Corona Virus History
Coronavirus is a type of virus that causes an infection in the nose, sinuses, and throat. Normally most of the Coronavirus is not dangerous. Some of them are very diseases that cause deaths of 858 people in Saudi Arabia. It also affects other middle east countries, Asia, Africa, and Europe. It was reported in Indiana and Florida later in 2014. The most focusing thing is that both of the affectees just come from Saudi Arabia.
But in the early 2020s, December 2019 it was an outbreak in China. The Worlds Health Organization(WHO) identified the new type of COVID-19.
COVID-19 Reported 13.3M Cases Worldwide
Overall 13.3M cases have been confirmed including 578K deaths and 7.37M recovered worldwide.
As per CNN reports the number of confirmed cases of Coronavirus in the world has crossed the 2003 SARS outbreak in China. Many countries have evacuated their people from Wuhan.
According to the World Health Organization here is the current situation on the map.
China Response on COVID-19
China officials effectively cordoned off almost 60 million people under partial or full lockdown. Now they working to assist farstretched hospitals, coordinating in evacuation with other countries and developed a hospital in less than a week in Wuhan.
Is there any Medical Breakthrough to cure Coronavirus?
Still, there are no vaccines to cure and control the current situation in china because they do not know about the current virus enough. But scientists and researchers are working hard to come over this situation. HongKong and Australian scientists are pretty successful in growing that virus in laboratories and they are transferring crucial information to international medical institutions and research centers to diagnose and cure this deadly Coronavirus.
What is Coronavirus Disease?
Coronavirus firstly identified in the 1960s but nobody knows that what it comes from. It was named as Coronavirus due to its Crown like microscopic figure. It affects both humans and the virus.
Most of Coronavirus spread like other could-virus do, through coughing and sneezing by affected people by touching infectees, hands and infected things like doorknobs.
COVID 19 Symptoms
The symptoms are the same as other upper respiratory infections including running nose, coughing, and sore throat sometimes with a fever. It is difficult initially to diagnose that you have just a cold-causing infection or Caronvirus.
If you get lab tests of your blood, throat infection to find either it is due to Caronvirus or any other virus that it will be for no reason because results will not be changed just because of how you treat your infections.
How to Avoid Coronavirus?
Now you should have to know that still there is no vaccine to help prevent Coronavirus so do the same thing as you do for common cold infections.
- Wash your hands with soap thoroughly.
- In case of cold infection do not scrub your nose and eyes.
- Do not close contact with the people who are cold infected.
- Drink fluid and take some rest.
- Go to the doctor for proper treatment and live a healthy life.
Despite, The world may face these types of viruses in the future but the point is to keep yourself safe and to stay healthy.
There is no treatment recommended for Coronavirus COVID-19 infection. People infected with coronavirus should take care of their health. For severe cases, treatment should include care to support vital organ functions.
People who think they may have coronavirus infection should contact your healthcare provider immediately.
Here is Interim Guidance for Healthcare Professionals for information on patients under investigation.