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New study explains ‘miracle’ of how the Warsaw Ghetto beat Typhus

July 24, 2020 – New modelling of Typhus infections in the Warsaw Ghetto during WWII reveals how public health interventions eradicated the disease. Through state-of-the-art mathematical modelling and historical documents, the study points to community health programs and social distancing practices as the most likely explanations for the epidemic’s sudden and mysterious collapse, which was […]