Bubonic Plague Kills Healthy Couple After They Ate Raw Rodent’S Kidney

Bubonic Plague Kills Healthy Couple After They Ate Raw Rodent’S Kidney

According to AFP, on May 1, 2019, a Mongolian couple ate raw marmot meat including the rodent’s kidney and died after contracting the bubonic plague. Immediately a six-day quarantine was imposed, stranding numerous tourists. World Health Organization’s Ariuntuya Ochierpurev said in an interview with the BBC that the meat and kidney is a folk remedy […]

Johannesburg a Rubbish Dump With Plague-Ridden Rats

Johannesburg a Rubbish Dump With Plague-Ridden Rats

Johannesburg, South Africa, is a rubbish dump infested with plague-ridden rats, and the refuse removers’ municipal strike has increased the risk of severe health matters. The six-week strike by workers backed by unions continues while negotiations for increased wages linger on. The refuse removal company Pikitup is holding Johannesburg residents hostage. As Democratic Alliance (DA) […]

Plague Besieges California, Colorado, and New Mexico

Plague Besieges California, Colorado, and New Mexico

A bacterial infection has been found in three states. While it is rare, black death does still occur in the U.S. every year. The plague besieges California, Colorado, and New Mexico. There have been human fatalities in Colorado and New Mexico. In California, a child tested positive for the bacterial infection. The child diagnosed lives in […]