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Stories in the January 2020 issue include:
Are the 10 essential public health services out of date? [ [link removed] ]
The go-to framework for defining and understanding the role of public health is under review as the health field evolves.
New code serves as ethical guidance for public health [ [link removed] ]
An updated Public Health Code of Ethics, released in November, offers principles for fair decisionmaking and ethical action.
Calls to action on public health take center stage at APHA 2019 [ [link removed] ]
Science, action and health were the focus at APHA’s 2019 Annual Meeting and Expo in Philadelphia.
Americans stressed over health care, current events [ [link removed] ]
Concerns over health care, gun violence and the upcoming presidential election are harming the mental health of millions of Americans.
Medicare coverage often insufficient for people with serious illnesses [ [link removed] ]
Out-of-pocket expenses for prescription drugs account for most of Medicare’s financial burden.
Study: Whooping cough can cause lasting damage to health [ [link removed] ]
Pertussis can have serious consequences for childhood development and health.
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Healthy You: How to get your exercise without sweating the cost [ [link removed] ]
Gym memberships can be expensive, but staying in good physical shape for the new year doesn’t have to break the bank. Read Healthy You online [ [link removed] ] , or download as a PDF in English and Spanish.
Buy your copies of APHA’s preparedness calendar. APHA's 2020 Get Ready Calendar [ [link removed] ] is available for bulk purchase. Place your order for a box or two of these cute calendars full of preparedness tips. Boxes of 120 calendars are available for only $480 each, which includes shipping to locations within the continental U.S. Contact Joe Bremner [ mailto:[email protected] ] .
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