The federal police’s “stress team’’ service carried out more than 3,500 consultations between 1 May 2017 and 30 April 2018, of which 504 concerned cases for burnout, according to figures transmitted by the Minister of the Interior Jan Jambon to the socialist deputy Nawal Ben Hamour.
Inspectors from the Public Health Department have noted multiple violations related to the consumption of alcohol by minors.
Friday 29 June marks the arrival of a heat wave in the country.
Agro Remijsen, the company belonging to businessman Patrick Remijsen, owner of Poultry-Vision, has gone bankrupt, the Gazet van Antwerpen and Het Nieuwsblad reported on Wednesday.
Every Friday, actions have been taken to ask for cleaner air around school entrances.
Some hospitals in Belgium will be rewarded with extra resources from 1 July, based on the level of satisfaction reported by patients, federal health minister Maggie De Block said.
Children who are vulnerable but physically healthy have been lodged in the St-Pierre hospital in Brussels for months, because of a lack of places at specialised child-care facilities, doctors have revealed to the Mediahuis papers.
The tobacco industry is launching a lobbying campaign against Social Affairs and Health Minister Maggie De Block, according to information obtained by Het Nieuwsblad daily.
The High Council for Health has revised its advice on alcohol consumption, with a number of new recommendations.
The federal Health minister Maggie De Block (Open Vld) is fed up of the fragmentation between the eight different Health ministers.