In The News
The 69th Arkansas Public Health Association annual meeting and expo, “Building a Healthy Arkansas: Strategies to Improve Health in the Natural State” will be held May 10-12, 2017 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. The conference is targeted toward public health professionals in the state, school, medical, and community settings. Information will be tailored to teachers, […]
The Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids has released a new report highlighting the growth of flavored tobacco products. The FDA has banned flavored cigarettes, but there has been an increase in candy-flavored e-cigarettes and cigars. The report urges the FDA to ban all flavored tobacco products. To read the full report, click here.
April is Cancer Control Month! This campaign promotes cancer prevention, screening, resources for survivors, investment into research, and progress toward effective cancer control. Learn more about what cancers are affecting Arkansas in this interactive map from the CDC by clicking here. To raise awareness in your community using Twitter and Facebook messages you can adapt and […]