Ministry of Health

Five Climbers Die in Elbrus, Europe's Highest Peak in Russian Caucasus

On September 23, two Elbrus climbers were reported to be in intensive care, according to the regional ministry of health on Friday.

"Yesterday, 11 victims were transported to the Republican Clinical Hospital by the disaster medicine brigade; two of them, including a guide from Karachay-Cherkessia and a tourist from St. Petersburg," the agency's interlocutor said.

COVID Ward in One Sofia Hospital is Full. Only One of the Patients was Vaccinated

What is the situation in hospitals during the fourth wave of coronavirus - the topic was commented for "The day begins" Prof. Nikolay Mladenov - Head of the Clinic of Anesthesiology and Active Treatment at Acibadem City Clinic (Tokuda University Hospital)

Prescriptions for Home Treatment of COVID-19: Of the 18 drugs, Only 9 are Free and 3 are Missing

"There are 18 drugs on the home treatment list that the NHIF pays for. 9 of them are completely free, and 3-4 have long been missing from the market." This was said on Nova TV by Nikolay Kostov, chairman of the Association of Pharmacy Owners.

PM Citu: We have decided to start vaccination with the third dose starting with September 28th

Prime Minister Florin Citu announced on Wednesday that a decision was made to start administering the third dose, starting with September 28, for all persons who have more than 6 months after the second dose, with any of the Pfizer BioNTech, Moderna and Astra Zeneca vaccines.

84 Percent of the Population in Istanbul Has Been Vaccinated Against COVID-19

Nearly 84 percent of the population in Istanbul has already been vaccinated against COVID-19, the governor of the metropolis Ali Yerlikaya announced on Twitter today, Milliyet newspaper reported.

By September 22nd, 83.8 percent of Istanbul's population had been vaccinated (with at least the first dose of vaccine). 67.5 percent are fully vaccinated, the governor said.

Bulgaria: Two Children Have Died from COVID-19

Two children died of coronavirus. One is a 7-year-old girl with a chronic neurological disease, and the other was 9 years old.

The older child died in a hospital in Plovdiv on September 19, but to this day does not appear in the official report, which is published daily by the Ministry of Health.

An investigation into the case is currently underway.


PM Citu: I will request investigation, analysis, I want to know how fourth pandemic wave was prepared

Prime Minister Florin Citu announced on Tuesday that he will ask for an investigation, as quickly as possible, regarding the way the Ministry of Health prepared the fourth wave of the pandemic. "I will request an investigation, an analysis, because I want to know how the fourth wave was prepared.