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Friday, Jul 17, 2020

Coronavirus is not the flu. It's worse

Send this to anyone who still thinks Covid-19 is basically the same as the flu.
Covid-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, has similar symptoms to the flu. They also spread in similar ways. So it's natural to want to compare the two. But Covid-19 is very different, in ways that make it much more dangerous. And understanding how is key to understanding why we have to take it so seriously.
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