Coronavirus outbreak: Busting 12 common misconceptions about COVID-19

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There is a lot of uncertainty and confusion surrounding the spread, symptoms, and causes the disease, COVID-19.

First, let’s clarify some terms:

Coronavirus is the name of a family of viruses that can cause diseases in animals and people. The coronavirus family generally caused various respiratory illnesses in people.

COVID-19 is the name of the disease in question. The name…