Medical labs out of control

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People in Georgia risk to be diagnosed with diseases they do not have, because of lack of control with the medical laboratories. How reliable are medical laboratories in Georgia, and why does not the Health Ministry control them? was the question, which reporter Dimitri Tikaradze set out to answer.
His conclusion is, that the laboratories do not ... Read More »

Roma Decade 2005-15: Who Has Felt it?


“Decade Watch Macedonia 2010: Halfway through the Roma Decade” was a survey, carried out by the Initiative for Social Change in a few municipalities in the country in the period July-August 2010. It stated, that Macedonia did not have much to boast of halfway during the Roma  Decade. The country does not pay enough attention to ... Read More »

Lacking or mistaken treatment kill 6-7 Ukranians every day

The World Health Organization estimates that 6-7 Ukrainians will die every day due to wrong or missing treatment by doctors and other medical staff. Another 20 will every day become disabled. But authorities turn their back to the problem and only in very few cases a doctor will face any kind of punishment.


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