Important tips issued by Guizhou Disease Control and Prevention Department: travel and prevent COVID-19 and flu

Recently, the Guizhou Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention issued a warning for disease prevention in October.

When the temperature turns cold, the human body’s resistance is relatively low.

The public should first take self-protection measures to prevent respiratory infectious diseases such as COVID-19, influenza and chicken pox; Secondly, with the advent of the Double Festival, there are many collective dining activities such as visiting relatives and friends, and traveling among citizens, which can easily lead to infectious diarrhea caused by unclean food and water; In addition, Guiyang has recently opened flights to and from Thailand and Myanmar, and passengers traveling to and from the region should pay attention to preventing diseases such as dengue fever and malaria.

For the prevention and control of COVID-19, first of all, reduce the aggregation and wear masks.

With the arrival of the “National Day” Golden Week, tourism will peak all over the country.

In order to prevent the occurrence of COVID-19 Disease cluster in autumn and winter, and consolidate the achievements of epidemic prevention and control in our province, the masses should actively take preventive measures, avoid going to crowded public places, and avoid contact with people with respiratory symptoms (such as coughing or sneezing).

When taking public transportation, going to enclosed places such as indoors, and seeking medical treatment, one should wear a mask.

Secondly, maintain hand hygiene.

After going out and going home, it is necessary to use hand sanitizer or soap to wash hands under flowing water before and after meals, or use hand sanitizers to wash hands; Reduce exposure to public goods in public places while avoiding hand contact with mouth, nose, and eyes.

Maintain good hygiene habits.

Pay attention to opening windows for ventilation; Strengthen nutrition and exercise moderately; Cover the mouth and nose with a handkerchief, tissue, or elbow when coughing or sneezing; Maintain a clean home environment and frequently dry clothes and bedding.

Conduct self health monitoring.

If you experience discomfort symptoms such as fever, dry cough, and fatigue, you should promptly consult a reputable medical institution and seek medical attention at a designated fever clinic.

You should proactively inform the doctor of your travel or residence history in key areas and contact history with symptomatic cases 14 days before the onset of the disease.

Use public chopsticks and spoons.

Develop civilized and hygienic living habits to minimize cross contamination and the risk of illness from the mouth.

It is recommended to adhere to the serving of individual dishes, use male chopsticks and male spoons to eat, and try to avoid cross use of tableware.

Suggestions for the prevention and control of respiratory infectious diseases such as influenza and chickenpox.

Influenza search is an acute respiratory infectious disease caused by the influenza virus, with a high incidence at the turn of the season every year.

Its symptoms generally include acute onset, fever, accompanied by systemic symptoms such as chills, chills, headaches, muscle or joint soreness, extreme fatigue, and decreased appetite.

Mild flu is similar to Common cold, but its fever and systemic symptoms are more obvious; Severe cases may have extrapulmonary manifestations such as Viral pneumonia, secondary Bacterial pneumonia, acute respiratory distress syndrome, shock, disseminated intravascular coagulation, cardiovascular and nervous system, and various complications
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