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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Hospital concierge service gives patients a lift
Flu killed 13,000 this winter
Pollen counts on rise as spring breaks
Man's heart stopped 'for 18 hours'
My operation in France: Broken wrist
Free glasses and dentistry in France... for 2022
Cervical cancer screening made free
One in four suffer with tinnitus: survey
30 mayors resign over planned A&E closure
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