Workplace violence and turnover intention among the Bangladeshi female nurses after a year of pandemic: an exploratory cross-sectional study - Kabir H, Chowdhury SR, Tonmon TT, Roy AK, Akter S, Bhuya MTR, Hossain L, Chowdhury SA, Sanjoy S.
The objective of this study was to investigate the association between workplac... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Head of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers Association talks working conditions
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Source: Reuters: Health - March 24, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Air Pollution Casts a Pall Over Booming Bangladesh Megacity
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Source: Reuters: Health - March 24, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

If We Value Human Rights and the Rule of Law, Then We Must Fight for Climate Justice
Cyclone damage in Vanuatu. Credit: UNICEF/ReliefWebBy Jotham Napat and Patricia ScotlandLONDON, Mar 23 2023 (IPS) Human life is sacred and every individual deserves an equal chance in life. We have a common desire, we all want to lead a free, fulfilling existence, with dignity, where our basic needs are met, with opportunities to advance and equal treatment under the law. These are fundamental human rights, protected by international law, which we all have a shared responsibility to protect. Out of the horrors and bloodshed of war, we created an international system for cooperation between nations under the United Nations...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - March 23, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Jotham Napat and Patricia Scotland Tags: Climate Action Climate Change Development & Aid Environment Global Headlines Health Human Rights Inequality TerraViva United Nations IPS UN Bureau Source Type: news

More Than Half of the World Will Be Obese By 2035, Report Says
Obesity has often been thought of as a problem of the developed world, with wealthy countries eating themselves into a state of ill-health with an abundance of ultraprocessed foods, and poorer ones more often suffering from food insecurity. But that’s no longer true. According to a March report from the World Obesity Atlas (WOA), more than half of the global population—51%, or over 4 billion people—will have obesity by 2035, and the condition will touch all regions and continents of the world. The total cost of treating illnesses related to obesity will be an estimated $4 trillion per year, which is about...
Source: TIME: Health - March 21, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized Diet & Nutrition healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Sociodemographic determinants of child mortality based on mothers' attitudes toward partner violence: evidence from Bangladesh - Ara F, Sultana MM, Naoshin S, Sultana I, Hoq MN, Hossain ME.
Bangladesh, a lower-middle-income country in South Asia, has achieved a significant reduction in child mortality over the last three decades from 151 to 40 per 1000 live births. However, child mortality is still considered high, which may be attributed to ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 18, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Russia Seeks Direct Fund Transfers, Easier Trade With Bangladesh
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Source: Reuters: Health - March 16, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Janssen Announces Novel Dengue Antiviral Demonstrates Efficacy in Pre-Clinical Data Published in Nature
BEERSE, BELGIUM, March 15, 2023 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) announced today the publication of new data in the journal Nature showing that an early-stage clinical candidate (JNJ-1802) provides strong protection against dengue in non-human primates and mice. The first-in-class antiviral, which was shown to be safe and well tolerated in a Phase 1 first-in-human clinical study, is now progressing into Phase 2 clinical studies for the prevention and treatment of dengue.The new data indicate JNJ-1802 is effective against all four of the dengue serotypes in mouse models and provide...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - March 15, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Latest News Source Type: news

Psychometric validation of revised Olweus Bully/Victim Questionnaire (OBVQ-R) among adolescents in Bangladesh - Mahmood S, Siraji MA, Naher R, Arat ó N, Kaló Z.
BACKGROUND: The assessment of bullying-related attributes is vital in developing anti-bullying intervention and prevention programs. The revised Olweus Bully/Victim Questionnaire (OBVQ-R) is one tool that has been widely used for this purpose. Thus, as we ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 15, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Riyadh, Dhaka in talks to boost power, agriculture cooperation
DHAKA: Bangladesh is expecting a $1 billion solar project with Saudi energy giant ACWA Power to start generating power within the next year, a state minister told Arab News on Sunday, as the two countries work closer to step up their energy cooperation. Saudi Arabia and Bangladesh signed…#dhaka #saudi #acwapower #arabnews #saudiarabia #kingdoms #southasian #mou #lng #kingdom (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 12, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

No, that new study doesn ’t show that masks are useless
Yale ’s Jason Abaluck, author of a landmark study of mask promotion in Bangladesh, weighs in on a recent study denying masking’s effectiveness in reducing COVID. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - March 10, 2023 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Where this doctor finds hope amid her country's record cholera outbreak
Treating cholera has been a passion for Bangladeshi scientist Firdausi Qadri. She reflects on her career and inspirations, cholera's scourge, as well as successes in combating the disease.(Image credit: Fatima Tuj Johora for NPR) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - March 2, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Ari Daniel Source Type: news

Bangladesh urges G-20 to force companies making profit from Ukraine war to compensate poor nations
Bangladesh's foreign minister said companies making "runaway profit" from the war in Ukraine should compensate affected, less developed nations. "In this war, some companies are making runaway profit... energy companies and the defense companies," AK Abdul Momen told CNBC's Tanvir Gill on the…#ukraine #abdulmomen #tanvirgill #g20 #newdelhi #worldbank #unitednations #imf #western (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 2, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EVT Will Save Millions of Lives From Stroke. Eventually.
A procedure called EVT is creating radically better outcomes for patients, but only when it ’s performed quickly enough — and that requires the transformation of an entire system of care. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 1, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Eva Holland Tags: Stroke Emergency Medical Treatment Hemorrhagic Stroke Stents (Medical Devices) Catheters Brain Alberta (Canada) Bangladesh Source Type: news

Why Seattle banned caste discrimination
Nearly 5.4 million South Asians live in the U.S., most of whom trace their roots to Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan or Sri Lanka, according to the group South Asian Americans Leading Together. In many of these communities, a 3,000-year-old social hierarchical system known as caste is…#southasians #bhutan #nepal #pakistan #srilanka #southasian #seattle #nicoleellis #gauravpathania #pathania (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 28, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news