World Diabetes Day

World Diabetes Day has been held annually on November 14 since 1991 at the initiative of the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and the World Health Organization. Since 2007, the event has been held under the UN auspices, and the blue circle becomes the emblem in the same year.

World stroke day

In 2006, the World Stroke Organization declared October 29 as World Stroke Day, thus calling for urgent action in the global fight against the disease. Stroke is the second leading cause of death worldwide after coronary heart disease, causing about 6 million deaths a year.

10th European Cooperation Day

The 10th anniversary of the European Cooperation Day was organized by Estonia-Russia Cross Border Cooperation Programme On 21 September 2021.

Genetics of macrovascular complications in type 2 diabetes

Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is a metabolic disorder that currently affects more than 400 million worldwide and is projected to cause 552 million cases by the year 2030. Long-term vascular complications, such as coronary artery disease, myocardial infarction, stroke, are the leading causes of morbidity and mortality among diabetic patients.

Russia celebrates The medical worker day

The medical worker day is traditionally celebrated every third Sunday of June in Russia. This year the holiday fell on the 20th of June.

COVID-19 vaccination and type 2 diabetes mellitus

According to data on mortality and morbidity collected during the coronavirus pandemic, complications caused by the new coronavirus infection were especially dangerous for elderly people and patients with chronic diseases, including type 2 diabetes mellitus.