Tag Archives: syphilis

Did Syphilis Exist in Europe Before Columbus?


There is much discussion about the origin of syphilis, whether it came from the new world, or as some say, proof of the disease existed in skeletons found in Pompeii. Forensic anthropology can reveal evidence of bone pitting that is … Continue reading

Posted in Anthropology, Sex | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , ,