Recent developments

A new term for the European institutions

29 September 2014 - Vytenis Andriukaitis, current Lithuanian health minister, is the nominated Commissioner-designate for Health and Food Safety; however, the pharmaceutical portfolio may move to Elżbieta Bieńkowska, Polish Commissioner-designate for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs. Giovanni La Via MEP takes over as chair of the Committee on Environment and Health (ENVI). Read more…

Future challenges for EU health policy in the framework of CAM

29 September 2014 -A new publication from EUROCAM presents the contribution that Complementary and Alternative Medicine can make to sustainable healthcare in Europe. Ton Nicolai explains how CAM has the potential to enable public health systems across the EU to attain the goals of the European health policy ‘Investing in Health,’ through reducing healthcare costs, promoting healthy ageing, reducing antimicrobial resistance and supporting innovative health systems. Read more…

New edition: Anthroposophic Pharmaceutical Codex

30 June 2014 - The third edition of the Anthroposophic Pharmaceutical Codex (APC) has now been published. Read more…

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