Diabetes, Cancer, Hepatitis – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:04 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Diabetes, Cancer, Hepatitis – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 UK cancer patients must have access to radiotherapy after Euratom exit, warn MPs https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-cancer-patients-must-have-access-to-radiotherapy-after-euratom-exit-warn-mps/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-cancer-patients-must-have-access-to-radiotherapy-after-euratom-exit-warn-mps/#respond Wed, 17 Jan 2018 06:38:16 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1204748 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-cancer-patients-must-have-access-to-radiotherapy-after-euratom-exit-warn-mps/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/01/radiotherapy-150x150.jpg150150 Companies set to miss EU acrylamide targets https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/companies-set-to-miss-eu-acrylamide-targets/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/companies-set-to-miss-eu-acrylamide-targets/#comments Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:13:11 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1203896 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/companies-set-to-miss-eu-acrylamide-targets/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/01/Nacho_crisps_CREDITMarco-Verch_Flickr-150x150.jpg150150 Combat digestive diseases with tighter controls on the alcohol and food industry https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/opinion/combat-digestive-diseases-with-tighter-controls-on-the-alcohol-and-food-industry/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/opinion/combat-digestive-diseases-with-tighter-controls-on-the-alcohol-and-food-industry/#respond Tue, 12 Dec 2017 05:42:54 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1198685 https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/opinion/combat-digestive-diseases-with-tighter-controls-on-the-alcohol-and-food-industry/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/12/shutterstock_138061871-150x150.jpg150150 Celgene boss: Chronic diseases will bankrupt Europe if incentives are dropped https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/celgene-boss-chronic-diseases-will-bankrupt-europe-if-incentives-are-dropped/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/celgene-boss-chronic-diseases-will-bankrupt-europe-if-incentives-are-dropped/#respond Thu, 07 Dec 2017 06:57:14 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1197372 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/celgene-boss-chronic-diseases-will-bankrupt-europe-if-incentives-are-dropped/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/12/mark-150x150.png150150 Huge inequality in access to cancer care across EU https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/huge-inequality-in-access-to-cancer-care-across-eu/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/huge-inequality-in-access-to-cancer-care-across-eu/#respond Fri, 10 Nov 2017 06:18:27 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1190381 https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/huge-inequality-in-access-to-cancer-care-across-eu/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/11/Lungs_cancer_CREDITFrancisco-V-Machado_Shutterstock-150x150.jpg150150 The key to reducing EU cancer deaths https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/the-key-to-reducing-eu-cancer-deaths/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/the-key-to-reducing-eu-cancer-deaths/#respond Fri, 13 Oct 2017 04:38:38 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1182556 https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/the-key-to-reducing-eu-cancer-deaths/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/10/veins_thrombosis_CREDITnapocska_Shutterstock-150x150.jpg150150 Patients: ‘Think carefully’ before questioning orphan drugs’ incentives https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/patients-think-carefully-before-questioning-the-orphan-drugs-incentives/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/patients-think-carefully-before-questioning-the-orphan-drugs-incentives/#respond Thu, 12 Oct 2017 05:13:37 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1182453 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/patients-think-carefully-before-questioning-the-orphan-drugs-incentives/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/10/6870109454_85f9dacf37_z-150x150.jpg150150 Pharma boss: Targeting drugs won’t make healthcare systems more sustainable https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/pharma-boss-targeting-drugs-wont-make-healthcare-systems-more-sustainable/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/pharma-boss-targeting-drugs-wont-make-healthcare-systems-more-sustainable/#respond Tue, 10 Oct 2017 04:08:07 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1181882 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/pharma-boss-targeting-drugs-wont-make-healthcare-systems-more-sustainable/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/10/Nathalie-Moll-150x150.jpg150150 Bringing sanity back to Europe’s glyphosate debate https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/thursbringing-sanity-back-to-europes-glyphosate-debate/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/thursbringing-sanity-back-to-europes-glyphosate-debate/#comments Thu, 05 Oct 2017 05:18:41 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1180703 6 November will be a date with destiny, writes Pieter Cleppe.