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The "super antibiotic" effective against resistant bacteria but also against very aggressive forms of cancer

2019-04-18T09:34:07+00:00

An epochal result: it took 20 years of research but in the end the team led by the British Martin Lear and the Japanese Masahiro Hirama managed to reproduce in the laboratory kedarcidine, a substance with a very complex structure, isolated in 1992 by actinomicetes present in the soil of India, and equipped with both [...]

The "super antibiotic" effective against resistant bacteria but also against very aggressive forms of cancer2019-04-18T09:34:07+00:00

Childhood Obesity: The Results of the Last Two WHO Studies

2019-03-28T09:33:13+00:00

Let us go back to the two studies presented by the WHO at the European Congress on Obesity in Glasgow, UK, from 28 April to 1 May, and whose results were anticipated in summary by the Higher Institute of Health, which found that progress in tackling the childhood obesity crisis was slow and inconsistent across [...]

Childhood Obesity: The Results of the Last Two WHO Studies2019-03-28T09:33:13+00:00

Antibiotic Resistance – New UN Alert

2019-03-10T09:27:45+00:00

The warning contained in the latest UN Coordination Group (Iacg) report on antimicrobial resistance which also provides new recommendations for countries. "Antimicrobial resistance is one of the biggest threats we face as a global community. This report reflects the depth and scope of the response needed to curb its rise and protect a century of [...]

Antibiotic Resistance – New UN Alert2019-03-10T09:27:45+00:00

National and international health: the right to health outside and inside Italy

2019-02-22T10:02:42+00:00

Italians abroad and foreigners in Italy: how to protect your health even when you are away from your usual residence? What Italian legislation and international agreements provide. Foreigners in Italy Under the State-Regions Agreement of 20 December 2012, all foreign nationals, both EU and non-EU nationals, can benefit from health benefits if the conditions for [...]

National and international health: the right to health outside and inside Italy2019-02-22T10:02:42+00:00

Disability pension: what it is and when to apply for it

2019-02-13T09:51:25+00:00

The incapacity pension is an economic benefit provided on demand to workers who have been found to be absolutely and permanently unable to carry out any work. The condition of incapacity therefore identifies a situation of total disability, which prevents the person concerned from carrying out any work, even temporary. Who is entitled to the [...]

Disability pension: what it is and when to apply for it2019-02-13T09:51:25+00:00

Protections for people with rare diseases

2019-01-27T22:03:09+00:00

According to the definition adopted by the European Union and taken up by the National Rare Diseases Plan 2013-2016, those diseases that have a prevalence of less than 5 cases per 10,000 inhabitants are defined as rare.  It is therefore a group of pathologies that are actually very different from each other in age of onset, [...]

Protections for people with rare diseases2019-01-27T22:03:09+00:00

Aging and not self-sufficiency, how to face the real challenge of the near future?

2019-01-22T08:50:03+00:00

It is possible to define as not self-sufficient all those people who, due to chronic diseases, age or other psycho-physical limitations, need continuous assistance. In any case, the central point of the issue is the inability to carry out on its own some of the most elementary daily actions (for example, walking, dressing) regardless of [...]

Aging and not self-sufficiency, how to face the real challenge of the near future?2019-01-22T08:50:03+00:00

Retirement age, international comparison in light of requirements in place from 2019

2018-12-13T08:52:34+00:00

How will the requirements to access the pension change in 2019? This is one of the most frequently asked questions in the pension debate of the last few months of the year. In order to answer this question, we must first remember that this will depend on the outcome of the government proposals still under discussion. [...]

Retirement age, international comparison in light of requirements in place from 20192018-12-13T08:52:34+00:00

Chronic diseases, from prevention to treatment pathways

2018-11-30T09:04:57+00:00

The World Health Organization considers chronic diseases those non-communicable diseases from one person to another that have long-lasting characteristics and, generally, a slow progression.  In the definition, the WHO also refers to "health problems that require continuous treatment over a period of time from years to decades." The expression "chronic diseases" therefore groups a large set [...]

Chronic diseases, from prevention to treatment pathways2018-11-30T09:04:57+00:00

Integrative Health Funds: The Evolution of Legislation

2018-10-14T09:06:15+00:00

Since law No. The Legislator was aware of the heterogeneous realities of private and voluntary care, recognising the possibility of using an "integration" of the services provided by the public system not only through direct use of the health market, but also through participation in voluntary mutuality (art. 46: "Voluntary mutuality is free..."). However, to [...]

Integrative Health Funds: The Evolution of Legislation2018-10-14T09:06:15+00:00
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