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Floreasca hospital manager sacked


Health minister on Thursday sacked the manager of Floreasca Hospital Nicusor Louchi for the Burnt ward is not functional yet after three months and the medical staff was not at work. Minister Patriciu Achimas-Cadariu paid a flying visit to Floreasca ...

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Health system trade unionists warn of general strike in June

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The trade union Sanitas has decided, following the National Council works Thursday morning, that in June it will go on general strike and, as a sign of protest, about 200 union members have taken a ‘walk’ from the Ministry of ...

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At least 13 injured in the Colectiv nightclub fire were killed by bacteria in hospitals


At least 13 injured in the Colectiv nightclub fire, admitted to four hospitals in Bucharest, have died due to extremely aggressive bacteria. Their medical records show this, records handed over by doctors to journalist Catalin Tolontan. The information was published ...

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A woman from Cluj has typhoid fever, Cantacuzino Institute confirms diagnosis

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Doctors in Cluj are on alert after a woman came to the hospital with symptoms of typhoid fever. According to tvr.ro sources, the analyses sent to Cantacuzino Institute in Bucharest confirmed that she is infected with typhoid salmonella. According to ...

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Colectiv survivors, relatives of the dead youngsters set up association

colectiv association

The relatives of the Colectiv fire’s victims, as well as the survivors of the deadly blaze set up an association aiming to file criminal complaints against former Health Minister Nicolae Bănicioiu, against secretary of state Raed Arafat and against the ...

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Four injured in the Colectiv fire urgently discharged from hospital in Brussels following terror attacks

Queen Astrid Military Hospital, Brussels

Four of the youngsters injured in the Colectiv fire last autumn, admitted to the “Queen Astrid” Military Hospital in Brussels are being discharged on Tuesday to make room for the people wounded in today’s terrorist attacks in the Belgian capital. ...

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PM Ciolos asks EC for explanations on the wrong Romanian cheese alert

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Romanian PM Dacian Ciolos asked the European Commission on Monday to clarify the wrong alert warning by the Italian authorities concerning the Romanian cheese, saying it affects the local economy. Italy had initially informed that the ewe-cheese made by Bradet ...

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Italian alert notification mistakes cheese made of cow milk by ewe-cheese


The product the Italian authorities notified on with the European Union’s Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASSF) concerning contamination with shiga toxin-causing Escherichia coli was not ewe-cheese, but cheese made of cow milk. Accoridng to a press release ...

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