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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Home HIV test gives a result in 10 minutes
My operation in France: Removal of tonsils
Warning over Asian hornets' nests
Mutuelles refused cover on age grounds
My operation in France: Fused discs
One pair of free glasses every two years for everyone
Alzheimer drugs halted
New mosquito-borne virus has reached France
Macron's 2020 vision includes free glasses
Dentists back caps to cost of some treatments
Free dental checks in France extended to age 24
My operation in France: Mastectomy
Medical first allows patients to breathe easily
French authorities warn against ticks
App forecasts relief for allergy sufferers
Concern as cases of measles rise in France
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