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Poland will ramp up infrastructure and medical security 

With fighting ongoing on the Polish eastern border, the country’s right-wing administration has presented a bill to raise infrastructure and medical safety in times of emergency. The government’s national security draft proposes a secured annual state fund for training local first aiders, every country gets an ambulance and a better...

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EU Funds for Covid-19 Recovery plans of Poland- How might Poland use it?

The EU has approved Poland’s recovery and resilience strategy (Covid recovery fund expenditure). Leaving aside discussions about whether the European Commission behaved right in releasing the funding despite rule-of-law concerns, pressure must be exerted on the Polish government to implement procedures assuring that expenditure information would be public and available...

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PZU Health deploys Cardiomatics for accurate cardiac diagnoses

Electrocardiograms (ECGs) are used to check heart health and identify hazardous heart rhythms, such as atrial fibrillation (AF), the most common cardiac arrhythmia. In Europe, 1-3% of the population has AF. Cardiomatics automates ECG analysis for cardiologists. The online application uses AI to analyse ECG waves and intervals to estimate...

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Poland’s fairly close abortion ban boosts birthrate

Poland, that has a near-total abortion prohibition, is accused of building a “pregnancy registry” as it saves more patient clinical records online. Women’s rights groups and opposition lawmakers fear excessive monitoring given the governing party’s conservative beliefs, which have already strengthened Europe’s most restrictive abortion legislation. They believe the new data...

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MEPs demand Ursula von der Leyen’s confidence

On COVID funds for Poland Three prominent MEPs have requested a no-confidence vote in Ursula von der Leyen’s European Commission. Renewal Europe members indicated they will draught a proposal once the Council accepted Poland’s COVID-19 rescue plan. The EU first barred funds from Warsaw due to the government’s legal system infractions, but...

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Christian Organizations Helping Ukrainian Refugees Fulfil their needs

While the Russian military’s campaign against Ukraine wanes from the news, Ukrainians are still fighting to fulfill their primary essentials, including urgent medical care. To fill the gap, Christian groups like Samaritan’s Purse is giving vital medical supplies to Ukrainians. On Wednesday, Franklin Graham, the CEO and President of Samaritan’s Purse...

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