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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Do you know which emergency number to dial ?
Insurer unveils 'zero charge' services from July
My operation in France: Caesarean section
Unvaccinated French boy 'takes measles to Costa Rica'
Alcohol blamed for 41,000 deaths a year in France
Hearing aid not working? Don't replace it - repair it
Seasonal flu in France: Health advice
Diététicien or nutritionniste – what difference?
From diagnosis to surgery, everything looked perfect
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