Health

Europe has a shortage of doctors 

Friday 30 November 2018 | Déborah Berthier
| VoxEurop

A surge in retirements, lack of new doctors in training, emigration to countries with better working conditions… by 2020, Europe could be facing a shortage of 230,000 doctors.


Europe continues to sell more and more pesticides 

Friday 26 October 2018 | Déborah Berthier
| VoxEurop

Between 2011 and 2016, pesticide sales continued to increase in the European Union. Nevertheless, certain member states, such as Denmark, have made serious efforts to reduce their use.


Europe's most dangerous city for cyclists

Wednesday 04 July 2018 | VoxEurop

Nicolas Kayser-Bril has collected data on fatalties and casualties in several Euroepan cities to determine in wich ones cyclists are more likely to get hurt.


The European Perinatal Health Report - EuroPeristat

Thursday 12 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The Euro-Peristat report presents data on perinatal health in 26 EU members plus Iceland, Norway and Switzerland.


Carcinogenic water in the Danube region

Friday 23 March 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

Almost 1 million people are exposed to excessively high levels of arsenic in tap water, the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network reveals.


Lung cancer deaths on the rise in two thirds of European countries 

Monday 11 June 2018 | Carmen Aguilar
| VoxEurop

The number of deaths caused by cancer of trachea, bronchus and lung has increased in two thirds of the European countries between 2011 and 2015.


Even where abortion is legal, access is not granted  in depth

Thursday 24 May 2018 | Paola Tamma
| VoxEurop

In several European countries tough abortion laws are not necessary, as the lack of available gynecologists makes it almost impossible for women to access abortion.


Brexit causes flight of European health workers from the NHS 

Tuesday 29 May 2018 | Carmen Aguilar
| VoxEurop

A growing number of EU nationals working in the National Health Service are leaving England as a consequence of the referendum on British membership in the EU.


The green challenge for European cities 

Tuesday 05 June 2018 | Sergio Cebrián
| VoxEurop

Regulating CO2 emissions and creating liveable urban spaces is a challenge for the future of the EU.


Drug situation (EMCDDA)

Tuesday 05 December 2017 | OBC Transeuropa

Data on several different aspects of drug use and drug-related phenomena in Europe