Black Death

What was it?

Cause

Fleas and Rats are believed to have spread the disease. They traveled from Asia to Europe. The weather during the time of the plague was noted to be perfect for the spread of the disease.

Effects

The plague cause many negative effects in Europe. Prices for lab and goods rose as population decrease. There were also positive effects, like the advancement into modern medicine.

Symptoms

There were many noted symptoms with the black death. They included:

  • Swollen lymph nodes
  • Chills
  • Headache
  • Fever

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