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" Spanish Flu"

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World - International
9/30/2021 10:40:54 AM
She lived a life of adventure that spanned two continents. She fell in love with a World War II fighter pilot, barely escaped Europe ahead of Benito Mussolini's fascists, ground steel for the U.S. war effort and advocated for her disabled daughter in a far less enlightened time. She was, her daughter said, someone who didn't make a habit of giving up.

World - International
9/20/2021 7:22:17 PM
The 1918-19 influenza pandemic killed an estimated 675,000 Americans in a US population one-third the size of what it is today

Opinion -
12/19/2020 10:06:00 AM
For many people worldwide 2020 has been a lost year that can barely be accounted part of their normal lives

Books -
8/22/2020 4:03:53 PM
Prominent physician and intellectual Mohamed Abul-Ghar explains how the plague, cholera and chickenpox have influenced Egyptians’ health, lifestyle and politics

Al-Ahram Weekly - Focus
6/2/2020 3:26:33 PM
As measures continue to fight the spread of the coronavirus in Egypt, how did the country cope with other disease pandemics in the distant and not so distant past, asks Mina Adel Gayed