What is Corona Virus?

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What is Corona Virus? Corona is a virus shaped like a crown. First found in the mid-1960s with four major coronavirus strains. But the most prevalent is SARS-CoV, first found in China in 2002-2003, which has spread all over the world. And It has a high mortality rate Later. The MERS-CoV coronavirus was first discovered in Saudi Arabia in the Middle East.

 What is Corona Virus?

until recently found “Coronavirus 2019” in Wuhan capital city of Hubei Province central china The area where the most cases are found and where the disease is thought to be the most likely nest is the seafood and rare animal markets in the city. It has spread to many cities in China and many countries such as Thailand, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Japan, Malaysia, Vietnam, Singapore, USA, etc.

Especially in Thailand The first patient found was a 61-year-old Chinese female tourist from Wuhan. with fever, chills, headache and sore throat Three days before coming to Thailand Later, he traveled with his family to travel. When walking through a heat detector at the airport (Thermo scan). It was found that he had a fever and was immediately sent to the hospital for treatment two days later The hospital was able to isolate the virus by molecular means that it was the “coronavirus 2019”. So it was reported to the World Health Organization. Thailand has announced that it is the first country besides China. with corona virus patientshttps

How to spot symptoms

If infected with coronavirus disease 2019, patients will start showing symptoms within 1 day to 2 weeks after being infected. The initial symptoms of patients infected with the coronavirus 2019 usually start with fever, cough, sore throat, fatigue, muscle aches. short of breath diarrhea If the patient is physically weak or has low immunity Will cause severe violence and death.

How to prevent

Initially, everyone can protect themselves and those around them from the Coronavirus 2019 as follows:

-Avoid being in close contact with patients who have cough, sneezing, runny nose, breathlessness, sore throat.

– Avoid traveling to high-risk areas.

– Be careful of touching unclean surfaces. and may have germs on the island

– Wash your hands regularly with soap. or alcohol gel for at least 20 seconds

– Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth while not washing your hands.

– Avoid getting close touch the animals without protection

– Eat clean, cooked food, use a medium spoon, do not eat food made from rare animals