COVID-19 Is Far Worse Than Other Varieties of Coronaviruses

Do not let the low mortality rate fool you

Photo by United Nations COVID-19 Response on Unsplash

For starters, epidemiology is the study of the distribution and determinants of health-related states and events in specified populations.

The fatality rate for Covid-19 is just 0.5- 1.2%, but do not let that number fool you!

The Ro of SARS and Covid-19 are roughly the same, ~ 2.2 to 3.6

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