The world has really evolved as we know it, and with it come new diseases, some of which have no known cure or treatments just yet. So, to be on the safe side, many of the world’s population has stocked up on facemask carbon earloop, 50’s that they wear in and outside of their homes as a preventive measure to keep themselves away from these unknown illnesses.
Now, what are the airborne diseases that we should be aware of and the ways to protect ourselves from them?
Airborne illnesses are those that you can get simply through breathing. The viruses and bacteria which cause these diseases float through the air and enter a person’s body when someone infected by them coughs, sneezes, or even just talks, spreading his nasal and oral secretions in the air. These kinds of diseases are hard to control.
And these airborne diseases include the following:
- Common cold
- Chicken pox
The above conditions can be treated and prognosis is good if they are managed early on. So, if ever you experience symptoms like fever, headache, coughing, congestion, sore throat and loss of appetite among others, seek medical help immediately so your condition does not worsen. Because if it does, you will need to be admitted in a medical facility where an IV line needs to be inserted and stabilized with a padded board splint (orange) so IV medications can be given.
Unfortunately, there are diseases spread through the air that are quite serious. One of these is the dreaded menigococcemia that can be fatal when it develops into its late stage causing bleeding disorders. When this happens, patients can fall into a coma and loss their ability to breathe by themselves. Doctors will then need a laryngoscope with 4 blades fiber optic, OLTEN, to establish mechanical ventilation.
No one wants to be infected with such a dangerous disease. And what better way to prevent it than by keeping your immune system strong through healthy living with proper diet and exercise. Taking vitamins and making use of preventive measures such as wearing masks, especially when going out, are also effective ways of not contacting contagious diseases.
Now, all you need to do is ditch those unhealthy habits and eat those fruits and veggies as well as increase your water intake to strengthen your body’s defenses. And don’t forget to visit Philippine Medical Supplies for personal protective items like the face mask.
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