HEALTH

Flu death toll climbs to 20

If the flu death toll stood at 14 on Friday, it climbed to 20 by Sunday. The last victim is a 68-year-old man who died at the County Hospital in Galati on Saturday. Like the other previous victims, the man ...

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Denmark Embassy in Bucharest does Christmas song for MagiCAMP

The Danish Embassy to Romania has recorded a music video on Christmas to raise awareness on the activity of MagiCAMP NGO, which helps children with cancer, and to encourage all to support the cause. “Christmas is upon us! It is ...

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Admissions halted at Giulesti Maternity after 12 newborn babies confirmed with MRSA. 11 employees, carriers of the bacterium

Health Ministry and the Public Health Directorate have stopped all admissions at the Giulesti Maternity in Bucharest after 11 employees had been identified as carriers of MRSA. The employees are suspended, and the measure will remain in force until a ...

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Eurostat: Romania, last position in the EU in terms of health care expenditures

The most recent statistics on health care expenditure published by Eurostat indicate the range of expenditure on health care across European Union (EU) in 2016, in terms of both expenditure per inhabitant and the share of gross domestic product (GDP), ...

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