A pandemic is a disease epidemic that has spread to a large group of people across a sprawling region, or across multiple nations or continents.
5 - 8
Biology, Health, Social Studies, U.S. History, World History
1918 Flu St Louis
During the international 1918 influenza pandemic, in America, medical teams such as the nurses of the St. Louis Red Cross Motor Corps were dispatched en-masse to respond to the growing health crisis, often protected from infection by nothing more than fac
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May 20, 2022
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