Public Health in the News (1/28/18 – 2/3/18)

By Grace Bellinger, NPHR Blog Editor


  • Longitudinal Danish study suggests that having migraine headaches increases a person’s risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • Canadian study finds that the risk of a heart attack is six times higher in the week after getting the flu.


  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that the flu season is getting worse, especially for children.


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The is the blog of the Northwestern Public Health Review journal. The blog and journal are both student run and contain research articles, opinions, interviews and other content pertaining to public health.

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