In the United States approved the first contact lenses that adapt to lighting conditions

The office for quality control of foodstuffs and medicines USA (FDA) approved the first contact lenses with the added feature of automatically darkening in bright light.

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The traffic police have corrected a serious error in medical issues for the examination on law

Traffic police have made major changes in examination fees for future drivers due to the fact that the experts of the Ministry of health was discovered in earlier the q & a on medical care to the victims a lot of mistakes and inaccuracies.

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“He’s awake!” A terminally ill child was disconnected from life support systems, and a miracle happened

On Good Friday the family decided to “let go” of her son, who, according to doctors, was not likely to survive. But suddenly something happened that can only be called a miracle.

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Newborns with heart defects from Kurgan, Irkutsk and Orenburg will operate in Chelyabinsk

Specialists of the Chelyabinsk Federal center of cardiovascular surgery (FCSH) Ministry of health of Russia is ready to save children from other regions. We are talking about patients with congenital heart defects.

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The focus on “Olddrive-2018” the national programme for the health care

The speakers of the VI international conference “Argstev-2018” will present for discussion the draft national programmes in connection with the Instruction in the Message of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Experts identify the following priorities: strategy of the healthy lifestyle, the fight against cancer, infection safety, reducing mortality in working age and health of children and adolescents.

Recall that in Behalf of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin set a national goal: to increase the life expectancy from today’s 73 to 78 years to 2024

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The summit of MIR-2018 – a record number of participants and the most intensive program

In Moscow on April 6-7 summit “Management in radiology” (MIR-2018) – the brightest educational event, which has become a permanent platform for cooperation of heads of medical organizations from 26 regions of Russia. Almost 400 participants, a full house of listeners, 7 co-organizers, media Continue reading “The summit of MIR-2018 – a record number of participants and the most intensive program”

Announcement: the V all-Russian Congress of gerontology and geriatrics with international participation

In Moscow on 19 and 20 April will be held the V all-Russian Congress of gerontologists and geriatric. It will bring together leading international and Russian experts in the field of gerontology and geriatrics, chief specialists-geriatric regions of Russia, representatives of social protection of Continue reading “Announcement: the V all-Russian Congress of gerontology and geriatrics with international participation”

The use of antidepressants during pregnancy is associated with changes in brain development of the fetus

Antidepressant group of selective inhibitors of serotonin reuptake (SSRIs) during pregnancy affects the brain development of the fetus. These are the results of a study published in the journal JAMA Pediatrics.

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