Scary facts about swimming pools
In the summer people will still draws closer to the water, and for the townspeople nearest body of water - a swimming pool. Do you want to spank along the tracks - it's your business, but still think twice.
Each divine summer 89 million people swimming in public pools
A lot of people in a very limited amount of water. And so all summer, because the pool - this is not the bath, the water there is not changed daily. A good start for the bacteria, even if for the pool looked after as they should.
One in five urinates in a pool
At least, at various polls about 20% of people are honest to admit it. It is clear that children who do bespredelschik, did not participate in these studies.
Sweat, oil, dirt, sebum, various physical separation - all in the pool has
Even if everyone takes a shower before swimming. First, not the fact that each wash thoroughly. Secondly, there is no guarantee that someone will not celebrate small need in the water. Third, neither wash up, but still not all wash off. You would not drink water from someone else's bath - and so think three times before you open your mouth in the pool.
The chlorine does not kill all life
To be sure sure that the chlorine in the pool will be enough to kill all the germs, its content should be checked every few hours. And adjust. What, of course, it is not engaged in all basins. Some substances that are contained in the sunscreen and hair products can neutralize chlorine. Urine, by the way, too.
In addition, some people feel in chlorinated water at all bad. For example, Cryptosporidium, the microscopic parasites that cause intestinal disorders, fever and stomach pain. And the worms, pinworms - or rather, their eggs.
In the pool
Even if you can not see them. In the water, lively public pool medium sized dissolved more than a kilogram of feces. Because the human body lacks them - if he, a man who is not accustomed to use the bidet several times a day. This is a negligible amount, of course, but due to the fact that many people in the pool, there is a lot of this stuff is dialed. Sometimes the trouble happens with kids - if workers are caught with a net result. If you have time.
Human feces, invisibly floating in the water can be a source of a wide variety of infections, hepatitis A to E. coli. Traces of Escherichia coli, which is usually transmitted through faeces and were detected in 58% of pools.
The majority does not take a shower before pool
Yes, it would be necessary. Still, many believe that and so clean - washed well, as recently as last night. Approximately 70% of people get into the water as they were.
Diapers for swimming not work
Some parents of young children to trick out special swimming diapers. Good idea, but they do not work very well. Poor, quite frankly, are working. Still a significant part of the contents flow out.
Someone who suffered from diarrhea 2 weeks ago, can still spread the bacteria
And if bleach is not enough, these bacteria survive. And move on you.
to run into trouble, one sip is enough
Why are there - a mouthwash. Treat the water in the pool as the water from the tap somewhere in the wilds of the Third World.