KSA Pandemic Daily Review April 04

Overview: Alhamdulillah everything is still stable on the roads. If you need something go between 9 and 12 noon. Lazy morning sleepers Panic last minute and rush to buy small stuff between 12 and 2. No scares or panic. #stayhome

Major updates: Whole kilo 14, Mahjer, Gulail, Kurayaat, Kilo 13 and petromin in Jeddah are added to Makkah and Madinah (Borders of these areas closed) for these areas between 6am and 3pm people allowed outside ONLY if you need ATM, grocery store, restaurant or pharmacy. Recommended to walk. No more than 2 people allowed in a car if you need to take a car. No driving out of your locality. Rest 3pm to 6am Curfew across the kingdom.

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A Video Overview of MERS-COV (Corona virus)

Mouayad Mohtar who is running a YouTube channel called Social Nurse created an introductory video about MERS-COV (Corona virus). The video explains source of this virus and other recent findings about this virus. Recently Arabnews reported that few patients of this virus are got recovered after treatment An international team of scientists recently said they have identified a compound that can fight the virus. The team, led by Edward Trybala from the University of Gothenburg in Sweden and Volker Thiel from the University of Bern, has discovered a compound called K22, which appears to block the ability of the virus to spread in humans. so we can hope this virus will be curable easily very soon. Watch the video for more info.

Infographic – Corona Virus Mers in Saudi Arabia

The following info-graphic has been published by Saudi Ministry of Health to create awareness about Corona Virus. Feel free to share it with your friends and loved ones to know more and more about this deadliest virus. For more information visit MOH website.

Corona Virus Info-graphic

Corona Virus Symptoms Preventions Treatments

The following information has been provided by MOH Saudi Arabia about Corona Virus, its symptoms, Prevention, Treatments and vaccination information.

Prevention from Corona Virus

WHAT IS CORONA VIRUS?

It is a large group of viruses, which can affect both human and animals with cold related diseases.
Its intensity ranges from common cold to acute respiratory syndrome (Pneumonia).

SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS

Initial Symptoms

1. Coughing.
2. Fever (low to high grade).
3. Sneezing.
4. Sore throat (unable to swallow)

Severe:

5. Pneumonia.
6. Shortness of Breath.
7. Vomiting.
8. Diarrhea.

Advance Case:

1. Severe Pneumonia.
2. Renal (kidney) Failure.

HOW CORONA IS TRANSMITTED

  1. Direct Contact with infected patient.
  2. Droplets inhaled from patient’s cough and sneezing.
  3. Contact with patient’s tool and then touching your nose mouth and eyes.

TREATMENT

  1. No specific treatment as strain is unknown.
  2. Supportive Treatment for fever cough, fever and other compliants.
  3. NO VACCINE is available.

PREVENTIVE MEASURES for CORONA VIRUS

  1. GOOD HAND HYGIENE BY CONSTANT WASHING.
  2. AVOID DIRECT CONTACT OF NOSE AND EYES AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE.
  3. WEAR MASKS.
  4. AVOID INFECTED PERSONS TOOLS AND BELONGINGS.
  5. COVER YOUR NOSE AND MOUTH WHILE SNEEZING AND COUGHING WITH TISSUE.
  6. PROPERLY DISPOSE OFF USED TISSUES IN TRASHCANS.
  7. GENERAL GOOD HYGIENE HABITS.
  8. WASH FRUITS, VEGETABLES WELL BEFORE CONSUMING.
  9. KEEP HEALTHY LIFE STYLE AND DO REGULAR EXERCISE.
  10. ABOVE ALL PRAY 5 TIMES A DAY.

Allah protect all of us from such incidents and diseases.

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