What is Disease X and Should We Be Worried?
According to CNN, In the most recent global plan for health emergencies the World Health Organization included something called "Disease X".
Every year the World Health Organization releases what they call the "R&D Blueprint" which stands for research and development. According to CNN, this became a thing after the Ebola epidemic in 2015. This is how they prepare for unexpected diseases and illnesses like Ebola and Zika. They create a plan that will allow them to do accelerated research and an action plan to combat the diseases. You know, to keep people safe.