Personal autonomy and competence

Speaking of personhood and autonomy, it is possible to imagine how difficult it is for these concepts to be abstract. In the world of work, there are objective limits to

HEALTH: a free legal desk for rare diseases

On the occasion of “Rare DiseaseDay 2018,” the Rare Disease Observatory unveiled a new service dedicated to patients: the Legal Desk, free of charge, christened “On the Rare’s Side.” The

Pituitary gland tumor: how to treat it

The hypophysis, or pituitary gland, is a gland located inside the skull at its base. Although it is very small, comparable in size to a pea, it plays a crucial role

New treatment for acute myeloid leukemia

Therapy of acute myeloid leukemia Until 2017, the treatment of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) has always consisted of chemotherapy and bone marrow transplantation. Now available is midostaurin, the first drug

Citrus and Umberto Veronesi Foundation together in the fight against cancer


It is called “Citrus – the Italian Garden” and is a fruit and vegetable company in Cesena committed to the front line in the fight against cancer. For years, in fact, Citrus supports the Umberto Veronesi Foundation by funding scholarships for scientific research, five of which were disbursed just this year. Aware protagonists of Citrus’ charitable campaigns are its own consumers, who are always informed in supermarkets about the proceeds donated to scientific research.

In 2018, 188 physicians and researchers benefited from research grants allocated by the Umberto Veronesi Foundation. Citrus, in 3 years of operation, has managed to fund as many as eight research grants, worth 240,000 euros. “We are a young company that collaborated with the Umberto Veronesi Foundation from the very beginning because. We believe in the civic action of involving companies and citizens in the ongoing commitment to scientific research,” says Marianna Palella, 25-year-old managing director of ‘Citrus – L’Orto Italiano’ -. Since we have solicited the help of consumers, we feel it is our duty to communicate in great transparency the names and research of the scholars we have supported.”

And here are the names of researchers supported by Citrus in 2018. These are. Lorena Coretti, Sergio Occhipinti, Benedetta Raspini, Tiziana Schioppa and Laura Simoni. Scholars have developed projects on a variety of fronts, from autism and epilepsy to prostate and colon cancer treatment, neurological cells, and bacterial microflora in one-year-olds. Such research will be conducted at the universities of Malta, Milan, Pavia and Brescia and at the “City of Health and Science” Hospital of Turin.

Photo: source


  • Profile picture of Dr. Tiziana Volpe
    active 4 years, 1 month ago

    Gynecologists, Basic Doctors, Professional Counselor

    • Piazzale Jonio 50 - Roma
  • Profile picture of Dott. Domenico Napolitano
    active 4 years, 1 month ago

    Gynecologists, Basic Doctors, Aesthetic Doctors

    • Viale Orazio Flacco 5 - Bari
  • Profile picture of Dott. Sandro Morganti
    active 4 years, 1 month ago

    Orthopedists, Basic Doctors, Osteopaths

    • Via Foligno 6 - Roma
  • Profile picture of Dott.ssa Francesca Vittorelli
    active 4 years, 1 month ago

    Therapist, Acupuncturists, Basic Doctors

    • Corso Andrea Palladio 134 - Vicenza
  • Profile picture of Dr. Giuseppe Panico
    active 4 years, 1 month ago

    Dermatologists, Basic Doctors

    • Viale Prassilla 41 - Roma


Intestinal polyposis

Polyps are abnormal growths of tissue protruding to a mucous tonaca; they are pathological growths that, in the intestines, form especially in the colon and rectum. For the most part,

Tensive headache

Tension headache is a primary form of headache that is characterized by episodes of widespread pain throughout the head, of mild to moderate intensity, that does not worsen with physical


Strabismus is an ocular condition characterized by misalignment of the eyes and, therefore, of the left and right visual fields, which can occur in the first 6 months after birth


Appendicitis is an inflammation of the appendix, a tubular formation that is part of the large intestine, which in the past was not given a specific purpose; however, its role


Vitiligo is a skin disease with unknown causes, characterized by the presence of skin patches that are lighter in color (or completely devoid of pigmentation) than the typical coloration of


Colitis is an inflammatory bowel disease, which occurs when the lining of the large intestine or colon, and rectum are inflamed. Such inflammation produces small ulcers in the walls of

Major depression

Major depression (or “major depressive disorder,” as stated in the “Statistical Diagnostic Manual of Mental Disorders – DSM 5”), is a mood disorder that is characterized by the presence of


Candida Albicans and other related species can result in different types of infections. Cutaneous candidiasis include the condition of eroded skin between the toes, balanines the mycosis of the nails,


Tendons are the fibrous structures that connect the ends of muscles to bones allowing the contractile apparatus to perform its functions. Tendonitis is defined as inflammation of a tendon. It

Peripheral arteriopathy obliterans

Peripheral arteriopathy obliterans is a vascular disease that affects the arteries, especially those in the legs, preventing the muscles and tissues from receiving adequate blood supply, resulting in symptoms of

your advertising
exclusively ON

complete the form and you will be contacted by one of our managers