Corona Virus

Covid-19 is the virus that knows as CoronaVirus considered to be a global pandemic, because of its rapid spread globally. As confirmed infections with the Corona virus reached over 100,000 cases in 67 days after the first infection was recorded in December 2019, then another 100,000 cases were recorded within 11 days, after that, 100,000 cases were registered for a third in just four days, according to the World Health Organization (WHO) report.
The virus is transmitted through direct contact with respiratory droplets from an infected person which is caused by coughing or sneezing, and touching surfaces contaminated with the virus or direct contact with infected people. Covid-19 virus can survive on surfaces for several hours, but it can be eliminated by wiping surfaces with simple disinfectants.
Symptoms also include fever, coughing, and shortness of breath. In some cases, the disease can cause lung infection or difficulty in breathing, and it can also cause death in lesser cases.
These symptoms are similar to the symptoms of influenza or a common cold, and they are much more common than Covid-19 disease – so tests are needed to confirm if a person has Covid-19 disease. It is important to remember that the main preventive measures are washing hands constantly, and respiratory hygiene (containing coughing or sneezing by bending the elbow to cover the mouth or with a tissue) and then throwing the tissue in a closed trash bin) Reduce touching eye and nose, contact Personal commitment stay at home and not going out except for necessity

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