Premature mortality from pollution, the doctors of ISDE Modena: “Act now”

A recent scientific publication entitled “Premature mortality due to air pollution in European cities: a health impact assessment” (Khomenko S, et al, Lancet 2021) highlights the heavy repercussions on Public Health of air pollution, with particular attention to avoidable mortality, if the directives of the European guidelines and the World Health Organization were respected. The […]

“Did the otolaryngology waiting list justify hiring an outside professional?”

Viterbo – The report by Stefano Innocenzi, Fpcgil territorial manager for doctors and health managers Stefano Innocenzi, doctor (CGIL) Viterbo – We receive and publish – In this very delicate moment in our country to cope with a global health criticality dictated by the Coronavirus emergency, we want to express our deepest thanks to the […]

Covid-19 symptoms, the six skin changes

When we talk about Sars-CoV-2 virus infection, we realize that symptoms and signs of infection they can be different among people, even if respiratory problems are king. It should therefore not be forgotten that science continues to explore how the effects of the virus in the human body are presented. In this sense, an Italian […]

“Here are the medical reasons for smoking bans (even outdoors)” –

Dear director, we read with amazement and regret the intervention of January 24 entitled «A hypocritical prohibition, I will smoke outdoors (without disturbing)» by Antonio Scurati, esteemed journalist and writer. The article criticizes the recent introduction by the Municipality of Milan of the no smoking outdoors less than 10 meters away from the others, for […]

Nursind, emergency medicine staff Brotzu collapsed – Sardinia

“Unsustainable shifts, only one nurse for 20 patients” “The health, nursing and oss ​​staff of the Brotzu emergency medicine department is collapsing: too many infections from Covid-19 and a consequent unsustainable workload”. To denounce the situation of danger for the health of workers and patients is Fabrizio Anedda, secretary of NurSind (union of the nursing […]

Ricciardi, “On public transport you need Ffp2 masks”

“In closed spaces and with a reduced safety distance, the effectively protective masks are the Ffp2. In the metro, buses and public transport are the best choice”. Walter Ricciardi, professor of Hygiene at the Catholic University of Rome and consultant to the Minister of Health, explains this to Adnkronos Health, commenting on the debate on […]

Diabetes, so it bites a woman’s heart from a young age

Good habits. Nutrition that follows the rules of the Mediterranean diet, without overdoing calories, regular physical activity, no smoking. So he puts the brakes on the advance of diabetes which puts the eyes, kidneys, arteries, nerves and, of course, the heart at risk. American research has focused precisely on the hearts of women, demonstrating how […]

in Forlì online cognitive stimulation courses

The health emergency from Covid-19 has highlighted how telemedicine is not just a question of “comfort”, of waiting rooms and queues avoided: in digital medicine, or “e-health”, there is also the potential for a qualitative leap in personalized assistance. The Cognitive Disorders and Dementia Center of the Morgagni-Pierantoni Hospital in Forlì, belonging to the Operational […]

Spokesman Biden, we will not remove travel ban for Covid – Ultima Ora

(ANSA) – WASHINGTON, JAN 18 – The Biden administration will not remove the existing Covid restrictions for travelers from abroad. Jen Psaky, future White House spokesperson, tweeted it. “With the pandemic worsening and more contagious variants emerging around the world, this is not the time to lift restrictions on international travel,” he explained. “On the […]

Covid: ‘ghosts’ fitness operators in the center of Turin – Ultima Ora

(ANSA) – TURIN, 18 JAN – Each one covered by a white sheet, like ghosts, over 200 fitness operators demonstrated today in Turin, in the central Piazza Castello, to denounce their ‘invisibility’ in this year of almost total closure of the sector. While a gong sounded the death of the sector – there is talk […]