Community health worker-led hypertension management programme cost effective in Argentina
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Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - October 1, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

How do the urban poor survive? A comparative ethnography of subsistence strategies in Argentina, Ecuador, and Mexico - Hernandez M, Law S, Auyero J.
Drawing on ethnographic data collected in three informal communities, one in Argentina, one in M éxico, and one in Ecuador, we address the long-standing question posed by Larissa Lomnitz's and Carol Stack's now-classic studies of how impoverished people no... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Resource prioritization in the COVID-19 pandemic era: Special Collection and Editorial
Cochrane LibrarySpecial Collections provide a round-up of up-to-date Cochrane evidence on a specific topic.  This Special Collection  provides examples of resource-intense interventions for which there is high or moderate certainty evidence that they confer clinically small or no effects, and for which there is some evidence of harm to patients.The reviews included in this special Collection are particularly relevant to the COVID-19 pandemic, and should inform guideline, and policy developers, and decision makers planning health care, both during and after the pandemic. It was developed in collaboration with Coch...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - September 21, 2021 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

The Brief Young Adult Alcohol Consequences Questionnaire: a cross-country examination among university students in Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Argentina, and the United States - Zamboanga BL, Wickham RE, George AM, Olthuis JV, Pilatti A, Madson MB, Ford K, Dresler E.
BACKGROUND: The Brief Young Adult Alcohol Consequences Questionnaire (B-YAACQ) was designed to measure alcohol consequences and identify at-risk students. It was developed and originally validated among university students in the United States (U.S.), yet ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

COVID-19 Recovery Requires Justice Beyond Rhetoric
Credit: Global Policy ForumBy Jens MartensBONN, Germany, Sep 16 2021 (IPS) Policy responses to the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting economic crisis have exacerbated rather than reduced global inequalities. On the one hand, the net wealth of billionaires has risen to record levels since the outbreak of the pandemic (increasing by more than US$ 5 trillion to US$ 13.1 trillion from 2020 to 2021), on the other hand, the number of people living in extreme poverty has also increased massively (by approx. 100 million to 732 million in 2020). These contrasts alone show that something is fundamentally wrong in the world. In respon...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Jens Martens Tags: Civil Society Economy & Trade Education Gender Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Women & Economy Source Type: news

"Israel is not Switzerland": the impact of political violence in Israel on historically traumatized Argentinian immigrants - Gal S.
This study explores the long-term impact of childhood political trauma on the lives of adult Jewish-Argentinian immigrants who experienced trauma during the military dictatorship in Argentina (1976-1983), and who subsequently immigrated to Israel. Given th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Argentina bans beef exports in attempt to control record-high levels of food inflation
(Natural News) Argentina is temporarily halting its export of beef in an unorthodox move to try to contain runaway inflation in the country. Economists say this will only lead to higher levels of inflation in the long run. According to a statement released by the country’s Ministry of Productive Development, this decision was first announced when... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Chaos as Brazil v Argentina match abandoned after officials storm pitch in Covid-19 row
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Source: Reuters: Health - September 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brazil v. Argentina ’s suspended match was BONKERS, and two Tottenham players were caught in the middle
A World Cup qualifier was just postponed because four Premier League players weren’t supposed to be there. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brazil vs. Argentina World Cup qualifier suspended, as four Argentinian players accused of breaking Covid travel protocols
The World Cup qualifier between Brazil and Argentina was suspended minutes after kick-off at the Corinthians Arena in São Paulo, Brazil... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Argentina, Brazil World Cup qualifier suspended following coronavirus concerns
A World Cup qualifying match between Argentina and Brazil was suspended on Sunday afternoon after health officials came onto the pitch... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brazil-Argentina World Cup qualifier halted after health officials intervene
A World Cup qualifier between Brazil and Argentina was halted just minutes after kickoff on Sunday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Capybara population 'wreaking havoc' in wealthy community in Argentina
Capybaras are exploring a wealthy community, Nordelta, in Argentina. But some argue the rodents aren't invading because the land was... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Messi signs two-year contract with PSG after leaving Barcelona
Argentinian star Lionel Messi, 34, signs two-year deal with Paris Saint-Germain with the option for a third season. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lionel Messi signs with PSG, to wear No. 30 after Barcelona contract expired
Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed the signing of Lionel Messi after the Argentina captain's contract at Barcelona expired earlier this summer. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Socioeconomic inequalities in alcohol consumption in Argentina: comparative analysis from 2009, 2013, and 2018 - Carrazana Rivera A, De Santis M.
BACKGROUND: The present study investigates the socioeconomic inequalities in alcohol use and harmful drinking in Argentina, a middle-income beer- and wine-producing country with high levels of alcohol consumption. METHODS: Data from the last three ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Gerbaudo Awarded Honorary Doctorate from Universidad Maimonides
Victor H. Gerbaudo, PhD, MSHCA, senior director of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging and of Research in the Department of Radiology, received a Doctor of Medicine Honoris Causa degree from the Universidad Maimonides in Buenos Aires, Argentina, i (Source: BWH News)
Source: BWH News - August 4, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Team USA basketball vs. Spain score, Tokyo Olympics: United States advance to semifinals with 95-81 win
Team USA will face the winner of Australia vs. Argentina (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

