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The Health Ministry Wants to Buy 400 Ambulances by March Next Year

The Ministry of Health will apply by the end of March 2018 to buy 400 ambulances equipped with state-of-the-art medical equipment and to renew 27 Emergency Medical Centers in the district towns with their 170 subsidiaries and 6 outsourced teams.

Society » Health | December 23, 2017, Saturday // 12:14 | Viewed: 2294

There is a Risk Patients to be Left Without Medications During the Holidays

There is a risk that patients will be left without medication during the holidays, pharmacists have warned, quoted by bTV.

Society » Health | December 21, 2017, Thursday // 17:04 | Viewed: 2121

Suspected Cholera Cases in Yemen has Hit 1 million

The number of suspected cholera cases in Yemen has hit 1 million with more than 80 percent of the population lacking food, fuel, clean water and access to healthcare in the country's civil war, the International Committee of the Red Cross said on Thursday

Society » Health | December 21, 2017, Thursday // 12:20 | Viewed: 1848

Shortage of Nurses in Veliko Tarnovo

A serious problem in Veliko Tarnovo - a shortage of nurses.

Society » Health | December 21, 2017, Thursday // 12:11 | Viewed: 2148

Vegan Burger Added to the Menu at McDonald's in Europe

Following successful tests, McDonald's in Sweden and Finland are putting a vegan burger on their menu.

Society » Health | December 20, 2017, Wednesday // 16:22 | Viewed: 2066

Healthy Child was Born in the United States from an Embryo Frozen 24 Years Ago

In the US state of Tennessee, the couple, Benjamin and Tina Gibson, became parents of an unusual child.

Society » Health | December 20, 2017, Wednesday // 15:12 | Viewed: 1985

Parliament to Vote Removal of Moratorium on Innovative Medicines

The parliamentary group of GERB, the majority partner in Bulgaria’s coalition government, will propose a removal of the moratorium on reimbursement of innovative medication and new therapies by the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF).

Society » Health | December 20, 2017, Wednesday // 14:37 | Viewed: 1967

Six New Centers for Emergency Medical Care in Sofia

Six new outpatient emergency centers will be opened in Zemliyane, Pirogov Hospital and Diagnostic and Consultation Centers - 5, 12, 23 and 24.

Society » Health | December 18, 2017, Monday // 15:39 | Viewed: 2013

Only 6% of Bulgarians Decided to Use the Opportunity to Take Out Their Insurance Online

Only 6% of Bulgarians have taken the opportunity to take out their insurance online.

Society » Health | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 15:03 | Viewed: 2742

The State is Taking Measures About the Export of Medicines

The Council of Ministers adopted legislative changes to curb the illegal parallel export of medicines, Nova TV reported.

Society » Health | December 13, 2017, Wednesday // 14:13 | Viewed: 2157

The Expected NHIF Deficit for this Year is About BGN 38 Million

The expected National Health Insurance Fund deficit for this year is about BGN 38 million.

Society » Health | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 13:08 | Viewed: 1925

Flu Epidemic in Bulgaria is Expected in late January and early February

A flu epidemic is expected in late January or early February, reports mediapool.

Society » Health | December 7, 2017, Thursday // 11:02 | Viewed: 2584

Pirogov Hospital Continues to Operate Despite the Protests

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Society » Health | December 6, 2017, Wednesday // 11:57 | Viewed: 2084

World AIDS Day 2017

New 220 HIV positive have been registered in Bulgaria this year with over 260,000 people surveyed.

Society » Health | December 1, 2017, Friday // 15:05 | Viewed: 2108

140 People Have Been Examined in the Pirogov Hospital for the Last 24 Hours

Over the last day, more than 140 victims of snow and ice have sought help in Pirogov, the medical center said, quoted by BGNES.

Society » Health | November 30, 2017, Thursday // 09:38 | Viewed: 2668

Patient Organizations are Protesting

Patient organizations are protesting.

Society » Health | November 28, 2017, Tuesday // 09:54 | Viewed: 2366

University Oncological Hospital Forms Groups for Psycho-emotional Support

Groups for psycho-emotional support of patients with oncological diseases are being started at the University Specialized Hospital of Oncology (USBALO) in the capital district of Darvenitsa, reports mediapool.

Society » Health | November 24, 2017, Friday // 12:08 | Viewed: 2497

The Constitutional Court of Italy has Voted for Mandatory Vaccines

The Italian Constitutional Court validated a bill voted this summer, which makes it compulsory to place 10 vaccines to enroll children in school, the agencies said.

Society » Health | November 23, 2017, Thursday // 12:30 | Viewed: 3841

60,000 People in Bulgaria Suffer From Eating Disorders

60,000 people in Bulgaria suffer from eating disorders, according to unofficial statistics.

Society » Health | November 23, 2017, Thursday // 10:53 | Viewed: 3094

Roma Ghetto in Southern Bulgarian City Struggling with Hepatitis A Outbreak

There is boom of infected patients with hepatitis A in Rakovski.

Society » Health | November 23, 2017, Thursday // 10:13 | Viewed: 3263

42% of Cancer Cases in the United States are due to Unhealthy Lifestyles

Nearly every fourth of every ten cases of cancer in the United States (42%) are due to poor lifestyle choices, including smoking, poor nutrition and other avoidable factors.

Society » Health | November 22, 2017, Wednesday // 13:49 | Viewed: 2656
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