Winter promises to be harsh in France and Lorraine does not escape seasonal diseases. According to the latest weekly bulletin from the French public health agency, gastroenteritis and now the flu are progressing.
According to data from the Sentinelles network, just after New Aquitaine, it is in the Grand Est that activity is strongest with 426 gastrointestinal cases per 100,000 inhabitants for a national average of 326 cases / 100. 000 inhabitants.
To make matters worse, Lorraine has entered the beginning of the year in phase pre-epidemic flu, as are all regions of France today except Hauts-de-France and Normandy.
To escape the epidemic
There are no secrets, you have to wash your hand regularly. Then pay attention to our diet. For example, avoid foods that require more effort from the intestines. Prefer rice, bananas.
Germs are everywhere, be careful when you sneeze. And in public transport, try to touch the ramps as little as possible that keep you going. A real nest for infections.