1907 Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)  
legislature will unhesitatingly appropriate hundreds of thousands of dollars to protect the property of its citi¬ zens and yet deny the state board of health any aid what¬ ever in protecting the lives of the people. Most state boards are absolutely dependent on fees collected for examinations. In other words, the doctors pay the health bills of the state. A state board of health should
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