Failure to provide medication for hepatitis patients represents a 'lurking danger' for public health, claims Metropolitan Community Clinic at Elliniko
Enet: April 10, 2014
The first two cases of Ebola have been confirmed in Liberia, after spreading from neighbouring Guinea, where the deadly virus has killed 78 people.
BBC: March 31, 2014
Diabetes affects millions of people globally. The International Diabetes Federation’s Diabetes Atlas reports that 382 million are affected worldwide, with 80 percent of those being found in low- and middle-income countries.
Red Orbit: March 30, 2014
An outbreak of the Ebola virus - which has already killed 59 people in Guinea - has reached the capital Conakry, the UN's children agency has warned.
BBC: March 24, 2014
Like most Greeks, Solomos, 60, and his wife, Amalia, 52, paid into a state insurance fund for years, granting them access to medical care for little or no cost.
Washington Post: February 27, 2014
Washington Post hears from uninsured cancer patient Nikos Solomos, 60, who has no money left to pay for a life-saving operation after being forced to sell off farm equipment and property to cover medical costs that now exceed €50,000
Enet: February 27, 2014
More than 2,000 Greeks a day are losing access to free or subsidized healthcare experts from the non-governmental organization Doctors of the World (also known as Medecins du Monde or MdM) have revealed.
eKathimerini: February 22, 2014
Tough austerity measures imposed by the Greek government have inflicted major damage to the health of the Greek population, leaving nearly one million of the country’s most vulnerable people without access to healthcare.
RT.com: February 22, 2014
A total of 53 people have died in Greece since the beginning of this year after contracting the flu.
February 21, 2014
The globe is facing a "tidal wave" of cancer, and restrictions on alcohol and sugar need to be considered, say World Health Organization scientists.
BBC: February 4, 2014