Essay about A Report On Yellow Fever

1097 Words Apr 28th, 2015 null Page
If you wish to find another reason not travel to another country for whatever reason, just say there are highly/rare diseases, bacterium and viruses you are more likely to catch in certain counties like for instance, Yellow Fever. According to the website wwwnc.cdc.gov, research by Barwick R, he stated that Yellow fever is a rave virus that is a single-stranded RNA virus that belongs to the genus Flavivirus (Barwick R.). Although it’s very rare virus, numerous people every year still managed to die from this from this every year. And the worst part of it is it originated around one of the most popular tourist countries in the world, South America. Yellow fever has been around for some time now, since the 1690’s (Barwick R.) and you not very likely to catch it, but that does not mean people should not still be educated and take proper etiquette to avoid this virus because it is not curable and there is an possibility that you will die from it.
Yellow fever is a disease caused by a virus the spread throughout parts of South America and some parts of Africa as well. According to the definition from the website www.medicalnewstoday.com, written by Peter Crosta , a virus is an infective agent that typically consists of a nucleic acid molecule in a protein coat an too small to be seen by light microscopy, and typically isn’t consider to be alive(Crosta,2014). This virus can make you feel very sick to the point that it can cause death.
As I stated before, this disease was found in…

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