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Making the health and transportation connection

Louise Dettman


August 23, 2019

New Stories from the Field highlight cross-sector partnerships.
smiling woman standing next to bike

Transportation / The Nation's Health / Health Equity

Complete streets promoting health equity in communities

Julia Haskins


August 27, 2018

A “complete streets” approach ensures that mobility conditions are met for all.
front page of The Nation's Health newspaper

Environment / Transportation / The Nation's Health

Biking, walking become more accessible in metro areas

Lindsey Wahowiak


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.
Georges Benjamin holding up traffic safety report


Report measures states on adoption of traffic safety laws
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February 02, 2018

More than 37,400 people were killed in motor vehicle crashes in 2016, and early 2017 data suggest that number isn’t fading. But a new report out last week offers tools to reduce the toll of traffic deaths and injuries.