Currently 134,920 cases are been found and the total death toll is 4990 around the world. Everywhere around the world the news is being spread that we should take precautions to protect ourselves and the others.
How exactly does this happen?
It has been found that COVID-19 shows several characteristics of SARS
It is being that the COVID-19 is spread by the water drops that can get out of a person when coughing or sneezing happens. So it is advised to wear face masks to get safe of an individual as well as the others.
COVID-19 attacks in three steps.
The first step of COVID-19 is viral replication, the second is Immune Hyperactivity and the third step is Pulmonary destruction.
It is found that according to the researches during the incubation period of 5.1 days no symptoms are shown. After infection the immune cells start attacking. The virus causes to generate overactive responses in the immune system.
The Three Phases that the COVID-19 is infected.
First Phase : Mild illness with upper respiratory tract symptoms
Second Phase : Non-life-threatening pneumonia
Third Phase : Severe pneumonia with acute respiratory distress syndrome, which might demand life support.
Most of the common symptoms are fever, dry cough, fatigue, with some experiencing joint pains, runny nose, or diarrhea.Mostly 80% among the affected can fight to COVID-19 without any special treatment.
People in the US are demanding a response from the government by a Public Letter that says the medical personnel with fully equipped medical equipment and the facilities. Further in a situation like this paid sick leaves need to be allowed to apply in a situation like this.