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Scientists Behind Game-changing Cancer Immunotherapies Win Nobel Medicine Prize

STOCKHOLM/LONDON (Reuters) - American James Allison and Japanese Tasuku Honjo won the 2018 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine on Monday for game-changing discoveries about how to harness and manipulate the immune system to fight cancer.

Society » Health | October 1, 2018, Monday // 14:48 | Viewed: 3409

Restrictions of Export of Medicines that are in Short Supply on the Bulgarian Мarket


Society » Health | September 28, 2018, Friday // 17:37 | Viewed: 3908

The Bulgarian Health Minister Presented Two Scenarios for Health Insurance Model Reform

Two scenarios for reform of the health insurance model were presented by Minister of Health, Kiril Ananiev, in a discussion on the future of health care, held in the National Palace of Culture obn 26th of September.

Society » Health | September 27, 2018, Thursday // 16:16 | Viewed: 4700

West Nile Fever Claims First Victim in Bulgaria

A 84-year-old man from the village of Botevo in Yambol region died on 13th of September from West Nile Fever, but the laboratory results were released on 25th of September

Society » Health | September 26, 2018, Wednesday // 13:18 | Viewed: 6249

Plovdiv: Latest Bird Flu Case Affects 43,000 Laying Hens in a Farm in Trilistnik


Society » Health | September 21, 2018, Friday // 21:47 | Viewed: 4012

Weekly Clinical Examinations in Bulgarian Pig Farms Continue


Society » Health | September 13, 2018, Thursday // 10:09 | Viewed: 4946

World Health Organisation: Rising European Life Expectancy Undermined by Obesity

Life expectancy in Europe continues to increase but obesity and the growing proportion of people who are overweight risks reversing this trend, the World Health Organization warned Wednesday.

Society » Health | September 12, 2018, Wednesday // 15:44 | Viewed: 4014

The Bulgarian Cabinet Approved BGN 6 Million for a Scientific Health Program

Approximately BGN 6 million will be awarded as a national scientific program for innovative, low-toxic, biologically active means of precision medicine.

Society » Health | September 12, 2018, Wednesday // 15:10 | Viewed: 4364

12 Passengers Fall ill on Board 2 Separate American Airlines Flights to Philadelphia from Europe

Twelve passengers on American Airlines flights from Paris and Munich reported experiencing flu-like symptoms.

Society » Health | September 7, 2018, Friday // 12:24 | Viewed: 2917

Emirates Airline: Passengers Sick on Dubai-New York Flight

Nineteen people have been taken ill after an Emirates airline plane landed in New York, officials say.

Society » Health | September 6, 2018, Thursday // 11:01 | Viewed: 2256

Human Case of West Nile Fever Reported in Bulgaria’s Plovdiv

A man from Plovdiv is infected with West Nile fever, Professor Todor Kantardzhiev, Director of the National Center for Contagious and Parasitic Diseases told BNT on 3rd of September.

Society » Health | September 5, 2018, Wednesday // 15:17 | Viewed: 4093

WHO: 1.4 Billion Risk Disease from Lack of Exercise

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Society » Health | September 5, 2018, Wednesday // 14:51 | Viewed: 3998

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: 2654

BFSA Sends Tips for Farmers to Identify African Swine Fever


Society » Health | September 4, 2018, Tuesday // 12:49 | Viewed: 4137

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


Society » Health | September 3, 2018, Monday // 16:17 | Viewed: 2689

Varna: Positive Test Result for African Swine Fever in Tutrakantsi


Society » Health | August 31, 2018, Friday // 18:58 | Viewed: 4721

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: 5823

Russian Trolls Spread Misinformation in Vaccine Debate

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Society » Health | August 28, 2018, Tuesday // 10:58 | Viewed: 8386
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