Hygiene rules in hot weather

12 August 2022
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Clothing Requirements

Hygienic requirements for clothing to ensure freedom of breathing and blood circulation are especially important in hot weather. According to the main hygienic requirements, clothing in the summer should be breathable, hygroscopic (easily absorbing sweat) and light and should reflect the sunlight. An artificial microclimate is created between clothing and the human body due to the air gap.

Olga BORODINA,
a leading research worker of the Centre for Public Health and Nutrition, State Sanitary and Epidemiological Service, Ministry of Health and the Medical Industry of Turkmenistan, Candidate of Medicine
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