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Climate change, epidemics on World Health Organization list of global health threats

Monday, the World Health Organization published a list of the decade’s biggest global health threats. Climate change, infectious diseases, anti-vaxxers, a...
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Monday, the World Health Organization published a list of the decade’s biggest global health threats. Climate change, infectious diseases, anti-vaxxers, and antimicrobial resistance all topped the list.

The organization calls the problems “urgent, global health challenges” and noted many of the challenges are interlinked and none take higher priority than another. The list was developed with input from experts around the world.