Friday, June 30, in the hospital Ziv in Safed were taken 64-year-old woman was bitten by a poisonous snake.
The press office of the ambulance service «Magen David Adom» reports that the woman was bitten by a Viper while collecting cherries.
According to doctors ‘ estimates, the state suffered from moderate to severe.
Serpentary note that the snake in the Golan heights and in other parts of the country intensified and become more aggressive amid the hot weather.
It is recommended to be careful when Hiking, especially when around tall grass and not see what is under your feet. We must remember that snakes can hide in the rocks and in the trees. When meeting with a snake is better to retreat, not try to chase and not to provoke the attack. If bitten you should immediately call the ambulance. Experts also advise when possible, photograph the snake that bit the person, then the doctors could more precisely select the optimal method of treatment.