Which winter sport is safe to play during epidemics?
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the best physical activities to control corona virus infection are when you do it alone or with your family members.
Dr. Michael Terry, who specializes in sports medicine at Northwest Memorial Hospital, says being active during infections is important for mental and physical health. Winter activities that control the risk of infection also include individual sports such as skiing, skiing and figure skating, he says.
Terry says to be “respectful” by wearing masks and distancing yourself from others when passing by, such as running or skiing.
There are also ways to mitigate the risks if you choose an action that involves others, he says. Wear a mask and try to wash your hands away from socializing. Also, avoid sharing equipment.
For each other’s games like squash or basketball, control who you play with, preferably with someone in your home.
Communicate with people living outside your home, such as hockey or wrestling, to increase the chances of the virus spreading.
Germany enters recent lockout as virus mortality increases
As it entered its latest lockout on Wednesday, Germany was hit by a new record number of corona virus deaths, closing all essential shops and sending most children home from school.
There have been more than 27,700 reports in the country in the last 24 hours, as well as 952 deaths Robert Koch Institute, A public health organization in Germany. This is a death toll.
Meanwhile, Health Minister Jens Spaun said the country was ready to release the vaccine and could launch it within a few days of European approval, which is currently scheduled for December 21.
“Even with vaccination, we need to take care of each other regularly in the coming weeks and months,” he told ARD TV in Germany.
“Just because we start vaccinating doesn’t mean diseases and infections are over.”
The Associated Press contributed to this report.
The UK is set to allow easing of restrictions on Christmas
Despite growing concern from experts and some politicians, the UK set out on Wednesday to allow the easing of corona virus restrictions for five days during the Christmas period.
This relaxation will allow up to three houses to mix from December 23rd to 27th.
Conservative legislator Steve Barclay said his party was in power British Broadcasting ITV News On Tuesday the government was sticking with the relaxation because it recognized that it is important for families to get together for Christmas for the well-being and mental health of the people.
However, London Mayor Sadiq Khan is one of them Call The government will avoid a national lockout to reconsider its approach to Christmas.
“If we are not careful, we will fall asleep under a national lockdown in January,” he said in a television interview.
South Korea records daily the number of new corona virus cases
South Korea registered more than 1,070 new cases on Wednesday.
This is the second time more than 1,000 new daily cases have been reported, the first being on December 13th.
As the number of new cases in South Korea increases, so does concern about the number of hospital beds for the seriously ill.
The Korea Institute for Disease Control and Prevention recorded 12 more deaths on Wednesday, the second day of double-digit deaths.