A Literal Plague is Spreading Across Madagascar

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Yes, this is 2017, and yes, Madagascar is currently experience a plague. So far 30 people have been killed and over 200 have been infected.

Associated with the Middle Ages, the quick spreading of disease is known as Black Death. But apparently, Madagascar sees about 400 plague-related cases each year.

The World Health Organization is speeding up the response to the outbreak:

The WHO has been tweeting information that is useful in recognizing plague-like symptoms, and also the importance of receiving a diagnosis quickly:

Hope there’s a quick solution.

[via Twitter]

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