Your Printable Coronavirus Household Shopping List

While government and health experts are telling us not to panic, we also need to be prepared for the eventuality of widespread reportings of those infected with coronavirus as well as the recently announced national lockdown plan, so here’s a coronavirus household shopping list.

Speaking at the Union Buildings on Monday, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced further measures to stop the spread of Covid-19, caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2.

He said the nationwide lockdown would be in place for three weeks from Thursday, it was intended to save lives, even though it would come at a heavy cost to the economy.

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Over 500 people in the country have been diagnosed with the coronavirus and since this virus is known to spread quickly, it’s worth being prepared.

This means stocking up on household supplies for three to four weeks.

Hygiene

  • Hand sanitiser
  • Soap/handwash
  • Household cleaning products
  • Tissues and toilet paper
  • Personal hygiene and babies’ nappies
  • Medication and vitamins, especially cold and flu medication and prescriptions

Dry food goods

  • Oats
  • Pasta
  • Rice
  • Pulses, i.e. beans, lentils, split peas, etc.
  • Powdered or boxed milk

Frozen foods

  • Frozen vegetables
  • Frozen berries
  • Meat
  • Bread
  • Ready-made freezer meals

Tinned foods

Fresh food is best, but when you can’t get to the shops, it helps to have tinned foods on hand.

  • Tinned fruit
  • Tinned meat and fish
  • Tinned beans

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A PRINTABLE SHOPPING LIST TO ENSURE YOU DON’T FORGET ANYTHING DURING YOUR TRIP TO THE STORE

Source: Coronavirus Shopping List: What You May Need To Have On Hand | TODAY

 

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