Corona Virus Spreading All Over : In December 2019 there was the luster of pneumonia cases in Wuhan, Hubei, China. Investigation found that it was caused by previously unknown virus known 2019, CORONA VIRUS.
What is Corona Virus :-
Corona virus is large group of viruses, they consist the pores of genetic material surrounded by the envelope of protein spikes this gives the appearance of the crown, Crown in Latin is called Corona and that is how this virus get its name. It cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-COV) and severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-COV). A novel corona virus (N-COV) is a new strain that has not been previously identified in humans.
Origin of the Corona Virus :-
Corona Virus is circulate in the range of animals. Sometime this viruses can make the germs from animal to humans, this is called the Spill Over. Corona virus is Zoonotic, meaning they are transmitted between animals and people. Details investigations found that SARC-COVwas transmitted from civet cats to humans and MIRS-COVfrom dromedary camels to humans. Several known Corona Viruses are circulating in animals.
Corona Transmission :-
Exact dynamics yet to be determined generally. In general respiratory virus are usually transmitted through droplets created by the infected people’s cough and sneeze contaminated by the virus. These droplets can land in the mouths or noses of people who are nearby or possibly be inhaled into the lungs. The virus does not settle in the air, but on the ground, so it is not transmitted by the air.
Corona Symptoms :-
Reported illness have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death common signs of infection include respiratory symptoms, Fever, Cough, Shortness of breath and breathing difficulties. In more severe cases, infection can cause pneumonia, severe acute respiratory syndrome, kidney failure and even death.
Corona Diagnosis :-
The infection can be diagnosed by the test called PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction). This test identifies genetic finger-prints.
Corona Treatment :-
Currently, no antiviral medication is recommended to treat COVID-19. Treatment is directed at relieving symptoms and may include. There is no any vaccine. Treatment and vaccine are in development however, as a reminder. CDC (Centers for disease control and prevention)always recommends everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory diseases.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
- Stay home when you are sick.
- Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe.