World health organization urges fans who came to the Olympics in Pyeongchang, don’t forget about health in order to protect yourself from hypothermia and infectious diseases. It is reported by the UN news Center.
Fans are advised to get vaccinated against the flu, as well as diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus, poliomyelitis, measles and hepatitis B.
The who notes that fans who are prone to risky sexual behaviour can be infected with HIV, syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia, herpes, hepatitis B and other sexually transmitted infections.
“This is especially true of those who are not using protection, enters into sexual contact with drug users, sex workers and men who have sex with men. Who remind you that one of the most effective means of protection against these diseases, correct condom use,” – say in the organization.
Doctors warn of hypothermia and frostbite, and advise you to consult a doctor, if a person detects such symptoms as shivering, confusion, memory loss, slurred speech, apathy and exhaustion.
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