Deterioration in the Health of Russian Citizens
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The article analyzes the public health situation in modern Russia, the dynamics of demographic indicators, healthy life expectancy, primary and overall morbidity, disability, infant and working age population mortality. International comparisons of the World Bank, the World Health Organization and the OECD statistics is presented. The article provides insight into the factors influencing public health in Russia. It presents the results obtained by Russian researchers and their foreign colleagues, showing that most of the deaths and diseases of Russians are the result of an unhealthy lifestyle. High blood pressure (which itself is caused by an unhealthy lifestyle), alcohol abuse, smoking and overweight account for a high rate of mortality and health deterioration. The most thorough attention is given to the problem of underfunding of the health care industry and the negative impacts of the reforms in health sector.
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TY - CONF AU - T Tagaeva AU - L Kazantseva PY - 2020 DA - 2020/03/17 TI - Deterioration in the Health of Russian Citizens BT - Proceedings of the International Scientific Conference "Far East Con" (ISCFEC 2020) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 2068 EP - 2075 SN - 2352-5428 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/aebmr.k.200312.289 DO - 10.2991/aebmr.k.200312.289 ID - Tagaeva2020 ER -