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As urban gardening grows more popular (2 million+ new city gardeners since ’08), it’s important to know the risks: news.yahoo.com/toxic-secret-b…
Miss any of today's #NPHWchat? Check out a transcript of all the great tweets via @healthhashtags goo.gl/Us18ai
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Reminder: the #NPHWChat will get started in about 10 minutes!
"Get the right training and do field work" - advice from @JohnsHopkinsSPH keynote speaker for #GlobalHealthWeek. bit.ly/1n4ltSD
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New analysis shows that legislating smoke-free public places led directly to improvements in children’s health. indianexpress.com/article/world/…
Whether you’re a #PHNerd or just want to learn, today’s #NPHWchat should be up your alley twtvite.com/wjtpff64i1flg8e pic.twitter.com/xotCceHeCH
One estimate puts the lifetime medical costs associated with childhood obesity at $19,000 per child. usatoday.com/story/news/nat…
The Chinese gov’t could do more to encourage wealthy citizens to be more philanthropic, says @BillGates: chicagotribune.com/news/sns-rt-us…
People of @JohnsHopkins - don't be frightened by the lack of snow. Often at this time of year, spring happens. #gohop pic.twitter.com/2ubrRMmVoO
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So excited to have launched the Stand Against Sitting health campaign @JohnsHopkinsSPH! standagainstsitting.com #standup
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Public health advocates note the challenges of reaching out to parents skeptical of vaccine efficacy npr.org/blogs/health/2…
.@JohnsHopkinsSPH is celebrating Global Health Week. Check out a Q&A with Thursday's keynote speaker Kevin DeCock, MD bit.ly/1oJm8gT
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Researchers from @RobinHoodNYC & @ColumbiaMSPH seek a more complete, accurate way to measure poverty. npr.org/2014/04/02/297…
Each year, 2 million people in the U.S. get infections that are resistant to antibiotics. prevention.com/health/healthy… pic.twitter.com/3CcPh83zhh
Rise and shine: researchers explore the potential health benefits of exposure to early morning sunlight: npr.org/blogs/health/2…
A rule proposal to give the @US_FDA authority over e-cigarettes is coming “very soon” reuters.com/article/2014/0…
Small bite, big threat: the @WHO’s advice for limiting exposure to insect-borne illness. youtube.com/watch?v=LutGFr…
Small bite, big threat: @WHO highlights threat of vector-borne diseases, endangering over half of the world's pop. who.int/mediacentre/ne…
From 1 - 3 p.m. EST, check out @NPHW’s live “Creating the healthiest nation through system transformation” webcast: stream.sparkstreetdigital.com/player-ce.html…