Leftists demand eliminating all Christian crosses from public view, claiming it "triggers" them... political correctness is now equivalent to Satanism
(Natural News) The Antichrist spirit is alive and well in Italy, where a local cemetery in the tiny town of Pieve di Cento, located just north of Bologna, wants to cover all graves bearing crosses and other Christian imagery with black cloths in order to avoid “offending” people of other religions, including the area’s small,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Personality traits in a sample of Italian filicide mothers - Giacchetti N, Roma P, Pancheri C, Williams R, Meuti V, Aceti F.
Several studies focused on mothers' psychopathological and environmental risk factors linked to filicide, to understand the genesis of this violent act. Considering the transition to motherhood a critical period for any woman, requiring the activation of d... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 20, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

Electroacupuncture improves the physical function of patients with knee osteoarthritis
(Natural News) Knee osteoarthritis is a degenerative, “wear and tear” type of arthritis that commonly occurs in older adults. It develops gradually and causes pain that worsens over time. Fortunately, researchers at Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine in China and Marche Polytechnic University in Italy found a natural way to manage this disease. They discovered... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Recordati to Seek Canadian Approval for Kidney Disease Drug Recordati to Seek Canadian Approval for Kidney Disease Drug
Italy's Recordati said on Tuesday it plans to seek Canadian approval for its drug Cystagon, which treats a rare kidney disease, in a potential blow to Horizon Pharma, which makes the only drug approved for treatment in Canada.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - April 18, 2019 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

Violence risk and mental disorders (VIORMED-2): a prospective multicenter study in Italy - Barlati S, Stefana A, Bartoli F, Bianconi G, Bulgari V, Candini V, Carr à G, Cavalera C, Clerici M, Cricelli M, Ferla MT, Ferrari C, Iozzino L, Macis A, Vita A, de Girolamo G.
BACKGROUND: The management of mentally ill offenders in the community is one of the great challenges imposed on community psychiatry. AIM: The aim of this study was to analyze the association between sociodemographic, clinical, and psychosocial fac... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 18, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

South Africa: Pills and Prisoners - Why Do Governments Trust Big Pharma More Than Their Citizens?
[Bhekisisa] Italy has come up with a plan to slash the cost of medicines by May. But for the strategy to work, they need everyone to get on board. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 17, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Entrepreneurs emerge as a force in Europe's refugee emergency
(University of California - Santa Cruz) Economic stagnation and a resurgence of racist nationalism are shaping conversations about what it means to be Italian in the 21st century. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 17, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Recordati to seek Canadian approval for kidney disease drug
Italy's Recordati said on Tuesday it plans to seek Canadian approval for its drug Cystagon, which treats a rare kidney disease, in a potential blow to Horizon Pharma,, which makes the only drug approved for treatment in Canada. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Prolonged CT lung screening offers cumulative benefits
The latest results from the Multicentric Italian Lung Detection trial highlighted...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: CT lung screening uptake lags in rural areas CT lung screening spots cancers earlier in China CT lung screening cuts cancer mortality 51% in Japan CT lung screening reduces cancer mortality in men by 26% More CT screening may be needed for high-risk smokers (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Does Red Wine Help You Live Longer? Here ’s What the Science Says
In the 1990s, some researchers observed that French people—despite eating lots of saturated fat—tended to have low rates of heart disease. Dubbing this phenomenon the “French paradox,” the researchers speculated that regular wine consumption may be protecting their hearts from disease. A little later, in the early-2000s, evidence began to pile up tying Mediterranean-style eating and drinking patterns with longer lifespans. One component of these diets that got a lot of attention was the consumption of wine—red wine, in particular. Even among people who ate healthy Mediterranean diets, those w...
Source: TIME: Health - April 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Markham Heid Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition Longevity Source Type: news

Milwaukee leaders address disparities at Latino Health Equity Summit: Slideshow
Several hundred guests filled the room Tuesday for Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers' second Latino Health Equity Summit. Check out the attached slideshow to see photos from the event. The event at the Italian Community Center in the city of Milwaukee’s 3rd Ward addressed health disparities facing Milwaukee’s Hispanic community. The ultimate goal was to develop a road map of action items to improve the overall health of Milwaukee’s Hispanic community, said Dr. Julie Schull er, who is… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - April 10, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Rich Kirchen Source Type: news

