The Vision Awards recognize outstanding state and territorial health department programs and initiatives that use a creative approach to address public health needs. Application deadline is May 31.
A variety of resources compiled by ASTHO on efforts to prevent firearm injuries and deaths.
Included in the reductions are significant cuts to some important public health programs, but increased funding for others.
ASTHO has developed a series of transportation, land use, and community design cross-sectoral, evidence-based policy guides.
ASTHO's executive director testified on March 13 on the importance of supporting public health in America.
A summary of the antiviral distribution and dispensing activities conducted by health departments in response to the H1N1 pandemic.
This primer explores ways to create successful partnerships among state health agencies, tribes, and tribal organizations.
A resource for promoting a Health in All Policies (HiAP) approach to policymaking and program development.
An overview of the issues and priorities state legislatures are expected to address with regard to public health in 2013.
Shedding light on health equity and health disparities in U.S. states and territories.
Strategies for integrating primary care and public health
Building better health together.
Coverage of the sequester and its impact on public
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Alzheimer's Cases Rise, But Hope Remains
More than 5 million Americans currently have Alzheimer's disease, and the number is only going to increase — in part, due to aging baby boomers. But researchers say increased awareness and early detection is helping patients live with the disease.
Well: Many Fronts in Fighting Obesity
Simply focusing on sugar will do little to quell the rising epidemic in the United States.
Fewer Kids Die While Waiting for New Organs (CME/CE)
Fewer children died waiting for organ transplants in the past decade after policy changes to the national organ allocation system, researchers stated.
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