Tag: Bubonic Plague

Is The Black Plague Making A Comeback? Here’s Why It’s Spreading

During the Middle Ages, an epidemic known as “the black death” wiped out about a third of the human population. At the time, people...

The Plague Is Here, With 124 Dead. Are Americans At Risk?

Most, only know the “black death” from history books. So, it’s hard to imagine an infectious disease that once killed 50 million people re-emerging...

Bubonic Plague Infects Oregon Teen on Hunting Trip

Every so often the bubonic plague pops up in the United States, this time in Oregon. On October 29, Oregon health officials confirmed that...