Understanding Coronavirus Vocabulary

Abigail C. '21, Reporter

COVID-19 scares me. As someone who strives to understand my surroundings, I have found it helpful to research the terminology around this virus. I feel like, if I can understand this pandemic, I won’t be so afraid of it. Also, knowing what scientists and doctors on television are saying as about the coronavirus helps relive some of my anxiety around it. Below are some terms used when describing the coronavirus.