In Petersburg want to conduct medical examinations of couples who are getting married
April 4, at meeting of coordination Council on realization of the project of the world health organization "Healthy cities", the Vice-Governor of the city voiced the idea of holding the examination or the total examination of the intending spouses.
Committees for health and social policy was mandated to study the possibility of survey of St. Petersburg residents who apply for marriage registration.
According to the official, this will solve two problems: popularitywith responsible attitude to the future of parenting and will form the Institute for healthy family.
Mityanina added that Russia has managed to minimize maternal and infant mortality, but there is still a need for the formation of preventive health care.