‘Half our Covid patients are under 43’: How the third wave has left a Paris hospital struggling to cope

‘Half our Covid patients are under 43’: How the third wave has left a Paris hospital struggling to cope

As Covid-19 rips through the impoverished Paris suburb of Seine-Saint-Denis, doctors are struggling to find beds for critical patients and teachers are walking out over a spike in infections in schools.

Is Switzerland ‘pilfering’ health workers from France during pandemic?

Is Switzerland ‘pilfering’ health workers from France during pandemic?

QUIZ: Can you guess the cost of healthcare in different countries?
PARTNER CONTENT

QUIZ: Can you guess the cost of healthcare in different countries?

At French hospital, mini cars drive away children’s fears of surgery

At French hospital, mini cars drive away children’s fears of surgery

French rocker Johnny Hallyday released from hospital

French rocker Johnny Hallyday released from hospital

Furious Frenchwoman forced to fly to US to get new hands

Furious Frenchwoman forced to fly to US to get new hands

Former president Chirac still in hospital but wife home

Former president Chirac still in hospital but wife home

Former French president Chirac admitted to hospital

Former French president Chirac admitted to hospital

French woman given cancer treatment on wrong breast

French woman given cancer treatment on wrong breast

French boy loses thumb in routine MRI scan

French boy loses thumb in routine MRI scan

35-hour week leaves Paris hospitals in a spin

35-hour week leaves Paris hospitals in a spin

French patient left blind after stomach operation

French patient left blind after stomach operation

Angry French doctors to close surgeries en masse

Angry French doctors to close surgeries en masse

Mother has four limbs removed after abortion

Mother has four limbs removed after abortion

French hospital opens wine bar for patients

French hospital opens wine bar for patients

British boy fights for life in French hospital

British boy fights for life in French hospital

Frenchman, 85, dies fleeing retirement home

Frenchman, 85, dies fleeing retirement home

French scientists: We’ve lost SARS virus vials

French scientists: We’ve lost SARS virus vials

Man given first artificial heart dies after 75 days

Man given first artificial heart dies after 75 days

Surgeon forgets pliers in young mother’s womb

Surgeon forgets pliers in young mother’s womb

Student ‘terrorists’ cause panic in Riviera hospital

Student ‘terrorists’ cause panic in Riviera hospital

Beckham ‘to hand salary’ to children’s hospital

Beckham ‘to hand salary’ to children’s hospital

Fleeing pensioner gets stuck in hospital air vent

Fleeing pensioner gets stuck in hospital air vent

Stillbirth tragedy sparks French healthcare alarm

Stillbirth tragedy sparks French healthcare alarm

Man lay dead in hospital toilet for 36 hours

Man lay dead in hospital toilet for 36 hours

placeholder image

Epinal radiation scandal goes to trial

Medical staff questioned after hospital trashing

Medical staff questioned after hospital trashing