Category: health


Petsas: Public information ad campaign on Covid-19 protection to be launched next month

The government will next month launch a public information campaign via television ads on all Greek channels broadcasting nationwide, in order to sensitise and activate the public regarding the need for protection measures against Covid-19, government spokesperson Stelios Petsas said on Friday. Petsas made the announcement while briefing Parliament’s Economic Affairs Committee on a bill […]

Kikilias and Tsiodras observe Covid-19 testing by mobile unit in downtown Athens

Ηealth Μinister Vassilis Kikilias, the health ministry’s expert on the novel coronavirus Sotiris Tsiodras, and the president of Public National Health System (EODY) Panagiotis Arkoumaneas paid a visit to the Athens neighbourhood of Kypseli in a special mobile unit that carries out coronavirus testing in the city’s squares as part of efforts to contain the […]

Health Min Kikilias on objections to face masks

Health Minister Vassilis Kikilias responded to those to face mask objectors on Monday by citing the example of children in hospitals, who wear a mask every day. “The mask protects from the viruses and from COVID -19  and is an important tool in the battle against this disease,” he said, adding that “I respect every […]