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Shame, stigma barriers to COVID-19 testing for young and culturally diverse, report finds
Zimbabwe Independence Day
No new community cases; 4 new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation in 2 days
Statement from Chief Public Health Officer of Canada on April 17, 2021
Second Community Health Worker Town Hall Addresses Vaccine Safety and Efficacy
A Proclamation on National Volunteer Week, 2021
Force Health Protection Guidance – Department of Defense Guidance for Personnel Traveling During Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic
Global One Health initiative awarded CDC Cooperative Agreement
USS Oakland Commissioning Ceremony
Women seeking help for unmet needs often overdue for cervical cancer screenings
World Bank to Provide US$70 Million for COVID-19 Vaccination in El Salvador and Honduras
JCVI issues new advice on COVID-19 vaccination for pregnant women
Innovative, Multi-Sector Approach Critical for Pathogen Surveillance
Biden Administration Invests $4 Billion in American Rescue Plan Funding to Combat COVID-19 in Indian Country
Online tools, community health resource guidance could help older adults self-manage pain
Atikameksheng Anishinawbek, Wahnapitae and Mattagami First Nations and Canada highlight successful community-led solutions supported
AstraZeneca ChAdOx1–19 vaccine 16 April
Highly dense urban areas are not more vulnerable to COVID-19, researchers say
Review of health response to lead contamination put community first
New research finds slumped posture not such a pain in neck after all
Report into review of health response to lead contamination released
No new community cases; 1 case of COVID-19 in managed isolation 16 April
Strategic Plan outlines bold new vision for sport and recreation in South Australia
After early success, India’s daily COVID infections have surpassed US and Brazil
Explanations in online symptom checkers could improve user trust
Rural-urban divide compounds racial disparities in COVID-19 deaths, study finds
A method to assess Covid-19 transmission risks in indoor settings
Water crisis took toll on Flint adults’ physical, mental health
Transgender Women Urgently Need More HIV Prevention and Treatment Services, New CDC Data Show
Pfizer Invites Shareholders to Attend Virtual-Only 2021 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on April 22
Metabolic switch may regenerate heart muscle following heart attack
ICAO NACC Region updated on latest pandemic priorities
Pieter’s Corner: sense of conspiracy theorists
Partnering to Boost Next Gen Sequencing in Public Health
Study finds that pregnancy increases risk for women to develop first-time symptomatic kidney stones
IMF Staff Concludes Virtual Visit to Kuwait
Long-term weight retention and associated health risks identified in obese adults
Dog bites in children tripled during first lockdown, study finds
Statement on US Centers for Disease Control Study
GRECO urges states to prevent corruption risks when tackling COVID-19 pandemic’s economic impact
There’s a mental health emergency happening in South Australia
No new community cases; 2 cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation 15 April
Collaboration and continuity key to good medical support in aged care
Surf Life Savers recognised for their efforts this summer – Wollongong
ASM Convenes Partners to Advance Next Generation Sequencing in Support of Public Health
Reluctance to be vaccinated against COVID-19 among social media users is explained by conspiracy suspicions and general attitudes
CEQ Welcomes Brenda Mallory as New Chair
University of Toronto supports launch of WHO’s vision for global diabetes prevention and management