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1 million for doctors of the Arctic
In total, 42 physicians from 11 arctic regions received payments.
ALROSA starts free workers' health screening
Until December 25, more than 6 thousand employees of ALROSA will be able to have their health checked free of charge. For them, the program will consist of two directions: "Prevention and early diagnosis of digestive system diseases" and "Men's health." This year the Company will spend about 30 million rubles for screening.
Invention of Yakut scientists in ophthalmology
Scientists of the North-Eastern Federal University have developed a method for DNA-diagnosis of congenital cataract. This is reported by the NEFU press service with reference to the center of intellectual property of the university.
NEFU and the University of Saskatchewan to open International Summer Institute
NEFU and the University of Saskatchewan will open International Summer Institute for Nursing Education in the Arctic.
Over 363 million rubles for Yakutia to reconstruct the Cancer Center
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree approving the targeted allocation of subsidies to 22 entities for co-financing capital investments in 24 health facilities, the press service of the head and government of Yakutia reports.
Place of Good Hope: Stories of little patients
"Today my son waved his hand for the first time in his life,"
the mother of three-year-old Sasha shares her joy. He has a severe diagnosis – infantile cerebral palsy. The boy does not speak much, does not walk. Parents are happy that they were able to get into the new rehabilitation center in Yakutsk, and their son already has visible results. Before that, they had to travel to Neryungri every year.
Popular Russian films are now available to the blind in Yakutsk
The book fund of the Yakut Republican Library for blind and visually impaired people has been enlarged with a collection of Russian films with audio description and subtitles.
Russia will allocate 30 million for informatization of medicine in Yakutia
Other regions of Russia will also receive help
Russian scientists to study health of Arctic indigenous peoples
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The Lomonosov Northern Arctic Federal University is the only university located in the Russian Arctic zone
Saint Petersburg cyclists are going to conquer the Arctic in support of bone marrow donation
A team of 4 cyclists will travel 500 kilometers from Chersky to Pevek in search of donors.
Scientists of Yakutia and Norway shared experience
Yakut and Norwegian scientists and doctors-combustiologists (studying severe burn injury) discussed current issues of the treatment of cold trauma and the overall cooling of the human body in the course of the scientific-practical conference with international participation -
"Hypothermia - research, clinical problems, cooperation at the international and regional level."
Telemedicine saves money for Yakutia
Today, telemedicine is a rescue for residents of remote areas of vast Yakutia.
Three delegates of Yakutia were selected from 20,000 participants of XIX World Youth Festival to meet with Putin
XIX World Festival of Youth and Students in Sochi gathered more than 20 thousand young people from 188 countries. Our countrymen were not just full participants in the events, but also demonstrated their business and professional qualities. And three Yakut delegates, despite the huge competition, managed to visit the meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Two new children's dental offices in Mirny
Modern equipment was purchased in the framework of the municipal district program
Mirny District, Friendly to Children
, in which AK ALROSA took part, allocating one million rubles.
Working group of Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme of the Arctic Council in Yakutsk
Yakutia is the coldest region in the world. The absolute value of the minimum temperature and the negative temperature total duration (from 6.5 to 9 months per year) has no analogues in the Northern Hemisphere. Total cooling and frostbite are some of the types of heavy cold trauma; they often lead to high levels of disability and death of the victims.
Yakut Doctor - Best Diagnostician of Russia
"Best Doctor in Diagnostic Research-2017" is Larisa P. Shepeleva, radiologist, head of the radiation diagnostics department of ‘Phthisiology’ Scientific and Practical Center of RS (Y), according to the website of the RF Ministry of Health.
Yakut educators take part in International Camping Congress
These days Sochi hosts 11
International Camping Congress. The Congress is attended by a delegation from our republic, which is represented by Deputy Minister of Education and Science of Yakutia Eduard KONDRATIEV, the head of the department of upbringing and additional education of children of the Ministry of Education and Science of Yakutia Olga YASHINA and the head of the children's health camp of the Secondary School No. 31 in Yakutsk, Iya VASILIEVA.
Yakutia is among the regions of Russia with the lowest death rate
Over the past four years, the number of deaths in Yakutia has declined by 9.7% - to 8.4 permille. While births had risen to 16 permille.