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  • Patients of the regional hospital in Kamchatka will be treated with prayer

    Kamchatka eparchy and regional hospital of A. Lukashevsky signed a cooperation agreement. The agreement was signed by Archbishop Artemy of Petropavlovsk and Kamchatka, and chief of hospital staff Olga Zubkova. Physicians and priests came to a conclusion, that the body and soul are inseparable. More

  • A Russian Ambulance Helping an Injured Man in Stockholm

    On December 5, a photo of a Russian ambulance in Stockholm went viral. Even the Swedish police got interested. Social media users speculated that the ambulance was participating in a film or that it belonged to the Russian Embassy in Stockholm. Apparently, the ambulance drove all the way to Sweden from St. Petersburg to take […] More

  • An Outdated Dental Clinic in Moscow Region

    Recently, a series of photos of the Dental Clinic N2 (Lyubertsky district hospital N1), went viral. At first glance, the building looks like an abandoned homeless shelter, but it is a fully functioning public dental clinic. Inside, there is a waiting room and long line of patients. The equipment, that’s being used is dated; to […] More

  • Icelander describes her visit to a Russian hospital: “Nightmare in reality”

    Iceland’s ballroom and Latin American dance champion Hanna Rún Bazev Óladóttir wrote a blog post about her experience in a Penza hospital. The post is called “Nightmare in reality” and it is illustrated with creepy photos and details of her stay in the Russian provincial hospital. After the story went viral it was posted on […] More

  • Surgeon Beats His Patient to Death

    On December 29, 2015, the outrage erupted in the city of Belgorod, after surgeon Ilya Zelenidov beat his patient to death. Shocking incident happened in the emergency room of the department of therapy. The incident was recorded on the surveillance camera. A nurse was examining the patient, who was brought in by EMT, when the […] More

  • Asha town hospital looks like a barn

    On October 7th, this photo of the Town Hospital №2 of Chelyabinsk Oblast town of Asha appeared in “VKontakte” social network. The shocking image of deteriorating wooden hospital building went viral and gathered 20K “likes”. Supposedly, in recent years Russia has invested a lot of money for modernization of health care. Officials report on purchases […] More

  • Elderly woman with broken leg had to climb hospital stairs to see her doctor

    A month ago, 69-year-old Lyudmila Nikolaeva slipped and broke her anklebone in the city of Pervouralsk. Recently, she had a doctor appointment. To her surprise, the hospital elevator was out-of-order. The video of her climbing stairs was captured by her daughter Natalya Nikolaeva. According to Natalya, she couldn’t drag mother to the second floor: “How […] More