What will be the state of Coronavirus in 2 months?
The recent pandemic, coronavirus has infected many people and contributed to several death cases. Federal, state, and local governments are working to limit the spread of COVID-19 in the U.S. and to develop effective treatments/cure for it.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is studying the virus worldwide and helping communities respond locally.
According to WHO, countries should Test every suspected case.If they test positive, isolate them and find out who they have been in close contact with up to 2 days before they developed symptoms, and test those people too. [NOTE: WHO recommends testing contacts of confirmed cases only if they show symptoms of COVID-19]
Many countries have made efforts to eradicate the disease by introducing travel restrictions. Below is the current list of countries limiting travel entry.
- Ghana: Ghana has restricted entry for all travelers, except Ghanaian citizens and permanent residents who have visited a country with at least 200 recorded cases of Covid-19 in the last 14 days, effective on March 17. There will be a mandatory 14-day self-quarantine for anyone entering the country, according to a travel advisory from the government of Ghana.
- Kenya: The Kenyan government announced yesterday the suspension of all travelers from countries that have recorded the case of COVID 19
Other African countries include; Morocco, Namibia, South Africa
- The Dominican Republic
- El Salvador
- United States
- South Korea
- Sri Lanka
Australia and New Zealand
- New Zealand
- Saudi Arabia
- The Czech Republic
- The United Kingdom
All these countries have decided to restrict the diaspora over some time. The list of countries with travel restrictions was sourced from NYtimes. Let us know if we left out any countries in the comment session.
WHO has shipped almost 1.5 million tests to 120 countries. We’re working with companies to increase the availability of tests for those most in need. Other practices recommended by qualified health personnel include;
Stay home and avoid close contact
Clean your hands often
Wear a facemask
Clean and disinfect
Now with all the measures above, travel restrictions, research, and safety measures the virus is sure to be contained effectively within the next two months.
All the entire world needs to do right now is pray earnestly that all these measures put in place will turn out to be a positive impact on our course of eliminating this deadly virus.
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