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Romanians, the least obese in the EU, Eurostat says


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


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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Third child suspected of measles dies of the illness, Health Ministry confirms


The Health Ministry has announced on Thursday that the Cantacuzino Institute has confirmed a third child suspected of measles has died of the illness. “The Cantacuzino Institute on Thursday confirmed to the National Centre for Control of Infectious Diseases that ...

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Measles outbreak, 3 children have died


Measles epidemic in Romania has made victims, as three children have died, the latest case was recorded in the past few days. Moreover, according to the Ministry of Health, in the past eight months there were 675 confirmed cases of ...

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