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The deadly MERS virus as seen under a microscope. (credit: CBS)

16 Being Monitored In LA County For Possible Exposure To Deadly MERS

The California Department of Public Health says the 16 people were all passengers on a flight with a man who is now hospitalized with the disease in Florida.

05/22/2014

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The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?

The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.

05/16/2014

airport travel

LAX Passengers Warned Of Emerging SARS-Like Virus

Travelers at LAX and over a dozen other airports nationwide were being warned Wednesday of the emerging threat of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS).

05/14/2014

A Muslim pilgrim wears a mask as he arrives to perform evening prayers in Mecca's Grand Mosque prior to the start of the annual hajj pilgrimage, which begins on October 13.    (Photo credit: FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images)

Health Officials To Watch For Muslim Pilgrims With SARS-Like Symptoms

While MERS-CoV has so far only been reported in the Mideast and Europe, doctors and emergency departments will be on the lookout for suspicious coughs and fevers, according to a report.

10/10/2013