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COVID-19

COVID-19 is an infectious disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. It was first identified in Wuhan, China, in December 2019 and then spread worldwide.

Most people who fall sick with COVID-19 will experience mild to moderate symptoms and recover without special treatment. However, some will become seriously ill and require medical attention. This page shows all DW content refering to COVID-19.

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