A video of the former president of the United states of America, Barrack Obama warning America in 2014 to be prepared incase a pandemic like Spanish flu returns has surfaced.
With America having 435,160 cases of Coronavirus and 14,797 recorded deaths from the pandemic, a video of Obama warning the country to be prepared ahead of a pandemic like this has surfaced on the internet.
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The number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 continues to grow in the US. Mike Pence, the vice-president, is overseeing the US response to the coronavirus.
So far, 80% of patients experience a mild form of the illness, which can include a fever and pneumonia, and many of these cases require little to no medical intervention. That being said, elderly people and those with underlying conditions such as diabetes or heart and lung issues are the most vulnerable.
Meanwhile, the novel coronavirus appears to be infecting and killing African Americans at a disproportionately high rate.
African Americans have more existing medical issues, less access to health care, and are more likely to work in unstable jobs — all factors that have made the coronavirus pandemic disproportionately affect blacks more, CNN reports.