Ancha Baranova, Doctor of Biological Sciences, professor at the School of Systems Biology at George Mason University (USA), named simple and effective ways to protect against the new Omicron strain.
In an interview with Lente.ru on December 18, the professor urged to wear masks correctly, covering the nose, and avoid visiting pharmacies:
“I have no doubt that in the initial stage of the disease people will go there for paracetamol, because they do not have it at home. They sneeze there, and behind them will come people wearing masks on their chins and catch an infection. “
She advised to buy in advance everything that might be needed in case of infection, since pharmacies, especially small ones, can turn into a “hotbed” of the virus, the newspaper says. News.
And a day earlier, nutritionist Elena Solomatina gave useful recommendations during a pandemic, telling about the benefits of persimmons in the fight against coronavirus. The expert explained that the antioxidants it contains have antiviral, antimicrobial and antifungal effects. They create uncomfortable conditions for the multiplication of viruses, preventing the development of the disease.