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Man Dies of Legionnaires' Disease after Bulgarian Holiday

A man from Lanarkshire has died from Legionnaires' disease after staying at a Bulgarian hotel, it has been claimed.

Society » Health | August 20, 2019, Tuesday // 20:12 | Viewed: 3574

New Outbreak of African Swine Fever in Velingrad Municipality

An outbreak of African Swine Fever has been confirmed after a laboratory test of a dead wild boar in Arnautska Polyana area, the Municipality of Velingrad said on August 20.

Society » Health | August 20, 2019, Tuesday // 19:56 | Viewed: 2157

Second Outbreak of African Swine Fever in Alabak State Forest Enterprise

 A second outbreak of African swine fever has been registered in Alabak State Forest Enterprise, Pazardzhik Regional Governor Stefan Mirev said after a meeting of the Regional Epizootic Commission, Focus Radio – Pazardzhik reported.

Society » Health | August 20, 2019, Tuesday // 19:51 | Viewed: 2029

Romania Introduces an Additional Fee on Soft Drinks to Reduce Obesity

The Romanian Ministry of Finance has today published a draft decree providing for an increase in excise duty on cigarettes, the introduction of a tax on non-alcoholic beverages containing sugar and other fiscal measures, according to BTA.

Society » Health | August 20, 2019, Tuesday // 12:23 | Viewed: 2971

There is a Growing Need For Video Game Addiction Treatment Clinics

More and more teenagers suffer from this disease.

Society » Health | August 20, 2019, Tuesday // 12:08 | Viewed: 1957

Scientists: Obesity Doubles the Risk of Cancer

Scientists at the University of Bristol, England, have concluded that overweight and obesity increase the risk of cancer by at least 2 times, MedicalXpress reported.

Society » Health | August 20, 2019, Tuesday // 07:32 | Viewed: 2265

A Case of Malaria was Established at a Refugee Camp in Harmanli

The infected was admitted to a hospital in Plovdiv.

Society » Health | August 19, 2019, Monday // 17:15 | Viewed: 2186

First Case of African Swine Fever in Blagoevgrad Region

The first case of African Swine Fever in the Blagoevgrad region was registered on August 15.

Society » Health | August 16, 2019, Friday // 19:16 | Viewed: 2493

Two New Cases of West Nile Fever Confirmed in Bulgaria

On 15 August, the reference laboratory for tick-borne infections at the National Centre for Infectious and Parasitic Diseases confirmed two cases of West Nile fever, said the Ministry of Health.

Society » Health | August 16, 2019, Friday // 19:00 | Viewed: 2569

The National Antiaids Summer Campaign Strated on August 15

The national summer antiaids campaign strated on August 15.

Society » Health | August 16, 2019, Friday // 12:57 | Viewed: 2209

The United Kingdom May Be Left without some of Its Medicines after Brexit

The United Kingdom is asking logistics providers to bid for an express freight contract worth 25 million pounds a day to supply drugs to the country after it will leave the European Union on October 31, BNR reported.

Society » Health | August 15, 2019, Thursday // 15:17 | Viewed: 2862

Bulgaria will not be Able to Send People for Lung Transplant to Vienna

Austria stops foreigners' lung transplants, and in Vienna, it is the only hospital with which Bulgaria has an agreement for life-saving operations - up to five such procedures a year.

Society » Health | August 14, 2019, Wednesday // 20:24 | Viewed: 2677

The Cases of African Swine Fever in Wild Boar are Now 32

With the new outbreaks, the cases of African swine fever (ASF) in wild boar are now 32, Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Food and Forestry Atanas Dobrev told the Bulgarian National Television.

Society » Health | August 14, 2019, Wednesday // 10:01 | Viewed: 2725

The African Swine Fever has Reached Sofia

The Bulgarian Food Safety Authority (BFSA) finds new cases of African swine fever in feral pigs.

Society » Health | August 13, 2019, Tuesday // 21:58 | Viewed: 3251

New Cases of Lyme Disease and Marseilles Fever in Veliko Tarnovo

New cases of lyme disease and marseilles fever are registered in the area.

Society » Health | August 13, 2019, Tuesday // 17:31 | Viewed: 2729

Over 95% of Aneurysms Are Now Treated in Bulgaria

Over 95% of aneurysms are now treated in Bulgaria, too, Assoc.

Society » Health | August 13, 2019, Tuesday // 17:23 | Viewed: 2500

First Case of Measles in Varna

A 29-year-old man from Varna suffered from measles.

Society » Health | August 12, 2019, Monday // 13:12 | Viewed: 3282

How Do Doctors Save Lives From A Distance?

Telemedicine has been tested in Bulgaria for about a month, writes NOVA TV.

Society » Health | August 12, 2019, Monday // 11:13 | Viewed: 2115

Additional Biosecurity measures in Shumen against African Swine Fever

Additional measures to ensure the prevention of the spread of African Swine Fever are being taken in Shumen region after the first case of the disease was confirmed in Varbitsa municipality in the area, BNR reports on August 9, reports BNT.

Society » Health | August 9, 2019, Friday // 19:59 | Viewed: 2446

First Case of West Nile Fever in Bulgaria

The first case of West Nile fever in Bulgaria this year was reported in Montana.

Society » Health | August 9, 2019, Friday // 12:57 | Viewed: 2840

EU Commission: Spread of African Swine Fever in Bulgaria 'Worrying'

The spread of African swine fever in Bulgaria, which threatens the Balkan country’s pig breeding industry is worrying, an EU Commission spokeswoman said on Thursday, reports Euronews.

Society » Health | August 9, 2019, Friday // 08:26 | Viewed: 2541
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