Italian surgeons separate twins conjoined at the head in world first
Italy

Italian surgeons separate twins conjoined at the head in world first

A hospital in Rome said on Tuesday it had separated two-year-old twins joined above the nape of their necks, in what's believed to be the first successful operation of its kind.

Healthcare in Germany: the time-saving tech for expats
Germany

Healthcare in Germany: the time-saving tech for expats

What are the most promising treatments for Covid-19?
Italy

What are the most promising treatments for Covid-19?

Expat healthcare in Germany: why prevention is better than cure
Germany

Expat healthcare in Germany: why prevention is better than cure

Five unexpected things covered by private health insurance in Germany
Germany

Five unexpected things covered by private health insurance in Germany

How Swiss healthcare costs have ‘doubled’ since 2000
Switzerland

How Swiss healthcare costs have ‘doubled’ since 2000

German doctors call for complete ban on smoking advertising
Germany

German doctors call for complete ban on smoking advertising

Why one in five Swiss residents now take psychiatric drugs
Switzerland

Why one in five Swiss residents now take psychiatric drugs

Four ways digitalization is changing Germany
Germany

Four ways digitalization is changing Germany

Danish study raises doubts over effect of anti-depression meds
Denmark

Danish study raises doubts over effect of anti-depression meds

Five ways expats can benefit from international health insurance

Five ways expats can benefit from international health insurance

What to do if you get sick in Sweden
Sweden

What to do if you get sick in Sweden

Court upholds ban on Germany’s pharmacy vending machines
Germany

Court upholds ban on Germany’s pharmacy vending machines

Life expectancy: Swiss set to live longer and prosper
Switzerland

Life expectancy: Swiss set to live longer and prosper

‘Children have a right to be immunized’: German doctors demand vaccinations
Germany

‘Children have a right to be immunized’: German doctors demand vaccinations

Painkillers taken for work by one in four in Denmark: report
Denmark

Painkillers taken for work by one in four in Denmark: report

Swedish-American research sheds new light on origin of Parkinson’s
Sweden

Swedish-American research sheds new light on origin of Parkinson’s

Swiss science: targeted electrical stimulation helps paralysed men walk again
Switzerland

Swiss science: targeted electrical stimulation helps paralysed men walk again

Six common illnesses to avoid in Sweden this fall
Sweden

Six common illnesses to avoid in Sweden this fall

From ‘problem child’ to ‘prodigy’? LSD, made in Switzerland, turns 75
Switzerland

From ‘problem child’ to ‘prodigy’? LSD, made in Switzerland, turns 75

BLOG: Cancer researchers from US and Japan awarded Nobel Medicine Prize
Sweden

BLOG: Cancer researchers from US and Japan awarded Nobel Medicine Prize

Shortage of more than 400 key medications in Switzerland increases calls for more domestic stockpiles
Switzerland

Shortage of more than 400 key medications in Switzerland increases calls for more domestic stockpiles

‘The Swiss government must make lifesaving drugs affordable’
Switzerland

‘The Swiss government must make lifesaving drugs affordable’

Norwegian authorities reject new motor neurone disease medicine
Norway

Norwegian authorities reject new motor neurone disease medicine

Supreme court acquits Danish doctor in landmark case
Denmark

Supreme court acquits Danish doctor in landmark case

Sweden’s most common seasonal allergies (and how to avoid them)
Sweden

Sweden’s most common seasonal allergies (and how to avoid them)

From ‘skyrocketing’ demand to scepticism: one year of medical marijuana in Germany
Germany

From ‘skyrocketing’ demand to scepticism: one year of medical marijuana in Germany

Medical marijuana in ‘high’ demand with over 13,000 applications: report
Germany

Medical marijuana in ‘high’ demand with over 13,000 applications: report

How unis pick medical students is partly unconstitutional, judges rule
Germany

How unis pick medical students is partly unconstitutional, judges rule

French public urged to avoid 28 over-the-counter medicines for colds, coughs and flu
France

French public urged to avoid 28 over-the-counter medicines for colds, coughs and flu

Danish doctor negligence case to be retried by supreme court
Denmark

Danish doctor negligence case to be retried by supreme court

‘Blame for tragic case should not be individualised’: nurses join Denmark doctors’ campaign
Denmark

‘Blame for tragic case should not be individualised’: nurses join Denmark doctors’ campaign

