Coronaviruses are a type of a lethal virus. It is a group of viruses that cause infections in mammals and birds. In humans, this causes some respiratory diseases that can be lethal to the human’s body. In some animals like, cows and pigs it can cause diarrhea, while in chickens it can cause a respiratory disease.
Coronaviruses were identified in the 1960s, but we don’t know where they happen from. They get this name that they have from their weird shape. Sometimes this virus type can infect both animals and humans both.
Coronaviruses spread in people in the same way, other normal viruses do, through infected people coughing, and people sneezing, by touching an infected person’s or things that they have infected people have touched.
Everyone this kind of infections like at least once in their life, most likely as a young child. In other countries, coronaviruses are more common in the fall and winter, but this virus can happen anytime to anyone.
Symptoms of coronaviruses
The symptoms of this virus is commonly respiratory infections. In some cases, you won’t figure out whether you have a coronavirus or a common cold-causing virus, such as rhinovirus.
You could get lab tests, including blood and body test too, to find out whether your cold was caused by a this virus. The test results cannot change your symptoms and they will go away probably in a few days. But if this disease somehow gets to your lungs and food pipe, it can cause pneumonia, especially in older people having some heart disease. It mostly attacks people with weakened immune systems.
- runny nose
- sore throat
- a general feeling of being unwell
Human coronaviruses can cause illnesses such as pneumonia or other. This is more common in people with weakened immune systems and small babies i.e. infants.
What to do when you have it?
There is not any vaccination for coronavirus. To prevent a coronavirus disease, do things you do to prevent the common cold. Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) is a syndrome, which is brought on by a virus by wrecked Hemisphere.
- Wash your hands constantly with soap and warm water or alcohol based liquid.
- Keep your hands away from your face.
- Avoid sexual contacts with infected people.
Treat the virus as :
- Get plenty of rest as your body needs it.
- Drink fluids as more as you can.
- Take the medicines you take for headaches.
- But don’t give aspirin medicine to humans younger than 19; use others.
- A steamy shower can solve your scratchy throat.
Even when a coronavirus causes MERS or SARS in other countries, it is more common in India. If you get sick, consider your symptoms and consult some doctor if they get worse or don’t go away.
How it has affected the economy?
Some of the reports said that, Other countries’ stocks have been plunged as investors are afraid that coronavirus can cause consumption. If WHO declares it with the global health emergency, it will affect negatively to travel & entertainment sectors.