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 the US population and its health in the last hundred years.

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HPH Fall 2013 Then_Now infographic

All figures refer to the U.S. “Then” ranges from 1900 to 1920. “Now” ranges from 2006 to 2013.

Individual sections with sources:

Life and Death
Habits and Health
How We Lived