A Rose between Two Seas
The correlation, now widely demonstrated, between the incidence of cancer and industrial pollution makes data in the Taranto area dramatic reading. According to research promoted by the Istituto Superiore della Sanità and the Ministry of Health, both infant mortality and the incidence of cancer in children aged 0 to 14 are far higher than the regional average.
Soleterre already supports the wonderful work done by the doctors and all the staff of the ward, with the psychological support for children and their families and financial support for families in difficulty.
However the department, which is directed by Dr Cecinati, has grown enormously in a short time and it has therefore also become essential to strengthen the medical structure in order to continue to provide a high-quality service.
Rosa Prístina has therefore offered to finance the remaining part necessary to ensure the cost of two doctors for five years, in addition to the job grants covering the transitional period necessary for the completion of admission to the specialization courses.