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Combating coronavirus: Can Covid-19 spead through water? Q&A with UAE officials – News

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The main advise is to wash hands regularly to sterilize surfaces.

Q-Can the virus spread through swimming pool water?

A: There is no evidence of this so far that it can spread through swimming pools of resorts and hotels. But people are advised to avoid using others’ towels, seats, and to maintain social distancing norms. The operators of these resorts are advised to strictly follow the guidelines.

Q-Are you going to have educational programme for boosting the immunity of children?

A: The main advise for them is to wash their hands regularly to sterilize surfaces and focus on changing social practices like avoiding shaking hands and keeping a safe distance of two meters or more. Children are least subjected to Covid-19 complications They don’t have symptoms in most cases.

Q-What can the increased recovery numbers be attributed to?

A:The latest technology in treating patients can be attributed to the increased recoveries in the country. UAE is one of the pioneering countries to use plasma treatment and anti-viral treatment.

UAE followed a strategy to mass test and include the largest number of members of society in order to identify as early as possible. Increasing the treatment capability by assigning a large number of hospitals to deal with any crisis. Human resources and medical equipment also played a big role in the increasing number of recoveries.

 

 





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