Practices like social distancing, use of face masks, hand hygiene, respiratory hygiene etc will go a long way in preventing the spread of the Corona Virus
Stay safe by taking some simple precautions, such as physical distancing, wearing a mask, especially when distancing cannot be maintained, keeping rooms well ventilated, avoiding crowds and close contact, regularly cleaning your hands, and coughing into a bent elbow or tissue.
Among those who develop symptoms, most (about 80%) recover from the disease without needing hospital treatment. About 15% become seriously ill and require oxygen and 5% become critically ill and need intensive care.
The most common signs of infection with COVID-19 include fever, dry cough, shortness of breath or difficulty in breathing, and tiredness or fatigue.
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease that has spread rapidly throughout the world. The most common signs of infection with COVID-19 include fever, dry cough, shortness of breath or difficulty in breathing, and tiredness or fatigue.
The second dose of vaccination can also be scheduled through the CoWin Platform. The second dose may be availed at a different vaccination centre as well.
CoWin platform allows the user to reschedule the vaccination appointment before the appointed vaccination day.
The beneficiary, after registering in CoWin may schedule their visit for vaccination at the most convenient vaccination centre.
Upon successful vaccination, beneficiary will receive SMS notification with a link to download the certificate of COVID-19 vaccination.
You can log into the Co-WIN portal using the link www.cowin.gov.in and click on the "Register/Sign In yourself" tab to register for COVID-19 vaccination.
An Adverse Event Following Immunization is any untoward medical occurrence which follows immunization, and which does not necessarily have a causal relationship with the usage of the vaccine.
The more percentage of the population are vaccinated, the less likely people who are unable to be protected by vaccines are at risk of even being exposed to the harmful pathogens. This is called herd immunity.
Vaccines contain weakened or inactive parts of a particular organism (antigen) that triggers an immune response within the body.