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Laurie Garrett in Rx for Survival

Rx for Survival

2005 NR

Despite a string of 20th century milestones in the field of public health, conditions in developing countries remain substandard, due in part to rapidly evolving diseases and an ever-slowing stream of technological advances. Filmed in more than 20 countries around the world by an award-winning documentary team, this fascinating series explores what makes us sick, what keeps us healthy and what it takes to make good health last.