Greece’s Health Ministry Trying to Restrict E-cigarettes in Public Places

The Health Ministry in Greece has drafted a bill that would prohibit the usage of electronic cigarettes in public enclosed places. The bill was tabled...

Greece: Médecins Sans Frontières Asks Pfizer and GSK to Reduce Exorbitant Price of Vaccines...

Over the past few weeks, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has vaccinated over 5,000 refugee children from the age of six months to 15 years...

Shortages in the Greek Health Sector

The health sector is registering shortages in a number of areas, including ambulance vehicles. In one case, in Istaia in Evia, a patient was...

10 Little-known Natural Home Remedies from Ancient Greece

The ancient Greeks thought that getting sick with disease was a form of punishment by the gods for something they did or didn’t do....

Doctors Without Borders to Inoculate Thousands of Refugee Children at Elliniko Camp

As refugee children have been caught in the middle of war-torn events over the last several years, one vital health concern has developed. Children have...

Economic Crisis Leads Greeks to Drug, Gambling and Internet Addiction

The economic crisis has led many Greeks to drug, gambling and internet addiction, according to figures from the Therapy Center for Dependent Individuals (KETHEA). Speaking...

One Dead Among 38 Suffering Food Poisoning at Baptism Party in Greece

One dead and two in critical condition are among the 38 people who suffered food poisoning after a baptism party in Aspra Spitia, Viotia,...

Bank of Greece Report Concludes: ‘Greeks’ Health Deteriorating, Life Expectancy Shrinks’

The Bank of Greece released its Monetary Policy Report 2015-2016 with some shocking admissions enclosed. The report says that “while it takes longer to record...

How Safe Is Your Beach? Special App Tells all You Need to Know

A special application lets you find out how safe the beach where you intend to dive is. The free application, which can be downloaded...

Mediterranean Diet Slashes Risk of Diabetes by a Third

According to a recent study by Harvard University that complied diets and medical histories of 200,000 health professionals in the U.S. over a period of 20 years, the...

Saucy Blood Donor Ads Slammed for Showing Sexy Nurses [video]

Greek medical staff are angered by the advertisements promoting blood donation by reinforcing negative stereotypes featuring nurses as actresses in the adult film industry. The...

Patient Receives Treatment for Bizarre Case of Spaceship Injury

An unusual case made its way to private ANT1 TV's morning show on Tuesday. A patient visited a chemist with a prescription for drugs...