The 11 Mandatory Vaccines for Children from 1st January 2018

VACCINES: On “CNews” Agnès Buzyn said the eleven vaccines will be mandatory from 1 January 2018 … This is information that may alarm many parents who refuse to vaccinate their children.She had promised implementation in 2018, the Health Minister Agnès Buzyn specifies that the entry into force of the eleven mandatory childhood vaccines will be …

Nineteen Departments placed on Orange Alert for Thunderstorms and Heat Wave

WEATHER: Thunderstorms will burst during the afternoon and evening across the Massif Central and will also gain the Beaujolais and the early evening Bresse … The periods of heatwaves leaves room for thunderstorms. Nineteen departments of eastern France were placed in orange alert for storm risks, says the bulletin of Météo-France . This is the Jura, Loire, Rhone, Saone-et-Loire, …

Boxing: World Champion Angélique Duchemin dies at 26

The young boxer Angélique Duchemin, world champion in boxing, died Tuesday morning in Perpignan, at the age of 26, following a discomfort during training. The young woman, previously champion of France and Europe in the super featherweight category, fell ill on Monday night in her club Thuir (Pyrénées-Orientales) and suffered a cardiac arrest, before being …

Heatwave: Eight Departments on Orange Alert

The time of this Sunday, August 27 will be mainly warm, with showers and sometimes thunderstorms, according to forecasts from Météo-France. If three departments were affected initially by an orange heatwave alert, they are now eight: the Rhone, the Loire and Puy-de-Dôme, Allier, Saône-et-Loire, the Jura, the Tarn and Tarn-et-Garonne. Meteo France has 8 departments placed …

The French Consume Less Alcohol than Before

In 2016, the French have significantly reduced their alcohol purchases, the biggest decline since 2007, while their alcohol consumption is becoming more casual, a study of the industrial organization moderation! published Thursday. According to the 2017 barometer of consumption of alcoholic beverages, 2016 has accelerated the decrease in volume of 1.8 liters on year to 70.7 …

Fruits and Vegetables: Declining Prices after a 2016 Record

This summer, the prices of fruits and vegetables were lower than last year. They had seen a record increase in 2016 after difficult weather conditions, according to the association Rural Families. The Rural Families Association released Thursday its annual barometer of prices of fruits and vegetables . This summer prices on the labels were down 8% for fruit and 7% for …