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/thursbringing-sanity-back-to-europes-glyphosate-debate/feed/ 3 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/10/glyphosate_spray_CREDITLeonid-Eremeychuk_Shutterstock-150x150.jpg150150 EU agency OK’d 39 cancer drugs without evidence they work, study shows https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/eu-agency-okd-39-cancer-drugs-without-evidence-they-work-study-shows/ Thu, 05 Oct 2017 01:20:46 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=1180850 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/10/Cancer_drugs-150x150.jpg150150 MEPs vote down endocrine disruptor criteria, back acrylamide regulation https://www.euractiv.com/section/endocrine-disruptors/news/meps-back-acrylamide-regulation-vote-down-endocrine-disruptor-criteria/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/endocrine-disruptors/news/meps-back-acrylamide-regulation-vote-down-endocrine-disruptor-criteria/#comments Fri, 29 Sep 2017 04:26:42 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1179061 https://www.euractiv.com/section/endocrine-disruptors/news/meps-back-acrylamide-regulation-vote-down-endocrine-disruptor-criteria/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/09/Peter-Leise_CREDITEuropean-Parliament-150x150.jpg150150 Food safety advocates speak out as MEP attacks acrylamide regulation https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/food-safety-advocates-speak-out-as-mep-attacks-acrylamide-regulation/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/food-safety-advocates-speak-out-as-mep-attacks-acrylamide-regulation/#respond Tue, 26 Sep 2017 09:02:04 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1178251 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/food-safety-advocates-speak-out-as-mep-attacks-acrylamide-regulation/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/09/Bread_bakery_acrylamide_CREDITStateofIsrael_Flickr-150x150.jpg150150 No, the EU does not want to ban your chips https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/no-the-eu-does-not-want-to-ban-your-chips/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/no-the-eu-does-not-want-to-ban-your-chips/#comments Mon, 25 Sep 2017 07:13:10 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1177851 headlines in Germany and Austria might have made you shiver with fear: “The. EU. Wants. To. Ban. Crispy. Chips”. No less! The same EU which dictates the shape of our bananas and cucumbers is now meddling with our chips. Or is it, asks Monique Goyens.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/no-the-eu-does-not-want-to-ban-your-chips/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/09/shutterstock_441506041-150x150.jpg150150 MEPs adopt stricter limits on carcinogens in the workplace https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/meps-adopt-stricter-limits-on-carcinogens-in-the-workplace/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/meps-adopt-stricter-limits-on-carcinogens-in-the-workplace/#respond Thu, 31 Aug 2017 12:33:26 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1171080 https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/meps-adopt-stricter-limits-on-carcinogens-in-the-workplace/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/08/wood_dust_sawmill_CREDITnakonechnyi_o_Shutterstock-150x150.jpg150150 Tobacco makers denounce ‘brand theft’ from plain packaging https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/tobacco-makers-denounce-brand-theft-from-plain-packaging/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/tobacco-makers-denounce-brand-theft-from-plain-packaging/#comments Thu, 22 Jun 2017 05:25:23 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1155676 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/tobacco-makers-denounce-brand-theft-from-plain-packaging/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/06/Plain-pack-cigarettes-150x150.png150150 ‘Traffic light’ food labels gain momentum across Europe https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/traffic-light-food-labels-gain-momentum-across-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/traffic-light-food-labels-gain-momentum-across-europe/#respond Tue, 20 Jun 2017 05:38:54 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1154648 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/traffic-light-food-labels-gain-momentum-across-europe/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/06/Sainsburys-food-labelling-150x150.jpg150150 Retailers fear tobacco-style restrictions on food and drinks https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/news/sr-19-june-retailers-fear-tobacco-style-restrictions-on-food-and-drinks/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/news/sr-19-june-retailers-fear-tobacco-style-restrictions-on-food-and-drinks/#respond Mon, 19 Jun 2017 04:45:43 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1153396 https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/news/sr-19-june-retailers-fear-tobacco-style-restrictions-on-food-and-drinks/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/06/Cans-150x150.jpg150150 Regulating consumers? https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/special_report/regulating-consumers/ 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https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/06/8766816677_e23bb10db3_z-150x150.jpg150150 Study: Biking to work lowers risks of cancer and heart disease https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/study-biking-to-work-lowers-risks-of-cancer-and-heart-disease/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/study-biking-to-work-lowers-risks-of-cancer-and-heart-disease/#respond Fri, 21 Apr 2017 05:26:47 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1139321 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/study-biking-to-work-lowers-risks-of-cancer-and-heart-disease/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/04/14660613678_487156cbce_z-150x150.jpg150150 Workplace cancer prevention must be extended to reprotoxic substances https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/opinion/workplace-cancer-prevention-must-be-extended-to-reprotoxic-substances/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/opinion/workplace-cancer-prevention-must-be-extended-to-reprotoxic-substances/#respond Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:06:00 