Contagion trending everywhere nowadays is a movie on viruses similar to Corona Virus and presented the same symptoms, epidemic, lockdown, and measures taken by the WHO (World Health Organization). The ground zero in this movie was Hong Kong. Likewise, the novel corona virus’s ground zero is Hubei Province, China.
Contagion relates exactly the same to the current Corona Virus and the good thing is that the virus mentioned in the movie belongs to the same SARS family. It also relates to deadly Spanish flu (also known as the 1918 flu pandemic). The name of the Virus in the film is the MEV-1 virus.
Likewise, coronavirus where whole world health organizations are busy in making vaccines, the movie ends with the dramatic scenes of manufacturing vaccines.
Director: Steven Soderbergh
Stars: Matt Damon, Jude Law, Kate Winslet.
Writer: Scott Z. Burns
Currently, Contagion is available on Amazon Prime Video, Youtube and Google play movies, but soon it will be available on Netflix.
Following are the other most common symptoms of novel coronavirus COVID-19:
Symptoms of Corona Virus COVID-19:
The most common symptoms of COVID-19 as shared by the World Health Organization are :
- Dry cough
Swear symptoms/ conditions are:
- Trouble breathing
- Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
- Bluish lips or face
- New confusion or unable to wake up