All posts tagged "Public Health"
Six Members of the HIV/AIDS Council Resign in Frustration
And after 150 days Trump hasn't appointed a leader for the White House Office of National AIDS Policy.
Are Infectious Diseases on the Rise?
Why is the number of epidemics increasing?
The Obesity Epidemic: What’s Behind One of America’s Largest Health Problems?
Can anything be done to reverse the trend?
Feeling Okay? The History of the Flu and Flu Vaccines
Fall has started and along with it comes several long-anticipated events like football season, changing weather, and Thanksgiving. But...
ZNA: Could your ZIP Code at Birth Predict Your Health?
Your "ZNA" may impact your health more than your genetic code.
A Call for Help in Flint’s Toxic Water Emergency
Flint, Michigan is poisoning its residents.
Controversy in California: Childhood Vaccines Now Mandatory
The outbreak at Disney has sparked vaccine requirements for all children.
Are We Spending Enough on Public Health?
Public health initiatives aim to keep us all happy and healthy.
Heroin: The New Drug of the Middle Class?
Why has heroin become a popular drug for middle class Americans?
Christie, Obama Weigh in on Measles Vaccine
President Obama and Governor Chris Christie stand on opposite sides of the aisle when it comes to vaccinations.
Keep Calm and Carry On: You Don’t Have Ebola
It seems like all anyone can talk about anymore is Ebola.
The Costs of Criminalizing Homelessness
Trying to get by without a reliable place to stay is difficult. But it becomes nearly impossible when...
The Anti-Vaccination Movement: Eradicated Diseases Making a Comeback
In recent years, an increasing number of parents decided not to vaccinate their children for a number of...