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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pneumonic_plague

Pneumonic plague is a severe lung infection caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis. ... Pneumonic plague can be caused in two ways: primary, which results from the ... Antibiotic treatment for seven days will protect people who have had direct, ... region's remoteness, the disease killed more than half the infected people.

www.ajc.com/news/local/things-know-about-the-human-plague-symptoms-and-how-protect-yourself/obrqlP6nGZuDgEOe2uBlcM

Jun 27, 2017 ... What is the human plague, how common is the plague, what are the symptoms and how can you protect yourself against plague? ... The CDC warns against picking up or touching dead animals and letting pets sleep in the bed with you. ... The night John McCain killed the GOP's health care fight. Need to ...

www.thoughtco.com/how-to-avoid-the-plague-1783792

Apr 6, 2017 ... Make sure you know how to avoid the deadly plague. ... Dance of Death from Hartman Schedel's Chronicle of the World (1493), ... preferably in a cedar chest far from all animals and vermin. ... Vigilantly clean every last corner of your villa, killing all rats and ... Bathe in hot water as frequently as you can.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11457543

Jul 20, 2001 ... A killed whole cell plague vaccine has been used in the past, but ... in animals have shown that this vaccine offers poor protection against ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1200711

Bubonic plague can usually be treated successfully with antibiotics; however, pneumonic ... or more quickly from country to country by ships, and eventually killed 20 to 30 ... Despite the high mortality rate of the Black Death pandemic, the most ..... been shown in animal studies to have poor efficacy against Y. pestis include ...

www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2014/04/avoiding-black-plague-today/360475

Apr 11, 2014 ... The Black Death was an epidemic of bubonic plague, a disease ... a flea that is carrying the plague bacterium or by handling an animal infected with the disease. ... If untreated, it has a very high fatality rate, and can kill within 24 hours. .... So if you have enough people who can be infected by fleas, you will ...

www.sfcdcp.org/plague.html

Plague killed millions in the 14th century and was called the Black Death. ... Touching the body of an animal that died from plague. ... But if you must, then use gloves plus face and eye protection. ... If you have been exposed to plague, there are certain antibiotics you can take before you get sick as a way to prevent illness .

www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2027347/Black-Death-backtrack-Dont-blame-rats-plague-spread-PEOPLE.html

Aug 18, 2011 ... If it had been this disease you would expect to find large deposits of 14th century rat bones. ... Not guilty:The Black Death was thought to be caused by fleas on black rats ... Plague: Accounts suggest the Black Death in 1348-1349 was ... An armed police officer stands guard at the Turku Market Square ...

bible.org/seriespage/4-tenth-plague-and-passover-exodus-11-13

Jun 29, 2012 ... Every firstborn son and every firstborn male animal would die. ... He won't let the destroying angel enter your homes to kill you. ... For Older Children: After the death of their firstborn sons, the Egyptians did not want to have to ...