2019 Novel Coronavirus, Wuhan, China

FEBRUARY 8,  2020 Coronavirus death toll hits 811, eclipsing SARS CDC LIVE UPDATES The death toll in China from the coronavirus has risen to 811, surpassing SARS fatalities in the 2002-2003 outbreak, Chinese health authorities announced on Sunday, 2/9/2020  China’s...

SAPHE Fact Sheet

State Action for Public Health Excellence (SAPHE) State Action for Public Health Excellence (SAPHE) Program (S1294/H1935) by Senator Jason Lewis and Representatives Kane and Garlick https://malegislature.gov/Bills/191/H1935   ...

25th Annual MAHB Certificate Program

We are currently planning the dates for the 2020 Silver Anniversary 25th MAHB Fall Certificate Program.  We will be selecting two Saturdays in November 2020 to be held at the Marlboro Holiday Inn the Taunton Holiday Inn. The dates will be announced soon.  Click Here...

An Act Modernizing Tobacco Control

January 18, 2020 On December 11, 2019, new regulations (105 CMR 665) that restrict the sale of nicotine vaping and flavored vaping and tobacco products. The new law, An Act Modernizing Tobacco Control, provided the Massachusetts Department of Public Health with...

Legal Handbook Revision -Update

JANUARY 18, 2020. The legal handbook is undergoing a final review and will be available shortly.  We are currently adding sections explaining the new tobacco law “An Act Modernizing Tobacco Control” passed on December 11, 2019.  Check back soon for the...