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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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The Nation’s Health: Scary diseases to spook you this Halloween

This Storify post about spooky diseases this Halloween is brought to you by The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper. Learn more

Oct. 31 news: Ebola protocols, food allergies on Halloween, diabetes and TB

Check out the latest in public health news for Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. Learn more

Obama: US health workers heroes, will “ultimately snuff out this outbreak” of Ebola

In a White House event yesterday, President Barack Obama stated affirmatively that “we will contain and ultimately snuff out this outbreak of Ebola." Learn more

AJPH editorial argues for ethical response to Ebola

A new editorial from the American Journal of Public Health outlines the moral challenges of the Ebola epidemic, particularly regarding public health response. Read on and tell us what you think. Learn more

Oct. 30 news: MERS cases, Obama praises health care workers, new meningitis B vaccine

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. Learn more

APHA provides science-based voice on Ebola

In the midst of the worst Ebola outbreak in history, APHA has been helping deliver expert, credible information about the outbreak and response efforts. Learn more

Oct. 29 news: Ebola, quarantines, chronic fatigues, high milk intake

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014. Learn more

Jonas Salk would have turned 100 today

Google isn’t the only one celebrating what would have been the 100th birthday of the late Jonas Salk, MD. Oct. 28 is also a day of remembrance at APHA. Learn more

Oct. 28 news: CDC issue Ebola guidance, fetal alcohol syndrome rates, Google recognizes Dr. Salk

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. Learn more