News

These stories are courtesy of APHA’s Public Health Newswire

From NFL to Ebola fighter, public health champion: Q&A with Madieu Williams

Super Bowl XLIX is just two days away, but the greatest NFL news story is about a public health hero — not a deflated football. Learn more

Jan. 30 news: Raising the smoking age, “precision medicine,” Super Bowl calories

Check out the latest in public health news for Friday, January 30, 2015. Learn more

APHA, health advocates urge strongest possible ozone standards

APHA and the American Lung Association conveyed a clear message yesterday: Even stronger air quality standards are required to protect the health of Americans. Learn more

Jan. 29 news: Smog standards, lab cameras, polio-like illness

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. Learn more

Jan. 28 news: Measles, sugary drinks linked to earlier menstruation, Bill Gates on pandemics

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. Learn more

National Public Health Week toolkit now online

Everything you need to help promote a healthy U.S. is now one click away, thanks to the 2015 National Public Health Week toolkit. Learn more

Measles outbreak highlights record number of U.S. cases in 2014

Measles is back and making headlines thanks to a recent and growing outbreak linked to a popular theme park. Find out how this previously "eliminated" disease is making a comeback in the U.S. and how you can protect yourself and others from it. Learn more

APHA announces Alfredo Morabia as new editor of the American Journal of Public Health

APHA welcomes new editor-in-chief, Alfredo Morabia, MD, PhD, to begin a five-year term with the American Journal of Public Health Learn more

Jan. 27 news: Neglect and brain development, Madagascar plague, e-cigarette limits

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, January 27, 2015. Learn more

Jan. 26 news: APHA on food safety and climate, measles, WHO on health emergencies

Check out today's public health news on Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. Learn more