Czech President Milos Zeman Hospitalized in Intensive Care After Parliamentary Election

Czech President Milos Zeman has been taken into intensive care at a hospital in Prague on Oct. 10 after the parliamentary elections. Zeman’s spokesperson Jiří Ovčáček said on Twitter that the president agreed to be hospitalized at the Central Military …

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Spain Approves Third COVID-19 Dose for Some Severely Immunosuppressed People

Spain on Sept. 7 has authorized a third dose of COVID-19 vaccines for some severely immunosuppressed people who are likely to have an inadequate immune response to the conventional two-dose vaccination scheme. In a statement after a meeting, the Public …

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Air Pollution Slashing Life Expectancy of Billions Worldwide, Report Says

A report from the Air Quality Life Index (AQLI) published on Wednesday has revealed that air pollution is cutting short the lives of billions of people by up to 5.6 years. The researchers reported that coal burning is the principal …

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Australian Government Invests ‘Historic’ $2.3 Billion to Boost Mental Health Services

The Australian government last May 11 announced that it has invested an additional $2.3 billion in the 2021 federal budget to boost mental health services. Of the funds, $298.1 million will go to suicide prevention efforts and $1.4 billion will …

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