One of the dangerous conditions of the flu is shortness of breath – especially for children. A hospital should then be sought, and the patient should be given oxygen. This was reported by Nova TV director of the National Center for Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, Professor Kantardzhiev. He stressed that studies have shown that a complication of influenza affects the lungs.
“Cough for 2, 3 weeks to a month is typical for autumn viruses, and it hurts in the throat, which develops slowly, with the flu, raising the temperature, injuring the muscles, irritating the light,” he said. According to him, if an immune stimulant is taken, it works until the third day, and for this it is important to sit in the fresh air.
“The incubation period is from 5 to 7 days,” Professor Kantardzhiev recommended to consume vitamin products – pickles, sauerkraut, etc. Studies show that the complication of influenza affects the lungs. Two days ago, the National Referral Laboratory proved the first cases of influenza. Last week in the EU it was proved that 4 times more of the flu of this strain.