Public Health in the News (8/4/19 – 8/10/19)

By Grace Bellinger, NPHR Editor-in-Chief


  • The World Resources Institute reported that a quarter of the world’s population is living in countries facing water crises.
  • The Philippines has declared a national dengue epidemic, with more than 622 deaths in 2019.


  • Northwestern Medicine study finds that sesame allergy affects more than 1 million people in the United States.

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