Diseases and Discoveries Related That Have Impacted Recorded Human History

This timeline goes over several diseases, germ theory, knowledge, treatment and information that has impacted human history. Disease impacts our ability to strive as a species and society. Without good health, we cannot work and take care of our selves and our community. This contributes to the breakdown of society.
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Estimated rotavirus deaths for children under 5 years of age: 2013, 215 000. (2016, April 19). Retrieved from https://www.who.int/immunization/monitoring_surveillance/burden/estimates/rotavirus/en/

Dobson, M. J. (2015). Murderous contagion: A human history of disease. London: Quercus.

Sherman, I. W. (2007). Twelve diseases that changed our world. Washington, D.C.: ASM.

Pscheidt, J. W. “Diagnosis and Control of Phytophthora Diseases.” Pacific Northwest Pest Management Handbooks. OSU Extension Service - Extension and Experiment Station Communications. 31 Mar. 2017. pnwhandbooks.org/plantdisease/pathogen-articles/common/oomycetes/diagnosis-control-phytophthora-diseases.

Piqueras, Mercè. “A Mold That Changed the Course of History.” Small Things Considered. 18 Nov. 2009.

Saville, Amanda C., et al. “Historic Late Blight Outbreaks Caused by a Widespread Dominant Lineage of Phytophthora Infestans (Mont.) De Bary.” PLoS ONE, Public Library of Science, 28 Dec. 2016. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5193357/#pone.0168381.s006.

CDC. “Anthrax .” Anthrax , Internet. CDC, 31 Jan. 2017. 10 Oct 2017.

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Annual Epidemiological Report 2016 – Anthrax. [Internet]. Stockholm: ECDC; 2016. 10 Oct 2017. https://ecdc.europa.eu/en/publications-data/anthrax-annual-epidemiological-report-2016-2014-data#no-link
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