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Covid, Ecdc map: all of Italy and more and more of Europe in dark red

Italy continues to remain completely dark red, the color that marks the maximum epidemiological risk for Covid-19, in the map published by the ECDC, European Center for Disease Prevention and…

Covid, ‘bait’ to also capture Omicron variant: study by drug

A drug capable of capturing and stopping the coronavirus, including the Omicron variant. This is the goal of the project by scientists from Northwestern Medicine and the MD Anderson Cancer…

Covid, Bassetti: “There is a middle ground between the choice of GB and Italy”

“98% of Brits had somehow ‘covid’ contact either through vaccination or disease. The UK had increased circulation with the Delta and Omicron waves and achieved safe immunity. Boris Johnson made…

Covid today Italy, “contagion growth slows but deaths increase”

Stops the increase in covid infections (+ 3%) in Italy but deaths increase by 49.7% in 7 days. This is what emerges from the independent monitoring of the Gimbe Foundation…

Boano (Novartis): “With new therapy we change the history of sickle cell anemia”

“Thanks to this new drug and working in synergy with experts, hospitals and patient associations, we must and can change the history of sickle cell anemia. It has already happened…

Covid today Italy, one third of the positives in hospital for other pathologies

Almost one in 3 patients positive for Covid-19 are hospitalized for other diseases. This is what emerges from the latest report of the sentinel hospitals of the Italian Federation of…

Covid today Italy, Ciccozzi: “Out of the tunnel in the summer”

“Virus will become endemic, it will develop other variants but in its mutations it has almost reached saturation”

Sickle cell anemia, in Italy the first therapy that prevents vaso-occlusive crises

Novartis announced today that the Italian Medicines Agency has approved reimbursement Adakveo * (crizanlizumab) for the prevention of recurrent vaso-occlusive (VOC) crises in patients with sickle cell disease, aged 16…

Spada (Gemini): “With a pandemic it is necessary to fill the communicative vulnus”

“With the pandemic, communication in the health sector has not changed, only the communicative megaphone has been amplified. The contradictions that dialogue with science has generated, the power exercised by…

Pharmaceuticals, Servier: 4.7 billion revenues in 2020-21 (+ 4.3%), target 6.5 billion in 2025

Servier, an independent global pharmaceutical group, has announced its results for the financial year 2020-21. The group recorded consolidated revenues of 4.725 billion euros globally, up 4.3% compared to the…

Binetti: “With telemedicine less costs and waiting lists”

“The pandemic has inevitably made it necessary to reorganize the National Health Service at both national and local levels. The National Recovery and Resilience Plan foresees 7 billion for proximity…

Cassone (FedEmo): “Telemedicine, an important resource for haemophiliacs”

“Telemedicine is an important resource that can be profitably used both by the patient with haemophilia, who for the ordinary management of the disease and for consultations can, through this…

“Haemophiliacs need continuous visits and monitoring”

“Hemophilia is a rare genetic disease that involves the reduction of a blood clotting factor (factor VIII for hemophilia A and factor IX for hemophilia B). The genes encoding these…

Covid today Italy, 228,179 infections and 434 deaths: bulletin January 18

There are 228,179 new Coronavirus infections in Italy today, January 18, 2022, according to Covid data and numbers – region by region – of the Civil Protection bulletin and the…

RemoTe, a telemedicine project for patients with haemophilia, is underway

The acronym REmoTe contains several meanings: R stands for rarity, EMO for haemophilia, TE for telemedicine; with “remote” we can also mean “remotely”, an expression that, especially during the pandemic,…

‘Spersioltre.it’ is born, a site dedicated to type 2 diabetes

Diabetes: the time has come to ‘go further’ and break down all the barriers against disinformation and fake news. The time has come to turn on the light on a…

Covid today Italy, Pregliasco: “Soon to loosen the rules”

After the wave of covid infections in Italy, “there is a need for a transition towards a new normal, it seems to me something to be planned, to be evaluated…

Omicron variant, Chrysants: “Can help herd immunity”

The Omicron variant of Covid “could help bring us closer to a situation of herd immunity if it also protects against Delta and other variants. At the moment this is…

Diet against endometriosis, tips for reducing symptoms in a book

‘Treat’ endometriosis even at the table. Changing one’s eating habits and, in general, one’s lifestyle, to lower the levels of inflammation of our organism, is central to finding a new…

Covid today Italy, 83,403 infections and 287 deaths: bulletin 17 January

There are 83,403 new coronavirus infections in Italy today, Monday 17 January, according to Covid data and numbers – region by region – of the Civil Protection bulletin and the…

