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Almost 30 Russian Companies Presented at Arab Health 2022 Exhibition


The Russian Export Centre presented 29 exhibitors at the leading international medical and healthcare exhibition, Arab Health 2022, which has yesterday started in Dubai, UAE, and occupies an area of more than 500 square metres.  The exhibitors include leading companies involved in developing and producing state-of-the-art medical products. They showcased the latest developments in nuclear

Insight | Around Russia  | 20.01.22

LDPR Prepared Bill on Complete Ban on Vapes Sales


Russian State Duma deputies from the Liberal Democratic Party have prepared a bill proposing a complete ban on the sale of vaping devices and liquid nicotine in Russia. The text of the draft is available in the Telegram channel of one of the authors of the initiative Yaroslav Nilov.  “The bill, in order to preserve

Insight | Around Russia  | 17.11.21

Russian Newborns to Be Examined for Over 30 Diseases


Starting from 2023, all newborns in Russia will be tested for 36 diseases, as stated by the Director of the N. P. Bochkov Medical and Genetic Research Centre, a chief freelance specialist in medical genetics of the Ministry of Health Sergey Kutsev. It is expected that this will allow detecting pathologies before the first clinical

Business | Technology  | 07.10.21

Russia Plans to Start Flu+Coronavirus Vaccine Trials in 2022


Clinical trials of the flu and coronavirus vaccine will start at the end of 2022, according to the Director of the Gamaleya Scientific Centre Alexander Gintsburg. Also, a vaccine against different variants of the coronavirus is being developed.  As specified by the specialist, the new vaccine is based on a hybrid vaccine against rotaviruses. He

Business | Technology  | 17.09.21

Russia Created Test Capable of Determining Coronavirus in Any Biomaterial


Specialists of the Central Research Institute of Epidemiology of Rospotrebnadzor (Federal Service for Supervision of Consumer Rights Protection) have developed a test system for detecting the RNA of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus in any human biomaterials, TASS reports.   It is noted that the instructions for the reagent kit indicate that it is designed to determine the

Economics | Insight | Around Russia  | 06.07.21

Most Russians Visit Doctor After Hours


Specialists of the Rabota.ru and SberZdorovye services conducted a joint study and found out whether the residents of Russia are satisfied with their state of health and how much money they spend per month on taking care of it. The study showed that more than half of the surveyed residents of Russia (56 per cent)

Insight | Around Russia  | 10.04.21

Medical Road Train for Examining Children Resumed Work in Primorye


For the first time since the beginning of the pandemic, a medical road train for preventive examination of children resumed its work in Primorye, TASS reports with reference to the press service of the regional government.   It is specified that the field service will work from April 9 to June 6, 2021. The mobile medical

Insight | Around Russia  | 07.04.21

Most Russians Feel Well and Have No Health Complaints


The All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM) presents the data of a survey timed to coincide with World Health Day, which is celebrated today, on April 7. According to the survey results, Russians rate their health as “good” (35 per cent) or “satisfactory” (52 per cent).  It is noted that positive assessments prevail among young

Insight | Around Russia  | 07.04.21

Russians Not Ready to Trust Telemedicine


Specialists of the Romir research holding conducted a study dedicated to World Health Day, which is traditionally celebrated on April 7. The experts decided to find out the opinion of Russians about telemedicine.  According to the survey results, only a quarter of Russians (26 per cent) are familiar with such an online consultation system, 42