COVID-19 is the disease caused by the new coronavirus that emerged in China in December 2019. COVID-19 symptoms include cough, fever and shortness of breath. COVID-19 Can be severe, and some cases have caused death. The new coronavirus can be spread from person to person. It is diagnosed with a laboratory test.
There is no coronavirus vaccine yet.
Involves frequent hand-washing, coughing into the bend of your elbow and staying home when you are sick. Wash your hands often with soap and Water for at least 20 seconds especially after you have been in a public place, or after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing. If soap and water are not readily available, use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol. Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands. Avoid close contact with people who are sick. Stay home if you are sick, except to Medical care.
Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue paper when you cough or sneeze. Throw used tissues in the trash. If you are sick you should wear a face mask when you are around other people (e.g.,sharing a room or vehicle) and before you enter a healthcare providers office. Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily. This includes tables doorknobs, light switches, countertops, handles, desks, phones, keyboards, toilets, faucets, and sinks. If surfaces is dirty, clean them.
Coronavirus cases in all over World, US tops World in coronavirus cases overtaking China and Italy. In the United States, more than 82,000 people have tested positive for COVID-19, edging out Italy, which has reported the most deaths, and China, where the virus was first detected in December in the metropolis of Wuhan. More than 500,000 people around the world have now contracted the new coronavirus, overwhelming healthcare systems even in wealthy nations and triggering an avalanche of government -ordered lock downs that have disrupted life for billions.