What is coronavirus and Covid-19? An explainer

What is coronavirus and Covid-19? An explainer

“Novel coronavirus” is the proper term for this brand-new virus wreaking havoc on our unprepared world. But you can also call this nasty villain by its scientific name: severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2, or SARS-CoV-2 for short. Covid-19 seems to strike the elderly and immunocompromised the hardest, along with any of us with underlying […]