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60,000 People in Bulgaria Suffer From Eating Disorders

60,000 people in Bulgaria suffer from eating disorders, according to unofficial statistics.

Society » Health | November 23, 2017, Thursday // 10:53 | Viewed: 3472

Roma Ghetto in Southern Bulgarian City Struggling with Hepatitis A Outbreak

There is boom of infected patients with hepatitis A in Rakovski.

Society » Health | November 23, 2017, Thursday // 10:13 | Viewed: 3609

42% of Cancer Cases in the United States are due to Unhealthy Lifestyles

Nearly every fourth of every ten cases of cancer in the United States (42%) are due to poor lifestyle choices, including smoking, poor nutrition and other avoidable factors.

Society » Health | November 22, 2017, Wednesday // 13:49 | Viewed: 3048

Medical Establishments in Bulgaria are Out of Influenza Vaccines

Influenza vaccines have ended, alarm bTV.

Society » Health | November 22, 2017, Wednesday // 09:23 | Viewed: 3207

The Sale of 21 Tonnes of Unfit Meat has been Stopped

The sale of 21 tonnes of meat that is unfit for human consumption has been stopped, the National Revenue Agency (NRA) said.

Society » Health | November 17, 2017, Friday // 12:55 | Viewed: 2922

Equal Access to Medicines is a Priority for Bulgaria and the Netherlands

Ensuring equal access to medicines for all citizens of the European Union is a priority for both Bulgaria and the Netherlands, the Prime Ministers of the two countries, Boyko Borissov and Mark Rutte, said on 15th of November as quoted by the press office

Society » Health | November 16, 2017, Thursday // 12:52 | Viewed: 2890

460 000 Bulgarians Live with Diabetes

Today is the World Day for Fighting Diabetes.

Society » Health | November 14, 2017, Tuesday // 13:28 | Viewed: 2784

Decorated Cups Could be Potentially Harmful

Decorated cups may contain harmful levels of lead and cadmium, UPI reported, citing British scientists.

Society » Health | November 8, 2017, Wednesday // 14:36 | Viewed: 3401

Dark Chocolate is Useful for Treating High Blood Pressure

Black chocolate lovers will surely be glad to learn that it is useful against high blood pressure and reduces the risk of heart attack, according to a US study.

Society » Health | November 7, 2017, Tuesday // 15:27 | Viewed: 3216

The Bulgarian Food Safety Agency Denies that Meat with Antibiotics Reaches Consumers

Bulgarian meat is among the most contaminated with antibiotics in the EU according to the seventh annual report of the European Medicines Agency on the sale of antibiotics for animals in 30 European countries in 2015.

Society » Health | November 7, 2017, Tuesday // 07:58 | Viewed: 4198

The American Society of Reproductive Medicine: Men will be Able to Give Birth

From tomorrow men will be able to give birth.

Society » Health | November 6, 2017, Monday // 15:14 | Viewed: 4235

It Turns out Bulgarian Meat is Filled with Antibiotics

Bulgarian meat is one of the most contaminated with antibiotics in the EU.

Society » Health | November 6, 2017, Monday // 12:50 | Viewed: 7880

There are 4 Outbreaks of Bird Flu in Bulgaria

A total of four outbreaks of avian influenza have been found on the territory of the country - in the districts of Dobrich, Haskovo, Sliven and Yambol, the press agency of the Bulgarian Food Safety Agency said.

Society » Health | November 6, 2017, Monday // 10:15 | Viewed: 4464

Poland Legalises Medical Cannabis

Polish pharmacists will be allowed to treat people with cannabis after the drug was legalised for medicinal purposes, The Independent writes.

Society » Health | November 5, 2017, Sunday // 11:30 | Viewed: 4238

Red Cross Apologise for Losing $5m of Ebola Funds to Fraud

The Red Cross has confirmed that more than $5m (£3.

Society » Health | November 3, 2017, Friday // 17:26 | Viewed: 3576

7 Hospitals Offer Free Screenings during the Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

In the Prostate Cancer Awareness Month 2017, seven state and municipal hospitals in Sofia are uniting their efforts to increase awareness about the importance of prostate screenings and early detection and prevention, according to the Bulgarian National T

Society » Health | November 3, 2017, Friday // 16:19 | Viewed: 2831

The Doctors' Union has Warned of Bankruptcies in Hospitals

Hospitals will bankrupt warn the Bulgarian Medical Association (BMA), Nova TV reported.

Society » Health | November 3, 2017, Friday // 08:52 | Viewed: 3116

Russia Restricts Imports of Chicken Meat from Bulgaria

Russian Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Control (ROS) has introduced temporary restrictions on imports of chicken meat from Bulgaria, RIA Novosti reported.

Society » Health | November 2, 2017, Thursday // 17:00 | Viewed: 21900

More than Half of the Medics in Bulgaria are over 55 Years of Age

There are fewer young doctors are in our country.

Society » Health | October 30, 2017, Monday // 09:39 | Viewed: 17232

About 20 Municipal Hospitals in Bulgaria are Facing Bankruptcy

About 20 municipal hospitals in the country are in severe financial condition and may go bankrupt, reports BNT.

Society » Health | October 29, 2017, Sunday // 10:43 | Viewed: 3558

Trump Announced Opioid Addiction Epidemic in the US

US President Donald Trump pledged yesterday to overcome America's opioid addiction and announced the crisis is with a status of an emergency, threatening public health, Associated Press reported.

Society » Health | October 27, 2017, Friday // 12:49 | Viewed: 4756
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