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These stories are courtesy of APHA’s Public Health Newswire

Message from President Barack Obama recognizing National Public Health Week

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Sept. 18 news: Plastic chemicals and asthma, enterovirus, Ebola hospital preparedeness

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Learn more

The Nation’s Health: 4 reasons why all pharmacies should ditch tobacco

Check out four reasons why all pharmacies should ditch tobacco in this Storify recap from The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper. Learn more

You can join US Ebola response right now

Yesterday, U.S. President Barack Obama announced “a major increase” in the nation’s response to Ebola. And you can help. Learn more

Sept. 17 news: US Census Bureau on income and health insurance, Ebola vaccine

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. Learn more

Today is Get Ready Day

Today, APHA asks one very important question: Are you ready? It’s Get Ready Day — APHA’s annual event to raise emergency preparedness awareness nationwide. Learn more

AJPH study: Hispanic neighborhoods may face the most air pollution

Where you live can affect your health, and new research finds an association between the racial and ethnic makeup of your neighborhood and exposure to air pollution. Learn more

Sept. 16 news: Troops to battle Ebola, pain medication overdoses, parents and whooping cough

Check out the latest in public health for Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014. Learn more

Sept. 15 news: APHA Get Ready Google+ Hangout on preparedness, Ebola, CDC

Check out today's public health news on Monday, Sept. 15, 2014. Learn more

Experts: Public health delivers the best return

Pfizer Inc. Vice President of Medical External Affairs Jack Watters spoke at the National Health Research Forum in Washington, D.C., yesterday with a private-sector approach unlike his peers. Learn more