Fondazione Marisa Bellisario

TENNIS & FRIENDS: DIECI ANNI DI PREVENZIONE

di Giorgio Meneschincheri*

TENNIS & FRIENDS – SALUTE E SPORT, il progetto sociale che promuove e sostiene la diffusione della prevenzione gratuita e la promozione della salute attraverso lo sport, offre molti spunti di riflessione in un momento in cui la pandemia globale continua ad avere un’influenza profonda sulla vita delle persone, sull’organizzazione sociale e sull’economia mondiale.

Il racconto parte dai dati della prima edizione torinese che si è tenuta il 25 e 26 settembre 2021 presso il Circolo della Stampa Sporting: un villaggio della Salute con 42 aree comprensive di spazi sanitari dedicati alla prevenzione, suddivisi in 25 branche specialistiche, a cura dell’eccellenza sanitaria del territorio, nel quale sono stati effettuati più di 2000 screening e check-up gratuiti in due giorni.

Quando dieci anni fa ho ideato TENNIS & FRIENDS nessuno avrebbe potuto immaginare quanto oggi il tema della prevenzione sarebbe divenuto prioritario in presenza del Covid 19.

I dati oggi consultabili sono allarmanti: nel 2020 un italiano su tre non ha svolto gli esami del sangue di routine e in particolare c’è stata una drastica riduzione di tutti i controlli medici, con un milione di esami di screening in meno effettuati rispetto al 2019. In particolare preoccupano le patologie cardiovascolari che sono ancora oggi la prima causa di morte in Italia; secondo l’ISTAT si tratta del 34,8% di tutti i decessi, un terzo dei quali sono correlabili al colesterolo alto.

Investire sulla prevenzione è la corretta soluzione per tutelare la salute dei cittadini e in prospettiva per preservare i conti pubblici; infatti per ogni miliardo di euro stanziato in prevenzione, è possibile generare un risparmio di tre miliardi sulla spesa sanitaria nell’arco dei successivi dieci anni.

Un altro tema rilevante è la necessità della ripresa dell’attività sportiva, in particolare per i più giovani, che a causa della pandemia e della didattica a distanza hanno vissuto un periodo di solitudine e di isolamento e che in molti casi faticano a ripartire con le attività motorie.

Reputo che stiamo vivendo un tempo davvero difficile, che dobbiamo superare tutti insieme nel segno della prevenzione; durante la pandemia il 40% dei pazienti oncologici non si è sottoposto ai dovuti controlli, una situazione a cui bisogna porre con urgenza rimedio, o si assisterà a un drammatico aumento di morti.

Sabato 9 e domenica 10 ottobre dalle ore 10.00 alle ore 18.00 presso il Foro Italico in Roma Tennis & Friends festeggia dieci anni di prevenzione con il Villaggio della Salute e dello Sport, nel quale, medici specialisti volontari, provenienti dall’Eccellenza Sanitaria della Capitale, visiteranno gratuitamente i cittadini, fornendo check-up diagnostici.

Particolare attenzione è dedicata alla salute del bambino grazie alla presenza dell’Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesù e a quella della donna, nell’ambito dell’iniziativa Ottobre rosa.

 *Medico specialista in medicina preventiva, docente presso l’Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore e ideatore e Presidente Tennis & Friends

 

49 commenti su “TENNIS & FRIENDS: DIECI ANNI DI PREVENZIONE”

  1. Pingback: เครื่องมือแพทย์

  2. Pingback: botulinum toxin buy online

  3. Pingback: ufabtb

  4. Pingback: click the following page

  5. Pingback: super kaya 88

  6. Pingback: Best universities in Africa

  7. You’re so awesome! I don’t suppose I’ve read through anything like that before.
    So nice to discover somebody with some genuine thoughts on this topic.

    Seriously.. thank you for starting this up. This web site is one thing that is required
    on the internet, someone with a bit of originality!