Danish junior doctors start viral campaign to overturn key ruling against colleague
Denmark

Danish junior doctors start viral campaign to overturn key ruling against colleague

How this year’s Nobel Prize explains jetlag and your body clock
Sweden

How this year’s Nobel Prize explains jetlag and your body clock

BLOG: American trio win Nobel Prize in Medicine 2017
Sweden

BLOG: American trio win Nobel Prize in Medicine 2017

‘Judgemental’ French doctors are scaring away patients, new study reveals
France

‘Judgemental’ French doctors are scaring away patients, new study reveals

Doctors warn of penis enlargement health risks after man dies in Swedish surgery
Sweden

Doctors warn of penis enlargement health risks after man dies in Swedish surgery

‘An English doctor would probably have tried to woo me a little before getting my trousers off’
Sweden

‘An English doctor would probably have tried to woo me a little before getting my trousers off’

Norwegian hepatitis C patients wait for treatment due to medicine monopoly: report
Norway

Norwegian hepatitis C patients wait for treatment due to medicine monopoly: report

How an Italian startup is bringing magic to children’s hospital appointments
Italy

How an Italian startup is bringing magic to children’s hospital appointments

A new antibiotic that could fight drug-resistant bacteria has been found in Italy
Italy

A new antibiotic that could fight drug-resistant bacteria has been found in Italy

‘Drunk’ anaesthetist on trial over pregnant British woman’s death in France
France

‘Drunk’ anaesthetist on trial over pregnant British woman’s death in France

Spanish kids given 3.5 times more antibiotics than European peers: study
Spain

Spanish kids given 3.5 times more antibiotics than European peers: study

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Medicine 2016
Sweden

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Medicine 2016

How German dentists use hypnosis to fix your teeth
Germany

How German dentists use hypnosis to fix your teeth

Three dead after treatment at alternative cancer clinic
Germany

Three dead after treatment at alternative cancer clinic

Family warns of painkiller risk after Irishman dies on holiday
Spain

Family warns of painkiller risk after Irishman dies on holiday

Small town Germany desperately seeking doctors
Germany

Small town Germany desperately seeking doctors

German clinic offers last hope to cancer-struck Aussie child
Germany

German clinic offers last hope to cancer-struck Aussie child

Universities dismiss ‘lottery’ for Paris medical students
France

Universities dismiss ‘lottery’ for Paris medical students

Top scientist faces probe after 3 children die in clinical trial
Germany

Top scientist faces probe after 3 children die in clinical trial

Norway HIV drug trial ‘is a step towards cure’
Norway

Norway HIV drug trial ‘is a step towards cure’

Italy scientist says Mr Punch had tuberculosis
Italy

Italy scientist says Mr Punch had tuberculosis

Supermarket painkiller ban gets under way
Sweden

Supermarket painkiller ban gets under way

France to ban vaginal exams without consent
France

France to ban vaginal exams without consent

Spain starts ambitious trial to cure HIV using umbilical cord stem cells
Spain

Spain starts ambitious trial to cure HIV using umbilical cord stem cells

New courses address shortage of Swiss docs
Switzerland

New courses address shortage of Swiss docs

Sweden top for cancer survival in new report
Sweden

Sweden top for cancer survival in new report

Surgical needle found in woman 32 years after she went under the knife
Spain

Surgical needle found in woman 32 years after she went under the knife

Fewer Italians want to be doctors
Italy

Fewer Italians want to be doctors

Spain performs first all-robot transplant in EU
Spain

Spain performs first all-robot transplant in EU

Italy okays proton therapy in cancer case
Italy

Italy okays proton therapy in cancer case

Six bizarre health tips Italian grans swear by
Italy

Six bizarre health tips Italian grans swear by

Austrian pioneers first ‘feeling’ leg prosthesis
Austria

Austrian pioneers first ‘feeling’ leg prosthesis

Swedish supermarkets ban paracetamol pills
Sweden

Swedish supermarkets ban paracetamol pills

Fake shrink tricks hospital for a year
Germany

Fake shrink tricks hospital for a year

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Sweden

‘Training immigrants is a cheap investment’

Breastmilk drug could fight resistant bacteria
Sweden

Breastmilk drug could fight resistant bacteria

Pot patient dies after police took his supply
Germany

Pot patient dies after police took his supply

German hospital finds rare ‘obesity mutation’
Germany

German hospital finds rare ‘obesity mutation’

