Russia Health
Vile nurses mock dying patients, pose with body parts and pretend to drink blood in disturbing social media craze in Russia
Russia stands on brink of unprecedented HIV/Aids crisis as thousands of victims deny it even exists
Stunning Russian model wrongly accused of faking cancer to pay for treatment by cruel trolls DIES of the disease aged just 31
Sen. Grassley talks health care proposals, Russia probe
Republicans face critical week in Congress on health care, Russia, 2018 spending | Jamie Dupree
Focus on Russia or health care, Dems divided on message
Regime or Russian airstrikes wiped out seven hospitals in Syria’s Idlib: medics
Israeli stabber of Russian radio host diagnosed with schizophrenia
2018-01-18 01:18:56 MOSCOW — A Russian radio station reported Wednesday that the Israeli man who stabbed and seriously wounded one of its journalists has been diagnosed with schizophrenia. Ekho Moskvy host and deputy editor-in-chief Tatyana Felgenhauer was stabbed in the neck at the station’s Moscow office on October 23. The attacker, Boris Grits, has been in custody since then awaiting trial. According to the radio station, doctors at Moscow’s Serbsky hospital diagnosed Grits, a dual citizen of Russia and Israel, as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia   Read More ...
Attacker of Russian radio host diagnosed with schizophrenia
2018-01-17 21:38:25 MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian radio station says the man who stabbed and seriously wounded one of its journalists has been diagnosed with schizophrenia. Ekho Moskvy host and deputy editor-in-chief Tatyana Felgenhauer was stabbed in the neck at the station's Moscow office on Oct. 23. The attacker, Boris Grits, has been in custody since then awaiting trial. Ekho Moskvy reported Wednesday that doctors at Moscow's Serbsky hospital diagnosed Grits, a dual citizen of Russia and Israel, as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia   Read More ...
Attacker of Russian radio host diagnosed with schizophrenia
2018-01-17 21:16:55 MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian radio station says the man who stabbed and seriously wounded one of its journalists has been diagnosed with schizophrenia. Ekho Moskvy host and deputy editor-in-chief Tatyana Felgenhauer was stabbed in the neck at the station's Moscow office on Oct. 23. The attacker, Boris Grits, has been in custody since then awaiting trial. Ekho Moskvy reported Wednesday that doctors at Moscow's Serbsky hospital diagnosed Grits, a dual citizen of Russia and Israel, as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia   Read More ...
Russians cut back on drinking, smoking as fitness trend grows
2018-01-16 04:45:31 MOSCOW (AFP) - Russians are drinking less than at any point since the fall of the Soviet Union, figures show, as a raft of government measures bear fruit and healthy living becomes ever more fashionable. Vodka might still serve as a national symbol but last year Russians drank less alcohol per capita than the French or Germans, according to World Health Organisation data that factored in consumption of bootleg booze   Read More ...
Trump takes a page from his Russia playbook to privately dismiss concerns over his mental health
2018-01-09 10:23:41 In private, Donald Tump approaches questions about his mental fitness in much the same way as he describes the Russia investigation, that is, dismisses them as “a joke” and “an invented fact,” . rump over the weekend concerns about his intelligence—tweeting, among other things, that he’s “”—after questions about his mental state reached a fever pitch during last week’s surrounding the release of the new book   Read More ...
Vile nurses mock dying patients, pose with body parts and pretend to drink blood in disturbing social media craze in Russia
2018-01-01 22:33:20 A NURSE is under investigation in Russia after posting pictures online mocking dying patients and boasting: “We tie them to beds”. Her images highlight a disturbing trend of medical staff using social media to abuse the sick, vulnerable and elderly. The latest case involves nurse Anna Kim, who used cruel expletives to portray her elderly as filthy and disgusting. She also alleged doctors in her hospital in Sakhalin “only help people they want to help"   Read More ...
Fact check: Trump's 'New York Times' interview on Russia, taxes, health care and more
2017-12-30 00:30:55 In an impromptu with the New York Times on Thursday, President Trump said 16 different times that there has been "no collusion" proved in the Russia investigation. Trump also asserted he will win re-election in 2020 because the media need him for ratings and made inaccurate claims about his role in the Alabama Senate race, the state of the Affordable Care Act and more   Read More ...
HIV denial movement fuels Russian epidemic
2017-12-01 00:09:19 A phenomenon of people believing that the AIDS-causing HIV virus is a myth invented by western drug companies is hindering Russia's battle with the epidemic, as people refuse treatment for themselves and their children.   Read More ...
