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Laboratories are now offering #COVID-19 diagnostic services 24/7 in Kenya

Laboratories are now offering #COVID-19 diagnostic services 24/7 in Kenya:
1. National Influenza Centre, Nairobi
2. Kemri Nairobi
3. CDC-Kemri, Kisumu
4. Welcometrust-Kemri, Kilifi
5. Aga Khan Hospital, Nairobi

How to protect yourself

  1. Regularly and thoroughly clean your hands with an alcohol-based hand sanitizer or wash them with soap and water.
  2. Cover your mouth when sneezing or coughing – Use a tissue, not handkerchief and discard or Use your bent elbow for covering mouth and nose when you cough or sneeze.
  3. Avoid contact with people with fever/cough
  4. Stay home else if going out, maintain social distancing – Maintain at least 1 metre (3 feet) distance between yourself and everyone else.
    Avoid touching eyes, nose and mouth
  5. Seek medical assistance if you have difficulty in breathing, fever and cough , seek medical care early

Information sources
WHO

 

Ministry of Health, Kenya

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