As we all know that the corona virus is all over the world. It’s important for all of us to have accurate knowledge about the corona. So, this blog will be helpful in this regard. The purpose of this “Coronavirus Stay Safe Message” is to spread awareness so that we can break the prevalence rate of the corona virus together. Corona Virus causes mild to severe respiratory illness in infected individuals but generally, recover without treatment however those individuals who have other health conditions such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, cancer and chronic respiratory illness and the elderly population are more prone to develop serious illness caused by the virus. So, first we will learn about the symptoms. These symptoms may appear in 2-14 days after exposed with the corona virus these include the followings:
- Shortness of breath
- Sore throat
- Body pains
- Nausea, Diarrhea or Runny nose (less common).
Coronavirus Stay Safe Message: Get help or seek medical attention
Individuals with fever, cough and difficulty in breathing should get medical help and those with mild symptoms should isolate themselves and promote hygiene. So here are 7 things to do:
i. Wash your hands often for 20 seconds with soap and water especially after going out at public places, after sneezing, coughing and blowing nose
ii. Hand sanitizers can be used when soap and water is not readily available.
iii. Avoid touching your nose, eyes and mouth with unwashed hands.
iv. Avoid close contacts with sick individuals and keep safe distance.
v. Stay home if you are sick to inhibit the transmission to others.
vi. Cover your mouth and nose with mask
vii. Disinfect all those surfaces which are frequently touched.
These are 7 vital tips that should be followed as part of Coronavirus stay safe message from Islamabad Rehab Clinic to beloved world citizens. Follow World Health Organization website for more information regarding Coronavirus.