As soon as the corona virus in England, a disease named norovirus is spreading rapidly. Whose symptoms are similar to corona virus and there is currently no treatment available for it. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), this is a communicable disease. Norovirus is also known as the 'vomiting bug'. According to Public Health England (PHE), 154 new cases of this virus have been reported in the last five weeks.
This virus spreads like corona
The CDC says that there are several billion viruses in the norovirus. Any person who comes in contact with a person infected with this virus, eats infected food, touches the virus affected area or puts it in the mouth without washing hands, he/she is at high risk of getting infected with this virus. Like other viruses, this virus enters the body and infects it.
symptoms of norovirus
Diarrhea, vomiting, dizziness and severe abdominal pain are the most important symptoms.
Apart from this, there may also be complaints of fever, headache and body pain.
A person infected with the virus vomits for 2 to 3 weeks.
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This virus remains more active when there is a lack of water in the body. Therefore, do not let there be a shortage of water in the body and keep taking plenty of clean water and juice.
The solution of electrolytes and ORS is available in the market and it can be easily made at home too, so keep drinking it.
- Take full care of cleanliness.
If you have been infected, avoid going out of the house.
- Use everything brought from outside, whether it is fruits, vegetables or milk, only after washing.
- Keep washing your hands.