Belgium has been called on to consider raising the age for access to alcohol in an effort to combat excessive consumption and subsequent hospitalisation.   ...
Dec, 08
Belgium called on to raise the age for access to alcohol
Belgium has been called on to consider raising the age for access to alcohol in an effort to combat excessive consumption and subsequent ...
Sunday, 08, December 2019
European court brings VAT relief to osteopaths and chiropractors
Belgium’s osteopaths and chiropractors should be exempt from charging clients VAT, placing them on equal terms with medical and other ...
Saturday, 07, December 2019
On average six Belgian teenagers admitted to hospital daily suffering from effects of alcohol
An average of six young people aged between 12 and 17 years are admitted to hospital every day in Belgium, suffering from the effects of ...
Saturday, 07, December 2019
Belgian students gain about 3.6 kg during their studies
Students in Belgium gain 3.6 kg on average during their studies, according to research by the VUB. Male students gain about 5.7 kg, and ...
Friday, 06, December 2019
Measles deaths increasing worldwide for the second year in a row
142,300 people died due to the consequences of the measles virus in 2018, which is 15% more than in the year before, according to the World ...
Friday, 06, December 2019
Carrefour recalls minced meat due to salmonella fears
Food company Viangro, in consultation with the federal food agency FAVV, has announced an urgent recall of its Minced beef and pork product ...
Wednesday, 04, December 2019
Lab explosion at University of Ghent leaves one seriously injured
One person was seriously injured after there was an explosion in a laboratory at the University of Ghent on Tuesday evening.  The ...
Wednesday, 04, December 2019