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A New Step in the Fight Against Liver Failure

American scientists have managed to turn small "seeds" from liver tissue into fully functioning organs in mice.

Society » Health | July 24, 2017, Monday // 13:21 | Viewed: 913

Pink Camper on a Tour in 25 Cities in Bulgaria to Help Women With Breast Cancer

Pink camper will help women with breast cancer.

Society » Health | July 21, 2017, Friday // 16:49 | Viewed: 7467

New Case of Agresion in Bulgarian Hospital

The man, along with his wife, 2-year-old child and a video operator, entered the Obstetrics and Gynecology Department of the hospital for the discharge of their baby on Wednesday.

Society » Health | July 14, 2017, Friday // 07:20 | Viewed: 4958

Doctors and Medical Staff Against the Violence

On 7th of July, Bulgarian doctors attached blue ribbons to their uniforms with the inscription ‘’No to Violence’’ as a protest after the brutal beating of Dr.

Society » Health | July 7, 2017, Friday // 16:12 | Viewed: 59265

The Parliament Reviews the Resignation of the Manager of National Health Insurance Fund

The parliament will review the resignation of Glinka Komitov who resigned last week without pointing out any reasons.

Society » Health | July 5, 2017, Wednesday // 15:08 | Viewed: 8735

Health Authorities Step Up Food and Water Safety Inspections at Seaside Resorts

Health inspectors will carry out planned and random checks on the quality of food and water in the resorts at the Bulgarian seaside.

Society » Health | June 13, 2017, Tuesday // 10:59 | Viewed: 20456

Cyberknife is Now Operational at Hospital in Bulgaria’s Plovdiv

Cyberknife has been introduced for the first time in Bulgaria at Sveti Georgi (Saint George) university hospital in the city of Plovdiv.

Society » Health | June 12, 2017, Monday // 16:35 | Viewed: 4129

Parliament Wants E-Healthcare System in 2 Years

The Parliament wants an e-healthcare system with all its components to be installed and implemented in a 2-year term, the MPs decided after a debate on a strategy for hospital development in Bulgaria, FOCUS News Agency reported.

Society » Health | June 9, 2017, Friday // 15:05 | Viewed: 76441

Beaches in Varna and Nearby Resorts Already have Medical Teams

The beaches in Varna city and nearby resorts already have medical teams, a reporter of FOCUS Radio - Varna said.

Society » Health | June 1, 2017, Thursday // 16:35 | Viewed: 25185

Konstantin Kachulev: 'E-prescription Introduction Expected to Cost BGN 12M'

The introduction of e-prescription is expected to cost around BGN 12 million, Konstantin Kachulev, chairman of the regional pharmaceutical association – Blagoevgrad announced, according to  FOCUS Radio – Pirin.

Society » Health | May 31, 2017, Wednesday // 11:42 | Viewed: 3020

Emergency hospital Pirogov to Receive as Donation First Ambulance for Newborns and Children in Bulgaria

On Wednesday, the largest local emergency hospital Pirogov will receive as a donation the first specialised ambulance for newborns and children in Bulgaria, worth over BGN 150 000, the hospital’s press office said.

Society » Health | May 29, 2017, Monday // 14:53 | Viewed: 25603

26,000 Children With Disabilities Receive Family Allowances and the Amount for This Year Is BGN 160m

''Children who receive family allowances under the Family Allowances for Children Act are about 26,000 and this year’s budget provides for payments of over BGN 160 million'', Minister of Labour and Social Policy Biser Petkov said at a briefing at the Coun

Society » Health | May 18, 2017, Thursday // 09:38 | Viewed: 4725

Seven European Countries Hunting for Bulgarian Doctors

In Germany, Great Britain, Belgium and Scandinavia pay 5000 euros a month.

Society » Health | April 14, 2017, Friday // 09:55 | Viewed: 47553

Bulgaria's SAC Revokes Fingerprint Identification for Hospital Patients

Bulgaria’s Supreme Administrative Court has annulled finally the regulation for the admitting and discharge of patients from hospitals only after fingerprint identification.

Society » Health | March 28, 2017, Tuesday // 16:46 | Viewed: 4810

Introduction of Fingerprint Identification in Outpatient Sector Postponed

Bulgaria's Health Ministry has postponed the introduction of fingerprint identification in the outpatient sector.

Society » Health | February 21, 2017, Tuesday // 11:57 | Viewed: 57484

Flu Peak in Bulgaria Expected in April

With the increase in temperatures, a new flu wave is expected, warned the director of the National Centre on Infectious and Parasitic Diseases Professor Todor Kantardzhiev.

Society » Health | February 20, 2017, Monday // 13:11 | Viewed: 58107

Number of Doctors Leaving Bulgaria 'On Decline' - Ex-Min

The number of doctors leaving Bulgaria in search of better perspectives abroad has falled over the past two years, former Deputy Health Minister Vanyo Sharkov has said.

Society » Health | January 31, 2017, Tuesday // 10:33 | Viewed: 5106

Bird Flu: 63 Locations of Infections in Bulgaria

The number of locations where bird flu cases have been registered has risen to 63, officials say.

Society » Health | January 15, 2017, Sunday // 10:42 | Viewed: 6200

Flu Epidemic Declared in Two Bulgarian Towns

The southern Bulgarian towns of Harmanli and Haskovo have declared a flu epidemic as of December 29, public broadcaster BNR reports.

Society » Health | December 29, 2016, Thursday // 09:33 | Viewed: 55873

Flu Epidemic Starts 20-30 Days Earlier Than Predicted in Bulgaria

For the first time in six years, the flu epidemic started 20-30 days earlier than predicted.

Society » Health | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 14:12 | Viewed: 55340

Sofia Hosts 3rd Global Summit for Preemies

140 participants from five continents united efforts for saving the life and health of premature babies.

Society » Health | December 6, 2016, Tuesday // 14:31 | Viewed: 6153
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