Greece Tops List of Heart Disease and Strokes in Europe

Greece tops the list for heart disease and stroke deaths as a result of smoking and obesity, as the latest OECD health report...

Troika Calls for Increased Use of Generic Drugs

The Troika representing Greece's lenders once again called for increased use of generic over brand-name patented medication in the country, during a meeting with...

Grant to Greek State Hospitals for Upgrading Radiation Therapy Equipment

A special grant of 16 million euros by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation will allow seven state hospitals in Greece to upgrade their radiation therapy...

German Health Envoy Calls Greek Healthcare System Disastrous

Germany's Health envoy to Greece, in an interview with Deutsche Welle on Thursday, stated that the situation of the Greek healthcare system is disastrous,...

JPMorgan CEO’s Visit in Athens Canceled

JPMorgan Chase & Co Chairman, President and CEO Jamie Dimon canceled his two-day visit to Athens due to medical reasons. He was supposed to arrive...

German Babies Saved By Greek Doctors

Two premature babies of German origin who were born in Greece, gave the chance to Greek doctors to once again prove their professionalism. About one month...

Catarrhal Fever Threatens Sheep in Peloponnese

An outbreak of catarrhal fever disease among sheep in southern Greece has spread all over the Peloponnese region with dozens of herds being infected,...

Increase in Sex Drug Sales During Greek Crisis

In times of crisis, couples usually spend more time with each other. However, the Greek economic crisis seems to have taken a toll on...

ADL Upset Samaras Named Voridis Health Chief

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras' appointment of far right-winger Makis Voridis as Health Minister in another Cabinet shakeup has riled the Anti-Defamation League (ADL). The world's leading...

Fugitive Fake Doctor Ran Skyros Hospital for 13 Years

A fake doctor who ran Skyros Hospital for 13 years has gone to ground. Ioannis Kastanis applied for the job to the Ministry of Health in...

One in Three Greek Children are Obese

A new report by OECD showed that Greece is among the European countries that face an obesity problem. According to OECD one in three Greek...

November 7 Dedicated to Blood Donation

The Greek Deputy Minister for Education and Religious Affairs Symeon Kedikoglou and the President of the Association of Friends of Children with Cancer “Elpida”...

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