US government to provide $266 million to build community, public health work force

CNN  —  The US government is awarding more than $266 million from the American Rescue Plan to expand the nation’s community and public health work force, officials will announce Friday.…

How You Can Be A Good Public Speaker—Even If You Don’t Speak For A Living!

How to give a great speech. iClipArt By Dianna Booher— No matter where your paycheck, profits, or clients come from, learning to give a good speech can increase your chances…

Germany’s 9 euro ticket has created ‘momentum’ for cheap public transport

(CNN) — Walking from Brühl’s town center to the train station, I passed a UNESCO World Heritage site. The 18th-century Augustusburg Palace — one of Germany’s earliest examples of Rococo…

Overlapping emergencies strain the nation’s public health workforce and threaten critical vaccination campaigns

Health officials are banking on vaccinations to contain monkeypox and polio before those become standing threats in the United States. They’re counting on updated boosters to restore waning immunity against…

Health departments apply lessons learned from Covid to other public health concerns

“Hopefully your business would never have to respond to an overdose, but we’d rather have you have some Narcan on hand just in case,” Piccolo, director of Park City-County Health…

‘The next public health disaster in the making’: Studies offer new pieces of long Covid puzzle

President Joe Biden said in April that long Covid was a priority for his administration and ordered two reports: one that lays out a research agenda for the country and…

U.S. Declares Monkeypox a Public Health Emergency

Aug. 4, 2022 – The Biden administration declared monkeypox a public health emergency on Thursday. There have been over 6,600 reported cases of the disease in the United States, up…

Public health leaders say Biden administration’s monkeypox response isn’t enough

They, along with leaders of some national LGBTQ organizations, are frustrated and angry at the federal government for its “lack of urgency” about the ongoing outbreak. They say they feel…

How Republicans Are ‘Weaponizing’ Public Office Against Climate Action

Like Ms. Omarova, Ms. Raskin withdrew her nomination. “Sarah was subject to baseless attacks from industry and conservative interest groups,” Mr. Biden said in a statement. The treasurers have also…

Monkeypox is public health emergency of international concern – WHO

The decision was announced Saturday morning after WHO convened its second emergency committee on the issue on Thursday. “I have decided that the global monkeypox outbreak represents a public health…