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Most Romanians in urban areas have turned to private medical services last year, survey says

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Three out of five Romanians (61%) have used private medical services last year to the detriment of public services, for laboratory medical analyzes, while public services have been used mostly for hospitalizations (39%) and surgical interventions (25%), a survey released ...

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Measles cases on the rise in Romania. Death toll-30

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The total number of measles cases confirmed in Romania by Friday, June 23 has mounted to 7,282, while 30 deaths have been reported. Meanwhile, a 31st death allegedly caused by measles is investigated in Arad. According to the National Center ...

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Anthrax case confirmed for man in Botosani County

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The Cantacuzino National Research and Development Institute for Microbiology and Immunology has confirmed the presence of anthrax for a 46-year-old man from Flondora village, Manoleasa commune in Botosani County, according to lab analyzes, the director Deputy Director of Public Health ...

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Eurostat: Romania, first in the EU on avoidable deaths rate

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In the European Union (EU), almost 1.7 million persons aged less than 75 died in 2014, while roughly 33 per cent of them (560,000 persons) could be considered as untimely, meaning 1 death out of 3 in the EU could ...

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Regina Maria Foundation marks 6 years of activity

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Regina Maria Social Polyclinic Foundation, founded by Dr. Wargha Enayati, who is also the founder of the Regina Maria private healthcare network, on Thursday celebrated 6 years of medical activity. “Our struggle with the sustainability of the current social system ...

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WHO: Romanians, the heaviest drinkers in the EU

Romanians boast a sad record, being the most avid alcohol drinkers in the European Union, after Lithuanians and equal to the Czechs, as the latest statistics by the World Health Organization reveal. The WHO study says that every Romanian has ...

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26th death because of measles – in Vaslui County

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Another child has died of measles, it is the first death caused by this disease in Vaslui County. The baby was 5 months old and died in the hospital. Two more cases of measles have been confirmed – a seven-month-old ...

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Vodafone Romania Foundation to finance seven projects this year through Connecting for Good program

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Seven winning projects of 2017 Connecting for Good financing round will receive EUR 600,000 from Vodafone Romania Foundation. According to a press release, the winning projects are “Connecting for Children with Autism” – Help Autism Association, “Hearing is a Gift. ...

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