Let’s see how to stay safe in this pandemic.
In the pandemic times; Prevention is always better than cure
Hence we bring guide for HOW TO STAY SAFE IN THIS PANDEMIC?
True prevention is preventing things from happening in the first place.
We have known in the times of Pandemic that life can change in an instant in an unprecedented manner.
COVID 19 has created mayhem across the world and has destroyed families, so one needs to be well informed and educated for the Coronavirus effects on our body.
Coronavirus is a gathering of viruses that are transferred from wild animals to humans.
It gets its name from the crown shape that is visible under a microscope.
In humans, any strain of the Coronavirus can cause respiratory ailments that can be fatal if untreated.
The recent outbreak of a novel strain of Coronavirus, name nCOV 2019 OR Novel Coronavirus, is similar to SARS .
To prevent yourself from getting infected from COVID 19 one should first know how the Coronavirus does spread?
When an infected person coughs or sneezes, they release droplets of saliva or mucus.
These droplets can fall on people in the vicinity and can be either directly inhaled or picked up on the hands then transferred when someone touches their face, causing infection.
For flu, some hospital guidelines define exposure as being within six feet of an infected person who sneezes or coughs.
Viruses can also be spread through droplets landing on surfaces such as seats in buses or trains or desks in school.
There is also evidence that Coronavirus can be passed from one person to another before symptoms occur, making it one of the most lethal Viruses of recent times.
PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES TO AVOID CORONAVIRUS and HOW TO STAY SAFE IN THIS PANDEMIC?.
- Hand Hygiene – it is imperative that one follows basic hand hygiene and ensure one wash hands thoroughly with an alcohol-based rub or soap and water.
- Keep the safe Distance – Maintain at least 6 feet distance between yourself and anyone who is coughing or sneezing. As someone coughs or sneezes, they spray small liquid droplets from their nose or mouth which may contain the virus.
- Cover your Mouth – Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze, then throw the tissue in the bin and wash your hands.
- Face masks – It offer some protection as they block liquid droplets. .
- Stay Indoors – Stay at home if you feel unwell if you have a fever, cough, and difficulty in breathing seek doctors’ advice. Please follow the directions of your local health authority.
- If you have returned from an affected area in the last two weeks, please stay indoors and avoid contact with other people for 14 days. This means avoid going to Work, School, or Public areas.
These are a few of the ideas that I have gathered, which I have shared with my friends and family.
Today I am posting a blog for the larger betterment of the society in these trying times of Pandemic.