healthcare in Russia

Alcohol and tobacco consumption declines in Russia

Alcohol and tobacco consumption declines in Russia

Russia recorded a decline in alcohol and tobacco consumption in 2016, Russian newspaper Izvestiya reported. The number of patients diagnosed with alcoholism fell by 36% and the number of alcoholics registered in …

More than 50 injured in St. Petersburg metro blast remain hospitalized

More than 50 injured in St. Petersburg metro blast remain hospitalized

As many as 53 people injured in the April 3 terrorist attack on the St. Petersburg metro still remain hospitalized, the city’s Deputy Governor Anna Mityanina said. "As of 07:00 local time (04:00 GMT), four of …

Two people injured in St. Petersburg metro blast pass away

Two people injured in St. Petersburg metro blast pass away

Two victims of today's blast in St. Petersburg metro passed away in the Mariinsky Hospital, hospital's press service reported. It is noted that two more people are currently in a critical state. …

Influenza type B approaches Russia

Influenza type B approaches Russia

Chief Sanitary Doctor of Russia, Anna Popova, warned today that the epidemic of influenza type B is expected in the country soon. ”After the main seasonal virus, the influenza type B comes. It is much less contagious, affects …

Putin expects doctors#039 salaries to grow to 200% of current average

Putin expects doctors' salaries to grow to 200% of current average

Today, Russian President Vladimir Putin visited the perinatal center in Bryansk, where he met medical staff. During the conversation he stressed that by 2018, doctors' salaries will rise to 200% of current …

Government policy in social sphere have not changed in 2016

Government policy in social sphere have not changed in 2016

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All the obligations laid down in the budget will be carried out - Valery Ryazansky

Russia achieved Millennium Development Goals

Russia achieved Millennium Development Goals

Russia managed to achieve some of the Millennium Development Goals, set by the UN in 2000. According to Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, the country reduced child mortality and improved maternal health. …

Center for AIDS prevention announces HIV epidemic in Russia

Center for AIDS prevention announces HIV epidemic in Russia

Russia faced the HIV epidemic, the head of Russia's federal research center for the AIDS prevention, Vadim Pokrovsky, said. A human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) epidemic has been officially declared in …

Atambayev to continue treatment in Kremlin Hospital

Atambayev to continue treatment in Kremlin Hospital

Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev has arrived at the Central Clinical Hospital of the Russian Presidential Administration in Moscow to continue medical treatment for suspected heart problems, the president's press …

Putin: Abolishment of free education and health care is impossible

Putin: Abolishment of free education and health care is impossible

Abolishment of free education and health care is impossible, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday at a meeting with leaders of parliamentary factions. "We cannot abolish free education, free health …

Russia to produce medicine with Iranian formula

Russia to produce medicine with Iranian formula

The head of the Syndicate of Iranian Holders of Human Pharmaceutical Industries, Abbas Kebriyayizade, said that three medicines with Iranian formulas will be jointly produced in Russia. His comments came after major …

Vladimir Krugly: “The idea of charity is discredited by fund-raising for recovery”

Vladimir Krugly: “The idea of charity is discredited by fund-raising for recovery”

Tribune’s guest a member of the Federation Council Committee for Social Policy

State Duma approves agreement with Abkhazia and South Ossetia on joint treatment of soldiers

State Duma approves agreement with Abkhazia and South Ossetia on joint treatment of soldiers

Today, Russian State Duma approved two intergovernmental agreements on the provision of medical assistance to soldiers of the armed forces, previously signed between Russia, Abkhazia and South Ossetia, TASS reports. These documents are …

Sochi holds VII International Exhibiton on Industrial Health and Safety

Sochi holds VII International Exhibiton on Industrial Health and Safety

In Sochi, during the Second all-Russian week of labor protection, which will be held from April 18th to 22nd, an opening of the VII International Exhibiton on Industrial Health and Safety was held. …

The economic crisis may develop into social one

The economic crisis may develop into social one

Social problems were no hushed up during President’s live Q&A session

Vladimir Krugly: “The quality of Russian pharmaceuticals is improving and both citizens and doctors are changing their opinion about them”

Vladimir Krugly: “The quality of Russian pharmaceuticals is improving; and both citizens and doctors are changing their opinion about them”

