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Restaurant Safety: How Does the Grading System Work?

Why is the restaurant grading system important, and how does it work? Explore the meaning of restaurant grades, and resources that help ensure restaurant safety.

Why Racism Is a Public Health Issue

Racism limits the ability of people to attain their highest level of health. Learn more about health disparities and why racism is a public health issue.

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Gun Violence as a Public Health Issue

Gun violence — injuries and deaths by firearms — is on the rise in the U.S. Learn what it means to understand gun violence as a public health issue today.

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Strategies for Community Health Advocate: Roles and Responsibilities

Are you ready to advocate for your community’s health? Learn more about community health advocates and how to become an advocate for patients in need.

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Discovering Public Health Issues With Data

What does data science have to do with public health? Learn how data and biostatistics can help public health professionals address public health issues.

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Community Health Educator: Salary and Job Description

What does a community health educator do? Explore the importance of community health, and the role, salary, education requirements for community health educators.

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Types of Hazards in the Workplace

What types of hazards in the workplace do industrial hygiene experts safeguard people from? Explore potential workplace hazards and ways of managing them.

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What Is Community Mental Health?

Community mental health provides support for people who otherwise could not access mental health services. Learn more about community mental health services.

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Guide to Industrial Hygiene

What is industrial hygiene and how does it help companies and their workforce? Explore how industrial hygiene prevents workplace injuries, illnesses, and death.

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What Can You Do with a Master’s in Industrial Hygiene?

What jobs can master’s in industrial hygiene degree-holders explore? Discover the roles, skill requirements, and salaries for several careers in the field.

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Flood Preparedness: What You Need to Know

Common and costly, floods affect thousands of people per year and cause billions of dollars in damages. Discover expert-backed tips on flood preparedness.