Tag: Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome

Coronavirus – What You Should Know About This Deadly Disease

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), “Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV). A novel coronavirus (nCoV) is a new strain that has not been previously identified in humans.”

If you have been following the news, you would have realized that this disease originated in Wuhan City, Hubei province, China, and has infected some 2,000 people (up to the time this post was written) since its discovery.… Continue Reading “Coronavirus – What You Should Know About This Deadly... Read More »