The history of smallpox extends into pre-history; the disease likely emerged in
human populations about 10,000 BC. The earliest credible evidence of smallpox
The history of smallpox holds a unique place in medicine. One of the deadliest
diseases known to humans, it is also the only human disease to have been ...
Smallpox has been identified as a possible agent of bioterrorism (1). It seems
prudent to review the history of a disease known to few people in the 21st century
Smallpox is one of greatest scourges in human history. This disease, which starts
with a distinctive rash that progresses to pus-filled blisters and can result in ...
Jan 25, 2016 ... The history of smallpox is a success story for immunization and public health.
Find out more about the rise and fall of smallpox.
Jun 23, 2008 ... Each Monday, this column turns a page in history to explore the ... Smallpox was
finally controlled by the development of the world's first ...
Feb 17, 2011 ... An estimated 300 million people died from smallpox in the 20th century ... Colette
Flight delves into the dark history of the 'Speckled Monster'.
Cruising the northwest coastline of America in 1792, Captain George Vancouver
1633-1634: Smallpox Epidemic in New England ... of years, European settlers
first brought smallpox to North America in the 1600s.
Smallpox paid no attention to rank and stature; it killed monarchs and emperors,
toppled kingdoms, and affected the course of human history. In Europe ...