Coronavirus has been spreading across the United States of America for a few weeks now. Recent news reports a woman to be sick with COVID-19 in Ionia County. She is the first patient with coronavirus in Ionia. The senior woman is currently in a hospital. The health officials across the country are trying to get in contact with anyone who has been in touch with her.
The woman assessed for her symptoms is under 24/7 monitoring. As a precaution, the Ionia County health department requests everyone to be under self-quarantine for 14 days. Because doing so will help contain the spread of the virus.
Ionia County is Located in Michigan Texas. It has a population of around 60,000 people. The virus affecting such a low count county is a point of concern for many. COVID-19 spreads like fire once it starts. Populations are engulfed in a matter of time.
To prevent COVID-19 infection everyone must follow the given instructions:
- Wash your hands properly with soap
- Stay at home if feeling unwell.
- Avoid close contact with sick people
- Regularly clean commonly touched surfaces
- Strictly avoid handshakes
Mildly-ill people are encouraged to stay home and contact their healthcare provider by phone for guidance. But if you feel well, you do not need to be tested. Because Testing is determined by risk assessment, so a lot of people are tested. Mass testing is not possible at the moment due to a shortage of kits. But, China has assured of sending help to all affected nations. The Chinese government has declared a lift on the month-long lockdown. The same is hoped for every other nation.
Anyone who thinks they might have Coronavirus must see a medical expert immediately. In the evening Ionia County reported the second case of Coronavirus. The hospitalized individual is a senior male. Even though the cases are small here still care should be taken first. This helps stop the spread at its core. The fight against COVID-19 is seemingly a long one.