Ukrainians suffer from cardiovascular disease, which is increasing mortality. This was stated by Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman during a meeting of the government.
“Unfortunately, Ukrainian citizens live 5-10 years less than our European neighbors. It is extremely unfair. If we look at the structure of mortality of Ukrainian citizens, we will see that the leader in of death is cardiovascular disease: heart attacks and strokes. And these diseases are now becoming younger,” – said Groisman.
According to him, today the team of the Ministry of health and the acting Minister will present a plan to create a cardio-vascular centers throughout Ukraine.
“This will give the opportunity to save on 3 thousand of Ukrainian citizens from death and disability more than this year”, – said Groisman.
Recall that naselena of Ukraine continues to decline: according to the Ministry of justice, in 2016, died at 184, 3 thousand Ukrainians, more than were born.