People ignoring warning signs of serious illness in order to avoid hospitals

People ignoring warning signs of serious illness in order to avoid hospitals

UZ Brussel has put out a call to the public to not ignore symptoms of heart failure or stroke because of the current situations in hospitals. The university hospital...
Bear hunt entertains kids during coronavirus shutdown

Bear hunt entertains kids during coronavirus shutdown

Have you gone bear hunting yet? The stuffed toy sightings are all the range in Belgium at the moment. What you do is you put a plush toy in your...
Meet the Brussels expat: Sebastian Boatca from Romania on his love of photography

Meet the Brussels expat: Sebastian Boatca from Romania on his love of photography

Before arriving in Belgium, I studied in Romania and Switzerland; I also worked and lived for a short period in Norway, then moved back to Romania. Brussels has been...
Servant leadership turns the relationship between boss and worker on its head

Servant leadership turns the relationship between boss and worker on its head

The term ‘servant leadership’ was coined by Robert K Greenleaf, a US business executive and management consultant, in a 1970 essay called The Servant as Leader. “The servant-leader is...
How one method of physiotherapy is correcting posture and treating back pain

How one method of physiotherapy is correcting posture and treating back pain

There’s only the sound of an occasional stifled yawn in the studio as we lie flat on our backs, knees apart in a butterfly stretch, slowly lengthening our adductor...
Carrefour workers shut down ten shops in protest

Carrefour workers shut down ten shops in protest

Ten Carrefour shops were shut down by staff who wanted to send a message to management over work conditions amid the coronavirus pandemic. Credit: CNE Commerce-syndicat des travailleurs du commerce/Facebook ...
Belgium starts to plan how to ease coronavirus restrictions

Belgium starts to plan how to ease coronavirus restrictions

Belgium is to begin planning how - and when - to ease its coronavirus restrictions, with a view to a "gradual" reopening of public life over several months. Prime minister...
Brussels hospitals publish open letter over lack of supplies

Brussels hospitals publish open letter over lack of supplies

Frontline medical staff at nine Brussels hospitals have published an open letter to Belgium's health minister, warning they are in dire need of the masks and other protective equipment...
Brothers ski through Leuven as ski resorts are closed

Brothers ski through Leuven as ski resorts are closed

The video goes on to show the brothers, only using a pair of skis and a winch, skiing down escalators. Credit: Youtube screengrab/Sebastiaan Haven ...

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