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The relationship of adaptive and reserve capabilities of the cardiovascular system of the body of medical university students with stereotypes of eating behavior

Nutrition, together with physical activity, is one of the elements of everyday behavior that forms human health [11]. Mental and physical performance, intelligence, memory depend on the quality of nutrition, and the younger the body, the more significant this dependence [7]. The aim of the work is to reveal the influence of various eating behavior stereotypes on the functionality of the cardiovascular system of the body of medical university students.

The role of percutaneous nephrolithotripsy in the treatment of staghorn renal stones

One of the most severe types of urolithiasis are staghorn renal stones. With the introduction of new high-tech methods, such as extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL), contact ureterolithotripsy and percutaneous nephrolithotripsy (PCNL), great strides have been made in the treatment of nephrolithiasis.

Peculiarities of blood circulation in the kidneys in the syndrome of habitual fetal loss in women with hypertensive disorders

The issues of prevention of perinatal diseases and mortality are one of the main problems of modern obstetrics (Batrak N.V., Malyshkina A.I., Kroshkina N.V., 2015). During pregnancy, hypertensive disorders (HD) occur in about 10% of women [4, 6]. Kidneys of a woman during pregnancy, due to the excretion of fetal metabolic products, work with an increased load [3]. An increase in the volume of circulating blood and blood circulation leads to a change in the nitrogen excretion function of kidneys. Inadequate hemodynamic adaptation of maternal organism to the conditions that arise during pregnancy can lead to hypertensive disorders [4].

The results of surgical treatment of congenital hernia of the spinal cord in children

Spinal cord herniation in children is one of the difficult to treat and complex congenital malformations in newborns, which accounts for 65% of all congenital malformations of the central nervous system. The only treatment for congenital spinal cord herniation (CSCH) is surgical intervention, which is carried out taking into account the age of a child, location of hernia, size of spinal defect, and degree of hydrocephalus.

The state of hemostatic system as a result of thermal injury in children

Thermal burns in children rank third in the world among the causes of unintentional injuries. Severe consequences in children are caused by burns with an area of more than 10% of the total body surface area, characterized by the development of general and local disorders [2]. In patients with burn injuries, coagulopathy is characterized by procoagulant and antifibrinolytic changes, as well as an impaired activity of natural anticoagulant systems [5].

Revealing the phytoncidal properties of licorice root decoction

As it is known, one of the important tasks of medicine is the production of effective and affordable medicines, primarily made from medicinal plants [2]. Due to the increase in the number of pathogenic microorganisms resistant to many antibiotics, it is now necessary to find ways to obtain new drugs and replenish supplies of “green pharmacy”. Based on this, we tried to identify the activity of decoctions from licorice root against some bacteria.

Modern diagnostics and treatment of Kawasaki disease

Kawasaki disease (KD) is a systemic necrotizing vasculitis characterized mainly by lesions of small and medium-sized arteries. In KD, coronary arteries are affected in 20% of cases [1, 2, 4]. In 80% of cases, children under 8 years of age, mostly boys, get sick. KD is rare in adults. Recently, KD-like systemic manifestations associated with coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in adults. Genetic factors influence the growth of coronary artery aneurysms [8, 9, 15].

President Serdar Berdimuhamedov took part in a bike ride on the occasion of World Bicycle Day

Today, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov took part in a mass bike ride on the occasion of the international holiday – World Bicycle Day, which united thousands of compatriots – residents of the capital and regions of the country. The adoption of the Resolution at the 82nd plenary session of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly, which approved June 3 as World Bicycle Day, testifies to the high appreciation by the World Community of Turkmenistan’s initiative role in the development of sports and fitness movement, cooperation in this field between states and peoples, the formation of ecological culture of society.

The country of health

Following the motto ‘Public Health is National Wealth’, large-scale work is being implemented in our country to improve the health system and to modernize its infrastructure. The Saglyk State Programme defines the current and future goals and objectives on the path of fundamental transformations in the health system. The large-scale work on improving the national health system, extending the life expectancy, promoting the principles of a healthy lifestyle, and developing sports indicates the success of the state policy implemented under the wise leadership of the President of Turkmenistan for the welfare of the people. The health of our people is the main wealth in our country.

Medicinal plant

The beautiful Turkmen soil is the home to medicinal plants that are a cure for thousand diseases. The multi-volume encyclopaedic work ‘Medicinal Plants of Turkmenistan’ by our Hero-Arkadag Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov describes in detail thousands of species of medicinal plants growing in our country and used by our ancestors since ancient times and their benefits. One of those plants is liquorice. Being one of the oldest medicinal plants in the history of medicine, liquorice has 4 species growing in our country and 15 species vegetating in the world. In folk medicine, the liquorice root is used in the treatment of internal diseases, cough, kidney, upper respiratory tract and duodenal diseases. According to the World Health Organization, this plant is one of the most important constituents.