Problematic internet use in university students attending three superior graduate schools in Italy: is autism spectrum related to suicide risk? - Dell'osso L, Bertelloni CA, Di Paolo M, Avella MT, Carpita B, Gori F, Pompili M, Carmassi C.
Background: Over the past decades, problematic internet use (PIU) has dramatically increased, especially among young people. PIU has been recently associated with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and autistic traits. Subjects with PIU report an increa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Heat stress perception among native and migrant workers in Italian industries-case studies from the construction and agricultural sectors - Messeri A, Morabito M, Bonafede M, Bugani M, Levi M, Baldasseroni A, Binazzi A, Gozzini B, Orlandini S, Nybo L, Marinaccio A.
Climate change will increase the frequency and severity of hazard events such as heat waves, with important effects in several European regions. It is of importance to consider overall effects as well as specific impact on vulnerable population groups such... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Brief history of occupational health in Italy - Fellone L, Battista G.
Italy is a relatively young nation, no more than 160  years old. From the 1860s and for many decades the country remained mainly rural with little industrial activity. Nevertheless, the latter constituted the seeds for the Italian "economic miracle" of th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 3, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Erratum to "Jockey injuries during the Siena "Palio". A 72-year analysis of the oldest horse race in Italy" [Injury 50/2 (2019) 365-368] -
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 2, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Non-Human Animals and Insects Source Type: news

"Zapping" your skull with EMF is the latest trend in treating PTSD – if you're willing to risk cancer and diabetes along the way
(Natural News) Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), commonly known as electric shock therapy, is without a doubt the most controversial mental health treatment ever to become a part of mainstream psychiatry. Developed by a team of Italian researchers back in 1938, ECT operates on the premise that exposing a mentally ill patient to a jolt of electricity... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

26-Foot Sperm Whale Found Dead With Nearly 50 Pounds of Plastic in Stomach
(MILAN) — An 8-meter (26-foot) sperm whale was found dead off Sardinia with 22 kilograms (48.5 pounds) of plastic in its belly, prompting the World Wildlife Foundation to sound an alarm Monday over the dangers of plastic waste in the Mediterranean Sea. The environmental group said the garbage recovered from the sperm whale’s stomach included a corrugated tube for electrical works, plastic plates, shopping bags, tangled fishing lines and a washing detergent package with its bar code still legible. The female whale beached off the northern coast of Sardinia last week, within the vast Pelagos marine sanctuary that...
Source: TIME: Science - April 1, 2019 Category: Science Authors: COLLEEN BARRY / AP Tags: Uncategorized Environment onetime Source Type: news

Surveillance Report: Chikungunya Virus Disease; Annual Epidemiological Report for 2017
Source: European Union, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC). Published: 4/2019. This six-page report, based on data for 2017 retrieved from The European Surveillance System (TESSy) on December 10, 2018, details how in 2017, 10 countries reported 548 cases of chikungunya virus disease, of which 461 (84.1 percent) were confirmed. For the first time since 2014, autochthonous chikungunya cases were reported from continental Europe by France (n=17) and Italy (n=277). (PDF) (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - April 1, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Assessing economic burden of HPV9-related diseases in Italy
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - April 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Carlo Rovelli: ‘Time travel is just what we do every day…’
What do you ask the man who knows everything? The theoretical physicist and bestselling author answers questions from famous fans and Observer readersTheoretical physicists and mathematicians are fond of describing their theories and equations as beautiful but very few writers are able to bring this elegance to life for the general public. The Italian physicist Carlo Rovelli has proved himself to be one of those rare figures. His first attempt at writing a book for a mainstream audience,Seven Brief Lessons on Physics (2014), outsoldFifty Shades of Grey in his home country, has been translated into 41 languages and sold mor...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 31, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Carlo Rovelli Tags: Science Physics Cern Particle physics Source Type: news

