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In Sickness and in Health — New Exhibit Explores Bklyn’s Complex Public Health History

A new interactive exhibition examining Brooklyn’s 400-year history of public health and its impact around the country is now on view at the Brooklyn Historical Society.  “Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health” portrays the health issues that have affected the borough throughout the centuries, beginning with the devastating smallpox epidemics that extinguished […]