News

These stories are courtesy of APHA’s Public Health Newswire

NPHW Proclamation

National Public Health Week starts today! To kick things off, President Obama issued a proclamation recognizing the value public health workers deliver to our country every day. Take a look! Learn more

June 30 news: Merck Manuals, Ebola, parasites

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. Learn more

Supreme Court rules against EPA toxic air standard

The Supreme Court ruled to block the EPA's toxic air standard stating that the EPA did not consider costs before planning its implementation. Read on to learn about the impacts this could have on health. Learn more

USAID briefing: Everyone should have access to clean water

“The issue is not food, the issue is not shelter — the issue is water,” said Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas, last week at a briefing in Washington, D.C. “Water is life, for us in America and for people in other countries. In 2015, people throughout the world should have access to clean water.” Learn more

June 29 news: Marriage equality featuring APHA’s Georges Benjamin, Michigan v. EPA, workplace injuri

Check out today's public health news on Monday, June 29, 2015. Learn more

June 29 news: Marriage equality featuring APHA’s Georges Benjamin, Michigan v. EPA, workplace injuri

Check out today's public health news on Monday, June 29, 2015. Learn more

Supreme Court overturns same-sex marriage bans

APHA cheers the court's decision to allow same-sex couples across the entire nation benefits of marriage equal to opposite-sex couples, including health benefits. Learn more

APHA on King v. Burwell victory: ‘More than 6 million Americans breathe sigh of relief’

Health insurance is here to stay for more than 6 million Americans. Learn more

Public health reactions to King v. Burwell

Check out public health's reactions to the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in King v. Burwell, which saved health insurance for more than 6 million people. Learn more

June 26 news: King v. Burwell victory, marriage equality victory, iPhone addresses LGBT health

Check out today's public health news on Friday, June 26, 2015. Learn more