Despite the fact that officially there is no epidemic of swine flu in Ukraine, quarantine was announced in Kyiv in 2016. As doctors state a surge in the incidence of influenza 2016, quarantine in Kyiv in 2016 was extended to at least 27 January. This decision was voiced by the advisor of the Kiev mayor Mikhail Radutsky at a briefing.
A meeting of the temporary emergency commission at the KSCA has just been held, at which it was decided not to complete the measures announced by the city on January 16. To date, they (measures) continue until at least the next Wednesday (January 27).
After the New Year holidays, the flu in Ukraine 2016 began to gain momentum. According to official data, the swine flu in 2016 took the lives of more than 50 people. At the end of last week, the situation is especially when the local government began to introduce quarantine in schools and kindergartens.
It is also reported that the 2016 flu in Ukraine was quite predictable. Currently, epidemic thresholds in any region are not exceeded.
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We also draw the attention of parents to the fact that due to the quarantine in the schools of Kiev in 2016, all school competitions scheduled for Saturday, January 23 will be rescheduled.
Despite the fact that the quarantine in Kiev was extended, there is a group of people more susceptible to this disease. First of all, these are children under 5 years old, pregnant women, people over 65 years old, overweight people, diabetics, cardiovascular diseases, who have chronic lung diseases and other chronic diseases)
Quarantine in Kiev 2016 also stimulates Ukrainians to spend more money on the purchase of medicines, since the treatment and prevention of swine flu in children and adults is an expensive process.
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In order to prevent flu in children and adults, the city authorities announced in Kiev a mask regime that should prevent the spread of the 2016 flu epidemic in Ukraine. This decision was voiced at a briefing by Mikhail Radutsky, advisor to the mayor of Kiev, Oleg Ruban, the head of the Kiev Sanitary and Epidemiological Service, and Tatyana Donchenko, head of the KSCA health department. In connection with the flu in children, employees of all institutions, public institutions,food establishments, shops, in general, any institutions that have a large number of visitors must switch to mask mode and change their masks every 4 hours. wear medical masks and change them every four hours. Also in institutions prescribed to conduct regular airing. Mask mode in Kiev 2016 will be the best preventive measure against the spread of swine flu 2016.
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Since the 2016 quarantine in Ukraine primarily affects children, since they are at risk, we have prepared answers to the questions whichsigns of flu in a child andwhat should beswine flu prevention.
- What are the symptoms of swine flu in children?
Influenza is very different from the common cold. In the classic version, the flu in children has an acute onset with a rise in temperature to very high values and respiratory symptoms. Older children will complain of headaches, a sore throat, and muscle pain. In addition, children may experience nasal congestion and coughing.
- What should parents do if their children have all the symptoms of swine flu?
Do not let a sick child out of the house for at least 24 hours after the disappearance of flu symptoms. If a child has a mild illness or something similar to the flu with fever, chills, headache, body aches, cough, sore throat, he or she should be left at home and not let school or kindergarten. It is necessary to give him the means to reduce the temperature and drink enough liquid to avoid dehydration.
- These symptoms of swine flu in children need to be monitored especially carefully:
1. Blue or gray skin;
2. Refusal of consumption of sufficient amount of liquid;
3. Breathing problems;
4. Any rash on the body;
5. Severe or persistent vomiting;
6. If the child does not wake up or does not respond to stimuli;
7. Increased irritability, so much so that the child does not want to hand;
8. Relief of flu-like symptoms, which then resumed with fever and even more severe coughing;
9: Other conditions, such as heart, lung or diabetes, developed flu-like symptoms, including fever and cough.