Before, scientists conducted a survey among 2600 fans hanging out at the seaside in Wales and England. As it turned out, 24% of people noted the presence of signs of eye diseases, respiratory infections, skin and ears. Among those who were wary of swimming in the sea, only 7% told about similar symptoms.
During the study, experts from the United Kingdom was able to reveal that the possibility of occurrence of skin and ear disease among bathers at two and three times higher compared to those who are not on holiday by the sea. At the same time, health staff failed to confirm an increased risk of gastrointestinal diseases and respiratory diseases in the prefer to dwell near the sea.
Scientists from the UK said in the pages of the scientific work that the water recreation can bring great benefits to psychological and physical health, but urged people to carefully choose the place where you may relax. Do not forget that in water there can be a large number of different harmful bacteria that can enter the body and bathing can cause diarrhea and abdominal pain.