Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19) – Statistics (World Wide) The figures shown are based on the WHO data up to and including 15th March 2020. Location How long did it take for the number of total confirmed cases to double? Total confirmed cases Daily new confirmed cases WHO data. Up to date for 10 AM (CET) on March 15. WHO data. Up to date for 10 AM (CET) ...Read More »
Key Facts Of (COVID-19) Corona Virus Disease Key Facts Of (COVID-19) Corona Virus Disease: Know the facts about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and help stop the spread of rumors. Diseases can make anyone sick regardless of their race or ethnicity. Fear and anxiety about COVID-19 can cause people to avoid or reject others even though they are not at risk ...Read More »
How to Protect Yourself From Corona Virus (COVID-19)? How to Protect Yourself From Corona Virus (COVID-19)?: Older adults and people who have severe underlying chronic medical conditions like heart or lung disease or diabetes seem to be at higher risk for developing more serious complications from COVID-19 illness. Please consult with your health care provider about additional steps you may ...Read More »
Given That Corona Viruses Can Cause The Common Cold, Does That Mean Humans Likely Have Some Protection Against This New Virus? Or Are We Immunologically “Naive”?
Given That Corona Viruses Can Cause The Common Cold, Does That Mean Humans Likely Have Some Protection Against This New Virus? Or Are We Immunological “Naive”? Although it’s possible we could have pre-existing immunity if we were previously infected with “common cold” corona viruses, there is no evidence that this is protective in people exposed to SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that ...Read More »
How Does A (COVID-19) Corona Virus Shift From Zoonotic To Human-To-Human Transmission? When a virus passes from a nonhuman animal into a human, we call that moment of spillover a zoonotic transmission. It’s an ecological event. What happens next depends on evolutionary potential and chance. If the virus is adaptable, it may succeed in replicating and proliferating in the new human host. ...Read More »
Will Most Of Humanity Be Infected By The New (COVID-19) Corona Virus? It is likely that eventually it will become endemic, and most of us will get infected. But one question is super important: How long will it take for that to happen? If it happens in a few months, every hospital will be overwhelmed and people will not be ...Read More »