Health Minister optimistic about decrease in hospitalizations

24-09-2012

Health Minister Leoš Heger said on Monday that the number of cases of methanol poisonings is beginning to dwindle. Minister Heger announced that as of today, 18 people were in hospitals being treated for methanol poisoning and that only two people were hospitalized over the weekend. Since the beginning of the outbreak, 67 people were confirmed to have been intoxicated with methyl alcohol.