Jews more often suffer from hypertension, Seventh-day Adventists eat healthier, drink and smoke less often, Muslims are most often diagnosed as overweight, and Catholics most often have high cholesterol. Certain health behaviours are related to religious affiliation, doctors from the Jagiellonian University have found.
To counteract drought in Poland, we should protect and restore wetlands on the largest possible scale. 'Give wetlands back their space. They are natural water storages in the environment', says Ilona Biedroń from the Wetland Protection Centre and doctoral candidate at the Institute of Technology and Life Sciences - National Research Institute in Falenty.
They are active, satisfied with life, like to travel and participate in social life. At their place of residence, they primarily need parks, grocery stores, libraries and clinics. This is the image of Polish old-aged pensioners (OAPs) that emerges from research from scientists at the University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn.