Mediterranean Diet and the Ancient Greeks

In the beginning there was acorn. Then, ancient Greeks said "let there be bread and wine." But this wasn't enough and so, the ingredients...

Greece has Second-Highest Childhood Obesity Rate in the World

Medical experts have suggested the introduction of cooking classes at school in order to better address childhood obesity, which is assuming disturbing proportions in...

Panic in Athens After Russian Prostitute Found to Be HIV Carrier

A few days ago, Greek police arrested a prostitute who was found to be HIV positive during a rapid test at an Athens brothel. Yesterday,...

Greek Researchers Show Coke’s Health Benefits

Apparently, things do go better with Coke, at least according to Greek researchers. The new edition of the journal Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics presents a...

Greeks Shun Condoms, Like Many Partners

A survey about the sexual behavior of Europeans carried out by the Durex condom company has found that 38 percent of Greek women have...

Miracle Birth Stuns Greek Physician

A doctor has recorded the moment he delivered a baby inside an intact amniotic sac. Obstetrician Dr Aris Tsigris published the photo of the newborn...

Greek Fishing Industry Could Help Lift Economy

While much of the Greek economy is in the tank, the fishing industry is thriving and one of the few sectors with the power...

Greek Superfoods: Good for You, Good for Greece

Two Greek clinical dieticians, Asteria Stamataki and Constantinos Xenos, wrote a book on Greek superfoods, not all widely known, but with miraculous qualities. The book...

A Lethal Cocktail Made in Athens: Austerity and Addiction

On Iasonos Street in downtown Athens, a popular hangout for drug addicts, 27-year-old Michalis is looking for his dealer to buy his fix. Like most...

Greek Donkey Milk, Olive Oil Cosmetics

Ten years ago, her husband made a farm with horses and donkeys in Edessa, out of love for the four-footed creatures. It was then...

Mediterranean Diet an Ancient Greek Invention, University of Exeter Study Says

Ancient Greek doctors were the ones who invented the infamous Mediterranean diet, as hippocratic physicians used rich flavors in food in order to treat...

Hotel Manager Contradicts Sick Tourists in Rhodes: “Virus Not Alarming”

The virus that has infected hundreds of tourists of a 5-star hotel in Rhodes is not worrisome, according to the 'Lindos Imperial Resort &...

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