The article “Germany 's Chief Olympic Doctor Says Zika Virus Isn 't a Threat to 2016 Olympics” main idea is how the athletes don’t need to worry about the virus. It’s not as a big of a deal as people think. The article “FAQ: The Zika virus and the 2016 Rio Olympics” has something a little different to say. This article does a good of going in depth about the virus. It talks about how the virus spreads and what the comity is doing to prevent the spreads to keep athletes save. The last article “What real threat does Zika pose to the Rio Olympics? History has an an...
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... a syndrome surveillance system (Vox)”. 80% is a huge amount of people. For example lets say 1,000 people are infected 800 of them would show no symptoms. That is a lot of people who would just be walking around freely and could infect others.
From reading all of these articles I had a lot of thought going on in my head. I thought about what I would do if I was an athlete. I know if I worked very had to make it to the Olympics I would want to go. But I have to think about my health. I am not the type of person to put my health at risk. The articles are tilling me the Zika virus is a major problem in Brazil. But the Olympic comenity is doing their best to make sure all of the athletes stay healthy and don’t get infected. I think it is to early to tell what will happen in August. We have about five months until the Olympics and a lot can change in that amount of time.
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