Public health over the airways and in print

Dale, Rachel
August 1994
Nation's Health;Aug94, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p3
Reports on various aspects of a media campaign by the American Public Health Association (APHA) to put forth the message that we need to set aside money for public health in the health care reform package. Comments from APHA President Eugene Feingold. INSET: Did you know that....


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