With the cases of coronavirus in Greece increasing, measures to prevent the spread are considered the most important. In this context, Matina Pagoni, President of EINAP and Vice President of OENGE, gave instructions for the protection of citizens.
She herself stood by the fact that people and especially young people have started to worry about the four-digit case numbers. The average age of cases has dropped and younger people usually get sick with simpler symptoms but do not stop transmitting the disease to those around them., write down.
Especially for young people, said it is understandable that they can not be locked inside the house. "It simply came to our notice then, is that they must wear the mask, keep their distance and if possible be in small groups ". also, το πολύ σημαντικό σύμφωνα με την κ. Ice cream, "Is to wear the masks properly", covering the nose and mouth. "It makes no sense to wear the mask under the nose," he said.
And he continued: "Three parameters concern us: the increase in cases, the increase of hospitalized in simple beds Covid that is over 1.000 and some of them may relapse and become intubated, and finally the intubated ones ". And he continued: "We all have to adapt to these conditions, that the mask will help a lot, that saves human lives. We need to wear a mask everywhere, should not come out ".
"The mask saves lives and according to studies protects by 75-80%", he added. Και επισήμανε τη σημασία του σωστού αερισμού των κλειστών χώρων στα γραφεία αλλά και στο σπίτι. "We will get used to it even though we will soon have winter, the windows open and close in the house. It is very important that the air changes. It should become a habit ".
As for the deaths recorded recently, there were many, however the mean age was high and there were underlying diseases.
To the question of whether these people with the aggravated history could have succumbed even if they had contracted seasonal flu, did not rule it out, stressing that "no one knows this". And he added: "Of course people die from the flu", while he stressed that the difference is that Covid is an unknown virus, aggressive and infectious.