Recognizing the patterns of truth
You may have seen the movie based on the life of Bennet I. Omalu, MD, MBA, MPH. Find out the real story behind what he has discovered, in CTE and in letting science lead the way.
AMA adopts policy to prevent further spread of vector-borne diseases
Due to the increasing threat of vector-borne diseases in the U.S., new AMA policy calls for improved surveillance for vector-borne diseases.
Ring in new year with AMA’s 10 tips for your patients’ health
America’s physicians offer these recommendations to share with patients. Following this advice can make a big difference this year.
AMA statement on declining life expectancy
The trend of declining life expectancy in the United States is deeply concerning and demands an all-hands-on-deck approach to reverse course.
Future physicians should seek training to enhance access to rural care
The AMA encourages medical students and residents to seek training opportunities in public and population health to increase access to care in rural areas.
AMA cautions about health risks from wire-bristle grill brushes
As people fire up their grills this Fourth of July, the AMA urges anyone cooking on a grill to use caution when using a wire-bristle grill brush.
Public health improvement
Learn how the Advocacy Resource Center can help improve public health in your state.
About improving health outcomes
Learn why and how the AMA is focusing efforts to help prevent type 2 diabetes and heart disease.
Alarming drop in life expectancy sparks call for study, action
Physicians want to better understand what’s behind the distressing trend and how to reverse it. Through advocacy and prevention initiatives, the AMA aims to help patients live longer, healthier lives.