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'Goldberger's War': Stopping Pellagra in the South

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'Goldberger's War': Stopping Pellagra in the South

'Goldberger's War': Stopping Pellagra in the South

'Goldberger's War': Stopping Pellagra in the South

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NPR's Mike Pesca speaks with Alan Kraut, author of Goldberger's War: The Life and Work of a Public Health Crusader. Kraut discusses how Joseph Goldberger was able to help stop the spread of pellagra in the southern United States.