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Subject: Re: Royal Death From Plague
Date: Tue, 15 Feb 2000 16:14:41 -0600
So take at least 3000 mg Vitamin C per day in a digestible form with the trace
minerals your body needs to metabolize it. That should fortify your immune system
enough...hopefully. You can always take more. Vitamin C is a water soluble nutrient
so you can't overdose or get a toxic amount from it.
> So my source saying Louis IX was buried in Saint-Denis, France must be
> incorrect, or were his ashes indeed collected and buried?
> Dave Botts
> BTW, the plague never completely goes away. Just hides out until the rodent
> population has a growth spurt, or drought, etc. drives the critters en masse to
> populated areas. Out in California, the early rats who came by ship carried
> fleas to the native rodent population, where it has existed for years in remote