How to protect yourself from the new wave of Corona in 2021
Know how it spreads
- The best way to prevent Corona is to avoid being exposed to the virus.
- The virus is believed to be spread mainly from person to person.
o Between people who are in close contact with each other (about six feet away).
o By respiratory droplets are produced when an infected person coughs, sneezes, or speaks.
o These droplets can land in the mouths or noses of people nearby, or possibly be inhaled into the lungs.
Wash your hands often
- Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, and use sanitizer especially after being in a public place, or after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.
- It is especially important to wash:
o Before eating or preparing food
o After using the restroom
o After leaving a public place
o After blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing
o After treating a sick person
- If soap and water are not readily available, use a hand sanitizer that has the best result in killing pathogens Such is Ecolyte Multi-Surface Disinfectant, which is completely natural and free of alcohol. You can order online or also buy from stores Ecolyte Disinfectant which is 100% natural, non-alcoholic and non-toxic. Cover all surfaces of your hands and rub them together until dry.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
Avoid close contact
- Inside your home: Avoid close contact with sick people.
o If possible, maintain 6 feet between the sick person and other members of the household.
- Outside your home: put 6 feet away between you and people who don’t live in your home.
o Wear Mask especially when going to some public place.
o Remember that some people without symptoms can transmit coronavirus.
o Staying away from others is especially important for people who are at higher risk of getting seriously ill.
Cover your mouth and nose with a mask when around other people
- You can pass CORONAVIRUS to other people even if you do not feel sick.
- The mask is intended to protect other people in the event of infection.
- Everyone should wear a mask in public places and around people who do not live in your household, especially when other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain.
o Masks should not be placed on young children under 2 years of age, on anyone who has difficulty breathing, or who is unconscious, unable, or unable to remove the mask without assistance.
- Do NOT use a mask intended for a healthcare professional. Surgical masks and N95 respirators are essential supplies that should be reserved for healthcare workers and other first responders.
- Continue to keep about six feet between yourself and others. The mask does not replace social distancing.
Cover coughs and sneezes
- Always cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze or use the inside of your elbow and don’t spit.
- Throw away used tissues in the trash.
- Immediately wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not readily available, clean your hands with a hand sanitizer. Avail Ecolyte+ disinfecting products offer, buy 2 get 1 Free, on shopping online.
Clean and disinfect
- Clean AND disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily. This includes tables, doorknobs, light switches, counters, handles, desks, telephones, keyboards, toilets, faucets, and sinks.
- If the surfaces are dirty, disinfect them. Use detergent such as Ecolyte Multi-Surface Disinfectant or soap and water before disinfecting.
- Then use a household disinfectant. The most common household disinfectants such as Ecolyte Multi-Surface Disinfectant Sprayer.
Monitor your health every day
- Pay attention to the symptoms. Watch for fever, cough, shortness of breath, or other symptoms of Coronavirus COVID-19.
o Especially important if you do essential errands, go to the office or workplace, make sure to maintain a physical distance of 6 feet.
- Take your temperature if symptoms appear.
o Do not take your temperature for 30 minutes after exercising or after taking medicines that could lower your temperature, such as acetaminophen.
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