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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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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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Public health ‘improving under councils despite cuts’

Councils in England say there has been a marked improvement in public health since they took over responsibility for delivering services nearly six years ago,…

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Richland Public Health, restaurant inspections Jan. 7-14

Restaurant inspections. (Photo: . / Stock art) MANSFIELD – The following restaurant inspections with critical violations were conducted by Richland Public Health between Jan. 7 and…

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Climate Change Is a Public Health Emergency

Ever since human-caused climate change emerged into public consciousness around the late 1980s, news stories and public awareness campaigns surrounding the topic have predominantly been…

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Measles Outbreaks Show Why Anti Vaxxers Made WHO’s 10 Global Health Threats

Look at what made the World Health Organization’s (WHO’s) just-released list of “10 threats to global health in 2019.” Right alongside the Ebola virus, HIV, antibiotic-resistant…

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Health Risks Rise As Shutdown Hits Second Month

The government shutdown is threatening the health of millions of Americans, increasing the risk for harm as the partial closure of key federal agencies enters…

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