Our history is being written “Pandemics Throughout History”
Epidemics have visited humanity throughout its existence, often redirecting the course of history. Disease outbreaks have ravaged and, at times, signaled the end of entire civilizations. Let’s talk about some of the worst epidemics and pandemics, dating from prehistoric to our particular moment in time.
5,000 years ago, an apparent epidemic wiped out a prehistoric village in China. Bodies of the dead were stuffed inside a house that was later burned down. All ages were attacked, Skeletons of babies, young adults and middle-age people were found inside the house.