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Eradication

Ridding the World of Diseases Forever?

by Nancy Leys Stepan

How shall we improve human health? One answer is: by eradication. The Gates Foundation announced in 2007 that their goal is malaria eradication; another of their priorities is polio eradication. Eradication means the complete elimination of a disease through deliberate human intervention. It stands for an absolute in public health.This book by the ...
Publish Date
2015
January 19
Goodreads rating
3.69
ISBN
9780801456848
Tags
sciencenonfictionhealth-wellbeingmedicine
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A useful history of efforts to eliminate diseases.     source