Lost Stories Project highlights the story of people banished to Miramichi River island in 1840s By Gail Harding, CBC News Posted: Oct 29, 2016 Updated: December 2021 https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/sheldrake-island-lepers-national-project-1.3827812 For five years, lepers lived in isolation on Sheldrake Island, located in the …
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Generally speaking, most folks have no training or background in understanding the science behind pandemics. The following article by ecological activist is one of the best and most informative I have seen and is presented here to improve our understanding … Continue reading PANDEMICS – What you need to know by Paul Watson
As we all live within the constraints imposed by the the Covid-19 pandemic, pandemics are not new and we are somewhat aware of the horrors in the past. Although, not caused by a virus, a bacterial Leprosy pandemic devastated Tracadie, … Continue reading PANDEMICS: The Leprosy Pandemic in New Brunswick – Mid 1800s