Source: Zero Hedge
Worldwide Searches For ‘Virus Mask’ Erupt Amid Deadly Outbreak As the number of confirmed coronavirus cases nears 650 with 18 deaths, worldwide Google searches for “virus mask” have erupted ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday. The deadly virus is causing alarm because of how easily it spreads between people. So far, there are no drugs, known at the moment, that can prevent human to human transmission . Videos are surfacing on social media, showing people in China dropping dead as authorities have locked down seven cities in an unprecedented effort to contain the outbreak. In #Wuhan ，people are collapsing on streets due to the deadly #WuhanPneumonia . so helpless. #WuhanCoronavirus #WuhanOutbreak pic.twitter.com/X5ho3Llpcm — 巴丢草 Badiucao (@badiucao) January 23, 2020 More and more… pic.twitter.com/z5Dpu7RASa — Turkish Market (@kamerknc) January 23, 2020 Bugün kaçıncı oldu bu yerde rastgele yatanların videosu… Vücut pat diye gidiyor. pic.twitter.com/29YA3uZCCu — Turkish Market (@kamerknc) January 23, 2020 There have been multiple cases of people collapsing on the streets due to the coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan & various parts of China #WuhanCoronavirus #Wuhan #WuhanOutbreak #China pic.twitter.com/4iIwJCGl0M — Jimmy Lee Curtains (@WulfMunkey) January 23, 2020 Worldwide searches for “virus mask” have surged in the last five days as cases of the deadly virus have spread from China to the U.S., Singapore, Thailand, Japan, South Korea, and Vietnam.