Stop diabetes!

In the resolution of the UN General Assembly, the rapid increase in the incidence of diabetes was declared an extraordinary threat to the global community. The resolution calls on all states of the world to work out a national strategy to combat this serious disease.
Today, over 400 million people in the world suffer from diabetes. According to the forecast of the World Health Organization, by 2030 this figure could double. In Russia, almost 9 million people have this terrible diagnosis - every twentieth resident of the country.
October 29 is World Stroke Day. The global epidemic of this terrible disease the World Health Organization announced back in 2004. Every year, 6.7 million people on the planet die from a stroke. And if earlier this ailment hemmed in mostly elderly people, now even schoolchildren are subject to it. 30% of cases of the disease occur in quite young people aged 30-40 years. According to the World Health Organization, every sixth inhabitant of the planet falls ill with a stroke, every 6 seconds on the planet someone dies of a stroke. In Russia, this disease annually kills more than 200 thousand people. Only 8% of stroke survivors are fully recovered. 70% become disabled, 20% cannot walk on their own. Every minute counts!
The second Friday of October is an unusual day. It is World Egg Day, which was proposed to celebrate by the International Egg Commission back in 1996. In fact, there are plenty of reasons to celebrate such a day. After all, the nutritional value of eggs, their usefulness and availability make this product one of the main sources of health and beauty in all countries of the world. The beneficial properties of eggs became known to people many centuries ago. Especially often in Egyptian papyrus and in recipes of Chinese traditional medicine quail egg is mentioned.