Coronavirus From China Threatening National Health

IN WASHINGTON LAUREN BLANCHARD 3 FOX NEWS AIRPORTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY ARE SCREENING PEOPLE FOR A NEW VIRUS 3 AS THE CORONAVIRUS IMPACTS 3 HUNDREDS IN CHINA

FOX NEWS CORRESPONDENT ALEX 3 HOGAN HAS MORE CHINESE HEALTH OFFICIALS WORK TO 3 CONTAIN THE NEW OUTBREAK OF A 3 NEW CORONAVIRUS IT'S A FORM OF VIRAL PNEUMONIA 3 INFECTIOUS DISEASE EXPERTS SAY THE VIRUS HAS NOW EVOLVED INTO3 3 HUMAN-TO-HUMAN TRANSMISSION MESSONNIER says: "A coronavirus 3 is a class of viruses that can cause the common cold, but, it3 3 actually can also cause more serious diseases like MERS and 3 SARS

" THE OUTBREAK STARTED LAST MONTH 3 IN CENTRAL CHINA, AT A SEAFOOD 3 AND WILDLIFE MARKET IT'S QUICKLY INFECTED MORE THAN 3 TWO HUNDRED PEOPLE INFECTED PATIENTS REPORT HAVING A FEVER, COUGH, AND SHORTNESS OF 3 BREATH SINCE THE OUTBREAK STARTED, THE VIRUS HAS SPREAD TO SOUTH KOREA, 3 THAILAND, AND JAPAN GATHERER says: "We were moving from a position where we thought 3 that perhaps this virus wasn't 3 readily transmissible from person to person to a position 3 where we know now that it is 3 transmissible and, and in reasonable numbers as well

" THE OUTBREAK COMES DURING ONE OF THE BUSIEST TRAVEL TIMES OF 3 THE YEAR MILLIONS ARE EXPECTED TO TRAVEL 3 ACROSS CHINA AND OVERSEAS THIS MONTH FOR THE CHINESE NEW YEAR 3 NGUYEN says: "First time, I'm gonna to go to China, and then, maybe, who knows, right? I might 3 get the flu there, but, I'm 3 gonna be careful" FEDERAL HEALTH OFFICIALS ARE SCREENING PASSENGERS ARRIVING FROM CHINA AT AIRPORTS IN SAN3 FRANCISCO, LOS ANGELES, AND NEW 3 YORK PASSENGERS WILL GET QUESTIONED, 3 AND HAVE THEIR TEMPERATURES 3 TAKEN

MESSONNIER says: "The earlier we 3 detect this virus, the better