An Italian campaign to promote anti-doping culture in high-school students - Codella R, Glad B, Luzi L, La Torre A.
Doping poses a threat to sport worldwide. Studies have revealed that, in addition to elite athletes, amateur and recreational sportsmen and sportswomen are making increasing use of performance-enhancing drugs. Worryingly this trend has been documented amon... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

' Impressive' Results After Change of HSCT Conditioning Regimen'Impressive' Results After Change of HSCT Conditioning Regimen
The conditioning regimen used prior to hematopoietic stem cell transplant in patients with myelofibrosis could have a major impact on relapse rates and overall survival, say Italian researchers.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 28, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Surgeons planning world's first HEAD transplant say they are ready to start human trials 
Sergio Canavero, of Italy, and Xiaoping Ren, of China, published two studies on Wednesday in which they claim to cure 'irreversible' spinal cord injuries in monkeys and dogs. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Jockey injuries during the Siena "Palio". A 72-year analysis of the oldest horse race in Italy - Fortina M, Maniscalco P, Carulli C, Meccariello L, Colasanti GB, Carta S.
INTRODUCTION: Horse racing is a hazardous sport. We analyzed the incidence and characteristics of jockey injuries in a typical horse race. METHODS: We analyzed all injuries sustained by 224 jockeys in the last 72 years. RESULTS: It was foun... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Falls Source Type: news

Forced pregnancy in Italy violated ‘woman’s human right to health’, UN experts rule 
The Italian Government violated a woman ’s “human right to health” after a law which denied her the right to refuse fertility treatment she had previously agreed to, “led her to undergo a forced pregnancy”, the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR) said on Wednesday.  (Source: UN News Centre - Women, Children, Population)
Source: UN News Centre - Women, Children, Population - March 27, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

More Reasons to Follow the Mediterranean Diet
MONDAY, March 25, 2019 -- More and more research supports the health benefits of the Mediterranean diet, the way of eating followed by people who live in countries around the Mediterranean Sea, such as Greece and Italy. Various studies have... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 25, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Italy home circumcision kills child
The five-month-old boy was airlifted to hospital but died after the intervention by his parents. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - March 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Suicide in the elderly: a 37-years retrospective study - Crestani C, Masotti V, Corradi N, Schirripa ML, Cecchi R.
BACKGROUND: The rates of suicide increase with age and reach their highest levels in the oldest age groupings and are sufficiently large for them to constitute a public health concern. The number of deaths due to suicides after the age of 60 years in Italy... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 24, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

For migraine sufferers with obesity, losing weight can decrease headaches
(The Endocrine Society) For migraine sufferers with obesity, losing weight can decrease headaches and improve quality of life, researchers from Italy and the United States report. The results of their meta-analysis will be presented Saturday, March 23 at ENDO 2019, the Endocrine Society's annual meeting in New Orleans, La. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Endometriosis Awareness Month
March is Endometriosis Awareness Month.  Endometriosis is a painful condition where endometrial tissue grows outside the uterus. It is estimated that up to 10% of women have endometriosis (Ozkan 2008).   Endometriosis can cause infertility and for women with subfertility the prevalence rate ranges from 25% to 40% (Ozkan 2008). Endometriosis frequently presents with the symptom of pain (Barlow 1993) including dysmenorrhoea (painful periods), dyspareunia (pain during sexual intercourse), and pelvic or abdominal pain.  We invited Edgardo Somigliana, MD-PhD (Dept Clinical Sciences and Community Health, Universit...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - March 22, 2019 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Nearly 50 Dead, Hundreds Injured in China Chemical Plant Explosion
BEIJING (AP) — A massive explosion at a chemical plant in eastern China with a long record of safety violations has killed at least 47 people and injured hundreds of others, 90 of them seriously. Thursday's blast in an industrial park in the city of Yancheng, north of Shanghai, was one of China's worst industrial accidents in recent years. State-run television showed crushed cars, blown-out windows and workers leaving the factory with bloodied heads. Photos: Deadly Chemical Plant Explosion in China Schools were closed and nearly 1,000 residents were moved to safety as a precaution against leaks and additional explosi...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - March 22, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: International Major Incidents News Source Type: news

