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COVID-19 vaccination of children aged 5 to 11 only for medically at-risk groups
The Health Council of the Netherlands is recommending that children aged 5 to 11 are only offered a vaccine against COVID-19 if ...
Trial with early colorectal cancer population screening recommended
The Health Council of the Netherlands recommends conducting a trial with one-off screening of people around the age of 50 prior ...
Reduce noise level of amplified music to 100 decibels
The Health Council of the Netherlands recommends that the maximum noise level of amplified music be lowered from 103 to 100 ...
Nutri-Score can be a useful addition to nutritional information
The Nutri-Score front-of-pack nutrition label can be a useful addition to existing nutritional information. This is particularly ...
COVID-19 vaccination under 6 years of age only for children at high medical risk
The Health Council of the Netherlands recommends that only children aged 6 months to 6 years with a serious medical condition ...
Public consultation on ‘pyridine’
The Subcommittee on the Classification of Carcinogenic Substances of the Dutch Expert Committee on Occupational Safety (DECOS) of ...
Tin not to classify as toxic to reproduction
Based on the available scientific data, the Committee does not recommend to classify tin for effects on fertility, for effects on ...
Meningococcal B vaccine to be excluded from the RVP for now
The Health Council of the Netherlands has recommended against including the meningococcal B vaccine in the National Immunisation ...
Ethical and societal considerations important in decisions about donor blood screening
Decisions about donor blood screening do not only depend on formal, quantifiable criteria, but also on ethical and societal ...
Take sustainability into account in healthcare decision-making
In order to reduce the environmental impact of medical devices used in healthcare, sustainability must be taken into account in ...