According to the WHO, spread of COVID-19 can be slowed down or prevented by:
- staying home when sick
- covering mouth and nose with flexed elbow or tissue when coughing or sneezing. Dispose o
- used tissue immediately;
- washing hands often with soap and water; and
- cleaning frequently touched surfaces and objects.
Healthwire has talked to some doctors who are at the forefront of the fight against the coronavirus. These doctors explain it in simple language what you should do to protect yourself from coronavirus infection.
Here, doctors are talking about simple but effective non-medical intervention that we can easily follow, without seeking medical help. Another thing, you should never forget that it is time we avoid/decrease contact between those who are infected and those who are not, so as to stop or slow down the rate and extent of disease transmission.
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सुनिए क्या कह रहे ये डॉक्टर:
Dr. Suresh Singh Naruka, Senior consultant in the Department of ENT and Head & Neck Surgery, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals; Dr. G N Mahapatra, Consultant in Nuclear Medicine, Seven Hills Hospital, Mumbai; Dr. Rommel Tickoo, Associate Director – Internal Medicine, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket; Dr. Mohsin Wali, General Physicians to former Presidents, Sri Ganga Ram Hospital; Dr. Anukalp Prakash, Senior Consultant, Gastroenterology, Paras Hospital; Dr. Dinesh Mohan Chaudhari, Clinical Associate Neurology, AHERF Stroke Fellowship, Department of Neurosciences, Indraprastha Apollo Hospital; Dr Niranjan Naik; Director of Breast & Gastro-Intestinal Onco-Surgery at Fortis Memorial Research Institute (FMRI), Gurgaon; Dr. V Sam Prasad, Country Program Director for AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF).