The World ’s Farmers Need to Prepare for Serious Cash Crop Disruption
Climate change has its winners and losers. As global temperatures rise, some species will find themselves squeezed out of suitable living arrangements while others—for a while at least—will see new opportunities opening up. The same goes for what we eat and drink. A new study published in the scientific journal PLOS One zeros in on how climate change will impact some of the food and drink we love most. Scientists at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences in Switzerland found that the ideal regions for growing coffee, cashews and avocados will either disappear, shrink or shift as global temperatures continue...
Source: TIME: Science - January 26, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Aryn Baker Tags: Uncategorized adaptation climate change Climate Is Everything Food & Agriculture healthscienceclimate Londontime overnight Source Type: news
CDC: Avoid Travel To These 22 New Destinations Due To Covid-19
Argentina, Australia, Egypt, and Israel are among the destinations that are now a Level 4, the highest CDC level for Covid-19 risk. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 22, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Lifestyle /lifestyle Travel /travel business pharma Source Type: news
Covax, the Developing World ’ s Hope against COVID, Has Made It Only Halfway
Delivery of syringes for the vaccination campaign in El Salvador. Latin American countries have made steady progress in immunizing their populations, partly through direct negotiations between their governments and suppliers and partly through international cooperation. CREDIT: PAHO By Humberto MárquezCARACAS, Jan 20 2022 (IPS) The Covax initiative, the hope of the countries of the developing South to immunize their populations against COVID-19, only met half of its goals in 2021. And as 2022 begins, and the omicron variant of the virus is spreading fast, the scheme still depends on the decisions of pharmaceutical compani...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 20, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Humberto Marquez Tags: COVID-19 Development & Aid Editors' Choice Featured Global Global Governance Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations COVAX COVID-19 vaccines Source Type: news
Hyperbaric Oxygen Resolves COVID-19 Breathing Problems Much Faster Hyperbaric Oxygen Resolves COVID-19 Breathing Problems Much Faster
Hyperbaric oxygen appears to resolves severe COVID-19 breathing problems in a median of 3 days compared with 9 days with standard therapy, researchers in Argentina report.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - January 10, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Emergency Medicine News Source Type: news
Factors influecing the increase of juvenile homicide in Argentina - Mazea F, Pereira CP, Lopes M.
In this study, we have analyzed several ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 3, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
Soccer Star Messi Has Covid —Is Isolating In Argentina
Messi is one of four Paris Saint-Germain players isolating with Covid-19, the club said. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 2, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Robert Hart, Forbes Staff Tags: Business /business Hollywood & Entertainment /hollywood-entertainment SportsMoney /sportsmoney Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Breaking breaking-news Coronavirus Source Type: news
Can you think yourself young?
Research shows that a positive attitude to ageing can lead to a longer, healthier life, while negative beliefs can have hugely detrimental effectsFor more than a decade, Paddy Jones has been wowing audiences across the world with her salsa dancing. She came to fame on the Spanish talent showT ú Sí Que Vales (You ’re Worth It) in 2009 and has since found success in the UK, throughBritain ’s Got Talent; in Germany, onDas Supertalent; in Argentina, on the dancing showBailando; and in Italy, where she performed at the Sanremo music festival in 2018 alongside the band Lo Stato Sociale.Jones also happens to be in her mid-8...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 2, 2022 Category: Science Authors: David Robson Tags: Science Ageing Society Alzheimer's Heart disease Health Source Type: news
Shadows over abortion a year after legalization in Argentina
It's been a year since Argentina legalized elective abortions up to 14 weeks of gestation, and there are disparities in the procedure's availability (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news
Psychological symptoms, mental fatigue and behavioural adherence after 72 continuous days of strict lockdown during the COVID-19 pandemic in Argentina - Torrente F, Yoris A, Low D, Lopez P, Bekinschtein P, Vazquez GH, Manes F, Cetkovich M.
BACKGROUND: An early and prolonged lockdown was adopted in Argentina during the first wave of COVID-19. Early reports evidenced elevated psychological symptoms. AIMS: To explore if the prolonged lockdown was associated with elevated anxiety and depressive ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
Crime under lockdown: the impact of COVID-19 on citizen security in the city of Buenos Aires - Perez-Vincent SM, Schargrodsky E, Garc ía Mejía M.
RESEARCH SUMMARY: This paper studies the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent lockdown on criminal activity in the City of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Following quarantine restrictions, we find a large, significant, robust, and immediate decline... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news
Cochrane International Mobility - Lea Styrmisd óttir
Cochrane is made up of 11,000 members and over 67,000 supporters come from more than 130 countries, worldwide. Our volunteers and contributors are researchers, health professionals, patients, carers, people passionate about improving health outcomes for everyone, everywhere.Getting involved in Cochrane ’s work means becoming part of a global community. TheCochrane International Mobility programme connects successful applicants with a placement in a host Cochrane Group, learning more about the production, use, and knowledge translation of Cochrane reviews. The prgramme offers opportunities for learning and training ...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - December 13, 2021 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news
What Researchers Have Learned About Whether it ’s Possible to ‘Cure’ HIV
It’s the news that the HIV community has been waiting four long decades for: the hint that maybe, just maybe, HIV can be cured. Dr. Xu Yu, a principal investigator at the Ragon Institute of Massachusetts General Hospital, MIT and Harvard, as well as an associate professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, had to check and recheck her results to be sure. In one of her patients, test after test to detect evidence of HIV in the woman’s blood came up empty. In addition to her lab’s results, “We had complementary assays in labs in Australia, D.C. and Argentina, where the patient is from, all trying ...
Source: TIME: Health - November 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate HIV/AIDS Source Type: news
Lionel Messi Wins Record Seventh Ballon d ’Or
The Paris St.-Germain star capped a year in which he led Argentina to the Copa América title by edging Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski. #copaamérica #robertlewandowski #bayernmunich #ballondor #parisstgermain #lionelmessi (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Socio-demographic variables, fear of CoViD-19, anxiety, and depression: prevalence, relationships and explanatory model in the general population of seven Latin American countries - Caycho-Rodr íguez T, Tomás JM, Vilca LW, Carbajal-León C, Cervigni M, Gallegos M, Martino P, Barés I, Calandra M, Anacona CAR, López-Calle C, Moreta-Herrera R, Chacón-Andrade ER, Lobos-Rivera ME, Del Carpio P, Quintero Y, Robles E, Lombardo MP, Recalde OG, Figares AB, White M, Videla CB.
The COVID-19 pandemic has gravely impacted Latin America. A model was tested that evaluated the contribution of socio-demographic factors and fear of COVID-19 on anxiety and depression in samples of residents in seven Latin American countries (Argentina, E... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
Violence risk assessment in forensic patients using HCR-20v3: interrater reliability and concurrent validity - Folino E, Arbach K.
This study provides evidence on the inter-rater reliability and concurrent validity of the Historical, Clinical and Risk Management-20, Version 3 (HCR-20V3) in a sample of 35 patients admitted to a forensic psychiatric unit in Argentina. The HCR-20V3 showe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news