Coronavirus (COVID-19) is an infectious disease. This is due to a new type of virus that has never been seen in humans before. The virus infects both humans and animals. This virus mostly affects URI (Upper respiratory system). Till now, seven different types of coronaviruses have been identified.
This virus is also found in many animals like camels, cats & bats, etc. This virus is RNA virus that breaks cells inside the body. The virus has been given a new name by WHO 2019-nCoV.
Causes of Coronavirus
The main cause of the Coronavirus is non-vegetarian food, according to WHO it spreads from one person to another.
Symptoms of Coronavirus
The common cold is seen first in a patient of this virus. The symptoms of this disease are similar to many other common diseases. The main symptoms are:
- Dry cough & phlegm
- Severe headache
- Vomiting & Tiredness
- Runny nose
- Feeling of breathlessness
Diagnosis of Corona Virus
A CDC ( Center for disease control & prevention) test kit has been prepared for Coronavirus by which we can find out whether the test is negative or positive? This kit is named CDC 2019 -nCoV Diagnostic Panel. To perform this test, the patient’s lower and upper respiratory specimen is collected and diagnosed.
Treatment of Coronavirus
Till now, No proper medicine and vaccine have been produced for this virus. But National Medical Products Administration of China has approved antiviral drug for this Corona Virus. Which they have named Favilavir.
Coronavirus is also being treated by many other medicines. NIA ( National Institute of health) officials say that a vaccine is being prepared to fight pneumonia caused by the Coronavirus.
And this vaccine can only be started in 3 months on human trials. Doctors say that the person affected by the Coronavirus should be supervised by a super-specialist.
In this disease, it is advisable to take too much rest, drink more fluids and sore throat and fever medicine. There is no cure for coronavirus at this time. Antibiotics do not fight viruses, so their use is a failure. It takes long time to understand and explain new viruses. So in intital stage better to take precautions.
There is no vaccine available yet to get rid of the coronavirus. Scientists are doing the work of making vaccines to treat this disease.
Prevention of Coronavirus
So far 186 cases of Coronavirus have been found in India. This virus is spreading rapidly in the world, due to which everyone is concerned about his health. However, there is no need to fear it. As long as you continue to follow Preventive Measures, your health will be good.
And you do not feel many diseases quickly, we are telling you some safety measures. With the help of which you can stay safe from coronaviruses.
Wear Mask & Gloves
Always keep in mind that if you or someone in your home has been ill for a long time, then take him to the doctor immediately. Even slight negligence in this disease can bring a person closer to death. Always wear a mask on your mouth while going out of home & sending your children to school.
Do not ignore flu symptoms
Flu is very easy to get to any other virus. Especially if you have touched something that has already been touched by an infectious person.
To avoid the symptoms of flu, you should follow preventive measures like washing your hands several times a day, covering the nose, mouth, and eyes so that you stay away from the corona infection. Apart from this, after touching anything such as the door and the phone or anything, wash your hands several times.
Do not take non-veg Food
According to scientists, non-veg food is the biggest cause of Coronavirus. This dangerous virus was found in animals till now and people who eat an animal. This virus is now found in them. Therefore non-veg and eggs should not be consumed and you should also keep the distance from wild animals.
If you are sick, do not move
You must have heard that the immunity of a sick person decreases. Due to which he has an early infection. So if you are sick, then avoid going outside the house. If you are going outside the house then wear gloves and a mask. Otherwise, many more people can also have an infection.
Do not visit to places where the infection is present
Due to the spread of Coronavirus, security has been done by the government on every side. So if possible, you should avoid going to any other country where a lot of infection is spread.If you have to go somewhere, then you must wear gloves and a mask. If you feel symptoms, contact a doctor immediately.
If you are feeling weak after meeting any person who already ill and you are showing symptoms of flu and Coronaviruses, then go to the doctor quickly and get your examination done.
Wash your hands frequently
The coronavirus does not spread by air. This virus is spread by direct touching; you should wash your hands thoroughly with soap before eating or 5-7 times in a day.
Just a surgical mask is not enough
Many false rumors are spreading about this disease. Many people believe that wearing a surgical mask causes this disease while it is absolutely wrong. You can avoid this virus by wearing this mask.Some preventing measures
Some preventing measures
- Wash your hands frequently with soap and water or otherwise use sanitizer.
- keep at least 1 meter (3 feet) distance between yourself and anyone who is coughing or sneezing (Sick).
- Wear face mask if you visit any infected area.
- Do pranayama daily for at least 15 minutes.
- keep your surroundings clean.
- Greet in Indian traditional style of namaste.
- Eat paneer and pistachios to boost your immunity.
- Do jogging regularly.
- COVID-19 virus can be transmitted in hot and humid climates areas. As per evidence, the Coronavirus can be transmitted in all areas, including areas with hot and humid weather.
- The Coronavirus CANNOT be transmitted by mosquito bites.
- Spraying alcohol or chlorine all over your body doesn’t kill the new Coronavirus.
- Regularly rinsing your nose with saline help don’t prevent infection with the new Coronavirus.
- Eating garlic doesn’t help prevent infection with the new Coronavirus.
- Antibiotics don’t effective in preventing and treating the new Coronavirus.