Today at session of the City Council the city program "Reproductive Health of the Population of Nikolaev" for the period from 2009 to 2015 was approved. Amendments were proposed by the deputy fromPSPU Galina Yaroshenko, which suggested to replace age of potential recipients of the programfrom 14-17 for 18-20 years.
- I don't know how you will offer girls condoms for partners even if in a gynecologic office …
On what answered it, having given the facts, the head of department of health protectionLarisa Dergunova.
- Last year Nikolaev 1575 girls aged from 14 till 17 years were. The same year to girls 230 abortions were made of their number, 324 childbirth is accepted, 9 diseases of gonorrhea, 8 cases of syphilis and 458 (!) cases of HIV - infections are recorded.
After that the program was accepted by deputies almost unanimously, and only someone's one voice went counter with the others - "And the Witch Baba Yaga against! "