Curb Your Instincts: It’s All Gravy

Actionable takeaways from a whistle-stop tour of Hans Rosling’s “Factfulness”

Akarsh Nalawade
Nov 23, 2020 · 7 min read
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efore modern medicine, one of the worst imaginable skin diseases was syphilis, which would start as itchy boils and then eat its way into the bones until it exposed the skeleton. In Russia, it was called Polish disease, in Germany, the French Disease, in France, the