How to Protect Yourself against new COVID-19 Virus
There is presently no immunizing agent to stop the coronavirus malady.
👉The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus.
👉The virus is thought to spread mainly from person-to-person.
👉Between people who are in close contact with one another (within about 6 feet).
👉Respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes.
👉These droplets can land in the mouths or noses of people who are nearby or possibly be inhaled into the lungs.
Take steps to protect yourself
Clean your hands often
👉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.
👉Cover all surfaces of your hands and rub them together until they feel dry to you.
👉Avoid touching your nose eyes and mouth with unwashed hands First wash your hands then touch your face.
Avoid close contact
👉Avoid close contact with people who are sick Try to live indoors more until the scientists find the cure. or make less socialize and enjoy video games indoors,
👉Put distance between yourself and other people if COVID-19 is spreading in your community. This is very important for people who are at higher risk of getting very sick.
Take steps to protect others
Stay home if you’re sick
👉Stay home if you’re sick, except to induce treatment. and defend your family
Learn the Preventions of what to do if you are sick?
Cover coughs and sneezes
👉Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze or use the inside of your elbow.
👉Throw used tissues in the trash.
👉Immediately wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
👉If soap and water are not readily available, clean your hands with a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.
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Wear a facemask if you are sick
👉If you are sick: You should wear a facemask when you are around other people (e.g., sharing a room or vehicle) and before you enter a healthcare provider’s office.
👉If you are not able to wear a facemask (for example, because it causes trouble breathing), then you should do your best to cover your coughs and sneezes, and people who are loved for you should wear a facemask if they are trying to enter your room. Learn Seek Something that to do if you are sick.
👉If you are NOT sick:
👶You do not need to wear a facemask unless you are caring for someone who is sick (and they are not able to wear a facemask). Facemasks may be in short supply and they should be saved for the people who need and some medical store sell in black for the double price So be aware.
Clean and disinfect
👉Clean AND disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily. This includes ⁅tables, doorknobs, light🙏switches, countertops, handles, desks, phones, keyboards, toilets, faucets, and sinks⁆.
👉If surfaces are dirty, clean them: Use detergent or soap and water prior to disinfection.