5 Simple Habits That Can Prevent Corona Virus – The number of COVID-19 corona cases in Indonesia continues to increase day by day. Now there are 172 positive cases, with 8 people recovering, and 7 declared dead. The spread of this virus is very fast and spreads from person to person over short distances LinkedIn.
Here are the things you need to know to prevent being infected with this corona virus.
- Wash your hands often with soap
Washing hands with soap can kill viruses and germs. As recommended, hand washing should be done for at least 20 seconds.
- Cover with a tissue or elbow when coughing and sneezing
Many people still do not apply the ethics of coughing and sneezing. The palm is still a cover when coughing. In fact, the palm of the hand can be a medium of transmission of the COVID-19 corona virus because of the gathering place for germs and direct contact with objects.
- Avoid touching the face
Avoid touching the face including the nose and mouth because it can be the initial entry of the COVID-19 corona virus. Make sure to wash your hands before and after touching the face.
- Reduce first contact directly with others
At present, close contact or social distancing is being recommended. Because at this time it is difficult to ascertain whether a person has been affected by the corona virus or not. The safest step is to start avoiding direct contact with a distance of at least one meter.
- Isolation at home
The most effective way to prevent this virus is to isolate yourself at home for now by implementing Work From Home (WFH). By implementing WFH can reduce the risk of spreading the virus in the community.