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Presenter Elena Malysheva in the program “Live healthy” called the sick children “morons.” The recording of the show available on the YouTube channel of the TV program.
Speaking about the development of children with endocrine diseases, the presenter stated that “cretinism” is a medical term defining the degree of mental retardation. Also in the Intro transfer was written, “My baby is an idiot” and “Where are the nerds?”.
The main children’s psychiatrist of Moscow Portnov’s Anna criticized Malysheva, stating that the terms “moron” and “idiot” are not medical, and to indicate degrees of severity of mental retardation doctors use different terminology. “Identifying children with problems in mental development as a “moron” and “idiot” (basically insults) edition of the program made a serious ethical mistake” — she wrote in Facebook.
The Association “Autism — Regions” also stated the inadmissibility of the use of stigmatizing vocabulary used to describe a person with intellectual disabilities. The organization demanded that the leadership of the First channel to clarify the position in relation to people with intellectual disabilities and their families.
June 5, Malysheva said that people after age 50 do not need nature, and “method using a spoon and fork to dig your own grave — one of the most pleasant people.”
In April, osteopathy, Dmitry Mokhov complained to Malyshev, the General Director of channel one Konstantin Ernst. In the issue of March 29, the presenter stated that such health professions like osteopathy, does not exist in Russia.
In February “Live healthy!” was made by the actress in the costume of the uterus. Paradisica Svetlana Galka sang about the structure of the female reproductive system and contraceptive methods. On Twitter, viewers suggested that such statements allude to the “madness” of leadership.
Video, photo All from Russia.