Some viruses and bacteria are much more active in summer than in the cold season. What diseases are more common in the hot season, said the therapist, family doctor Tatyana Romanenko.
According to the specialist, the risks of catching acute intestinal infections increase first of all in the summer. This is especially true of the “beloved” rotavirus. Romanenko explained that it is easily transmitted in pools and natural reservoirs, radio broadcasts Sputnik.
“It is important not to swim where it is prohibited, because in the warm season, such an infection as cholera can also show itself in reservoirs,” the therapist added.
In addition, salmonellosis poses a particular danger in summer. They spread extremely quickly on already cooked foods, so it is important to follow the rules for storing food.
Earlier, Timur Asanov warned about the dangers of drinking coffee with sugar on an empty stomach. According to the doctor, it should be drunk only after breakfast, so as not to start the process of removing fluid from the body.