” People have a misconception that the tobacco epidemic is a thing of the past. Tobacco still kills more Americans than any other cause. “


” Zika is spread by mosquitos. They are tough to control. It will bite four or five people at one blood meal. They can breed in the amount of water it takes to fill up a bottle cap or, theoretically, even a drop of water. You have to get rid of maybe 90% of them or more before you protect people. “


” More than 50 million people around the world died during the 1918-1919 flu pandemic. That’s why we have epidemiologists all over the world tracking whether new strains of flu emerge. “


” We have learned a lot about how to treat Ebola, how to ensure that the people caring for people with Ebola do so minimizing their risk of infection. “



All 4 Tom Frieden Quotes about People in picture


People have a misconception that the tobacco epidemic is a thing of the past. Tobacco still kills more Americans than any other cause.
Zika is spread by mosquitos. They are tough to control. It will bite four or five people at one blood meal. They can breed in the amount of water it takes to fill up a bottle cap or, theoretically, even a drop of water. You have to get rid of maybe 90% of them or more before you protect people.


More than 50 million people around the world died during the 1918-1919 flu pandemic. That
We have learned a lot about how to treat Ebola, how to ensure that the people caring for people with Ebola do so minimizing their risk of infection.
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