Coronavirus how deadly is it really?

Asked By: Noel Crist
Date created: Thu, Mar 18, 2021 4:20 PM
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Infection with the novel coronavirus can lead to coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19). This can cause mild to severe symptoms. In some people, it leads to life threatening complications. This article...
Answered By: Elwin Mraz
Date created: Fri, Mar 19, 2021 2:45 AM
The death rate from the novel coronavirus that causes the COVID-19 disease varies by location, age of person infected and the presence of underlying health conditions. While most people who catch...
Answered By: Duane Doyle
Date created: Sat, Mar 20, 2021 9:33 AM
Early reports from January painted a grim picture about just how deadly the coronavirus was. On March 3, the Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) said that “Globally, about 3.4%...
Answered By: Kassandra Rolfson
Date created: Mon, Mar 22, 2021 4:58 AM
Data from early in the pandemic overestimated how deadly the virus was, and then later analyses underestimated its lethality. Now, numerous studies — using a range of methods — estimate that in...
Answered By: Eugenia Kuvalis
Date created: Tue, Mar 23, 2021 10:19 AM
Covid-19 is transmitted much more readily between humans than its closest relation, Sars, which caused outbreaks of serious disease in a few countries in 2003. The new coronavirus is, however, less...
Answered By: Russ Yost
Date created: Wed, Mar 24, 2021 1:35 PM
COVID-19 starts out in the lungs like the common cold coronaviruses, but then causes havoc with the immune system that can lead to long-term lung damage or death. SARS-CoV-2 is genetically very...
Answered By: Johanna Zieme
Date created: Thu, Mar 25, 2021 11:26 AM
Most studies put the rate between 0.5% and 1.0%, meaning that for every 1,000 people who get infected, from five to 10 would die on average. The estimates suggest the new coronavirus is deadlier...
Answered By: Diego Nitzsche
Date created: Sat, Mar 27, 2021 12:13 PM
Third, Covid-19 has had a greater mortal impact than seasonal flu. Flu-attributable deaths average around 10,000 each year in England, but with huge variability: only 4,000 in the winter of...
Answered By: Adolph Senger
Date created: Sat, Mar 27, 2021 1:53 PM
If this is the case, it could increase the case fatality rate within the UK from 2.7% to 3.5%. But for the moment these studies are in no way complete, with NERVTAG stating that there are several...
Answered By: Elouise Dietrich
Date created: Mon, Mar 29, 2021 1:45 PM
Others, however, found an increase in mortality of around 30% between the viruses – the figure quoted by the government and its chief advisers. If this is the case, it could increase the case ...
Answered By: Lolita Keeling
Date created: Wed, Mar 31, 2021 2:41 PM
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Where Did the Coronavirus Come From? Experts say SARS-CoV-2 originated in bats. That’s also how the coronaviruses behind Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) and severe acute respiratory...
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For the first time since March 2020, the country is averaging fewer than 300 coronavirus deaths each day. The highly infectious Delta variant continues to spread, driving up case totals in parts of...
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