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1133687 https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/opinion/workplace-cancer-prevention-must-be-extended-to-reprotoxic-substances/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/03/Pesticide-warning-150x150.jpg150150 Health matters should supersede European bureaucracy https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/health-matters-should-supersede-european-bureaucracy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/health-matters-should-supersede-european-bureaucracy/#respond Mon, 13 Feb 2017 05:14:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1089656 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/health-matters-should-supersede-european-bureaucracy/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/Asset-150x150.jpg150150 How Italy and France take on rare sarcoma cancers https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/how-italy-and-france-take-on-rare-sarcoma-cancers/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/how-italy-and-france-take-on-rare-sarcoma-cancers/#comments Fri, 10 Feb 2017 05:07:57 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1089277 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/how-italy-and-france-take-on-rare-sarcoma-cancers/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/6870109454_85f9dacf37_z-150x150.jpg150150 Complex sarcoma cancer needs an overall strategy, report says https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/complex-sarcoma-cancer-needs-an-overall-strategy-report-says/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/complex-sarcoma-cancer-needs-an-overall-strategy-report-says/#respond Thu, 09 Feb 2017 09:38:59 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1089106 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/complex-sarcoma-cancer-needs-an-overall-strategy-report-says/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/16195837900_b8dde7df8f_z-150x150.jpg150150 Families cannot tackle childhood obesity alone, EU study says https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/families-cannot-tackle-childhood-obesity-alone-eu-study-says/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/families-cannot-tackle-childhood-obesity-alone-eu-study-says/#respond Thu, 09 Feb 2017 05:53:14 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1088947 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/families-cannot-tackle-childhood-obesity-alone-eu-study-says/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/7612551654_a9eea22ea6_z-150x150.jpg150150 Andriukaitis: ‘Rare cancers present a particular challenge’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/wed-special-report-andriukaitis-eu-level-cooperation-will-help-rare-cancers-patients/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/wed-special-report-andriukaitis-eu-level-cooperation-will-help-rare-cancers-patients/#respond Wed, 08 Feb 2017 05:35:34 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1088377 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/wed-special-report-andriukaitis-eu-level-cooperation-will-help-rare-cancers-patients/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/10/andriukaitis-150x150.jpg150150 Rare cancers: A headache for policymakers https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/tuesday-special-report-rare-cancers-a-headache-for-policymakers/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/tuesday-special-report-rare-cancers-a-headache-for-policymakers/#respond Tue, 07 Feb 2017 05:32:58 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1087822 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/tuesday-special-report-rare-cancers-a-headache-for-policymakers/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/sarcoma-150x150.jpg150150 Rare cancers: Cracking the code https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/special_report/rare-cancers-cracking-the-code/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/special_report/rare-cancers-cracking-the-code/#respond Tue, 07 Feb 2017 05:09:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=1087632 https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/special_report/rare-cancers-cracking-the-code/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/Sarcoma-150x150.png150150 Drugmaker Novo Nordisk bets $145 mln on post-Brexit UK science https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/drugmaker-novo-nordisk-bets-145-mln-on-post-brexit-uk-science/ Mon, 30 Jan 2017 06:45:14 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=1084777 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/08/diabetes-150x150.jpeg150150 Germany votes to ease access to medical marijuana https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/germany-votes-to-ease-access-to-medical-marijuana/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/germany-votes-to-ease-access-to-medical-marijuana/#respond Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:30:54 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1081390 EURACTIV Germany reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/germany-votes-to-ease-access-to-medical-marijuana/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/01/shutterstock_486195247-150x150.jpg150150 Diabetes expert: Urgent need for education ‘at every level’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/diabetes-expert-urgent-need-for-education-at-every-level/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/diabetes-expert-urgent-need-for-education-at-every-level/#respond Fri, 16 Dec 2016 05:19:11 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1072483 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/diabetes-expert-urgent-need-for-education-at-every-level/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/12/IDF_Europe-491-de-414-150x150.jpg150150 E-health and the ‘fine line’ of big data