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Over the last ten years in Russia, alcohol consumption has halved and Smoking prevalence decreased from 40 to 28 percent. This was stated by the acting Minister of health Veronika Skvortsova during the Assembly of the “Healthy Moscow”, reports the Agency “Moscow”.
“At least 60 percent of the condition makes the person himself: how he moves, what he breathes, how it eats, as opposed to stress, and how it is exposed to such harmful habits as alcohol abuse and Smoking,” said acting head of the Ministry, stressing that the Russians began to move more and exercise.
In November it became known that in 2019, 12 percent of Russians adopt a healthy lifestyle. Most people who adhere to a healthy lifestyle, was in Ingushetia (48.8%). Second place went to the Crimea (29.2%), followed by Adygeya (28.8 percent). Also in the top five went to Chuvashia (24.7%) and Voronezh region (24.2 percent).
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