04 January 2012

[Ex-player] Ronaldo Nazario has been hospitalized for treatment of dengue virus

The Brazilian exfutbolista Ronaldo Nazario da Lima fue ayer hospitalized to be treated for dengue, according to Hoy discloses itself Account su mayor in twitter.el scorer in the history of them worldwide.

The former player of clubs like Barcelona, ​​Real Madrid, Inter Milan and even published a photograph that sits on a hospital gurney while being hydrated with serum. " Good morning for those who started the year with dengue , "said two-time world champion in explaining the content of the photograph." Thanks for caring. I'm in recovery. Now I have to try to stand to be well quickly, "said in another comment shortly after and receiving multiple messages from fans who wanted improvements.

The exfutbolista, in a message posted on Tuesday, branded as " damned mosquito "Aedes aegypti, whose sting is responsible for the transmission of dengue virus.

Ronaldo retired from tennis in February last year to 34 years as a player of Corinthians, the second most popular club in Brazil after Flamengo. Soon after his retirement, exgoleador opened a consulting firm for athletes and last December took up a post as a member of the World Cup Local Organising Committee of which Brazil will host in 2014.

According to forecasts by the Ministry of Health, about fifty cities in Brazil may suffer epidemics of dengue during the current austral summer and 236 others are on "alert." According to the Ministry, the high temperatures and rains that characterize the summer season, which began on December 21, create a favorable environment for the proliferation of mosquito transmits the disease.

The latest official figures on the situation of dengue in the country revealed that 310 people died in Brazil because of dengue during the first half of 2011, which represented a reduction of 44 percent over the same period in 2010. (via MD)