Health and social care in Europe

Here inmates sing in a chorus to find employment

2017.08.09

A chorus is formed to keep English prisoners from ending back in prison. Business Beating Time, is the group of singers organized by the association of the same name, that works with the prisons in ...

Updated information about vaccines in Italy

2017.08.04

What does an adverse event mean when it is associated with a vaccine? If it happens, how does it need to be reported? These are just a few of the questions for which the ...

Doubts about the safety of Finland’s cardboard crib

2017.08.03

Who says Finland’s famous crib made of cardboard is safe? According to the British association,Lullaby Trust, who evaluated the innovative product that was created to prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), there are two points ...

Blood donation rules relaxed for UK gay men

2017.07.31

Blood donation restrictions for gay men are to be relaxed in England and Scotland under a series of equalities reforms. Gay men will be allowed to donate blood three months after sexual intercourse instead ...

Mandatory vaccination regulation enters into force in Italy

2017.07.28

Nobody beats Italy when it comes to rare diseases

2017.07.27

Italy represents the highest number of centers of excellence in Europe for rare diseases. The country’s network of these highly specialized centers (ERN – European Reference Networks): amounts to 189 out of a total ...

Pet-therapy in Milan airports to reduce stress

2017.07.27

Pet-therapy in Milan airports to help the small and big passengers relax before takeoff. This is the initiative launched by SEA together with the association Amici Terapeuti Onlus. In fact, for the entire summer, in ...