  8. I do accept as true with all the ideas you have offered to your post.

    They’re very convincing and can definitely work. Nonetheless, the
    posts are too quick for beginners. Could you
    please extend them a bit from subsequent time? Thanks for
    the post.

  9. I know this if off topic but I’m looking into starting my own blog and was wondering
    what all is required to get setup? I’m assuming having a blog like yours would cost a pretty penny?
    I’m not very web savvy so I’m not 100% certain. Any suggestions or advice would be greatly appreciated.

    Kudos

  10. Write more, thats all I have to say. Literally, it seems as though you
    relied on the video to make your point. You definitely know what youre talking about, why throw away
    your intelligence on just posting videos to your weblog when you could be giving us something informative to read?

  11. I’ve read some excellent stuff here. Certainly price bookmarking for revisiting.
    I surprise how much effort you set to make this kind of magnificent informative site.

  12. I do believe all the concepts you have introduced for
    your post. They’re very convincing and can definitely work.

    Nonetheless, the posts are very short for newbies. May just
    you please lengthen them a bit from next time? Thank you
    for the post.

  13. Hello just wanted to give you a quick heads up.
    The words in your article seem to be running off the screen in Chrome.
    I’m not sure if this is a formatting issue or something to do with internet
    browser compatibility but I thought I’d post to let you know.

    The style and design look great though! Hope you get the issue fixed soon. Thanks

  14. constantly i used to read smaller articles or reviews which also clear their
    motive, and that is also happening with this post which I am reading
    now.

  15. I’ve been surfing online greater than 3 hours lately, yet I by no means discovered any interesting article like yours.
    It is beautiful value sufficient for me. In my view, if all site owners and bloggers
    made good content material as you probably did, the internet
    might be much more useful than ever before.

  16. Incredible! This blog looks exactly like my old one! It’s on a completely different subject but it has pretty much the same page layout and
    design. Outstanding choice of colors!

  17. If some one wants expert view concerning blogging and site-building then i recommend
    him/her to go to see this web site, Keep up the fastidious job.

  18. What’s up i am kavin, its my first occasion to commenting anyplace, when i
    read this paragraph i thought i could also make comment due to this
    brilliant article.

  19. Woah! I’m really loving the template/theme of this blog.
    It’s simple, yet effective. A lot of times it’s hard to get that “perfect balance” between user friendliness and
    visual appearance. I must say you have done a very good job with this.
    Additionally, the blog loads super fast for me on Internet explorer.
    Excellent Blog!

  20. Somebody necessarily assist to make critically articles I
    would state. That is the first time I frequented your website page
    and up to now? I amazed with the research you made to create this actual submit extraordinary.
    Great task!

  21. Pingback: มวยพักยก

  22. Hello! I’m at work browsing your blog from my new apple iphone!

    Just wanted to say I love reading your blog and look forward
    to all your posts! Keep up the superb work!

  23. Hey, I think your site might be having browser compatibility
    issues. When I look at your website in Opera, it looks fine but when opening in Internet Explorer, it has
    some overlapping. I just wanted to give you a quick heads
    up! Other then that, excellent blog!

  24. Nice post. I learn something totally new and challenging on sites I stumbleupon everyday.

    It’s always interesting to read through articles from other writers and practice a little something from other web sites.

  25. I’m not sure exactly why but this website is loading extremely slow for me.

    Is anyone else having this problem or is it a issue on my end?
    I’ll check back later and see if the problem still exists.

  26. Hmm is anyone else encountering problems with the pictures on this blog loading?
    I’m trying to find out if its a problem on my end or if it’s the blog.
    Any feed-back would be greatly appreciated.

  27. Pingback: buy ozempic pen online germany

  28. Pretty portion of content. I just stumbled upon your web site and in accession capital to assert that I acquire in fact loved account your blog posts.
    Anyway I will be subscribing to your feeds and even I success you get right of entry to consistently fast.

Lascia un commento

Il tuo indirizzo email non sarà pubblicato. I campi obbligatori sono contrassegnati *

Scroll to Top