Although it was thought that the Covid-19 problem was in the past, on Monday, July 31, the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) alerted all Mexicans about using face masks again given the recent changes in the behavior of the virus.
Through a statement published on its social networks, the Maximum House of Studies assured that the situation with Covid-19 in our country “is relatively calm and with favorable general conditions”, however, it issued a series of recommendations for the prevention of infections and complications derived from the virus.
Among the recommendations to people who have breathing problems and are related to diseases such as flu, cough, sore throat, and fever, the UNAM asked that they should isolate themselves and rest to recover in a period of between three and five days.
UNAM statement on Covid-19 in Mexico
The face mask returns
Likewise, he asked those people who present symptoms of respiratory disease to use the face mask again, due to the strong changes that have resulted from the Sars-CoV-2 virus.
- – Use face masks when staying with several people for more than 30 minutes in closed places with little or no ventilation.
- – Encourage the use of face masks by people who work in closed places, and in the presence of symptoms or positive tests for COVID-19, notify the health officer of the entity or agency
- – In the presence of symptoms or positive tests for COVID-19, notify the health officer of the entity or agency.
- – Ensure at all times adequate hygiene, both individual and furniture, and facilities
Finally, UNAM made an email available to those who need advisory information or additional information: [email protected]