Study: Extreme Poverty Rises in Greece

A study conducted by Athens University of Economics and Business along with the Associate Professor of the University, Manos Matsaganis, showed that the percentage...

Childhood Contagious Diseases Spread in Greece

There is increasing concern over the identification and spread of childhood contagious diseases, such as measles, pertussis, diphtheria and polio in Greece. As pointed...

Greek Former PM George Papandreou on Marijuana: “Legalize it”

In an article entitled “An innovative approach to the use of marijuana,” which was uploaded on Mr. George Papandreou’s personal website, the former Prime...

Greek Health Minister Will Visit Hospitals in Secret

The Greek Minister of Health, Adonis Georgiadis announced on Tuesday that he will pay a surprise visit to at least one state hospital in...

Six Athens Hospitals To Be Health Centers

As Greece continues to downsize the public sector as part of ongoing reforms demanded by international lenders in return for bailouts, the government is...

Greek Smokers Puff Their Way to Hospitals

Smoking is responsible for 8.9 percent of admissions to Greek state hospitals, according to the conclusions of a conference held on April 18 at...

Malaria; Health Care Cuts Bring About Outbreak Of Tropical Disease

Severe cuts in health care expenditures has led to the re-emergence of a once-extinct disease – malaria – to economically battered Greece. Malaria, a mosquito-borne...

Greek Doctors Eying Jobs in UAE

A growing number of Greek doctors, seeing their pay cut constantly and sometimes going unpaid for months by the government, are heading abroad abroad...

Five Greek Villas You’d Love to Live In

When Greek architects have inspiration, unique houses to cities, islands and villages, even in the middle of nowhere turn into a haven of serenity...

XTERRA: 2nd Greek Triathlon Championship

XTERRA, one of the world’s premier triathlon Championships will be held in 2014 in Greece, for the second time. After the success of the...

EOPYY Doctors On 24-hour Recurring Strikes

The insurance policyholders of EOPYY, will be afflicted after the doctors' decision to proceed with 24-hour recurring strikes until Wednesday, November 27. The doctors...

Family Poisoned by Greens, Father Died

A 76-year-old man died on April 28, in the village of Itea near the town of Feres in the Evros region, northern Greece after...

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