Power lines and health: cancer in adults
In the Netherlands, precautionary policy is in place regarding the distance to overhead power lines in order to limit exposure of ...
Prevention and early treatment of eating disorders
Eating disorders, such as anorexia nervosa, boulimia nervosa, binge-eating disorder and avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder ...
Application framework for revaccination against COVID-19
The protection provided by COVID-19 vaccinations against severe disease and death wanes over time. An additional vaccination ...
Dutch physical activity advice for children aged 0-4 years
In 2017, the Health Council issued Physical Activity Guidelines for adults and children 4 and over, adults and senior citizens. ...
Second booster vaccination against COVID-19
As of November 2021, an initial COVID-19 booster vaccination is being offered to all persons over the age of 18. The booster ...
Long-term symptoms after COVID-19
Some COVID-19 patients will experience persistent symptoms. This is generally called long COVID or post-COVID syndrome. The ...
Mental impact of the COVID-19 pandemic: an initial exploration of scientific literature
The Health Council of the Netherlands has reviewed the latest scientific knowledge in the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic. ...
Relevance of exposome research for policy
Research into the relationship between the living environment and health often focuses on understanding the effects of a single ...
Guidance for recommending classifications and health based occupational exposure limits
Population Screening Act: study into personalised colorectal cancer
Since 2014, the Netherlands has had a population screening programme for colorectal cancer in which people aged 55 to 75 years ...