Stricter COVID-19 restrictions likely saved THOUSANDS of lives in European countries, study finds 
A new CDC study found based a score from one to 100, based on measures and the date each country hit 0.02 new COVID-19 deaths per 100,000 people, Serbia had the best score of 100. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Strong 6.3 magnitude earthquake hits central Croatia
Buildings in central Croatia collapse as earthquake is felt throughout the country and in neighbouring Serbia, Bosnia. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Boston Scientific Signs Definitive Agreement to Divest BTG Specialty Pharmaceuticals Business
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Dec. 1, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Stark International Lux S.A.R.L., and SERB SAS, affiliates of SERB... Devices, Acquisitions Boston Scientific, BTG Specialty Pharmaceuticals, Stark International Lux (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - December 1, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Virus deaths of senior Serb religious leaders triggers alarm
After the two top Serbian Orthodox Church leaders died within a month after testing positive with the coronavirus, health experts and even hardcore believers are starting to worry (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Serbian patriarch buried with few virus measures in place
Thousands of people have attended the funeral of Serbian Patriarch Irinej who died after contracting the coronavirus, many ignoring preventive measures against the virus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

COVID-19 deaths of Serbian clerics highlight virus worries
Concerns about what religious institutions are doing about the virus. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

As virus numbers surge, precautions proving a tough sell
Trying to prevent people from contracting the coronavirus as the number of cases and deaths around the world is proving difficult everywhere from Serbia to California (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Serbian warns America: FIGHT NOW before you are weakened and enslaved under socialism tyranny
(Natural News) The United States is at a critical juncture. Americans have the choice to either step up and fight for their rights amid mass deception and escalating tyranny, or sit back and do nothing – which most appear to be doing – while the globalist overlords have their way in bringing to fruition the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Celtics Mock Draft Roundup With One Week To Go
BOSTON (CBS) — The NBA Draft is only a week away. And the Boston Celtics still have three first-round picks. Danny Ainge is really hoping that changes soon. This isn’t a particularly talented draft, and the Celtics don’t have room on the roster for three rookies. They barely have room for one. Ainge will be furiously working the phones over the next seven days in hopes of consolidating his three selections (Nos. 14, 26 and 30). Maybe he’ll get lucky and be able to move up into the Top 10. Perhaps he’ll snag a player he wants at No. 14 and then cash in Boston’s later two picks for future ...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - November 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: CBS Boston Tags: Celtics NBA Sports Syndicated Sports Boston Celtics celtics mock draft roundup Danny Ainge NBA Draft Sports News Source Type: news

Head of Serbian Orthodox Church in hospital with coronavirus
The patriarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church has been hospitalized after testing positive for the new coronavirus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: England begins lockdown as Russia, Poland, Austria, Switzerland see record case rises
Latvia and Estonia also confirmrecord one-day infections;Cyprus introducesnight-time curfew; England ’slockdown beginsDenmark plans to cull 15m mink over Covid mutation fearsChina bans non-Chinese arrivals from UK as England enters lockdownUS sets record for daily new cases average one day after electionRussia, Poland, Austria, Switzerland see record daily casesUK coronavirus updates – live9.48amGMTThe patriarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church has been hospitalized after testing positive for the new coronavirus, days after leading prayers at a large public funeral for the head of the church in Montenegro, who di...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 5, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Archie Bland (now) and Helen Sullivan (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus World news Europe UK news US news Australia news Science Infectious diseases Source Type: news

Huge funeral for Montenegro bishop despite rising infections
Huge crowds have attended the funeral of the head of the Serbian Orthodox Church in Montenegro in violation of coronavirus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

France deports Bosnians who shaved daughter's hair over love affair with a boy from other religion
France has expelled a Bosnian family who had beaten and shaved the hair of an adolescent girl who wanted to marry a young Serbian man,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