Russia stands on brink of unprecedented HIV/Aids crisis as thousands of victims deny it even exists
2017-11-30 20:06:21 You can often chart the story of a HIV denialist live on social media. From dismissing the scientific truth about the virus to the development of Aids symptoms and ultimately to death, the progression is as predictable as it is heartbreaking. “They said that if I don’t give my son the therapy, he’d die over the new year holidays. Of course, I didn’t give him anything,” wrote Sofia Kuzmina on 20 March 2013   Read More ...
Russian answer to opioid epidemic: 'Cold turkey'
2017-11-28 18:20:00 Today she is a clinical psychologist, helping people with addictions through the final stages of their recovery treatment at the sprawling Center for Practical and Research Narcology in southeast Moscow. But a decade or so ago she was a patient there herself, suffering “cold turkey” Russian-style. The three-week withdrawal process was “not easy,” Dr. Morozova says now. But “everything that’s going to be interesting in your life happens after that   Read More ...
Russian cyber units ‘spreading slurs’ online about flu and measles jabs in the UK
2017-11-27 11:34:42 RUSSIAN cyber units are reportedly spreading bogus health information about flu and measles jabs in the UK as part of a bid to "destabilise Britain". Vladimir Putin is understood to want to break down trust between the US and European governments. Security services are now said to be so concerned about the threat to public health in the UK that government departments have been told to flag up risky articles, Mirror reports   Read More ...
Журнал Men’s Health переходит под контроль Hearst
2017-10-19 18:12:08 Издательство Hearst объявило в четверг о покупке части активов издательского дома Rodale. Под контроль Hearst перейдут все журналы конкурента, включая Men’s Health, Women’s Health, Runner's World, Prevention и Bicycling. Кроме того Rodale продает свой книжный бизнес. Стороны рассчитывают закрыть сделку в начале 2018 года. Ее сумма не разглашается, но, по данным The Wall Street Journal, эта покупка может обойтись Hearst примерно в $225 млн   Read More ...
In Rural Siberia the Hospital Comes to You
2017-09-27 16:12:21 Siberia is big. Really big. It's also sparsely populated. Some big cities and numerous isolated villages. You can't build a hospital in every village, but neither can you leave them to fend for themselves. Luckily there's a railway. Still the most reliable mode of transport in a part of the world where winter lasts nine months. Thus the Russian health ministry operates five hospital trains which make periodic visits to the villages   Read More ...
«Напечет пирожков и бригаду вызывает». Как проходят дежурства на «скорой»
2017-09-09 03:06:46 Как проходит дежурство на «скорой»? С чем сталкиваются люди, призванные спасать? Корреспондент «АиФ Оренбург» провел один день с бригадой «скорой помощи». Первый вызов В 10 утра я была на Центральной подстанции Клинической станции скорой помощи в кабинете у недавно назначенного главного врача Валентина Иванова. Кстати, сам Валентин Борисович прошел все ступени профессии - начинал медбратом на «скорой», еще будучи студентом медакадемии, потом работал фельдшером, врачом линейной бригады   Read More ...
Stunning Russian model wrongly accused of faking cancer to pay for treatment by cruel trolls DIES of the disease aged just 31
2017-09-06 17:36:25 A Russian model who was accused of faking cancer after using money from fans to pay for alternative treatment has died of the disease. Stella Baranovskaya, 31, died from acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. She announced she had been diagnosed with the disease in 2016 and shared her experiences of treatment on her social media account. Social media fans leapt into action to raise money to help pay for her treatments   Read More ...
New hospital in Heihe to serve Russian patients
2017-08-31 04:04:45 A new hospital will be built in Heihe, Heilongjiang province, near the border of China and Russia, to cater to the increasing number of Russians seeking healthcare services in China. The Heihe China-Russia Friendship Hospital will have 600 beds and is expected to become a top international hospital and develop into a major platform for medical exchanges and cooperation between the two countries, the government of Heihe said   Read More ...
New hospital in Heihe to serve Russian patients
2017-08-31 04:00:40 A new hospital will be built in Heihe, Heilongjiang province, near the border of China and Russia, to cater to the increasing number of Russians seeking healthcare services in China. The Heihe China-Russia Friendship Hospital will have 600 beds and is expected to become a top international hospital and develop into a major platform for medical exchanges and cooperation between the two countries, the government of Heihe said   Read More ...
Top US Drug Company Introduces Pill for 'Russia Anxiety Syndrome'
2017-08-30 16:15:12 It has now been almost a year since the media have been bombarding the US public with frantic reports of Russian meddling in their democracy. Despite providing no evidence, the sheer volume and intensity of the onslaught is having a noticeable effect on average Americans. Health care professionals, in particular mental health providers, are seeing a rise in 'Russia Anxiety Syndrome'   Read More ...
