Medical Tourism an Important Source of Revenue for Greece

The International Health Tourism Center (IHTC) is organising a conference on medical tourism with focus on the exchange of know-how, synergies and promotion of...

‘Genesis’: The First Greek Doctors Association in Germany

"Genesis" is the name of the first Greek doctors association operating in the region of North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany. The association was founded at the end...

Greek Scientists Discover a New Gene Responsible for Cancer

Researchers in Britain – including three Greek scientists -- have discovered a new gene that drives the development of tumors in over one percent...

Greek Island Crete: Healthy Diet Key to Long Life

A survey, entitled the Seven Countries Study was presented December 5th by Professor Daan Kromhout of the Wageningen University at a United Nations symposium...

Greek Scientist Makes Breakthrough in Diagnosing the Ebola Virus

A new, faster and safer way of diagnosing the Ebola virus has been developed by a Greek academic from Northumbria University in the UK. Research...

Mediterranean Diet ‘May Help Prevent Depression’

Following a Mediterranean diet could help prevent depression, new research suggests. Eating plenty of fruit, vegetables, nuts, plant-based food and fish may cut the risk...

Diaspora Scientist Deciphers Gene Secrets

Emmanouil T. Dermitzakis, a Professor in the Department of Genetic Medicine and Development in the Medical School of the University of Geneva, is heading...

Greek Medical Health Tourism Workshop in Moscow

On October 30, the 2nd Greek Medical & Health Tourism Workshop will be held in Moscow. Eleven businesses, among which, private hospitals, rehabilitation centers...

Latvia and Greece opt Out of GMO Foods

European Union members Latvia and Greece are the first countries in the 28-member bloc to make use of an opt-out law, allowing them to...

Participate in UK Study Researching Hippocrates’ Theory Connecting Pain and Weather

A recent ongoing study in the UK reviews a theory that the Greek physician Hippocrates first explored more than 2,500 years ago; how pain...