Boyscout Diagnosed With Bubonic Plague

By Tatiana Guertin on
An 18-year-old boy scout from Connecticut is recovering from the bubonic plague, after contracting it on a trip through Wyoming.After spending time in Wyoming between July 26 and August 3, the boy scout fell ill around the second week of August. He experienced a range of symptoms including fever, malaise and large swelling in the lymph nodes on the left side of his neck.He spent a week in the hospital, where he was diagnosed with the plague.Although health officials have yet to confirm the...Read Full Story