Rx for Survival: Back to the Basics
Related NOVA Resources
The following resources from the companion Web site accompany this program:
The Television Series
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Why Global Health Matters
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some of the socioeconomic factors that affect their prevalence and impact.
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Global Health Champions
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Politics & Global Health
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and interrelated, and how to influence U.S. federal health policies.
Ask the Experts
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and social studies classes.