A new variant of COVID-19 would be circulating in Colombia

A new variant of COVID-19 would be circulating in Colombia
A new variant of COVID-19 would be circulating in Colombia

Colombia

Regarding the fact that, in Chinese, United States and some countries in Europe have increased infections of the coronavirusthe Minister of Health, Carolina Cork revealed that, amid the increase in peak infections respiratory, due to the rainy season, there is also an increase in infections by the Coronavirus, which is why the measure of the use of face mask in spaces closed.

“In this case the recommendations are still the same, we are still in the process of vaccination and given this slight increase in cases Covid-19 and also the appearance of a new variantwe have been more conservative maintaining certain restrictions as in the use of the mask in closed placesincluding the means of transport”, stressed the minister.

cork plus gave recommendations especially to moms to make a surveillance permanently to their children when they are fever or if there is difficulty breathe for them to attend emergency services.

Likewise, the minister reminded the IPS that, within the framework of any process of attention due to respiratory infections, the Test and rule out or confirm COVID-19.

The article is in Spanish

Colombia

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