COVID-19 or Coronavirus is evolving faster then expected leading to new updates everyday. 137 countries have reported this virus as it is spreading globally, having 140,000 people effected. This lead to the World Health Organization declaring the virus a pandemic.
This virus is to be very dangerous as it is so contagious. This virus can be most dangerous to the elderly being that they have the highest death rate percentages in China. This could be especially dangerous to elderly that have underlying issues making them high risk.
When the virus moved into the United States, the source of exposure became known from travel related exposure and close contact from person to person. This virus attacks the respiratory system allowing the most common symptoms to be fever, coughing, fatigue, and diarrhea.
When avoiding this COVID-19, it is said to wash hands often for at least 20 seconds, stay home to prevent exposing others if asymptomatic, and while staying home disinfect and clean surfaces or object used often.