Know About COVID-19COVID-19 is an illness caused by a virus that can spread from person to person.The virus that causes COVID-19 is a new coronavirus that has spread throughout the world.COVID-19 symptoms can range from mild (or no symptoms) to severe illness.
You can become infected by coming into close contact with a person who has COVID-19. You can become infected from respiratory droplets when an infected person coughs, sneezes, or talks.You may also get it by touching an object that has the virus on it, and then by touching your mouth, nose, or eyes.
Know how it is spread
COVID-19 affects different people in different ways. Most infected people will develop mild to moderate symptoms.
Common symptoms:fever.tiredness.dry cough.Some people may experience:aches and pains.nasal congestion.runny nose.sore throat.diarrhoea.
On average it takes 5–6 days from when someone is infected with the virus for symptoms to show, however it can take up to 14 days.People with mild symptoms who are otherwise healthy should self-isolate. Seek medical attention if you have a fever, a cough, and difficulty breathing. Call ahead.
STAY HOME. SAVE LIVES.Help stop coronavirus
1. STAY home as much as you can2. KEEP a safe distance3. WASH hands often4. COVER your cough5. SICK? Call ahead