“Worries more than covid, let’s start crisis units”

The infections from covid-19 have increased in recent weeks, but for the general director of the Ausl Romagna Tiziano Carradori it will be necessary not to lower his gaze even in view of the new wave of flu. “That will be felt – warns the director -. And for this reason I have already instructed […]

Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, how to slow down cognitive decline

Alzheimer’s disease affects more than 600,000 people in Italy and, due to the aging of the population, it is estimated that by 2050 more than 130 million individuals worldwide could be affected. Although progress is being made in terms of research at the moment there is no cure for Alzheimer’s. The available drugs aim above […]

Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, how to slow down cognitive decline

Alzheimer’s disease affects more than 600,000 people in Italy and, due to the aging of the population, it is estimated that by 2050 more than 130 million individuals worldwide could be affected. Although progress is being made in terms of research at the moment there is no cure for Alzheimer’s. The available drugs aim above […]

Influenza, it’s booming: already 16,000 cases. Children are most affected

Classes decimated, between kindergartens and elementary schools. Absences in the workplace. Runny noses, fever rising; in more serious cases, even respiratory problems. The cold has arrived and the viruses have unleashed, especially among the little ones. The confirmation is also in the latest bulletin of “InfluNews”, the epidemiological surveillance network of the Region: in the […]

The enemies of the heart and circulation affecting men and women

Women have a different cardiovascular system than men. Typically, by the way, you have a smaller heart and blood vessels. Given the importance of procreation, she is protected from major cardiovascular events (heart attack, stroke), but only until menopause. She when she loses her hormonal shield and she becomes vulnerable to these pathologies like man, […]

‘Health is built as a child’, the Iss campaign is underway

The initiative aims to promote healthy lifestyles, through the analysis of nine issues related to the everyday life of children, with indications on nutrition and physical activity, and suggestions on how to improve and set up correct habits Subscribe to our newsletter to stay up to date The social media campaign “Health is built from […]

Why it is essential to vaccinate children for pneumococcus

It’s called Streptococcus pneumoniae. It is a bacterium which, in spite of its name, can help prevent not only pulmonary infections, but also acute otitis media and above all invasive pathologies which can lead to very serious cases, such as meningitis. Recently in Europe the green light was given to a version that protects against […]