Nominate one or more outstanding professionals for any of four awards to be presented at ASTHO's Annual Meeting this September.
A look at infrastructure gains that resulted from increased engagement during the H1N1 pandemic.
Addressing communication challenges that may arise when responding to an infectious disease outbreak.
Washington state guidelines promote early and consistent prenatal and postnatal substance abuse screening.
Virginia offers funding to support projects across sectors working on National Prevention Strategy priorities to reduce chronic disease.
State examples that illustrate how multiple sectors can work together to create environments that support healthy lifestyles.
Information to help state health agencies and partners implement evidence-based change strategies to improve blood pressure control.
A resource for state health departments that are developing a state health assessment and guidance for meeting PHAB standards.
A series of snapshots that illustrate how states translate America’s Health Rankings into action in an effort to drive change.
Toolkits to help public health officials understand and use legal authorities to prepare for and respond to emergencies.
Primary Care and Public Health Highlights newsletter
from states and territories
Improving birth outcomes in the U.S. Read more »
FDA Panel Snubs Morphine-Oxycodone Combo
An FDA advisory committee has voted unanimously against approval of an oral combination of morphine and oxycodone (Moxduo) for acute pain.
American Indian and Alaska Native death rates nearly 50 percent greater than those of non-Hispanic whites
Death records show that American Indian and Alaska Native death rates for both men and women combined were nearly 50 percent greater than rates among non-Hispanic whites during 1999-2009.
Impact of whooping cough vaccination revealed
Since its introduction across the globe between 1940 and 1960, vaccination has dramatically reduced rates of infection and loss of life from whooping cough. However, strategies used to date have not completely eradicated strains of the bacteria, instead leading to an increase in diversity.
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