Similar to how migrating Europeans spread disease to Native Americans, it appears that humans from Africa spread disease to Native Europeans and Asians.
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The cases were diagnosed in people who had recently traveled to South America.
The impressive sanitation technologies introduced by the Romans did not seem to have delivered health benefits.
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