В лондонском отеле российских легкоатлетов, участвующих в ЧМ, нашли вирус
2017-08-08 00:03:23 Сегодня в 00:34, просмотров: 462 Как сообщила глава отдела спортивных программ Всероссийской федерации лёгкой атлетики Елена Орлова, массовое заражение спортсменов вирусной инфекцией произошло в одном из отелей Лондона, где проживают спортсмены, участвующие в Чемпионате мира, в том числе и российская команда. "От этой острой инфекции уже пострадали более двух десятков спортсменов из Украины, Германии, Эстонии и других стран, например, представители сборной Германии Роберт Хардинг и Давид Шталь   Read More ...
Did health care bill come from Russia? -- James Malmberg
2017-07-30 20:01:51 The current health care dilemma demonstrates what happens when party loyalty overrides what the average American wants. Developing a bill in secret, as the Senate did, makes me feel I am in Russia. Maybe that’s where the idea came from. I am disgusted with the whole process and the uncaring attitude of our Republican representatives and senators. If we elect the same people into office in the next election, shame on us   Read More ...
Firm with Russian links will open N.J.'s 6th medical marijuana dispensary
2017-07-28 21:10:51 Popular Stories A sixth medical marijuana dispensary will be operating in New Jersey by the end of the year after the state granted a long-delayed license to the Harmony Foundation on Thursday to grow cannabis in Secaucus. The nonprofit beat out 19 competitors for a permit in 2011, but final operating approval has been delayed ever since. The facility will be housed inside a 10,000-square-foot portion of “a big light industrial building” outfitted with a state-of-the-art indoor greenhouse and processing equipment, said spokeswoman Leslie Hoffman   Read More ...
Sen. Grassley talks health care proposals, Russia probe
2017-07-27 02:05:15 After years of Republican promises to repeal Obamacare, the Senate voted 55-45 Wednesday to reject legislation undoing major portions of President Barack Obama’s signature health care law without a replacement plan. All Democrats, as expected, voted against the proposal, along with seven Republicans, even after President Donald Trump urged GOP senators to vote in favor of the bill. Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, has been in favor of reforming Obamacare   Read More ...
5 things for Wednesday, July 26: Russia sanctions, health care, NFL and brain disease
2017-07-26 12:13:10 (CNN)President Donald Trump said Apple's going to build three new plants right here in the US. Apple says, well, hold on a minute. Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.) The showdown over sanctions is on   Read More ...
Schumer: Democrats' top priority is health care, not Russia
2017-07-25 00:22:08 Washington (CNN)Sen. Chuck Schumer, the Senate's top Democrat, denied Monday that his party is overly fixated on Russia as Democrats rolled out a new campaign focused on economics. "Those are our two big focuses," Schumer said. "Obviously Russia is in the news. Obviously we want Bob Mueller to be able to pursue and our committees to be able to pursue their investigations unimpeded   Read More ...
Republicans face critical week in Congress on health care, Russia, 2018 spending | Jamie Dupree
2017-07-24 02:48:40 GOP leaders in the U.S. Senate seem ready to push ahead with a showdown procedural vote on a bill to overhaul the Obama health law, even without any assurance that they have enough votes to simply start debate, and without a final decision on what changes Senate Republicans might offer to a health care bill narrowly approved by the House in early May   Read More ...
Better Late Than Never! McCain Has Brain Cancer, 14 More Months to Go
2017-07-20 10:07:33 Cancer Brain McCain has been diagnosed with brain cancer. He's already had surgery and the doctors think they cut it all out, but that doesn't mean he's now healthy. On the contrary, he's going to be getting chemo and radiation therapy and die anyway in the end: McCain is now recovering at his Arizona home. He and his family are considering treatment options, which will likely include radiation and chemotherapy, his doctors said   Read More ...
As health care dies, Russia sanctions prospects rise
2017-07-19 00:39:38 A Russia sanctions bill, which was added to an Iran bill, passed the Senate 98-2 The Trump administration has expressed concerns with the bill (CNN)The apparent death of the Senate's health care bill also comes with an unintended effect: It could give a boost to Russia sanctions legislation to get to the President's desk before Congress leaves for August recess   Read More ...
10 political cartoons on Donald Trump Jr., Russia and health care
2017-07-18 18:37:31 While politicians, pundits and reporters struggle to draw a line between President Donald Trump and Russia, cartoonists have no problem sketching out their relationship. Just last week, Donald Trump Jr. posted an email exchange on Twitter between himself and a music publicist who wanted him to meet with a "Russian government attorney" to discuss Hillary Clinton. Trump Jr. said he posted the emails online in an effort "to be totally transparent" about some of his dealings, but others believe the emails show that the Trumps were working with the Russian government in an attempt to learn some information about Hillary Clinton that could damage her reputation, the Associated Press reported   Read More ...
