XI Specialized exhibition-fair "Vitebsk region - for a healthy lifestyle - 2018" was held in Vitebsk"

Date: 13-14.09.2018

A specialized exhibition-fair “Vitebsk region – for a healthy lifestyle – 2018” was held in Vitebsk. The event was traditionally organized by Vitebsk regional Executive Committee, Vitebsk regional center of hygiene, epidemiology and public health, Unitary enterprise ”Vitebsk branch of the BelCCI”.

The event was opened by the Head of the main Health Department of the Vitebsk regional Executive Committee Yuri Derkach. Among the guests of the exhibition were famous athletes–veterans of Vitebsk region: Igor Kanygin, Victor Derkunsky, Leonid Bolshakov, Vitaly Stolbitsky.

The exhibition-fair was attended by regional and city enterprises and organizations that are directly related to a healthy lifestyle and health. Among them are the leading institutions of health, sports, education and culture, public associations, industrial enterprises.

During two days the residents of Vitebsk were able to get advice from a valeologist, oncologist, therapist, cardiologist, psychotherapist, cosmetologist, gastroenterologist, allergist, dermatologist and other sought-after doctors, information and educational materials on disease prevention, risk factors, aspects of a healthy lifestyle. Everyone could measure blood pressure, peak expiratory rate in bronchial asthma, visit the hands of a masseur. Representatives of sport clubs, public associations, sanatorium and tourist organizations.

Near the concert hall “Vitebsk” functioned “ The street of health”, where a variety of interactive platforms worked: young athletes of Vitebsk schools demonstrated the techniques of Wushu, basketball players showed a spectacular game, cyclists - skillful maneuvering, there were master-classes of Nordic walking, laser tag, checkers and chess, fitness, workout, weight lifting outdoors.

The event was also supported by the Vitebsk region Ministry of Emergency Situations. Everyone could show their strength not only in knowledge of fire safety rules, but also in physical development.



13 - 14 september