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What Is Epidemiology? Key Terms in Public Health
Epidemiology dates back to 400 B.C. when Hippocrates detailed how environmental factors have an impact on the frequency of disease.Read More
What Is Health Informatics, and How Does It Affect Public Health?
Health informatics helps health care organizations to make informed decisions.Read More
How the U.S. Public Health System Works: From Policy to Action
Learn more about how the U.S. public health system works and how it works towards solving complex public health crises.Read More
Guide to Sexually Transmitted Diseases for College Students
Around half of the 20 million new sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) diagnosed each year are among young people aged 15–24 years.Read More
Climate Change and Human Health: Statistics, Risks, and Resources
Climate change can have a huge impact on people’s physical and mental health and well-being.Read More
What to Know About Social Work Licensing
An essential component to practice as a social worker is earning a license, which provides formal recognition that the licensee meets the qualifications for safe and professional practice.Read More