Wuhan Novel Coronavirus 武汉新型冠状病毒

Wuhan Novel Coronavirus

 

Below is the information from UK Government website

< https://www.gov.uk/guidance/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-information-for-the-public>

 

Advice for travellers from Wuhan

If you have visited Wuhan and develop a fever, difficulty breathing or a cough within 14 days, you should seek medical attention either in China or on your return to the UK. In the UK, please stay indoors and avoid contact with others where possible, call your GP or ring 111 informing them of your symptoms and your recent travel to the city.  If you are in Northern Ireland, call your GP.

 

Information about the virus 

A coronavirus is a type of virus.  As a group, coronaviruses are common across the world.  Typical symptoms of coronavirus include fever and a cough that may progress to a severe pneumonia causing shortness of breath and breathing difficulties.

 

Generally, coronavirus can cause more severe symptoms in people with weakened immune systems, older people, and those with long-term conditions like diabetes, cancer and chronic lung disease. Wuhan novel coronavirus is a new strain of coronavirus first identified in Wuhan City, China.

 

Wai Yin is aware of its responsibility as an organisation working with the Chinese community and as a charity running community centres.  If you have been to Wuhan or just returned to the UK, please stay indoors and isolate yourself for 14 days to avoid contact with others. If you have a fever, dyspnea or cough, you should immediately call your family doctor or call 111 to inform your symptoms and the city you have been to recently.

 

If you are in isolation or you have the above symptoms, please do not go to our centre. You can contact us by phone (0161 833 0377).

 

武汉新型冠状病毒

 

以下是转载英国政府网站的信息:

< https://www.gov.uk/guidance/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-information-for-the-public>

 

给武汉旅客的建议

如果您曾到过武汉并在14 天内出现发烧、呼吸困难或咳嗽,您应该在中国或返回英国时就医。在英国时,请留在室内,并避免与他人接触,请致电您的家庭医生或致电到111,告知他们您的症状以及您最近去过的城市。如果您在北爱尔兰,请致电您的家庭医生。

 

有关病毒的信息

冠状病毒是一种病毒。作为一个群体,冠状病毒在世界各地很常见。冠状病毒的典型症状包括发烧和咳嗽,这些症状可能演变成严重肺炎,导致呼吸急促和呼吸困难。

 

一般来说,冠状病毒会导致免疫系统虚弱的人、老年人以及糖尿病、癌症和慢性肺病等长期疾病的人出现更严重的症状。武汉新型冠状病毒是武汉市首次发现的新型冠状病毒。

 

慧姸社意识到其作为与华人社区组织和慈善机构社区中心的责任建議如果您曾到过武汉或剛旅遊回英國,请留在室内自我隔離14天,避免与他人接触,若期間出现发烧、呼吸困难或咳嗽,您应该立刻致电您的家庭医生或致电到111,告知他们您的症状以及您最近去过的城市。

 

如您在隔離期間或已出现以上症状,请不要前往我们的中心。您可以通过电话致电(0161 833 0377)与我们联系。