Covid-19 i.e. Corona Virus Disease is an infection in the upper respiratory tract i.e. nose, sinuses, or upper throat. This is a newly detected strain of coronavirus.
The name is derived from the Latin word ‘corona’, which means a crown or halo. This refers to the appearance of the virus-like the royal crown or the corona of the sun.
Most of the coronaviruses are not dangerous, but few of them are fatal.
In the past, there several outbreaks of coronavirus in Saudi Arabia, Africa, Asia, and Europe.
The current outbreak is in Wuhan, China, on 31st December 2019, where the WHO identified a new type, Novel Corona Virus (2019-nCoV).
It is also known as Wuhan pneumonia or Wuhan coronavirus or Covid-19.
Here ‘Novel’ means newly discovered, or newly originated. This is the 7th strain of the human coronavirus. (Other 6 strains)
Homeopathy treatment for coronavirus –
Homeopathic treatment starts with case-taking. A brief history of the patient is gathered, physical as well as mental symptoms experienced by the patient during the sickness.
Homeopathic treatment is very advanced today. Homeopathy treatment has shown great results in epidemic diseases too. In life-threatening diseases and conditions, do not rely only on homeopathy, get proper treatment.
There are numerous homeopathic remedies that can be used to treat the symptoms of coronavirus infection. Homeopathic medicines are safe, natural, and there are no side effects while treating any disease.
After analysis and evaluation of the case data, a similar medicine is selected for the patient, known as ‘Similimum’.
What Is Covid-19?
Coronaviruses are a group of viruses that can cause diseases in mammals and birds.
The coronavirus was first known in the 1960s, but we do not know where it came from. They got their names from the shape of a crown. Sometimes, coronaviruses can infect animals and humans.
They spread through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes, by contact with an infected person’s hands or face, or by touching things used by them.
Symptoms of Covid-19 –
Common Symptoms –
- Runny nose
- Dry cough
Less Common Symptoms –
- Sore throat with swollen tonsils
- Body ache
- Loose motions
- A general feeling of being unwell
- Loss of taste and smell can be seen in many patients
- Skin rash or discoloration of fingers and toes.
Lab tests such as nose and throat cultures, blood tests can help in diagnosis, but there’s no reason to. The symptoms usually go away in a few days.
Complications of coronavirus –
If the coronavirus infection spreads to the lower respiratory tract, it can cause pneumonia, SARS, Bronchitis, and other respiratory tract diseases. This may occur in older people, people with low immunity, and in people with heart disease. These complications can be lethal.
There is no vaccine or antiviral drug for coronavirus. The best way of prevention is to avoid being exposed to this virus.
Preventive measures for coronavirus (Covid-19)–
- Wash your hands frequently with soap or alcohol-based hand sanitizer.
- Avoid contact with infected people.
- Have plenty of rest and be at home.
- Drink sufficient fluids.
- Cook meat and eggs thoroughly .
- Salt water gargles or humidifier can ease your sore throat.
- Contact your doctor immediately, if the symptoms get worse.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
- Cover your nose and mouth with a mask if you are infected.
- Separate yourself from other people in your house.
- Monitor your symptoms daily.
- Clean and disinfect frequently used objects and places.
- Don’t travel while sick, especially in the affected areas, countries, regions.
There are no specific antiviral drugs or vaccine for 2019-nCoV infection. Supportive care and symptomatic treatment help in relieving the symptoms.
For complicated cases, treatment should include intensive care to support the vital organs like lungs, heart.
“Human health is very precious, which cannot be compromised at any cost. That is why I strongly believe in homeopathy, because it is natural and free from side effects”.