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Take Care of Your Health both on Weekdays and on Holidays

The Turkmen summer does not favour us with cool weather and the thermometer is creeping up every day. In the coming days, according to weather forecasters, high temperatures are expected. On such days, do not forget about the rules of behaviour in hot weather. Try to limit your time outdoors, especially between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. If this is not possible, choose the shaded sides of the streets and be sure to cover your head with a hat or use a sun umbrella and apply special water-based sunscreen cosmetics that reflect ultraviolet radiation and do not interfere with skin breathing.

The basis for health

The national health system has achieved huge success thanks to the great concern of the President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov in the revival of the new epoch of the powerful state. In this context, the experience of specialists of Myrat Garryyev State Medical University of Turkmenistan and their instructions encourage young people to conduct scientific research. These measures create great opportunities for labour achievements. Students study advanced practices, master the latest information technologies, and conduct competitive and effective scientific work.

Improving population health literacy as a tool for disease prevention

Nurmuhammet AMANNEPESOV, Muhammet ERGESHOV, Ogulmahri GELDIYEVAMinistry of Health and Medical Industry of Turkmenistan, the Information center of the Ministry of Health and Medical Industry of Turkmenistan Health literacy, or medical literacy (ML), is a key part of the public health system and covers a wide range of human values-oriented activities. The Shanghai Declaration on Health Promotion, developed in 2016 as part of the WHO 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, states: “Health literacy empowers people and enables them to actively participate in various health-related activities”.

Pharmacoepidemiological studies of the use of antihypertensive drugs in patients with arterial hypertension

Orazgylych ORAZGYLYJOVDepartment of physical therapy, rehabilitation and sports medicine of SMUT named after M. Garryyev Arterial hypertension (AH) is a common disease among the population and, due to the high probability of developing cardiovascular complications, requires constant monitoring and, in most cases, continuous treatment in health houses [1, 2, 6].

Differential diagnosis of suppurative echinococcal cysts and bacterial liver abscesses

Nazar GARRYYEV, Gylychdurdy GURBANBERDIYEV, Serdar MAMMETYAZOVTreatment and consultative center named after S.A. Niyazov, Department of postgraduate training in surgery SMUT named after M. Garryyev Significant difficulties arising in the differentiation of suppurative echinococcal cysts and bacterial liver abscesses determine the need for constant improvement of diagnostic techniques [3, 5]. The predominance of similar imaging data of these types of focal liver formations reduces the diagnostic effectiveness of ultrasound and computed tomography, which are most often used in their differentiation [4, 6, 8].

Determination of predictors of the frequency of first-time atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting

Rejepmyrat ALIYEVHospital with a scientific and clinical center of cardiology Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common arrhythmia after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG), occurring in approximately 27-33% of cases [1-3]. Although many studies have shown that the SYNTAX score can be used as a predicative indicator for a number of complications after CABG, such as myocardial infarction and stent thrombosis, few researches have been conducted on the use of this score as a new predictor of AF after CABG.

The effectiveness of diagnostic methods in determining soft tissue sarcoma

Annamyrat ANNAMUHAMMEDOV, Yanyl GUJUKBAYEVADepartment of radiation diagnostics, therapy and oncology of SMUT named after M. Garryyev, Scientific and clinical center of oncology Soft tissue sarcoma (STS) among all malignant neoplasms (MN) is 0,2-2,6%. Diagnostic methods for soft tissue sarcoma are different, but their features have not been studied individually and are an urgent problem in clinical oncology [7, 10, 11].

Peculiarities of tear production of residents of Turkmenistan depending on the season of the year

Gulnara GURBANOVAInternational educational-scientific center Due to the significant spread of dry eye syndrome in society, which is considered a “disease of civilization”, issues of diagnosis, treatment and new data on the study of the functioning of the lacrimal gland are of great interest. The prevalence of dry eye syndrome among the population of various countries in 2007 ranged from 5% to 30% [5, 7].

The role of hippotherapy in restorative medicine

Nurmyrat KAKABAEVEmergency first aid center Hippotherapy is one of the innovative and at the same time the ancient methods of rehabilitation of people with disabilities.

The President of Turkmenistan took part in a bike ride on the occasion of World Bicycle Day

Today in our country, according to the established good tradition, World Bicycle Day is widely celebrated. President Serdar Berdimuhamedov took part in the mass bicycle ride held in the capital on the occasion of this international holiday, which took its rightful place in the United Nations calendar. One of the original attractions of Ashgabat is the «Bicycle» monument, located at the intersection of Chandybil Avenue and Bekreve Street, where the route of the festive bike ride begins.