Coronavirus Outbreak A Global Health Emergency

Wishesh|February 2020

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Coronavirus Outbreak A Global Health Emergency
The most raging topic across the globe is the novel coronavirus which has started in the Wuhan City of China and has spread across several countries which includes Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Hong Kong, Thailand, Nepal, Vietnam, Philippines, India being few among the other nations that have been affected.

The novel coronavirus has been fist detected in China where as the first death that the coronavirus has claimed was in Philippines. The virus is getting transmitted very easily from one person to another as in the droplets during a sneeze or a cough from an infected person when come into contact would let the virus spread from the infected human being to another.

The most cases of death due to the coronavirus has been recorded in China and the count is being increased day after day and the second highest cases outside China has been recorded at Japan.

The symptoms that were observed in the patients suffering from the virus are said to be cough, fever, runny nose and difficulty in breathing.

The doctors has exclaimed that there exists no vaccination for the deadly coronavirus where as the human beings may consider preventive measures which would help them stay safe from being infected with the dangerous coronavirus.

The preventive measures that can be taken by the people to stay safe from being infected with the coronavirus are:

> Wash your hands with water and soap very frequently in order to keep your hands clean all the time. If there is no availability of soap and water, use a hand sanitizer for sanitizing your hands and make sure that your hands are clean at all times.

> Avoid close contact with the people who are suffering with the sick people suffering from cough, flu, fever as it may get transmitted easily.

> Make sure that you cover your nose and mouth every time you either cough or sneeze.

>Isolate yourself by staying at home when ever you are sick

> Avoid getting along in the crowded places.

> Always clean or disinfect the furniture that is being frequently touched by many people.

The precautionary measures has to be incorporated by every individual in order to stay safe and healthy from being affected with the deadly novel coronavirus.

The Thai doctors say that the experiments that they have performed in order to cure the coronavirus has been successful in several patients. Although the drug that has been used by the doctors has not shown 100 percent success rate in all the patients.

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