Civil War Ghosts Blog - Diseases

The Smallpox Apocalypse

Posted on April 30, 2020
The European's arrival in the New World was nothing short of an Apocalyptic event for most natives. In the Americas, the coming of Europeans led to plagues, war, genocide, and subjection. It led t...

Edward Jenner VS the Apocalypse; the first vaccination.

Posted on April 27, 2020
We are lucky that most of the infectious diseases that prove deadly to humans and have plagued all humanity have now been mostly rendered neuter and contained. No longer do we have to be constantly co...

The Spanish Flu: The Facts, Figures, and Skeletons

Posted on April 21, 2020
What was the Spanish Flu? The Flu under the scopeThe Spanish flu was the first of two pandemics caused by the H1N1 influenza virus. That nomenclature is no-doubt pinging your spider-sense; it sou...