CORONA VIRUS (COVID-19): This Corona Virus is spreading to many places all over the world and taking the lives of many people. daily update visit this link: Corona virus
- 1 What is Corona Virus?
- 2 How is COVID-19 diagnosed?
What is Corona Virus?
Corona virus is a virus which spreads the infectious disease called as Corona Virus disease. Corona virus is the most dangerous virus ever. Firstly, this Corona Virus is detected in a market place in Wuhan, China in December 2019. This Corona Virus is spreading to many places all over the world and taking the lives of many people.
What causes the Corona Virus?
Corona Virus is a virus which first develops in the animals before developing in human beings. Hence this CoronaVirus is called as Zoonotic.
When the person or human moves in close contact with the animal which is carrying the virus, then the person will be affected by the virus.
After the virus develops in the human then it passes from one person to another when the person coughs or sneezes. The virus will spread faster through the air.
After the completion of research for a few days, researchers believe that virus may have passed from bats to snakes than from snakes to human beings.
For the virus to pass from animal to humans, a person has to come into close contact with an animal that carries the infection.
How the Corona Virus spreads?
Corona Virus is a disease which spreads easily when we contact the affected person when they sneezing or cough. If the person touches the body or a surface which is having a virus on it also affects the people. Then the person touches his or her eyes, nose or mouth with which the virus spreads all over the body. If we touch the person infected with this virus, then surely, we will also be affected by the Corona Virus.
Does the Virus spread slowly in hot places?
Some of the experts told that the spread of the coronavirus will be slow in the hot places. The European Centre for the Disease Control said that is not easy to estimate the spread of the disease. The World Health Organization (WHO) said that the virus will spread to all the places along with the humid climate places and hot places.
How long the Virus will be alive?
According to the research, the researchers said that the lifetime of the virus will not be estimated. The life of the virus depends on the people, in how long they avoid the gatherings and it also depends on how long the people will isolate.
How is COVID-19 diagnosed?
Diagnosis of the Corona Virus (COVID-19) is difficult because this dangerous virus is almost similar to the bad cold and flu. The diagnosis of the Corona Virus will be confirmed by the laboratory tests.
How the Corona Virus is be treated?
There is no specific treatment and also there is no specific vaccine for curing the Corona Virus. The people who are suffering or people who will be affected by this disease will be treated for the symptoms to be cured.
Does the Corona Virus (COVID-19) cause death?
Yes, this virus leads to death. We can also be cured of the disease. As of now, there are 43,288 deaths are caused due to this virus and 184,771 people cured of this disease.
What are the symptoms of Corona Virus?
Before the symptoms are developed the people will be fallen sick for nearly 14 days. The common symptoms of the Corn Virus disease are dry cough, tiredness and fever. Without the need for any special treatment, many people will recover from this disease.
This disease can be fatal and serious also. There are a lot of chances of getting affected by this disease for the older people and children. Mainly the people having some health issues such as diabetes, heart diseases, asthma are more vulnerable to falling I’ll severely. The main symptoms of Corona Virus disease are
2. Cold with running nose.
5. Facing problem in breathing.
What are the do’s and don’ts s that we should do to avoid the Corona Virus?
1. By using the soap or alcohol-based hand wash or sanitizer wash your hands regularly for at least 20 seconds.
2. When you cough or sneeze cover your mouth and nose by using the handkerchief or a tissue.
3. Throw the tissue into the dustbin after using it.
4. Maintain at least 3 feet distance or 1 meter with the sick people.
5. If you are not well trying to stay at home so that other people will not be affected by you.
1. When your hands are dirty don’t touch your eyes, mouth and nose.
2. If you are suffering from cold or if you are feeling sick don’t go out.
3. Don’t gather in the place where there are many people.
What are the preventive measures that are to be followed to avoid Corona Virus?
The COVID-19 preventive measures are:
1. The best method the avoid COVID-19 is to practice social distancing.
2. If you are sick it is better to stay at home.
3. With soap wash your hands regularly.
4. When you sneeze or cough Use a handkerchief or a tissue.