HEALTH

Another fake doctor in Bucharest, remanded by Police

Another fake physician who professed as a homeopath, family doctor and imaging specialist was discovered in Bucharest. The 26-year-old man was detained on Tuesday for 24 hours and will be presented to the District 3 Court with a proposal for ...

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Eurostat: How often do you see a general practitioner? 82% of Romanians did not go to the dentist last year

In 2017, nearly four in ten people (38%) in the European Union (EU) went to see their generalist medical practitioner once or twice in the 12 months prior to the survey. A quarter (25%) consulted their generalist practitioner 3 to ...

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Another fake physician uncovered in Oradea. The doctor has performed aesthetic surgery for two years

A 39-year old woman from Oradea is suspect of performing aesthetic surgery for two years, although she is not physician – injections of hyaluronic acid into the lips and under the eyes. Police inform that two searches were conducted Wednesday ...

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Flu death toll reaches 131

The death toll caused by influenza has reached 131, according to the latest information from the National Center for Infectious Disease Control with the National Institute of Public Health. The last three people who died are two men – one ...

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OMV Petrom donates EUR 10 M for the first pediatric oncology hospital in Romania

OMV Petrom announced a donation of EUR 10 million for the construction of the first pediatric oncology hospital in Romania, a project developed by Daruieste Viata Association, with Oana Gheorghiu and Carmen Uscatu as co-founders. The sum raised so far ...

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Flu death toll soars to 127

Three more people have died due to flu, the death toll reaching 127. According to the latest information released on Friday by the National Center for Infectious Disease Control with the National Institute of Public Health, the three deceased are ...

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New scandal in the health system: Medical physicists without proper training treat patients with cancer

The College of Medical Physicists in Romania has revealed eight cases of persons without proper training who acted as medical physicists in the health system, although they are mechanical engineers, bio-engineers or chemists. They lacked proper training in physics but ...

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Death toll due to flu has reached 118

The number of people who died from flu has reached 118, according to the latest information from the National Center for Infectious Disease Supervision and Control with the National Institute of Public Health (INSP). The last five people have died ...

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