Influenza vaccination: review of indications
For most people, flu is not serious, but for the elderly and people with certain medical conditions, flu can lead to serious ...
Risks of ultrafine particles in the outside air
Ultrafine particles in the air outdoors consist of a mixture of particles smaller than 0.1 micrometres that are released during ...
Responsible use of apps for public health
Apps are increasingly being used for health purposes. If apps are to be used for public health purposes, for example in ...
Population Screening Act: a nationwide scientific study on the first-trimester anomaly scan – the IMITAS study
Like the 20-week anomaly scan, a 13-week anomaly scan can detect serious abnormalities that are usually described as being ...
Vaccination against rotavirus
Rotavirus is a pathogen that causes diarrhoea and vomiting. Young children are particularly susceptible to this intestinal ...
Dietary recommendations for pregnant women
During pregnancy, eating a high-quality diet deserves extra attention. A varied diet is linked to the intake of wide array of ...
Offer letter of two advisory reports on nutrition for pregnant women
Dietary reference values for vitamins and minerals for pregnant women
The Health Council of the Netherlands has used the reference values set by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) in its ...
Population Screening Act (WBO): pilot population screening for lung cancer
There is no population screening for lung cancer in the Netherlands. The Erasmus Medical Centre in Rotterdam wants to conduct ...
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