Allpicts.in – I would like to share with you this microscopic view of Coronavirus (Covid-19). This picture can be a reference for learning about the Coronavirus outbreak. In the previous article, you can also download the picture of the particle structure of the Coronavirus. At this time, I also would like to share with you many frequently asked questions about Coronavirus. This information was taken from www.cdc.gov with several editing.
Frequently Asked Questions about Coronavirus (Covid-19)
A. Basic FAQs
What is a Coronavirus (Covid-19)?
Coronavirus/Covid-19/novel coronavirus is a new coronavirus that causes mild illness, like the common cold. The official name of this virus is COVID-19 or Coronavirus Disease 2019. A diagnosis with coronavirus 229E, NL63, OC43, or HKU1 is not the same as a COVID-19 diagnosis.
Why it’s called COVID-19?
The official name for the disease “COVID-19” was announced on February, 2010 by WHO, after the 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan, China. Formerly, this disease was referred to as “2019 novel coronavirus” or “2019-nCoV.”
B. How it Spreads?
What is the source of the virus?
Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) are two other examples of coronaviruses that originated from animals and then spread to people. Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses, animal coronaviruses that infect animals have emerged to infect people and can spread between people. This is suspected to have occurred for the virus that causes COVID-19.
Can the Coronaviruses spread through food, including frozen food?
Generally, Coronaviruses thought to be spread from person-to-person through respiratory droplets. There is no evidence to support the transmission of COVID-19 associated with food for now. There is likely a very low risk of spread from food products or packaging that are shipped over a period of days or weeks.
What is a community spread?
Community spread means people have been infected with the virus in an area.
Can warm weather stop the outbreak of Coronavirus?
Viruses, like the common cold and flu, spread more during cold weather months. Currently, it is not known whether the spread of COVID-19 will decrease when the weather becomes warmer.
C. How to Protect Yourself
How can I help to protect myself?
You can help to protect yourself by doing several things, including knowing about how it spreads, clean your hands often, avoid close contact, stay home and wear a facemask if you’re sick, cover coughs and sneezes, and to clean disinfect. visit: Covid-19 Prevention and Treatment.
By the way, I try to collect many images related to coronaviruses. You can visit the gallery below to download all the images.