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Karin Marček Malenovská

Pharmacist Karin busts myths: The worst thing we can do when having a fever is to take a cold shower

Nowadays, the topic of health is the subject of constant interest and diverse discussions. With the development of medicine and pharmacology, new drugs and treatment procedures are entering the market...

Quiet quitting: a problem or a survival mechanism?

There has been a lot of talk about the quite quitting recently. It is an intriguing phenomenon and the level of attention it gets deserves at least an attempt at an explanation. It apparently concerns...

The 10 countries with the most expensive healthcare claims

The study, from William Russell, analysed internal international health insurance claims data to discover the most expensive countries to get sick or injured without cover while travelling and which c...

32% of the world’s richest people are bilingual – see who they are

Do people who speak more than one language earn more money? When Forbes released its 2022 World Billionaire List, it became apparent that a pattern could be detected: many of the billionaires were abl...

New study reveals all the best countries for paid parental leave: Slovakia ranks 4th

A new study reveals the best (& the worst) countries in the world for paid parental leave, with Slovakia ranking 4th best. The study carried out by Lensa looked at the total number of paid leave w...

Where does Slovakia stand in the ranking of countries with the best working environment for women?

Sometimes it can be difficult to be a working woman, from wage differentials to discrimination in the workplace and obstacles to progressing beyond the career path.  The fact that women often do not f...