Hepatitis patients stage protest over drug access
Spain

Hepatitis patients stage protest over drug access

First ever Nobel Prize medal to be sold
Norway

First ever Nobel Prize medal to be sold

French pharmacies shut up shop in protest
France

French pharmacies shut up shop in protest

Italian army moves to produce cannabis drugs
Italy

Italian army moves to produce cannabis drugs

Ice bucket challenge gets dumped on Germany
Germany

Ice bucket challenge gets dumped on Germany

Malaria behind Berlin ‘Ebola’ scare
Germany

Malaria behind Berlin ‘Ebola’ scare

Organ donation hits all-time low after scandal
Germany

Organ donation hits all-time low after scandal

France weighs medicine sales at supermarkets
France

France weighs medicine sales at supermarkets

Danish researchers make ADHD breakthrough
Denmark

Danish researchers make ADHD breakthrough

Madrid police bust ring of ‘back street’ doctors
Spain

Madrid police bust ring of ‘back street’ doctors

Meth fuels violence in Austrian hospitals
Austria

Meth fuels violence in Austrian hospitals

Drive-in Doctor opens for business
Austria

Drive-in Doctor opens for business

Mix-up meant man died metres from hospital
Germany

Mix-up meant man died metres from hospital

Court: Doctor ‘injected meds without consent’
Germany

Court: Doctor ‘injected meds without consent’

Spanish doctors call for ‘bad’ patients to be fined
Spain

Spanish doctors call for ‘bad’ patients to be fined

Cancer drug maker wants 4000% Spanish price hike
Spain

Cancer drug maker wants 4000% Spanish price hike

German doctors save man thanks to ‘House’
Germany

German doctors save man thanks to ‘House’

Should the sick be given help to die?
Germany

Should the sick be given help to die?

Medics: don’t kill off drug benefit tests
Germany

Medics: don’t kill off drug benefit tests

France OK’s first cannabis-based medicine
France

France OK’s first cannabis-based medicine

‘Cuddle hormone’ nose spray tests monogamy
Germany

‘Cuddle hormone’ nose spray tests monogamy

Germany needs an extra 4,600 doctors
Germany

Germany needs an extra 4,600 doctors

Most medicines sold online are fake
Italy

Most medicines sold online are fake

Doctor jailed for taking 35,000 photos of patients
Germany

Doctor jailed for taking 35,000 photos of patients

Scrapping fee sends more to dentists
Germany

Scrapping fee sends more to dentists

Live Blog: 2013 Nobel Prize announcements
Sweden

Live Blog: 2013 Nobel Prize announcements

‘Cell transport research’ gets Nobel Medicine nod
Sweden

‘Cell transport research’ gets Nobel Medicine nod

Gynaecologist ‘took 35,000 pics of patients’
Germany

Gynaecologist ‘took 35,000 pics of patients’

Lifetime travel pass for baby born on train
Germany

Lifetime travel pass for baby born on train

Germany faces spotty measles coverage
Germany

Germany faces spotty measles coverage

New manual sparks ‘what is normal?’ debate
Germany

New manual sparks ‘what is normal?’ debate

Fewer medics than ever chose GP route
Germany

Fewer medics than ever chose GP route

Bahr: ‘Germany needs more foreign nurses’
Germany

Bahr: ‘Germany needs more foreign nurses’

German hospitals focus on hygiene to beat bugs
Germany

German hospitals focus on hygiene to beat bugs

Sperm donations flowing despite paternity ruling
Germany

Sperm donations flowing despite paternity ruling

Woman wins right to sperm donor dad’s name
Germany

Woman wins right to sperm donor dad’s name

High rate of Caesarian births questioned
Germany

High rate of Caesarian births questioned

Doctors manipulate Leipzig organ donor list
Germany

Doctors manipulate Leipzig organ donor list

Doctor developing universal snake bite cure
Germany

Doctor developing universal snake bite cure

Hospitals ‘profit from unnecessary operations’
Germany

Hospitals ‘profit from unnecessary operations’

Bosses can demand sick note from day one
Germany

Bosses can demand sick note from day one

Far fewer caesareans in former East Germany
Germany

Far fewer caesareans in former East Germany

Incontinence is ‘secret widespread ailment’
Germany

Incontinence is ‘secret widespread ailment’

