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Lecture 8

Lecture 8

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Health Studies
Jason Ramsay

thLec 8 March 14Global I The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypseand a BabyMajor global health risks extreme gradient effects the effects of global pandemics war and displacement Immediate and long term consequences 60 Mintues segment on Plumpy NutDemark is supposed to be the happiest place in the world but its because their lives are so bad that anything that is good makes them happy It has very few disparities no violence war These ppl are more content just satisfied with their lives no loans they get paid to go to school not workaholics They have high hopes GLOBAL 1 The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypseand a Baby happiness is a state thats what Americans focus on while Denmark says its a quality of life To be successful in North America you need to be compulsive and driven Denmark is homogenous everyone is white and DanishHealth care and child care is free in Denmark health care is a form of social capital Africa countries are bottom of the happiness indexworlds most dangerous animal mosquito and black fly Most Dangerous NonHuman Animals In Perspective Venomous snakes 250 000 fatalitiesyear Scorpions 2000 fatalitiesyear Big Cats 800 Fatalitiesyear Crocodiles 800 Fatalitiesyear Mosquitos13 MILLION fatalitiesyear While in Toronto its the racoon Plasmodium falcoparoiums affects CNS virulent strain most common form 85 occurance in SubSuharan Africa Transmitted by Anopheles MosquitoPlasmodium Falciparum Strain of malaria that is particularly virulent Appears to directly affect the central nervous system Can cause neurological sequelae and epilepsy Most common form of malaria 85 occurs in subsaharan Africa Malaria in con
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