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How Can COVID-19 Spread

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It's important to wash your hands regularly. 

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Air Transmission

CDC recommends wearing a face mask in public areas.

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Use disinfectant on things like door handles or objects frequently touched.

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Symptoms Of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Protection

Basic Protective Measures Against Corona virus (Covid-19)

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Avoid Gathering & Close Contact

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Stay At Your Home Don't Go Outside

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Clean Your Hands For 20 Second

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Cover While Coughing And Sneezes

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Always Use Face Mask If You Infected

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Clean And Disinfect Objects Near You

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Frequently Asked Questions

Quick Question And Answer About Coronavirus (COVID-19)

01. How does COVID-19 spread?

Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses. Some cause illness in people, and others, such as canine and feline coronaviruses, only infect animals. Rarely, animal coronaviruses that infect animals have emerged to infect people and can spread between people. This is suspected to have occurred for the virus that causes COVID-19. Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) are two other examples of coronaviruses that originated from animals and then spread to people. More information about the source and spread of COVID-19 is available on the Situation Summary: Source and Spread of the Virus.

2. What are the symptoms of COVID-19?

The most common symptoms of COVID-19 are fever, tiredness, and dry cough. Some patients may have aches and pains, nasal congestion, runny nose, sore throat or diarrhea. These symptoms are usually mild and begin gradually. Some people become infected but don’t develop any symptoms and don't feel unwell. Most people (about 80%) recover from the disease without needing special treatment. Around 1 out of every 6 people who gets COVID-19 becomes seriously ill and develops difficulty breathing. Older people, and those with underlying medical problems like high blood pressure, heart problems or diabetes, are more likely to develop serious illness. People with fever, cough and difficulty breathing should seek medical attention.

3. Should I wear mask?

Wear a mask if you are ill with COVID-19 symptoms (especially coughing) or looking after someone who may have COVID-19. , so WHO urges people to use masks wisely.

WHO advises rational use of medical masks to avoid unnecessary wastage of precious resources and mis-use of masks. Check with your local state laws as some states require masks when out in public.