DAILY LIFESTYLE AND COMPLIANCE WITH ANTI-EPIDEMIC MEASURES IN THE CONTEXT OF THE COVID PANDEMIC – 19
Pepa Bikova-Ivanova, Galina Tchaneva, Maria Dimitrova, Stefka Georgieva-Garbeva
ABSTRACT: The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly affected the daily lives of all people around the world. The aim of the study is to study the living conditions and lifestyle of the active population to comply with anti-epidemic measures in a pandemic and in particular compliance with WHO recommendations on hand hygiene in order to prevent transmission of the virus COVID - 19. In the study included people from different professions and areas of public life - services, education, health, administration, trade, retirees and even the unemployed, in the age range of 20 to 70 years. Regardless of the anti-epidemic measures imposed in the country by the responsible institutions, it is necessary to ensure conditions for hand hygiene at the workplace and to continue informing the population to reduce the spread of infectious diseases.
Keywords: pandemic, lifestyle, hand hygiene