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Thursday, March 21, 2019

MMC now also using robot for colonic cancer surgery

The Maxima Medical Centre (MMC) will from now on, use a surgical robot for interventions in colon cancer. With colon cancer, surgery is often a...

Why a survey on healthcare in seven languages?

In The Netherlands there are living more than 1 million internationals. They are from almost 200 different nations worldwide. Most of them depend on...

MMC gynaes now also operating with a robot

Gynaecologists at the Maxima Medical Centre have started performing operations with the help of a robotic arm. Previously, operations to the urinary and gastrointestinal tract,...

‘We have not seen so much pollen in years’

It was a difficult week for people with hay fever: due to the extreme spring weather of the last few days, pollen was already...

FDA approves Philips radiography system

On Wednesday, Philips announced that it has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market its latest digital radiography system. The DigitalDiagnost...

Local playground now a no-smoking park

From March, De Splinter playground in Eindhoven is going to be a non-smoking area. This, the largest playground in Eindhoven, is doing this in cooperation with...

MMC is going to use innovative tube in eye against pressure on eyeball

The Maxima Medical Center will use a new treatment method for glaucoma. Glaucoma is one of the five most common chronic eye conditions in people...

Improved health patch developed

Imec and TNO have developed a long-lasting, comfortable, disposable health patch which measures your vital signs. This patch was developed in the framework of the Holst Centre...

To our appreciated readers

Dear readers of Eindhoven News, thank you for being with us in 2018 and see you in 2019! We (a team of 20 international volunteers)...

Parties want more AED’s in the region

The CDA, D66 (Democrats), Christenunie, and 50Plus political parties want more automated external defibrillators (AED's) in Eindhoven. According to the parties, about 300 resuscitations occur...

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Robot football players in the gym at Floralaan

That's something else in your gym: a robot football player. In the coming weeks, the Floralaan spilcenter (play, integrate, learn center) will focus on all...
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