posted on Apr, 16 2011 @ 01:42 PM
Bubonic Plague in the Americas:
Yes, bubonic plague is now in Mexico and the US; as of 2009 that is.
New Mexico Boy, 8, Dies of Bubonic Plague
Friday, June 05, 2009
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — An 8-year-old New Mexico boy has died and his 10-year-old sister was hospitalized after both contracted bubonic plague,
the first recorded human plague cases in the nation so far this year.
Read more: www.foxnews.com...
Bubonic Plague Re-Appears in Peru
AUGUST 4, 2010
The death of a 14-year-old boy with Down syndrome on July 26 signals a fresh outbreak of bubonic plague in Peru, Minister of Health Oscar
Ugarte revealed this week. A total of 33 cases have been linked to the disease, which so far has been limited to the northern province of Ascope.
And it came from China...
The Bubonic Plague came from China
Mon, Nov 1, 2010
The exact origins of the bubonic plague have long been discussed, most historians agreeing at a time that the disease was most probably brought
from the far east via the central Asia Silk Road. This Sunday, however, an international team of medical geneticists, who studied the disease’s DNA
signature, confirmed that the Black Death originated in China more than 2,600 years ago.
Read more: www.zmescience.com...
...2,600 years ago.
Can the Plague mutate like the Flu? What does this mean for the Public? Will BP strike again?(get it; BP oil spill)
I won't be surprised if we have a BP epidemic...
NOTE: The reason I bring this up is because Alex Trebeck mentioned that the Bubonic Plague is in New Mexico on the latest Jeopardy episode last night.
Looked it up and it seems odd that he would mention a story that was 2 years old.
edit on 16-4-2011 by AkaAlternate because: (no reason