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There are 14 item(s) tagged with the keyword "medicine".

Displaying: 1 - 10 of 14

1. St. Jude's SAFER Ukraine

St. Jude's SAFER Ukraine initiative has helped over 600 patients amid the Russian invasion.

Tags: nonprofits, medicine, vladimir putin, war in ukraine, Ukraine, children
2. Exploring Early-Soviet-Era Insect Culture

The insect world had a sort of heyday in post-revolutionary Russia. We visit an exhibition devoted to this topic and explore what it all means.

Tags: propaganda, soviet, medicine, health
3. Trading COVID for a Car

Thankful for the care they received while ill, one citizen gladly gives away their wheels for the greater good. 

Tags: medicine, healthcare, health care, Vladivostok, covid 19, COVID, trucks, cars
4. Zelyonka: It Ain't Easy Being Green

Brilliant Green Dye or "Zelyonka," as it is known in Russia, has been a popular antiseptic and mild chemical weapon in the country for years. How is it possible for one thing to have two such varied uses? 

Tags: Customs, humor, politics, navalny, medicine
5. The Teas of Russia

Russian tea isn't always what you might picture it to be... neither is it always really tea. Let's have a taste of some of the unique varieties of herbal tea found in Russia. 

Tags: khanty, buryatia, food stories, traditions, medicine, samovar, sbiten, tea
6. Did You Hear About This One?

Moscow doctors successfully perform a tiny surgery on a tiny bone that has a huge impact on your hearing. 

Tags: healthcare, health care, health, medicine, Moscow
7. City Spotlight: Barnaul

A carjacking museum, Soviet statues, and Hollywood letters: let's take a closer look at one of Russia's best-hidden gems, the city of Barnaul. 

Tags: lenin, Altai, medicine, food, cars, barnaul
8. More than Early Birds and Night Owls

Scientists at the RUDN Institute of Medicine have determined more prototypes than just being an early bird or a night owl.

Tags: social issues, medicine
9. Poaching, Internet, and Coronavirus on Ice

This week, we've got brand-new guns, poachers from an unlikely place, and the frozen north gets an internet connection.

Tags: arctic, sports, coronavirus, medicine, Kalashnikov, Siberia, chechnya, environment
10. A Surgeon is Born

The extraordinary life and times of one of Russia's most important doctors.

Tags: war, medicine

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