Disease Now and Potential Future Pandemics

  • Walter Dodds


The chapter reviews diseases of humanity, both chronic disease and emergent diseases, that may harp much of humanity over short periods of time. It explains why the chances for pandemics are increasing and how they are inevitable. The threats of biological warfare and bioterrorism are covered, and the ways that we can stop pandemics are brought to the reader’s attention.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Walter Dodds
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  1. 1.Division of BiologyKansas State UniversityManhattanUSA

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