4 days ago · Rocky Mountain spotted fever (RMSF) is a bacterial disease spread by ticks. It typically begins with a fever and headache , which is followed a few days later with the development of a rash .  The rash is generally made up of small spots of bleeding and starts on the wrists and ankles. 
6 days ago · Epidemic typhus is a form of typhus so named because the disease often causes epidemics following wars and natural disasters. The causative organism is Rickettsia prowazekii, transmitted by the human body louse (Pediculus humanus corporis).
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Jul 13, 2020 · Major Event Cancellations: Due to the Covid 19 pandemic and not being able to provide adequate social distancing at festivals and special events, we are cancelling this September's Indiana Dunes Apple Festival and the Century of Progress House Tours.
Aug 04, 2020 · East Africa’s mountain gorilla population dropped sharply in the past century because of poaching, illness and human encroachment. In the past few years some of Uganda’s gorillas died of ...
Jul 07, 2020 · Influenza pandemic of 1918–19, the most severe influenza outbreak of the 20th century and among the most devastating pandemics in human history. The outbreak was caused by influenza type A subtype H1N1 virus. Learn about the origins, spread, and impact of the influenza pandemic of 1918–19.
Jul 21, 2020 · The mountain ranges of the Eastern Arc and the Southern and Northern Highlands cut across the country to form part of the Great Rift Valley. A land of geographical extremes, Tanzania houses the highest peak (Mount Kilimanjaro), the lowest point (the lake bed of Lake Tanganyika), and a portion of the largest lake (Lake Victoria, shared with ...
6 days ago · India, country that occupies the greater part of South Asia. It is a constitutional republic that represents a highly diverse population consisting of thousands of ethnic groups. Its capital is New Delhi. With roughly one-sixth of the world’s total population, it is the second most populous country, after China.
Jul 22, 2020 · The solitary volcano has one of the world's largest intact calderas, a cauldron-like central depression. The caldera is about 6.5 km (4 mi) across and formed following an eruption, when the emptied magma chamber collapsed under the weight of volcanic rock above it.
Jul 19, 2020 · Erie Pennsylvania Pennsylvania History County Map Pittsburgh Pa Historical Sites Family History Day Trips Family Travel Family Trips Pennsylvania Regions and Counties Maps Pennsylvania Visitors Network is a guide for tourism, travel, lodging, real estate and more, organized by topic, region, towns, counties and geography in PENNSYLVANIA, the ...
Jul 27, 2020 · This copy of an 1847 map shows Gwinnett County, as well as its neighboring counties. The copy is held by the Gwinnett Historical Society at its office in Lawrenceville. (File Photo)