The world is under tremendous pressure and the virus is yet to be defeated. The antidote is yet to be released. It is a devastating situation, yet to be ruled out. The black shadow is indeed hovering on the entire humanity but we will definitely overcome this hurdle. So how do we fight this epidemic virus without any actual medicine? Obviously, if prevention isn’t there, precautions are the only way to keep the contamination at bay. So let us learn what are the precaution that could prevent Covid19
As we all know, the contamination starts within the air. though covid19 is not an airborne disease but the virus keep-alive in the air for around 3 to 4 hours. So the best way to protect yourself from the virus is to wear a mask. It will filter the microbes and stop them reach your lungs. And it is vice versa.
Type of masks
First, know the fact that a healthy person does not need a mask when indoors. A person who is taking care of a covid19 patient can wear a simple surgical mask. A person suffering from the virus should use N95 type mask that filters 95% of the most penetrating microns in the air. A person showing any symptoms should wear a mask as well as quarantine himself or herself until declared safe.
How to use a mask
Wash your hands before you put on your mask. Avoid touching your face time and again.cover your face and nose properly. Never touch your mask on the front. Always remove it from the back of your head. Discard is immediately in a covered bin after use or as soon as you start feeling it gross.
There is a piece of advice from the world health organization for the world. Always keep yourself updated with the latest news regarding covid19. Keep visiting the WHO site. People with a good immune system recover after infection, but some people with low immunity and old age may experience severity. because the parameters keep changing, updating knowledge is very important.
Wash your hands regularly and often with soap and water. use an alcohol-based sanitizer if you are out. Keep it in your pocket to reach it whenever required. Change your clothes regularly. wash your bedcovers, pillowcases frequently. Sanitize your surroundings.
This is the most important step while preventing coronavirus. Social distancing helps minimize the contact between people that automatically breaks the chain between humans and the virus. The more you stay isolated the safer you are. The breakdown period of this virus is between 10 to 15 days. So once you are safe during this period the chances of getting infected minimizes.
A detailed examination is being processed throughout the world. The data from 182 countries have been submitted to WHO. To control public health risk, all necessary precautions are in action. Countries vary generally in terms of their ability to prevent and detect the outbreak. All the countries should come together and buildup global preparation for outbreak control. All countries should work out on these particular points until an antidote is being prepared
- Enabling function
- Operational readiness.
And above all, as of now, we should be responsible enough for ourselves and our country. We must follow the preventions exactly as directed to us. The problem is bigger than we thought. Our patience and time will make everything fall into place and things will return to normal. We must be well determined to beat covid19 and certainly, we will.