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    • Immunocompetence and the Hygiene Hypothesis 

      Wander, Katherine (2012-09-13)
      Background: Evidence from the United States and Europe supports the hygiene hypothesis-- exposure to infectious agents during immune system development protects against immune-mediated disorders (allergy and autoimmunity). ...
    • Neo-Colonial Epidemiology: Public health practice and the right to health in Guatemala 

      Ceron Valdes, Mario Alejandro (2013-07-25)
      This is a study of the everyday practice of epidemiology in Guatemala and how it shapes and is shaped by the notion of the right to health. Much of the research on the relationship between public health and human rights ...