USA Basketball beats Spain in knockout play, advance to semifinals and how Celtics ’ Jayson Tatum played
Team USA advances to play the winner of Argentina vs. Australia. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Thinking impaired in 60% of COVID-19 survivors
In a sample of over 400 older adults in Argentina who had recovered from COVID-19, more than 60% displayed some degree of cognitive impairment, a researcher from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio reported July 29 at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - July 30, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Retrospective analysis of hairy vetch (Vicia villosa Roth) poisoning in Argentina (2004- 2019) - Aguirre LS, Cant ón G, Morrell E, Sandoval GV, Medina DM, Avellaneda-Cáceres A, Micheloud JF.
Hairy vetch (Vicia villosa) poisoning in cattle is characterized by a systemic granulomatous inflammatory response that resembles a type-IV hypersensitivity reaction. Hairy vetch toxicity has been described in cattle worldwide. The aim of this paper was to... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Non-Human Animals and Insects Source Type: news

World Evidence-Based Healthcare Day on 20 October: the role of evidence in an infodemic
World Evidence-Based Healthcare Day will take place again this year on 20 October –learn more on the websiteWorld Evidence-Based Healthcare (EBHC) Day is held on 20 October each year. It is a global initiative that raises awareness of the need for better evidence to inform healthcare policy, practice and decision making in order to improve health outcomes globally. It is an opportunity to participate in debate about global trends and challenges, but also to celebrate the impact of individuals and organisations worldwide, recognising the work of dedicated researchers, policymakers, health professionals, and consumers ...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - July 26, 2021 Category: Information Technology Authors: Rachel Klabunde Source Type: news

USA vs. Argentina
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Source: Reuters: Health - July 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vaccines Delayed are Vaccines Denied
A global system in which poor countries are unable to develop and produce their own vaccines to match their demand is not sustainable; particularly when faced by potential future pandemics. Credit: PAHO/Karen González.By Jonatan Konafino and Shubha NageshJul 20 2021 (IPS) “Vaccine equity is the challenge of our time,” Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), told the gathering in opening remarks.  “And we are failing”at a special ministerial meeting of the Economic and Social Council. Earlier, G7 leaders wrote a letter of support declaring that...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Jonatan Konafino and Shubha Nagesh Tags: Headlines Health TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

A foot tumor and two tail fractures complicated the life of this hadrosaur
(FECYT - Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology) When it was discovered in the 1980s in Argentina, this hadrosaur was diagnosed with a fractured foot. However, a new analysis now shows that this ornithopod commonly known as the duck-billed dinosaur actually had a tumour some 70 million years ago, as well as two painful fractures in the vertebrae of its tail, despite which, it managed to survive for some time. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - July 20, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Team USA basketball vs. Argentina score, takeaways: Kevin Durant, United States bounce back with dominant win
Team USA was coming off of surprising losses to Nigeria and Australia (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kevin Durant leads Team USA romp over Argentina after stunning 0-2 exhibition start
For now, consider the panic around Team USA on pause. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. men's basketball team enters win column in pre-Olympic exhibition vs. Argentina
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Source: Reuters: Health - July 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Team USA Basketball finds spark, downs Argentina
Team USA Basketball bounced back from its last two losses to beat Argentina in its third exhibition game ahead of the Tokyo Olympics. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

USA vs. Argentina EXHIBITION
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Source: Reuters: Health - July 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Team USA rebounds from back-to-back losses with blowout of Argentina
After back-to-back losses, Team USA got 17 points apiece from Kevin Durant and Bradley Beal and routed Argentina 108-80 in Tuesday's... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Team USA basketball vs. Argentina score: Kevin Durant, United States bounce back with dominant win
Team USA is coming off of surprising losses to Nigeria and Australia as they prepare for the 2021 Tokyo Olympics (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

