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Improving Critical Collaboration Between Public Health Officials and Law Enforcement

The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), representing the nation’s nearly 3,000 local health departments, hosted its 2019 Preparedness Summit on March 26-29 in St. Louis….

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WHO Says Ebola Outbreak Is Not An International Public Health Emergency

Updated at 5:30 p.m. ET The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo “does not meet the criteria for a Public Health Emergency…

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Three public health interventions could prevent 94 million premature deaths

A worldwide effort to lower people’s blood pressure, cut their sodium intake, and eliminate trans fat from their diet could dramatically reduce the incidence of…

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Urban life can present many challenges for public health

Kolkata, May 31 (UNI) People have long migrated to cities in search of opportunities to improve their lives but rising urbanization is putting many cities…

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Richland Public Health announces June health screenings

MANSFIELD — Several community health screenings have been scheduled around Richland County during June. The free health assessments from Richland Public Health nurses are intended…

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Is Porn a Public Health Crisis?

If headlines are to be trusted, porn is the single driving force behind all of society’s ills, from sexual assault to teen pregnancy rates to millennial men’s flaccid…

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Morocco’s public health-care and education sectors facing worst crisis

Serious grievances. Doctors take part in a strike in Rabat. (Saad Guerraoui) CASABLANCA – Morocco’s public health-care and education sectors are going through serious crises…

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Finalists for College of Public Health dean to visit campus

Four finalists for the position of dean of the University of Georgia College of Public Health will visit campus in the coming weeks. A committee chaired by Lisa K….

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Public Health Partnership

The Ministry of Health and Population and Nyaya Health Nepal marked 10 years of partnership with an event to assess how Public-Private Partnership models can…

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3 Essential Questions For Good Public Health Policy

In many ways, science is easier than public policy. The reason is because the former is simply a matter of uncovering facts, while the latter…

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