Language trouble behind many medical mishaps
Germany

Language trouble behind many medical mishaps

More German men getting plastic surgery
Germany

More German men getting plastic surgery

Doctors prescribe strike in wage fight
Germany

Doctors prescribe strike in wage fight

Half of Germans approve of euthanasia businesses
Germany

Half of Germans approve of euthanasia businesses

Prosecutors probe voyeur gynaecologist
Germany

Prosecutors probe voyeur gynaecologist

Thalidomide victim wins millions from drugs firms
Germany

Thalidomide victim wins millions from drugs firms

Germany pledges ‘right to circumcise’
Germany

Germany pledges ‘right to circumcise’

Blood money – is it okay to pay donors?
Germany

Blood money – is it okay to pay donors?

Cash ‘threatens search for fresh blood’
Germany

Cash ‘threatens search for fresh blood’

German doctor treats Tymoshenko
Germany

German doctor treats Tymoshenko

Study: Deutsch delays dementia
Germany

Study: Deutsch delays dementia

‘Miracle’ identical quads home at last
Germany

‘Miracle’ identical quads home at last

C-sections ‘twice as frequent as necessary’
Germany

C-sections ‘twice as frequent as necessary’

Bremen baby unit closed after further deaths
Germany

Bremen baby unit closed after further deaths

Warm weather sparks early hay fever
Germany

Warm weather sparks early hay fever

New drugs ‘often no better’ than old ones
Germany

New drugs ‘often no better’ than old ones

Football legend makes Alzheimer admission
Germany

Football legend makes Alzheimer admission

Student veterinarians most likely to pop pills
Germany

Student veterinarians most likely to pop pills

Virus sweeps through hospital cancer wards
Germany

Virus sweeps through hospital cancer wards

Munich baby elephant first to get heart surgery
Germany

Munich baby elephant first to get heart surgery

Researchers make malaria breakthrough
Germany

Researchers make malaria breakthrough

More seniors addicted to drugs and alcohol
Germany

More seniors addicted to drugs and alcohol

Baby foreskins could cut animal testing
Germany

Baby foreskins could cut animal testing

German pediatric heart device receives FDA okay
Germany

German pediatric heart device receives FDA okay

Thalidomide victims protest 50 years on
Germany

Thalidomide victims protest 50 years on

Scientists find secret of limb regeneration
Germany

Scientists find secret of limb regeneration

Doctors botched dead porn star’s boob job
Germany

Doctors botched dead porn star’s boob job

Scientists develop nose exam to detect Alzheimer’s disease early
Germany

Scientists develop nose exam to detect Alzheimer’s disease early

Virulent ‘crocodile’ drug hits the streets
Germany

Virulent ‘crocodile’ drug hits the streets

Consumer group warns of dangerous supplements
Germany

Consumer group warns of dangerous supplements

Penis enlargement operations on the rise
Germany

Penis enlargement operations on the rise

Doctor fined for killing UK patient keeps licence
Germany

Doctor fined for killing UK patient keeps licence

‘We shouldn’t panic. We can actively do something to fight this’
Germany

‘We shouldn’t panic. We can actively do something to fight this’

