U.S. Sends Two Million Doses of Hydroxychloroquine to Brazil
The two countries are studying whether the drug is safe and effective for the prevention and early treatment of Covid-19. Nicaragua has become a place of midnight burials. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - June 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Source Type: news

Did Contaminated Water Exacerbate Brazilian Babies' Zika Symptoms?
Elevated levels of a neurotoxin in northeastern Brazil's drinking water and a high incidence of microcephaly in the region led scientists to look for a link, and they found one. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - June 1, 2020 Category: Science Tags: Notebook Magazine Issue Source Type: news

Spanish PM seeks final extension to state of emergency – as it happened
US sends Brazil 2m doses of hydroxychloroquine, despite safety fears;pressure builds on South African president. This blog is now closed please follow our continuing live coverage belowCoronavirus live coverage12.37amBSTWe are closing this blog now but you can stay up to date on all of our live coverage of the coronavirus pandemic at our new global blog below.https://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2020/jun/01/coronavirus-live-news-brazil-passes-500000-covid-19-cases-as-india-extends-lockdown-in-high-risk-zones12.10amBSTThat ’s all from me,Clea Skopeliti, for today. Many thanks to everyone who wrote in. I ’m han...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 31, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Clea Skopeliti (now), Caroline Davies, Ben Quinn and Helen Sullivan (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news US news UK news Australia news Science Infectious diseases Brazil Russia China Americas Asia Pacific Medical research Europe Microbiology Africa Middle East and North Africa Source Type: news

Excellent job by India in reducing COVID-19 related deaths by clamping lockdown: Indian-American doc
India currently has over 1,82,00 confirmed cases of the coronavirus and 5,164 deaths, according to the Union Health Ministry. According to the World Health Organisation's COVD-19 tracker, India is the seventh-most affected nation in terms of coronavirus cases after the US, Brazil, Russia, UK, Spain and Italy. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - May 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is BRCA1/2 testing for women at high cancer risk cost effective in Brazil?
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - May 31, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: Brazil sees record increase as cases jump by 33,000
Brazil becomes fourth worst country for deaths;Spanish prime minister to seek two-week extension of state of emergency;Pressure builds on South African presidentGlobal report: cases pass 6 million as Donald Trump postpones G7Senior UK adviser has broken trust in policy, say top scientistsUK coronavirus updates - liveCoronavirus latest: at a glance11.50amBSTAngela GiuffridaThe Italian ‘orange vest’ movement held several protests across Italy on Saturday, including in Milan and Bergamo, two cities in the epicentre of Italy’s coronavirus pandemic, demanding a new government and return to the Italian Lira whi...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 31, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Caroline Davies (now), Ben Quinn and Helen Sullivan (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news US news UK news Australia news Science Infectious diseases Brazil Russia China Americas Asia Pacific Medical research Europe Microbiology Africa Middle East and North Africa Source Type: news

Brazil has record new coronavirus cases, surpasses France in deaths
Brazil reported a record 33,274 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Saturday, its health ministry said, and the death toll surpassed that of France and now ranks only below the United States, Britain and Italy. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Coronavirus deaths top 50,000 in Latin America: Reuters tally
Latin America hit a grim milestone on Saturday as coronavirus deaths topped 50,000 and cases neared 1 million, with countries such as Brazil, Chile, Mexico and Peru struggling to stem the tide, according to a Reuters tally. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Oral disorders associated with the experience of verbal bullying among Brazilian school-aged children: a case-control study - Duarte-Rodrigues L, Ramos-Jorge ML, Alves-Duarte AC, Fonseca-Silva T, Flores-Mir C, Marques LS.
BACKGROUND: Dental features have been considered a potential target of verbal bullying (VB) among school-aged children. The authors conducted a study to investigate the association between the presence of oral disorders and the occurrence of VB among 8- th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Factors associated with depressive symptoms among rural residents from remote areas - Conti CL, Bor çoi AR, Almança CCJ, Barbosa WM, Archanjo AB, de Assis Pinheiro J, Freitas FV, de Oliveira DR, Cardoso LD, De Paula H, Álvares-da-Silva AM.
This study aimed to investigate the risk factors for depressive symptoms among rural residents in Brazil. A representative sample of two hundred eighty-eight volunteers aged from 18 to 65  years was included and determining factors for high BDI-II score we... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Rural and Agricultural Issues Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: deaths surge in Brazil and Russia as Trump says US is quitting WHO
President claims body has ‘failed to reform’; UK expert says country not ready to ease lockdown; Australia to relax rules on 1 June. All the developments liveRuby Princess crew member given TB diagnosisTrump announces severing of ties with WHOCoronavirus latest: at a glance7.17amBSTReuters reports on developments in the former Soviet republic of Uzbekistan.Uzbekistan has extended measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus until 15 June, but relaxed some restrictions, allowing the resumption of domestic tourism and soccer games, the authorities said on Saturday.The country had locked down all its provinces a...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 30, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Graham Readfearn (now) and Calla Wahlquist (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus outbreak Infectious diseases Science Source Type: news

