9th Panhellenic Students’ Conference “Learning not to Smoke” in Trikala

9th Panhellenic Students’ Conference “Learning not to Smoke” in Trikala

Greek students become the ambassadors of the effort on tobacco prevention Congratulations to the winners of the Panhellenic Students’ Competition! The 9th Panhellenic Students’ Conference, organized by the SmokefreeGreece team under the auspices of H.E. the President of the Hellenic Republic, Mr Prokopios Pavlopoulos, took place on November 6th, at the Cultural Center of Trikala and was joined by the Mayor of Trikala, Mr Dimitris Papastergiou, Director of Elementary Education […]

Free Spirometry testing for Victims of the Attica Fires

Free Spirometry testing for Victims of the Attica Fires

In light of the recent tragic events by the Attica fires, The George D. Behrakis RESEARCH lab of the Hellenic Cancer Society, is offering free Spirometry testing to all victims of the fires. All those who were exposed to the harmful smoke or fires, with or without a history of respiratory conditions who would like to check their lung function are welcomed to visit us at the RESEARCH LAB located […]

Beach safety tips- 2018

Beach safety tips- 2018

Pay attention to environmental conditions. Check weather conditions before you swim. For example, a lot of wind means big waves and currents, while storm and lightning means there is a risk for electric shock. It is very dangerous to swim in these conditions and should be avoided. Is the beach tended to? Organized beaches are cleaned and cared for regularly making it a more safe and enjoyable environment. Are there […]