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 […]

Plague Proliferates Everywhere

Plague Proliferates Everywhere

In the mid-1300s, the bubonic plague struck Europe. It was dubbed the “Black Death” because it wiped out 60 percent of Florence, Italy’s population in just a few months, while leaving black spots on the skin as evidence. Unfortunately, the Italians lacked the proper medical care, sanitation, and prevention methods to contain and starve the […]

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 […]

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