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Hyperbaric chamber at Floreasca’s ward for burnt, bought for antiageing treatment

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The new ward for burnt patients hosted by the Floreasca Hospital in Bucharest and the hyperbaric chamber are amid new scandal after information revealed they are still not functional. The Health minister himself disclosed that the hyperbaric chamber worth RON ...

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Anti-cancer treatment under way in Timisoara

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Romanian researchers from Timisoara together with a specialist from Germany are working on a revolutionary treatment that might help cure cancer. They are practically working on using genetically modified cells in order to destroy the cancer cells. A similar study ...

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Romanians, the least obese in the EU, Eurostat says

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Malta has the highest proportion of obese adults in Europe, while Romania is the least obese, according to the latest Eurostat study. Therefore, Romanians are in the best shape, as only 9.4% adults are obese, even over ranking Italians (10.7%) ...

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16 y.o. teenager in Arad dies from complications caused by measles

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A 16 year-old boy in Arad has died on Thursday in hospital due to complications caused by measles, given that the teenager suffered from a congenital condition and had not been vaccinated. This is is the third death recorded in ...

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Man dies from West Nile in Iasi

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An old man died in Iasi after being infected with the West Nile virus following a mosquito bite. Another four people in the county are officially reported as having the same virus. Nine such deaths have been reported countrywide so ...

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Three children with haemolytic uremic syndrome, hospitalized at Marie Curie Hospital

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Three children are currently hospitalized at the Marie Curie Hospital, the Department of Nephrology with haemolytic uremic syndrome, Professor Univ. Dr. Mihaela Bălgrădean has said on Thursday. According to her, two of her three children are on dialysis, one is ...

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First conclusions in Gyuri Pascu case: Potential superficial therapeutic approach. Prosecutors open file for suspect death

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Update: Judicial sources told Mediafax that the Prosecutor’s Office upon the Bucharest Tribunal opened a file of suspect death in Gyuri Pascu’s case. Prosecutors asked documents from the Bucharest-Ilfov Ambulance, while several people are to be summoned for hearings.   ...

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200 Sanitas trade unionists protest in front of Ministry of Finance

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More than 200 trade unionists in the health system have started on Tuesday at 11.00h an action of picketing the Ministry of Finance, the second in the series generically called “A Tuesday with Sanitas” and a trade union delegation is ...

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