Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

Space weather and human health: current state of the issue (review)

Year: 2021, volume 17 Issue: №3 Pages: 578-581
Heading: Тhematic supplement Article type: Review
Authors: Strekalovskaya А.А., Parshina S.S.
Organization: North-Eastern Federal University n. a. M.K. Ammosov, Saratov State Medical University

The review work is devoted to the analysis of current research results and new original approaches to studying space weather influence on human health. For information retrieval, materials of the indicated topic for 2005-2020 were used, published in the electronic databases PubMed and eLibrary. The review presents an analysis of 15 works. Analysis of the literature showed the connection between geophysical disturbance and the state of human health. There is a tendency towards an increase in the number of persons sensitive to geophysical manifestations of solar activity, which is especially pronounced among elderly and senile people, as well as people with diseases of the cardiovascular system.

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