A guide to keeping people safe from coronavirus in Montreal. Corona virus outbreak in China has impacted all over the world. It is estimated that it came from the seafood and meat market of Wuhan City in China, but there are other theories as well. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), there are 2,078,605 total confirmed cases all over the world and 139525 confirmed deaths. It’s a very crucial time for everyone. 213 countries, territories and areas are affected by this pandemic. All areas have been quarantined due to this outbreak.
Scientists have declared that this disease is commonly found in animals like mice, rats, dogs, cats, turkeys, horses, pigs, and cattle. There are very fewer chances of this disease to be communicated to humans. But here, we are. Today, everybody is afraid of what if he gets infected and there is no vaccine till today. This outbreak of China took all over the world and forced people to imprison inside homes. The correct news: the rumors. So, here we are going to provide all the details regarding Corona virus disease including symptoms and how to help you to be safe.
CORONAVIRUS OR COVID-19?
You must have heard both words on TVs, newspapers, radio or social sites. But did you ever realize that these two words are different? No issue, we are going to tell you about these two terms.
Corona virus is a group of viruses that are responsible for the common cold, SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) and MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome) infections in humans. SARS was transmitted from civet cats to humans while MERS moved from a camel. First corona virus has been isolated in 1937. It has been found in birds. This virus was responsible for an infectious bronchitis virus which can cause devastate poultry stocks. Afterward, the first human corona virus (HCoV) has been encountered in 1960. It causes the common cold and found in the nose of people. This human corona virus which causes cold is divided in two terms: OC43 and 229E.
Corona means “halo” or “crown” in Latin language and the structure of Corona virus is like it surrounded by a solar corona; hence named Corona virus.
In 2019, an outbreak of a new virus has been reported which is closely monitored by the Centers for Disease Control and Preventions (CDC). This belongs to the SARS family and named SARS-CoV-2. This is responsible for the respiratory disease termed as Corona Virus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
SYMPTOMS OF COVID-19
People who get infected with COVID-19 will likely to show symptoms after 14-15 days, so it is recommended to take precautions and away from the infected people. There may be different symptoms for different persons. Some people can have few symptoms while some people found infected with COVID-19 showed no symptoms at all. What else can we do? Take the medication for the normal cough and cold and if it didn’t get treated, contact to the doctors soon. We have mentioned few common symptoms of COVID-19 in the next paragraphs. There are few common symptoms found in COVID 19 patients while some people may find fatal symptoms and leads to death as well. Let’s find out the symptoms of this deadly disease:
Some people may experience fatal symptoms like:
HOW DOES COVID 19 TRANSMIT?
STAY EDUCATED, STAY PROTECTED
Since there is no cure of this pandemic disease so taking precautions is the only way to be protected from COVID-19. All the doctors, cops and community service people are trying hard to stop this pandemic. So, it’s our duty to stay protected and take all the necessary precautions. You can take follow steps:
WHO ARE MORE LIKELY TO BE AFFECTED WITH COVID-19
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