The silent killer
............................ What is the Black death .......................
A disastrous disease that spread across Europe in the middle ages. It could kill a person in just three or four days timed. It left Families broken and torn. People were in panic with no where to go just knowing that the plague was around the corner.
The Symptoms of Plague!!!!
- Painful swelling of lymph nodes
- Swelling of armpit,legs,neck also called buboes
- High fever
- Desire to sleep
Was there a treatment???
THERE WAS NO CURE
For headaches- roses,lavender,sage, and bay
For sickness- wormwood,mint,and balm
For lung problems-liquor
Commonly used was bloodletting
Septicemic phase- Rarest and Deadliest Traveled by the blood stream
Bubonic Phase- most common, Swelling, headache, and severe fever
This is a Doctor during the black death
This is a popular photo of a drawing of a room of two Black Death patient
This is a photo of a man being treated in his bed. There is little hope for him a he is almost dead