Discover the products of the Bio Boutique La Rosa Canina

In collaboration with Bio Boutique La Rosa Canina Bio Boutique La Rosa Canina is much more than a simple online shop, a real reference point in the beauty sector: every…

Covid Italy, anesthetists alarm: “So many positives to operate”

“Hundreds of patients are detected as positive for” covid “and will have to be operated on, transplanted and assisted in the intensive postoperative. It is necessary to plan today what…

Covid quarantine, new measures: third dose, asymptomatic, contacts

Covid quarantine, how does it work now? And how could it change? The government has already handled the rules governing the precautionary quarantine with a decree law. Now it is…

Covid quarantine reduced with third dose vaccine, what experts say

Reduce the quarantine for those who received the third dose of the anti-covid vaccine. It’s possible? And if so, only for the asymptomatic or also for those with symptoms? Here’s…

Lymphoma, in Italy new therapy for serious patients

New hope for the most difficult to treat lymphoma patients. With the publication in the Official Gazette of the Aifa determination that admits its reimbursement, the drug-conjugated anti-CD79b polatuzumab vedotin…

Covid today Italy, 149,512 infections and 248 deaths: bulletin January 16

There are 149,512 new Coronavirus infections in Italy today, Sunday 16 January 2022, according to Covid data and numbers – region by region – of the Civil Protection bulletin and…

Covid today Italy, Viola: “Yes to vaccination obligation”

Omicron variant in Italy, WHO forecasts are that “it will arrive by the end of the month”. Thus the immunologist Antonella Viola at the ‘Half an hour more’ program on…

Covid Gb today, 81 thousand infections and 287 deaths in the last 24 hours

The decrease in Covid cases in the United Kingdom is confirmed, where today 81,713 new positives are recorded, after yesterday for the first time since 21 December the threshold of…

No Vax, the identikit of the diehards

They believe in social media as the only and true source of information, they are attracted by conspiracy theories and refractory to confront those who try to support reasons other…

Covid today Italy, 180,426 infections and 308 deaths: bulletin January 15

There are 180,426 new Coronavirus infections in Italy today, Saturday 15 January 2022, according to Covid data and numbers – region by region – of the Civil Protection bulletin and…

Covid vaccine, over 50 doses tripled in 7 days

Son: “4.5 million doses in a week, 1.5 million more than the previous” Numbers on the rise for the anti-covid vaccination campaign in Italy with the first doses tripled among…

Covid, Ricciardi: “Daily bulletin requested by WHO, it is mandatory”

The daily bulletin of coronavirus infections “is required of us by international treaties and by the WHO. For our international obligations, we must give the number every day and communicate…

Covid, Bassetti: “In vaccinated positives it must be treated as flu”

Covid disease “in vaccinated subjects must be treated like flu. We are seeing it in the wards, those who have undergone the complete vaccination course have a more or less…

Covid today Italy, Rt rises to 1.56: the incidence is still increasing

Covid in Italy, the national RT is increasing – which rises to 1.56 – and the incidence, which today stands at 1,988 infections per 100 thousand inhabitants. 13 also the…

Zithromax nowhere to be found, that’s when it will be available again

The antibiotic Zithromax, which cannot be found throughout Italy because it is also used against Covid-19, despite the guidelines not providing for this indication, will be available again at the…

Covid monoclonal antibodies, here are the regions that use them the most

Monoclonal antibodies as a therapy for Covid. From the latest AIFA report, there are 35,948 patients for whom, starting from 10 March, they have been authorized as an emergency in…

Omicron variant, Fauci: “We are at full peak”

“We are in the middle of Omicron’s extraordinary peak. If we look at the 7-day data of the growth of cases in the US and in Italy, there is a…

Omicron variant, Bassetti: “Rapid antigenic tests do not detect it, false numbers”

“The new fluorescence antigenic tests are more valid than the rapid ones which have enormous intrinsic limits especially with the Omicron variant because they do not detect it and we…

Zithromax, nowhere to be found, is the most widely used antibiotic against Covid

The antibiotic Zithromax, the most used in Covid cases, cannot be found throughout Italy. The original version of the drug based on azithromycin has been missing for days in the…

Lung cancer, EU green light for new targeted therapy

European Commission granted conditional marketing authorization for first-in-class KRASG12C inhibitor sotorasib (Lumykras *) in the treatment of adult patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer (Nsclc) with KRASG12C mutation and…

