Why COVID-19 is more concerning than other respiratory diseases

Summary of the severity behind the coronavirus

Zara Iqbal, Copy editor

COVID-19 is the seventh virus in the coronavirus family — and the first to become a pandemic due to its infection rate and symptoms. While most of its behavior is still unknown, researchers have noted the differences between COVID-19 and other respiratory diseases such as the flu, summarized below in the infographic.

Deadliness of COVID-19 by Zara Iqbal