Public health insurance premiums seen spiking
Germany

Public health insurance premiums seen spiking

Youngest surviving premature baby released from hospital
Germany

Youngest surviving premature baby released from hospital

The German doctor who holidays in an African hospital
Germany

The German doctor who holidays in an African hospital

Doctors forget 16-centimetre clamp in woman’s belly
Germany

Doctors forget 16-centimetre clamp in woman’s belly

Health Minister rejects limit to waiting period for appointments
Germany

Health Minister rejects limit to waiting period for appointments

Phlegmy or dry? Computerized telephone hotline diagnoses coughs
Germany

Phlegmy or dry? Computerized telephone hotline diagnoses coughs

Mubarak rejects medical trip to Germany
Germany

Mubarak rejects medical trip to Germany

Hip cat: Tiger gets landmark artificial joint operation
Germany

Hip cat: Tiger gets landmark artificial joint operation

Pharma firm probed for allegedly bribing doctors
Germany

Pharma firm probed for allegedly bribing doctors

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Germany

Porn star suffers heart attack during breast enlargement

Sweeping patients’ rights bill planned
Germany

Sweeping patients’ rights bill planned

New HIV treatment found
Germany

New HIV treatment found

Schlecker drugstores set for major facelift
Germany

Schlecker drugstores set for major facelift

Parliament passes health insurance premium hikes
Germany

Parliament passes health insurance premium hikes

More men being treated for impotence
Germany

More men being treated for impotence

Artificial heart recipients break five-year survival record
Germany

Artificial heart recipients break five-year survival record

Healthcare reforms approved by cabinet
Germany

Healthcare reforms approved by cabinet

Cosmetic surgery on the rise
Germany

Cosmetic surgery on the rise

Doctor shortage reaching crisis, study warns
Germany

Doctor shortage reaching crisis, study warns

Organ donor rules causes coalition row
Germany

Organ donor rules causes coalition row

Doctors reject call for relaxed organ donor rules
Germany

Doctors reject call for relaxed organ donor rules

Dirty bottle likely source of bacteria in Mainz infant deaths
Germany

Dirty bottle likely source of bacteria in Mainz infant deaths

Third baby dies from bacterial exposure
Germany

Third baby dies from bacterial exposure

Contaminated tubes suspected in baby deaths
Germany

Contaminated tubes suspected in baby deaths

Top-up health fee dodgers face hefty fines
Germany

Top-up health fee dodgers face hefty fines

Doctor who killed UK patient could lose licence
Germany

Doctor who killed UK patient could lose licence

XXX-ray calendar titillates German radiologists
Germany

XXX-ray calendar titillates German radiologists

Homeopathy targeted in debate on health care spending
Germany

Homeopathy targeted in debate on health care spending

Green light given to gene testing IVF embryos
Germany

Green light given to gene testing IVF embryos

Court to examine science of ‘designer babies’
Germany

Court to examine science of ‘designer babies’

Sons confront doctor over UK man’s death
Germany

Sons confront doctor over UK man’s death

How sick is Germany’s healthcare system?
Germany

How sick is Germany’s healthcare system?

