Tag: medicine

Greek police arrest 'fake doctor' over death of three patients

Greek police arrest ‘fake doctor’

A 47-year-old Greek man posing as a doctor in Athens, was arrested on Wednesday, police said. The man who wasn’t identified, was allegedly involved in at least 45 cases of deception, posing…

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Greece shifts antibiotics to prescription only

From Thursday, antibiotics will only be available with a prescription, according to a new provision by the Ministry of Health passed in February, ANT News reported. The prescription from now on will…

Archbishop Ieronymos of Athens and All Greece

Archbishop Ieronymos of Athens and All Greece undergoes surgery

Archbishop Ieronymos of Athens and All Greece has been admitted to the Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center. His Eminence is scheduled to have a pacemaker inserted, following the recommendation of treating doctors, according…

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Natural beauty secrets we can learn from Ancient Greeks

By Despina Karpathiou For as long as one can remember, our Greek ancestors have been obsessed with medicine, natural healing and the mythological Goddesses of beauty. Our Ancient Greek goddesses beautified themselves…

500,000 children injured in Greece every year 5

500,000 children injured in Greece every year

Athens-based Pediatric Trauma Care (PTC) organisation announced today that close to 500,000 children are injured in Greece every year, out of which 700 die and 3,000 are incapacitated. The PTC said that…

Dr Androula Nasiopoulou wins UNESCO award for nanoscience 7

Dr Androula Nasiopoulou wins UNESCO award for nanoscience

Dr Androula Nasiopoulou, Director of Research at the National Centre for Scientific Research (NCSR) Demokritos, has been awarded an UNESCO medal for her contribution to the development of nanoscience and nanotechnologies in…

Greek clinical researcher wins Papanikolaou Prize 11

Greek clinical researcher wins Papanikolaou Prize

The Hellenic Medical Society awarded this year’s Papanikolaou Prize to Greek clinical researcher, Myria Galazi who works at St. Bartholomew’s hospital in London. Galazi was awarded the 2018 Papanikolaou Prize in recognition…