By Asaad Taha, Ph.D.
The good news is that people live longer today. The bad news is the world is not prepared. Reducing maternal and infant mortality have increased populations, but advanced healthcare solutions prolong life.
National interests have yet to admit or fully grasp the implica
tions, and political attempts to control these changes have failed miserably. As the world plague of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) threatens the United States, it raises conflicting…