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How people in Poland spend their days during coronavirus quarantine? Posted by on Mar 26, 2020

It has been very stressful week and a half for my family. For some of you longer, all around the world. It’s a frightening time. We’re in the midst of a worldwide pandemic, with cities and even entire countries shutting down. Some of us are in areas that have already been affected by coronavirus. Others…

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How is Poland preparing to fight coronavirus? Posted by on Mar 12, 2020

There is no denying it…the world is panicking because of the coronavirus (korona wirus). The anxiety now gripping the world is extremely challenging…There’s no longer an illusion that the contagion can be contained. And this is only the beginning. The signs of alarm are everywhere, both big and small. So what are all countries doing…

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Visit at the doctor’s office in Poland Posted by on Oct 26, 2018

Have you ever thought how to describe your illness to the doctor in Polish? Chances are, the staff will speak English. But what if they don’t? Better be prepared and learn some basics, right? Here is a list that may be helpful in a situation like this! injured – ranny bruises – siniaki diarrhea – biegunka to vomit…

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Are vaccinations mandatory in Poland? Posted by on Oct 10, 2018

We all know that this subject sparks a lot of discussions and divided opinions in each country. In Poland vaccinations (szczepionki) included in the immunization schedule are mandatory. This means that every child residing in Poland can receive vaccines refunded by the state, but it also means that parents are obliged to show up on…

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Riding a bicycle in Poland – what do you have to know? Posted by on Aug 31, 2018

We usually take our bike from the garage or basement  when we notice that the temperature outside is warm enough not to freeze us during the ride. Other times we do it when we decide to change our lifestyle and start living a healthier life by doing exercise – a bike seems like a good…

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Health phrases in Polish Posted by on Jun 20, 2018

Health is a state when the body is free from any diseases or injury, and the mind is free of worry and anxiety. Good Health is the greatest blessing of life. No matter how you define success, good health is an essential piece of the puzzle. Your food choices each day affect your health — how you…

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How to describe injuries in Polish Posted by on May 9, 2018

They happen to all of us! Injuries, boo – boos, ouches, you name it! Not fun, but unfortunately we have to deal with it. Some of the injuries are minor and can be healed with a simple magic kiss from a fairy (you must be a fairy to heal all of your kids little cuts…

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