Dear CDC, You Really Suck at This

The CDC must get better at communicating risk to the public

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The CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention) is having a bit of an existentialist crisis. The CDC’s job has always been “control” and “prevention” of infectious diseases. Their mission statement is “to protect America from health, safety and security threats, both foreign and in the U.S.”

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Carlyn Beccia

Carlyn Beccia

Author & illustrator. My latest books — 10 AT 10, MONSTROUS: THE LORE, GORE, & SCIENCE, and THEY LOST THEIR HEADS. Contact: CarlynBeccia.com