Johns Hopkins University Researchers: Vitamin D Deficiency Increases Stroke Risk and the risk of developing a stroke, reports the Express edition. According to the researchers, vitamin D affects the health of the heart and blood vessels: its lack increases the risk of acute disturbance of the blood supply to the brain twice. Vitamin D is also associated with immunity, metabolism and the functioning of other key systems in the human body. This component appears in the epidermis of the skin due to exposure to ultraviolet rays, therefore its deficiency is often found in those countries where there is little sun Sveta. Doctors said that during the winter months, vitamin D can also be obtained from food: oily fish, beef liver, eggs and yogurt. Previously, scientists said that the introduction of vitamin C intravenously has a positive effect on the body's fight against coronavirus. Experts concluded that vitamin C increases the
The EU asked the WTO to consider in an arbitration group the dispute with Russia on public procurement The World Trade Organization (WTO) received a request from the European Union (EU ) with a request to form an arbitration group to consider a dispute with Russia on public procurement. This is reported by TASS with reference to the organization's secretariat. According to the EU, state-owned companies in Russia prefer domestic goods and services to the detriment of EU companies when holding tenders. In addition, Russia is said to have adopted a number of measures that are part of a broader import substitution program. This practice, according to the EU, contradicts the WTO rules, according to which members of the organization should treat foreign and domestic producers in a non-discriminatory manner. At the same time, on September 13, bilateral consultations were held in the online format, but they did not lead
Rockstar Games has apologized for the unsuccessful release of GTA Trilogy The creators of GTA Trilogy admitted that the updated games did not meet user expectations and apologized unsuccessful release. The company announced this on its website. Rockstar Games have apologized and promised that they will work to improve the quality of the games. The developers added that the first changes will appear “in the coming days”, and the original GTA Trilogy games will be back on sale. The release of Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition took place on November 11, 2021. Social media users were unhappy with the problems in new games and demanded a refund from Rockstar. According to them, the games do not match the industry level of 2021.
Former head of intelligence of Ukraine Burba: the Ukrainian government has a “mole” working for Russia Former head of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine Vasily Burba said that there is a “mole” in the Ukrainian government that works in the interests of Russia. He stated this on the air of the Ukraine 24 TV channel. According to him, this was one of the reasons for the failure of the operation to detain 33 Russians in 2020. “From my analysis, from my leadership experience, I can say that this is a failure thanks to the people who are in the offices of power and, in my opinion, are leaking and transmitting information to the enemy,” he said. Other reasons for the failure, he called the poor training of the Ukrainian special services and the good work of counterintelligence in Belarus. On July 29, 2020, Russians
White House Spokesman: US Provides Military Aid and Strong Support to Kiev Ukraine. This was stated at a briefing by the press secretary of the White House, Jen Psaki, writes TASS. She stressed that the United States has long been providing strong support to Ukraine and providing Kiev with military and peaceful assistance. At the same time, Psaki noted that she could not predict any additional supplies. Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksiy Reznikov, during his working visit to Washington, asked the United States to increase arms supplies. He also stressed that Kiev expects from Washington a “stronger position” on security issues.
Professor Peter Canowski: Australian authorities are slowing down aid to Aboriginal people XX centuries, the indigenous population of the country still continues to infringe on their rights. In a conversation with “Lenta.ru” Professor of the Australian National University Peter Canowski accused the Australian government of the plight of the indigenous population. He admitted that the aborigines are no longer subjected to abuse, but still remain the poorest and socially an unprotected part of society. Moreover, their situation is aggravated. According to Kanowski, this is due to the reluctance of the politicians running the country to save the natives. The professor believes that the conservatives who have been ruling Australia for the past eight years do not prioritize working with indigenous people. They also hamper Aboriginal integration and relief initiatives. According to a May 2021 study by Monash University, cultural and political discrimination against Aboriginal people is on the rise in
Head of the Ministry of Education Kravtsov: the issue of introducing QR codes for school teachers is not discussed for school teachers. This was reported by RIA Novosti. According to him, this issue is not being discussed. Also, he added, while the agenda does not include the issue of not admitting schoolchildren unvaccinated from coronavirus to school. the last six months of the disease. It is assumed that the presentation of such codes will become mandatory in public places, airplanes and trains. In addition, after February 1, Russians will be able to receive QR codes with a negative PCR test only with a medical withdrawal from vaccination.
Defense Minister Reznikov: the issue of Ukraine's accession to NATO is not on the agenda assessed the country's chances of joining NATO. This was reported by RBC-Ukraine, RIA Novosti reports. According to him, the decision to admit Kiev to the alliance can only be made with a consensus of the member states. Reznikov noted that this will be a “political decision”, which is currently not on the agenda. At the same time, he stressed that Kiev should not forget about its goal of joining NATO. Thus, the head of the Ministry of Defense added that the task of the Ukrainian authorities is to carry out reforms and “do homework” in order to be de facto ready for admission to the union. Earlier, the press secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov said that Ukraine should not create tension in the region by conducting joint exercises with the United States and
Zenit forward Artem Dzyuba overtook Wagner Love in the number of hat-tricks in RPL trick in the Russian Premier League (RPL) match against Nizhny Novgorod and set a record. This was reported by the Lenta.ru correspondent. Dziuba scored three goals in a home match against Nizhny Novgorod. Thus, he scored the fifth hat-trick in the RPL, which becomes a new league record. Prior to that, Alexander Kerzhakov, Dmitry Kirichenko, Wagner Love, Solomon Rondon and Oleg Garin had four hat-tricks each. Dziuba scored four hat-tricks out of five, playing for Zenit. Dziuba also came second in the scorers' dispute in the current RPL draw. After the match with Nizhny Novgorod, he scored ten goals. Dzyuba's hat-trick helped Zenit defeat Nizhny Novgorod. The blues, whites and blues won 5-1.
Biden on his colonoscopy: I had an excellent medical examination survey. This was reported by RIA Novosti with reference to journalists from the White House pool. “I had an excellent medical examination and an excellent vote in the House of Representatives,” Biden said, commenting on the colonoscopy procedure. Earlier it was reported that Biden underwent a colonoscopy (examination of the large intestine) and returned to his duties. During anesthesia, the head of state delegated powers to Vice President Kamala Harris. In a short period while he was undergoing the procedure, she became the first woman in the history of the United States to hold the presidency.