• Legionnaires' disease (Legionellosis)

    Legionellosis is an infection caused by inhalation of Legionella bacteria. Symptoms may range from mild to severe disease, but most diagnosed patients have a severe pneumonia, and this is called Legionnaires’ disease (LD).

  • Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)

    The environmental-oriented Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) is an important tool for government to shape environmental policy; for science to support environmental policy and for business to implement environmental policy.

  • Lifestyle interventions

    How people live, and where, can have a significant influence on their health. There are many organizations in the Netherlands which work to improve public health. They provide advice intended to encourage people to adopt a more healthy lifestyle, and devise measures to help them do so. These measures are known as ‘lifestyle interventions’. Many lifestyle interventions are based on the results of health surveys and screenings.

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