Wine labels like cigarettes: a 14 billion market at risk in Italy

The battle over health warnings for wine, beer and spirits labels rages on in Europe. In fact, from January Ireland will be able to decide whether to put warnings on alcohol labels such as alcohol consumption causes liver disease, alcohol and fatal cancers are directly linked and on the risk of consumption during pregnancy. Warnings … Read more

Doctors Without Borders: “If Italy keeps humanitarian ships away from the Mediterranean, the risk of deaths at sea increases”


“Let’s look at it this way: if there is no ambulance, the sick person is not helped and maybe dies. And I have never seen an ambulance sent to the furthest hospital”.Other than sea taxis. Richard Gatti, head of rescue operations on the Geo Barents of Doctors Without Borders, thus analyzes the new squeeze on … Read more

Italy lagging behind on nursery schools and childhood, almost 5 billion at risk: in the South it is an emergency. Valditara: “We are accelerating”

The Court of Auditors believes that Italy is behind schedule in its plan to upgrade nursery schools and kindergartens envisaged by the Pnrr. In their resolution on the progress of the works, the accounting magistrates have in fact ascertained “failure to comply with the national intermediate objective (milestone) relating to the selection of interventions to … Read more

Educational poverty, Italy split in two: nursery alarms in the South, Pnrr at risk

Listen to the audio version of the article All the areas in the South have nursery schools offering less than 10 places for every 100 children between 0 and 2 years of age: Ragusa, Caltanissetta, Cosenza, Caserta. And they do not reach 20% in the areas of Crotone, Trapani and Reggio Calabria, against 80% in … Read more

Children who died of streptococcus A in the United Kingdom, the expert: “In Italy at the moment there is no risk”


The interview with Dr. Andrea Campana, head of the multispecialist pediatrics of the Bambino Gesù hospital in Rome: “In Italy at the moment there is no risk and no reports of cases of group A β-haemolytic streptococcus infection. Soon to speak of epidemic also in the United Kingdom”. Interview with Dr. Andrea Campana head … Read more

Iucn red list, 100 species of vertebrate animals at risk in Italy


from Alessandro Sala Critical situation for 40 of them, one step away from extinction. At risk are ospreys, Mediterranean trout, thresher sharks and various fish and birds In Italy there are 40 critically endangered vertebrate species and I’m 65 those attentive with a rating of «general danger». This was revealed by the update of the … Read more