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What is SARS?
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome: is a respiratory illness of unknown origin.  Cases of the illness have been discovered in People's Republic of China  (mainland China), Hong Kong , Hanoi, Vietnam, Singapore and Toronto, Canada.  SARS has also been found in patients that have traveled to Hong Kong or Guangdong Province after Feb 1, 2003 OR has had close contact with a known SARS patient.

The illness presents symptoms of:
Fever of more than 100.4 degrees Farenheit (38 C)
Shortness of breath
Difficulty in breathing
X-ray indication of pneumonia
Respiratory distress
To find out more visit:
The Center for Disease Control Guidelines for International Adoptees and their Families
Web MD's definition of SARS
New WHO changes in travel restrictions posted on Yahoo news group
New WHO press release about travel changes
FCC's links on SARS
CCAA's response to SARS
MSNBC story on the effect SARS has on a particular family and their travel
Local Stories (Columbus Dispatch) on SARS
Washington Post article on SARS
CCTV information on SARS
***Disclaimer: This by no means is a complete list.  If you have other information or websites please feel free to send me an email.