Experts strongly recommend citizens to swim in the fountains.
Specialists of Rospotrebnadzor urged Russians to refrain from swimming in fountains and similar water bodies. As reported on the Agency’s website, it can be dangerous to your health.
Experts advise not to risk your health for several reasons. For a start it is worth remembering that the water in the fountain is not subjected to disinfection and is not cleared, and therefore it can have a huge number of pathogenic microorganisms. Moreover, in hot weather, these microorganisms begin to proliferate.
It is also worth remembering that the fountains is a popular place for bathing stray dogs and birds. These animals are carriers of dangerous infections, so the risk of catching any infection while bathing in the fountain increases significantly. As the chance of catching a cold due to the fact that during bath time you blot. In addition, the fountains are unsafe and objects from the point of view of architecture – inside unable to meet the pipelines, pumps and fixtures that may cause injury.
Among the most common diseases that occur in capachica in the fountains, the experts called acute intestinal infection, respiratory infection, conjunctivitis and even hepatitis A.
Experts of Rospotrebnadzor recalled that the fountain is primarily a part of the development of the city, which is not designed in order to bathe.
Note that most often the cases of bathing in fountains in Russia recorded on the Day of the airborne troops, and on the Last call, and graduation days.
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