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-- -- -- The World Health Organization is now raising very serious concerns.
About a deadly new SARS like virus it's a corona virus and it's a referred to also as -- It's responsible for thirty deaths and maybe that doesn't sound like a big deal worldwide but the concern is that it would come to the United States because this thing is spreading really fast.
Let's talk to doctor need to Radcliffe she's a doctor she's been tracking this for -- good morning.
How concerned should we be about that's.
That we just don't know at this time what we do know is we don't wanna accomplish their pants down we don't want this to become a deja -- of what happened with the stars fires -- -- killed 800 people world -- absolutely absolutely so at this time what we wanna do you want to get headed to eat while we don't wanna be behind the eight ball OK and this is more deadly than the SARS virus was because the number people contracted -- -- A very large portion have actually died guests include SARS virus affected over 7000 people of -- 700 died in this case there's been a little bit over forty people who have been diagnosed.
-- more than 50% have -- which it says more deadly at this time OK this is largely respiratory issue which can cause kidney failure and all of that great what's the US government doing to prevent -- can even prevent this from coming -- -- like what we need to do is we need to have more information at this kinds of the World Health Organization has committed to finding out more information they are so many people.
To the Middle East so we can forget what exactly is going out of the Middle East is where this all started that's sort of up patient zero gray hair and but -- -- email to -- -- -- -- I want to live there only -- somebody hopped on a plane might come on over there right with globalization comes to global spread of disease for more connected but not a good way when it comes to.
Containing communicable diseases -- -- to assume that in this instance -- the elderly gitmo are most at risk for something like what action right now what we're seeing is it's more affecting men and we don't know exactly why so we don't have a large group of people to really see.
The trends in this so we'll have to continue watching -- -- You figure it would've been okay and doctor Nina Radcliffe she's a doctor here in New York thank you a migraine coming on and a -- men disproportionately interested.
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