How Did We Eradicate Yellow Fever in Cuba in Six Months?
100494 How Did We Eradicate Yellow Fever in Cuba in Six Months?

How Did We Eradicate Yellow Fever in Cuba in Six Months?




This episode is sponsored by Wren, a website where you calculate your carbon footprint. Sign up to make a monthly contribution to offset your carbon footprint or support rainforest protection projects: https://www.wren.co/start/scishow We once thought infectious diseases were spread by "bad air" and "noxious vapors." While we know better now, it took a lot of work to figure it out, some of which happened in Cuba in the late 19th century during the fight against yellow fever. Hosted by: Stefan Chin SciShow is on TikTok! Check us out at https://www.tiktok.com/@scishow ———-
Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow
———-
Huge thanks go to the following Patreon supporters for helping us keep SciShow free for everyone forever: Matt Curls, Alisa Sherbow, Dr. Melvin Sanicas, Harrison Mills, Adam Brainard, Chris Peters, charles george, Piya Shedden, Alex Hackman, Christopher R, Boucher, Jeffrey Mckishen, Ash, Silas Emrys, Eric Jensen, Kevin Bealer, Jason A Saslow, Tom Mosner, Tomás Lagos González, Jacob, Christoph Schwanke, Sam Lutfi, Bryan Cloer
———-
Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet?
SciShow Tangents Podcast: https://scishow-tangents.simplecast.com/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow
Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow
#SciShow #science #education
———-
Sources:
https://jnnp.bmj.com/content/65/2/268.full https://doi.org/10.7205/MILMED.170.10.881
https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/yellow-fever https://armyhistory.org/major-walter-reed-and-the-eradication-of-yellow-fever/
https://www.jameslindlibrary.org/articles/dramatic-effects-of-control-measures-on-deaths-from-yellow-fever-in-havana-cuba-in-the-early-1900s/ Images:
https://www.gettyimages.com/detail/photo/bacterium-closeup-royalty-free-image/1203775802?adppopup=true
https://www.gettyimages.com/detail/illustration/nurses-and-patients-in-a-late-19th-century-royalty-free-illustration/653551156?adppopup=true
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Fachada_principal_de_la_catedral_de_la_Habana,_en_La_Ilustraci%C3%B3n_Cat%C3%B3lica.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Bilirubin-from-xtal-1978-3D-balls.png
https://www.gettyimages.com/detail/illustration/normal-human-eye-changing-to-yellowing-royalty-free-illustration/889467384
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Finlay_Carlos_1833-1915.jpg
https://collections.musee-mccord-stewart.ca/en/objects/82690/montreals-nightmayor-on-his-ghostly-rounds-dedicated-to-t?ctx=c6b35beb70dabf91d339c552f582e266faaaf959&idx=1
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:A_man_holding_his_nose_to_avoid_breathing_in_a_miasma._Drawi_Wellcome_L0027123.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Report_on_the_etiology_and_prevention_of_yellow_fever_(1890)_(14801866453).jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Calle_de_Habana,_Habana_cph3g05915u.jpg
https://www.gettyimages.com/detail/illustration/blood-bag-simple-illustration-royalty-free-illustration/962725196?adppopup=true
https://www.gettyimages.com/detail/video/swarm-of-mosquitoes-at-sunset-stock-footage/1142359214?adppopup=true
https://www.gettyimages.com/detail/photo/mosquito-close-up-royalty-free-image/1036704984?adppopup=true
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Yellow_fever_TEM_image_PHIL_2176.tif
https://www.gettyimages.com/detail/photo/mosquito-sucking-blood-close-up-royalty-free-image/962584292?adppopup=true
https://www.gettyimages.com/detail/video/yellow-fever-vaccine-and-syringe-stock-footage/1303013142?adppopup=true
https://www.gettyimages.com/detail/illustration/antique-historical-photographs-from-the-us-royalty-free-illustration/1074983726?adppopup=true
https://www.gettyimages.com/detail/illustration/antique-black-and-white-photograph-american-royalty-free-illustration/1327646389?adppopup=true
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:1851_View_of_Habana.jpg

See also  The Wild Reasons Many Older People Wake Up So Early

Click "Like" and get only the best posts on Facebook ↓

On this topic: (Video)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

two − 1 =

Recent articles:
Top