A student at the University of Maryland
has died from the adenovirus tonight. The student has been identified now
as 18 year-old Olivia Paregol. Now, she was a freshman who was battling
Crohn’s disease and she lived right there on campus. Adenovirus is a common
virus that causes symptoms it ranges from common colds all the way to
pneumonia. Occasionally patients who have an immunocompromised status such as HIV,
or if you’re on medications that can weaken the immune system, you may be more
susceptible to severe or more serious reaction. Well, five other students have
been diagnosed with the disease. Eleven children recently died in New Jersey
after an adenovirus outbreak at a health center there.