Protect From Coronavirus

Everyone has been freaking out about the Coronavirus after the recent outbreak.  According to The Guardian, there are 45,182 cases of the Coronavirus in China leading to 1,115 deaths.  It has been reported that 28 other countries have also been affected by the virus.

How can we protect ourselves from the spread of this virus?  Here are some recommended precautions to take.

1.Wash your hands regularly or use anti-bacterial sanitizer

Hand Sanitizer

Continuously keeping your hands clean keeps the virus off of your hands.

2. Cover your cough or sneeze

Cover Cough

By practicing this etiquette, you can avoid spreading germs and viruses to others.  Also if you cough or sneeze into your hands, you can infect objects or others around you.

3. Keep your distance

Keep Your Distance

If you notice that someone has flu-like symptoms, try not to come into contact with them to prevent the spreading of germs.

4. Try not to touch your eyes, nose, and mouth

Don't Touch Eyes, Nose, Mouth

Because we touch many surfaces throughout the day that could possibly be contaminated, it is important not to touch your eyes, nose, or mouth and risk transferring the virus from the surfaces you have touched to yourself.

5. Clean frequently touched items and surfaces with an antibacterial cleaning product

Clean Items And Surfaces

Disinfecting items we regularly touch is an important step in keeping ourselves safe from possible germs.

6. If you have a cough or difficulty breathing, seek medical help

Seek Medical Help

If you have symptoms that could be part of a respiratory infection or other medical issue, it is important to seek medical help immediately.

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