Disease Dilemmas

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1. Why may LIDCs have a higher incidence of communicable diseases?

  • Little sanitation, overcrowding, little access to clean water, limited healthcare
  • dirty surroundings, no healthcare
  • little education
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2. What is the correct order of the stages of the epidemiological model?

  • age of pestilence and famine, age of degenerative diseases, age of receding pandemics, age of delayed degenerative diseases
  • age of pestilence and famine, age of receding pandemics, age of delayed degenerative diseases, age of degenerative diseases
  • Age of pestilence and famine, age of receding pandemics, age of degenerative diseases, age of delayed diseases
  • Age of receding pandemics, age of pestilence and famine, age of delayed degenerative diseases, age of degenerative diseases

3. Why has the role of women been especially important in grass-roots strategies?

  • Women are often care-givers and often are involved in food preparation, it has been shown that education by women is more effective
  • Men are less likely to be involved in household care
  • Women are more persuasive than men

4. Which of these is the final stage of Hagerstrand's model?

  • Saturation stage
  • primary stage
  • diffusion stage
  • condensing stage

5. Where did H1N1 originate?

  • Peru
  • England
  • North America
  • Mexico
  • Brazil
  • Canada

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