Four states from the ASTHO Million Hearts Learning Collaborative will receive additional funding as part of the Million Hearts Initiative.
Iowa's EAP has promoted a positive, healthy work environment for 25 years, improving state employees’ emotional and mental health.
Nebraska links HIV positive patients to care services.
A letter from Paul Jarris to the National Association of Chain Drug Stores praising CVS for deciding to stop selling tobacco products.
A series of snapshots that illustrate how states translate America’s Health Rankings into action in an effort to drive change.
This document is meant to orient state and territorial health officials to the role they play in promoting health equity.
A look at statewide initiatives which promote increasing physical activity across multiple sectors and throughout the lifespan.
Toolkits to help public health officials understand and use legal authorities to prepare for and respond to emergencies.
ASTHO's Tobacco Control web page has been redesigned and features new resources geared toward state health agencies.
A variety of resources compiled by ASTHO on efforts to prevent firearm injuries and deaths.
Primary Care and Public Health Highlights newsletter
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Improving birth outcomes in the U.S. Read more »
Severe diarrheal illness in children linked to antibiotics prescribed in doctor’s offices
The majority of pediatric Clostridium difficile infections, which are bacterial infections that cause severe diarrhea and are potentially life-threatening, occur among children in the general community who recently took antibiotics prescribed in doctor’s offices for other conditions, according to a new study by the CDC.
Financial 'vicious cycle' traps poor women caregivers
Caring for aging parents can be a burden for anyone, but poor women are more likely to need to take it on and to enter a financial downward spiral as a result, a recent study suggests.
Removing playground benches may get adults moving
Getting adults to be more active on visits to children's playgrounds could be as simple as removing the temptation to sit, a small new study suggests.
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Jul 14-17, 2014
Sheraton Hotel & Marina
Jul 17-18, 2014
Sep 9-11, 2014
Hyatt Regency - Tamaya, Albuquerque, NM
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