Projects and innovations of Yamal. At the Ural Congress the region presented its experience of work
10:40 13 июня 2018
Категории: News in English
The experience of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug on preventive medicine was presented at the tenth Ural Congress on healthy lifestyle.
The head physician of the Yamal Center for medical prevention Sergey Tokarev and his deputy Natalia Polovodova spoke at the symposium “From population-based prevention of non-communicable diseases to prevention in primary healthcare”. The head physician on preventive medicine of the region told about methods of work on forming of healthy lifestyle being fulfilled in Yamal, creation of unified preventive environment, innovations in work with youth and the current projects “Healthy smile for children of Yamal”, “Let the autumn of life be golden”, “I am free! I don’t smoke anymore”.
Sergey Tokarev is sure that preventive work should be carried out in a complex. Therefore, the conducted activities included preventive medical examination, distribution of information materials and also numerous actions — master classes on Nordic walking and going for walks with a doctor. According to the department of healthcare of Yamal, they helped people to fulfill knowledge of healthy lifestyle in practice.
At the congress representatives of the medical community and authorities, scientists, public figures discussed new approaches to prevention of chronic non-communicable diseases, social initiatives, the best volunteer practices and much more.