One shot of the Sputnik V vaccine triggers strong antibody responses
A single dose of the Sputnik V vaccine may elicit significant antibody responses against SARS-CoV-2, finds a study published July 13 in the journal Cell Reports Medicine. "Due to limited vaccine supply and uneven vaccine distribution in many regions of the world, health authorities urgently need data on the immune response to vaccines to optimize vaccination strategies," says senior author Andrea Gamarnik of the Fundación Instituto Leloir-CONICET in Buenos Aires, Argentina. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - July 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Messi played Copa America final with injury, says coach
Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni paid tribute to Lionel Messi on Saturday, praising his team captain and revealing he played in the Copa... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Argentina's team effort over Brazil leads Lionel Messi to Copa America glory
While Brazil were too reliant on Neymar, Argentina's supporting cast finally helped Lionel Messi to a senior title in a physical Copa... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Messi Wins First Title With Argentina, Against Brazil in Copa Am érica
A star player’s glittering career finally gets the one honor it was missing: a major title with his national team. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Argentina vs. Brazil - Football Match Report - July 10, 2021
Get a report of the Argentina vs. Brazil 2021 Copa América, Final football match. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Copa America 2021 final: Brazil vs. Argentina live stream, TV channel, how to watch online, odds, start time
The two best teams in South America meet with the title on the line (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Argentina vs Brazil: Copa America Final prediction, team news, odds
Argentina and Brazil tonight clash in the final of the 2021 Copa America tournament. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Intra-urban differentials of suicide: the role of social fragmentation in Argentina - Leveau CM, Guevel C, Alazraqui M.
Suicide is one of the leading causes of death from injury in Argentina, and there are few studies analyzing intra-urban geographic variations in developing countries. The scope of this study was to analyze the relationship between suicide and socioeconomic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Messi, Argentina outlast Colombia in penalty kicks to advance
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Source: Reuters: Health - July 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prioritising Menstrual Health and Hygiene During Emergencies
Menstrual health and hygiene management (MHHM) must be integrated into the response to emergencies. | Picture courtesy: WaterAid India/Altaf AhmedBy External SourceJul 6 2021 (IPS) Over the last few years, the world has witnessed accelerated action to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), especially SDG 5 on gender equality and women’s empowerment. This has also led to significant interest in menstrual health and hygiene management (MHHM) as a critical factor in girls’ education and women’s participation in many spheres of life.  In India, this has led to the introduction of evidence-base...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Asia-Pacific Economy & Trade Gender Headlines Health Population Source Type: news

The rise and fall of elephants
(Museum für Naturkunde, Leibniz Institut für Evolutions- und Biodiversitätsforschung) Earth-historical events such as ice ages or the shifting of continental plates are mainly responsible for the evolutionary success of proboscideans, but also for their decline. This is the main conclusion of a study published this week in Nature Ecology& Evolution by an international research team from Spain, Finland, Great Britain, Germany and Argentina with the participation of the Museum f ü r Naturkunde Berlin. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - July 1, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Pew funds 10 Latin American scientists conducting critical biomedical research
(Pew Charitable Trusts) The Pew Charitable Trusts today announced the 2021 class members of the Pew Latin American Fellows Program in the Biomedical Sciences. The 10 postdoctoral fellows from six Latin American countries--Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Peru, and Uruguay--will receive two years of funding to conduct research in laboratories across the United States and will work under the mentorship of prominent biomedical scientists, including members of the Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - June 15, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Lionel Messi Scores on Sensational Free Kick vs. Chile in Argentina's Copa Am érica Opener
Lionel Messi now leads all active players with free-kick goals at 57—surpassing Cristiano Ronaldo at 56. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Argentina ’s Rodrigo de Paul: ‘Messi surprised me. He enjoys a song, cards’
Udinese midfielder tells Sid Lowe about Brazil rather than Argentina hosting the Copa América, his future and being his country’s ‘spare tyre’ (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mamotest secures $1.6M in funding
Argentinian imaging services network Mamotest has raised $1.6 million i...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: ACR Foundation bestows humanitarian awards (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 7, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

The U.S. Can and Should Vaccinate Every Health Care Worker in the World
As the United States seems close to controlling a pandemic that has killed 600,000 Americans, we must recognize that in much of the rest of the world, the pandemic continues to rage. Now, with the U.S. vaccine supply far outstripping our domestic needs, the U.S. is taking action, with President Biden’s announcement of the first major global distribution of American vaccine doses. But there are billions of vulnerable people around the world, and at current vaccination rates many will be waiting a long time for a shot. Health care workers around the globe should not be left waiting. As its first major global vaccinatio...
Source: TIME: Health - June 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Dr. Ashish K. Jha Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Most illegal fishing suspects off coast of Argentina are Chinese boats, NGO report says
Chinese fishing vessels were involved in the majority of potentially illegal fishing activity detected off the coast of Argentina over... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Researchers study preventing cancer and diabetes with the Chilean maqui berry
(Natural News) Aristotelia chilensis, also known as maqui berry or Chilean wineberry, is a fruit-bearing shrub native to South America, particularly in Chile and Argentina. It is popular among locals as a source of food, natural food coloring and medicine. The maqui tree is also widely grown as an ornamental in gardens and is said to have... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news