preparation for corona vaccination in full swing

Photo: CC0 Preparations for the corona vaccination are in full swing, the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) reported on Friday. In recent months, 25 million safety needles have been ordered, the institute reports. Extra super freezers have also been purchased, especially for the vaccines that have to be stored at a […]

More people get sick from food infections and poisoning

Photo: CC0 via PickPik More people in the Netherlands became ill last year from food infections and poisoning. Fewer outbreaks of diseases have been registered, health institute RIVM reports. In total, there were 735 outbreaks of infectious diseases in the past year, with 3,058 people becoming ill. In 2018, that number was still 756 outbreaks […]

First infection with West Nile virus in the Arnhem region

One person in the Arnhem region was infected with the West Nile virus last month, the RIVM reported on Wednesday. It was previously known that six people had contracted the virus in the Utrecht region. According to the institute, patients in the Utrecht region contracted the infection in the month of July or August. The […]

RIVM: more than 800 new infections, 21 people died

In the past 24 hours, 21 corona patients from the region have been reported to the RIVM. They come from Rotterdam (9), Krimpen aan den IJssel (4), Vlaardingen (2), Zwijndrecht (2), Sliedrecht (2), Lansingerland (1) and Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht (1). On Friday the RIVM reported 2 deaths, on Thursday 12. 14 new people from the region have […]

Number of new infections in Drenthe continues to fall: 65

This is evident from the latest figures from the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM). The number of new infections continues to fall. Yesterday there were 73 new infections, on Sunday that number was 92. Emmen remains the municipality where the number of new infections is highest (19). In total, the number […]

Again fewer corona cases in Drenthe, 92 reports last 24 hours

This is evident from figures from the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM). No deaths have been reported in the past 24 hours. Most new infections are in the municipalities of Emmen (26) and Assen (11). The patient who has been hospitalized comes from the municipality of Noordenveld. The corona virus has […]

RIVM: 20 deaths in our region, number of infections lower than yesterday

The number of people admitted with corona in the past 24 hours is rising again. There are 34 patients in the hospital. Yesterday there were 14 and the day before 17. The number of people who died has also increased. The RIVM reports 20. Yesterday there were 12. The people from the region who died […]

As of October 27, 64,087 new positive corona tests reported

Foto: CC0 Pete Linforth via Pixabay Last week, 64,087 (a week earlier 67,542) new persons were reported who tested positive for COVID-19. In the past week 1966 (a week earlier 1739) patients were reported by the Municipal Health Services who were or have been hospitalized for COVID-19. The ICs admitted 321 patients in the past […]

RIVM: 1502 new infections in the region, seven dead

RIVM will report fourteen new hospital admissions on Sunday. Seven people have died from the corona virus in the past 24 hours. These are residents of Gorinchem, Hardinxveld-Giessendam, Hoeksche Waard, Rotterdam and Zwijndrecht. Regional figures The number of new corona cases in the municipalities, followed by the total since the start of the corona crisis: […]