‘Tribune’s’ guest is a member of the Social Policy Committee of the Federation Council

Doctor Kozlova to visit studio of Vestnik Kavkaza

Doctor Kozlova to visit studio of Vestnik Kavkaza

Honoured Doctor of the Russian Federation, Honored Worker of Science, Professor, MD, deputy chair of the Federation Council on Social Policy, the senator from the Smolensk Region, Lyudmila Kozlova, will become the guest …

Vladimir Krugly: People should seek treatment in Russia

Vladimir Krugly: "People should seek treatment in Russia

Today the studio of Vestnik Kavkaza was visited by a member of the Federation Council Committee on Social Policy, the representative of the executive body of the Orel region, Vladimir Krugly. During a live transmission of the …

‘Angels of Nature’ in Sochi

‘Angels of Nature’ in Sochi

The international charity festival with participation of stars and children with disabilities

Ludmila Kozlova: How to treat a child with chicken pox

Ludmila Kozlova: How to treat a child with chicken pox

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Honored Scientist of Russia, a pediatrician, the senator of the Smolensk Region, Lyudmila Kozlova, as part of the special project ‘Ask the Doctor’, spoke about what should be done if your child is ill with chicken pox. …

Lyudmila Kozlova: ‘’A child needs development games and communication with parents

Lyudmila Kozlova: ‘’A child needs development games and communication with parents"

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Honored Scientist of Russia, a pediatrician, the senator of the Smolensk Region Lyudmila Kozlova, as part of the special project ‘Ask the Doctor’, answered the questions of readers. As part of the program, the doctor talked about how …

Armen Dzhigarkhanyan almost ready to be discharged

Armen Dzhigarkhanyan almost ready to be discharged

Doctors are assessing People's Artist of the USSR Armen Dzhigarkhanyan's condition as moderately severe. Armen Dzhigarkhanyan may be discharged from the hospital on Thursday, March 10, the …

Dzhigarkhanyan is still in critical condition

Dzhigarkhanyan is still in critical condition

The Sklifosovsky Institute, to which the famous actor Armen Dzhigarkhanyan was hospitalized yesterday, has announced that he is still in a critical condition today. "... His condition is critical, he is in …

Ludmila Kozlova: You should not do self-treatment of flu

Ludmila Kozlova: "You should not do self-treatment of flu"

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As part of the regular program 'Ask Doctor Kozlova', Professor, Honored Doctor of Russia and senator from the Smolensk region, Lyudmila Kozlova, spoke about how to protect child from complications of flu and URTI. …

FAS insists on raising medicines prices

FAS insists on raising medicines prices

Russia's Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) has asked the Russian government to index regulated prices of medicines from the list of 'Vital Essential and Necessary Drugs'. The ministry attributed the need for price increases …

 Zika virus registered in Russia

Zika virus registered in Russia

The first case of Zika virus was registered in Russia, the press service of Rospotrebnadzor said. "The woman infected with the virus is currently at an infectious diseases hospital, her condition is satisfactory. Medical …

Ludmila Kozlova: ‘Vaccination is the most effective measure against influenza’

Ludmila Kozlova: ‘Vaccination is the most effective measure against influenza’

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Honoured Doctor of the Russian Federation, Honored Scientist, Professor and Doctor of Medical Sciences, deputy chairwoman of the Federation Council Committee on Social Policy, the senator from the Smolensk Region, pediatrician, Ludmila Kozlova, …

Ludmila Kozlova: “Influenza vaccine halves the number of cases”

Ludmila Kozlova: “Influenza vaccine halves the number of cases”

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Dr. Kozlova speaks about ways to be safe from influenza

Irina Hecht: “Chelyabinsk to be the center of nuclear medicine”

Irina Hecht: “Chelyabinsk to be the center of nuclear medicine”

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Tribune’s guest is the Deputy Chairwoman of the Federation Council Committee on Agrifood Policy and Environmental Management, the senator from the Chelyabinsk region, Irina Hecht. She told Vestnik Kavkaza about development of nuclear …

Tamerlan Aguzarov treated for pneumonia

Tamerlan Aguzarov treated for pneumonia

The head of North Ossetia Tamerlan Aguzarov is being treated for pneumonia at a Moscow hospital. "I caught flu and then developed complications. Now I am being treated for pneumonia. Rumors about my condition are …