"The Black Plague"
The Black Plague was one of the worst and deadliest
diseases known to man in the history of the world. The Plague
originated in Italy and quickly spread throughout Europe killing
more than one hundred thirty seven million people. Early
treatments for the Plague were often bizarre but eventually came
in a vaccine and through isolation. The symptoms of the Black
Plague were swellings called buboes and dried blood under the
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