In the October 08, 2010 newsletter at http://goo.gl/lhtn, I wrote about the explorations of Christopher Columbus. I also wrote, "There is modern scientific evidence that Columbus' men also brought syphilis back from the New World." A new article in The Daily Mail Online disagrees. The article, by Niall Firth, claims, "...now scientists have found evidence that the disease existed in Europe long before Columbus was even born."
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