Agnes Buzyn

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French minister for health Agnès Buzyn is seen leaving a cabinet meeting at the Élysée Palace in Paris earlier this week. Photograph: Bertrand Guay/AFP/Getty Images

A French gynaecologists’ union has threatened to stop carrying out abortions in an attempt to force France’s minister for health to meet disgruntled d(...)

Marine Le Pen at a meeting in Saint-Ebremond-de-Bonfosse. Photograph: Chesnot/Getty Images

With the party’s history returning to haunt Le Pen, the RN leader talks about anti-Semitism, the gilets jaunes and her plan to undermine Brussels f(...)

France has one of the lowest rates of uptake of the HPV vaccination in Europe, due to ‘unfounded rumours’ around its safety, says Dr Elisabete Weiderpass. Photograph:  Matthew Busch/Washington Post/Getty Images

France is launching a campaign of systematic screening for the human papillomavirus (HPV), which causes cervical cancer. The country is also stepping (...)

 Naomi Musenga died just hours after her distress call to emergency services was mocked by the operator, prompting a public outcry and renewed calls for more funding for health services. Photograph: AFP Photo/Handout/Catherine Fabing/Courtesy of the Musenga family

Naomi Musenga might be alive today if telephone operators for the French emergency medical call centre, Samu, had not mocked the 22-year-old African w(...)