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LOS ANGELES – Public Health Investigates Additional Measles Case

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) is investigating an additional confirmed case of measles in a Los Angeles County resident. Public…

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Digital Company Propeller Finds Success With Public Health

Propeller Health is a digital company that has positive clinical results as well as financial success. Last year Propeller was acquired for $225 million after being named a Most Innovative Company. It also has public…

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Tracy Nelson named director of Colorado School of Public Health at CSU

Tracy Nelson, a professor in the CSU Department of Health and Exercise Science, has been named director of the Colorado School of Public Health at…

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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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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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