CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) AND PROTECTION MEASURES
What is coronavirus (Covid-19)?
Coronavirus is actually a virus that is abundant in animals. The source of the virus that caused the disease recently is thought to be the Huanan seafood market in Wuhan, China. It was understood in time that the virus, which is transmitted from animal to human, can spread from person to person. This form of the virus was called Coronavirus 2019, COVID-19, since it appeared in 2019.
What are the symptoms of coronavirus?
The most common symptoms are; fever, cough, and difficulty breathing.
How can precautions be taken to prevent coronavirus?
Wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Do not drain the water during washing.
Keep at least 3-4 steps away from people with a cold.
Ventilate your environment frequently.
Wash your clothes at 60-90 ° C with normal detergent.
If you have complaints such as fever, cough, shortness of breath, wear a mask and consult a healthcare provider.
When coughing or sneezing, cover the mouth and nose with disposable wipes, if there are no wipes, use the inside of the elbow.
Cancel or postpone your travels abroad.
Clean your favorite surfaces, such as door handles, pears, sinks, with water and detergent daily.
Avoid close contact such as handshaking or hugging.
If you have cold symptoms, do not contact the elderly and chronic patients, do not go out without wearing a mask.
Do not touch your hands to your eyes, mouth and nose.
Spend the first 14 days at home when returning from abroad.
Do not share any personal items with other people.
Eat plenty of fluids, eat a balanced diet, pay attention to your sleep patterns.
As of April 4, the use of masks has been made compulsory in all areas where marketplaces and people are present.
For the health of ourselves and our loved ones, let's maintain the social distance in places that must be found collectively and definitely use a mask.
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