Tag: COVID-19 pandemic

Polio

Polio struck fear and terror across America, especially for parents, throughout the first half of the 20th century. Images of children in wheelchairs, on crutches, in leg braces, and with…

Smallpox

Smallpox was bad; really, really bad. It was one of the most deadly diseases known to man. Throughout history, it killed many, many hundreds of millions of people. In the…