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Today Bulgaria honors the Memory of the Dead Doctors and Medics

At a ceremony in front of the Monument of the Fallen Medics in Sofia, representatives of the state, the Medical Union, the Red Cross and the trade unions honoured the memory of all doctors, nurses, policemen, volunteers and citizens who were killed while

Society » Health | August 15, 2017, Tuesday // 13:34 | Viewed: 1835

Yemen Cholera Epidemic: Cases Exceed 500,000 in 4 Months

The number of suspected cases of cholera resulting from an epidemic in war-torn Yemen has reached 500,000, the World Health Organization (WHO) says, quoted by BBC.

Society » Health | August 14, 2017, Monday // 15:06 | Viewed: 1865

Emergency Number 112 Will not be Left Without a Communication System

Two days ago, the  maintenance of the communication system of single emergency number 112 was discontinued due to the expiry of the contract between the Ministry of Health and the consortium of companies in charge of the system’s maintenance.

Society » Health | August 14, 2017, Monday // 09:40 | Viewed: 1498

Former Hospital Director Admitted he did not Have Diploma

The former director of the regional hospital in Dupnitsa Rosen Timchev signed an agreement with the prosecution and declared himself guilty that he falsified his diploma, announced from the Prosecution Office.

Society » Health | August 11, 2017, Friday // 15:00 | Viewed: 2532

Dutch Police Arrested 2 Company directors Due To the Egg Scandal

Dutch police on Thursday arrested two company directors suspected of playing a significant role in a sprawling international scandal involving fipronil contamination in eggs, reported Politico.

Society » Health | August 11, 2017, Friday // 10:07 | Viewed: 2349

West Nile Mosquito Fever Kills Two People in Greece

The Greek Center for Disease Control and Prevention has registered 20 cases of West Nile fever in the country since the beginning of this year.

Society » Health | August 11, 2017, Friday // 09:46 | Viewed: 2661

West Nile Fever Killed 2 People in Greece

The Greek Center for Disease Control and Prevention has registered 20 cases of West Nile fever in the country since the beginning of this year.

Society » Health | August 10, 2017, Thursday // 15:01 | Viewed: 3800

6 Countries Warned of Eggs Contaminated with Pesticide

Experts are analyzing contaminated egg products imported from the Netherlands to two establishments in France, one of four countries the European Union notified Monday that some eggs contaminated with an insecticide may have crossed their borders, reporte

Society » Health | August 9, 2017, Wednesday // 13:44 | Viewed: 1998

Deputy Minister of Health: '80% of Emergency Medical Calls on the Black Sea Coast are not for Emergencies'

''There is no financial opportunity to appoint more Emergency medical services  on the Black Sea coast during the summer season than we need.

Society » Health | August 4, 2017, Friday // 15:02 | Viewed: 2445

20 Thousand People Sought Help at Pirogov Hospital just for July

20,000 people went through Pirogov in one of the two holiday months - July.

Society » Health | August 1, 2017, Tuesday // 11:26 | Viewed: 1666

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: 4723

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: 22941

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: 8110

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: 62454

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: 11835

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: 23553

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: 4812

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: 79504

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: 28199

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: 3584

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: 28632
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