Despite of the fact that normally you dont witness the sweating sickness
ailment as a popular life threatening disease, still you cant gainsay the importance of historical facts of this deadly disease. The mind numbing disaster of this disease was witnessed by the European countries in fifteenth century. England became the main target of sweating ailment and lots of people had died. Historically speaking, the reign of Henry VII was marked by many deaths due to this disease.
It was extremely alarming to the world that loads of patients died with in a short span of two months in 1482. Later on, Ireland became the second battlefield of this ailment in 1492. It was quite strange for doctors that only adults were the chief targets of this disease as this disease bypassed the children and infants from its harmful effects. Afterwards, it seemed like the sweating sickness had gone but another disaster struck England again after a decade in 1507. Although the disease didnt came out to be so deadly, still it claimed numerous lives.
The disease propagated further and almost the entire England got infected leaving only the Northern England safe