Greeks Return to Dentures as Crisis Hits Dental Care

Among the health problems caused by Greece's eight-year crisis, the population's oral health is suffering too, dentists say. Speaking ahead of World Oral Health Day -- which...

The Science Behind Greek Food’s Amazing Healthy Properties

Different diets come in and out of fashion, just like clothes. Others, instead, have consistently been highly recommended for their proven benefits on human...

Winter Flu Kills 17, Say Greek Authorities

An outbreak of influenza has killed 17 people over the winter, the Greek authorities have revealed. New data from the Greek Center for Disease Control...

Report Exposes Mistreatment at Greek Psychiatric Clinic

Shocking pictures have emerged of widespread mistreatment of patients at a private psychiatric clinic in Greece. Online magazine VICE published am expose on the unnamed...

Greek, Chinese Universities to Build Tai Chi Center in Attica

Greek and Chinese universities are to join forces to set up a special health center near Athens. The University of Western Attica and the Shanghai...

Greek Minister Flouts Anti-Smoking Law (photos)

An embarrassing photo has emerged of a Greek minister smoking indoors during an event in Thessaly as the government is supposedly trying to enforce widely-flouted...
Port of Chania, blurred by the African dust.

Veil of African Dust Covers Athens, Southern Greece (photos)

Meteorologists are warning that a veil of African dust that has settled over southern Greece since Sunday will remain in place until Tuesday. Images show...

Greece Approves Medicinal Cannabis Law

Greece's parliament has approved a bill allowing the production of medicinal cannabis, with the government coalition and centrist parties voting in favor. The main opposition...
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Greek Gum Wins EU Approval as Natural Remedy

A Greek-made gum has crossed the line into medicine, with a European body confirming its myriad health-giving properties. Chios Mastic Gum -- exclusively produced on the...

Canadian Firm Plans Production of Medicinal Cannabis in Greece

A Canadian company is planning medicinal cannabis investment in Greece, as a bill on Canabis production and use was passed in principle by the...

Antibiotics in Greece to be Given by Doctor’s Prescription Only

Antibiotics in Greece will only be given by doctor's prescription from now on, in order to stop reckless use, announced General Secretary of Public...

Draft Medical Cannabis Bill Arrives in Greek Parliament

Provisions for the production of medical marijuana products were introduced in a draft bill to the Greek parliament this week, with a vote planned...

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