Experts attack health minister’s plan to rope in rural doctors
Germany

Experts attack health minister’s plan to rope in rural doctors

Open up medicine to solve doctor shortage, Rösler urges
Germany

Open up medicine to solve doctor shortage, Rösler urges

Conservatives plan to rein in pharmaceutical prices
Germany

Conservatives plan to rein in pharmaceutical prices

Faulty hip implants force hospital to redo 200 surgeries
Germany

Faulty hip implants force hospital to redo 200 surgeries

Hamburg hospital develops treatment to ‘fish out’ cancer cells
Germany

Hamburg hospital develops treatment to ‘fish out’ cancer cells

Germany sets up online portal and hotline for swine flu
Germany

Germany sets up online portal and hotline for swine flu

Germans foot the bill for big pharma’s drugs
Germany

Germans foot the bill for big pharma’s drugs

Police issue warrant for doctor after group therapy drug deaths
Germany

Police issue warrant for doctor after group therapy drug deaths

Experts warn of future doctor shortage crisis
Germany

Experts warn of future doctor shortage crisis

Firm probed for illegal corpse tissue trade
Germany

Firm probed for illegal corpse tissue trade

Doctors implant smallest artificial heart pump ever
Germany

Doctors implant smallest artificial heart pump ever

Blind women training to detect breast cancer
Germany

Blind women training to detect breast cancer

The eye of the tiger
Germany

The eye of the tiger

Hamburg opens high-security bio lab
Germany

Hamburg opens high-security bio lab

Rare identical triplets born in Bonn
Germany

Rare identical triplets born in Bonn

Hundreds of DNA leads to Rosa Luxemburg’s identity reported
Germany

Hundreds of DNA leads to Rosa Luxemburg’s identity reported

Mortician discovers live patient pronounced dead by mistake
Germany

Mortician discovers live patient pronounced dead by mistake

Medic sheds doubt on Tamiflu strategy against swine flu
Germany

Medic sheds doubt on Tamiflu strategy against swine flu

No double jeopardy for German doc who killed UK patient
Germany

No double jeopardy for German doc who killed UK patient

Mecklenburg mulls free birth control to lower abortion rate
Germany

Mecklenburg mulls free birth control to lower abortion rate

Doctors bristle over new swine flu rules
Germany

Doctors bristle over new swine flu rules

Tired German doctor accidentally kills patient in the UK
Germany

Tired German doctor accidentally kills patient in the UK

Berlin doctors remove 18-kilo bone tumour
Germany

Berlin doctors remove 18-kilo bone tumour

Germans waiting longer for emergency doctors
Germany

Germans waiting longer for emergency doctors

Study shows pharmacies hand out drugs without prescriptions
Germany

Study shows pharmacies hand out drugs without prescriptions

Hamburg scientist quarantined after contact with Ebola virus
Germany

Hamburg scientist quarantined after contact with Ebola virus

More Germans ‘doping’ to enhance workplace performance
Germany

More Germans ‘doping’ to enhance workplace performance

Flu bug infecting northern Germany
Germany

Flu bug infecting northern Germany

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Germany

Doctors acquitted after helping British man to die

Doctors believe German patients are liars
Germany

Doctors believe German patients are liars

German receives Nobel Medicine Prize for cancer work
Germany

German receives Nobel Medicine Prize for cancer work

Chlorine leak injures 15 kids at swim meet
Germany

Chlorine leak injures 15 kids at swim meet

Health insurers hunt chronic patients for cash
Germany

Health insurers hunt chronic patients for cash

Doctor dramas make viewers afraid of hospitals
Germany

Doctor dramas make viewers afraid of hospitals

Bundeswehr losing too many doctors
Germany

Bundeswehr losing too many doctors

Plastic surgeons get ‘Breast TÜV’ for quality control
Germany

Plastic surgeons get ‘Breast TÜV’ for quality control

Four more Brits catch barf boat bug
Germany

Four more Brits catch barf boat bug

Vomiting bug traps pensioners on riverboat
Germany

Vomiting bug traps pensioners on riverboat

Doctors set to examine Nazi-era crimes
Germany

Doctors set to examine Nazi-era crimes

Woman gives birth after ovary transplant makes her fertile
Germany

Woman gives birth after ovary transplant makes her fertile

Doctor heals leukemia patient of AIDS
Germany

Doctor heals leukemia patient of AIDS

‘Senator Death’ sparks euthanasia debate
Germany

‘Senator Death’ sparks euthanasia debate

Bavarian doctor jailed for faking pilot health exams
Germany

Bavarian doctor jailed for faking pilot health exams

Nobel laureate warns against relaxing smoking ban
Germany

Nobel laureate warns against relaxing smoking ban

World’s first double arm transplant patient lauds results
Germany

World’s first double arm transplant patient lauds results

German Nobel winner criticizes big pharma
Germany

German Nobel winner criticizes big pharma

German awarded Nobel Medicine Prize for cancer virus work
Germany

German awarded Nobel Medicine Prize for cancer virus work

Cot death numbers reach historic low as parents wise up
Germany

Cot death numbers reach historic low as parents wise up

Isotope shortage could impact cancer therapy in Germany
Germany

Isotope shortage could impact cancer therapy in Germany

German military suffering from shortage of doctors
Germany

German military suffering from shortage of doctors

German doctors perform first-ever double arm transplant
Germany

German doctors perform first-ever double arm transplant

Asylum records confirm Klaus Kinski’s madness
Germany

Asylum records confirm Klaus Kinski’s madness

Scientists develop helmet to control toy cars via brain waves
Germany

Scientists develop helmet to control toy cars via brain waves

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Germany

Medical award for German accused of Nazi-era euthanasia

Germans underestimate heart attack death risk: study
Germany

Germans underestimate heart attack death risk: study

Doc charged in clinic deaths scandal
Germany

Doc charged in clinic deaths scandal

Brain study raises doubts about free will
Germany

Brain study raises doubts about free will

High court: Viagra not on public insurance bill
Germany

High court: Viagra not on public insurance bill

Dead patient with ‘imaginary’ illness to be compensated
Germany

Dead patient with ‘imaginary’ illness to be compensated

German alcoholics not recieving proper treatment
Germany

German alcoholics not recieving proper treatment

40,000 German doctors to strike
Germany

40,000 German doctors to strike

Granny victim of colostomy confusion
Germany

Granny victim of colostomy confusion

New bionic eye implant to help the blind
Germany

New bionic eye implant to help the blind

Italians ‘can’t afford’ medicine due to crisis
Italy

Italians ‘can’t afford’ medicine due to crisis

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Sweden

Sick joke: breast cancer email is nonsense

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Sweden

1,000 breast cancer errors a year

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Sweden

Medical gravy train hits buffers

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Sweden

Acne medication “caused young woman’s death”

