With the current virus outbreak spreading across the world, which named by WHO with 2019-nCoV (Corona Virus). A lot of countries affected by this outbreak and started implementing a travel ban for the tourist mainly from china (because of the epicenter of the virus). WHO warned people not to worry if they’re not traveling to the epicenter of the virus, So here are tips for you to plan your travel on this outbreak.
1. Check your country of destination
Do some research first with your travel destination when planning for your trips. To get the information needed. Here some links for you to check your country of destinations (if you’re planning on traveling abroad).
John Hopkins University Baltimore students create a dashboard to monitor which country affected by the coronavirus. And also it comes with numbers of victims, cured, and cases.
WHO always updates the situation of the current virus outbreak on its websites. It also comes with information on countries with total infected people and also cases.
2. Healthy body comes first!
The death rate for people with no other health problems is 0.9%, so make sure you are at your 100% before traveling this will minimize the chance of getting virus and sickness, when leaving your country. To create healthy habits when traveling here are some tips for you: a. Perform hand hygiene frequently, particularly after contact with respiratory secretions. Hand hygiene includes either cleaning hands with soap and water or with an alcohol-based hand rub. b. Cover your nose and mouth with a flexed elbow or paper tissue when coughing or sneezing and disposing immediately of the tissue and performing hand hygiene c. Refrain from touching mouth and nose
3. Special needs
There is no mistake bringing extra medicine, first aid kit, and cover yourself in travel insurance to provide you and your relatives with extra protection when traveling. As a prevention to face what lies ahead you might never know what’s going to happen on your journey so if you need any protection when traveling you can get it.
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