TCM tourism attracts Russians to Hainan
2017-07-18 18:07:01 A Russian child with cerebral palsy gets treatment in Sanya Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital last summer. [Photo provided to China Daily] Nina Kudryavceva of St. Petersburg, Russia, has stayed in Sanya for one or two months every year for the past decade, traveling around as well as having a routine medical checkup and treatment at a local hospital. "Traditional Chinese medicine works wonders, and we feel much better after each treatment   Read More ...
Collins talks health care, Russian investigation on CNN and ABC
2017-07-17 12:09:08 Maine Sen. Susan Collins said Sunday she doesn’t know if the Senate health care bill will pass but she remains against it. Collins spoke on CNN’s “State of the Union” talk show with host Jake Tapper. She also appeared on ABC’s “This Week” with Jonathan Karl to talk about her objections to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s health care proposal. Asked about Vice President Mike Pence's claim that Medicaid would be helped by the Republican health care bill, Maine Sen   Read More ...
Focus on Russia or health care, Democrats divided on message
2017-07-16 18:11:49 NEW YORK >> House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley hesitated when asked about his party’s core message to voters. “That message is being worked on,” the New York congressman said in an interview this past week. “We’re doing everything we can to simplify it, but at the same time provide the meat behind it as well. So that’s coming together now   Read More ...
Focus on Russia or health care, Dems divided on message
2017-07-16 16:01:41 House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley hesitated when asked about his party's core message to voters. "That message is being worked on," the New York congressman said in an interview this past week. "We're doing everything we can to simplify it, but at the same time provide the meat behind it as well. So that's coming together now." "The Democratic Party needs to up its game," national Party Chairman Tom Perez said in a speech this week   Read More ...
Focus on Russia or health care, Dems divided on message
2017-07-16 16:00:56 NEW YORK — House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley hesitated when asked about his party's core message to voters. "That message is being worked on," the New York congressman said in an interview this past week. "We're doing everything we can to simplify it, but at the same time provide the meat behind it as well. So that's coming together now   Read More ...
Focus on Russia or health care, Dems divided on message
2017-07-16 15:35:12 NEW YORK (AP) — House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley hesitated when asked about his party's core message to voters. "That message is being worked on," the New York congressman said in an interview this past week. "We're doing everything we can to simplify it, but at the same time provide the meat behind it as well. So that's coming together now   Read More ...
Focus on Russia or health care, Dems divided on message
2017-07-16 15:05:18 NEW YORK (AP) — House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley hesitated when asked about his party's core message to voters. "That message is being worked on," the New York congressman said in an interview this past week. "We're doing everything we can to simplify it, but at the same time provide the meat behind it as well. So that's coming together now   Read More ...
Cолнце нам друг и враг: обследуйте все свои родинки
2017-07-13 18:07:42 Совет дерматолога тем, кто собирается подставить тело солнечным лучам. Сегодня в 17:55, просмотров: 435 Лето рано или поздно все же наступит. И тогда можно будет наконец насладиться долгожданным теплом и позагорать. Но врачи со своими запретами и предупреждениями тут как тут: «Загорать надо с умом: постепенно и только тем, кому это не противопоказано». И они правы: польза от солнца, как и вред, давно доказаны   Read More ...
Table Russia, Focus on Health Care
2017-07-13 14:34:38 This article is part of the Opinion Today newsletter. You can sign up here to receive more briefings and a guide to the section daily in your inbox. Time for an update on the Senate’s health bill, and it’s not an encouraging one. As I’ve feared, the Senate may try to repeat a version of the House’s “Upton strategy,” in which it makes modest, last-minute tweaks and pretends those tweaks fix the bill’s enormous problems   Read More ...
5 things for Wednesday, July 12: Russia probe, health care bill, military plane crash, Qatar deal, missing men
2017-07-12 12:18:05 (CNN)Congrats to the American League, which won the MLB All-Star Game for the fifth year in a row. Here's what else you need to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.) 1. Russia investigation No matter what side you're on in the whole Trump-Russia thing, you have to admit that Donald Trump Jr   Read More ...
5 things for Tuesday, July 11: Russia probe, military plane crash, Qatar, health care, mass extinction
2017-07-11 12:13:05 There's a farm in Australia that feeds chocolate to cattle it raises for beef. Yeah, sounds like heaven to us, too. Here's what else you'll need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.) 1. Russia investigation An email sent to Donald Trump Jr   Read More ...
Amid health care push, White House can't shake Russia
2017-07-11 08:09:04 Washington (CNN)Any hope that President Donald Trump's direct talk with Russian President Vladimir Putin about Russia's interference in the 2016 election might help get him and the White House out from under the mountain of suspicion he has faced since coming into office had evaporated by Monday afternoon -- and got buried by Monday night. The political points he might have earned were quickly knocked off the board as he and a string of top aides acquiesced to the Kremlin's claims that Trump accepted Putin's denial of election interference   Read More ...