Covid today Italy, hospitalization increases: some regions risk red zone

Covid hospitalizations in Italy are increasing and there is a risk that some regions end up in the red zone at the end of the month. This is the alarm…

Covid Italy, more than 1 million infections in 7 days: bulletin leads to discussion

With the wave of the Omicron variant underway, there are over one million new covid infections in Italy in just 7 days. The World Health Organization yesterday released the record…

Covid today Italy, “the curve will not reverse before February”

Covid in Italy, “there is little hope that the curve will reverse before February”. To tell Adnkronos Salute is Alessandro Vergallo, national president of the Italian hospital anesthetists association (Aaroi-Emac),…

Covid, Bassetti: “Me in the Cts? Now no, we speak different languages ​​but in the future …”

“I am flattered by the words of the Undersecretary for Health Andrea Costa, but to participate in the CTS tomorrow we need a different system at the level of the…

Covid, “Italy among 5 countries in the world with the most infections in 7 days”

Italy is among the 5 countries in the world that have registered the highest number of new Covid infections in 7 days. The beautiful country exceeds the one million mark.…

Covid today Italy, “32% more hospitalizations in 7 days”

Covid hospitalizations grew by 32% in one week in Fiaso sentinel hospitals. “It is the fastest acceleration recorded in two months”, underlines the Italian Federation of Health and Hospital Companies…

Covid today Italy, hospital admissions increase

With infections that increase driven by the Omicron variant, Covid hospitalizations in hospital are also increasing in Italy, both in the non-critical area and in intensive care. This is what…

Covid endemic in Italy how does it affect? What experts say

Could covid be part of our lives like flu, becoming endemic? And if so, how long will it take? From Bassetti to Gismondo passing through the ema, here’s what the…

Covid today Italy, 220,532 infections and 294 deaths: January 11 bulletin

There are 220,532 new infections from Coronavirus in Italy today, 11 January 2022, according to Covid data and numbers – region by region – of the Civil Protection bulletin and…

Covid today Emilia Romagna, 14 thousand infections and 35 deaths: January 11 bulletin

There are 14 thousand new Coronavirus infections in Emilia Romagna according to today’s bulletin, Tuesday 11 January 2022, with data from the Region. The table refers to another 35 deaths.…

“Making positive health workers work with three doses in Covid wards”

“The pressure on hospitals is growing exponentially”, and since “we are in a moment of emergency we have to think in terms of emergency: doctors and nurses positive for Covid-19…

Covid, Gismondo: “Stop tampon factories, plan coexistence”

In the management of Covid-19, in Italy “unfortunately we still live in a hysteria that must end. And above all this ‘tampon factory’ must end, which is useless and is…

Covid today Italy, Pregliasco: “Living with us? With white zone values”

“There is a desire for normality, but we are in a transition phase, because we have to pass this night which is a bit long, a night that will include…

Covid vaccine and children 5-11 years, the numbers in the world

Millions of children between the ages of 5 and 11 have already received the covid vaccine around the world. In the United States alone, according to data from the CDC,…

Covid, expert alarm: “With stop interventions for Omicron 11 million fragile people at risk”

“Two years of pandemic have passed without identifying adequate solutions to guarantee assistance to the most fragile patients such as oncology, cardiology and hematology. We are very worried about the…

Covid, Signorelli: “More damage from non-performance than from viruses”

Covid and infections in Italy, what weight on health? “Health at this time is almost paralyzed, it is in great trouble, due to the many absences of the staff –…

Covid, Hope: “Still not vaccinated 10% Italians over 12”

“With the latest decree there is a step forward for our country, the reason is also that we have reached an absolutely significant percentage, at 6 this morning 89.41% of…

Covid today Italy, Civil Protection bulletin and regional contagions 10 January

The bulletin with Covid numbers in Italy today, Monday 10 January 2022, data and news from the Civil Protection and the Ministry of Health – region by region – on…

Covid, surgeons alert: “Activity actually stopped, terrifying waiting lists”

Surgical activity planned in Italian public hospitals “is in fact at a standstill, limited to emergency interventions or to safeguard non-postponable oncological ones. But in these conditions, delays and delays…

Fattore (Bocconi): “Influenza costs the State 40 million for hospitalizations”

“Seasonal flu has a cost to families and the state. From an analytical research developed to estimate what are the specific costs attributable to hospital care due to the disease,…

The nutritionist: “Detox diet against post-binge syndrome”

