#Smallpox

  • Article: What the Eradication of Smallpox Taught Us About Vaccines
    OpinionHealth

    What the Eradication of Smallpox Taught Us About Vaccines

    By Janet Tobias|March 28, 2018

    Rumors once circulated that the smallpox vaccine could turn you into a cow. Read more

  • Article: ‘They Used to Call Me Spotted Deer’: A Smallpox Survivor Tells His Story
    Health

    ‘They Used to Call Me Spotted Deer’: A Smallpox Survivor Tells His Story

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 26, 2018

    Sundaram Parthasarathi shares how the now-eradicated disease once threatened his life. Read more

  • Article: We Eradicated Smallpox. Why Do Other Preventable Diseases Persist?
    AdvocacyHealth

    We Eradicated Smallpox. Why Do Other Preventable Diseases Persist?

    By Sneha Tatapudy|March 26, 2018

    Smallpox is the only disease that has been eradicated worldwide. Read more

  • Article: Smallpox Could Make Deadly Return as Permafrost Melts in Siberia
    Environment

    Smallpox Could Make Deadly Return as Permafrost Melts in Siberia

    By Krista Watson|Aug. 19, 2016

    Climate change is bad for the environment AND our health. Read more