COVID-19 Impact on Pharmaceutical Packaging in Chemicals and Materials Industry

Coronavirus, Epidemic Cause, Cure and Precautions

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  • Feb 18, 2020
Corona virus the most recent virus belongs to the large family of virus which came into existence on 31st of December 2019 in Wuhan, China. This virus also known as zoonosis, the term defines an infectious disease caused due to the influence of bacteria, parasites, viruses spread from animals to humans. These germs can cause various types of illnesses in people and animals varying from mild to serious illness and even causes death.  There are various signs such as fever, shortness of breath, respiratory problem, pneumonia and kidney failure. Since the existence of corona virus, world health organization (WHO) doing many research with their team of healthcare experts by tracking the spread of the virus and advice countries and an individual to protect their health to further spread of this virus. There are seven types of corona virus that can affect human body
  • 229E (alpha coronavirus)
  • L63 (alpha coronavirus)
  • OC43 (beta coronavirus)
  • HKU1 (beta coronavirus)
  • MERS-CoV (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome )
  • SARS-CoV (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome)
  • 2019-nCov (Novel Corona virus)
Some of the preventive measures one can take to prevent them from this dangerous life threatening virus are, to wash your hands properly and frequently, stay at home if you are sick, Use a clean humidifier or cool mist vaporizer, usage of face mask is necessary to protect yourself from air borne diseases. Key changes after the occurrence of corona virus
  • The U.S. says it will approve aid to North Korea to fight the coronavirus there.
  • Indonesia denies Chinese traveler caught virus while in Bali.
  • Japan announces $96 million in emergency funds to help deal with the fallout.
  • China calls on virus survivors to donate blood plasma in the hopes of creating a treatment.
China records more than 5,000 new cases in 24 hours: china records a vast number of corona virus cases. They reported as many as 5090 new corona virus till now and 121 new death been recorded in past 24 hours. Not only in china, in other countries as well the situation is getting worse day by day as new cases of corona virus are reportedly found. Across the globe there are as many as 64,449 cases of corona virus found and among the patients 1383 had taken to the death bed. In terms of graphical presentation the graph defines the upward sloping curve, that means with a number of days increases the cases of corona virus tends to get increases at an increasing scale.