1954 - Living Longer (1997)

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    Non Fiction

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  • Living Longer: 1952 Alternative


Eye witness accounts of the twentieth century continue with a look at how public health improved in the second half of the century and the development of new medicines overcame diseases like TB, polio and smallpox. Also discusses how health problems are still challenging scientists with old diseases on the increase and new ones like AIDS spreading the globe.

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