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Dutch ambassador’s wife, photo with the doctors at University Hospital. ‘MDs want Romania in Schengen’


Medical doctor Catalin Cirstoiu, who operated the Dutch ambassador’s wife, posted on Thursday on its Facebook page, a photo of Cristina van Bonzel and several MDs at Bucharest University Emergency Hospital, wearing T-shirts with the message ‘MDs want Romania in ...

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Gov’t asks for EC green light to write off Cantacuzino Institute’s debts


The Government is waiting for the European Commission’s green light to grant a state aid to Cantacuzino Institute, by writing off all the institution’s debts, PM Victor Ponta informed on Wednesday. He also said a plan must be drafted preventing ...

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Regina Maria Foundation launched second social polyclinic, following EUR 900,000 investment


by Monica Apostol Regina Maria Social Polyclinics Foundation launched yesterday its second Social Polyclinic in Bucharest, following an investment of EUR 900,000. The new social medical project targets people without income and those with low incomes up to RON 500 ...

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President Iohannis decorates doctor investigated for bribery

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Doctor Florin Rusu, chief of the intensive care unit of “Grigore Alexandrescu” hospital for children was decorated by president Klaus Iohannis on Monday, alomng with other doctors. A day after the awarding ceremony, local media revealed the doctor had been ...

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Mangalia Hospital pavilion revamped with the help of U.S. military

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Pavilion C of the Mangalia Municipal Hospital was inaugurated on Wednesday, with the U.S. Charge d’Affairs a.i., Dean Thompson attending the ribbon cutting ceremony, reads a press release issued by the U.S. Embassy in Bucharest. The renovation of the Pavilion ...

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UK doctors delete 200 diseases from Romanian baby’s genes


A Romanian baby whose parents are living in UK is the first one in Europe who is born completely healthy. The five-month baby boy, born in London after in vitro fertilization received a revolutionary treatment since he was just an ...

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President Iohannis vows to save Cantacuzino National Research Institute

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After visiting Cantacuzino National Research Institute on Wednesday, President Klaus Iohannis said he is set to lobby for solving the institute’s complicated situation and even by debating the issue within the Supreme Council of National Defense (CSAT). “First of all, ...

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Most Romanians die of heart diseases

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Cardiovascular diseases are the main mortality cause in Romania, prompting 60 percent of the deaths, up by 12 percent then the European average. Romanian heart doctors, rejoined at the National Cardiology Conference in Sibiu these days warn that the incidence ...

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MedLife opens the fourth hospital in Bucharest, investing EUR 1.4 M

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MedLife Titan is the fourth hospital in Bucharest of the Romanian private operator of medical services MedLife, a business family held by Mihail and Nicolae Marcu. The healthcare unit was opened on Thursday, following a EUR 1.4 million investment. According ...

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Ten Ukrainian injured military arrive in Bucharest to receive healthcare assistance

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Ten injured soldiers from Ukraine have been flown to Romania on Wednesday afternoon. They have been transported by a C-27J Spartan aircraft to Carol Davila Military Emergency Hospital in Bucharest. The Romanian military doctors are to see the injured military ...

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