Irina ALEKSEEVA, “FACTS”
In Ukraine compared to may increased the rate of Contracting pneumonia, the majority of which were complications from the coronavirus. This was at the briefing on Monday, June 29, said the Minister of healthcare Maxim Stepanov.
“In mid-April, when we began testing, we recorded a week of about 5 thousand of pneumonia. Then the index began to fall, including as a result of quite strict quarantine restrictions. On may 11, we reached the figure 2143 pneumonia for a week. To date, we have registered more than 4 thousand of pneumonia in a week. The bulk of complications from COVID-19”, — said the Minister.
Stepanov once again reminded that COVID-19 dangerous virus and urged to protect their health is to use a mask in crowded places, keep your distance, more frequent use of antiseptic.
Recall, on the morning of June 29, in Ukraine 43 628 confirmed cases COVID-19. Recorded 1147 deaths and 19 027 cases of recovery of patients. In the world of coronavirus has died more than 500 thousand people.
Meanwhile, despite these terrible figures and appeals to protect their health, a third of Ukrainians still believe that the coronavirus was created to reduce the population.