ANHE

Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments

Welcome! Our website is the home of the Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments (ANHE) and is THE place for nurses to gather essential environmental health information, connect with other nurses, and join in the activities of ANHE. Explore our communities (how topic areas are arranged) and start making positive changes!.

eTextbook

Are you new to environmental health or looking to expand your knowledge? Are you a nursing educator or researcher? Our eTextbook provides the latest Environmental Health information – peer-reviewed and written by experts.

Life Cycles

Environmental exposures can have different health impacts across the lifecycle. Discover how environmental exposures can impact human health across the lifecycle – from prenatal through old age.

Hazards

An A-Z resource on environmental hazards andhuman health effects, and tools for assessing exposures.

E-PubHub

Compendium of environmental health articles written by nurses.

Resources

Your one stop shop for environmental health assessment tools, handouts, presentations, videos, and more

Research

Here’s where nursing researchers can connect with each other, discover current focus areas in environmental health nursing research, stay abreast of funding opportunities, and participate in the research workgroup of ANHE. (more…)

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Latest events

How Fracking Impacts Public Heath (A forum)
5:30 - 8:30, 23 Jul 2014

Join us for a public forum about the health impacts of fracking

Latest blog posts

Oil by Rail and 'Acid Fracking'

July 9, 2014 by Kate Conant   Comments (0)

Moving gas by rail is being considered again in California, and Valero Energy is trying to build a case and way th ep

Earthquakes and Endocrine Disruption

June 24, 2014 by Kate Conant   Comments (0)

Earthquakes are becoming more common in Texas. In just 3 months, 34 earthquakes were felt and some subsequently opene

Week End Updates 6/20/14

June 20, 2014 by Kate Conant   Comments (0)

California has modified fracking regulations to require monitoring of seismic activity. A unanimous decision from the

small JUMPS FOR JOY- New York A.5424-b

June 17, 2014 by Kate Conant   Comments (0)

June 17 marks a day where environmentalists and anti-fracking enthusiasts can jump in joy. An advancement has been ma

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Register now to start engaging with other nurses interested in environmental health here on ANHE's website. Once you register you can join our communities, create your profile so other nurses can connect with you, comment on posts, and more.

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Featured communities

open community / 11 members

Fracking and Public Health

Provides basic information on fracking, health effects, and ways for nurses to be involved in advocacy around this issue.

open community / 22 members

Climate Change and Health

Provides an overview of climate change, explores health implications and provides an opportunity for advocacy on climate change issues.

open community / 30 members

Vulnerable Populations

Biological, social, and behavioral factors that make humans, across the life span, more vulnerable to poor health outcomes from environmental stressors.

open community / 26 members

Why Nursing and Environmental Health?

The environment along with human behavior, genetics/biology and the health care system contribute to the health and illness among human populations.

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