Public Health in the News (1/27/19 – 2/9/19)

By Grace Bellinger, NPHR Editor-in-Chief



  • Tyson Foods is recalling frozen chicken nuggets that may be contaminated with rubber.
  • New report from the American Heart Association claims that nearly half of all Americans have some form of heart disease.
  • The CDC reported that 11 people have been infected with salmonella from contact with pet hedgehogs.
  • The American Cancer Society reported that cancers related to obesity are becoming more common among millennials.


  • Northwestern Medicine study finds that long-term income volatility is associated with increased risk of cardiovascular events and mortality.
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