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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Glasses to help tired drivers stay awake
French Carte vitale card to be replaced with an app
France is to start medical cannabis trials this year
Shortages of medicines putting patients at risk
Macron still faces a battle to fund his ageing nation
Mother donates womb to daughter
Virtual surgeries in France
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?
‘Wwoofers’ working on organic farms in France
Organ transplants fall for first time in 8 years
Zero to pay for glasses
Steep rises for health ‘top-ups’
Can we live forever as young old people?
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