Swelling, heaviness, guilt. There are many Italians who in these days pay the price of the excesses at the table of the recent Christmas holidays. The most common mistake is…

Covid today Italy, “hospitalizations are growing: up to 24%”

In the last two days, the employment of intensive care is stable “at 17% while the percentage of occupancy of Covid beds in non-critical areas increases (+ 1%): from 23%…

Andreoni: “Deltacron is not surprising, possible virus reassortment”

The discovery in Cyprus of Deltacron, that is the mix between Delta and Omicron variants, “is a possible and expected event, the recently emerged variants may have added some mutations…

School, Cnr: “Contagion is not a place, short useless postponement”

“Up to now schools, from the data we have, do not appear to be places that have pushed the epidemic forward” by covid. “It is clear, however, that now, with…

Closed or open schools? What the experts say on the day of return

On the day of return to class, experts divided on reopening or closed schools in Italy in time of emergency Omicron variant. With the surge in infections in the country,…

Vaccination obligation, Vaia: “Not to punish but because it is needed”

Is the vaccination obligation for people over 50? “The ‘no-vaxism’ is fought not by frightening but by clarifying. It is evident that if you are vaccinated you will not have…

Meningitis, less common than covid but extremely dangerous

We are in the midst of a pandemic that absorbs a large part of the preventive resources and energies available to the National Health System. A problem that affects not…

Covid school and return, Ricciardi: “Science ignored, we will immediately return to Dad”

On the school “decisions are not being made on the basis of scientific evidence. In this way the pandemic will not stop”. So to the Messaggero professor Walter Ricciardi, consultant…

Covid today Italy, Medical Order: “Abnormal numbers”

“The situation in hospitals will get worse. People are facing infections” from Sars-COV-2, “the numbers are abnormal: we have more than 1 million and 600 thousand infected at home right…

“Gb case to date with many infections and fewer deaths than Covid”

Too high is the number of Covid deaths in Italy? “In reality, in European countries and North America the data are more or less comparable”. But the Gb case stands…

Pregliasco: “Unsustainable lockdown, surgical closures to be evaluated”

“A ‘re-edition’ of the total lockdown of 2020 is not sustainable, but surgical closures may be necessary and we must think about putting ourselves in this perspective and having as…

Covid Italy, doctors: “Close stadiums and reduce shows”

“Closing the stadiums, temporarily reducing the number of shows: at this stage there is a need not for a lockdown, but for a reduction in the number of meeting places…

Covid today Italy, Civil Protection and regional contagion bulletin 8 January

The numbers on infections, hospitalizations and deaths from the regions: from Lombardy to Campania, from Lazio to Veneto, from Piedmont to Sicily Today’s covid Italy bulletin, Saturday 8 January 2022,…

Covid Italia, Rezza: “Situation worsens significantly”

“This week the epidemiological situation in our country is significantly worsening. And the incidence of Covid-19 cases now reaches 1,700 per 100 thousand inhabitants”. This was explained by the director…

In Pozzuoli minimally invasive gynecological interventions without visible scars

A minimally invasive gynecological surgery that leaves no visible scars because the cut is made at the bottom of the vagina. It is the innovative procedure carried out by the…

Covid Italia, Pregliasco: “We need a return to Dad and targeted lockdowns”

“Given the situation, it may be necessary to imagine some more stringent measures including the return to school in dad instead of in the presence and a series of interventions,…

Covid Italia, Vaia: “Reduced aggressiveness of the Omicron variant”

The increase in covid infections “in the last week is accompanied by a significant change in the characteristics of the disease, with an increase in the share of people with…

Covid vaccine, Pfizer booster for 12-15 year olds: Cts Aifa green light

Anti Covid vaccine and dose booster, the Technical Scientific Commission (Cts) of the Italian Medicines Agency (Aifa), in today’s extraordinary session, at the request of the Ministry of Health, expressed…

Omicron variant, “clinical pictures in intensive care do not seem less serious”

Omicron variant of the coronavirus and symptoms, clinical pictures in intensive care units seem no less severe than in previous variants and waves. On a clinical level, “it does not…

Covid, the alarm: “Surgery wards closed again, 2 years passed in vain”

“In the Italian regions, surgical departments are again closing down to convert them into Covid beds, operating theaters are decimated to allocate surgeons to emergency rooms and Covid areas, waiting…

Covid today Italy, 189,109 infections and 231 deaths: bulletin 5 January

There are 189,109 new Coronavirus infections in Italy today, January 5, 2022, according to Covid data and numbers – region by region – of the Civil Protection bulletin and the…

