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Health

Visegrad countries make a fist against EU ‘double standards’

Leaders of four central European countries will meet next week to urge the EU to act against food companies which put inferior ingredients in branded products destined for sale in poorer member states.

EU health authorities warn for ‘alarming’ superbug

Superbug bacteria found in people, animals and food across the European Union pose an "alarming" threat to public and animal health having evolved to resist widely used antibiotics.

EU and Nigeria join hands to eradicate polio

Nigeria signed a €70 million grant agreement with the European Union to improve access to effective healthcare and nutrition in five states and push for polio eradication programs.

Vegetable shortage across the European Union

Grocery stores in European countries have been forced to ration fresh vegetables, with some retailers actually putting caps on the amounts of broccoli or lettuce customers can buy at any one time, all due to a streak of bad weather.

Poland is choking on smog

TV stations flash pollution alerts. People don masks for their morning jogs. Preschools stop taking children outside to play.

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