4th fatal hospital fire of pandemic kills 2 in Romania
Officials say a fire at a COVID-19 hospital in Romania has killed two people (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The impact of extreme temperatures on human mortality in the most populated cities of Romania - Scripc ă AS, Acquaotta F, Croitoru AE, Fratianni S.
The impact of extreme weather conditions on humans is one of the most important topics in biometeorology studies. The main objective of this study is to analyze the relationship between temperature-related weather conditions and natural mortality in the fi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Nuclear Power Is COP26 ’s Quiet Controversy
In the midst of the COP26 climate talks yesterday, U.S. and Romanian officials stepped aside for a session in the conference’s Blue Zone, establishing an agreement for U.S. company NuScale to build a new kind of modular nuclear power plant in the southeastern European country. The company’s plants—designed to be quickly scaled up or down based on need—are intended to be quicker and cheaper to build than the traditional kind, with some considering them to be a promising alternative for countries seeking to wean themselves off fossil fuels. NuScale CEO John Hopkins sees the agreement as part of a broa...
Source: TIME: Science - November 5, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Alejandro de la Garza Tags: Uncategorized climate change Source Type: news

Nuclear Power Is COP26 ’s Quiet Controversy
In the midst of the COP26 climate talks yesterday, U.S. and Romanian officials stepped aside for a closed-door session in the conference’s Blue Zone, establishing an agreement for U.S. company NuScale to build a new kind of modular nuclear power plant in the southeastern European country. The company’s plants—designed to be quickly scaled up or down based on need—are intended to be quicker and cheaper to build than the traditional kind, with some considering them to be a promising alternative for countries seeking to wean themselves off fossil fuels. NuScale CEO John Hopkins sees the agreement as pa...
Source: TIME: Science - November 5, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Alejandro de la Garza Tags: Uncategorized climate change Source Type: news

Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the world on Friday
Romania has the second-lowest COVID-19 vaccination rate in the 27-nation European Union and one of the world's highest mortality rates from the illness, with doctors warning that the pandemic is ravaging a generation of grandparents. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - November 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/World Source Type: news

Romania, Bulgaria hit pandemic death highs amid vaccines lag
Romania has reported a record daily number of 591 COVID-19 deaths amid a persistently low vaccination rate (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Romania hits pandemic death record of 591 as vaccines lag
Romania has reported a record daily number of 591 COVID-19 deaths amid a persistently low vaccination rate (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Covid live: more than 325,000 in England get boosters in one day; Romania to tighten restrictions from Monday
Latest updates:NHS chief says Saturday was ‘biggest day yet for booster jabs’; tighter restrictions will come into effect to ease Romania ’sstruggling hospitalsRishi Sunak says Covid numbers don ’t suggest action needed todayUK government paving way to bring in ‘plan B’ Covid rulesDarker skies and colder weather are perfect conditions for Covid to thriveRussia sees record deaths as country prepares for new curbsSee all our coronavirus coverageChinahas given complete doses of Covid-19 vaccines to about 75.6% of its population as of 23 October, National Health Commission spokesperson Mi Feng said on Sunday.Some 1...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 24, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Streisand Neto (now); Caroline Davies and Aamna Mohdin (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus Science World news Infectious diseases Source Type: news

The law of the jungle. the online hate-speech against the Roma in Romania - Molnar L.
The Roma people are the largest minority in Europe and, since centuries, have suffered discrimination and hate crimes which persist currently. This paper analyzes 4,136 comments (2016-2020) about the Roma posted on an online open-access forum. Our findings... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Epidemiology of hospitalized burns in Romania: a 10-year study on 92,333 patients - Pieptu V, Moscalu R, Mihai A, Moscalu M, Pieptu D, Azoic ăi D.
BACKGROUND: No epidemiological information is available of the number of burns treated in the past 30 years in Romania. The aim of the present study is to investigate the extent of burn injuries in Romania, as well as to detect and analyze the essential ep... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Romania revives restrictions as hospitals struggle, jabs lag
Doctor Petruta Filip is working 100-hour weeks at a hospital in Romania’s capital Bucharest which, like hospitals throughout the country, is struggling under an onslaught of coronavirus patients requiring treatment amid worryingly low vaccination rates (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Regret and Defiance in Europe's Vaccine-Shy East as COVID-19 Rages Regret and Defiance in Europe's Vaccine-Shy East as COVID-19 Rages
As Latvia goes into lockdown and hospitals in Bulgaria and Romania buckle under a COVID-19 surge while Poland sells surplus vaccine doses, many central and eastern Europeans are torn between defiance and regret over not getting inoculated.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Romania hits record infections, deaths amid vaccination lag
Romania has hit daily records of both coronavirus infections and deaths as the country grapples with an acute virus surge amid alarmingly low vaccination uptake (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Romania's ICUs in crisis as COVID-19 cases rise
Romania reported record numbers of daily coronavirus deaths and infections on Tuesday, as a hospital system stretched to breaking point by the EU's second-lowest vaccination rate ran out of intensive care beds. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - October 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/World Source Type: news

CDC: ‘Avoid Travel’ Warning For 5 New Destinations Due To Covid-19
Eastern Europe has been experiencing a Covid-19 surge. Belarus, Moldova, and Romania along with two other destinations are now considered Level 4, highest Covid-19 risk by the CDC. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 17, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Lifestyle /lifestyle Travel /travel business pharma Source Type: news