280,000 Flemings are eligible for third shot, first…

From September 10, the first invitations will go out for people who qualify for a third shot. The Agency for Care and Health estimates that about 280,000 Flemish people are involved. The lists are currently being drawn up by the mutualities. From 13 September, they can be further supplemented by the general practitioners. A week […]

Prince Harry big on vaccine misinformation: ‘Who lies…

Britain’s Prince Harry praised the researchers behind the vaccine from AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford via video link. This was on the occasion of the award ceremony of the British fashion magazine GQ. The scientists were awarded ‘Heroes of the Year’ during the gala. During his speech, Prince Harry emphasized correct information and the […]

100 infections a day, hospitals remain unaffected (Hasselt)

The Jessa Hospital in Hasselt is currently free of covid patients again. — © Sven Dillen Hasselt – In Limburg, an average of one hundred people a day are currently infected, almost two in three of them are teenagers and in their twenties. Our hospitals are not affected. There are only four covid patients in […]

How do you explain to a teenager that he/she needs a vaccine…

If it depends on Flemish Minister of Welfare Wouter Beke (CD&V), young people between the ages of 12 and 15 will be vaccinated with the Pfizer vaccine from 19 July. At least if they and their parents want it. Because the parents will still have to give their consent. But what if the child does […]

Tomorrowland DJs and a shot from Marc Van Ranst: vaccination… (Antwerp)

A DJ and dancer make it a party in the waiting room. Photo: Jan Van der Perre Antwerp – On Wednesday afternoon and evening, the vaccinated young people at Spoor Oost were surprised. In the waiting room, Tomorrowland DJs turned it into a festival with tunes played all over the vaccination center. To complete the […]

Mass vaccination on ships in the port of Rotterdam: ‘I feel blessed’

The Royal Association of Dutch Shipowners (KVNR) started a vaccination program last week in the port of Rotterdam, among other places. All seafarers from the Netherlands and abroad who work on a ship that sails under the Dutch flag or is under Dutch management are eligible. In this way, the KVNR hopes to increase the […]