The Role of Fruit in Human Nutrition

Healthy nutrition is the basis on which the general healthy and vigorous state of the body, excellent mood, external attractiveness and performance are built, and it is a guarantor of a long life. Nutritionists assure that the secret of longevity is in a healthy and proper diet. “You are what you eat” – about the meaning of this catch phrase of Hippocrates and the direct impact of the quality of nutrition on health most except people who are completely indifferent to their lifestyle have thought. The food we eat directly influences our vital activity, wellbeing and quality of life. And it is very important to establish the right eating habits already in childhood.

European immunization week launched in Turkmenistan

«7/24. tm», № 18 (153), 01.05.2023. A briefing on vaccination took place at the Centre for Public Health and Nutrition of the Ministry of Health and Medical Industry of Turkmenistan. Representatives of the media and international organisations, in particular UN agencies, health professionals and students of the Myrat Garryev State Medical University attended the event, organised by the Ministry of Health and Medical Industry of Turkmenistan jointly with the WHO Country Office and other UN agencies.

Sustainable Immunisation System – a Guarantee of People’s Health

The European Immunisation Week is held every year in Turkmenistan in the last week of April. Our country, located in the European Region of the World Health Organisation, that has made health protection and disease prevention the state policy priorities, is participating in this region-wide event, initiated by the WHO Regional Office for Europe in 2005 with the aim of improving vaccination coverage by raising awareness of the general public and its groups about the great importance and need for immunisation. The main idea of the Week is that timely routine vaccination is vital for every child and prevents diseases and protects life.

Green Tea is a Healthy Drink

Changeable weather can cause a cold. Healthy and delicious drinks will help prevent this, they will not only warm, but also benefit your body and immunity. First of all, green tea. It is the second most popular drink in the world after water. However, 80 per cent of sales in the world are black tea, although the beneficial properties of green tea are higher, which is proven by scientists. Both types are good for health, but contain different amounts of vitamins and minerals and have different medicinal properties.

Useful plant

The flora of the Turkmen nature, which includes mountains, plains, seas, rivers, deserts, and lakes, is the backbone of the national economy, especially the industrial sector. One of the plants is liquorice, widely distributed in the valleys of the Amu Darya River. The liquorice root is considered a cure for thousands ailments. There are thirteen species of this plant in the world; four of them grow on the Turkmen soil. Two species of liquorice are of industrial importance, namely, Glycyrrhiza glabra and Glycyrrhiza uralensis. Liquorice has been considered a valuable plant since ancient times. The medicinal value of its root was discovered in the ancient Chinese medicine 2800 years ago. The famous Greek physician Pedanius Dioscorides, who lived in the 1st century AD, named this plant ‘Glycyrrhiza’ referring to the sweetness of its roots.

Bike rides mark World Health Day in Turkmenistan

«7/24. tm», № 16 (151), 17.04.2023. Bike rides and sporting events took place throughout Turkmenistan to mark World Health Day. President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov participated in a bike ride, which was held in Ashgabat. Members of the government, heads of parliament, ministries, departments, military and law enforcement agencies, public organisations and the media took part in the sporting action, which started from the Bicycle Monument in the capital city. Heads and representatives of diplomatic missions accredited in Turkmenistan, athletes and students joined the action.

Rules for Maintaining Health

Changing weather makes our body especially vulnerable. And spring hypovitaminosis can occur. Transport, public places, a coughing colleague or other situations have a high risk of getting sick. But this can be avoided if all precautions are taken. Let’s talk about simple ways to protect yourself and your loved ones during this period of the year. Get enough sleep

New edition

As is known, the multi-volume encyclopaedic work ‘Medicinal Plants of Turkmenistan’ attracts great interest and popularity in the international medical community. Thus, the English edition of the Volume XIV of this encyclopaedic work by the National Leader of the Turkmen people, the Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan, Doctor of Medicine and Professor Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov became another evidence of the international prestige of Turkmenistan. This encyclopaedia of folk medicine has become available to millions of readers. The scientific work is a wonderful gift to the peoples of the world who are eager to learn the experience and traditions of the Turkmen people, and a worthy contribution to the scientific treasury of the entire human culture in the field of medicine.

Mass bike ride marks World Health Day

«7/24. tm», № 15 (150), 10.04.2023. On April 7, mass bike rides entitled «Arkadag Serdarly bagtyýar ýaşlar - sport, sagdyn durmuş baş ýörelgämiz» took place to mark World Health Day.

The significance of medical diplomacy in the health care system of Turkmenistan

Currently, medical diplomacy as an instrument of international politics and the formation of a positive image of the state occupies a special place in the world political arena. Taking into account the ever-increasing international interest in the national health care system of Turkmenistan, medical diplomacy is another opportunity for the exchange of experience in the health care structure, including on the issues of combating the COVID-19 pandemic and its consequences [1]. The concept of "Global Health Diplomacy" appeared in the lexicon of diplomats in the 70s of the last century. At present, this concept has become widely known. Its goal is to coordinate the efforts of international organizations, using the possibilities of medicine as an instrument of international politics [2].