Tagged With Spanish Flu

Wounded by both a pandemic and recession, millennials are reliving the history of 100 years ago


New York City's spring coronavirus outbreak was roughly as deadly as the 1918 flu pandemic that killed 50 million people


Trump said the 1918 Spanish flu 'probably ended' World War II, which did not begin until 21 years after that pandemic



The face mask is a political symbol in America, and what it represents has changed drastically in the 100 years since the last major pandemic


Photos show how San Francisco had to convince its 'mask slackers' to wear masks after many defied the law while the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic seized the city


Bill Gates says there are 4 big lessons from the Spanish Flu that we should heed during the coronavirus pandemic



These surprisingly relevant vintage ads show how officials tried to convince people to wear masks after many refused during the 1918 flu pandemic


The coronavirus pandemic could last up to 2 years, according to US experts. They predict we may see a 2nd, larger wave of infections this fall.


The head of WHO warns that 'the worst' of the coronavirus pandemic is 'ahead of us'


Dr. Birx told the heartbreaking story of her great-grandmother's death from Spanish flu while imploring Americans to social distance


More people are under lockdown now than were alive during World War II


New York state plans to treat severe coronavirus patients with a 100-year-old blood therapy, which uses the plasma of recovered patients



Supreme Court postpones oral arguments for the first time in over a century because of coronavirus


How 11 of the world's most momentous pandemics changed the course of human history


The coronavirus outbreak has been declared a pandemic — here's how the world has handled global outbreaks in the past


Photos show how the 1918 flu pandemic brought the world to its knees