Nominate one or more outstanding professionals for any of four awards to be presented at ASTHO's Annual Meeting this September.
Information to help state health agencies and partners implement evidence-based change strategies to improve blood pressure control.
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.
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.
A letter from Paul Jarris to the National Association of Chain Drug Stores praising CVS for deciding to stop selling tobacco products.
This document is meant to orient state and territorial health officials to the role they play in promoting health equity.
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 »
Powerful Narcotic Painkiller Up For FDA Approval
The FDA is weighing the pros and cons of a drug that would, for the first time, combine morphine and oxycodone in a single pill. Critics warn it could launch a new wave of abuse.
New research shows people are thinking about their health early in the week
A new study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine analyzing weekly patterns in health-related Google searches reveals a recurring pattern that could be leveraged to improve public health strategies.
Regulating legal marijuana could be guided by lessons from alcohol, tobacco, study says
A new study outlines how regulations on alcohol and tobacco may provide guidance to policymakers concerned about the public health consequences of legalizing marijuana.
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