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New APHA report: Can leveraging women’s health care narrow gaps in black men’s health?
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Megan Lowry

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May 31, 2018

A new APHA brief discusses an innovative strategy to narrow gaps in black men's health.
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Considering the individual in context for better health
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Louise Dettman

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April 30, 2018

Insight into the newest book release from APHA Press
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All Things APHA / Funding


President's proposed budget disastrous for public health
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Lindsey Wahowiak

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April 23, 2018

The White House Office of Management and Budget outlined the Trump administration’s proposed spending for the upcoming fiscal year. In it, there are extreme cuts to critical public health programs and services, according to a report in the latest issue of The Nation's Health.
Shayne, a fourth-grade student at Chenoweth Elementary School in Louisville, Kentucky, examines a crayfish as part of Kentucky’s West Louisville Outdoor Recreation Initiative

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Communities recognized for work to improve public health
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Lindsey Wahowiak

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April 13, 2018

Communities are going above and beyond to focus their work around local social determinants of health as part of the Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge.
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APHA supports the March for Science
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Megan Lowry

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April 12, 2018

Every day, APHA members and supporters fight for public health practices and policy that are backed by science, not opinion.
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All Things APHA / Prevention


The Nation’s Health special section addresses preventing sexual assaults
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David Fouse

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April 11, 2018

With a rise in national conversation about sexual violence, The Nation’s Health newspaper devoted a special section addressing the issue and sharing health strategies that work to prevent it.
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APHA's Billion Steps challenge strides past goal
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David Fouse

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April 10, 2018

For the second year, participants in APHA’s 1 Billion Steps Challenge far surpassed the goal as part of the National Public Health Week celebration.
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All Things APHA / The Nation's Health


Membership in APHA: A free perk for students at some schools
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Kim Krisberg

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February 14, 2018

A new school-sponsored student membership category launched last year by APHA is giving public health students access to the largest network of people studying and working in the field. Read more in this story from The Nation's Health.
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New book helps you share health information in your community
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Lindsey Wahowiak

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February 07, 2018

Educators and advocates in search of tools to help spread the word about public health have a new resource available to them: "Healthy You Tear & Share: Health Information Tipsheets."
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APHA voting record scores Congress on public health
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David Fouse

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February 06, 2018

Read our voting record to find out how well your members of Congress support public health.
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Public Health Preparedness: Case Studies in Policy and Management
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Louise Dettman

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February 01, 2018

A Q&A with the editors of a new book released by APHA Press.
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Community health programs recognized for innovation
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David Fouse

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January 31, 2018

Fifteen communities have been acknowledged for early success in the Healthiest Cities & Communities Challenge, organized by the Aetna Foundation, APHA and the National Association of Counties.

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