Originally published 09/01/2016
New York’s polio epidemic a century ago had many of the problems found in the response to Zika: false rumors, ethnic prejudice and ineffective measures.
Originally published 02/25/2016
John Robert McNeill
Mosquito-borne disease a monster killer in the Americas.
Originally published 02/15/2016
The key question is whether Americans will respond to Zika and lead poisoning as problems predominantly of the poor, met with pity and a shrug of the shoulders, or as a call to arms.
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