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Changes After COVID-19 -Several Thoughts

 Changes After COVID-19 -Several Thoughts

Of the many problems that beset the world and mankind, epidemics are one. Through the centuries the world has seen and suffered from many pandemics, and the years 2020 and 2021 have also their quota of hardships in the form of Coronavirus calamity. Epidemics have happened in the past, so when the novel coronavirus first made an entry as a New Year guest at the beginning of 2020, none of us would have thought in our wildest dreams that it was going to have this much impact on the whole world. As a general rule, all epidemics are dangerous, resulting in loss of life and property. The COVID-19 pandemic has changed our life and daily routines in many ways. Even a single sphere of life would be left unaffected. Many words that were not very popular before the COVID-19 era are common words of today. Lockdown, quarantine, social distancing, telemedicine consultation, work from home, etc. are among them.

Accept Circumstances and Banish Fear


The pandemic has not only forced us to adopt new habits but also taught us numerous social lessons. Though the fear of this pandemic is well-founded, the optimistic fact is that the pandemic can be controlled by maintaining cleanliness, keeping social distance, and wearing a face mask. Coronavirus has spread to all corners of the world in gigantic proportions and the fear of the pandemic is well-founded. The speed and scope of the present contagion have left the world reeling under its brutal impact. 


How Prepared is the Medical Sector to Deal with Corona Virus?


The year 2020 has taught us many hard truths. The coronavirus has spread to all corners of the world and our scientists are utilizing all avenues to find a possible cure for this pandemic. No adjectives would do any justice to the greatness of scientists, doctors, and health workers. Leaving no stone unturned, our doctors and scientists are delving into every culture's folk remedies as well as the latest developments in science to help find a safe and effective vaccine for this pandemic. Let us hope, that this will be accomplished in the immediate future without any delay, and coronavirus may be eradicated from the face of the world. Luckily, there is good news emerging from the medical field, seven different vaccines have been rolled out in countries and more than 200 additional vaccine candidates are in development.

The first reason why masks and sanitizers should play an important role in the battle against corona is that they expand the awareness of the cleanliness of individuals and society as a whole. How many of you know, that fashion can be used for anything, not only for dress and hairstyles but also for masks too? In fashion nothing is eternal, here everything changes fast, likewise in the case of masks. Different kinds and types of masks are available in the market. From homemade cloth masks to T-shirt masks, cloth masks with filters, Disposable surgical masks, cone-styled masks, and N95, KN 95. Today Masks are available in different colors, shapes, sizes, and types.


Post-COVID Life-Several Thoughts

Global extreme poverty is expected to rise high because of the disruption caused by COVID-19. In the immediate future, the pandemic may push millions into poverty. According to a recent study, the pandemic and global recession may cause over 1.4% of the world’s population to fall into extreme poverty. To reverse this serious setback to development progress, countries will need to prepare a different economy post-COVID with new skills and innovations. Without any doubt, we can say that the COVID-19-induced financial crisis took its toll on almost all business ventures.


In the wake of the COVID-19 restrictions, many of our festivals are celebrated online. The advantage of going digital is that the festivals have a worldwide audience. The COVID-19-led lockdown has compelled several people to diversify into areas of work that weren’t their core focus, according to the latest survey. There was a sudden increase in the sales of home sewing machines and mobile phones. Many of our housewives have taken up sewing either as a hobby or to make a living. Those who have enough time, pick up sewing as a creative outlet or to fight against stress by making masks and PPE kits.


Welcome Changes in Life


The COVID-19 pandemic has amplified the influence of technology in our day-to-day lives. Even amidst this worse condition, technology enables us to stay within the safety of our homes. IT professionals are enabled to work without considering the distance between the workplace and their place of residence. Since they have work from home facility, they can feel less stressed out and more comfortable without the presence of their immediate boss.

All those who complained about lack of time to spend with family or personal time with themselves, fortunately, got an overdose of it. Though COVID-19 has brought many hardships to people, the silver lining is the restoration of reading habits. Online learning is a blessing in disguise for the smartphone industry. The smartphone segment rebounded after the lockdown to touch the highest peak in sales. Because of the fear of pandemics, with customers barely walking in, many businesses were forced to shut down. However, a few managed to survive and moved to online marketing. Today we live in a time where we can buy anything online, Online grocery has seen a surge in recent months.


People have become more health-conscious, and much importance has been given to cleanliness, hand washing, adequate sleep, good food, balanced meals, and meditation. After remaining closed to the public for several months owing to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, tourist centers are set for re-opening. The tourism industry is also embracing this change with wide open arms. Another thing the coronavirus taught us is that if we give a little gap and time nature can heal quickly, the clear evidence is that during the lockdown period, the ozone layer started healing itself and the quality of air has improved.

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