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40 Countries are Affected by the Scandal with Fipronil Infected Eggs

The scandal of eggs contaminated with fipronil has affected 40 countries, the Austrian daily Die Presse writes.

Society » Health | September 5, 2017, Tuesday // 12:37 | Viewed: 3317

There is a Risk of New Batches of Egg Powder with Fipronil

There is a risk that new batches of egg powder with fipronil will reach Bulgaria.

Society » Health | September 3, 2017, Sunday // 13:37 | Viewed: 5938

False Websites Offered Goods on Behalf of the Health Ministry

The Health Ministry has alerted the Directorate-General for Combating Organized Crime and the Prosecutor's Office about the existence of counterfeits websites of the institution, DARIK informed.

Society » Health | September 1, 2017, Friday // 14:57 | Viewed: 6263

70% of Emergency Calls in Bulgaria Are not Urgent or are Fake

70% of the emergency calls in Bulgaria are not urgent or are fake, reported bTV.

Society » Health | August 31, 2017, Thursday // 09:33 | Viewed: 2317

The Bulgarian Food Safety Agency Detected New Shipment of Egg Yolk Powder with Fipronil Above the Norms

The Bulgarian Food Safety Agency (BFSA) has detected a new shipment of egg yolk powder delivered from Germany.

Society » Health | August 29, 2017, Tuesday // 15:40 | Viewed: 6646

The State Will Finance Four In Vitro Procedures

Annually, the state will allocate nearly BGN 3 million more to finance another in vitro procedure, reported BGNES.

Society » Health | August 29, 2017, Tuesday // 09:40 | Viewed: 5689

Free Screening For Tuberculosis Among Risky Groups will be Held in Russe

From September 8 to September, a mobile team will conduct free screening for tuberculosis among risky groups on the territory of Russe, reported BGNES.

Society » Health | August 28, 2017, Monday // 09:47 | Viewed: 5833

UK Supermarket ‘Sold Sausages and Ham Infected With Hepatitis’

Hepatitis E can cause liver cirrhosis in vulnerable people.

Society » Health | August 21, 2017, Monday // 16:23 | Viewed: 3482

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: 6849

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: 2899

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: 2474

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: 6747

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: 6635

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: 7018

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: 8724

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: 3023

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: 3317

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: 2380

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: 7419

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: 25479
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