Mexican Social Security Institute (IMSS) They issued some recommendations to maintain health procedures during Easter holiday periodThis is to avoid infection COVID-19.
Among its main recommendations Use of face masks indoor, Frequent hand washing Or use 70% alcohol gel, as well Keep a healthy distance.
This is according to the doctor’s opinion Maria del Rosario Nebla FuentesDespite the decrease in SARS-CoV-2 infections, our caution should not be lowered, because The epidemic is ongoing and people with chronic diseases are at risk of complications out of control, pregnant And who do not have a vaccination plan against this virus.
He noted that if people take trips these days, the recommendation is that Always wear a mask during the flight or a face mask, Avoid frequently visiting relatives you don’t live with Complete the COVID-19 vaccination schedule for optimal protection.
Likewise, he called on the residents to take joint responsibility in case of symptoms of respiratory diseases, to avoid contact with other people, Maximum personal care and go to the doctor.
He also emphasized that the institute has informational and educational tools to guide people regarding symptoms and care about SARS-CoV-2.
As pointed out by Nebla Fuentes If you develop symptoms related to COVID-19Including headache, fever or shortness of breath, people can go to the nearest medical unit for evaluation by a specialist or Check the link http://www.imss.gob.mx/marss for more information.
He noted that the health emergency due to COVID-19 presented areas of opportunity Promote healthy self-care habitsmainly for the prevention of chronic diseases such as diabetes, systemic arterial hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, cancer or immunodeficiency.
the doctor Maria del Rosario Nebla Fuentes reiterated the call for people to empower themselves in their healthStrengthening an active lifestyle, striving for a healthy diet, increasing consumption of fruits, vegetables and water, subsequent monitoring by the attending physician, avoiding overeating and ensuring good sleep.
Finally, he said, increased consumption of sweetened beverages, snacks, sweets, fast food and cooked products has been documented during the pandemic.
Corona virus in Mexico
This Wednesday, April 13th, Minister of Health (SSa) Announce it, until the cut-off time at 5:00 PM (Central Mexico time), in the country they confirmed 5 million 724 thousand 611 total backlog Since the start of the health emergency. As for the number of deaths, so far a total 323 thousand 848 death cases.
With those numbers, he’s been there in the past 24 hours 749 new infections s 43 deaths by COVID-19.
According to the daily technical communication, so far there are estimates in the country of the total 9 million 279 thousand 882 negative cases, 687,000 suspects s An estimated 4,931 active cases of the disease are those patients whose symptoms began in the last 14 days (from March 31 to April 13, 2022).
The agency indicated that Entities with the highest number of active cases The SARS-CoV-2 in descending order are: Baja California Sur, Mexico City, AguascalientesColima, San Luis Potosi, Quintana Roo, Nayarit, Sinaloa, Baja California and Yucatan.
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