MOSCOW, 30 Jul – RIA Novosti. The incidence of coronavirus among citizens of the middle age may be associated with the fact that their childhood and adolescence occurred in the late 90-ies, when the country from abroad, and imported products containing GMOs that negatively affect the immune system, said the first Deputy head of the social Committee of the Federation Council Valery Ryazansky.

He noted that experts have repeatedly talked about the negative impact of GMO products on the protective functions of the human body, especially at an early age. Thus now the person can lead a healthy lifestyle, to play sports.

“Citizens of older age, who lived most of his life in the Soviet Union, when a well was developed its own food industry, on the contrary, can keep the immune system, which helps them to survive the pandemic”, says Ryazan.

the Lawmaker stressed that with the right public policies managed to restore order in the food market of the country, but there is still work to be done.

“we Need to actively form good habits to healthy foods, to abandon soda and other harmful products,” – said the Ryazan.

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