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Greek Surgeon Invents 3D-Printed Instruments for Student Medics

Greek surgeon Petros Baggeas has invented printed three-dimensional surgical instruments with anti-microbial and anti-bacterial properties to be used by medical students. The printed tools were...

Report: Greek Boys Top European Obesity Table

Greek boys are among the most obese in Europe, a new report has found. Research from the EU's Joint Research Council found that more than a...

Greeks ‘Paying More’ for Healthcare

Data from the Greek authorities appear to show citizens are having to pay significant amounts of money for their medical care as the national...

Foundation Funds Major Boost to Greek Health Service

Greece's health sector could see an injection of over €200 million ($245 million) after a deal signed on Wednesday between the government and the Stavros...

The Science Behind Greek Food’s Amazing Healthy Properties

Different diets come in and out of fashion, just like clothes. Others, instead, have consistently been highly recommended for their proven benefits on human...

Antibiotics in Greece to be Given by Doctor’s Prescription Only

Antibiotics in Greece will only be given by doctor's prescription from now on, in order to stop reckless use, announced General Secretary of Public...

Greek Health Ministry to Enforce Dormant Anti-Smoking Law

Greece's Health Minister Andreas Xanthos on Wednesday called on competent authorities to enforce the anti-smoking law, and start strict checks on public places where...

10 Greek Superfoods you Need to Add to your Diet Now

  The popularity of superfoods is growing at a fast pace. This is simply because these mostly natural foods are packed with high levels of...

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Donates 200 Million Euros to Greek Health Sector

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) announced an initial grant of 200 million euros to support the struggling Health sector in Greece. The Ministry of Health...

Greek Parliament Approves in Principle Health Bill on Primary Care

A health ministry bill introducing changes to primary care was approved in principle during a parliament session on Thursday. During the vote, SYRIZA and ANEL...

Tsipras Promises Hundreds of New Health Clinics as Unionists Protest Cuts (video)

Greek PM Alexis Tsipras received a hostile welcome by dozens of health care employees as he arrived at the Ministry of Health on Friday...

PM Tsipras: Revolutionary Initiative in the Health Sector

"We are giving a hard battle to stop the brain drain," Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Wednesday. Addressing new doctors, he said: "I...

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