WTF Fun Fact – Encephelaitis Lethargica

From 1915 to 1926 there was a mysterious worldwide epidemic of Encephalitis Lethargica. The disease, which attacks the brain, leaves some victims in a statue-like condition, speechless and motionless. It left 500,000 dead or incapacitated from it before mysteriously disappearing. – WTF Fun Facts

Source: Encephalitis lethargica – Wikipedia

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