PC "Lithuanian shipping company " the resoliution of the extraodinary general meeting of shareholders held on 19.06.2015
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Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - June 19, 2015 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Regarding setting of the distribution yield of the Lithuanian government securities issue LT1000607010
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Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - May 11, 2015 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

A rare case of an intact bone plug associated with a gunshot exit wound - Bird CE, Fleischman JM.
This case study presents an unusual manifestation of gunshot trauma in skeletal tissue from a post-World War II human rights abuse sample uncovered in Vilnius, Lithuania. After briefly reviewing the typical wound appearance of projectile trauma in the cran... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - April 12, 2015 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Spatial variation of male alcohol-related mortality in Belarus and Lithuania - Grigoriev P, Jasilionis D, Shkolnikov VM, Meslé F, Vallin J.
BACKGROUND: Numerous studies have addressed the problem of hazardous alcohol consumption, alcohol-related causes of death and their relationship to persisting excess male mortality in the countries of the former USSR. Yet relatively little is known about t... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - April 12, 2015 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Regarding of the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders of LESTO AB
LESTO AB, identification code 302577612, registered office placed at Žvejų str. 14, Vilnius, Republic of Lithuania. The total num]]> (Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE))
Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - April 3, 2015 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Foodsniffer analyses chemicals emitted by food to tell you whether it's safe to eat
The Lithuanian-designed gadget uses sensors to 'smell' temperature, humidity, ammonia and dangerous organic compounds present in food and then sends the results to a user's smartphone. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

20 Of The Most Ingenious Works Of Architecture In 2014
It's been a banner year for architecture your ten-year-old self dreamed of -- from 3D printed homes to buildings grown from trash. Below, we've compiled our favorite buildings of 2014. 1. a21studio's Rainbow Chapel: This rainbow chapel and community center, on the outskirts of Ho Chi Minh City, gives life to a region lacking in community centers for people to host conferences, weddings and exhibitions. The multicolored wonder was named World Architecture Festival (WAF)'s "building of the year" in 2014. 2. Isfahan Dreamland Commercial Center by Farshad Mehdizadeh Architects: This commercial center in Isfahan, ...
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - December 31, 2014 Category: Science Source Type: news

Workplace bullying and post-traumatic stress symptoms among family physicians in Lithuania: an occupation and region specific approach - Malinauskiene V, Einarsen S.
OBJECTIVES: The study investigated associations between workplace bullying and post-traumatic stress symptoms as compared to and controlled for associations between the latter and other psychosocial stress factors at work and in everyday life. The study em... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - December 31, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Chicken Soup Really Is 'Jewish Penicillin' For Your Cold. Mom Was Right.
If you were brought up by a Jewish mother, chances are you have been prescribed a hot bowl of chicken soup at a time you felt under the weather. Dr. Mom may have insisted it was a type of "Jewish penicillin," that it would lessen your sniffles and perk you right up. She was, in some regard, correct. In a 2000 study published in the journal of the American College of Chest Physicians, researchers found that chicken soup could help reduce upper-respiratory inflammation, which leads to those annoying qualities of a cold, like a stuffy head and incessant sneezing. Many doctors believe that colds are caused by viral ...
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - December 19, 2014 Category: Science Source Type: news

Lithuania: health system review.
Authors: Murauskiene L, Janoniene R, Veniute M, van Ginneken E, Karanikolos M Abstract This analysis of the Lithuanian health system reviews the developments in organization and governance, health financing, health-care provision, health reforms and health system performance since 2000.The Lithuanian health system is a mixed system, predominantly funded from the National Health Insurance Fund through a compulsory health insurance scheme, supplemented by substantial state contributions on behalf of the economically inactive population amounting to about half of its budget. Public financing of the health sector has g...
Source: Health systems in transition - November 11, 2014 Category: Health Management Tags: Health Syst Transit Source Type: news

