The Health Council of the Netherlands is an independent scientific advisory body whose legal task it is to advise the Dutch ministers and Parliament in the field of public health and health/healthcare research.
Health Council of the Netherlands
When applied correctly, spray polyurethane foam is not harmful to residents
01-12-2020 | 10:00
When spray polyurethane foam (SPF) home insulation is installed correctly, residents are unlikely to experience any associated ...
Vaccinate the elderly and sick first against COVID-19
19-11-2020 | 11:00
The Health Council of the Netherlands recommends, at this point in time, that people over the age of 60 and medical risk groups ...
Cadmium can affect reproductive health
13-10-2020 | 10:00
The Health Council of the Netherlands recommends to classify cadmium as a substance which is a presumed reproductive toxicant. ...
Research is needed to study an alternative to MRI screening in the population screening programme for breast cancer
06-10-2020 | 10:00
Research is needed to study an alternative to MRI screening to detect breast cancer in women with extremely dense breast tissue. ...
More data needed about the role of tbc vaccine in the context of COVID-19
05-10-2020 | 10:00
To what extent BCG (the vaccine against tuberculosis) could play a role in combating COVID-19 is still unclear. The Health ...
Chickenpox vaccinations on Bonaire, Sint-Eustatius and Saba
01-10-2020 | 10:00
The Health Council of the Netherlands recommends adding vaccination against chickenpox (varicella) to the National Immunization ...