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Is it highly likely to get sick when you sit in a seat occupied by sick person before you?

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Dr. Jennifer Lee
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Airborne

Many of the pathogens causing people to get sick are airborne.
So, it is possible to get sick from sitting next to someone who is sick.

In brief: Airborne

Many of the pathogens causing people to get sick are airborne.
So, it is possible to get sick from sitting next to someone who is sick.
Dr. Jennifer Lee
Dr. Jennifer Lee
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