French healthcare is excellent but organised very differently to that in the UK, with a system of reimbursement and top-up insurance. In this section you can find in-depth guides and latest news updates on a wide range of healthcare topics.
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Shortages of medicines putting patients at risk
Macron still faces a battle to fund his ageing nation
Virtual surgeries in France
Mother donates womb to daughter
Dossier médical partagé: Four-million can’t be wrong
Chemists may offer simple medicines without a doctor
Medical cannabis on test for first time in France
Right to offer assisted fertility technology to all?
Zero to pay for glasses
Organ transplants fall for first time in 8 years
Steep rises for health ‘top-ups’
Can we live forever as young old people?
Brighter future for autistic young people in France
French doctors refuse to limit patients to 10 minutes
‘Wwoofers’ working on organic farms in France
Herbalists back into the French healthcare system?
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