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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Students infected with mumps virus

At least six students in Eindhoven have been infected with the mumps virus. The GGD has confirmed this. Last week, the health service received reports...

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...

Experience experts given centre stage at Markieza’s 5-year anniversary

Experience experts who help people with mental health or addiction problems are trained at Markieza. On Tuesday afternoon the organisation celebrated its five-year- anniversary. They...

‘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...

To switch or not to switch?

All insurance providers have announced their premiums for 2019. Increases in premium are considerable (up to 12 € per month) but vary considerably from...

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,...

Art of Living holds Yogathon

It was a special day on 16 November for Eindhoven. The world-renowned Yogi, Swami Jyothirmayah, was in the city and gave a two-hour free yoga...

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...

New association for care set up in the Eindhoven region

In the Eindhoven region a new interest group for care and welfare is being worked on. The old foundation ZuidZorg Extra is being converted into...

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...

GGD starts local vaccination rounds

South-East Brabant's GGD has started vaccination rounds for MMR-DTP and cervical cancer in the Eindhoven region. The RIVM (Dutch National Institute for Public Health and...
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