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Top 10 Public Health Disasters of the 20th Century

Public health disasters were as numerous during the twentieth century as they were before French chemist Louis Pasteur discovered that bacteria caused illnesses in 1860. During the previous century, diseases that killed thousands of people did not have cures, but … Continue reading

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17 Intriguing Infographics About Global Health

Anyone who is interested in public health may also be interested in the recent rash of new information graphics that attempt to portray various global health issues. While graphics often provide an easier way to understand an issue for many … Continue reading

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