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The Initiative "Donate Your Time to 5kmrun" 2017 Supported the Children's Ward at UMHAT "St. Marina"

The organizers of the charitable races under the initiative "Donate Your Time to 5kmrun" handed a symbolic cheque to the doctors of the First Pediatric Clinic at University Hospital "St. Marina" in Varna. The funds raised during the campaign will be used for the purchase of a system for continuous insulin therapy in critically ill patients with blood glucose disorder for the Varna University Hospital "St. Marina".

Тhis unique medical equipment will allow the treatment of children suffering from severe hyperinsulinemia, children newly diagnosed with diabetes and severe ketoacidosis, operated, traumatized, long term ventilated children, as well as cases of prolonged parenteral nutrition.

The noble initiative involved hundreds of people in the cities of Sofia, Varna, Plovdiv and Burgas, who raised a total amount of 14 400 BGN. Prof. Dr. Dimitrichka Bliznakova received the donation and thanked the participants and the organizers on behalf of the whole team of University Hospital "St. Marina" and the head of the First Pediatric Clinic Prof. Dr. Violeta Yotova.

5kmrun is a national organization that aims at bringing people together at national level to fund greater and more significant causes.