61 years, more than 4,000 patients die.2 Warning PM2.5 increases the risk.
On January 25, Mr. Taweesak Lertprapan, Deputy Governor of Bangkok Revealed that there is a cool time in the Bangkok area A small amount of PM 2.5 dust is at the level to be observed Can increase the risk of illness with Influenza From Influenza Situation in Bangkok From January 1 to December 31, 61, there were 43,677 cumulative patients and 2 deaths while there were 181,413 patients across the country, 31 died. Thailand's flu has found that Bangkok has the highest rate of flu, followed by Chiang Mai. And Rayong Province
Mr. Taweesak said that the flu in this period is kind A H1N1 2009 and B Victoria, which can happen to all ages. Which is caused by the virus in the mucus of the patient's phlegm And spreads to other people due to coughing, sneezing, saliva breathing of saliva or saliva of people with flu diseases Especially if there is a small amount of dust Can promote the symptoms of patients with influenza become even more For preventive measures against influenza, including mouth, nose, coughing or sneezing, often wash your hands, put a mask when you get sick or leave open. Avoid getting close to the patient. Especially those with cough, sneezing or fever Avoid places where there are many people. Especially during the outbreak When you are ill, stop working, stop learning, stop activities with others To heal more quickly And do not spread to others Risk groups must be vaccinated against flu every year before the outbreak. Clean items that are shared with antiseptic or wash water. If in doubt, you can request more information from the General Infectious Diseases Group. Department for Control of Contagious Diseases, Health Department, Bangkok Tel. 0-2203-2889 Government Day and Time