Watch the video below for a quick brief about the Hantavirus, but keep reading for all the important details you should probably know!
When China decided to open the Great Wall again for tourists and ease the lockdown in one of its cities, tragedy struck again as another virus took the life of one man who was riding a bus on his way to work.
No, he did not die because of the Coronavirus; he died from Hantavirus. Yes, there is another virus that ending the lives of people in China other than the Coronavirus.
Unlike the Coronavirus, which is believed to be transmitted to humans from bats, the Hantavirus comes from rats.
Unfortunately, the mortality rate for those who have the Hantavirus is 36%, while that of those who have the Coronavirus is only 3.4%.
With the death numbers of Coronavirus cases skyrocketing every day with the mortality rate only being 3.4%, I can’t imagine what our world is going to look like if the Hantavirus turns into another Global pandemic!
How to know if someone has Hantavirus before it is too late? Here are some of its symptoms: