coronavirus , Simple ways to protect yourself.
Don’t Touch your eyes, nose and mouth
coronavirus , our hands touch so many things they can pick up viruses easily , so avoid infecting yourself by keeping them from your face.
Wash your hands regularly
use plenty of soap to wash your hands and scrub for at least 20 seconds
Don’t sneeze into your hands
use a tissue and throw it away immediately or, failing that, the crook of your elbow
keep your distance from anyone coughing or sneezing
stay at least 1 meter away , to avoid inhaling droplets sprayed by coughs and sneezes.
If you feel unwell seek medical attention
stay at home if you have a fever cough or difficulty breathing. call a health professional and follow their advice.
Symptoms of coronavirus
The symptoms are:
a high temperature
shortness of breath
But these symptoms do not necessarily mean you have the illness.
The symptoms are similar to other illnesses that are much more common, such as cold and flu.
How coronavirus is spread
Because it’s a new illness, we do not know exactly how coronavirus spreads from person to person.
Similar viruses are spread in cough droplets.
It’s very unlikely it can be spread through things like packages or food. Viruses like coronavirus cannot live outside the body for very long.