Myths vs. Reality

भ्रम: केे पानी पिउनाले घाटी दुखेको निको हुन्छ, कोरोना भाइरस को संक्रमण बाट बचाउँछ ?

यथार्थ: स्वस्थ रहन पानी पिउनु अति आवश्यक छ। तर यसले कोरोना भाइरसको संक्रमणबाट बचाउँदैन।

Source: Ministry of health and Population

भ्रम: COVID-19 is going to kill me!

यथार्थ: COVID-19 is a type of coronavirus, much like SARS and MERS but with a much lower fatality rate (≈3% vs. 10% vs. 35% respectively). COVID-19 is more highly transmissible, but not as deadly. You have higher rates of dying from influenza.

Source: Emergency Physician Monthly