Day: April 7, 2021


Measles outbreak, gene therapy and the invisible epidemic: have we gotten healthier in 10 years

ON THE Eve of 2020, WE ARE SUMMING UP THE RESULTS OF A DECADE – and in the “Health” heading we understand how medicine, people’s health and the health care system in Russia and the world have changed over this decade. The news is contradictory: we learn about a complete cure of HIV infection or a successful face transplant, then about epidemics of measles or tuberculosis . Scientific breakthroughs do not immediately (and not always) lead to changes in real medical practice, effective drugs are unavailable in the country, […]

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