https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/special-report-e-health-and-the-fine-line-of-big-data/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/special-report-e-health-and-the-fine-line-of-big-data/#respond Thu, 15 Dec 2016 05:57:04 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1071844 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/special-report-e-health-and-the-fine-line-of-big-data/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/12/7897620020_24e4806164_z-150x150.jpg150150 E-health should not exacerbate existing inequalities, NGO warns https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/special-report-e-health-should-not-deteriorate-existing-inequalities-ngo-warns/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/special-report-e-health-should-not-deteriorate-existing-inequalities-ngo-warns/#respond Wed, 14 Dec 2016 06:15:46 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1071362 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/special-report-e-health-should-not-deteriorate-existing-inequalities-ngo-warns/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/12/shutterstock_533734738-150x150.jpg150150 Andriukaitis: E-health can empower patients to manage diabetes https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/andriukaitis-e-health-can-empower-patients-to-manage-diabetes/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/andriukaitis-e-health-can-empower-patients-to-manage-diabetes/#respond Tue, 13 Dec 2016 05:20:54 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1070881 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/andriukaitis-e-health-can-empower-patients-to-manage-diabetes/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/12/29997374292_79b595d8b7_z-150x150.jpg150150 Medical community alarmed by global rise in diabetes cases https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/medical-community-alarmed-by-global-rise-in-diabetes-cases/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/medical-community-alarmed-by-global-rise-in-diabetes-cases/#comments Mon, 12 Dec 2016 06:41:32 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1070415 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/medical-community-alarmed-by-global-rise-in-diabetes-cases/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/12/diabetestest-150x150.jpg150150 Diabetes: The next global challenge https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/special_report/diabetes-the-next-global-challenge/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/special_report/diabetes-the-next-global-challenge/#comments Mon, 12 Dec 2016 06:41:31 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=1070473 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/special_report/diabetes-the-next-global-challenge/feed/ 2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/12/shutterstock_468169313-150x150.jpg150150 Health minister: Drugs pricing will top Malta’s EU presidency https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/health-minister-drugs-pricing-will-top-maltas-eu-presidency/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/health-minister-drugs-pricing-will-top-maltas-eu-presidency/#respond Fri, 09 Dec 2016 05:45:37 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1069792 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/health-minister-drugs-pricing-will-top-maltas-eu-presidency/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/12/fearne-150x150.jpg150150 The EU’s promotion of meat consumption is misguided, Mr Hogan https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/the-eus-promotion-of-meat-consumption-is-misguided-mr-hogan/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/the-eus-promotion-of-meat-consumption-is-misguided-mr-hogan/#respond Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:23:58 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1051719 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/the-eus-promotion-of-meat-consumption-is-misguided-mr-hogan/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/10/Phil-Hogan-meat-150x150.jpg150150 Key highlights of the first EU Blood Cancer Policy Summit [Promoted content] 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/diabetes-may-shorten-healthy-years-of-life/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/diabetes-may-shorten-healthy-years-of-life/#comments Wed, 20 Apr 2016 09:55:44 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=966615 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/diabetes-may-shorten-healthy-years-of-life/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/08/diabetes-150x150.jpeg150150 The rising wave of privatisation damages healthcare in Europe https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/the-rising-wave-of-privatisation-damages-healthcare-in-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/the-rising-wave-of-privatisation-damages-healthcare-in-europe/#comments Thu, 07 Apr 2016 09:38:35 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=960257 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/the-rising-wave-of-privatisation-damages-healthcare-in-europe/feed/ 2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/04/help-150x150.jpg150150 Finland tops Europe’s first-ever ‘Nanny State’ index https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/finland-tops-europes-first-ever-nanny-state-index/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/finland-tops-europes-first-ever-nanny-state-index/#respond Wed, 06 Apr 2016 05:20:39 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=959111 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/finland-tops-europes-first-ever-nanny-state-index/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/04/drunk-150x150.jpg150150 Obesity on the rise, WHO targets in jeopardy https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/obesity-on-the-rise-who-targets-in-jeopardy/ 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https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/04/vindage_wine_vines_CREdITStefano-Lubiana_Flickr-150x150.jpg150150 