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Harvard Public Health: Winter 2008

In this issue Health care for (almost) everyone More than 18 months after Massachusetts’ landmark legislation mandated that nearly every resident have quality health…

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Health care for (almost) everyone

[ Winter 2008 ] Massachusetts’ Bold Experiment  Heart disease. Cancer. Uninsurance. If not having health insurance were a disease, it would rank as the…

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Dean’s message: Investment in the future

[ Winter 2008 ] In her installation speech as President of Harvard University in October, Drew Faust reflected on the special quality of universities, stating that “The essence…

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Bacteria without borders

[ Winter 2008 ] Scientists trace inflammatory ulcerative colitis to failure of immune system “peacekeeper” A delicate barrier is all that stands between billions of foreign…