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The Air in Sofia - Dangerous for your Health?

Sofia ranked third in the world in air pollution, according to the world agencies for air quality, cited by BGNES.

Society » Health | December 13, 2019, Friday // 18:15 | Viewed: 1815

1.5% of the People in Bulgaria Have Unmet Medical Needs due to Treatment being Unaffordable

In the European Union (EU), 3.

Society » Health | December 12, 2019, Thursday // 16:57 | Viewed: 1872

For the First Time since 2017: Bird Flu in the UK

The British government announced a confirmed case of avian flu last night at a at a chicken farm in eastern England - the first such case since June 2017, BTA quoted Reuters as saying.

Society » Health | December 11, 2019, Wednesday // 13:57 | Viewed: 1711

First Polio Case in Malaysia in 27 Years

Malaysia registered the first case of polio in 27 years, the France Press reported, citing the Malaysian Ministry of Health.

Society » Health | December 9, 2019, Monday // 10:52 | Viewed: 1854

Minister Desislava Taneva: There is no Salmonella-Infected Chicken on the Market

109 tons of salmonella-infected chicken meat from Poland were confiscated, Bulgaria’s Minister of Agriculture and Food Desislava Taneva announced.

Society » Health | December 8, 2019, Sunday // 16:49 | Viewed: 1927

More than 140,000 People Died from Measles Globally Last Year

Worldwide more than 140,000 people died from measles in 2018, according to new estimates from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United States Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention (CDC).

Society » Health | December 6, 2019, Friday // 18:12 | Viewed: 2282

At Least 100 Tonnes of Chicken Infected with Salmonella Has Reached the Bulgarian Market

At least 100 tonnes of chicken infected with salmonella has reached the Bulgarian market, the Bulgarian Food Safety Agency reported.

Society » Health | December 5, 2019, Thursday // 18:11 | Viewed: 3287

Contraceptive Pill That Needs to be Taken Only Once a Month is on the Way

Pharmaceutical scientists are developing a pill that is taken by women once a month and is capable of preventing pregnancy, the BBC reports.

Society » Health | December 5, 2019, Thursday // 11:32 | Viewed: 3814

Brazil Approved the Sale of Cannabis for Medical Purposes

Brazil has approved the sale of cannabis-based products for medical use to people with prescriptions, AFP reported.

Society » Health | December 4, 2019, Wednesday // 11:19 | Viewed: 2539

Death Cases due to HIV Are Decreasing

Of the 5.

Society » Health | December 2, 2019, Monday // 15:35 | Viewed: 2050

1 in 4 Children Are Addicted to their Smartphones

One-quarter of children are permanently addicted to their mobile devices and experience discomfort and anxiety when they are nearby, the Daily Mail reported.

Society » Health | December 2, 2019, Monday // 14:15 | Viewed: 2810

Today Is the World AIDS Day

On December 1, we celebrate.

Society » Health | December 1, 2019, Sunday // 13:25 | Viewed: 2387

New York Banned Flavoured E-Cigarettes

The New York City Council almost unanimously voted to ban flavoured e-cigarettes, CNBC reported.

Society » Health | November 27, 2019, Wednesday // 15:12 | Viewed: 2277

Revolution in Technology: Device Detects 13 Types of Cancer from a Single Drop of Blood

Japan's Toshiba Corporation has developed technology to detect 13 types of cancer from a single drop of blood with 99 percent accuracy, the company announced Monday, TASS reported.

Society » Health | November 25, 2019, Monday // 16:25 | Viewed: 2788

9 Snacks You Can Eat in the Evening

Many people have a habit of eating large amounts of food at dinner, and shortly before bedtime they finish off the evening with something else - popcorn in front of the TV, sweets, or a few more bites of the delicious dinner.

Society » Health | November 20, 2019, Wednesday // 17:35 | Viewed: 2141

The Warm Weather Postponed the Flu by a Month

This autumn the temperatures in Sofia won’t fall below 0.

Society » Health | November 19, 2019, Tuesday // 16:17 | Viewed: 2464

More than 1 Million Babies Die due to Premature Birth

More than 15 million babies are born prematurely each year (2012 data), and in Europe alone they are about 500,000.

Society » Health | November 18, 2019, Monday // 16:58 | Viewed: 2407

The Disease of the New Age - About 25% of the People Have Suffered from Depression at least Once

One in four people worldwide has suffered form depression at least once.

Society » Health | November 18, 2019, Monday // 09:54 | Viewed: 2848

Germany Approved a Law that Will Make Vaccination Mandatory

The German Bundestag has approved a law that will make measles vaccination mandatory in kindergartens and schools from March 1, 2020, DPA reported.

Society » Health | November 15, 2019, Friday // 11:43 | Viewed: 3092

The UN to Reduce the “Overly Expensive" Price of Insulin

The World Health Organization has announced a scheme to reduce the "overly expensive" price of insulin, BNR reported, citing the BBC.

Society » Health | November 15, 2019, Friday // 11:02 | Viewed: 2716

Today Is the World Diabetes Day - more than 650,000 People in Bulgaria Live with the Disease

World Diabetes Day is celebrated annually on 14 November each year by decision of the International Diabetes Federation and the World Health Organization, in response to growing concern about the future of millions of people suffering from the disease.

Society » Health | November 14, 2019, Thursday // 11:47 | Viewed: 2598
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