Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19) has affected many lives throughout the globe. COVID-19 was first found in the Wuhan city of CHINA and now has spread all over the world. Within the few months of the virus is detected, the no. of infected persons has reached 2.79 million over 197 territories .The deaths toll has reached 196 thousand as of now .The number of deaths is still increasing in the exponential rate.
World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 as a global pandemic as it is not only affecting the lives of people but played the paramount factor to plunge the Global Economy. Many countries have decided to implement complete lock down. Schools and colleges are shut down temporarily or switched to online classes. similarly, travels have been banned and everyone is requested to stay under self-Isolation. There is a scarcity of toiletries and basic medical supplies in many parts of the world. In the infected area, people are not being able to get medical facilities. Due to insufficient health supplies led by abundant cases,people are not getting proper medication. Many health personals are keeping their life at stake to save the lives of other people.
This virus has taken such a noxious condition because it is communicable with a very high growth rate. In addition to that, COVID-19 may not show the actual symptoms for days but assist to transmit It to others. Many people still believe it only affects the old aged people, children’s and people with underlying chronic disease . After looking at the current scenario, it is very clear that young people are not invincible. Since the vaccines against the COVID-19 has not been uncovered, anything we can do right now is to follow the Instruction given by World Health Organization.
Some of the precautions we can take are :
- Wash hands more often
- Cough into elbow
- Maintain social distance
If not for ourselves, we have to stay uninfected for others
The acute threat of COVID-19 might surpass the situation.But, will we ever be able to get back to normal lives?
It’s quite early to forecast the situation aftermath the pandemic. we’re still living in this period of uncertainty. looking at the current situation, virus and the recession accompanied by it are transitive event happening in the world. hence, it will change the lives of people permanently for every generations.
Below we discuss some changes that we might experience:
- Diminishing toll on health care workers
- Decreased trust in the globalized world
- Emphasizing health care
- Loss of employment opportunities
Along with these situations, we will be ready for the hazard conditions that might arise in the near future. The lesson will be learnt. living with precautions will be one of the biggest change in the lives of people aftermath the COVID-19.
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