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Fear of fever - The Galveston County Daily News : Local News

October 25, 2014

Fear of fever

Posted: Tuesday, January 21, 2014 4:00 pm | Updated: 5:54 pm, Tue Jan 21, 2014.

Physician William Osler is famously quoted as saying: “Humanity has but three great enemies: fever, famine and war; of these by far the greatest, by far the most terrible, is fever.”

Osler, who was among the founders of Johns Hopkins Hospital, apparently was an incorrigible wit and prankster. But in this case, he wasn’t kidding.

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