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Old 03-21-2020, 11:52 AM
RioRico is offline
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Originally Posted by Manda JO View Post
I do wonder how this would have played out if the story had started out as "SARS has reemerged in Asia". I don't think that would be inaccurate: it's SARS virus. I wonder if that would have motivated people more quickly.
Did the US and Western nations learn from SARS1 to deal with SARS2? Are global health responders ready for a guaranteed increase in diseases? That's the forecast - emergent infections + massive travel = continuous contagions. Will wishing make them go away?