This is the conclusion of researchers from all-Russian Union of patients. Women, according to the survey, almost one and a half times more visits to physicians than men. This is facilitated by several factors.
One of the main – pregnancy (pregnant woman attends only one women's clinic 12-14 times in 9 months) and a more careful attitude towards their health. Men also have to undergo an examination or consultation much harder. Good results of social advertising. She has shown its effectiveness in many spheres of activity of men.
The study of the all-Russian Union of patients was attended by nearly 50 thousand people from 77 regions of Russia. The respondents were asked to rate the quality and availability of medical services in the country. It turned out that almost at any age, women are more likely to go see doctors than men.