Tag Archives: 2019-nCoV

Herd Immunity and CoronaVirus

First, let’s discuss how immunity works for individuals. A person can become immune (or resistant) after exposure to a disease-causing agent, such as the coronavirus causing COVID-19 in this case. The process of becoming immune includes the production of antibodies … Continue reading

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Pandemics: Slowing the Spread

You will learn actions you can take to slow down the transmission of a pandemic virus, what you can do to prevent yourself from becoming infected with and transmitting cold and influenza viruses, as well as actions to take if … Continue reading

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CoronaVirus Definition and Symptomology

CoronaVirus (COVID-19) are a large family of viruses that cause a wide range of illness from the common cold to more severe diseases like MERS and SARS. Notes: 1- Transmission can occur from asymptomatic individuals or during the incubation period … Continue reading

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