Brazil reaches 27,878 coronavirus deaths, surpasses Spain
Coronavirus deaths in Brazil reached 27,878, the Health Ministry said on Friday, surpassing Spain to become the fifth ranking nation in the number of dead. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Elimination of Leprosy
Traveling man: the Goodwill Ambassador shares a joke with two residents of a leprosarium in Krantau, Uzbekistan during a visit in 2013.By External SourceMay 29 2020 (IPS-Partners)   Warm greetings from Sasakawa Health Foundation in Tokyo. The 100th Issue of the WHO Goodwill Ambassador’s Newsletter has been published. Read special interviews with the Goodwill Ambassador and the UN Special Rapporteur on leprosy, and check out the Timeline of all that has happened since the first issue. My Journey Continues I started this newsletter in April 2003 to share information about the fight against leprosy. This marks th...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Health Source Type: news

RaySearch, Varian partner to track radiation therapy
Radiation therapy software developer RaySearch Laboratories and radiation oncology...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: RaySearch inks Australian contract RaySearch reports RayStation milestone in Latin America RaySearch expands customer base with China contract Brazil hospital uses Varian's Calypso system Varian opens education center in Japan Varian debuts HyperArc at ASTRO 2016 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 28, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Reproductive Rights of Women and Girls Under Lockdown
Protest against anti-abortion law in Opole, Poland. Credit: Iga Lubczańska. By External SourceBEIRUT / GENEVA, May 28 2020 (IPS) Health systems around the world are prioritising health care services and equipment to treat people diagnosed with Covid-19, which means that many procedures deemed to be elective and non-essential are being suspended or simply not provided. Abortion, for instance, has been categorised as a non-essential health service by some States, while others have removed certain restrictions to accessing abortion. To find out more about the current state of women and girls’ reproductive rights, and h...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Gender Global Headlines Health TerraViva United Nations Women's Health Source Type: news

Over 25,000 dead in Brazil from coronavirus as daily deaths surpass USA
(Natural News) Over 25,000 people in Brazil have now died from the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19). This makes the Latin American country’s coronavirus outbreak the sixth deadliest in the world in terms of fatalities, and the second worst in terms of confirmed cases, rising by 20,599 in a single day to its current number of 411,821,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Memo from a Multi-Millionaire: Covid-19 Proves Business Case for Taxing the Rich
Health workers applause back to the public applauding them. Madrid, Spain, 22 March 2020. Credit: Burak AkbulutBy Djaffar ShalchiCOPENHAGEN, May 28 2020 (IPS) For the past few decades, many big corporations and very wealthy individuals have operated according to the myth that they are “self-made”, that their success owed nothing to anyone else. From that narrative has come the notion that they are entitled and able to cut themselves off from others, contributing as little as possible in taxes and workers’ wages. But now that the myth has run into the fact of the Covid-19 pandemic, it’s clear that n...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Djaffar Shalchi Tags: Featured Global Global Governance Headlines Health Inequity IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Population TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

