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Are any of you concerned by the Corona virus? Do you think we should worry at all?

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The seasonal flu is was more dangerous. 8,000 deaths in the US alone this year.


I have a vendor rep that just came back from China. Her company quarantined her for 2 weeks. But they quarantined her like 4 days AFTER she got back to the office. So any damage is already done.


Oh god

Where do you live?

In SK it's a real concern for people. Even more for people I know in China.
US?... Not much right now tbh


Still not a bit concerned, huh???


It's about as dangerous as the common flu. Now, the flu isn't something to completely ignore, certainly. But you also shouldn't stop living your life because of it.


No, the course for kids seems a much lighter one, they are just spread and shed, this is Boomer flu. The deaths tho some have been younger are generically boomer age and up

Wash your hands
Don’t touch your face


Based on how many people at work have been through airports recently, I’m concerned but no concrete evidence that I should be in the southeast yet


I’m seeing more and more people in NYC with masks on. Anyone want to startup a quick high-end mask design shop?


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I'm in Asia and the panic is surreal. If you prwctice proper hygiene and lives somewhat of a healty lifestyle (strong immune system), you're more than safe.

My kid was going on a college trip to China in March. That’s not happening...

The early data seems to show worst impact serious complications/lethality on those male 50-70. Speculation is around the Coronavirus needing to bind to ACE2 receptors. Seems to less serious to women children/ elderly. Or it could be a Chinese data bias.

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