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Bulgaria's Health Minister Downplays Medicine Shortage Concerns Amid Insulin Supply Issues

In today's briefing held at the Ministry of Health, Bulgaria's Minister of Health, Prof. Hristo Hinkov, addressed concerns regarding the shortage of certain medicines in the country, particularly insulin

Society » Health | February 27, 2024, Tuesday // 15:45 | Viewed: 1869

In the Midst of Measles Concerns, Bulgaria Reports Zero Cases: Vaccination Key

As global health authorities sound the alarm over the resurgence of measles worldwide, Bulgaria stands out with a reassuring statistic: no confirmed cases of measles have been reported in the country since the beginning of the year.

Society » Health | February 24, 2024, Saturday // 10:52 | Viewed: 2680

After COVID-19: Bulgaria’s Mortality Rate Among The Highest In The World!

The mortality rate in Bulgaria is among the highest in the world, despite the adequate resources and vaccines

Society » Health | February 22, 2024, Thursday // 15:38 | Viewed: 2648

“Pirogov” Hospital Inspection: No Evidence of Crimes, Few Administrative Violations Noted

The inspection in “Pirogov” conducted by the Agency for State Financial Inspection (ASFI), initiated by the Bulgarian Minister of Health

Society » Health | February 21, 2024, Wednesday // 14:29 | Viewed: 1812

Bulgarian Minister of Health Calls for Action Against Doctors in Pirogov Hospital Scandal

“I anticipate the revocation of medical licenses and urge the Bulgarian Medical Association to intervene in the case of the recording from 'Pirogov,' where emergency room physicians are heard issuing threats against Danae's relatives”, stated Minister of

Society » Health | February 19, 2024, Monday // 12:33 | Viewed: 1772

Bulgarian Doctors Will Provide Referrals For MRI Scans

Dr. Gergana Nikolova from the Bulgarian Medical Association commented on BNT that the importance of the changes and the significance of preventive check-ups lie not only in prevention but also in the opportunity to increase access to Magnetic Resonance Im

Society » Health | February 19, 2024, Monday // 10:16 | Viewed: 2046

Bulgarian Professor: The Flu Wave Has Passed

Professor Todor Kantardzhiev summarized in the studio of “The Day Begins” on BNT that the flu wave has passed, there will be more cases, but they will decrease with each passing week.

Society » Health | February 15, 2024, Thursday // 10:56 | Viewed: 1877

Emergency Patients Denied Hospital Admission in Sofia Amid ICU Shortages!

Hospitals in Sofia are facing a crisis as they turn away emergency patients due to a severe shortage of intensive care unit (ICU) beds

Society » Health | February 12, 2024, Monday // 17:12 | Viewed: 2305

Bulgarian Regions Announce Changes to Anti-Epidemic Measures

Several regions in Bulgaria are adjusting their anti-epidemic measures in response to the evolving influenza situation

Society » Health | February 5, 2024, Monday // 19:00 | Viewed: 2927

Study: Think Twice Before Starting Diet

A new qualitative research looks at the negative interpersonal and psychological consequences of 'yo-yo dieting,' or weight cycling.

Society » Health | February 5, 2024, Monday // 15:26 | Viewed: 1882

Flu Epidemic Will Not Be Declared In Sofia

The declaration of a flu epidemic in Sofia is currently off the table as the number of cases is decreasing throughout the country, including in the capital

Society » Health | February 5, 2024, Monday // 12:17 | Viewed: 2242

Bulgaria: Flu Epidemic Declared in Dobrich (UPDATED MAP)

In a press release today, Svetla Angelova, the director of the Regional Health Inspection (RHI) in Dobrich, sounded the alarm as an influenza epidemic officially blankets the region from February 5-12

Society » Health | February 2, 2024, Friday // 16:00 | Viewed: 3815

Bulgaria Officially Presented Its First Medical Helicopter

Today marked a significant milestone for Bulgaria's healthcare as the Minister of Health, Hristo Hinkov, officially presented the nation's inaugural medical helicopter.

Society » Health | February 2, 2024, Friday // 14:35 | Viewed: 3026

COVID-19 In Bulgaria: 53 New Cases In The Last 24 Hours

The new confirmed cases of coronavirus in Bulgaria for the last 24 hours are 53, according to the data of the Unified Information Portal

Society » Health | February 2, 2024, Friday // 09:02 | Viewed: 1791

Bulgaria Continues To Battle The Flu In Multiple Regions

Amid a rapid escalation in flu cases, numerous regions in Bulgaria are grappling with a growing epidemic, prompting authorities to implement decisive measures to contain its spread

Society » Health | February 2, 2024, Friday // 08:42 | Viewed: 2582

Studies On Infant Mice Offer A Novel Strategy To Stop The Flu From Spreading To Humans

It has long been known by scientists that many bacteria and viruses cause illnesses by first attaching themselves to sugar molecules on the cell surfaces lining mammals' sinuses and throats, including humans.

Society » Health | February 1, 2024, Thursday // 18:04 | Viewed: 1789

Sky Lifesavers: Bulgaria Welcomes Its First Lifesaving Air Ambulance Helicopter

Bulgaria celebrates the arrival of its first air ambulance medical helicopter, completing its inaugural independent flight from Italy and now stationed at the border police air base in the bustling "Vrazhdebna" district of the capital

Society » Health | February 1, 2024, Thursday // 17:30 | Viewed: 2977

Unexplained Weight Loss In Older People Is Linked With Increased Risk Of Fractures

Unexplained rapid weight loss in elderly persons may indicate an underlying condition and be associated with an increased risk of falls and fractures, as well as a poorer long-term prognosis.

Society » Health | February 1, 2024, Thursday // 14:15 | Viewed: 1750

COVID-19 In Bulgaria: 67 New Cases In The Last 24 Hours

The new confirmed cases of coronavirus in Bulgaria for the last 24 hours are 67, according to the data of the Unified Information Portal

Society » Health | February 1, 2024, Thursday // 09:31 | Viewed: 2063

COVID-19 In Bulgaria: 93 New Cases In The Last 24 Hours

2,474 tests were performed, the data of the Unified Information Portal show

Society » Health | January 31, 2024, Wednesday // 14:26 | Viewed: 1870

Bulgaria's Battle Against The Flu: Learning Pause in Multiple Regions, Epidemic Declared In More Regions

In response to the relentless surge in flu cases, Burgas, Sofia-region, Yambol, and Haskovo have decided to extend the suspension of on-site education for student

Society » Health | January 30, 2024, Tuesday // 18:24 | Viewed: 3300
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