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Coronavirus facts everyone needs to know

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COVID-19 is the biggest threat to human existence in living memory. The virus doesn't discriminate by country or creed—but it does affect men differently than women. Read on and find out a few facts which are especially relevant for men, and what men can do to help themselves and their partners/families during this time of crisis.

10 life-saving coronavirus facts every man should know (ETNT Health)

Here are the key things you need to know if you're a female—from a doctor who is one!

10 life-saving coronavirus facts every woman should know (ETNT Health)

Social media is awash with myths about how people might stop the new coronavirus or treat infection with COVID-19, the disease it causes. Here are some facts to address the fiction. 

COVID-19 and the new coronavirus: Fact versus fiction (Reuters)

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) advice for the public: Myth busters by WHO

50 things you should never do during the coronavirus pandemic (ETNT Health)



Scientists say the coronavirus is not mutating quickly and might respond to a single vaccine (The Hill)

An expert explains: ‘Virus will stay; difficult to lock down for long’ (The Indian Express)

For more information and guidance on coronavirus (COVID-19), click here 


Follow the government's latest travel advice  if you are planning a trip outside India or travelling back to India from affected areas. You can also read World Health Organization's advice  on basic protective measures against the virus. WHO has also busted some myths  surrounding coronavirus. The Ministry of Health's special helpline is available at +91-11-23978046 and

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