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Great news for public health: Our nutrition facts label is changing – in three years

First lady Michelle Obama announced an important public health win yesterday: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is changing the nutrition facts label in some significant ways, The new changes take effect for large manufactures on July 26, 2018. Smaller … Continue reading

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Happy May – and some current PH thinking!

How about a few words on political apathy and public health issues – straight from Georges Benjamin, the current Executive Director of APHA? Next up – a quick (3-minute) video on Healthier Washington, with key policymakers discussing an important pilot … Continue reading

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Second “1st Monday” event coming up! Monday March 7

We’ll have KCPH staff and two CWU Public Health students sharing their experiences from last month’s Legislative Day! Join us. This will be a great presentation. Monday, March 7 – 8 to 9:30am – we’ll bring the coffee and goodies! … Continue reading

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Thinking about where your public health degree will take you?

The APHA just alerted its email subscribers to this well-written blog post encouraging undergraduate students to consider a career in governmental public health. Read it and get your “hmmm…. maybe!” juices flowing.

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