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SARS

Several years ago, a disease called SARS caused a worldwide panic. In this BrainPOP movie on SARS, Tim and Moby dispel the myths about this disease. Find out all sorts of facts about this rare form of pneumonia, including what SARS stands for, what its symptoms are, and what its effects are on the human body. You’ll learn about the coronavirus, a virus related to the common cold that may be responsible for causing SARS, as well as the way it’s transmitted. You’ll also discover who has the greatest risk of contracting SARS; where SARS cases have been detected and confirmed; and the best ways to avoid it. Become a SARS expert by watching this movie!

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