Category Archives: Medicina

Ecstasy:  It’s not what you think

Is art capable of being transformative or even life-threatening?  Apparently so.  The first known example occurred in 1817 when Marie-Henri Beyle, known as the French writer Stendhal, entered the Basilica of Santa Croce in Florence.  He admired its many splendors, … Continue reading

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Cuore d’oro

La richiesta in parte era questa: “Si cerca persona responsabile, affidabile, onesta e non si senta mai solo in compagnia dei gatti.  E deve avere un cuore d’oro.” God’s Little People Cat Rescue cercava una persona che potesse prendersi cura … Continue reading

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Heart of Gold

The request for applicants read in part: “The person chosen must be responsible, reliable, honest, and will never feel alone in the company of cats.  And must have a heart of gold.”  God’s Little People Cat Rescue was looking for … Continue reading

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Maria Montessori

Maria Montessori era un medico italiano, educatore e innovatore, acclamato per il suo approccio educativo che si basa sul modo in cui i bambini imparano in maniera naturale.  Nacque nel 1870 a Chiaravalle (provincia di Ancona, regione delle Marche), era … Continue reading

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Maria Montessori

Maria Montessori was an Italian physician, educator, and innovator, acclaimed for her educational approach that mirrors and builds on the way children naturally learn.  Born in 1870 in Chiaravalle, in the province of Ancona in the Marche region of Italy, … Continue reading

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I cani da soccorso

I cani sono una risorsa inestimabile negli sforzi di soccorso – che si tratti di una valanga a Rigopiano, un terremoto ad Amatrice, un uragano a Houston, o le frane a Montecito.  Sia l’Italia che gli Stati Uniti hanno ricevuto … Continue reading

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Search Dogs

Dogs are an invaluable asset in rescue efforts—whether it’s an avalanche in Rigopiano, an earthquake in Amatrice, the hurricane in Houston, or the mudslides of Montecito.  Both Italy and the United States have had their share of disasters recently, and … Continue reading

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