THE FIRST PODCASTÂ Â Once upon a time there wasÂ a country doctor with a love of birds, a milkmaid with translucent skin, an eight-year-old boy with no idea what he’s in for and a wonderful cow that holds the secret to human immunity.
This is the story of the first vaccine, perhaps one of the greatestÂ inventions in modern human history. Come listen to this remarkable story of risk and bravery which led to the eradication of one of the deadliest diseases in human history.
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06Â THEÂ COW AND THE COUNTRY BOY (THE FIRST VACCINE)
1 reply on “The Cow and the Country Boy: The Story of the First Vaccine (The First)”
Mr. Young your podcast brought back so many memories for me. My mother maiden name was Phipps. Then how my dad would stand by an old coal burning stove and make lemonade to help with our whooping cough. My older brother had polio at around age seven. Suffered most of his life that ended at age sixty but he was a great man. Thank you.