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Compare the most likely cause of death for an individual born in 1900 and an individual born in 2006.
By categorizing the ways illness develop and analyzing the many new diseases that have appeared over the past two centuries, medical historians found that new environmental conditions and ecological changes, human factors like population growth, [ changing social mores and sexual behavior, migration, war, intravenous drug use and even the consequences of new therapies can produce new diseases
and increase the prevalence of onc ailments. ]
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