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News Italy » Health: Italy's northerners and graduates live longest: health survey

News channel or source: https://www.thelocal.it/20180219/italy-north-south-health-inequality
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

A study of life expectancy in Italy reveals a "health gap" between north and south, as well as between those with and without a university degree. Someone in the northern province of Trentino can typically expect to live three years longer than a ...

News Italy » Health: Global Health travel to Italy

News channel or source: http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2018/february/global-health-travel-program-italy/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The University of Delaware Center for Global Health is offering a 2018 travel program to Italy. The program is open to all of the University adult community as well as friends, family and alumni. There are 42 open seats on this program. “This is a ...

News Italy » Health: Romania and Italy hit hard as measles makes ‘tragic’ comeback in Europe

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-za/news/other/romania-and-italy-hit-hard-as-measles-makes-e2-80-98tragic-e2-80-99-comeback-in-europe/ar-BBJqW0K
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Romania, with 5,562 cases, was the worst hit of WHO’s European countries, followed by Italy, with 5,006, and Ukraine, 4,767. There were 35 deaths from measles in Europe last year — Romania had the most with 19 — compared with 13 in 2016.

News Italy » Health: My grandmother was Italian. Why aren’t my genes Italian?

News channel or source: http://www.myajc.com/lifestyles/health/grandmother-was-italian-why-aren-genes-italian/1oy9ubRbNSj4M4H1B6VOiM/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

And the Italian? Mom had 11.3 percent to my 1.6. So maybe the first ... of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the Bloomberg School of Public Health, who has spent his career studying genetics and human health. “That’s surprising ...

News Italy » Health: Italy court sends right-to-die case to Constitutional Court

News channel or source: http://www.valleymorningstar.com/life/health_wellness/italy-court-sends-right-to-die-case-to-constitutional-court/article_3bf6fd21-ce86-57fd-b12a-e9d184e4fcf8.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

ROME (AP) — A court in Milan has asked Italy's Constitutional Court to rule in the case of a right-to-die advocate who brought a well-known DJ to an assisted suicide clinic in Switzerland to die after he was paralyzed in a car crash. Marco Capaldo said ...

News Italy » Health: Italy: Meristematic artichoke reproduction

News channel or source: http://www.freshplaza.com/article/189744/Italy-Meristematic-artichoke-reproduction
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Other benefits are: plant homogeneity, absolute fidelity to mother plants, plant health and vigour ... "At the moment, 90% of artichokes in Italy are reproduced using traditional techniques, 5% meristematically and 5% with seeds. We opted for in-vitro ...

News Italy » Health: Equashield and Svas Biosana Propel CSTD Growth in Italy

News channel or source: http://www.medindia.net/health-press-release/equashield-and-svas-biosana-propel-cstd-growth-in-italy-358437-1.htm
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

This growth stems, in part, from Italian general legislation decree 81, instituted in 2008, which requires employers to provide the necessary conditions and tools to ensure the occupational health and safety of workers, [1] with Directive 98/24/EC on ...

News Italy » Health: No evidence of GMO maize health risks - Italian study

News channel or source: http://www.ansa.it/english/news/2018/02/15/no-evidence-of-gmo-maize-health-risks-italian-study-2_a73f1994-493a-4e68-b152-2fa064922410.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

(ANSA) - Rome, February 15 - There is no evidence that GMO maize represents a risk to the environment or to human and animal health, according to a study by experts from Pisa University and the Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna and published by Scientific Reports ...

News Italy » Health: Italy's country doctor making house calls on horseback

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/health/medical/italys-country-doctor-making-house-calls-on-horseback/ar-BBJfN1t
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

"This is one of the pockets of Italy with the longest life expectancy ... He says that often during his visits, whose cost is covered on the national health service, he receives, "a call from the farm next door who has seen the horse pass by and asks ...

News Italy » Health: Health Minister meets envoys of Japan, Italy

News channel or source: http://www.gulf-times.com/story/580951/Health-Minister-meets-envoys-of-Japan-Italy
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Health Minister meets envoys of Japan, Italy HE the Minister of Public Health Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari held separate meetings with Japan’s ambassador to Qatar Seiichi Otsuka and the ambassador of Italy Pasquale Salzano yesterday. The meetings discussed ...