Elemental
Published in

Elemental

Illustrations:

What We Learned From Smallpox, Measles, Cholera, and Other Health Crises

No two diseases are the same, but we may be able to draw upon what happened in prior outbreaks to illuminate the path forward

The novel coronavirus is just that — completely new. But disease is very old, indeed, and outbreaks, epidemics, and even pandemics…

--

--

--

Your life, sourced by science. A publication from Medium about health and wellness.

Recommended from Medium

Fentanyl: The Most Dangerous Illegal Drug in America

Rebranding the Radiologist

The Power Of Hydrotherapy.

What are sleep disorders, hormones functionality, and remedies?

If you could redesign U.S. healthcare, how would you do it?

HOW TO CATCH CORONA-VIRUS…5 Guaranteed Ways To Get Sick AND Your Best Defense When You Do

Dancing within Earshot of Death

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Erin Blakemore

Erin Blakemore

I’m a freelance journalist from Boulder, CO covering history, science, health, and wonder for outlets like The Washington Post, TIME, and National Geographic.

More from Medium

Five Totally Worth It Day Trips Near Lago di Como

Addressing Lifestyle Issues: Thoughts on Adopting a Systems Approach | Biomedgrid llc

The Enigma of Our Immunity

Sometimes You Just Have Lemons