How important, or unimportant, is technology and science in understanding respir


How important, or unimportant, is technology and science in understanding respiratory ailments?
The challenge of living through an epidemc is not knowing when or how it is going to end. For the influenze pandemic of 1918-19, some of the data was being compiled at the time. What documents in particular from the Influenza archive captured your attention, and why?
This module highlights the tension between being able to identify if someone has a disease (using the laboratory, or bench science) versus being able to do anything about it (i.e. before there is a cure for said disease). Why or how do people obsess over identifying the causitive agent, and therefore being able to identify who has a disease?
Please use the sources that I have attached, as well as these two links, they are primary sources
https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/typhoid/
http://www.influenzaarchive.org/index.html
The power points are notes, and the pdf I attached is a reading. You do not have to reference the powerpoints but you can use them for information, but you must reference the two primary source links and the reading in the pdf file.


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