Update: PM had announced Malaysia is going under a lockdown, please stay safe!
With the current outbreak of coronavirus originated from Wuhan, China coronavirus had soon spread out in the world with a total of 17,000 (or more) patients. Meanwhile, influenza silently took away over ten thousand lives in the States. Malaysia, is no outlier from both viruses.
As to today, researchers are still working on creating vaccination to cure 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). For influenza, the Malaysian Medical Association (MMA) had urged people to take vaccination to prevent getting the flu.
Mamaway had made a list of tips shared by authorities such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) or John Hopkins Medicine.
Tip 1 Avoid contact
Stay away from the crowd and sick people;
avoid eating raw food (raw beef, raw fish).
Tip 2 Clean your hands often
Either using soap & water or alcohol-based sanitiser.
Rub your hand with soap for more than 20 seconds.
Sing Happy Birthday song twice when you're washing hands to ensure it's over 20 seconds.
Tip 3 Wear a mask
You’re not only protecting yourself but others.
Tip 4 Cover when sneezing
Sanitise your hands afterward.
Tip 5 Only travel overseas if necessary
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Australian Government & WHO
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