Coronavirus are a type of virus. There are many different kinds, and some cause disease. A newly identified type has caused a recent outbreak of respiratory illness now called COVID-19.
What is COVID-19?
COVID-19 is the disease caused by the new coronavirus that emerged in China in December 2019.COVID-19 symptoms include cough, fever, shortness of breath, muscle aches, sore throat, unexplained loss of taste or smell, diarrhea and headache. COVID-19 can be severe, and some cases have caused death.The new coronavirus can be transmitted directly. A laboratory test has been diagnosed. There is no coronavirus vaccine yet. Prevention involves frequent hand-washing, coughing into the bend of your elbow, staying home when you are sick and wearing a cloth face covering if you can't practice social distancing.
Here is the Logarithmic of Coronavirus Daily Cases across the World as of Jan 22 up until may.
Here is the Logarithmic of Coronavirus Confirmed Cases across the World as of Jan 22 up until may.
As of May 5,2020 there has been a total of 187 countries that are infected of the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
With a total of 3,584,118 Total Confirmed Cases
251,562 Total Confirmed Deaths
1,167,883 Total Confirmed Recoveries
When we based Covid-19 in the game Plague.inc, This is what the real world looks like as of now.
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Symptons of Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Shortness of breath
Unexplained loss of taste or smell
How many days does it take for the symptoms to appear after being exposed to Coronavirus?
The Centers for the Control and Prevention of Diseases (CDC) reported that symptoms could appear as early as two days after exposure or as many as 14 days later. The median time that symptoms show up is approximately five days. A new study led by researchers at the University of Public Health Johns Hopkins Bloomberg. Therefore, for people who are likely to become exposed to the new coronavirus, the CDC uses the 14 day quarantine term.
Is infection possible without fever?
New coronavirus infections may occur and cough or other fever-free, or very low-grade, symptoms may develop, especially within the first few days. Keep in mind that COVID-19 with limited to no symptoms may also be present.
Early signs of coronavirus
The early symptoms is exhaustion, headache, sore throat or fever in some people. Some suffer from smell or taste loss. Symptoms can at first be mild and in some cases, over 5 to 7 days, become more severe with cough and shortness of breath worsening as pneumonia develops. But it is important to know that first symptoms may vary greatly from person to person in their type and severity.
Symptoms difference between a child and an adult
Fever, cough, sore throat, trouble breathing, and diarrhea can also occur, including adults, babies and children with COVID-19. Kids with COVID-19 typically experience a milder disease and rarely need a medical care, although in a few recorded cases, children who are very young have significantly suffered from pneumonia due to new coronavirus infection.
Difference between Allegy Symptoms to Coronavirus Symptoms
Allergies in spring are normal and can cause itchy eyes, chronic nose and sneezing. These and others symptoms, including low-grade fever or cough, can pose the common cold. Strep throat is a bacterial illness with a sore throat, fever and symptoms. COVID-19 most frequently tends to have fever, breathlessness and cough.
Similarities and Difference Between Covid-19 and Flu
Flu and COVID-19 are also infectious respiratory diseases, the disease caused by the coronavirus that leaded to the current pandemic. Although COVID-19 and influenza may have symptoms identical, the two illnesses are caused by different viruses.