Awesome. Now other things that can kill you and don't go away.
This always makes me wonder; almost as if the cosmic design to shrink our numbers involves disease to a large part -- AIDS, etc. It's relatively easy to pass on, and highly prevalent.
Considering that bacteria, virii, and microbes are responsible for about 90% of the Earth's formation throughout its history, then yes.
RE: CDC Says Gonorrhea Is Drug-Resistant