Disease trivia: Smallpox, the disease that scares humans

After the vaccination campaigns of the 20th century, smallpox has become one of two infectious diseases that have…

After the vaccination campaigns of the 20th century, smallpox has become one of two infectious diseases that have been declared as completely eradicated (the other being rinderpest).

Disease trivia: Smallpox, the disease that scares humans
Disease trivia: Smallpox, the disease that scares humans

However, prior to vaccination, small pox claimed an estimated 500 million lives in just the 20th century alone.

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