A toolkit to help state and territorial health agencies enhance their climate readiness.
ASTHO and CDC are offering this Request for Proposals to help states identify, control, and improve blood pressure.
Issue briefs, individual state data, and the full report of ASTHO's latest Profile of State Public Health are now available.
ASTHO is monitoring the spread of Chikungunya fever and has developed an information page with background and ongoing updates.
Innovative practices and information to help states and territories increase access to vaccines and rates of vaccination.
Tools to help state health agencies implement and build on existing evidence-based public health policies and practices.
Guidance to help state and territorial health agencies effectivley partner with pharmacies during routine and pandemic flu seasons.
Toolkits to help public health officials understand and use legal authorities to prepare for and respond to emergencies.
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.
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UN health agency urges crackdown on e-cigarettes
Governments should have tougher rules for electronic cigarettes--banning their use indoors and putting them off limits for minors--until more evidence can be gathered about their risks, the U.N. health agency said Tuesday.
More than a quarter-million youth who had never smoked a cigarette used e-cigarettes in 2013
More than a quarter of a million youth who had never smoked a cigarette used electronic cigarettes in 2013, according to a CDC study published in the journal Nicotine and Tobacco Research.
Five state health departments worked to improve quality
ASTHO led a national demonstration initiative with five state public health agencies to promote quality improvement (QI) and to link QI to the departments’ efforts to achieve accreditation from the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB).
A new strain of Ebola emerges in Democratic Republic Of Congo
A new outbreak of Ebola is being reported in the Democratic Republic of Congo. But scientists say it's not related to the Ebola epidemic going on in West Africa.
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