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News Netherlands » Health: At least nine killed as storm Friederike wreaks havoc in Germany, the Netherlands

News channel or source: https://indiablooms.com/health-details/E/3305/at-least-nine-killed-as-storm-friederike-wreaks-havoc-in-germany-the-netherlands.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

According to reports, at least nine people have been killed by the storm. The calamity has also forced the shut down of transport systems in Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium. In Germany, five deaths were reported, including the demise of two fire fighters.

News Netherlands » Health: Netherlands tops health care rankings, with UK in 14th place

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/health/expat-health/11384780/Netherlands-tops-health-care-rankings-with-UK-in-14th-place.html
Publication date: onday 02 February 2015

The Netherlands is the best country in Europe to live for health care, a new report has found. The 2014 Euro Health Consumer Index (ECHI) ranked 37 countries according to several factors. These were patient rights and information disclosure; accessibility ...

News Netherlands » Health: Health insurance in the Netherlands: all you need to know

News channel or source: http://www.dutchnews.nl/features/2014/12/health-insurance-in-the-netherlands-all-you-need-to-know/
Publication date: Sunday 21 December 2014

Everyone living in the Netherlands must have health insurance, whether the Dutch public health insurance or private health insurance. Most expats living in the Netherlands long term will be eligible to apply for the Dutch public health insurance but if you ...

News Netherlands » Health: Dutch Health Minister Confirms 45 Euthanasia Deaths of Mentally Ill Patients

News channel or source: http://www.lifenews.com/2014/02/12/dutch-health-minister-confirms-45-euthanasia-deaths-of-mentally-ill-patients/
Publication date: uesday 11 February 2014

The Netherlands euthanasia law must be stopped. The NL Times reported that the Dutch Minister of Health, Edith Schippers, stated that there were 45 psychiatric euthanasia deaths in 2013 up from 14 in 2012. Schippers believes that the rise of euthanasia ...

News Netherlands » Health: Sugar is 'the most dangerous drug of our time' and should come with smoking-style health warnings, says Dutch health chief

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2424396/Sugar-dangerous-drug-time-come-smoking-style-health-warnings-says-Dutch-health-chief.html
Publication date: uesday 17 September 2013

Paul van der Velpen, head of Amsterdam's health service, said that sugar is ‘the most dangerous drug of our time’. The health chief - from a city that has a famously liberal attitude to cannabis - added that sugar is a drug like alcohol and tobacco and ...

News Netherlands » Health: Pensionfund DSM Netherlands Buys General Electric Co, CVS Health Corp, Time Warner Inc, Sells ...

News channel or source: http://www.nasdaq.com/article/pensionfund-dsm-netherlands-buys-general-electric-co-cvs-health-corp-time-warner-inc-sells-cm855515
Publication date: uesday 03 October 2017

The holdings were 322,000 shares as of 2017-09-30. Pensionfund DSM Netherlands initiated holdings in CVS Health Corp. The purchase prices were between $75.35 and $83.31, with an estimated average price of $79.11. The stock is now traded at around $80.91.

News Netherlands » Health: Second MERS case confirmed in Netherlands

News channel or source: http://www.cnn.com/2014/05/15/health/mers-outbreak-netherlands/index.html
Publication date: hursday 15 May 2014

A second case of the potentially deadly MERS virus has been identified in the Netherlands, a spokeswoman for the country's National Public Health Institute told CNN. It comes one day after authorities confirmed the first case. The cases in the Netherlands ...

News Netherlands » Health: Swiss and Dutch health care systems attract U.S. attention

News channel or source: http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/30/business/worldbusiness/30iht-health.4.8117511.html
Publication date: onday 29 October 2007

WASHINGTON — The Swiss and Dutch health care systems are suddenly all the rage in the United States. They have features similar to proposals by at least two presidential hopefuls, and next month the top U.S. health official will visit Switzerland and the ...

News Netherlands » Health: Dutch Health Ministry Sound Alarm About Possible Risks Of E-Cigarettes

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/dutch-health-ministry-sound-alarm-about-possible-risks-of-e-cigarettes-2013-11
Publication date: Wednesday 27 November 2013

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The Dutch Health Ministry sounded an early warning on Thursday about the possible health risks of electronic cigarettes ... lack of evidence on the possible health effects of e-cigarettes, and said that as a precaution, they should ...