Coronavirus Safety: How To Protect Yourself While Travelling

Coronavirus Safety: How To Protect Yourself While Travelling


Today we are witnessing the unfortunate economic numbers out of China on Monday. What could be in store for the big giants such as the United States and India? As economic life shuts down due to the coronavirus pandemic. Despite several moves taken by the Federal Reserve over the weekend to counter a likely recession. Around the world, nations are locking their borders to travellers and implementing quarantine requirements. Yet regional spreading is on the rise in many places, illustrating the challenge of controlling the virus even with increasingly harsh entry restrictions.


  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is driving a nationwide halt to groups of more than fifty people for the next seven to eight weeks, mentioning the risk of the coronavirus.
  • The Federal Reserve has made an emergency interest rate cut to 0 (Zero) on last Sunday night.
  • Various major cities, including big cities like New York, have directed schools, bars and restaurants to close as it is the necessary step for efforts to stop the spread of the virus.
  • Retailers across the US are closing their doors as authorities recommend extreme social distancing, in a move that will inevitably dramatically disrupt the U.S. economy.
  • Australia dramatically extends health officials’ powers to restrain virus.
  • According to recent Coronavirus Update - Air pollution, smoking and other stresses on lungs may worsen the impact of coronavirus.
  • Speaking about Coronavirus safety, one should avoid having unhealthy food and follow a healthy diet which will boost your immune system.
  • More than thousands of deaths are being reported among several countries every day due to the coronavirus pandemic, as per the reports it is very clear that the Coronavirus is more dangerous for the aged and those with preexisting health problems.
  • Many Scientists are contemplating more subtle factors that may also intensify the disease or increase the primary chances of infection - including air pollution and smoking.
  • According to the latest Coronavirus updates we have observed a condition where more exposed people to air pollution and people who are smoking tobacco products are going to have proven worst conditions if infected with covid-19 than the people who are breathing cleaner air, and who don’t smoke, it was stated by Aaron Bernstein, who is the interim director of the Center for Health, Climate and the Global Environment at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
  • As per the latest Coronavirus updates related to travelling, Justice Department omits wide swath of immigration court hearings
  • Coronavirus updates at China reports that the Virus’s damage to the Chinese economy is more damaging than analysts predicted.
  • Despite disastrous economic figures out of China on Monday, Coronavirus safety is a major issue to stop the outbreak.
  • This devastating economics has warned and predicted the conditions the United States and big countries could face due to the coronavirus.


This deadly pandemic disease has scared every human being, the simple reason that it has no cure found and it takes the lives of infected people. There is also a good new about this Coronavirus update, many infected patients in China are recovering themselves and other parts of the country too. Everything depends on your immune system and following a hygienic route everyday. If you are travelling or urge to move out during the Coronavirus outbreak in the cities:

  1. Maintain hygiene
  2. Wash your hands properly in the run and clean water.
  3. Use the alcohol-based sanitizers, frequently.
  4. Try to avoid getting in contact with public used places, such as mall, theatres, metro etc.
  5. Always maintain a minimum of three feet distance from everyone to stay safe.
  6. Never Shake hands, for friendly gestures as there are more likely chance of getting infected by Coronavirus for this act.
  7. Kissing and hugging can also put you in trouble and tragedy, so stay away from it.
  8. Don't touch your face, especially eyes and nose.
  9. Wear a mask if you are stepping out of the house
  10. Before travelling to any place, call the agency and confirm whether it is available for transportation and basic facilities you will need.
  11. Check of the Coronavirus symptoms given by UN organisations.
  12. Do not panic even for a simple cold and rush to the hospital.
  13. Do not delay in meeting doctor if your condition is getting worse or severe.
  14. Carry your clean towels, clothes, nicely washed and thoroughly sun-dried.
  15. Do not eat in open places or outside/ street junk food.
  16. Practice yoga and meditation along with a healthy diet to increase your immunity.
  17. Try to avoid crowded places.
  18. "Cough or sneeze into your elbows" has become the motto since the Coronavirus safety awareness is buzzing.
  19. Major countries and giant nations have banned public gathering and shut down all the public places to tackle the spreading of Coronavirus.
  20. After the UN confirmed consuming Chicken will not affect or lead to Coronavirus. However, It is recommended to cook the non-veg thoroughly and not consume any half-boiled or uncooked meat.


There are some countries and regions where there is a higher chance of getting into contact with someone with coronavirus. So, If you're planning to travel abroad and are concerned about coronavirus, see advice for travellers on the UN pages and respected nations and regions govt pages. Always remember Prevention is Better than Cure and getting panic about the situation will not help anyone but will worsen the condition.


How Long Does The Coronavirus Stay?

It depends on what medium it is present, the virus that causes Covid-19, last on surfaces we touch every day, Probably from several hours or even days, stated by the researchers at the National Institutes of Health, Princeton, and the University of California, Los Angeles. The researchers disclosed several materials to the virus in the lab. They found that it lived virulent on surfaces for a lengthy period: from up to 24 hours on cardboard to up to two or three days on plastic and stainless steel. It also remained viable in aerosols and attached to particles that stay aloft in the air, for up to three hours.

How Coronavirus Is Spread?

Because this is a new illness which is spreading at an alarming rate, we do not know exactly how coronavirus spreads from person to person. It is just similar to the viruses that are spread in cough droplets. It is very dubious it can be spread through things like packages or food.

How To Avoid Catching Or Spreading Coronavirus?

Coronavirus Safety - Do's

  • Wash your hands with soap and water very often – do this for at least 20+ seconds
  • Always wash your hands when you get home or into the workplace.
  • If soap and water are not available, you can use alcohol-based hand sanitiser gel.
  • Do the exercises that increase your immunity.
  • Cover/Close your mouth and nose with a tissue or your sleeve and not your hands when you cough or sneeze.
  • Please dispose and put used tissues in the bin immediately and wash/clean your hands afterwards thoroughly using hand sanitizer or soap.
  • Try to avoid close contact with people who are unwell and infected by Coronavirus.


Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth if your hands are not cleaned and sanitized.

Is There Any Treatment For Coronavirus?

Antibiotics are not going to help, as they do not work against viruses. Currently, there is no specific treatment for coronavirus. Various researches are going on and Public health officials say it will take 12 to 18 months to completely validate any potential vaccine.

They have been testing the research medicines to 45+ age groups of people since Monday.

Even though many medicines do not stop the outbreak or spreading of the virus in large numbers.

Some treatment strives to remove the symptoms while your body fights the illness. You will need to stay in isolation and away from other people until you have recovered. As per studies, many people are fighting the virus through their immune system and few are getting recovered for it.

It is the time to Stay strong and pray for the Nation.