The Ministry of health informs that in the period from 29 October to 5 November, more than 147 407 Ukrainians got sick with influenza and acute respiratory viral infection.
This is stated on the Agency’s website.
147 of 407 people, 67.7% of children under the age of 17. During this period, registered 38 cases of influenza-like illness and 14 cases of severe acute respiratory infections. While there is no laboratory confirmation of the presence of influenza viruses.
• high fever that lasts at least five days;
• aching muscles and joints;
• General weakness;
• loss of appetite;
• may have nausea;
• cough, which can last more than two weeks.
The MINISTRY of health reports that no deaths have been registered.
The flu in Ukraine
Compared to last week (22-29 October) the incidence of influenza among adults and children declined by 5.2% and 10.3%, respectively.
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