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Child vaccination: Lithuanian legislators back mandatory vaccines

In Lithuania, legislation to make child vaccines against polio, measles and rubella mandatory has received the support of the Seimas in the first vote.

Poll: Lithuanians and Estonians top list of illegal online content users

Young adults in Lithuania and Estonia have the worst ethics in deliberate accessing of illegal download sources in the European Union, showed the results of a poll conducted by the European Union Intellectual Property Office. The EUIPO study surveyed people between 15 and 24 from 28 EU countries

Study: In Lithuania, 50-year-olds more physically active than young people

A Lithuanian university study has found that population over the age of 50 is more physically active and has a healthier diet than youth, with obesity being a key factor to chronic health problems.

EU pauses its Brexit delay decision until UK decides on early election

Last week, many professions expressed their readiness to go on strike. Latvian doctors, dissatisfied with what the state has earmarked in the national budget to health care, announced a strike, when all medical staff, except ambulance workers, are called not to go to work.

Week in Lithuania: Grybauskaitė invited to think tank, push for 2nd vote on Speaker

Last week in Lithuania ex-President invited to join think tank, LFGU sought 2nd vote on Speaker’s removal, court reduced pro-Russian Councillor’s fine, and Order and Justice leader was urged to step down.