Monday, January 21, 2019

Tobacco sales down slightly

The number of cigarettes sold in France in 2016 fell by 1.2 percent to 44.92 billion. In value, the drop was 1.1 percent to...

Cardiac center ‘is a credit to Monaco’

Didier Gamerdinger, Minister of Health and Social Affairs, visited Monaco's Cardio-Thoracic Center on Monday, October 2, where he was welcomed by Deputy Chairman Prof...

Palace goes orange for International Childhood Cancer Day

On Thursday, February 15, the Palace brightly displayed the colour orange, as special lights illuminated the building in a tribute International Childhood Cancer Day. This was...

Survey shows lower drug use among young people

The Government has received the results of the European School Survey Project on Alcohol and Other Drugs (ESPAD) survey carried out in 2015, in...

Flu strikes early, eight deaths in France

The seasonal influenza epidemic has caused eight deaths in France since the start of November, compared to just four in the same period of...

Convention on blood transfusion close to fruition

A working meeting led by Minister of Social Affairs and Health, Didier Gamerdinger, was held on Friday, February 23, to strengthen cooperation in blood...

Minister’s first official visit to Princess Grace Hospital

Having just taken over as Minister of Health and Social Affairs, Didier Gamerdinger, made an official visit to the Princess Grace Hospital to familiarise...

Scientific Centre of Monaco receives support from Helsinn to finance PhD...

Helsinn International Services, a subsidiary in Monaco of the Swiss pharmaceutical group specialising in the manufacture of products for the treatment of cancer, and...