France deports Bosnians who shaved daughter's hair over love affair
France has expelled a Bosnian family who had beaten and shaved the hair of an adolescent girl who wanted to marry a young Serbian man,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cross-cultural validity of the reactive-proactive aggression questionnaire among adults across five countries - Dini ć BM, Raine A, Vujić A, van Dongen JDM.
This study aims to test psychometric properties and factor invariance of the Reactive-Proactive Aggression Questionnaire (RPQ) for adults across five countries: Serbia (N = 409), Mauritius (N = 400), the United States (N = 389), the Netherlands (N = 372), ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Impact of COVID-19 on Women and Children
Mary RobinsonBy Mary RobinsonDUBLIN, Sep 16 2020 (IPS) The impacts of crises are never gender-neutral and COVID-19 is no exception. The pandemic has resulted in increased rates of violence against women and has exacerbated challenges in accessing justice. Women are losing their livelihoods faster than men. Millions of women are assuming disproportionate responsibility for caregiving. Many women have found themselves unable to access contraception and other sexual and reproductive health services. UN experts predict that as many as 13 million more child marriages could take place over the next 10 years because of COVID-19 ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Mary Robinson Tags: Crime & Justice Economy & Trade Education Featured Gender Gender Violence Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Inequity Peace TerraViva United Nations Women in Politics Women's Health Source Type: news

Health consequences of domestic violence against women in Serbia - Mijatovi ć-Jovanović V, Canković S, Milijasevic D, Ukropina S, Jovanovic M, Canković D.
Background/Aim. Domestic violence against women is a significant public health problem resulting in serious health and social consequences, for women and their families. The aim of this study was to analyze the sociodemographic characteristic of women who ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Serbia: Health System Review.
Authors: Bjegovic-Mikanovic V, Vasic M, Vukovic D, Jankovic J, Jovic-Vranes A, Santric-Milicevic M, Terzic-Supic Z, Hernandez-Quevedo C Abstract This analysis of the Serbian health system reviews recent developments in organization and governance, health financing, health care provision, health reforms and health system performance. The health of the Serbian population has improved over the last decade. Life expectancy at birth increased slightly in recent years, but it remains, for example, around 5 years below the average across European Union countries. Some favourable trends have been observed in health status ...
Source: Health systems in transition - August 28, 2020 Category: Health Management Tags: Health Syst Transit Source Type: news

Montenegro parliamentary vote tests pro-Western ruling camp
Montenegro is holding a parliamentary election this weekend marked by the new coronavirus outbreak and tensions with Serbia and the Serbian Orthodox Church over a religious property law (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Call for Urgent Action by 275 World Leaders on Global Education Emergency In Face of Covid19
Credit: UNICEF Mali / DickoBy External SourceNEW YORK, Aug 18 2020 (IPS) We write to call for urgent action to address the global education emergency triggered by COVID-19. With over 1 billion children still out of school because of the lockdown, there is now a real and present danger that the public health crisis will create a COVID generation who lose out on schooling and whose opportunities are permanently damaged. While the more fortunate have had access to alternatives, the world’s poorest children have been locked out of learning, denied internet access, and with the loss of free school meals – once a lif...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Economy & Trade Education Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies TerraViva United Nations Education Cannot Wait (ECW) Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: Victoria in Australia adds 303 cases as restrictions tighten in Europe
Australian death toll stands at 379; France removed from UK travel corridor; Greece and Croatia impose midnight curfew on bars and restaurantsFrance could add British visitors to quarantine list after UK measuresUK adds France to Covid-19 14-day quarantine list‘Critical moment’: Spain sees cases rise againUS coronavirus death toll ‘to hit 200,000 by Labor Day’4.22amBSTHere is a little more on those New Zealand numbers:New Zealand reported seven new cases of coronavirus up to Saturday morning after a lockdown in Auckland was extended.Related:New Zealand coronavirus: seven new cases confirmed3.59amBST...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 15, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Michael McGowan Tags: World news Infectious diseases Medical research Microbiology Science Source Type: news

What are the factors affecting tourist behavior based on the perception of risk? Romanian and Serbian tourists' perspective in the aftermath of the recent floods and wildfires in Greece - Kova čić S, Mărgărint MC, Ionce R, Miljković.
During the summer season 2018 and 2019, natural hazards (namely, floods and wildfires) have occurred at some of the most popular tourist destinations in Greece, endangering tourists ’ safety and vacation quality. These have influenced tourists’ percepti... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

