Started by Sal1981, January 28, 2020, 09:04:46 PM
Quote from: Munch on January 29, 2020, 03:53:50 PMHe's saying that the common flu has claimed more people recently over the last few years then what the coronavirus has done so far (remains to see how worse it gets) it's just that the media are fearmongering as if it's the black death.
Quote from: PopeyesPappy on January 29, 2020, 04:03:07 PMAccording to a recent study worldwide the flu kills 291,000 to 646,000 people each year every year. As of the chart posted earlier in this thread the Kung flu has killed 106.
Quote from: Unbeliever on January 29, 2020, 01:30:37 PMJeez, whomever it is who makes/sells those face masks will make a...killing!
Quote from: Mermaid on January 29, 2020, 03:06:06 PMI'm not all that happy about it myself. The morbidity and mortality rates are pretty high with this new virus. The flu is bad enough as it is.
Quote from: Baruch on January 29, 2020, 07:28:09 PMSoup made with turmeric and ginger kills respiratory problems.
Quote from: Hydra009 on January 29, 2020, 11:39:24 PMIt can also spread while still incubating (in other words, people can spread it before they're noticeably sick)But it has been successfully grown in a lab, allowing for a more thorough analysis of the virus and could help in the creation of a vaccine.
Quote from: Hijiri Byakuren on January 29, 2020, 11:55:00 PMBefore y'all get your hopes up, just remember that medical staff and other people involved in dealing with the virus will be the first to receive such a vaccine. Don't let hope make you complacent.
Quote from: Unbeliever on January 30, 2020, 03:52:00 PMHell, humanity should be considered a public health emergency.
Quote from: Hydra009 on January 30, 2020, 05:24:54 PMTechnically, it's a STD. :P
Quote from: Hydra009 on January 29, 2020, 11:10:53 PM*stares in asthma*