Monday , March 8 2021

Doukkali reassures about seasonal flu



The epidemiological situation of seasonal flu is normal this year, as in previous years, and does not cause any concern, said Health Minister Anas Doukkali on Tuesday in Rabat.

During a press conference, Mr. Doukkali emphasized that the emergence of seasonal influenza A (H1N1) in Morocco is still a normal occurrence, especially as the national surveillance and epidemiological surveillance system records annually, as in other countries, pollution cases for this Viruses during the winter season.

The analysis of clinical and virological data on serious acute respiratory infections and infections in Morocco shows a similar situation to that observed in the world.

In this regard, the minister recommends that citizens be vaccinated against the virus, especially those with chronic diseases, pregnant women and children between 6 months and 5 years, and people over 65 years of age. those with specific chronic diseases.


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