The influence of driving anger on truck drivers' speeding behavior in Serbia: the evidence from naturalistic global positioning system driving data - Matovi ć B, Jovanovic D, Pljakić M, Bačkalić S, Jakšić D.
OBJECTIVE: Speeding behavior is recognized as one of the three main causes of risk on the roads and the most frequent ordinary violation among truck drivers. The study reported in this article focused on the driving anger personality trait and its role in ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Leaving No Roma behind during a pandemic, and beyond: a UN Resident Coordinator ’s Blog
Roma people in Europe face widespread discrimination in many areas of life, including housing and health. In this opinion piece, Francoise Jacob, the UN Resident Coordinator in Serbia, explains how the UN is helping Roma communities, many of which have no access to safe water or electricity, to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic. (Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security)
Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security - August 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Leaving No Roma behind during a pandemic, and beyond: a UN Resident Coordinator Blog
Roma people in Europe face widespread discrimination in many areas of life, including housing and health. In this opinion piece, Francoise Jacob, the UN Resident Coordinator in Serbia, explains how the UN is helping Roma communities, many of which have no access to safe water or electricity, to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic. (Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security)
Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security - August 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
By Joaquín RoyMIAMI, Jul 31 2020 (IPS) In the cinematic context of the death of the Italian and universal composer, Ennio Morricone, author of the background music of more than four hundred films, as an indirect tribute, Europe took a solid step. The European Union’s (EU) forceful ban on accepting travelers from the rest of the world has been decided simultaneously with a collective option: an internal opening that covers the entire territory of the Schengen Agreement, an enlarged EU that includes some special non-members (Switzerland, Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein and the microstates). Furthermore, the EU s...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Joaquin Roy Tags: Global Geopolitics Headlines Health Source Type: news

AP Explains: Why Serbs are protesting against virus lockdown
Thousands of people in Serbia are holding daily protests against the country’s president and his government in what was initially triggered by his plans to reintroduce lockdown measures to contain the new coronavirus outbreak in the Balkan country (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Serbia police detain 71 after 4th night of virus protests
Serbian police say they have detained 71 people after clashes erupted during the fourth night of anti-government protests that were initially sparked by an announced lockdown against the new coronavirus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: Australian state of Victoria reports 216 new cases as France exceeds 30,000 deaths
San Quentin prison in US hasseven deaths and 1,500 positive tests; Serbia has record 18 fatalities; Australiacaps incoming flights and charges for quarantine8.22amBSTGood evening, good afternoon, good morning.This isDamien Gayle in London taking you through the next few hours of coronavirus-related updates and headlines from around the world.8.14amBSTI will be handing the blog over to my colleagues in the UK now. Thank you for following us here in Sydney and Melbourne today. Here is a wrap of the day so far:Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 11, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Damien Gayle (now), Lisa Cox and Melissa Davey (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news Infectious diseases Science Source Type: news

LGBT persons in Serbia: between formal acceptance and informal rejection - Јовановић.
Generally speaking, Europeanization is defined as "a process in which states adopt EU rules". As Serbia is getting closer to the EU, this process is gaining on the momentum, but running far from smoothly. Formal endeavors aimed at the change of the social ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Electric scooters - urban security challenge or moral panic issue - Kolakovi ć-Bojović M, Paraušić A.
Triggered by the widespread use of electric scooters in Serbian cities, the authors conducted an empirical research of media discourses in terms of their use and the influence they have on the various aspects of wellbeing in the urban environment. Among ot... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Hundreds try to storm Serbian parliament as protests heat up
Police fired tear gas at hundreds of demonstrators who tried to storm Serbia’s parliament (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Fears as first Covid-19 case reported in rebel-held Syrian camps – as it happened
WHO says pandemic is still accelerating; Hundreds of Romanians check themselves out of hospital; Serbia considers new lockdown. This blog is now closedFollow the latest global coronavirus live blog hereWHO says coronavirus pandemic still acceleratingWarning of Covid-19 ‘storm’ as pandemic accelerates across AfricaTrudeau and Trump ’s responses see wildly different results12.39amBSTWe ’ve launched a new blog at the link below – head there for the latest:Related:Coronavirus live news: Bolivia president tests positive amid record rise in South Africa cases12.05amBSTSouth Africa announced Thursday...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 9, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Helen Sullivan (now and earlier) , Damien Gayle ,Sarah Marsh , Amy Walkerand Nadeem Badshah Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news US news Australia news UK news Science Infectious diseases Source Type: news

