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Only 40% of Bulgarians Consider Vaccines as Safe

Public distrust of vaccines means that the world is taking a step backwards in the fight against lethal but preventable diseases, said experts quoted by the BBC and the Bulgarian National Radio.

Society » Health | 9 hours ago | Viewed: 784

VMA Will Held Free Lyme Disease Tests

The Military Medical Academy (VMA) organizes free examinations for Lyme disease.

Society » Health | June 19, 2019, Wednesday // 08:20 | Viewed: 907

A New Boom of Lyme Disease Within a Month

Once again, there is a boom of tick bites in Sofia.

Society » Health | June 18, 2019, Tuesday // 14:13 | Viewed: 2199

Attention: Dangerous Weight Loss Pills

Dangerous weight loss pills are sold freely on the market.

Society » Health | June 17, 2019, Monday // 07:06 | Viewed: 2094

Artificial Intelligence Transforming the Healthcare Industry

Life is becoming fast with the passage of time, and most of you out there have little time to focus on your health.

Society » Health | June 13, 2019, Thursday // 13:48 | Viewed: 3331

Medical Specialists in Vidin Start Strike Action

Healthcare professionals in Vidin Hospital "Sveta Petka" are switching to effective strike action.

Society » Health | June 13, 2019, Thursday // 10:04 | Viewed: 1885

The End of Fried Foods in Kindergartens in Bulgaria

The Bulgarian state prohibits the preparation and supply of fried foods, cakes, wafers and candies in kindergartens, children's care facilities, and children's camps.

Society » Health | June 12, 2019, Wednesday // 10:52 | Viewed: 3870

Today Is the World Blood Donor Day

On the occasion of the World Blood Donor Day - June 14, the Bulgarian Red Cross and the National Center for Clinical and Transfusion Hematology (NCTH) will award the long-time voluntary and gratuitous blood donors with honorary plaques.

Society » Health | June 11, 2019, Tuesday // 10:46 | Viewed: 1953

Tick Bites Boom in Sofia

A large part of the municipalities in the country will launch an extraordinary “Tick” action because of the bitten boom.

Society » Health | June 10, 2019, Monday // 13:55 | Viewed: 2755

More Than 1 mln People Worldwide Are Infected with Sexually Transmitted Infections Every Day

Most infections are treatable and can easily be prevented, reported NOVA TV.

Society » Health | June 7, 2019, Friday // 17:20 | Viewed: 2545

An Innovative Project Will Monitor Over 700 Sick Bulgarians From a Distance

It will allow continuous, automatic and remote observation of elderly people living alone, reported NOVA TV.

Society » Health | June 7, 2019, Friday // 17:17 | Viewed: 2685

70 Cases of Lyme Disease and 30 of Marsh Fever After Tick Bites

"In case of a tick bite we recommend seeking medical attention, especially when it comes to children or when the tick has entered deep into the human skin.

Society » Health | June 6, 2019, Thursday // 11:39 | Viewed: 2759

More and More Children between 7 and 8 Years of Age Are Suffering from High Blood Pressure

More and more children at school and pre-school age develop arterial hypertension, also known as high blood pressure.

Society » Health | June 6, 2019, Thursday // 10:48 | Viewed: 2224

Scientists Have Found a New Drug which Fights Effectively with Breast Cancer

Scientists found that a drug named Kisqali (ribociclib )is effective in fighting breast cancer.

Society » Health | June 4, 2019, Tuesday // 14:50 | Viewed: 2549

Free Examinations for Migraine Sufferers Will Take Place at "St. Naum" Hospital in Sofia

Free medical examinations for patients with headaches will take place in University Hospital for Neurology and Psychiatry "Sveti Naum" "from 3rd to 7th June this year.

Society » Health | June 3, 2019, Monday // 12:01 | Viewed: 5843

The Number of People Infected with Measles in Bulgaria Continues to Grow

The number of measles cases in Bulgaria continues to grow.

Society » Health | June 1, 2019, Saturday // 11:21 | Viewed: 2915

Eurostat: Nearly 3300 People Died of Lung Cancer in 2018 in Bulgaria

Last year, about 110,000 people died in Bulgaria, nearly 15% of them, or about 17,000 people suffering from some form of cancer, show Eurostat data on mortality rates in EU countries and adverse health effects from smoking , which is a major trigger for m

Society » Health | May 31, 2019, Friday // 13:09 | Viewed: 2270

Serbia is Working on Legalizing Euthanasia

In the draft of the Civil Code there is a proposal for the legalization of euthanasia in Serbia.

Society » Health | May 30, 2019, Thursday // 14:13 | Viewed: 2714

Bulgaria Does Not Effectively Apply Sanctions Against Smoking

Bulgaria is lagging behind the rest of the EU in terms of restrictions that limit  smoking outside.

Society » Health | May 30, 2019, Thursday // 14:09 | Viewed: 4451

The Methadone’s Supplies that Treats 3,000 Drug Addicts Runs Out

The methadone’s supplies that treats 3,000 drug addicts runs out because the supplier company contract has expired.

Society » Health | May 30, 2019, Thursday // 13:13 | Viewed: 2090

792 Cases of Measles Have Been Registered in the Country since February 12th

792 cases of measles have been registered in the country since 12 February, Professor Todor Kantardjiev, Director of the National Center for Infectious and Parasitic Diseases (NCIPD), told BNR.

Society » Health | May 30, 2019, Thursday // 12:49 | Viewed: 2142
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