Chief physician of Minsk hospital No. 71 Alexander Myasnikov, known to television viewers as Dr. butcher, called unexpected possible cause of infection of the coronavirus that causes stress. He reported about it on air of TV channel “Russia 1”.

“I as a medic will tell you when man is afraid, he becomes infected and is heavier than sick,” — said the expert, noting that fear promotes reduced immunity.

Earlier in June, the butchers were warned about the new “surprises” of coronavirus that may arise due that the virus is unpredictable and capricious. According to him, COVID-19 applies to almost healthy people, therefore highly contagious. In this case, while the transmission is airborne by (coughing, sneezing, breathing), and the cycle of spread of the virus lasts about three months.