In the middle of August, the Earth will be covered by a weak but long-lasting magnetic storm. Specialists of solar laboratories conduct round-the-clock monitoring of the situation on the sun. If there is increased activity on our star, geomagnetic storms may occur on Earth. Magnetic storms in August will not be very strong, but frequent. The longest of them is expected in the middle of the month.
What is a magnetic storm?
Magnetic storms are disturbances in Earth’s magnetic field caused by solar flares. Such fluctuations can negatively affect the operation of communication systems, as well as human health. Even a small increase in activity can affect health.
When the nearest magnetic storm
The geomagnetic storm will last from August 17 to 20. On August 17 and 18, there will be a weak magnetic storm, and in the next two days, the activity of the Sun will be above average. The next increased solar activity is predicted for August 27.
The geomagnetic storm will last from August 17 to 20. On August 17 and 18, there will be a weak magnetic storm, and in the next two days, the activity of the Sun will be above average. The next increased solar activity is predicted for August 27. How to protect yourself from a magnetic storm
A magnetic storm is most dangerous for elderly and weather-dependent people, owners of chronic diseases and pregnant women.
On days of high solar activity, the following symptoms may be observed: headache, dizziness, nausea and vomiting, back and lower back pain, increased pressure, insomnia, weakness, exacerbation of chronic diseases.
To make it easier to survive a dangerous period, follow the rules of a healthy lifestyle on dangerous dates.
Limit the use of fatty, fried, spicy, sour and floury food. Eat more greens, vegetables and fruits.
Be outdoors more often and ventilate the apartment.
Walk more instead of using public transport.
Replace coffee, alcohol and cigarettes with green and herbal tea.
Take a contrast shower before going to bed.
Go to bed at the same time.