Cancer patient organisation: A cancer diagnosis is no longer a death sentence https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/cancer-patient-organisation-a-cancer-diagnosis-is-no-longer-a-death-sentence/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/cancer-patient-organisation-a-cancer-diagnosis-is-no-longer-a-death-sentence/#respond Mon, 01 Feb 2016 15:31:33 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=890132 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/cancer-patient-organisation-a-cancer-diagnosis-is-no-longer-a-death-sentence/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/02/ecpc-150x150.jpeg150150 Health and safety at work: Priorities and gender challenges [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/social-europe-jobs/video/health-and-safety-at-work-priorities-and-gender-challenges/ 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/cook-from-scratch-key-to-battling-spread-of-diabetes-panel-told/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/11/indonesia_188_0-150x150.jpeg150150 EU says cancer risk from popular weedkiller ‘unlikely’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-says-cancer-risk-from-popular-weedkiller-unlikely/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-says-cancer-risk-from-popular-weedkiller-unlikely/#respond Thu, 12 Nov 2015 09:07:40 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=884150 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-says-cancer-risk-from-popular-weedkiller-unlikely/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/11/french_pavilion_0-150x150.jpeg150150 Experts disagree about ‘probably carcinogenic’ processed meat https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/experts-disagree-about-probably-carcinogenic-processed-meat/ 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https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/09/radiation_therapy-150x150.jpeg150150 Britain sees surge in diabetes https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/britain-sees-surge-in-diabetes/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/britain-sees-surge-in-diabetes/#respond Tue, 18 Aug 2015 11:51:32 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=877469 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/britain-sees-surge-in-diabetes/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/08/diabetes-150x150.jpeg150150 WHO: 400 Europeans die of hepatitis each day https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/who-400-europeans-die-of-hepatitis-each-day/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/who-400-europeans-die-of-hepatitis-each-day/#respond Tue, 28 Jul 2015 07:51:26 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=876763 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/who-400-europeans-die-of-hepatitis-each-day/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/07/hepatitis_c-150x150.jpeg150150 Hackers develop innovative treatments for chronic illnesses https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/hackers-develop-innovative-treatments-for-chronic-illnesses/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/hackers-develop-innovative-treatments-for-chronic-illnesses/#respond Tue, 14 Jul 2015 18:42:39 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=876187 EURACTIV France reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/hackers-develop-innovative-treatments-for-chronic-illnesses/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/07/hackathon_amsterdam_creditsebastiaan_ter_burg_flickr-150x150.jpeg150150 WHO re-classifies Agent Orange herbicide as ‘carcinogenic’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/who-re-classifies-agent-orange-herbicide-as-carcinogenic/ 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Cardiovascular disease deaths declining in Germany https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/oecd-cardiovascular-disease-deaths-declining-in-germany/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/oecd-cardiovascular-disease-deaths-declining-in-germany/#respond Thu, 18 Jun 2015 07:16:33 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=873888 EURACTIV Germany reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/oecd-cardiovascular-disease-deaths-declining-in-germany/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/06/15364994619-0a533bdb88-k-0-150x150.jpeg150150 EU food safety watchdog issues cancer warning on acrylamide https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-food-safety-watchdog-issues-cancer-warning-on-acrylamide/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-food-safety-watchdog-issues-cancer-warning-on-acrylamide/#respond Fri, 05 Jun 2015 08:15:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=872936 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-food-safety-watchdog-issues-cancer-warning-on-acrylamide/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/06/bread-150x150.jpeg150150 Lung cancer screening: A step in the right direction https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/lung-cancer-screening-a-step-in-the-right-direction/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/lung-cancer-screening-a-step-in-the-right-direction/#respond Thu, 28 May 2015 11:29:37 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=872355 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/lung-cancer-screening-a-step-in-the-right-direction/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/05/hospital_entrance_ashtray-150x150.jpeg150150 Europe unaware of the hepatitis crisis, say patient organisations https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/europe-unaware-of-the-hepatitis-crisis-say-patient-organisations/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/europe-unaware-of-the-hepatitis-crisis-say-patient-organisations/#comments Fri, 22 May 2015 16:24:11 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=872115 