Close to two decades ago, Singapore successfully combated the SARS virus with a nationwide campaign
which saw public places like hawker centers, washrooms and markets being inspected and sanitized regularly, and receiving a ‘Singapore’s OK’ sticker if they meet the criteria after inspection by the National Environment Agency (NEA). With the emergence of the Wuhan virus that can be spread via
like SARS, what should you know about viral infections and what are the best practices we should adopt to avoid getting infected?
An infection comprises of five stages
You may be aware that one should minimize contact with others when he is experiencing symptoms, so as to avoid spreading the virus. However, do you know an infection is characterized by five stages, and it is manifesting in the body before the patient realizes it?