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State of Emergency Declared in Rousse District over African Swine Fever

State of emergency has been declared on July 23 on the territory of Bulgaria’s Rousse District (northern Bulgaria) in relation to the spread of African swine fever after the infection has entered one of the largest pig farms in the area.

Society » Health | July 24, 2019, Wednesday // 08:36 | Viewed: 2204

Malaria Strain Resistant to Two Key Drugs is Rapidly Spreading

A malaria strain resistant to two key drugs is rapidly spreading from Cambodia to Vietnam, Laos and northern Thailand, with the "terrifying prospect" to reach Africa, scientists warned today, quoted by BTA.

Society » Health | July 23, 2019, Tuesday // 13:13 | Viewed: 2246

Expert: There is no Meat Infected with African Swine Fever on the Bulgarian Market

The virus is not dangerous for the people, Dr.

Society » Health | July 23, 2019, Tuesday // 11:19 | Viewed: 2034

17,000 Pigs in Rousse Region will be Culled to Contain African Swine Fever

Some 17,000 pigs will be culled in an industrial farm in the village of Nikolovo, near Bulgaria’s Rousse.

Society » Health | July 22, 2019, Monday // 22:26 | Viewed: 2300

First Industrial Farm Hit by African Swine Fever in Bulgaria

Bulgarian Food Safety Agency on Saturday confirmed the first outbreak of African swine fever in an industrial farm in the country.

Society » Health | July 21, 2019, Sunday // 08:22 | Viewed: 3663

Vaccine For HIV Will be Tested on Humans

Experiments with monkeys have given encouraging results, writes NOVA TV.

Society » Health | July 18, 2019, Thursday // 17:54 | Viewed: 3287

Hepatitis A Boom near Burgas

Hepatitis boom near the sea.

Society » Health | July 18, 2019, Thursday // 12:09 | Viewed: 3241

A Free Hepatitis C Research Campaign Starts Tomorrow

A “Let’s find the missing 69,000" campaign which aims to detect hepatitis C infected patients starts.

Society » Health | July 17, 2019, Wednesday // 13:11 | Viewed: 2945

EU Agriculture Ministers Discussed the Situation with African Swine Fever

The Agriculture Ministers of the Member States in the European Union (EU) discussed the situation with the African swine fever (ASF) disease in Bulgaria.

Society » Health | July 17, 2019, Wednesday // 09:26 | Viewed: 3517

About 1.7 million People Have Been Infected with the HIV Virus in 2018

This represents a drop of 16% compared to 2010.

Society » Health | July 16, 2019, Tuesday // 11:38 | Viewed: 2468

Dr. Miroslav Parvanov: African Swine Fever is Becoming a Global Problem

The Association of Industrial Swine Breeding and the Association of Swine Breeders convened a meeting with journalists on the occasion of the growing disease of African swine fever and the consequences for the sector.

Society » Health | July 16, 2019, Tuesday // 11:28 | Viewed: 2534

The Health Insurance Contribution Remains 8%, however, Bulgarians Will Have to be Additionally Insured with a Health Insurance Fund.

The health insurance contribution remains 8%.

Society » Health | July 15, 2019, Monday // 12:30 | Viewed: 3257

Six Swimming Pools in Sofia with Water Quality Violations

Differences in water quality by chemical indicators were found in 6 swimming pools in Sofia.

Society » Health | July 12, 2019, Friday // 18:53 | Viewed: 4216

Bulgarian Health Ministry with Decision to Open a National Multi-Profile Children's Hospital

Minister of Health Kiril Ananiev signed a decision to open a public procurement contract with the subject: "Selection of a contractor for engineering (design, construction and author supervision) of the National Multi-Profile Children's Hospital".

Society » Health | July 11, 2019, Thursday // 12:24 | Viewed: 3272

The Bulgarian Health Fund Owes BGN 285 Million to Foreign Institutions

The National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) owes BGN 285 million to foreign institutions.

Society » Health | July 9, 2019, Tuesday // 19:52 | Viewed: 4431

African Swine Fever is Spreading in Bulgaria

African swine fever is spreading, the transmission of the virus among feral and domestic pigs is very dangerous, Dr.

Society » Health | July 9, 2019, Tuesday // 19:40 | Viewed: 3167

Less than 1 % of the Pharmacies in Bulgaria Work 24/7

Less than 1% are the non-stop pharmacies from all pharmacies in the country, BNR reports.

Society » Health | July 9, 2019, Tuesday // 13:47 | Viewed: 3953

BFSA Began the Forced Killing of all Domestic Pigs, Affected by African Plague

The forced killing and disposal of all domestic pigs affected by the outbreak of African plague in the village of Novachene in Pleven began.

Society » Health | July 7, 2019, Sunday // 09:48 | Viewed: 3376

Strict Measures to Protect Bulgaria from an African Swine Fever

We must implement preventive measures very strictly, if we want to protect the country from an African swine fever epidemic, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Forestry Desislava Taneva told journalists in the parliament, in reference to the outbreak in Pl

Society » Health | July 5, 2019, Friday // 18:38 | Viewed: 2566

Bulgaria Involved in an International Scandal: Counterfeit Packaging of Cancer Medicines

Bulgaria is involved in an international drug scandal.

Society » Health | June 30, 2019, Sunday // 12:19 | Viewed: 4150

Triple Jump of Cancer Patients in Bulgaria for 37 Years

Triple jump in cancer patients for 37 years, from 1980 to the 2017.

Society » Health | June 25, 2019, Tuesday // 14:10 | Viewed: 4490
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