Reports confirmed that new virus has killed at least six and infected nearly 300 people in China, with confirmed cases in the United States, Taiwan, Thailand, Japan and South Korea. China confirms it can be transmitted by humans. Screening is being performed at the airports around the world. A meeting has been called on Wednesday by the World Health Organization for deciding on declaration of international health emergency
Like other coronaviruses – such as the common cold – the virus is spread via droplets when a person coughs or sneezes. It can also be spread when someone touches a contaminated surface such as a door handle. There is no proper treatment or vaccines are available for coronavirus, however, it must be treated in the same way as the cold is treated. Take rest and be hydrated. Take medicines for sore throats. Consult your doctor as soon as possible.