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Sweden

Breast is best for women predisposed to breast cancer

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Sweden

Medical care to become more expensive

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Sweden

3% facing Winter Depression

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Sweden

Swedish medicine “could replace insulin” for Type 2 diabetics

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Sweden

Radiotherapy women to be compensated

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Sweden

“Women get worse healthcare than men”

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Sweden

Swedish parents warned about umbilical blood collection

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Sweden

New hope for childhood cancer treatment

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Sweden

Pensioners solve healthcare staffing shortages

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Sweden

Drugs “to be tested on children”

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Sweden

Sweden to begin testing HIV vaccine on humans

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Sweden

Surgery offers hope for social phobia sufferers

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Sweden

Sleep therapy instead of pills, Swedish doctors told

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Sweden

Swedish doctors “wrote illegal ADHD prescriptions”

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Sweden

Is Sweden prepared for a flu pandemic?

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Sweden

“Stockpile your own flu medication”

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Sweden

Swedish study gives hope for Alzheimers patients

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Sweden

Norway “to import Swedish heads”

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Sweden

Women missing out on health improvements

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Sweden

“Too young” kidney donors turned away

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Sweden

Swedish scientists identify “common disease gene”

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Sweden

All clear for Swedish health system

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Sweden

Healthcare billions “unaccounted for”

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Sweden

Profits surge for AstraZeneca

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Sweden

Nurse appeal fails in baby death case

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Sweden

Swedish study backs prostate cancer surgery

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Sweden

Swedish women receive “second rate” cardiac care

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Sweden

Hormone injection would save mothers’ lives in childbirth – Swedish study

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Sweden

Government softens on Apoteket monopoly

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Sweden

Swedish firm snaps up German pharma company

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Sweden

Swedish researchers identify new viruses

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Sweden

Breast cancer drug “can stimulate tumour growth”

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Sweden

British animal rights protestors arrested in Sweden

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Sweden

Health fears over Karolinska cutbacks

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Sweden

Most Swedes willing to donate organs

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Sweden

Sweden “must produce own bird flu vaccine”

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Sweden

Swedish trials boost hopes for AIDS vaccine

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Sweden

Synsam withdraws lens solution after blindness fears

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Sweden

Animal hospital could do human x-rays

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Sweden

‘Miracle’ obesity drug on sale in Sweden next year

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Sweden

Swedes hopeful for malaria treatment

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Sweden

Suicidal thoughts common among Swedish doctors

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Sweden

Contraceptive pills could have caused blood clot on brain

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Sweden

Patient data chip to aid emergency care

Swedes behind major cancer breakthrough
Sweden

Swedes behind major cancer breakthrough

‘Most hospitals’ break work time rules
Sweden

‘Most hospitals’ break work time rules

Seven docs missed lollipop stick up boy’s nose
Sweden

Seven docs missed lollipop stick up boy’s nose

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Sweden

Plastic surgeon ‘molested patients’

