Broadcast NSN Russian champion bodybuilding Vitaly Fateev did not agree with the words of the head of the Ministry of health.
The Minister of health of Russia Veronika Skvortsova said that the attitude of Russians to healthy lifestyle has changed dramatically over the last ten years. “We have created the fashion for healthy lifestyle”, – said the Minister, speaking at a session of the St. Petersburg international economic forum.
Champion of Russia on bodybuilding, fitness coach Vitaly Fateev believes that a commitment to a healthy diet and way of life is, in many respects, a merit of the media, not the officials.
In the state Duma called the causes of the obesity epidemic in Russia
“It’s all the media, first and foremost. The government has nothing to do with it. Before, when we went in kindergartens, schools, ate in accordance with GOST. Everything was public, about our nutrition care. And now everything depends on your own pocket”, – said the expert live on NSN.
According to Skvortsova, in 2016 the number of people systematically engaged in physical culture and sports reached a more 34 percent, reports TASS.
The health Ministry earlier reported that in Russia for five years, the number of citizens suffering from obesity, increased by 45.4%. To increase the number of adherents of the HLC approved the recommendations for rational norms of food consumption, has also adopted the passport of the priority project “Formation of healthy lifestyle”, says RT.
Earlier it became known that in the summer of 2018 at the initiative of Rospotrebnadzor, you may receive the labeling of products according to the principle “traffic light”. Red, yellow or green markers will be applied on goods with a large, medium or small in salt, sugar, fatty acids, TRANS fats. The co-developer of the project “Traffic light”, the independent expert of the meat market Mushegh Mamikonian at a press conference in NSN said that the participation of producers in the project labeling “Traffic light” should be mandatory.