The Ministry of health is not found in Russia healthy seniors

Among Russian high school students are no completely healthy people. To such conclusion experts of the Institute of hygiene and health of children and adolescents FGAU “national scientific and practical center of children’s health” of Ministry of health. On Tuesday, June 20, according to “Izvestia”.

If in the first grade, 4.3 percent of pupils absolutely healthy and belong to group I of health, to the graduating class of these students remains. Also during training reduces the number assigned to the II group of health (practically healthy) from 44.4 to 34 percent. At the same time increased the number of children suffering from chronic diseases (III and IV) from 0 to 4.6 percent.

The most prevalent abnormalities: disorders of the cardiovascular and musculoskeletal systems, respiratory system, nervous system and mental spheres, as well as the disorders. The most common chronic diseases: peptic ulcer, gastroduodenitis, scoliosis, myopia of high to medium.

It is noted that compared to the early 1990-ies the state of health of students has deteriorated in the 2.4-2.7 times, and of chronic disease began to meet with them more often by 40 to 70 percent.

Clinical observations were conducted for 426 children from four schools located in different districts of Moscow. Doctors examined the children for 11 years, from 2005 to 2015.

According to a survey the Russian center for public opinion research, conducted in April, almost half of Russians (49 percent) consider their health to be good, 35% rated it as good. The negative assessments of his health have given 15 percent of respondents. The major causes of poor health, the Russians called the work and stress, as well as the lack of money for medicines and prevention of diseases.