Even after the pandemic subsides, the coronavirus is likely to join the list of contagious diseases that remain in circulation for decades to come.
The illness affects about 4,000 Americans, 80 percent of whom are women.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 8 out of every 10 Covid-19 deaths in the U.S. have occurred in adults age 65 and older. Why?
Are people who recover from Covid-19 now immune to future infection?
Experts say we need to presume that anyone could have the virus – and behave accordingly.
Dr. Hal Scofield joins KOCO 5 to discuss how drugs we have now are being used to treat and prevent COVID-19.