Omicron variant, “only one monoclonal works, anti Covid pill is another weapon”

“Against the Omicron variant we have lost much of the weapon’s effectiveness represented by monoclonal antibodies: only one works from what emerges from the studies. If this variant spreads as…

Anti covid pill Merck, Bassetti: “Breakthrough, but not for everyone”

The infectious disease specialist: “It is not a pharmacy drug, it must be prescribed by a specialist”

Omicron variant, Silvestri: “Here’s what we know and what can happen”

It is different from Delta, more transmissible but less capable of infecting the lung, with milder symptoms and could cause less severe disease. These are some of the features of…

Omicron variant, Menichetti: “Yes, vaccination is required but unvaccinated lockdowns are needed”

“Now we go back to talking about the vaccination obligation, I say yes but pushing on the vaccine is not enough. We also need some restrictive measures to stem the…

False Green Passes and doses thrown away, doctor arrested in Ascoli Piceno

Fake green passes and uninoculated vaccine doses. The Carabinieri of the Provincial Command of Ascoli Piceno have executed an order issued by the judge for preliminary investigations, at the request…

Johnson & Johnson vaccine and Omicron variant, “booster effective up to 85% against hospitalizations”

Johnson & Johnson’s Covid vaccine booster “shows up to 85% effectiveness against hospitalization in South Africa when Omicron is dominant.” This was communicated by the company, based on the new…

Covid today Lazio, 5,614 infections and 15 deaths. In Rome 2,961 new cases

There are 5,614 new infections from Coronavirus today, Monday 3 January 2022, according to Covid-19 data in the latest bulletin of the Region. There have been 15 deaths since yesterday.…

Silvestri on “parasol virologists”: “God forgives them because they don’t know what they write”

Omicron variant and milder symptoms, “the development and eventual epidemiological dominance of a more transmissible but less ‘bad’ viral variant is a classic form of adaptation between virus and host…

Covid quarantine, Bassetti: “It should be reduced to 5 days for asymptomatic positives”

“After the US, some European countries have also reduced the” covid “quarantine of asymptomatic positives to 5 days. We must do it too. And quickly too”. This is the exhortation…

Covid today Italy, Civil Protection and regional contagion bulletin 2 January

Today’s bulletin, Sunday 2 January 2022, with the numbers of Covid in Italy, data and news from the Civil Protection and the Ministry of Health – region by region –…

Merck anti-covid pill arriving in Italy: how it works, leaflet

Merck’s anti Covid pill is coming to Italy. But when and how does it work? Distributed to the Regions by the commissioner, molnupiravir will arrive from next January 4th. The…

Covid, Brusaferro: “Omicron growth clearly, hospitalizations will increase”

Omicron variant in clear growth, in the next 3-4 weeks hospitalizations and intensive care will increase. So Silvio Brusaferro, president of the Higher Institute of Health (Iss) and spokesperson for…

Covid, Andreoni: “2022? It will be management year, we are heading towards endemic”

“For 2022 I am optimistic and also satisfied by the demonstration given by the Italians in the vaccination campaign” against Covid-19. So at Adnkronos Salute Massimo Andreoni, head of infectious…

Pregliasco: “2022 in a mask but we will live better with covid”

“I imagine a 2022 still ‘in mask’, with the need to continue to respect the new anti-Covid ‘etiquette’, but with the possibility of a better coexistence with the virus”. Virologist…

New Year’s Eve 2022, the New Year’s Eve stork will fly over 10 cities

New Year’s Eve 2022, despite the glow of the fireworks, the storks will soar on New Year’s Eve. And they will be seen darting particularly busy especially in the sky…

Covid Italy, from vaccine to Omicron: 2021 of the pandemic that never ends

January 1, 2021, a new year begins in Italy in the name of Covid. The daily bulletin marks 22,210 cases and 462 deaths, figures in decline. The country is in…

Search funds in the name of Chicca: “I dream that Tiziano Ferro sings his song”

Small hand-painted nativity scenes, wooden angels, bags, candles and Christmas doors. Francesca Viganò was involved in the last activities for the holidays. Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, it has never stopped…

Covid today Italy, Crisanti: “Third dose had to be done from June”

“New quarantines not based on data, do not give up on tracing”

Covid, Ricciardi: “Three variants so contagious in 12 months that never happened”

“It had never happened, in the history of epidemics, that three variants so contagious as Alpha, Delta and Omicron for Sars-Cov-2 were selected in 12 months”. This was explained to…