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www.mentalfloss.com/article/50625/8-historically-terrifying-viruses

Four of the five known Ebola viral strains cause Ebola virus disease (EVD), which ... The deadly virus is named after the Ebola River in the Democratic Republic of ... Sierra Leo...

www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/ss/slideshow-most-common-infectious-diseases-in-us

This can cause an infection that can be serious or life-threatening. You can treat most staph infections with antibiotics. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus ( ...

www.healthgrades.com/right-care/infections-and-contagious-diseases/8-highly-contagious-diseases-you-should-know-about

The infection causes uncontrollable coughing fits that result in a “whooping” sound and make it difficult to breathe. It's most common in infants and can be deadly ...

www.statista.com/topics/2070/diseases

Oct 6, 2020 ... According to the World Health Organization (WHO), chronic diseases are the leading cause of death worldwide. Ischemic heart disease alone ...

www.health.ny.gov/diseases/chronic

Heart disease and cancer account for over half of all deaths in New York State. Although common and costly, many chronic diseases are also preventable. Many  ...

www.cfr.org/timeline/major-epidemics-modern-era

They soon become the go-to treatment for common illnesses, such as strep ... at the end of that year is particularly deadly, and young children, elderly people, ...

www.bbc.com/future/article/20200918-why-some-deadly-viruses-vanish-and-go-extinct

Sep 18, 2020 ... The deadly viruses that vanished without trace ... why some viruses disappear, while others can linger and cause disease for centuries. ... It was common to find ...

www.popsci.com/scitech/article/2008-07/pandemic-10-deadliest-diseases

Jul 2, 2008 ... What makes a disease deadly in the twenty-first century? ... The first of two agents on our list spread by the Aedes mosquito, the yellow fever ...

www.visualcapitalist.com/history-of-pandemics-deadliest

Mar 14, 2020 ... Over time, infectious diseases have been humanity's constant companion. ... Today's visualization outlines some of history's most deadly pandemics ......

www.news24.com/health24/medical/infectious-diseases/news/7-diseases-that-can-kill-you-within-24-hours-20171113

Nov 13, 2017 ... Mankind is plagued by many deadly diseases. ... Childhood diseases like measles, mumps and chicken pox are common, as is the odd cold or ...