Cannabis Discovered in Kefalonia, Rhodes, Crete and Pella

A 69 year old man in Lixouri, Kefalonia had planted Indian cannabis plants among other trees around his house.  The cannabis plants had...

The Cost of Jolie’s Blood Test in Greece

Many women were awakened by Angelina Jolie’s preventive mastectomy in order to reduce the risk of breast cancer. What led her to this decision...

Eurobarometer Poll Reveals Greeks Don’t Like Exercise

According to an opinion poll carried out by Eurobarometer, Greeks are not huge fans of exercise. As Eurobarometer data findings showed, Greece is among...

Greek Health Minister Jeered at Thessaloniki Hospital

Greek Health Minister Adonis Georgiadis was jeered by locals and patients during his visit to several hospitals in Thessaloniki, northern Greece. Georgiadis was on an inspection...

Greek Health System in Collapse, Says Guardian

"Rising mortality rates, an increase in life-threatening infections and a shortage of staff and medical equipment are crippling Greece’s health system," a Guardian report...

International Meeting of ‘Doctors Without Borders’ (MSF) in Athens

The health risks that European citizens face during the economic crisis were revealed during a press conference in Athens on Friday by the presidents...

32 Greeks Now Have Contracted West Nile Virus

Currently 32 Greeks have contracted the West Nile virus, as The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KEELPNO) confirmed yesterday.  Three victims passed away...

Over 15,000 People Took Part in the 29th Tour of Athens Charity Run

More than 15,000 people joined the 29th Tour of Athens charity run that took place in downtown Athens on Sunday in order to raise...

Health Workers Rally Through All Athens Hospitals in Protest

Hundreds of public hospital sector employees rallied through all Athens hospitals and ended up protesting outside the health ministry on Thursday. In the rally called...

Huffington Post: The Reality Behind The Greek ‘Success Story’

On the occasion of the Greek “success story,” as claimed by Greek Health Minister Adonis Georgiadis during his recent visit to the Imperial College...

Greek Health Min Refers to Government’s Priorities

The upgrading of public health care, the strengthening of the public health system and the combating of the so-called health poverty are among the...

Deaths from Cancer on the Rise in Greece

One in four deaths in Greece in 2014 were due to cancers, says an ELSTAT report released on Friday. According to the Greek Statistical Authority,...

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