Breathing afflictions in cold weather

The Public Health Ministry Zonal Coordinator reported that Pharyngitis, common colds, and allergy cases have increased in the last few weeks. Health authorities attribute it to the cold weather. “To avoid problems, we ask everyone not to self-medicate and avoid direct physical contact whenever possible to prevent contagion,” said Doctor Luis Enríquez, Ministry of Public Health professional in charge of epidemics control for the Northern District. “The badly cured flu, as we commonly call the interruption of the viral process, can end in bronchitis or pneumonia,” the doctor said. He asked Cuencanos to protect themselves from the cold. In July,…

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