ANH-Intl News Alerts: Week 45, 2014
Imbeciles in science, children with mysterious paralysis, GM biotech salmon, fluoride-free in Southampton, and Lithuania bans energy drinks for under 18’s (Source: Alliance for Natural Health)
Source: Alliance for Natural Health - November 5, 2014 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Sophie Tags: acute flaccid paralysis AFP Anne Glover AquaBounty ban biotech caffeine Colorado drinking water energy drinks europe fluoride fluoride-free GM international Lithuania Nassim Nicholas Taleb NPAFC polio precautionary pr Source Type: news

Traffic injury mortality trends in children and adolescents in Lithuania among road users - Strukcinskiene B, Uğur-Baysal S, Raistenskis J.
This study analyzes traffic mortality trends among road users from 1998 to 2012 in children and adolescents aged 0-19 years in Lithuania. National mortality data of pedestrians, cyclists, motorcyclists, and car occupants were used to compare trend lines. T... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - November 2, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The results of the Comprehensive Assessments of ECB and EBA
On the 26th of October 2014, the results of European Central Bank and European Banking Authority review of asset quality and capital position under stressed conditions were made available. The standardized outcomes are reported for SEB Group and the four subsidiary banks in the euro area, ie Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Germany. (Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE))
Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - October 26, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Traffic injury mortality trends in children and adolescents in Lithuania among road users - Strukcinskiene B, Uğur-Baysal S, Raistenskis J.
This study analyzes traffic mortality trends among road users from 1998 to 2012 in children and adolescents aged 0-19 years in Lithuania. National mortality data of pedestrians, cyclists, motorcyclists, and car occupants were used to compare trend lines. T... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - October 25, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Is it important to teach Lithuanian children swimming? Analysis of drowning and schoolchildren's knowledge of safe conduct at the water - Zuozienė IJ, Akelytė G, Zuoza AK.
Background. Research aim was to investigate statistical data of children and youth's (19 years old and under) deaths from drowning in the period from 2000 to 2012, as well as to establish the I-IVth form students' selfassessment of swimming skills and kno... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - October 22, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Women more likely to develop anxiety and depression after heart attack
According to research presented at Acute Cardiovascular Care 2014 by Professor Pranas Serpytis from Lithuania: “The World Health Organization predicts that by 2020 depression will be the second leading cause of disability and mortality in the world, surpassed only by ischaemic heart disease. Major depression follows MI in approximately 18% of cases and is an important predictor of disability and poor quality of life in the year post-MI.” Topics: Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS) (Source: ESC News and Press)
Source: ESC News and Press - October 19, 2014 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Patterns of acute whiplash-associated disorder in the Lithuanian population after road traffic accidents - Pajediene E, Janusauskaite J, Samusyte G, Stasaitis K, Petrikonis K, Bileviciute-Ljungar I.
OBJECTIVE: To investigate acute whiplash-associated disorder in the Lithuanian population who are unaware of the phenomenon. DESIGN: Controlled cohort study. Subjects/patients: Seventy-one patients were enrolled from the emergency departments of th... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - October 19, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Optimal learning competition: Mastering Lithuanian in an hour
Cognitive and educational psychology have unearthed many factors that influence how effectively humans retain information, yet we still don’t really know how to maximise the effectiveness of memorisation. This competition hopes to stimulate progress, creativity and knowledge-sharing in this educationally vital field, and by doing so to drive forward our shared understanding of the human mind. (Source: Psychonomic Society News)
Source: Psychonomic Society News - October 12, 2014 Category: Neuroscience Source Type: news

UPMC grows its global consulting
The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center is exporting its knowledge and management services around the world, to countries like China and Lithuania expanding healthcare for emerging middle class populations. read more (Source: Healthcare IT News)
Source: Healthcare IT News - October 10, 2014 Category: Information Technology Authors: Anthony Brino Tags: Online Only Business Intelligence Network Infrastructure Telehealth Source Type: news

