Coronavirus — Medical personnel give information to a person at the Eduardo Liceaga General Hospital, who receives daily cases of COVID-19. Notimex photo

This Friday there are 62 thousand 527 accumulated confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Mexico, while there are 6 thousand 989 deaths from the disease

The Health Secretary unveiled this Friday that add 62 thousand 527 confirmed cases accumulated from COVID-19 in Mexico, of which 13 thousand 347 are activewhile there is 6 thousand 989 dead by disease.

From Thursday to this day, 479 deaths from coronavirus were registered, which represents a new death toll for the disease caused by SARS-CoV-2.

José Luis Alomía, director of Epidemiology, explained that there are 33 thousand 801 suspected cases of coronavirus and 113 thousand 742 people have given negative for disease.

Compared to May 22, this day there was an increase of 5.3 percent (2,960) in the number of new confirmed cases.

At the national level, the occupation of general hospitalization SARI (Severe Acute Respiratory Infection) is 39 percent, while that of ventilated beds is 35 percent.

recommendations

The Ministry of Health recommends adopt the following measures to avoid the spread of respiratory diseases:

Wash your hands frequently with soap and water or use 70 percent alcohol-based gel. When coughing or sneezing, use the sneeze on the label, which involves covering your nose and mouth with a disposable tissue or the inside corner of your arm Do not touch your face, nose, mouth and eyes with dirty hands Clean and disinfect surfaces and objects commonly used in: houses, offices, closed places, transport, meeting places, etc. Stay at home when have respiratory ailments and go to the doctor if any of the symptoms appear (fever higher than 38 ° C, headache, sore throat, runny nose, etc.)

The Government of mexico recommends following the following measures Healthy Distance To prevent the spread of the coronavirus:

Protection and care through domiciliary protection of older adults and other higher risk groups.Suspension of classes throughout the national education system. events of more than 100 people Temporarily suspend work activities that involve the mobilization of people in all sectors of society. basic measurements of prevention.

It also issued the following recommendations for the coping with the Healthy Distance Day:

Remember that this is a temporary situation. Recognize that staying as long as possible at home is a good for others and for yourself. Design and maintain a routine that helps us have a certain sense of normality and control. Maintain meal schedules and regular sleep. not staying too long in front of the TV. keeping busy and looking for manual activities that distract you (homework, reading, puzzles, exercise, dancing, among others).

With information from López-Dóriga Digital