Introducing Camel Flu

Doctors in the UK and Australia are concerned about World Cup travelers bringing back camel flu. Okay I’ll bite. What is camel flu?

Camel flu is the common name for MERS, Middle East respiratory syndrome. One can actually catch it from camels. Symptoms include coughing, difficulty breathing and fever.

Doctors say that it is rare but serious. The World Health Organization says that it has a 35% fatality rate.

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