China Confirms Two Child Virus Deaths In Beijing

May 14, 2008

China has confirmed the first two deaths from the child virus, hand, foot and mouth disease, in the capital of Beijing.Beijing (ChattahBox) – China has confirmed the first two deaths from the child virus, hand, foot and mouth disease, in the capital of Beijing.

The Beijing Health Bureau has come out and confirmed the two deaths, with the first taking place as the child was en route to the hospital on Sunday.

The second death also took place in the capital of Beijing, as the child was being transported from Hebei for medical care.

The death toll from the child virus in China is now at 42, as fears continue to grow with the Olympics nearing closer and closer. Medical experts have stated that the virus is likely to only spread further.

Beyond the 42 deaths, there have been tens of thousands of young children who have fallen ill from the disease.


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One Response to “China Confirms Two Child Virus Deaths In Beijing”

  1. den on May 14th, 2008 2:20 pm

    An we are going to let our young jocks go over there for competetion. We really need to think twice before we go. Human rights violations and illness is ramped up in that country.

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