They're trying to scare you with a virus that can bypass hand washing and facemask wearing because it has mutated to become more contagious.

What they don't mention is when a virus spreads easier due to a mutation in nature, it becomes less deadly.…
Viruses do not seek to kill their host, they seek to spread. When a virus becomes more contagious, it becomes less lethal because otherwise it would kill all potential new hosts and die out quickly.

We don't even have cures for viruses as it is. It's just staving off symptoms-
-and buying off time until the body fights it on its own. That's why people with suppressed immune systems are at a much greater risk.
For an extreme case, look at what happened to the New World after contact with Old World diseases. It was a combination of diseases that did the damage but overall it was probably at least 90% of the population dead and some entire populations wiped out.
The source of the pathogen matters. The more similar to things already out there the more likely there is to be at least some resistance (for example, cowpox providing protection against smallpox.)
And there are some viruses that intentionally kill their host as part of the life cycle, but again those are much more rare and much more likely to not be as contagious. Granted, I'm sure I'm wrong in here somehow and I'm not a virologist, but that's my overall understanding.

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