Three-Parent Baby Boy Born in Greece in Medical Breakthrough

A 32-year-old Greek woman gave birth on Tuesday to a baby boy carrying DNA from three people. The child's birth is the result of...

Greek “Good Samaritan” Named Best Doctor in Europe for 2019

Dr. Anargiros Mariolis, from the town of Areopolis in the Peloponnese, was recently awarded the WONCA Award of Excellence in Health Care in recognition...

Oncology Professor Says Cancer Can Soon be a Chronic Illness

Cancer can turn from a terminal to a chronic illness within the next 10 years, said surgeon oncologist Yiannis Spiliotis on Sunday. The director of...

What Ancient Greek Physicians Knew About Cancer

Cancer, one of the biggest plagues of modern societies, presents a historical record of interest among scientists around the world being a disease that...

Ouzo: The Greek Drink’s History & Health Benefits

The anise-flavored aperitif that is widely consumed in Greece and Cyprus has been for many years considered to have various medical properties and health...

Ingredients of the Ikarian Longevity Diet

Being on a particular diet does not simply mean losing weight and looking more fabulous in an effort to emulate role models spread throughout...

The Cretan How-To of the Mediterranean Diet

The popularity of the Mediterranean diet grows year by year more with doctors, nutritionists and research projects from around the world praising the health...

The Magical World of Greek Herbs

In some areas, Greek soils are as rich as they can be, and lately agricultural life has been regaining its former status with more...

Greece’s Hot Springs a Lure for Millennia

Medical tourism (also called medical travel, or health tourism) is not a new alternative therapeutic means. Patients have been on the move searching for...

More Greeks Killing Themselves: Europe’s Fastest Increase

Four years of recession and more than 18 months of pay cuts, tax hikes, slashed pensions and coming layoffs by the thousands are taking their toll in a deadly way as the rate of increase in suicides[..]

Korres: During Tough Times Companies Still Thrive in Greece

While Greek economy makes negative headlines globally, some Greek companies are still strong and are not only growing during this crisis, but are inventing...

Advantages of the Cretan Diet

The results of research conducted in 7 countries revealing the advantages of the Cretan diet[...]

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