10 Sure Ways To Keep You Safe From An Epidemic
We are in the midst of a pandemic, let alone an epidemic. The coronavirus has griped the work and doesn’t look like it may go soon. However, we need to get on with our lives, In the midst of an epidemic, people tend to think that they won’t be able to avoid getting sick. They easily get scared and adopt almost any drastic measure which they think may help keep them safe. But, it would be more beneficial to research what experts say and then find out what are the agreed-upon measures will be effective in keeping you safe. Here are 10 ways to stay safe and keep healthy during an epidemic.
1 Family members who are sick should stay at home
There is one reason behind why people usually get sick during the winter season- people tend to force themselves in small enclosed places causing illness to spread easily. If you or a known person show symptoms of sickness, then you should avoid going and so should they. In severe cases, the patient must be kept in isolation or under quarantine.
2Medication should be taken before onset of symptoms
People who are under medication for allergies or asthma should consult their doctors about pre-medication plans to prevent getting sick and treat the symptoms of illnesses at an initial stage.
3Items you use frequently should be sanitized
When a person is sick, they should avoid going out. Similarly, people who are in good health, they should avoid close and physical contact with people who display symptoms of illness. You should regularly sanitize items you frequently touch in your workplace and at home as this can prevent indirect contact with people who are sick.