The results of the primary placement auction of Lithuanian Government securities
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Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - September 29, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Primary placement auction of Lithuanian Government securities
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Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - September 26, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

PC "Lithuanian shipping company "the rezoliutions of the extraodinary general meeting of shareholders which held on 26.09.2014
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Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - September 26, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Primary placement auction of Lithuanian Government securities
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Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - August 14, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Preventive cardiology – a major challenge: Reports from Latvia and Lithuania
"This month, Latvia and Lithuania are being added to the prevention map of Europe.  With a cardiovascular risk burden and mortality still among the highest in Europe, preventive cardiology undoubtedly remains a major challenge!  Read the country reports of the National CVD Prevention Coordinators and be inspired by their hard work to win the battle against premature cardiac death.” Joep Perk, EACPR Prevention Implementation Committee Chair Topics: Rehabilitation and Exercise Physiology, Cardiovascular Disease Prevention - Risk Assessment and Management (Source: ESC News and Press)
Source: ESC News and Press - August 12, 2014 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Regarding setting of the distribution yield of the Lithuanian governmet securities issue LT0000607061
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Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - August 11, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The results of the primary placement auction of Lithuanian Government securities
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Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - August 11, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Primary placement auction of Lithuanian Government securities
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Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - July 25, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Lithuania to slaughter 20,000 pigs as swine fever spreads
VILNIUS (Reuters) - Lithuanian authorities on Thursday ordered the slaughter of 19,400 pigs at one of the country's largest farms as an outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) in the region spread. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 24, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Traffic management facilities used at intersection of Ukmergės and Geležinio Vilko Streets in Vilnius - Pumputis V, Garbinčius G, Mironov V.
Vilnius, the capital and the largest city of Lithuania, is faced with serious traffic problems. The main streets of the city are overcrowded with traffic. Therefore, the effective ways to ease the congestion should be sought. The paper considers the proble... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - July 19, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Pedestrians and Bicycles Source Type: news

Workplace bullying and posttraumatic stress symptoms among family physicians in Lithuania - Malinauskiene V, Bernotaite L.
OBJECTIVES: The study investigated the associations between workplace bullying and posttraumatic stress symptoms as compared to and controlled for associations between the latter and other psychosocial stress factors at work and in everyday life, employing... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - July 17, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Primary placement auction of Lithuanian Government securities
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Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - July 11, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Similarities between self-reported road safety behavior of teenage drivers and their perceptions concerning road safety behavior of their parents - Strukcinskiene B, Giedraitis V, Raistenskis J, Martinkenas A, Strukcinskaite V, Stukas R, Baysal SU.
The study investigated 401 19-year-olds, who were licensed car drivers in Lithuania. The focus of the survey was on the self-reported road safety behaviors of teenage drivers and their perceptions of their parents' road safety behaviors, in order to assess... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - June 6, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Critical assessment of the Baltic Model
(Linköping University) Austerity packages work. Look at the Baltic countries: they responded to the financial crisis with drastic measures. And succeeded.'This is a popular narrative amongst leading neoliberal economists,' says Charles Woolfson, professor of labor studies at REMESO, Linköping University. Together with Jeffrey Sommers from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, he recently co-edited a book on the financial crisis in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, published at Routledge. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - May 28, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Lithuania Bans Energy Drinks Sales to Minors
Lithuania's parliament on Thursday voted overwhelmingly to ban the sale of high-caffeine energy drinks to minors—a move that could renew scrutiny of products like Red Bull and Monster elsewhere. (Source: WSJ.com: Health)
Source: WSJ.com: Health - May 16, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: PAID Source Type: news