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/europe-unaware-of-the-hepatitis-crisis-say-patient-organisations/feed/ 4 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/01/drugs_0-150x150.jpeg150150 Germany needs national strategy to tackle diabetes epidemic, experts say https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/germany-needs-national-strategy-to-tackle-diabetes-epidemic-experts-say/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/germany-needs-national-strategy-to-tackle-diabetes-epidemic-experts-say/#comments Fri, 08 May 2015 07:10:50 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=871183 EURACTIV Germany reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/germany-needs-national-strategy-to-tackle-diabetes-epidemic-experts-say/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/05/8683527373-a65ef40f83-k-0-150x150.jpeg150150 WHO warns of burgeoning obesity crisis in Europe https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/who-warns-of-burgeoning-obesity-crisis-in-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/who-warns-of-burgeoning-obesity-crisis-in-europe/#respond Wed, 06 May 2015 08:32:23 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=871005 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/who-warns-of-burgeoning-obesity-crisis-in-europe/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/09/obesity_leonardo-150x150.png150150 Commission says diabetes rates are not improving https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-says-diabetes-rates-are-not-improving/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-says-diabetes-rates-are-not-improving/#comments Wed, 06 May 2015 08:29:02 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=870945 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-says-diabetes-rates-are-not-improving/feed/ 3 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/11/diabetes_awareness_advert_2010.steven_depoloflickr-150x150.jpeg150150 UK lags behind the rest of EU in cancer treatment https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-lags-behind-the-rest-of-eu-in-cancer-treatment/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-lags-behind-the-rest-of-eu-in-cancer-treatment/#comments Wed, 25 Mar 2015 08:24:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=867833 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-lags-behind-the-rest-of-eu-in-cancer-treatment/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/03/shutterstock_88169086-150x150.jpeg150150 Cardiovascular experts call for more focus on genes when treating patients https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/cardiovascular-experts-call-for-more-focus-on-genes-when-treating-patients/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/cardiovascular-experts-call-for-more-focus-on-genes-when-treating-patients/#respond Tue, 24 Mar 2015 08:34:15 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=867683 SPECIAL REPORT / Today's medicines can be so precise that doctors are now able to define a disease at the right time, and tailor the therapy to the patient, according to experts. EURACTIV reports from Glasgow.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/cardiovascular-experts-call-for-more-focus-on-genes-when-treating-patients/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/03/zyd-150x150.jpeg150150 Cancer is the poor parent of development aid https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/cancer-is-the-poor-parent-of-development-aid/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/cancer-is-the-poor-parent-of-development-aid/#respond Tue, 24 Feb 2015 07:31:02 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=865469 SPECIAL REPORT: Long considered a disease of rich countries, cancer is no longer sparing Africa, where, to general indifference, the number of deaths is soaring.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/cancer-is-the-poor-parent-of-development-aid/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/02/4730168198-b2872a1ecf-z-150x150.jpeg150150 Europe’s Cancer Challenge [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/infographic/europe-s-cancer-challenge/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/infographic/europe-s-cancer-challenge/#respond Fri, 20 Feb 2015 17:40:02 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=865414 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/infographic/europe-s-cancer-challenge/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/02/europe-cancer-challenge-150x150.png150150 INFOGRAPHIC: Europe losing the battle against diabetes [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/infographic/infographic-europe-losing-the-battle-against-diabetes/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/infographic/infographic-europe-losing-the-battle-against-diabetes/#comments Thu, 19 Feb 2015 12:04:57 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=865138 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/infographic/infographic-europe-losing-the-battle-against-diabetes/feed/ 6 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/02/msd5-150x150.png150150 World Cancer Day: The first day in a renewed fight to beat cancer sooner https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/world-cancer-day-the-first-day-in-a-renewed-fight-to-beat-cancer-sooner/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/world-cancer-day-the-first-day-in-a-renewed-fight-to-beat-cancer-sooner/#respond Wed, 04 Feb 2015 16:53:18 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=864124 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/world-cancer-day-the-first-day-in-a-renewed-fight-to-beat-cancer-sooner/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/02/cat-150x150.jpeg150150 Clean the air, prevent cancer https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/clean-the-air-prevent-cancer/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/clean-the-air-prevent-cancer/#respond Wed, 04 Feb 2015 09:16:43 