An Accelerated Pandemic History

Dr David Bell, Public Health Physician and contributing member of PANDA, wrote a series of tweets yesterday on pandemics through history, not without a little cynical humour. The following is an edited version, published with permission. 541–543 AD: Plague of Justinian(Like earlier ones), Bubonic Plague, caused by the bacteria Yersinia pestis.This was deadly because antibiotics … More An Accelerated Pandemic History