Known for helping her patients without wearing gloves during treatment so as not to frighten and discourage them, Wanda Błeńska who died at the age of 103 cured thousands of Ugandans of leprosy.
Temporary hospital beds will be located in the stadium’s conference hall which has a seating capacity of 58,580.
A temporary hospital devoted solely to COVD-19 patients is being organised at the National Stadium in Warsaw, the government spokesman Piotr Mueller announced on Monday.
The capacity of Polish hospitals is currently at over 50 percent of beds available for COVID-19 patients, with the number of ventilators at a similar level, government spokesman Piotr Mueller told the public radio broadcaster Polish Radio One on Friday.
VIDEO: Quick-thinking Senior Sergeant Rafał Radecki and Sergeant Łukasz Płonka sprang into action after coming across a distraught couple clutching a young child and screaming that he was choking.
Head of the hospital’s gynecology and obstetrics department said: “We expected the baby to be big, but not this big.”
PM Mateusz Morawiecki on Thursday in Busko Zdrój, southern Poland, announced a Local Investment Fund to aid local development and modernisation undertakings. Morawiecki was in Busko Zdroj for talks with the city's authorities.
The mother and her partner had been trying to get to the nearest hospital after she had gone into labour but a small accident had led to the traffic on the busy road snarling up, leaving them to handle the birth by themselves.
A middle-aged man on a bike has set himself on fire in front of a WWII monument in Warsaw.
One of Giacomo Puccini’s best-known pieces, the aria from the opera Turandot climaxes with the soaring proclamation: “I will win! I will win! I will win!”, considered by many to be a fitting rallying cry in the battle against coronavirus.