30 students quarantined by health officials at PRESEC Legon


About 30 students of the Presbyterian Boy’s Secondary School (PRESEC) at Legon in Accra have been quarantined by medical officers.This is after certain students complained to the school’s authorities griping of cerebral pains and general shortcoming.

There are claims that the improvement is another instance of a Flu flare-up yet the Senior Housemaster Kofi Yesu prevented gossipy tidbits from securing a flare-up. He disclosed to Joy FM that blood tests have been taken from there and have been sent to Noguchi Medical Research Institute to figure out what is the issue could be. Episode of H3N2 Flu leveled out.

The Ghana Health Service(GHS) on Monday guaranteed the overall population that the episode of the H3N2 influenza otherwise called occasional influenza or the Varian Virus sickness in the Eastern Region is leveled out. As indicated by the GHS, there is no requirement for the Ghana Education Service to change the scholarly schedule since the circumstance is contained. More than 400 understudies were isolated throughout the end of the week in three optional schools in the Eastern region over the flare-up of the H3N2 Flu in the Lower Manya Krobo Municipality.

The schools affected included Krobo Girls Senior High School, Akuse Methodist Senior High Technical School (AMEST) and Legacy College a tuition based school were altogether quarantined for treatment. Executive General of the Ghana Health Service, Dr. Badu Sarkodie guaranteed students on the gold track who are normal in school this week to relieve fears since the H3N2 influenza has been contained.

“The circumstance has come to commonality, everything has been done to ensure this circumstance is contained… so this isn’t the motivation to change the scholarly schedule,” Dr Badu Sarkodie said. The Director-General of the Ghana Health Service, Dr. Badu Sarkodie likewise said a group of therapeutic specialists were sent to the locale to deal with the circumstance including that estimates set up has indicated monstrous enhancements.

He further exhorted students and the public to guarantee great individual cleanliness and consistently wash their hands whenever they utilize the washroom and spread their mouths when they mean to hack out in the open.

H3N2 is a flu infection that regularly circles in pigs. It is designated “variation” infections when they are found in people. Manifestations of the ailment incorporate runny nose, sore throat, migraine, body a throbbing painfulness, fever, chills, weakness, the runs, and retching.

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