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Virologist gave advice on how to prepare for a second wave of coronavirus

To prepare for a second wave COVID-19, the Russians should conduct a healthy way of life, said Dr. medical Sciences, Professor-virologist nits of epidemiology and Microbiology named after N. F. Gamalei Anatoly Altstein in an interview with the channel "Star".

"The advice here is simple — it is a healthy way of life. Those people who are able to lead a healthy lifestyle, should lead, who are unable to — should learn that health has been strengthened," said Alstein.

The interlocutor of TV channel emphasized that healthy people tolerate better coronavirus infection and the disease takes place mainly in relatively mild or moderate forms.

He also suggested that the main load when the second wave of the epidemic will have on the medical sphere, the rest of the Russians the physician advised him "not to worry" because the second wave of the epidemic, but simply "to carry out their normal duties."

Earlier on air of radio station "Moscow speaking" of Altstein said that the first wave COVID-19 can be finished in late July — early August.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, there have been recorded more than 7.5 million cases of infection, over 423 thousand people died.

Relevant data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.