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Rising CO2 Levels Putting Millions at Risk of Nutritional Deficiencies

Rising levels of carbon dioxide (CO2) from human activity are making staple crops such as rice and wheat less nutritious and could result in 175 million people becoming zinc deficient and 122 million people becoming protein deficient by 2050, according to

Society » Health | September 4, 2018, Tuesday // 16:42 | Viewed: 2563

BFSA Sends Tips for Farmers to Identify African Swine Fever


Society » Health | September 4, 2018, Tuesday // 12:49 | Viewed: 4068

Bulgarian Pupils will Receive Milk, Fruit and Vegetables Thanks to an EU Programme


Society » Health | September 3, 2018, Monday // 16:17 | Viewed: 2616

Varna: Positive Test Result for African Swine Fever in Tutrakantsi


Society » Health | August 31, 2018, Friday // 18:58 | Viewed: 4398

Bulgaria Completes Border Fence To Stop Entry Of Animals With African Swine Fever

Bulgaria has completed the construction of a wire fence on the border with Romania to prevent the arrival of migratory animals infected with African swine fever, an official said on Tuesday.

Society » Health | August 29, 2018, Wednesday // 11:04 | Viewed: 5602

Russian Trolls Spread Misinformation in Vaccine Debate

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Society » Health | August 28, 2018, Tuesday // 10:58 | Viewed: 8281

Bulgaria's Mentally ill Battle for Dignity

KURILO, Bulgaria: At the psychiatric hospital in Kurilo in the mountainous countryside near the Bulgarian capital Sofia, around 100 patients languish on their beds in dilapidated surroundings.

Society » Health | August 27, 2018, Monday // 12:06 | Viewed: 3315

DR Congo Rolls out Prototype Ebola Drugs as Death Toll Rises to 67

An outbreak of Ebola in eastern DR Congo has killed 67 people this month, authorities said Saturday, as they roll out a battery of new drugs to tackle the virus amid concerns it has spread to a rebel-encircled area.

Society » Health | August 26, 2018, Sunday // 22:55 | Viewed: 3936

Zero Tolerance: No Safe Level of Alcohol, Study Says

AFP - Even an occasional glass of wine or beer increases the risk of health problems and dying, according to a major study on drinking in 195 nations that attributes 2.

Society » Health | August 24, 2018, Friday // 15:26 | Viewed: 9495

Agriculture Minister with the Latest Information on Rinderpest Spread in Bulgaria


Society » Health | August 24, 2018, Friday // 14:40 | Viewed: 7827

Measles Cases Hit Record High in Europe

Cases of measles in Europe have hit a record high, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).

Society » Health | August 22, 2018, Wednesday // 17:39 | Viewed: 15916

Worst Anthrax Outbreak in 20 Years Hits French Farms

AFP More than 50 cows, sheep and horses have died in France's most serious outbreak of anthrax in two decades, according to officials who have warned of a vaccine shortage.

Society » Health | August 20, 2018, Monday // 17:26 | Viewed: 6163

The Bulgarian Health Minister Orders Inspections in Sliven Hospital


Society » Health | August 20, 2018, Monday // 17:14 | Viewed: 3795

Bulgaria to Finish Building Fence on Romanian Border Next Week

Bulgaria has built over 101 kilometers out of the 133 kilometers of fencing on its border with Romania, with the purpose of preventing the spread of the African swine fever virus by boars in Romania that may cross the border, according to Bulgaria’s deput

Society » Health | August 17, 2018, Friday // 17:25 | Viewed: 7239

Increase in Palm Oil Consumption in Bulgaria

Bulgarians consume an increasing amount of palm oil in their milk products according to Ivan Grancharov from the Association of Dairy Processors in Bulgaria.

Society » Health | August 15, 2018, Wednesday // 12:00 | Viewed: 6916

Bulgaria's EUR 24.9 Million Ambulance Supply Tender Attracts Seven Bids

SOFIA (Bulgaria), August 13 (SeeNews) - Bulgaria's health ministry has received seven offers in its 48.

Society » Health | August 14, 2018, Tuesday // 10:13 | Viewed: 3003

Ministry of Health to Open Bids for Delivery of 400 Emergency Ambulances


Society » Health | August 11, 2018, Saturday // 11:15 | Viewed: 7454

Bulgarian Food Safety Agency Lifts Ban on Poultry Markets


Society » Health | August 9, 2018, Thursday // 12:55 | Viewed: 5486

Euronews: How to Kill Thousands of Animals in a Few Days, Bulgaria's Battle with Livestock Plague

After Ovine rinderpest was discovered in Voden, the Bulgarian authorities had to work out how to kill thousands of animals in a matter of days.

Society » Health | July 31, 2018, Tuesday // 17:33 | Viewed: 2678

Elton John Blasts 'Bigoted' Nations for Hampering AIDS Fight

Elton John Tuesday blasted Russia and eastern Europe governments for "discrimination against gays" saying such bigotry was thwarting the fight against AIDS, as scientists announced disappointing results in the quest for a cure.

Society » Health | July 24, 2018, Tuesday // 19:59 | Viewed: 2741
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