11 January 2013, Friday, 17:39

10 thousand people fell ill with acute respiratory diseases in Bashkiria during the first week of 2013

author: Rozalia Valeeva

For the first week of 2013 ten thousand people in Bashkiria fell ill with acute respiratory diseases. More than a half of them are children at the age under 15, the official site of Republican Ministry for health protection reports.

Specialists say at present time the level of sickness rate dropped by 46%, as compared with the previous week. No cases of flu are registered. According to official information more than 900 thousand people are inoculated against flu in the region for today.