SINGAPORE — Left unchecked, the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 could infect billions of people. By one estimate, up to 70% of the world’s population may contract the disease.
That means there’s an excellent chance that, sooner or later, you will be one of them.
The World Health Organization said 14% of people known to have COVID-19 develop symptoms severe enough to require hospitalization and oxygen support. But calculating the odds of survival in the early stages of the pandemic is imprecise.
Original Source: DAVID PIERSON LA Times