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Arkansas Public Health Association Conference

April 6, 2017 | By Myca Grant

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, […]

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The Flavor Report

April 6, 2017 | By Myca Grant

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.

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Chronic Disease Forum

April 6, 2017 | By Myca Grant

The Tenth Annual Chronic Disease Forum & Cardiovascular Disease Summit is coming up soon!  It will be held on Thursday, April 20 and Friday, April 21 at the Benton Event Center. To register for the conference, click here.

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Cancer Control Month

April 4, 2017 | By Myca Grant

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 […]

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