An expert on infectious diseases named signs that indicate that SARS can cause complications.

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In Russia, the incidence of influenza and SARS is growing every week. What already reported online publication Uchitelskaya Gazeta, epidemic thresholds were exceeded by 20% in more than 50 cities of the country. Very often, the disease is accompanied by serious complications, which can be signaled by several symptoms. In no case should they be left unattended, and their appearance should be reported to the attending physician as soon as possible.

Vladimir Chulanov, Chief Freelance Specialist of the Russian Ministry of Health for Infectious Diseases, spoke about the signs that indicate a worsening of the condition in ARVI and the potential development of dangerous complications. He noted that such symptoms include difficulty breathing, feeling short of breath, pain or heaviness in the chest or abdomen. In addition, the appearance of dizziness, confusion, as well as severe vomiting should alert. According to the specialist, the appearance of these symptoms after some relief is especially dangerous for health. At the same time, they usually return with a high fever and bouts of coughing.

Formerly Vladimir Chulanov toldthat if a person has the flu, he should lie in bed. The room should be ventilated, and the air in it should be well humidified (40% – 60%). The patient should drink a lot, and eat only light, liquid and warm food. It is strictly forbidden to drink alcoholic beverages. Physical and mental stress is also contraindicated.

Network edition “Teacher’s newspaper” reported that due to the flu, the educational process was partially suspended in almost 600 schools, and informed about the basic rules for the prevention of influenza.