Three die of Listeria infection
SKOPJE -- Three persons died in Macedonia during the past month as a consequence of infection with the Listeria bacteria.
Seven cases in all have been registered in the Balkan country in the same period of time.
Alarming Results of the Health Study among Serbian Population Serbs Getting More Obese, Drinking and Smoking More
Serbs Getting More Obese, Drinking and Smoking More
22.1% adults and 13,7% children is Serbia are obese, 34.7% population smokes daily, and 54% consume alcohol, regularly, or occasionally.
No confirmation of West Nile virus
BELGRADE -- The latest report of Belgrade’s Institute for Biocides and Medical Ecology gives no confirmation that mosquitoes in Serbia carry West Nile virus (WNV).
This is the case despite the May flooding and high humidity that provides these insects with favorable breeding conditions.
Switzerland is to ban imports of live pigs and pork from several EU countries, including Bulgaria, in a bid to stop an African swine fever outbreak from reaching the country.
Imports from Bulgaria and Romania and some parts of Latvia and Croatia will be banned as of Wednesday, Swiss food safety authorities said on Tuesday.