All About Corona virus (2019-ncov )
As we heard, Corona virus attack in China, Nearly 106 people died. it is alarming situation for the world.
however, we should first get little information about corona virus. In INDIA, recently a person return from china a week ago, suspected for corona virus symptoms. on the other hand, another case was registered in pune. more than 100 cases in 7 cities in all over the INDIA, but there is no positive case yet found.
What is Corona virus ?
A corona virus is a common virus, firstly observed in 1960s. Still no information aliened from where they come.The name corona was given based on its crown like shape. it can infect both animals and human. Most of the virus are not dangerous to humans. but some of them are…
In Saudi Arabia, 2012, Middle east respiratory syndrome (MERS corona virus ) had cause 858 death. afterwards seen in middle east, Africa, Asia & Europe.
Before that, In 2003, 774 people died from a Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS corona virus) out break in Korea.
Recently, It had been observed that new type of corona virus named 2019 novel corona virus (2019-ncov) in china.by late January 2020, there are 300 confirmed cases and death count raising on daily bases.
Most commonly observed symptoms are stuffy nose, Cough & sore throat. you can treat it with over the counter medicine. it also cause middle ear infection.
How it Spreads ?
It can spread like any other common flu. by hand shake, touch, coughing, hug or nearer contact with infected person.cloths which has been used by infected people.
It can cause pneumonia in old age people, people with heart disease & People with weakened immune system.
How to Get Rid of Corona virus ?
There is no vaccine available for corona virus. however such precaution can save you from caught infected.
- Wash you hand thoroughly with soap or hand senitizer.
- keeps your hand & finger away from your nose, mouth & eyes.
- Avoid close contact with infected people
What Should you can do if infected ?
- Get plenty of rest
- drink fluid
- take over the counter medicine for sore throat. acetaminophen or Ibuprofen.
- if Symptoms getting worse, reach near by hospital immediately or call 108 ASAP.
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