What Coronavirus Does to the Body


It is a slightly terrifying animated essay, Munich design house Kurzgesagt explains in vivid detail what happens to the human body once it has been contaminated with Coronavirus. They look at how the virus occurs, what cells are included in both enabling and killing off the virus and how the autonomic immune system can ultimately flush it all out. They also talk about the enduring effects of the disease and its relationship to influenza.

The majority of people infected by Corona will get through it with relatively mild symptoms. But many cases become severe or even critical. We don’t know the percentage because not all cases have been identified, but it’s safe to say that there is a lot more than with the flu. …Coronavirus is often compared to the flu, but actually, it’s much more dangerous. While the exact death rate is hard to pin down during an ongoing pandemic, we know for sure that it’s much more contagious and spreads faster than the flu.


Leave a Reply