Coronavirus’ Primary Targets: Seniors, Men, Cigarette Smokers

March 2, 2020

Viruses can attack one segment of the population more severely than another. The 1918 flu, which claimed 50 million lives globally, particularly affected young adults. The Zika outbreak that ravaged through Brazil in 2015-2016 had an impact that was especially devastating pregnant females, attacking the brains of the foetuses they carried. COVID-19, the illness triggered by the coronavirus which originated in Asia, appears to reach more severe levels with with…

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What is Coronavirus (Covid-19), and what should we do if we have symptoms?

March 2, 2020

Coronavirus information is constantly developing due to being so new What is Covid-19 – the disease that started in Wuhan?It is triggered by a known user of the coronavirus family that has never been encountered before, but like other coronaviruses, it has come from animals. Many of those initially contaminated either worked or frequently shopped within the Huanan seafood wholesale market in the center of the town within Wuhan, China….

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Influenza

(Flu, influenza virus) Influenza is a viral respiratory infection that causes fever, runny nose, cough, headache and malaise. During seasonal epidemics can cause deaths, especially among high-risk patients (eg, people in closed institutions, with high or low age, with cardiovascular insufficiency or in late pregnancy.); during pandemics healthy young patients die themselves. The diagnosis is usually made clinically and is based on local epidemiological patterns. Everyone aged ? 6 months…

September 3, 2018
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