“This virus has come like a storm in all of our lives and disrupted what we call normal. If we wanted to look at things in a positive way, Mother Earth is finding her way to heal. Times like these make you grasp for the silver linings and that’s what we must cling to”
The COVID -19 PANDEMIC also popularly known as CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC, seems to be like constant process which is dramatically increasing every day. It is caused by SEVERE ACUTE RESPIRATORY SYNDROME CORONAVIRUS 2 (SARS‑CoV‑2). It was firstly recognized in December 2019 in Wuhan, China. The World Health Organization divulged the intimation as PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY OF INTERNATIONAL CONCERN on 30 January 2020 and a pandemic on 11 March. The PANDEMIC has lead worldwide ECONOMIC and SOCIAL demolition, which consists of the largest GLOBAL RECESSION SINCE THE GREAT DEPRESSION. Approximately 100 million people are facing acute deprivation. Even educational firms are all closed and the young generation have to suffer in their path of currier. This PANDEMIC has a very diverse effect in everyone’s lives.
SOME MAJOR SYMPTOMS OF COVID – 19
- FEVER (a temperature above 37.8°C or skin which feels hot to touch).
- DRY COUGH
LESS COMMON SYMPTONS OF COVID – 19
- ACHES AND PAIN
- SORE THROAT
- LOSS OF TASTE OR SMELL
- A RASH ON SKIN
PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN
People should be aware of the precautions that should be taken against COVID – 19. Protect yourself and your surroundings by preventing it to spread among people through taking up the following measure steps:
- WASH and CLEAN your hands properly for at least 20 seconds very often. You can use any soap or an alcohol based hand wash or sanitizer.
- SOCIAL DISTANCING is very important to prevent it from spreading.
- MAINTAIN DISTANCE from the people those who have severe COLD OR COUGH.
- Whenever plan to go out, always WEAR A MASK
- WITHOUT SANITIZING or washing hands, DO NOT TOUCH YOUR EYES, NOSE OR MOUTH.
- STAY HOME AND STAY SAFE
- If you feel any of the above symptoms DO CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR without any delay.
As it is said that PREVENTIONS ARE BETTER THAN CURE, consulting your family doctor in prior is not a big subject. As it will be beneficiary for your health and you will prevent it from spreading this virus and many other infectious diseases.
TREATMENT OF CORONA VIRUS AT HOME
If you face any of the mentioned symptom then don’t get panic. First and foremost step is to be taken is to isolate yourself so that other members of the family don’t catch this vicious virus. As such till date not any specific vaccination has been launched or medicines. Treatment is under investigation and many trials are going but people have found some ways to get rid of this virus if they are facing mild symptoms of virus, by taking few measures to cure themselves at home. Let’s have a look:
- If you feel unwell, then intake of citrus fruits and nutritious food is very important. Drink plenty amount of water and fluids.
- ISOLATE YOURSELF in a separate room and maintain distance from other family members. Immediately disinfect touched surfaces.
- Keep in touch with your family doctor or a COVID – 19 INFORMATION PROVIDER.
- But if you feel some breathing problem then CALL IN DOCTOR ADVANCE.
- Avoid all traumatic activities and TAKE PROPER REST.
- ALCOHOL intake should be neglected as this can lead to DEHYDRATION.
- PAINKILLERS such as paracetamol, ibuprofen are WIDELY RECOMMENDED.
- Take vit – c, zinc supplements regularly.
If your health conditions are getting worse day by day and the symptoms you were facing, have no improvement even after seven days, then there is a sincere need for medical attention as soon as possible.
As such no proper medication and vaccines have launched yet. People are highly recommended to stay home and stay safe until and unless an urgency occurs to move out of your homes. Consider all the precautions and keep yourself aware. Do not believe on any fake or forwarded news in relate with Virus.
#STAY HOME STAY SAFE