(WHO : Facts about coronavirus (COVID-19
WHO published some facts about COVID-19
Fact : Drinking alcohol does not protect you against COVID-19 and can be dangerous.
Frequent or excessive alcohol consumption can increase your risk of health problems.
Fact : Being able to hold your breath for 10 seconds or more without coughing or feeling discomfort does not mean you are free from the coronavirus disease or any other lung disease.
Fact : COVID-19 is NOT airborne.
The coronavirus is mainly transmitted through droplets generated when an infected person coughs, sneezes or speaks.
? Fact : Is the new coronavirus airborne
In normal conditions, the new coronavirus is not airborne, it is transmitted through droplets and contact when people touch their mouths, noses and eyes with contaminated hands.
Airborne transmission occurs only in certain specific laboratory or healthcare facilities such as isolation rooms, intensive/critical care units when health-workers perform aerosol generating procedures on COVID-19 patients.
By :Suhad Alaawar