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Evgeniy Kalinovskiy |

Human health is almost unimaginably better than it was just a few generations ago. Still, threats to health and well-being continue to lurk in daily life, while the tremendous public health gains delivered by advances such as modern antibiotics are increasingly in jeopardy. Protecting public health requires constant vigilance and long-term thinking, as well as a health care system that delivers high-quality care at a cost that is sustainable to families, businesses and society.