Not just “yikes.” Super yikes!

MERS is a kind of “coronavirus” known as the Middle East respiratory syndrome. It’s spread by camels. The first case has been reported in the U.S., reportedly involving an Indiana health worker who had been traveling in Saudi Arabia.

https://twitter.com/NisJose7/status/462315388366512129

FYI: The MERS patient flew through O’Hare airport in Chicago.

https://twitter.com/DanaSpacekamp/status/462312800954503168

Break out the face masks.

The U.S. CDC is investigating.

https://twitter.com/Lydi_DC/status/462318159522177024

Keep calm and wash your hands.