Tuesday, 22 October , 2019

Health

Suspension de la chimiothérapie à l’hôpital “Attico”

20/9/2019 Sotiris Kaliambakos, membre du conseil d’administration de l’Association médicale d’Athènes et du PIS, Panos Papanikolaou, secrétaire général du syndicat ΟΕΝΓΕ et membre du conseil...

Chemotherapy treatment “postponed” in big Athens hospital due to lack of...

September 22, 2019 Cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy in Attiko Hospital in Athens were shocked to be informed that their treatment is postponed on indefinite time. The...

New York Uncovers $1 Billion in Sackler Family Wire Transfers

In a court filing, the state attorney general’s office says that it has found new account transfers by members of the family that owns...

Purdue Pharma Tentatively Settles Thousands of Opioid Cases

The company and its owners, members of the Sackler family, have tentatively reached the first comprehensive settlement in thousands of cases nationwide. By Jan Hoffman Sept....

Processed meats do cause cancer – WHO

By James Gallagher 26 October 2015 Processed meats - such as bacon, sausages and ham - do cause cancer, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Its...

RHODES, LE CRI DE DÉSESPOIR DES PÉDIATRES DE L’HÔPITAL :

«Situation "extrêmement dangereuse" à la clinique pédiatrique GN-Rhodes- Cri de désespoir des médecins: La situation à la clinique pédiatrique de l'hôpital général de Rhodes "est...

Access to medicines: US democrat lawmakers oppose intellectual property rules in...

On July 11, 2019, US democrat lawmakers signed a letter addressed to US Trade Representative Robert E. Lighthizer, expressing strong opposition to provisions that...

EPA Refuses to Ban Dangerous Pesticide Chlorpyrifos Linked to Brain Damage...

July 22, 2019 The Environmental Protection Agency will not ban the widely used pesticide chlorpyrifos—even though the agency’s own research shows that it can cause...

Urgences : la colère des soignants ne retombe pas

À l'appel de la plupart des syndicats, les urgentistes manifestaient jeudi 6 juin pour réclamer plus d'effectifs et une hausse des services. La ministre...

« Le capitalisme médical a intérêt à ce que les médecins...

Par Amandine Miallier 26 mai 2019 Médecin militant féministe, Martin Winckler est également romancier et essayiste. Installé au Canada depuis 2008, où il a été chercheur...