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1viruela femininebefore noun smallpox vaccination — vacuna antivariólica feminine
- Of the biological weapons, anthrax and smallpox are the most feared.
- As a naturally occurring disease smallpox is potent and as a weapon of biological warfare it is terrifying.
- Who knew until it was too late that the blankets were ridden with smallpox and other communicable diseases!
- Although thousands of Barbadians died from yellow fever and smallpox, Quakers were particularly hard hit.
- It is possible that one or both of these pandemics were due to smallpox, or even measles.
- There now seems a real prospect that, like smallpox, polio may be eradicated entirely from the world.
- Terrorists can bring back diseases like smallpox and they can even create their own.
- Hahnemann, the founder of homoeopathy, was a supporter of smallpox vaccination.
- He seems to suffer from the impression that the vaccine is just as contagious as smallpox.
- Anthrax just isn't the public health disaster that smallpox has the potential to be.
- Both anthrax and smallpox vaccines have been in use for a long time, but there are few other similarities between them.
- Polio will be the second disease after smallpox to be eradicated.
- Malnutrition was rife, as were diseases such as tuberculosis and smallpox.
- Animal research has led to vaccines for rabies, smallpox, rubella, measles and anthrax.
- The process induced cowpox, a mild viral disease that conferred immunity to smallpox.
- For 130 years or more after Jenner introduced a vaccine for smallpox this was the only vaccine in general use.
- Disease was rampant and smallpox, typhus, typhoid and dysentery made death familiar.
- The most likely diagnosis was thought to be a severe viral infection - but not smallpox.
- There have been few articles on the risks of smallpox or of the vaccine in the popular media.
- This has been illustrated by the elimination of other viral infections such as smallpox.
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