The Ministry of health called the main risk factors of diseases of the Russians

© Depositphotos / londondepositСигарета in the ashtray. Archival photoThe Ministry of health called the main risk factors of diseases of the Russians© Depositphotos / londondeposit

Poor diet, physical inactivity and Smoking were the main risk factors for the development of the disease among Russians, according to preliminary data, more than 50% of the attendees in 2018 have diseases that require monitoring at the doctor, told RIA Novosti press-service of the Ministry of health of Russia.

«The most common risk factors: poor nutrition — 25%, low physical activity — 18%, tobacco use — 12% passed the examination,» the statement reads.

According to preliminary data, during 9 months of 2018 during clinical examination, 52% of Russians were assigned to group 3 health, that is, they already have diseases that require monitoring at the doctor, noted in a press-service.

In 2018 a medical examination took place almost 16 million people, representing 69.2% of the planned number, specified in a press-service.

From the number of newly diagnosed diseases in the first place are diseases of the circulatory system, they are detected every 25th citizen, passed the examination, added the Agency.

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