Driver Sets Fire to Bus Carrying Children in Italy
MILAN (AP) — A bus driver in northern Italy abducted 51 children and their school chaperones Wednesday, threatening the hostages' lives for 40 minutes and setting the bus on fire at a Carabinieri blockade. Officers from the national police force broke windows at the back of the bus to reach the passengers and got all of them out without serious injuries before flames destroyed the vehicle, authorities said. Photos: Driver Sets Bus with Children on Fire The driver was apprehended and treated for burns. Prosecutors described him as a 47-year-old Italian citizen of Senegalese origin and said he told authorities he wante...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - March 21, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: International Major Incidents News Terrorism & Active Shooter Source Type: news

Review of osteoporosis clinical practice guidelines finds majority lack patient values
Review included countries such as Australia, Canada, Germany, India, Italy, Scotland, South Africa, Spain, United Kingdom and United States (Source: St. Michael's Hospital News and Media)
Source: St. Michael's Hospital News and Media - March 21, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Tags: Hospital News Source Type: news

Beat itchy skin – by shining a light on it?
(Natural News) Scientists have found a new way to relieve itchy skin without resorting to potentially harmful scratching. An experimental method devised by Italian researchers used a certain type of light to get rid of itchiness and prevent the annoying sensation from coming back for months afterward. Most people know the annoying experience of suddenly needing to scratch a particularly... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psychopathy and female gender: phenotypic expression and comorbidity; a study comparing a sample of women hospitalized in italy's maximum security facility with women who were criminally sentenced and imprisoned - Carabellese F, Felthous AR, La Tegola D, Rossetto I, Montalb ò D, Francon F, Catanesi R.
Various studies have shown that women with psychopathy tend to commit crimes that are less violent than those of psychopathic men. The present study was designed to address the influence of psychopathy on the crimes committed by female offenders. A nationa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Even younger nightshift workers shown to need to pee more, worsening quality of life
(European Association of Urology) Millions of people work nights, but increasingly scientists are finding that night work is associated with health problems. Now a group of Italian scientists has found that nightshift workers also need to pee more, leading to a deteriorating quality of life for many workers, including care workers. This is also true of younger subjects, who would not normally be expected to report an overactive bladder. This work is reported at the European Association of Urology Congress in Barcelona. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Italian medical device nomenclature to be used for Eudamed database
By Ronald Boumans and Stewart Eisenhart, Emergo Group Authorities overseeing implementation of the European Database for Medical Devices (Eudamed) have decided to adapt medical device codes used by the Italian Ministry of Health for use as nomenclature for the database. Get the full story here at the Emergo Group’s blog. The opinions expressed in this blog post are the author’s only and do not necessarily reflect those of MassDevice.com or its employees. The post Italian medical device nomenclature to be used for Eudamed database appeared first on MassDevice. (Source: Mass Device)
Source: Mass Device - March 14, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Danielle Kirsh Tags: Blog Emergo Group Source Type: news

Experts Are Calling for a Ban on Gene Editing of Human Embryos. Here ’s Why They’re Worried
In November 2018, Chinese biophysicist Jiankui He stunned the world when he announced that he had used a controversial gene-editing technology, called CRISPR, to genetically alter the genes in embryos and give them immunity to HIV. The embryos were transferred to the woman who provided the eggs to create them, and twin girls were born. The move, considered highly experimental and unethical by most scientists around the world, prompted intense debate in the scientific community about not just the implications for the twins, but for society as well. When applied to human eggs, sperm and embryos, gene-editing technologies, of...
Source: TIME: Health - March 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized Genetics Source Type: news

