What We Can Learn From the Eradication of Smallpox 40 Years Ago in This Pandemic

smallpox victims resisting hospitalization

The message from today’s World Health Organization (WHO) briefing, one held on the 40th anniversary of the eradication of smallpox, was clear: A vaccine alone won’t conquer COVID-19. From humanity’s experience of conquering smallpox, there are lessons we can learn from to hopefully conquer the coronavirus as well. Smallpox was a devastating virus that devastated […]