Disease: The Black Death

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The Black Death

Did you know that the Black Death wiped out 30-60% of the European population? Some diseases can be almost power less but others are as mighty as an army and they can wipe out a large portion of the population. The Black Death, a bacteria, is deadly and wiped out about 75 million people, but it is less of a threat today.

First, it is important to understand where the disease traveled to and some warning signs. To begin, the disease was passed on too many places, that was able to happen because animals would carry the disease to different locations. Animals such as rats, squirrels, rabbits, prairie dogs, and chipmunks transported the disease. These animals were able to carry the disease from China to Asia, Egypt, Syria,

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