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COVID-19: The worst diseases & why we live in the 'age of pandemics'.

Infectious Diseases remain one of the most dangerous aspects of human life. Even with the wonders of modern science, the new virus COVID-19 has so far killed over 400,000 people this year. However other pandemics have been far more deadly in the past. So what have been the most deadly pandemics in history, and what were their impacts?

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