An epidemic occurs when an infectious disease spreads rapidly too many people.In reality, you can do hardly anything to avoid an epidemic. However, you can make sure you are as safe as possible.
Before an epidemic:
During an epidemic:
Go to your doctor if you have symptoms of the disease.
What can you do
A new virus or any other contagious disease can affect many people simultaneously. An epidemic can have huge consequences in the community. The doctors and nurses will be very busy and a companies may not function because they have few workers. Public transportation will operate less and may even shut down. During an epidemic, the Public Health Sector knows its responsibility, especially regarding information supply and awareness campaigns.