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How do Romanians see the upcoming smoking ban?

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Almost 80% of the Romanians living in the city agree to the law banning smoking in public spaces which will come into force as of mid-March, reveals a study conducted by iSense Solutions. Half of the respondents (52%) who are ...

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E.coli bacteria tracked down in dairy products, poultry meat. One dead child from Argeș had eaten the E.coli infected cheese

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E.coli bacteria was tracked down in about 20 kilos of curds produced by Lactate Brădet company in Curtea de Argeș, Agriculture minister announced on Tuesday. The bacteria was also tracked down in poultry products in a household in Bacău. Following ...

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UPDATE Gov’t OKs tobacco draft law. Romania to offer expertise in anti-smoking legislation


Government approved in its Wednesday meeting the draft law that sets the terms for manufacture, presentation and sale of tobacco products and derivatives, in order to take over the European and international legislation in the national law, promoted for reducing ...

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Woman dies of AH1 virus in Ploiești


One patient died from AH1 flu at the County Emergency Hospital in Ploiești on Friday. “It’s a woman who had been admitted to the intensive care unit,” said the hospital manager. The woman was among the three hospitalized patients whose ...

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Parents of children with hemolytic uremic syndrome to sue the state. International experts arrive in Bucharest


Several parents of the children diagnosed with the hemolytic uremic syndrome intend to sue the state, slamming that the authorities have poorly managed this case. The grandfather of the third baby who died from this syndrome informed the parents would ...

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UPDATE: Third child dies at ‘Marie Curie’ hospital. PM’s Control Body is checking the way babies have been treated, causes for illnesses


A third baby with acute diarrheal illness has died Tuesday afternoon at the ‘Marie Curie’ Hospital in Bucharest, after two other children had died at the medical unit due to severe kidney problems. This third child was a little girl ...

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UPDATE: Second child dies in the case of Argeș County haemolytic uremic syndrome, 10 babies hospitalized. Negative results for orange samples

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Another child in from Arges County has died Monday morning at the ‘Marie Curie’ hospital in Bucharest due to serious digestive infections. Two babies have died to date, and another 10 are hospitalized, four are in serious condition. The baby ...

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Update: Oranges suspected to have caused the virulent digestive infection of the children in Arges


Five babies still in very serious condition. Two are mechanically ventilated. While epidemiological investigation is still underway in the case of the children from the Argeș county suffering from haemolytic uremic syndrome, a possbile clue of how they got infected ...

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