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A day-by-day breakdown of coronavirus symptoms shows how the disease COVID-19 goes from bad to worse

The first symptom is typically a fever. By day five, the person may have difficulty breathing. By day 10, they might be admitted to the ICU.

10 coronavirus symptoms you may not be aware of, from malaise and dizziness to digestive issues

It's becoming clear that COVID-19 doesn't just cause a fever and cough. It can cause diarrhea, nausea, fatigue, confusion, malaise, and more.
An exhibition center has been converted into a hospital in Wuhan, February 5, 2020.

Some coronavirus patients experience nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea before they get a fever. It could be one of the first signs of COVID-19.

Though the virus primarily causes fever and difficulty breathing, digestive symptoms sometimes appear first.
Glo Germ showed how quickly germs can spread.

A YouTuber showed how quickly germs can spread during the coronavirus outbreak by secretly infecting a classroom with a glowing powder

Former NASA scientist Mark Rober performed the experiment in a classroom full of third-graders.

California governor says hospitals in the state need 50,000 more beds and are on the brink of a medical-gear shortage

California is scouring the globe to find more medical equipment to avoid a shortage of supplies that would jeopardize health care workers' safety.
The entrance to an H1N1 facility in Arlington, Texas, in 2009.

12 of the deadliest disease outbreaks in history

These diseases throughout history, from the Black Death and cholera to HIV/AIDS and coronavirus, have caused universal alarm.
Stained glass window in Eyam Church depicting the plague outbreak.

Inside Eyam, a 17th-century English village that became one of the most remarkable cases of self-quarantine in history

When the bubonic plague reached Eyam in 1665, a third of the population died after they decided to impose a cordon around the village.
Gwyneth Paltrow's character is patient zero in the 2011 movie "Contagion."

‘Contagion’ is one of the most popular thrillers on iTunes because of the coronavirus outbreak. Here’s how the film compares to real...

The new coronavirus has infected at least 84,000 people. As fears of a pandemic increase, people are comparing the outbreak to the movie "Contagion."

Warren Buffett compared fear and greed to ‘super-contagious diseases’ and ‘epidemics.’ Investors are quoting him to keep calm ...

Buffett said to "be fearful when others are greedy and greedy when others are fearful." Google searches and tweets about the quote are spiking.
A passenger wears a surgical mask after landing at Krakow International Airport on February 26, 2020 in Krakow, Poland, as the airport steps up screening amid a spread in European coronavirus cases.

Who should wear a face mask during the coronavirus outbreak, and who should not

Unless you are in a region experiencing an outbreak, treat patients in a healthcare setting, or experience flu-like symptoms, you don't need a mask.