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December 14, 2009

Getting What We Deserve: Health & Medical Care in America

On December 8, Alfred Sommer, dean emeritus of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, discussed the state of health care in America and his new book Getting What We Deserve. The book examines why the U.S. spends nearly twice as much on health care than rest of the developed world, yet has higher infant mortality rates and shorter longevity than most nations.

 
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