From the year 1900 to 1999, our nation pulled off 10 big accomplishments in healthy living. The end result of those 10 wins for health? Americans live 25 years longer.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ... a.k.a. CDC ... a.k.a. the 9000+ scientists our nation hires to protect our health and prevent disease in America ... CDC called these accomplishments the Ten Great Public Health Achievements in the 20th Century. We call them modern miracles. These modern life-saving miracles include... Seat belts. And refrigerators. Vaccines and hand-washing. Indoor plumbing and toilets. The pill. And ...
We are working on a bunch of features on CDC's famous list for you. Why? Because if you have questions about the science behind fluoride, you have questions about the science of public health. And America's ten great public health achievements are an amazing way to get the scoop. What do we have ready for you to explore? An interactive infographic and a We science feature. What is still in the works? A full multi-chapter e-book and features on current CDC science. More below!