Public Health in the News (2/11/18 – 2/17/18)

By Grace Bellinger, NPHR Blog Editor



  • Data and forecasts from the CDC show that many millennial women are not expected to have as many children as they wish, due to declining fertility rates.
  • Federal health officials have announced that the flu vaccine is working more effectively than expected this flu season.
  • The FDA has approved the Banyan Brain Trauma Indicator, a blood test that can detect concussions.


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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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