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A village in the Italian province of Molise. Photograph: iStock/Getty

An underpopulated part of southern Italy is offering newcomers €700 a month for three years to live in one of its villages. There are a few catches, h(...)

Cannizzaro hospital in Catania, Sicily. Valentina Miluzzo was denied a termination at the facility last year and died, despite abortion being legal in Italy for 40 years.

In October 2016, 32-year old Valentina Miluzzo died of sepsis after a doctor at Cannizzaro obstetrics and gynaecology hospital in Catania on the east (...)

Lazio regional governor Nicola Zingaretti defended the terms of the gynaecologist job description issues by the San Camillo hospital in Rome. Photograph: Elisabetta A Villa/Getty Images

An Italian hospital’s insistence that applicants for two gynaecology vacancies be prepared to carry out abortions, or face dismissal, has rekindled a (...)

The Olive (Olea europaea) is a species of small tree in the family Oleaceae, native to coastal areas of the eastern Mediterranean region

One advantage of staging the world’s biggest cardiology conference in Rome is that you are surrounded by the Mediterranean diet. It’s so easy to eat (...)