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Charts & Graphs
Music for contagious conditions.
Calculating the human cost of infectious diseases.
A shopping list for panic buyers.
Fictional plagues in literature.
Realities behind public health victories.
“Biological warfare is essentially public health and preventive medicine in reverse.”—Maj. Gen. William M. Creasy
Identifying mystery plagues.
Trends that proved catching.
A majority of the estimated 675,000 American deaths from the influenza pandemic of 1918–19 occurred during the second wave, which swept the country throughout the fall of 1918.