Italy bans unvaccinated children from school
Italy now requires children to prove they have been vaccinated before attending school. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - March 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heartwarming video shows boy, three, using bionic hand for the first time
Giulio Spaziani, from Pomezia, Italy, was born without a hand or forearm on his right side, and is seen in the video using a new prosthetic which he can control with nerve signals. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Italian healthcare professionals' attitude and barriers to mandatory reporting of elder abuse: an exploratory study - Mazzotti MC, Scarcella E, D'Antone E, Fersini F, Salsi G, Ingravallo F, Amadasi A, Pelotti S.
INTRODUCTION: Elder abuse in recent times has reached a remarkable international importance. This complex phenomenon is still little understood and studied in Italy. The aim of this study was to explore Italian healthcare professionals' attitude and barrie... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Validating driver behavior and attitude measure for older Italian drivers and investigating their link to rare collision events - Spano G, Caff ò AO, Lopez A, Mallia L, Gormley M, Innamorati M, Lucidi F, Bosco A.
The present study aimed to: (a) validate the factor structures of three scales assessing driving behavior, attitudes toward traffic safety (ATTS) and self-regulation in driving, in a sample of Italian older adults, through confirmatory factor analyses and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

The largest ever catalog of bacteria in the human body contain over 150 thousands genomes
(Università di Trento) The largest ever catalog of bacterial and archaeal microbes commonly populating the human body across worldwide populations has been assembled. This is the main result of a new study coordinated by Nicola Segata and Edoardo Pasolli of the Laboratory of Computational Metagenomics at the University of Trento, Italy. The work appeared online in the scientific journal " Cell " . (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - March 11, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Damage patterns in the town of Amatrice after August 24th 2016 Central Italy earthquakes - Fiorentino G, Forte A, Pagano E, Sabetta F, Baggio C, Lavorato D, Nuti C, Santini S.
The impact of the two seismic events of August 24th 2016 on the municipality of Amatrice was highly destructive. There were 298 victims, 386 injured, about 5000 homeless, and the historical center of the town suffered a great number of partial and total co... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 8, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Seven-year-old twins born totally deaf are now able to speak fluent ITALIAN
Zack and Dylan Pezzuto, from Bath, Somerset, were born without any hearing after doctors suspected an infection damaged their ear canals in the womb. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Migrant workers from the Eastern-Mediterranean region and occupational injuries: a retrospective database-based analysis from North-Eastern Italy - Ricc ò M, Garbarino S, Bragazzi NL.
The month of Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar, and, according to the Islamic tradition, it coincides with the month when the Noble Koran/Qur'an began to be revealed. In recent years, concerns about the potentially negative health ef... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 5, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Italy sees 57% drop in olive harvest as result of climate change, scientist says
Extreme weather blamed for plunge in country ’s olive harvest – the worst in 25 years – that could leave the country dependent on imports by AprilExtreme weather events have been the “main driver” of an olive harvest collapse that could leave Italy dependent on imports from April, a leading climate scientist has warned.A57% plunge in the country ’s olive harvest – the worst in 25 years – sparked protests by thousands of Italian farmers wearinggilet arancioni– orange vests –in Rome earlier this month.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 5, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Arthur Neslen Tags: Italy Climate change Agriculture Science Environment Europe World news Extreme weather Source Type: news

Sexism and rape myth acceptance: the impact of culture, education, and religiosity - Prina F, Schatz-Stevens JN.
This study explores the influence of education and religiosity on sexist attitudes towards women and rape myth acceptance in two samples totaling 399 participants from the United States and Italy. Both samples completed a demographic questionnaire that ass... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Playing Professional Soccer Linked to Increased ALS Risk Playing Professional Soccer Linked to Increased ALS Risk
Italian professional soccer players have a twofold increased risk for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), and those who develop the disease do so at a relatively young age.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - March 4, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Scientists Say Images of Mars Show Possible Evidence of Underground Lakes
(BERLIN) — Scientists say images of craters taken by European and American space probes show there likely once was a planet-wide system of underground lakes on Mars. Data collected by NASA and ESA probes orbiting the red planet provide the first geological evidence for an ancient Martian groundwater system, according to a study by researchers in Italy and the Netherlands published in the Journal of Geophysical Research. Francesco Salese, one of the scientists involved, said in an email Friday that the findings confirm earlier models and smaller-scale studies, and that the underground lakes may have been connected to ...
Source: TIME: Science - March 1, 2019 Category: Science Authors: FRANK JORDANS / AP Tags: Uncategorized Mars onetime Source Type: news