Europe fears complacency; virus hits 'full speed' in Africa
Serbian authorities have banned mass gatherings in the nation’s capital following two nights of clashes involving anti-lockdown demonstrators (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Serbian leader backtracks on lockdown amid chaotic protests
Police have fired tear gas to disperse rock-throwing protesters in Serbia’s capital as violence erupted for the second day in a row during demonstrations against the president’s handling of the country’s coronavirus outbreak (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Australia deals with virus spike; Serbia erupts in violence
The reimposition of coronavirus lockdown measures in Serbia touched off violent clashes in the capital Belgrade that left at least 60 police and protesters hurt amid renewed warnings that the virus is still gathering pace (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Serbia sends mixed signals on virus lockdown after clashes
Serbia’s president is sending mixed signals on his plans to reinstate a coronavirus lockdown in Belgrade after thousands protested the move (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Protection of children from violence in Serbia: current legal issues and problems - Jovanovi ć S, Arsić J.
Throughout the last several decades, the system of legal protection of children from violence in Serbia has been gradually improving, and its protection mechanisms have been harmonizing with international legal tendencies. Strategic and other documents sup... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Novak Djokovic Tests Positive for Coronavirus After Playing Series of Tennis Matches With Zero Social Distancing
(BELGRADE, Serbia) — Top-ranked tennis player Novak Djokovic announced Tuesday he and his wife have COVID-19 after he played in a series of exhibition matches he organized in Serbia and Croatia with zero social distancing amid the coronavirus pandemic. Raising questions about the full-fledged return of tennis, including the U.S. Open, planned for August, Djokovic — who stands third in the history of men’s tennis with 17 Grand Slam titles — is the fourth player to test positive for the illness after participating in the matches held in Belgrade and Zadar, Croatia. The others were three-time Grand Sla...
Source: TIME: Health - June 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Dusan Stojanovic / AP Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 News Desk wire Source Type: news

Analysis of fatal injuries in Serbian underground coal mines - 50 years review - Ivaz J, Stojadinovi ć S, Petrović D, Stojković P.
The study presented here analyzes mining accidents and fatal injuries in Serbian underground coal mines over a period of 50  years, in order to assess the effectiveness of legislation changes in the overall safety of work environment. Two distinct periods... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Depression and suicidal behavior in LGB and heterosexual populations in Serbia and their differences: cross-sectional study - Jankovic J, Slijep čević V, Miletić V.
BACKGROUND: Sexual identity is a significant risk factor for triggering symptoms of depression, as well as for suicide attempts in lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) population compared to the heterosexual population. To the best of our knowledge, data on the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

With measures lifted, Balkans hit by coronavirus case spike
Serbia’s president has canceled his party’s campaign rallies (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Victimization of students in cyber space: experiences from Serbia - Stevkovi ć L, Popović M, Kovacevic M.
The inspiration for the paper and the problem that the paper addresses: The life of a modern man is unthinkable without the use of modern technology. Additionally, to the undeniable advantages of life in the digitalization era, cyberspace also represents a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Serbia criticizes Montenegro for keeping border ban on Serbs
Montenegro, the first European country to declare itself free from the coronavirus infection, plans to open its borders for citizens of several European states (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Monitoring of road safety performance indicators - current situation and trends in the Republic Of Serbia - Pe šić D, Pešić A.
Republic of Serbia started to monitor road safety performance indicators (RSPIs) in 2013. After comprehensive study, Road Traffic Safety Agency and University of Belgrade - Faculty of Transport and Traffic Engineering have developed national methodology fo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Chinese lab boosts Serbia's coronavirus testing capacity
(This May 12 story corrects Chinese name of lab to Huo-Yan, not Huo-Yun) (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Driving anger and factors related to aggressive driving among Serbian drivers - Matovi ć B, Jovanovic D, Pljakić M, Stanojevic P.
Objective: Driving anger has been found to be a motivational determinant of risky and aggressive driving. The study reported in this article focused on research questions concerning the conceptualization of driving anger and relationships between dr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Serbia to end state of emergency as coronavirus infections slow
Serbia will end its state of emergency over the coronavirus next week, as the rate of infections has slowed sufficiently, President Aleksandar Vucic said on Sunday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Pandemic leaves older populations struggling with isolation in Serbia
BELGRADE, Serbia –Today, about six weeks after Serbia declared a state of emergency due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the country has more than7,700 confirmed cases of the disease. The Government has called for movement restrictions to slow the transmission of the disease, with special precautions in place for elderly persons, who face serious risks if they fall ill with the virus. (Source: UNFPA News)
Source: UNFPA News - April 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: zerzan Source Type: news