You must be very well aware of the fact that the WHO (World Health Organization) has declared a health emergency throughout the world due to the coronavirus.

Do you know that more than 1,500 people of the central Chinese city of Wuhan have died since the outbreak of this virus? Hence it is utmost important that you must be aware of what Coronavirus disease is.

What Is Coronavirus Disease ?

Coronavirus was very first identified in birds and later on it spread to different animals, however it has now spread in humans as well. The coronaviruses enters the body and starts affecting the respiratory tract.

Common cold and pneumonia are its basic and starting symptoms. and humans. Coronavirus can cause severe diseases like Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS). This virus spreads in the body and starts damaging the body parts due to which a person may die eventually.
At present, China is facing this major outbreak of disease as the death toll in the country due to coronavirus has crossed 1400 and the infected persons are about 64,000. And the worst part of coronavirus is that there is no cure for this disease till now.

What Are Coronavirus Symptoms ?

Various symptoms that can be seen in a person infected by a coronavirus, are as follows,

• Runny nose
• Sneezing
• Cough
• Fatigue
• Fever (in some cases)
• Sore throat
• Asthma

What Is The Treatment For Coronavirus Disease ?

As discussed earlier in the article this disease has no cure and also there is no coronavirus vaccine at present, however it can be prevented by taking some precautions like:

• Clean hands with soap or alcohol mixed solution before having a meal.
• Avoid eating meat and visiting a meat market.
• Cook eggs thoroughly for a long time.
• Try to maintain distance with non-domestic animals.
• Cover nose and mouth while coughing or sneezing.
• Drink enough water to keep yourself hydrated.
Immediately visit a doctor if you find a few of the above-discussed symptoms in you or any of your family members.

As it is rightly said, precaution is always better than cure, by taking above mentioned precuations you will be able to keeep youself and your family protected from corona virus.