Covid -19 is a recent disease caused by the coronavirus.it has spread in over 200 countries with different degrees of devastation. Some of its symptoms include cold, fever, cough, nasal congestion, runny nose, aches while in some there are no symptoms detected. The lack of symptoms makes it easier the spread faster of the virus as it is undetected. As there is no medication available to cure it, there have been vaccines developed in which a lot of the population is yet to get access to in the world some measures have been put in place to mitigate its spread
At-home testing can be done by people in the comfort and privacy of their homes. It can be through downloading applications that have been created by institutions like DocSun computation Medlab. The technology available requires that a person scans themselves and the information is analyzed by information in their database collected from certified institutions certified by the world health organization and have approval from FDA. The results are then able to tell whether the person is infected with the virus or not. This particular measure ensures that there is a decreased level of spreading the virus as a movement to and from hospitals is reduced
Another measure is that the citizens are encouraged to practices social distancing. This is because the virus is believed to be airborne and it can be easily spread when people interact in crowds. Social distancing reduces contact between individuals hence slowing down the spread of the virus.
Another measure is that citizens are encouraged to partake in the vaccines available in full dosage. Several vaccines have been introduced by different companies. However, the uptake by people has been low due to slot of the spread of wrongful information. This false information has scared people since they cannot fully trust the vaccines. Panic hinders the efforts of fighting the virus and it’s made worse since there are new variants being detected.