Prevention

1.       Avoid close contact with people who are sick.

2.       Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.

3.       Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol if soap and water are not available.

A sick person should prevent spreading respiratory illness to others

1.       Stay home when you are sick.

2.       Wear face mask.

3.       Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.

4.       Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces with :-

a.       Diluted Bleach. 75 ml bleach in 5 little water.

b.      Alcohol solutions with at least 70% alcohol

Quarantine and Isolation

A person who has traveled an affected area should be restricted from moving for up to 2 weeks. If the person develops symptoms during that period (fever, cough, breathing problem), the person should seek medical advice.  Person testing negative may be released after 2 weeks quarantine. A person testing positive should be treated in Isolation ward.

 

Social Distancing

The entire world seems to be in panic situation.

Isolated cases of COVID-19 show up in a population. The number of cases rises steadily and suddenly blows up into an epidemic.

When the incidence is rising, citizens should impose self-curfew. The patients should be kept in isolation wards, suspects quarantined, and everyone should stay home.

Social distancing for a few days would eliminate COVID-19 from the locality. The disease may be seasonal, hence limited to a season or set of seasons.

 

Precautions

1.     Wash your hands thoroughly with soap for 20 seconds at least 3 times a day.

2.     Use hand sanitiser regularly

3.     Avoid touching your face

4.     When you cough or sneeze, cover your mouth and nose. Trash any tissue used

5.     Avoid sharing mobiles, water bottles, towels

6.     Stay indoors; avoid non-essential travel

7.         Prevent and instantly correct common flu.

8.    Don’t use face mask unless you are a patient or a healthcare person.

9.     Prevent the spread of rumours and misinformation

 


 


 Contents

 

Chapter

 

Abstract

01

Introduction

02

Evolution

03

Corona pandemic data in India

04

Headline facts

05

Corona virus

06

Corona virus Pandemics

07

Disease\s caused

08

Spread

09

Symptoms

10

Complications

11

Prevention

12

Vaccine

13

Treatment

14

Immunity boosters

 

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