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Dealing with the deadly Corona Virus

As we all know, the physiology of human and animal race is quite different from each other. There are many viruses which the animal species can survive with but they turn to be fatal if they happen to enter the human body. One such virus that has taken the world by storm is the China virus or the corona virus. It is believed by the best general medicine doctors in Guntur that this type of virus could have entered the human race via the consumption of meat or sea food in China. With no known source or transmission methods of the virus, it is potentially dangerous as the medical world is unaware of the mutation methods of the virus in the human body as well.

Visible symptoms

With passengers being screened for the deadly virus, it is important that educate us on all the latest update on what is corona virus. This is a large group of virus and is commonly found among many animal species. It is a very rare occurrence that the virus has been transmitted to humans. Once transmitted following are the corona virus symptoms.

  • Runny nose.
  • Headache.
  • Cough and sore throat.
  • Diarrhea.
  • Shortness of breath.
  • Fever and the general feeling of being unwell.

Doctors at the General hospital Guntur advise you to keep in mind that children or elders and people with a weakened immune system may get affected by the virus all the more. The virus may affect them in a manner that shows signs similar to an upper respiratory tract illness such as bronchitis or even pneumonia. Severe cases of infection may lead to kidney failure or even death.

Be safe than sorry

It is important to know the various means and ways of how corona virus spreads. According to general medicine doctors in Guntur these are the various ways through which you can contract the deadly virus which has claimed the lives of many unsuspecting people.

  • The air by coughing and sneezing.
  • Close personal contact such as touching or even shaking hands.
  • Touching an infected surface and not following hygiene measures.
  • Fecal contamination (rarely).

Prevention is better than cure

Currently there are no viable or known cures for this deadly Corona virus infection as per the reports by the doctors. Therefore it is a sensible practice to follow a certain regime to avoid getting infected and fall sick

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water, thoroughly.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, oral cavity without washing your hands.
  • Avoid being in close contact with infected or sick people.
  • Keep your body hydrated at all times.

While doctors and scientists are trying their best to study the virus in a manner so that they can come up with methods to ways to deal with the virus or find a cure, following the precautions for corona virus will certainly help in reducing the risk and stay healthy.