Malpractice Podcast

#2.8: Bubonic Plague aka. The Black Death

June 02, 2021 Jessica Oswald & Sydnee Spruiell Eldridge Season 2 Episode 8
Malpractice Podcast
#2.8: Bubonic Plague aka. The Black Death
Show Notes

In this episode, Sydnee talks us through the infamous Bubonic Plague, aka. the Black Death, also known as the bacterial infection that wiped out half of the population of Europe in the Middle Ages. We're talking infectious diseases, the origins of quarantine, biological warfare, rodents in crevices and all the nitty gritty details! Sounds great right? Join us!

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Sources for this episode:
https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/article/the-plague
https://www.cdc.gov/plague/transmission/index.html#:~:text=These%20infected%20animals%20and%20their,shortly%20after%2C%20a%20plague%20epizootic
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3109405/
https://jmvh.org/article/the-history-of-plague-part-1-the-three-great-pandemics/
https://www.history.com/topics/middle-ages/black-death
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Death
https://jmvh.org/article/the-history-of-plague-part-1-the-three-great-pandemics/
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