WHAT IS COVID-19?
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by the virus called
“severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 ”
Later, the name was announced as “COVID-19” by WHO( World health organization). The disease is contagious and it affects the respiratory system of a person.
DID YOU EVER HEARD THAT CORONA VIRUS SPREADS FROM NETWORKS LIKE 5G. Let me tell you that it’s a myth.
There are so many myths around the world about COVID-19, which keep giving people minor attacks. MYTHS MAKES US WEAK AND WORRIED.
After so much research and reading, I got to know that so much information is false. So, Here is the list of Myths and facts about COVID-19:
COVID-19 spread through the consumption of meat, eggs, and chicken.
FACT: There is no conclusive evidence that cooked food transmits the disease.
COVID-19 spread through pets.
FACT: The transmission of the disease has not seen through pets.
The new coronavirus affects older people.
FACT: People of ages can be infected b the new coronavirus (COVID-19). older people and people with a pre-existing medical condition (such as asthma, diabetes) appear to be more vulnerable.
An “old Chinese doctor” had found a cure to coronavirus – one bowl of garlic.
FACT: There is NO SCIENTIFIC EVIDENCE to study this.
If you can hold your breath for 10 seconds without discomfort, you don’t have COVID-19.
FACT: Holding your breath for more than 10 seconds without discomfort does not prove whether you are infected or not.
Heavy intake of vitamin-c can help in curing corona infection.
FACT: Regular intakes of Vitamin-C boosts immunity. However, excessive intake is not recommended.
The incubation period is up to 5 days.
FACT: The “incubation period” means the time between catching the virus and beginning to have symptoms of the disease. Most estimates of the incubation period for COVID-19 range from 1-14 days.
A moist throat can ensure protection from corn infection.
FACT: There is no scientific evidence to support this calm.
COVID-19 spread through various networks like 5G.
FACT: COVID-19 spreads through respiratory droplets, the saliva, or the nose droplets or any kind of contact with an infected person out can get you a COVID -19. The only way to be healthy nowadays is to keep distance, wear masks, and sanitize your hands after any contact and before touching your face.
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