What diseases you can catch in the pool – 24 Channel

Які хвороби можна підчепити у басейні - 24 Канал

Swimming in the pool – a very useful exercise for health. But due to the fact that the pools are visited by a large number of people there you can pick up a number of dangerous diseases.

With SDL teacher Medical school at new York University Ron Rajapaksa, chlorinated water will not protect against infections that await you in the water of a public pool, writes 24apteka.

And you will not be protected from disease help on health, because a lot of people in Ukraine, unfortunately, buying these papers.


So, after visiting the pool you can get diarrhea. After all, one of the main reasons for its occurrence is the parasite Cryptosporidium which causes stomach upset, abdominal pain and nausea. This parasite is resistant to chlorine and the pool gets from excrementum infected person, if not followed good hygiene after visiting the toilet.

One more unpleasant phenomenon – conjunctivitis (inflammation of the eye). It may be an allergic reaction to the chlorine or the result of an infection. It can get into the pool because of the visitors, who before didn’t shower or pee in the pool.

Also irritate the eyes may chemical substances, in particular cosmetics.


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