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A Yiddish Theater Boom, and More of The Forward Looking Back


Forward - Jan 20, 2017
In Nazi-occupied Poland, hundreds of Jews are dying of hunger, cold and typhus. According to reports out of Geneva, freezing temperatures and starvation are causing older Jews and children to simply fall and die in the streets. The typhus epidemic in ...
 

Typhoid Fever and the American Civil War


PBS (blog) - Jan 31, 2017
Though physicians had made some strides in their investigations into typhoid fever before the war, most notably W.W. Gerhard's research which detailed the clinical differences between typhus and typhoid fever, a preventative vaccine and diagnostic test ...
 

Delhi: 33 test positive for scrub typhus, symptoms similar to chikungunya


Hindustan Times - Sep 26, 2016
Of the 150 tested for scrub typhus, a bacterial infection that causes symptoms very similar to chikungunya, 33 tested positive in the last two months at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). “As the symptoms of the disease are similar to ...
 

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Dear Canada: A Sea of Sorrows: The Typhus Epidemic Diary of Johanna Leary, Canada East, 1847


by: Norah McClintock

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Red Mites and Typhus


by: J.R. Audy

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Disease & History: Third Edition


by: Frederick F. Cartwright, Michael Biddiss
A newly revised edition of an established classic in the history of medicine.

Arising from collaboration between a doctor and a historian, Disease and History offers the general reader a wide-ranging and most accessible account of some of the ways in which disease has left its often dramatic mark on the past.

It reviews, for example, the impact made by bubonic plague and other infections upon the ancient and medieval worlds; the likely role of syphilis in the careers of Henry VIII and Ivan the Terrible; the significance of smallpox for the conquest of Mexico; and the contribution of typhus to Napoleon’s downfall and of haemophilia to the collapse of Tsarist rule in Russia.
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The Most Fatal Distemper: Typhus in History


by: George Cowan
Typhus fever is known as a historical scourge in times of war, famine and population upheaval, but this is only one of four types; the other three, each carried by a different insect, are still important causes of human disease in many parts of the world. The history of each type is described, and the intriguing recent discovery that the responsible bacteria are close cousins of the mitochondria which provide energy inside every living cell on the planet is discussed.

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Typhus Instructional Tutorial Video CanadaQBank.com Video: https://youtu.be/tcg-iShuQt4.
 

Epidemic Typhus


An animation about epidemic typhus. Sorry about the sound quality!
 

A Tale of Two Typhus


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Typhus is any of several similar diseases caused by Rickettsia bacteria. The name comes from the Greek typhos (τῦφος) meaning smoky or hazy, describing the ...
 

Kharn vs Typhus Warhammer 40k Battle Report - Who Would Win 59


To watch the Kharn vs Abaddon Battle Report, go here: ...