Myths about Coronavirus Treatment (COVID-19), you should know;
Is technology spread COVID-19?
5G mobile network will not spread COVID-19
The virus cannot spread through radio waves / mobile networks. COVID-19 is spreading in many countries that do not yet have 5G mobile networks.
However in reality!!
Infected persons spread COVID-19 through respiratory droplets that spit out when coughing, sneezing, or talking. People may also become infected by touching their eyes, mouth, or nose after touching the surface of a contaminated object.
Sun exposure or temperatures above 25 degrees Celsius do not prevent coronavirus disease (COVID-19)
However in reality!!
No matter how much sunshine or hot weather, you may get COVID-19. COVID-19 cases have also been reported in hot countries. To protect yourself, always wash your hands carefully, and do not touch your eyes, mouth, and nose.
The COVID-19 virus can spread in hot and humid regions
According to the evidence obtained so far, the COVID-19 virus can spread in all regions (including hot and humid regions). Regardless of the climate, if you live in or go to an area where COVID-19 is reported, you must take protective measures. The best way to avoid getting COVID-19 is to wash your hands frequently. This can remove viruses that may be carried on your hands, and can avoid subsequent infections that may occur when you touch your eyes, mouth, and nose.
Once you have infected with coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and your test result came COVID-19 positive you cannot recover from that disease.
However in reality!!
You can recover from COVID-19. Infection with the new coronavirus does not mean that you will carry the virus for rest of your life.
Most patients with COVID-19 can heal without the virus. If you suffer from this disease, you must treat it symptomatically. If you have a cough, fever and difficulty breathing, you should seek medical treatment as soon as possible, but please call the medical institution first. Coronavirus Treatment update proves that after receiving symptomatic support treatment, most patients can recover.
You might heard some people saying, “I checked myself I am not infected by coronavirus, Yessssss”
However in reality!!
Through coronavirus treatment research it is proven, that being able to hold your breath for 10 seconds or longer without coughing or feeling uncomfortable does not mean that you do not have COVID-19 or any other lung diseases.
The most common symptoms of COVID-19 are dry cough, fatigue, and fever. Some people may suffer from more serious diseases such as pneumonia. Laboratory testing is the best way to confirm whether you have COVID-19. You cannot use this breathing exercise to test, it may even be dangerous.
Drinking alcohol does not protect you from COVID-19, but may cause harm
Frequent or excessive drinking may exacerbate health problems.
Low temperature and snow cannot kill the new coronavirus
Apart from exterior temperature or weather, body temperature normally remains around 36.5 and 37.
It is scientifically proven that cold weather does not weaken or even kill coronavirous. In fact coronaviorus does not have any effect of external temperature or weather, moreover our normal human body temperature remains 36.5 ° C and 37 ° C. and we humans are still effected by coronaviours.
Coronavirus Treatment at Home – Myths
Following are the common myths pertain to Coronavirus Treatment at Home.
Hot bathing does not prevent new coronavirus disease
Taking a hot bath does not prevent COVID-19. It does not matter how many time you take bath, your body temperature will remain 36.5 ° C and 37 ° C. In fact, when you take a hot bath, overheating is harmful and may burn you. Washing hands frequently is the best way to prevent COVID-19. It can remove viruses from your hands and avoid possible infections caused by your hands touching your eyes, mouth, and nose.
New coronavirus cannot be transmitted by mosquito bites
To date, there is no information or evidence that mosquitoes may transmit 2019 coronavirus disease. The new coronavirus is a respiratory virus, which is mainly transmitted through contact with respiratory droplets generated when an infected person coughs or sneezes, or through contact with saliva or snot. To protect yourself, wash your hands frequently with alcohol-free hand soap or soap and water, and avoid close contact with those who cough or sneeze.
Are hand dryers effective in killing new coronaviruses?
invalid. Hand dryers cannot effectively kill new coronaviruses. In order to prevent yourself from being infected with the new coronavirus, you should always wash your hands with alcohol-free hand-washing liquid or soap and water. After washing your hands, dry them thoroughly with paper towels or dry them with a warm hand dryer.
Can ultraviolet disinfection lamp kill new coronavirus?
UV lamps should not be used for disinfection of hands or other skin parts, because UV radiation can cause erythema (skin irritation).
Is the body temperature scanner effective in detecting people infected with the new coronavirus?
Yes, temperature scanners are effective in detecting people who have a fever due to infection with a new coronavirus.
However, if it is infected but not yet feverish, it cannot be detected by the body temperature scanner. This is because the infected person needs 2-10 days to get sick and have a fever.
Can spraying alcohol or chlorine all over the body kill the new coronavirus?
Can’t. Spraying alcohol or chlorine all over the body will not kill viruses that have entered the body. However these spray will harm your other sensitive parts. Please note that alcohol and chlorine may be useful for disinfecting various surfaces, but proper recommendations must be followed when using.
Can pneumonia vaccine prevent new coronavirus?
Can’t. Pneumonia vaccines, such as pneumococcal vaccines and Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccines, cannot prevent new coronaviruses.
This virus is a new and different virus and requires a special vaccine. With the support of WHO, researchers are working hard to develop new coronavirus vaccines.
Although these respiratory disease vaccines have no effect on preventing new coronaviruses, we strongly recommend that they be vaccinated to maintain health.
Does regular nose washing with saline help prevent infection with new coronavirus?
There is no evidence that regular saline irrigation of the nose can prevent infection with the new coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
There is some limited evidence that regular saline cleaning of the nose can help people recover from the common cold more quickly. However, regular nose cleaning does not prevent respiratory infections.
Can eating garlic prevent new coronavirus infections?
Some people belive that garlic is a natural coronavirus treatment drug. Garlic is a healthy food and may have some antibacterial properties. However, from the current epidemic situation, it is not medically proven that garlic utilization can guard people from new coronavirus infections.
Will the new coronavirus affect the elderly? Are young people susceptible to infection?
People of all ages may be affected by the new coronavirus. People who are older and suffer from asthma, diabetes, heart disease and other diseases may be more likely to be infected with the virus.
WHO recommends that people of all ages take measures to protect themselves from viral infections, such as keeping hands clean and hygienic habits of respiratory tract health.
Are antibiotics effective in preventing and treating new coronaviruses?
Antibiotics are not effective against viruses, only bacteria.
The new coronavirus is a virus, so antibiotics should not be used as a preventive or therapeutic means.
However, if you are hospitalized with a new coronavirus, you may be treated with antibiotics because you may be infected with bacteria at the same time.
Are there drugs specifically to prevent and treat new coronaviruses?
So far, there are no drugs specifically used to prevent and treat new coronaviruses.
Those infected with the virus should receive treatment for symptomatic and symptomatic treatment, while patients with severe illness should receive the best supportive treatment for all their symptoms. Specific treatment methods are under study and will be tested through clinical trials. WHO is working with partners to help accelerate research and development.
We advice our reader to follow WHO health guidelines for Coronavirous Treatment.