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=863910 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/clean-the-air-prevent-cancer/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/02/christian_friis_bach-150x150.jpeg150150 Eurostat: Cancer mortality rate in the EU increases https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/eurostat-cancer-mortality-rate-in-the-eu-increases/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/eurostat-cancer-mortality-rate-in-the-eu-increases/#respond Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:09:18 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=859944 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/eurostat-cancer-mortality-rate-in-the-eu-increases/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/11/cancer-150x150.jpeg150150 Euro Diabetes Index 2014 [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/euro-diabetes-index-2014/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/euro-diabetes-index-2014/#respond Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:07:13 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=865124 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/euro-diabetes-index-2014/feed/ 0 How we can win the war against lung cancer https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/how-we-can-win-the-war-against-lung-cancer/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/how-we-can-win-the-war-against-lung-cancer/#respond Fri, 14 Nov 2014 17:50:55 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=859204 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/how-we-can-win-the-war-against-lung-cancer/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/11/Cigarette_smoke-150x150.jpeg150150 Study: EU member states ‘risk losing the battle against diabetes’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/study-eu-member-states-risk-losing-the-battle-against-diabetes/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/study-eu-member-states-risk-losing-the-battle-against-diabetes/#comments Fri, 14 Nov 2014 07:59:17 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=859030 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/study-eu-member-states-risk-losing-the-battle-against-diabetes/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/11/diabetes_awareness_advert_2010.steven_depoloflickr-150x150.jpeg150150 Obesity researcher: The EU’s new sugar quotas will increase diabetes rates https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/obesity-researcher-says-the-eu-s-new-sugar-quotas-will-increase-diabetes-rates/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/obesity-researcher-says-the-eu-s-new-sugar-quotas-will-increase-diabetes-rates/#respond Thu, 06 Nov 2014 07:33:01 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=858555 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/obesity-researcher-says-the-eu-s-new-sugar-quotas-will-increase-diabetes-rates/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/11/sugar-150x150.jpeg150150 Diabetes hitting EU workforce productivity https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/diabetes-hitting-eu-workforce-productivity/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/diabetes-hitting-eu-workforce-productivity/#respond Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:30:14 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=855089 SPECIAL REPORT: Investing now in diabetes prevention will reduce the cost of tackling the disease later and maintain a productive European workforce, experts claim.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/diabetes-hitting-eu-workforce-productivity/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/04/construction_worker._berlin_april_2014._sascha_kohlmann-150x150.jpeg150150 Arne Björnberg: ‘Diabetes has become the poor man’s disease’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/interview/arne-bjornberg-diabetes-has-become-the-poor-man-s-disease/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/interview/arne-bjornberg-diabetes-has-become-the-poor-man-s-disease/#respond Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09:15:34 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854977 SPECIAL REPORT: While the prevalence of diabetes in Europe is increasing, doctors still call it the "silent disease" because it somehow fails to draw attention, says Arne Björnberg.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/interview/arne-bjornberg-diabetes-has-become-the-poor-man-s-disease/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/09/note-150x150.jpeg150150 Diabetes care hindered by patchy national data https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/diabetes-care-hindered-by-patchy-national-data/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/diabetes-care-hindered-by-patchy-national-data/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:37:20 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854869 SPECIAL REPORT: Reliable data should be the first step to improve diabetes care in the EU, according to representatives from European Union health ministries and national healthcare institutes who were speaking in Vienna on Wednesday (17 September).]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/diabetes-care-hindered-by-patchy-national-data/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/09/hcp-150x150.jpeg150150 Swedes have the best diabetes care in the EU https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/swedes-have-the-best-diabetes-care-in-the-eu/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/swedes-have-the-best-diabetes-care-in-the-eu/#comments Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:25:51 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854735 SPECIAL REPORT: Sweden has the best healthcare system to tackle diabetes, but this is mainly due to the Scandinavian country having a better national registry, according to the 2014 Euro Diabetes Index, launched in Vienna on Wednesday (17 September).]