ENVIRONMENT

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Environment / Transportation / The Nation's Health


Biking, walking become more accessible in metro areas
by

Lindsey Wahowiak

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March 07, 2018

Across the country, metropolitan areas large and small are taking steps to improve local walking and biking opportunities. New guides from APHA and partners are helping them improve their communities. Read our report from The Nation's Health.
Marcus Franklin

Environment / Guest Post


Fumes across the fence-line
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Louise Dettman

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March 01, 2018

Health impacts from oil and gas air pollution on fence-line communities
five kids on playground

Annual Meeting / Child Health / Environment


Making children's environmental health a priority
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Louise Dettman

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November 07, 2017

A staggering 1.7 million children younger than 5 die around the globe each year due to environmental causes, with lower respiratory infections and diarrheal disease the top killers.
APHA 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo

Annual Meeting / Environment


News release: Higher air pollution in cities tied to higher mortality
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Megan Lowry

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November 07, 2017

New research presented today at APHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo examined the burden of air pollution and its association with mortality in Chinese cities.