Daily Archive: July 2, 2020

The Polio Quarantine of 1946

The Last Time America Was In Quarantine It Was Called Polio – 1946 – Past Daily Reference Room

We’ve been through this, or a version of this, before. The last time it was like this it was called Poliomyelitis or Polio for short. Poliomyelitis, a highly contagious disease with symptoms including common flu-like symptoms such as sore throat, fever, tiredness, headache, a stiff neck and stomach ache. For...