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Wuhan, China, is about to be quarantined as the coronavirus outbreak grows. The city has 3 million more residents than New York City

28 days ago   |   By Business Insider

A mysterious coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 17 people and infected more than 544.
The outbreak has spread to at least six other countries, including the US.
On Wednesday, local disease-control authorities in Wuhan issued an order to shut down the city's public transportation, including buses, trains, ferries, and the airport.
The Wuhan coronavirus can pass from human to human, so officials are working to stop it from spreading further.
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When you should be worried about the Wuhan coronavirus, which has killed at least 17 people

When you should be worried about the Wuhan coronavirus, which has killed at least 17 people

28 days ago   |   By Business Insider

The Wuhan coronavirus is spreading around the globe. It's arrived in the US , South Korea, Japan, Taiwan, and Thailand.
In China, where it originated, it's sickened hundreds of people.
Health experts stress it shouldn't be of concern to anyone who hasn't been to Wuhan , or come in contact with someone who was there recently and has been sick.
The virus also doesn't appear to be especially dangerous and deadly like SARS , though just like the flu, it can kill people, especially the elderly and people with pre-existing health conditions.
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