How To Transmit Corona Virus

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Illustration: How To Transmit Corona Virus

How many ways are we exposed to the corona virus infection?

1 Answer:

Hello Endang,

Thank you for the question.

The new Corona virus (SARS-CoV-2) that is currently endemic can attack the respiratory system, starting from the respiratory tract (which extends from the nasal cavity, pharynx, larynx, to the bronchus) to the lungs. In general, the disease caused by a new Corona virus infection is called COVID-19. Depending on the components of the respiratory system that are attacked, this disease may or may not be dangerous. According to various literature, the risk of a person experiencing a dangerous infection from this virus is much higher if the body's resistance is not good, such as due to old age, the influence of drugs, unhealthy lifestyles, inadequate nutritional intake, or experiencing certain illnesses, such as HIV, diabetes, and so on.

New Corona virus can enter the main body through inhalation or ingestion of mucus splashes from the respiratory tract of other sufferers. Some ways that this can happen is if:

 You are less than 2 meters from a COVID-19 sufferer who coughs, sneezes, spits, even speaks. You shake hands or touch other parts of the body with COVID-19 contaminated with airway mucus splashes. You come in contact with other objects that are contaminated with mucus splashes. other airway sufferers of COVID-19, such as door handles, money, elevator buttons, eating and drinking equipment, you hold your mouth or nose without washing your hands first after coming into contact with objects contaminated with airway mucus splashes contaminated with COVID-19 sufferers Given the potential for transmission, Preventive measures are very important to take to reduce the spread of this disease. The simple steps you can take at this time are:

 Don't leave the house yet, especially to public places that are crowded with visitors, except for urgent reasons, such as medical reasons, buying foodstuffs. If you have to go out, use adequate personal protective equipment (such as masks), and take a shower immediately, change clothes, and wash your hands with running water and soap after returning home Avoid the habit of holding your face without washing your hands first When interacting with people, keep a safe distance, try not to face directly If there are people around you who cough, sneeze, or runny nose, stay away first 1 -2 meters away from him and give him a mask. Do not carelessly hold objects in public. Improve personal hygiene and your environment. Increase your endurance, i.e by getting enough rest, eating foods that are of balanced nutritional value, regularly exercising, and do not carelessly take medicine without doctor's advice That's all our explanation. Hope this helps ...

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