Roche presents final Phase 1b data on its investigational MEK-BRAF inhibitor combination therapy for metastatic melanoma at EADO 2014
BRIM7 study shows that cobimetinib and Zelboraf (vemurafenib) can be co-administered and provided a median progression-free survival of 13.7 months in BRAF inhibitor-naive patients. Confirmatory Phase 3 study, coBRIM, is ongoing and is expected to report later this year. Roche announced today that important new data have been presented for its investigational MEK inhibitor cobimetinib (GDC-0973) in combination with Zelboraf, a BRAF inhibitor, as a potential treatment option for patients with advanced BRAFV600 mutation-positive metastatic melanoma. These data were presented at the 10th European Association of Dermato Oncolo...
Source: Roche Investor Update - May 7, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Primary placement auction of Lithuanian Government securities
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Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - April 18, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The results of the primary placement auction of Lithuanian Government securities
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Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - April 14, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Primary placement auction of Lithuanian Government securities
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Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - April 11, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

PERES 'sniffs' freshness of meat and warns app if it's gone off
PERES was developed by Lithuania-based ARS Lab. It works by scanning the air around meat for volatile compounds and gases released by rotting meat. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 4, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Correlates of depressive symptoms in urban middle-aged and elderly Lithuanians - Sapranaviciute-Zabazlajeva L, Reklaitiene R, Tamosiunas A, Bacevičienė M, Virviciute D, Peasey A.
PURPOSE: The study aimed to examine the prevalence of depressive symptoms and their correlates in urban middle-aged and elderly Lithuanian adults. METHODS: Data from the survey was collected within the framework of the international project HAPIEE (Health,... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - February 28, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

NIST cell membrane model studied as future diagnostic tool
(National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)) Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology and in Lithuania have used a NIST-developed laboratory model of a simplified cell membrane to accurately detect and measure a protein associated with a serious gynecological disease, bacterial vaginosis, at extraordinarily low concentrations. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - January 30, 2014 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Listing of Lithuanian Government Treasury Bill on Baltic Bond list
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Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - January 28, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

PC “Lithuanian Shipping Company” signed an agreement to sell motor vessel “Alka”
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Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - January 14, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The results of the primary placement auction of Lithuanian Government securities
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Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - December 9, 2013 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Not All Digital Natives Connected
This study demonstrates that despite the stereotypes or preconceived notions about youth or millennials, not everyone is connected. Individual preferences about access to and use of systems continues into younger generations. (Source: Network News)
Source: Network News - November 6, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Emily Hurst Tags: General (all entries) Technology connected digital age digital divide digital natives report statistics Source Type: news

e-Nose App Helps Identify Food Freshness
The world’s first mobile e-nose designed to determine the freshness and quality of meat, poultry, and fish is being developed by the Lithuanian company ART21, in cooperation with Kaunas University of Technology. The product will be presented at the largest information and communications technology event in Europe, ICT2013, which will take place on 6–8 November. (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - October 31, 2013 Category: Disability Tags: Strange Offbeat News Source Type: news

Epidemiology of paediatric burns in Lithuania: Focus on a vulnerable population exposed to the risk of scalds at home without hot tap water supply - Kubilius D, Smailyte G, Rimdeikienė I, Malcius D, Kaikaris V, Rimdeika R.
This study was based on all inclusive national information obtained from the National Health... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - October 19, 2013 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Air pollution associated with low birthweight
"Study links low birthweight to air pollution and traffic," The Guardian reports. A new EU-wide study has found a strong link between exposure to air pollution in pregnant women and low birthweight babies. Low birthweight can increase the risk of the child developing a chronic disease. The study found that pregnant women living in areas with higher levels of pollution, usually associated with traffic density, had a correspondingly higher risk of having a low birthweight baby. Crucially, the study found that the risk persisted even when pollution levels met or were below European air quality limits. This was a l...
Source: NHS News Feed - October 15, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Lifestyle/exercise Pregnancy/child Source Type: news

"Euthanasia," human experiments, and psychiatry in Nazi-occupied Lithuania, 1941-1944 - Felder BM.
During World War II the Nazis sponsored the practice of "euthanasia" (the killing of medical patients) outside Germany as well as within the Reich. While responsibility for the starvation of psychiatric patients and other medical abuses in Lithuania reside... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - October 1, 2013 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news