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Habits and health

From Infographic: Then and now Sources: Diet then: Series C 128-155—Nutrition—Foods, Apparent Civilian Per Capita Consumption: 1849-1945. Historical Statistics of the United States, 1789-1945. Bureau…

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How we lived

From Infographic: Then and now Sources: Indoor plumbing then: Lutz, James D. Lest We Forget, a Short History of Housing in the United States. Berkeley:…

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Demographics

From Infographic: Then and now Sources: Education then and now: Percentage of persons age 25 and over with high school completion or higher and a bachelor’s or…

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Then and Now: We've come a long way

Infographic: Then and now

We’ve come a long way since the Harvard-MIT School for Health Officers opened its doors in 1913. Have a look at the changes in…

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The uninsured and Medicaid

August 2013 — HSPH Professor Katherine Baicker discusses the Oregon Health Insurance Experiment, a unique study that evaluates the impact of covering the uninsured…

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Breakfast and heart disease risk

July 2013 — A new study led by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health researchers Leah Cahill and Eric Rimm finds that skipping breakfast…

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The Eradicator: Donald Hopkins

August 2013 — Donald Hopkins, MPH ’70, and currently a vice president at the Carter Center, has spent a career helping to eradicate two…

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Why Public Health? Jemila Kester

July 2013 — In our video series “Why Public Health?” we ask Harvard School of Public Health students and alumni to talk about what…

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