6 schools are closed because of the flue epidemic in Mogilev region. Alexander Ponyatov, chief of Epidemiology Department of Mogilev Regional Centre of Hygienic, Epidemiology and Public Health, told the correspondent of the site. Flue epidemic preventive measures are being taken in Bobruisk and Osipovichi districts. In Bobruisk 766 people were diagnosed as flue-infected. 12 of them were taken to hospital. In Mogilev 230 people were diagnosed flue-infected and 13 of them were taken to hospital.
Mogilev chemist’s shops have an essential supply of medicine (by home and foreign companies) to prevent flue and to cope with it. Valentina Ignatenko, deputy of Mogilev RUE “Pharmatsia” told the correspondent of the site.
During flue epidemic it’s advisable to take medicine that strengthens your immune system. Besides, chemist’s shops have a wide range of medicine (of special and combined effect) that can weaken flue symptoms: anesthetic, febrifugal, cough relief, nasal.