Alexander Myasnikovich: Mr Song / RIA Novosti
Head physician of Minsk hospital No. 71 Alexander Myasnikov, known to television viewers as Dr. butcher, called health differences among people of different skin color. He told about it on air of transfer of “Full contact” on YouTube.
“Black and white are different in the medical sense. We know that hypertension is being treated differently from blacks than whites,” said the expert. He also added that there are types of baldness that are found only in black women.
According to Myasnikov, recently published medical article, which refers to the difference in renal function. “They are working under more stress and they wear out faster. A difference of 20 percent is a lot. If you remove the race, it would seem that the kidney is working fine, and it really energized,” added the doctor.
The doctor urged to “keep the mind” in this matter and not to abandon the mentioning of skin color in the research to support the health of all people, to provide correct diagnosis and treatment.
Previously, Myasnikov called the four major indicator of human health. He advised to monitor blood pressure, watch your cholesterol blood and levels of sugar. Also, the doctor urged not to ignore changes in the amount of the waist.
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