Sweden slumps in healthcare ranking
Sweden

Sweden slumps in healthcare ranking

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Sweden

Three share Nobel for mouse gene discoveries

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Sweden

Cancer survival hereditary – Swedish study

Link found between TBE and schizophrenia
Sweden

Link found between TBE and schizophrenia

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Sweden

Convicted murderer trains as doctor

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Sweden

Hospital in HIV needle mix up

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Sweden

Viagra subsidies: State pulls out

More elderly Swedes prescribed antidepressants
Sweden

More elderly Swedes prescribed antidepressants

Study: Swedish teens ‘more stressed out’ at school
Sweden

Study: Swedish teens ‘more stressed out’ at school

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Sweden

Sweden’s Getinge to purchase Datascope

Swedish alternative medicine sector in danger of fragmentation
Sweden

Swedish alternative medicine sector in danger of fragmentation

Three share Nobel Prize for Medicine
Sweden

Three share Nobel Prize for Medicine

Swedish doctors back euthanasia
Sweden

Swedish doctors back euthanasia

Sweden decks the halls for Nobel festivities
Sweden

Sweden decks the halls for Nobel festivities

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Sweden

Broken bones heal faster with medicine: study

Nobel Prize for medicine split three ways
Sweden

Nobel Prize for medicine split three ways

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Sweden

Unauthorized gyno exams by medical students common: report

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Sweden

Swedish research puts stomach cancer vaccine in sight

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Sweden

New cancer medicine starves tumours

Health experts warn against obesity drugs
Sweden

Health experts warn against obesity drugs

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Sweden

Swedish researchers in womb transplant success

Acne linked to suicide risk: Swedish study
Sweden

Acne linked to suicide risk: Swedish study

Medicine Nobel winner bows out of ceremony
Sweden

Medicine Nobel winner bows out of ceremony

Swedish medical errors prove ever more costly
Sweden

Swedish medical errors prove ever more costly

Secret Nobel Prize documents stolen
Sweden

Secret Nobel Prize documents stolen

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Sweden

Antidepressant use climbs in Sweden

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Sweden

Sweden launches first medicine vending machine

Obesity op hikes risk of alcohol abuse: study
Sweden

Obesity op hikes risk of alcohol abuse: study

‘Doctors can recommend homeopathy’: court
Sweden

‘Doctors can recommend homeopathy’: court

Three share 2011 Nobel in medicine
Sweden

Three share 2011 Nobel in medicine

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Sweden

Nobel: one of the laureates died last week

Deceased laureate to retain Nobel Prize
Sweden

Deceased laureate to retain Nobel Prize

Live Video: 2011 Economics Nobel
Sweden

Live Video: 2011 Economics Nobel

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Sweden

Stressed mothers have obese kids: study

Laureates accept Nobel prizes in Stockholm
Sweden

Laureates accept Nobel prizes in Stockholm

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Sweden

‘Major’ rise in ADHD meds for Swedish tots

Nobel in medicine goes to stem cell researchers
Sweden

Nobel in medicine goes to stem cell researchers

Live Blog: 2012 Nobel Prize announcements
Sweden

Live Blog: 2012 Nobel Prize announcements

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Sweden

Stem cell scientist sues Nobel Prize for medicine

US plaintiff ‘unknown’: Nobel assembly
Sweden

US plaintiff ‘unknown’: Nobel assembly

Doctors warn Swedes are abusing painkillers
Sweden

Doctors warn Swedes are abusing painkillers

Profit dip for Swedish drugmakers AstraZeneca
Sweden

Profit dip for Swedish drugmakers AstraZeneca

Sweden finds arsenic in Chinese herbal remedy
Sweden

Sweden finds arsenic in Chinese herbal remedy

French ‘take 48 boxes of pills every year’
France

French ‘take 48 boxes of pills every year’

Children’s lives at risk from fake medicine
Italy

Children’s lives at risk from fake medicine

France recalls diuretic pill after two deaths
France

France recalls diuretic pill after two deaths

French law on pot-based medicine takes effect
France

French law on pot-based medicine takes effect

More foreign doctors fill gaps in French care
France

More foreign doctors fill gaps in French care

Medication ‘kills 18,000 each year’ in France
France

Medication ‘kills 18,000 each year’ in France

Dog medicine doc lands year’s jail time
Spain

Dog medicine doc lands year’s jail time

French court rejects sick man’s cannabis plea
France

French court rejects sick man’s cannabis plea

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France

Doctors should be able to ‘speed up death’: report

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France

French doctors: half of drugs ‘are useless’

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Switzerland

Swiss fears over new Down syndrome test

Switzerland to destroy swine flu vaccine
Switzerland

Switzerland to destroy swine flu vaccine

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Switzerland

Rocking hammocks aid sleep – Swiss study

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Norway

‘MMS Doc’ jailed for teen girl sex attacks

What’s the reality of expat life in Europe today?

What’s the reality of expat life in Europe today?

Five mindfulness practices for expats

Five mindfulness practices for expats

Seven golden rules for moving abroad with children

Seven golden rules for moving abroad with children

Five ways to maintain the bond with friends and family ‘back home’

Five ways to maintain the bond with friends and family ‘back home’

Italian researchers have created a pasta that could help us survive heart attacks
Italy

Italian researchers have created a pasta that could help us survive heart attacks

Nurse ‘killed patients because he was bored’
Germany

Nurse ‘killed patients because he was bored’

Former prostitute murdered ‘saviour’ hubby
Germany

Former prostitute murdered ‘saviour’ hubby

Kate’s diet guru faces legal threat
France

Kate’s diet guru faces legal threat

E. coli crisis hit discounters hardest
Germany

E. coli crisis hit discounters hardest

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Sweden

E.coli on the attack in Gothenburg