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Iasi, medical premiere – first oncogenetic tests


A simple analysis can detect a hereditary gene that carries cancer. Iasi is the only medical center where one can get this analysis. After eight months of research, physicians from Iasi Oncogenetics Department diagnosed the first cancer diathesis (hereditary predisposition ...

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Therapeutic garden to send positive spirit to lunatic asylum’s patients in Arad

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A therapeutic garden was inaugurated at the Lunatic Asylum in C?pâlna?, Arad County on Wednesday, being the second such a location within a Romanian hospital. The idea of the first therapeutic garden belonged to another lunatic asylum in Arad, Mocrea, ...

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Dental Medicine specialization first choice for over 5,600 Romanian residents


Over 5,600 Medicine and Pharmacy graduates are enrolled this year in the national residency competition, on 23 November. Ministry of Health has provided over 3,900 post graduates and jobs. Romanian students are admitted to residency specialization programs by participating at ...

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Ebola suspected patient confirmed with malaria


The 60-old-year man from Constanta admitted to “Matei Bals” Hospital in Bucharest on Thursday with Ebola suspicion has malaria, Health Ministry informed on Friday. According to the quoted source, he is in critical condition, but yet stable and has been ...

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60 yo Romanian Ebola suspect taken to hospital


A 60 years old man originated from Constanta, who has recently returned from Nigeria, where he worked on a ship, was hospitalized on Thursday at the “Matei Bals” Institute in the Capital city, being suspect of infection with Ebola virus, ...

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New type of bionic hand. Made in Romania…


The technology is evolving, and still evolving… Bionic hand is no longer a novelty, but a utility which became more frequently used in the last century in areas like neurology, engineering, surgery, robotics. Scientists have already created a bionic hand ...

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Signs of Ebola in Romania: Over 20 people monitored


According to Western leaders, Ebola is the most serious health emergency of the past years. Recent data shows that Ebola pandemic is becoming more and more visible also in Romania where over 20 persons who have returned from Africa are ...

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EC penalizes Romania over toxic tailing pond


Romania fails again the test on environmental protection. In this regard, the European Commission is taking Romania to Court for a failure to comply with EU legislation on mining waste (i.e. waste resulting from the extraction, treatment and storage of ...

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EUR 1 M for HIV positive 25-year-old woman infected in Bacau hospital


A 25-year-old woman, who sued Bacau County Hospital after she contracted HIV virus there, will recover EUR 1 M compensation, following ten years of fighting in court. The young girl sued the hospital, saying she was infected there back in ...

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Malaria, not Ebola


The male patient from Ploiesti admitted to the ‘Matei Bals’ National Institute in Bucharest on Sunday was diagnosed with malaria, the institute’s manager Adrian Streinu Cercel told a press conference on Monday. Streinu Cercel said the patient was transferred to ...

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