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Second MERS Patient Doing Well

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US health officials say a second case of the deadly MERS virus has been found in Florida. The respiratory illness has left hundreds of people sick in the Middle East. More than 100 people have died so far. This patient -- a health-care worker who traveled to the US from Saudi Arabia. Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Tom Friedman says the case presents no broad risk to the public and the patient is isolated in the hospital and is doing well.
The first case also involved a health care worker who had just returned from Saudi Arabia. He was discharged from Community Hospital in Munster on Friday. Workers at Community Hospital placed in home isolation returned to work today.


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