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

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

DDW: Irritable Bowel Syndrome Severity Symptoms Improved in Lockdown
MONDAY, May 24, 2021 -- Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) symptoms improved during the mandatory lockdown in Argentina compared with a prepandemic period, according to a study presented at the 2021 Digestive Disease Week, held virtually from May 21 to... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 24, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Argentina locks back down as coronavirus infections soar
Argentina is imposing its first strict coronavirus lockdown of the year starting Saturday due to surging levels of coronavirus infections and a soaring death toll (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Russia ’s Sputnik Diplomacy
This article was originally published in the community blog Persuasion.   Follow @IPSNewsUNBureau !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs');   Excerpt: The writer is a journalist and managing editor of Armando.info, an investigative journalism site. (Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health)
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Valentina Lares Tags: Development & Aid Featured Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

In Argentina, doctors adapt as COVID-19 strains hospitals
Many doctors in Argentina have become experts at intubation during the current outbreak of coronavirus cases that has filled clinics in Buenos Aires and nearby towns with patients (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Argentine clinics struggle despite COVID-19 crisis
COVID-19 deaths have hit new peaks in Argentina, but the intensive care unit at the San Andres clinic in the capital is oddly silent (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Assessing cycling social feasibility in a medium-size Patagonian city - Ordinez L, Buckle C, Kaminker SA, Firmenich D, Barry D, Aguirre A.
At present there is a global tendency in urban planning to privilege active mobility, especially in the central areas of the big cities of the world. We address the case of a medium-size city in a developing country like Argentina, which shares characteris... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Pedestrians and Bicycles Source Type: news

The status of quality improvement programs for pediatric traumatic brain injury care in Argentina - Lujan S, Petroni G, Castellani P, Bollada S, Bell MJ, Velonjara J, Vavilala MS, Mock C.
INTRODUCTION: Trauma quality improvement (QI) programs improve care and outcomes for injured patients. Information about QI programs for pediatric traumatic brain injury (TBI) is sparse in Latin America. METHODS: We gathered data on the status of Q... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Argentina loses country's Google domain after random citizen buys it for $5
It's likely that Google Argentina actually forgot to renew the domain (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AP Photos: Vaccines offer hope amid new wave in Argentina
Carmela Corleto kept a strict quarantine for more than a year to avoid catching the new coronavirus, replacing the company of family and friends with books, crossword puzzles and soap operas. Then, she had to wait several months to get vaccinated because of a shortage of shots in Argentina. The 71-year-old finally got her first shot of the AstraZeneca vaccine on Friday just as Argentina is going through a strong new wave of the pandemic with an average of 26,000 new daily cases. That has brought the country’s health care system to near collapse, with more than 2.7 million cases and 61,100 deaths. Argentina register...
Source: ABC News: Health - April 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Argentina Loses Country's Google Domain After Random Citizen Buys it for $5
On Wednesday night, an Argentian purchased ownership of the Google Argentina domain for a little over $5 after its ownership lapsed. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Single-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine Phase 3 Data Published in New England Journal of Medicine
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., April 21, 2021 – Johnson & Johnson (the Company) today announced publication in the New England Journal of Medicine of primary data from the Phase 3 ENSEMBLE clinical trial for its single-dose COVID-19 vaccine, developed by the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson (Janssen). The publication of the primary analysis follows the topline efficacy and safety data announced in January, showing the trial met all primary and key secondary endpoints, and found that the Johnson & Johnson single-dose COVID-19 vaccine prevented hospitalization and death across all study participa...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - April 21, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

France restricting travel from 4 countries to curb variants
France is imposing entry restrictions on travelers from Argentina, Chile, South Africa and Brazil in hopes of keeping out especially contagious coronavirus variants (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The Unexpected Ways Climate Change is Reshaping College Education
In 2018, Scott McAulay had a “Wizard of Oz moment.” He was a final-year architecture student at the University of Strathclyde in Scotland when the U.N. published a report warning that the world had 12 years to transform society to avoid catastrophic, irreversible climate change. Buildings, the report said, account for 20% of energy-related global greenhouse-gas emissions, and the architecture and construction sectors needed to rapidly overhaul their practices. Sitting in classes, McAulay had a sinking feeling: his professors, the wizards behind the curtain, had no magical solution. “We’re talking ab...
Source: TIME: Science - April 16, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Ciara Nugent Tags: Uncategorized climate change feature Londontime Magazine TIME 2030 Source Type: news

Argentina strongly opposes UK's firing of missiles in the Falklands
Argentina Friday expressed its government's utmost rejection of the announcement by British authorities that missiles were to be... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Newly Discovered Dinosaur Was Top Carnivorous Predator In Argentina
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Source: NPR Health and Science - April 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alejandra Marquez Janse Source Type: news

'One Who Causes Fear': Scientists In Argentina Discover New Dinosaur Species
A group of paleontologists in Patagonia, Argentina, discovered a new dinosaur species resembling a T-rex that "causes fear." (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - April 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

"One Who Causes Fear": Scientists In Argentina Discover New Dinosaur Species
A group of paleontologists in Patagonia, Argentina, discovered a new dinosaur species resembling a T-rex that "causes fear." (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - April 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Argentina ’s President who was vaccinated tests positive for COVID-19
Argentina’s President Alberto Fernandez, who received two doses of Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine earlier this year, has tested positive for... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

US sets new record with 4m Covid jabs in day – as it happened
Number fully vaccinated in UK passes 5m milestone; Argentina ’s leader tests positive. This blog has now closed. Follow our coronavirus news below:See all our coronavirus coverage1.18amBSTThis blog has now closed. Stay up to date on all our coronavirus news below:12.34amBSTHere the latest key developments at a glance:Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 3, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Jedidajah Otte (now), Harry Taylor, Molly Blackall and Sarah Marsh (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus Infectious diseases World news Science Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: US sets new record with 4m jabs in day; Turkey reports daily high in infections
Number fully vaccinated in UK passes 5m milestone; Argentina ’s leader tests positive; India’s daily coronavirus infections hit six-month highNHS feels strain as tens of thousands of staff suffer long CovidCare home residents in England allowed two visitors from 12 AprilAustralia vaccine rollout to continue after blood clot caseEurope faces another Easter of Covid restrictionsSee all our coronavirus coverage11.08pmBSTBrazil registered 43,515 fresh infections as well as 1,987 new deaths from the virus on Saturday, the health ministry said.Reuters reports:The Latin American nation is reeling from the worst of the...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 3, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Jedidajah Otte (now), Harry Taylor, Molly Blackall and Sarah Marsh (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus Infectious diseases World news Science Source Type: news