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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Russians Live Less

Life expectancy in Russia is 10 to 14 years lower than in more advanced countries, the director of Moscow's health center said Thursday, Interfax reported.

Presenting a new plan for the city's health system, Alexander Razumov also said that 3 million Russians are absent from work each day due to illness and that over 30 percent of the country's new-born babies suffer from deformities, the news agency reported.