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/swedes-have-the-best-diabetes-care-in-the-eu/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/09/diabetes2-150x150.jpeg150150 New comparison index helps EU governments tackle growing diabetes rates https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/new-comparison-index-helps-eu-governments-tackle-growing-diabetes-rates/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/new-comparison-index-helps-eu-governments-tackle-growing-diabetes-rates/#respond Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:32:22 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854587 SPECIAL REPORT: On Wednesday (17 September), the Health Consumer Powerhouse (HCP), a Swedish company which compares healthcare between countries, will reveal an analysis of diabetes prevention and treatment in Europe, making it easier for EU member states to share best practices.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/new-comparison-index-helps-eu-governments-tackle-growing-diabetes-rates/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/08/diabetes-150x150.jpeg150150 EU must regulate salt and fat content in foods, health expert warns [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/video/eu-must-regulate-salt-and-fat-content-in-foods-health-expert-warns/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/video/eu-must-regulate-salt-and-fat-content-in-foods-health-expert-warns/#respond Thu, 04 Sep 2014 18:18:05 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=853798 https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/video/eu-must-regulate-salt-and-fat-content-in-foods-health-expert-warns/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/02/3767101831001-150x150.jpeg150150 Treatments improved through personalised medicine https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/treatments-improved-through-personalised-medicine/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/treatments-improved-through-personalised-medicine/#respond Thu, 04 Sep 2014 15:32:40 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=853740 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/treatments-improved-through-personalised-medicine/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/09/pills_health_medicine_treatment_credit-epsos-de_flickr-150x150.jpeg150150 Diabetes: the EU’s heavy burden https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/linksdossier/diabetes-the-eu-s-heavy-burden/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/linksdossier/diabetes-the-eu-s-heavy-burden/#respond Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:54:52 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=851222 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/linksdossier/diabetes-the-eu-s-heavy-burden/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/08/healthy_waist_patient-150x150.jpeg150150 High cholesterol causes breast cancer, study shows https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/high-cholesterol-causes-breast-cancer-study-shows/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/high-cholesterol-causes-breast-cancer-study-shows/#respond Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:40:21 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=851063 EURACTIV France reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/high-cholesterol-causes-breast-cancer-study-shows/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/07/shutterstock_9nong-150x150.jpeg150150 Cancer research at a crossroads in Germany https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/cancer-research-at-a-crossroads-in-germany/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/cancer-research-at-a-crossroads-in-germany/#respond Thu, 19 Jun 2014 08:16:09 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=848608 https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/cancer-research-at-a-crossroads-in-germany/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/06/7347518562-5706bf38f1-b-150x150.jpeg150150 French organisation calls for greater diabetes prevention https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/french-organisation-calls-for-greater-diabetes-prevention/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/french-organisation-calls-for-greater-diabetes-prevention/#respond Thu, 05 Jun 2014 16:58:22 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=847826 EURACTIV France reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/french-organisation-calls-for-greater-diabetes-prevention/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/06/5476255676-d984cfaacc-z-150x150.jpeg150150 Uninsured patients left untreated in Greece https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/uninsured-patients-left-untreated-in-greece/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/uninsured-patients-left-untreated-in-greece/#respond Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:09:35 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=844772 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/uninsured-patients-left-untreated-in-greece/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/04/sleeping_junkie._athens_2013-150x150.jpeg150150 Experts mull ways to reverse chronic diseases trend https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/experts-mull-ways-to-reverse-chronic-diseases-trend/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/experts-mull-ways-to-reverse-chronic-diseases-trend/#respond Fri, 04 Apr 2014 12:19:17 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=843955 SPECIAL REPORT / Cancer, diabetes, mental disorders, and chronic respiratory illnesses account for 86% of deaths, and 77% of the disease burden in Europe, with the main risk factors being tobacco use, alcohol abuse, poor diets and lack of physical activity.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/news/experts-mull-ways-to-reverse-chronic-diseases-trend/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/04/Obesity_0-150x150.jpeg150150