Last century's epidemics far more deadly than 21st century's

TOPSHOT - Medical staff gather to cheer patients who have been treated for Covid-19 (novel coronavirus) as they are discharged from the Istanbul University Cerrahpasa medical faculty Hospital on April 10, 2020 in Istanbul. The Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty has responded fast since the outbreak in mid March, turning its operating theatres into intensive care units and creating special pandemic sections separating ordinary patients from others infected with coronavirus -- where entries and exists to





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