Top 6 Myth Busters That You Must Know About Coronavirus in India

women wearing mask to prevent coronavirus's spread

There are many rumors about Coronavirus in India that have been spreaded all around. These rumors are nothing but some false statements or methods that guarantee to treat the Covid-19. Here are the top 6 myth busters out of those given by WHO(World Health Organisation) that will definitely shock you when you get to know them.

Your Age Doesn’t Matters For Getting Infected From The Coronavirus in India:

image shows that age don't matters to get infected

This myth about COVID-19 is being viral all around nowadays that generally people of older age get infected by this virus . 

The thing is that your age doesn’t matter to get infected. People of all ages can be infected by coronavirus. Older people, and people with pre-existing medical conditions (such as asthma, diabetes, heart disease) appear to be more vulnerable to becoming severely ill with the virus.

Eating Garlic Will Not Save You From Coronavirus in India:

eating garlic won't save you from infection

Garlik is a very good and healthy food that contains: Manganese, Vitamin B6, calcium, copper, potassium, phosphorus, iron and vitamin B. But this does not have any link with the cure of coronavirus .There is NO evidence from the current outbreak that eating garlic has protected people from the coronavirus.

Not only this, even the Indian Healthcare sector is prepared to combat COVID-19.

Spraying Alcohol All Over Your Body Will Not Kill COVID-19:

the guy using alcohol based handwash

Alcohol and chlorine are both harmful substances for your body. Spraying it all over your body will not be a good idea as it will surely damage your eyes and mouth as well as your clothes too. So spraying alcohol or chlorine all over your body will not kill viruses that have already entered your body.

Hand Dryers Surely Don’t Kill Coronavirus in India:

dryers that dry your hands won't kill the virus

Hand dryers are used as a substitute of tissue paper. The dryers blow hot air to your hand to make your wet hands dry, but this does not mean that they guarantee to kill the covid-19 or coronavirus. No. Hand dryers are not effective in killing the 2019-nCoV.so the best way to protect yourself from this virus is to wash your hand properly with soap for at least 20 seconds and then dry them thoroughly by using paper towels or a warm air dryer.

Washing Your Nose With Salt Water Will Not Kill The New C0vid-19(Coronavirus):

the person in the image is cleaning his nose with the salt water

Most people think that washing your nose regularly with saline water will help them to kill the new coronavirus. Since there is a fact that salt sometimes helps you to get rid of the common cold but. No,There is no evidence that regularly rinsing the nose with saline has protected people from the infection of coronavirus in India.

Hot Climatic Areas Do Not Get Affected By Corona In India:

the image depicts that climate don't matters that much for the coronavirus

There’s no incident arisen till now, that the areas that are hot do not get affected by covid-19. Hot climatic areas also have equal chances of getting the virus.  Regardless of climate, adopt protective measures if you live in, or travel to an area reporting Corona in India.

Therefore you don’t have to depend on these myths to save yourself from the covid-19. The best ways to protect yourself from is are: clean your hand with an alcohol-based hand rub or wash them with soap and water. Also, avoid close contact with anyone who is coughing and sneezing.

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