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News Estonia Health: Our Turn: What will the opioid crisis look like in five years?

Published on: Wednesday 13 November 2019
Our Turn: What will the opioid crisis look like in five years?
News source: https://www.concordmonitor.com/What-will-the-opioid-crisis-look-like-in-five-years-30306758

Few people had ever heard of fentanyl five years ago. By 2018 this synthetic opioid was implicated in more than 30,000 fatal overdoses in the United States. The next stage of the fast-changing opioid crisis may well depend on how the illegal drug...

News Estonia Health: Age no obstacle to backpack travelling

Published on: Saturday 16 November 2019
Age no obstacle to backpack travelling
News source: http://www.bernama.com/en/general/news.php?id=1790503

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 17 -- Age is no obstacle for senior citizens to go backpacking if their spirit and health permit. Recently, 25 senior citizens over the age of 55 years, backpacked by train on the ...

News Estonia Health: 20,000 doses of flu vaccine to be sold in Estonia this season

Published on: Friday 27 September 2019
20,000 doses of flu vaccine to be sold in Estonia this season
News source: https://news.err.ee/986280/20-000-doses-of-flu-vaccine-to-be-sold-in-estonia-this-season

Flu season is not far off, and the Health Board is recommending that everyone, especially those belonging to higher risk groups, get vaccinated against influenza. Nearly 200,000 doses of the flu vaccine will be sold in Estonia this season.

News Estonia Health: Estonia: Living longer, but health is worse

Published on: Wednesday 04 September 2019
Estonia: Living longer, but health is worse
News source: http://www.baltic-course.com/eng/analytics/?doc=151188

According to Statistics Estonia, in 2018, life expectancy at birth was 73.9 years for males and 82.4 years for females. Life expectancy has increased for both sexes, slightly more for males. Men are expected to live disability-free for 52.8

News Estonia Health: Fertility centers will keep inflicting pain on families until the government steps in

Published on: Thursday 05 September 2019
Fertility centers will keep inflicting pain on families until the government steps in
News source: https://www.jsonline.com/story/opinion/2019/09/06/regulate-fertility-centers-spare-families-trauma-and-lawsuits-column/2054961001/

How is it, then, that the assisted reproductive technology (ART) industry in America has less oversight and regulation than in such places as Estonia and Abu Dhabi ... Cincinnati Institute for ...

News Estonia Health: Report: Amazon mulls Baltic state AWS expansion

Published on: Wednesday 07 August 2019
Report: Amazon mulls Baltic state AWS expansion
News source: https://www.datacenterdynamics.com/news/report-amazon-mulls-baltic-state-aws-expansion/

The Estonian government in particular has tried to build a digital nation, for example offering Internet-based public services in 1997, and using digitally encrypted systems in most aspects of public ...

News Estonia Health: Blockchain Technology in Healthcare Market Share Trends Forecast Report 2025

Published on: Monday 12 August 2019
Blockchain Technology in Healthcare Market Share Trends Forecast Report 2025
News source: https://www.marketwatch.com/press-release/blockchain-technology-in-healthcare-market-share-trends-forecast-report-2025-2019-08-12

In the year 2016, Estonia became the first country to integrate and implement blockchain technology for healthcare at a national scale. The government launched a development project that aimed at ...

News Estonia Health: Estonia keen to invest in state

Published on: Friday 09 August 2019
Estonia keen to invest in state
News source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/vijayawada/estonia-keen-to-invest-in-state/articleshow/70611802.cms

Velu, who is also chairman of the Chennai-based Trivitron Health Care group, said that Estonia and the Trivitron are ready to invest in AP and partner with the state government. “Use of ...

News Estonia Health: Griffiths emotional after scoring on first start since leave of absence

Published on: Wednesday 24 July 2019
Griffiths emotional after scoring on first start since leave of absence
News source: https://uk.sports.yahoo.com/news/griffiths-emotional-scoring-first-start-215746610.html

An emotional Leigh Griffiths paid tribute to Celtic and his team-mates after scoring his first goal since going on an extended leave of absence for mental health ... hosted Estonia's Nomme Kalju ...

News Estonia Health: Money before man? Baltic booze war threatens Latvia & Estonia with health hangover

Published on: Tuesday 23 July 2019
Money before man? Baltic booze war threatens Latvia & Estonia with health hangover
News source: https://www.euronews.com/2019/07/24/money-before-man-baltic-booze-war-threatens-latvia-estonia-with-health-hangover

An alcohol tax war has broken out between Baltic neighbours Latvia and Estonia, who are among the EU’s biggest consumers of alcohol. First, a 25% alcohol duty cut came into force in Estonia on July 1, ...

News Estonia Health: Estonian keen to cooperate in transport, logistics

Published on: Monday 20 May 2019
Estonian keen to cooperate in transport, logistics
News source: https://menafn.com/1098544913/Estonian-keen-to-cooperate-in-transport-logistics?src=Rss

Estonia and Azerbaijan have friendly relations ... Reinsalu added that in addition to the ICT sector, agriculture and health are also the fields of mutual interest. 'There were contacts in the ...

News Estonia Health: Baltic Nations Race to Cut Alcohol Taxes

Published on: Tuesday 28 May 2019
News source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-05-29/bonanza-for-baltic-boozers-as-nations-race-to-cut-alcohol-taxes

There are also concerns beyond state finances: Estonia’s tax hikes had brought booze consumption to a decade-low and doctors unions warn the new plans send “an unambiguous message that public health ...

News Estonia Health: Estonian medical professionals: Public health of no importance to govt

Published on: Tuesday 28 May 2019
News source: https://www.baltictimes.com/estonian_medical_professionals__public_health_of_no_importance_to_govt/

TALLINN - By lowering the excise duty on alcohol, the Estonian government sends an unequivocal message that public health does not matter, associations of doctors and healthcare professionals said on ...

News Estonia Health: Finnish trade sector worries about looming booze tax cuts in Estonia

Published on: Tuesday 28 May 2019
News source: https://yle.fi/uutiset/osasto/news/finnish_trade_sector_worries_about_looming_booze_tax_cuts_in_estonia/10807611

Estonia will reduce taxes on alcoholic beverages sold in the ... according to the Institute for Health and Welfare (THL), a slight increase compared to the previous year, when the figure stood at 6.9 ...