Infectious diseases are losing control over Russia
Soon Russians can sleep easy – the epidemic situation in the country, according to Rospotrebnadzor, quiet, the "Remedium". According to official data, in January-May this year marks the decline in incidence to 26 infectious and parasitic diseases.
In particular, the level of dysentery fell by 15.1%, acute hepatitis B – 19.1% , acute hepatitis C – 21.9%, mumps – 10.5% of meningococcal disease – by 21.6%, including generalized forms – by 15.8%, brucellosis – by 10.4%, syphilis – on 14.5%. Lice began to hurt less by 5%.
Physicians state: Russia does not have polio and anthrax. But measles does not weaken its influence. For the current year revealed more than 2000 cases (of June and beginning of July – 158 cases). Most of the accounts for the Volgograd Region, Moscow, Moscow Region, St. Petersburg, Stavropol, Krasnodar region, Dagestan.
Noteworthy measles sick and health care workers (many of them do not make shots). Circulating in the country Crimean hemorrhagic fever (one person died), and tick-borne encephalitis virus, although the incidence decreased by 13%.