In Brazil's shadow, laid-back Uruguay curbs COVID-19
Leonardo Silveira, a bookstore owner in Montevideo, is hopeful about the future as Uruguay begins a gradual reopening. The small country has kept rates of COVID-19 at one of the lowest levels in Latin America, even as the region becomes a coronavirus epicenter. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Indigenous leader calls for help in Brazil's biggest reserve
As the coronavirus spreads into Brazil's indigenous lands, killing at least 40 people so far by the government’s count, the first two COVID-19 deaths were registered this week in the Xingu area, which is one of the biggest reserves in the world (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Researchers in Brazil develop low-cost mechanical ventilators
(Funda ç ã o de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de S ã o Paulo) Created at the University of S ã o Paulo's Engineering School (POLI-USP), the machine costs approximately 7% as much as a conventional ventilator and can be freely manufactured by companies that obtain approval from the national health surveillance authority. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Stranded Colombians plead for COVID-19 airlift out of Brazil
More than 200 Colombians are camping out inside Sao Paulo’s international airport, hoping to prod Colombian authorities in Brazil to charter a humanitarian flight home (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Global Covid-19 deaths near 355,000 – as it happened
Qatar Covid-19 app ‘exposed 1m people’s personal details’; WHO sounds alarm over surge of Covid-19 cases in Latin America. This blog is now closedFollow the latest global coronavirus live blog here12.58amBSTWe ’ve fired up a new blog at the link below – head there for the latest:Related:Coronavirus live news: Trump criticised over 'preventable' crisis as US passes 100,000 deaths12.41amBSTA loophole in government guidance has caused some of the country ’s most vulnerable people to lose up to 60% of their income and is now forcing many to put their health at risk as lockdown comes to an en...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 28, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Helen Sullivan (now and earlier); Damien Gayle, Caroline Davies, and Nick Ames Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news Australia news UK news US news Infectious diseases Science Africa Middle East and North Africa Americas Asia Pacific Russia China Brazil Microbiology Medical research Europe Spain Source Type: news

Brazil coronavirus death toll above 25,000, more than 410,000 cases
Brazil's death toll from COVID-19 surpassed 25,000 people on Wednesday, at 25,598, the Health Ministry said. Deaths from the disease caused by the coronavirus over the last 24 hours were 1,086. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Brazil Coronavirus Deaths Could Surpass 125,000 by August, US Study Says Brazil Coronavirus Deaths Could Surpass 125,000 by August, US Study Says
As Brazil's daily COVID-19 death rate climbs to the highest in the world, a University of Washington study is warning its total death toll could climb five-fold to 125,000 by early August.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - May 27, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: European commission proposes €750bn Covid-19 recovery plan
Qatar Covid-19 app ‘exposed 1m people’s personal details’; WHO sounds alarm over surge of Covid-19 cases in Latin America‘Defining’ moment as EU executive pushes for €500bn in grantsColombia designers make cardboard hospital beds that double as coffinsUK coronavirus updates – liveUS coronavirus updates - liveCoronavirus latest: at a glance7.58pmBSTThe city of Sydney is bracing itself for a rat ‘plague’ after Covid-19 had forced hungry rodents to turn to cannibalism,Naaman Zhou reports from Australia.Empty offices and restaurants in the city are driving hungry rats into h...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 27, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Damien Gayle (now); Caroline Davies, Nick Ames and Helen Sullivan (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news Australia news UK news US news Infectious diseases Science Africa Middle East and North Africa Americas Asia Pacific Russia China Brazil Microbiology Medical research Europe Spain Source Type: news

Bullying victimization in three countries: a cross-cultural study - Zequin ão MA, Medeiros P, Silva JL, Skrzypiec G, Trevisol MTC, Lopes L, Pereira B.
OBJECTIVE: To determine the prevalence of bullying victimization and possible associations with the social-cultural context and sex of children and adolescents from Australia, Brazil and Portugal. METHODS: this was a cross-sectional and and cross-cultu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: Spain begins 10 days of mourning as global deaths pass 350,000
Longest official mourning period in Spain ’s democracy; unrest grows in UK PM’s party over Dominic Cummings lockdown breach; WHO says Americas are new Covid-19 epicentre. Follow the latest updatesGlobal report: Germany to relax travel curbs as Spain mourns Covid-19 victimsTory unrest increases pressure on PM to sack Dominic CummingsAustralia coronavirus – liveCoronavirus latest: at a glance5.21amBSTIndonesia said Tuesday it is deploying 340,000 troops to clamp down on rampant social-distancing violations as coronavirus infections surge in the world ’s fourth most populous country, AFP reports.The mi...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 27, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Helen Sullivan Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news Australia news UK news US news Infectious diseases Science Africa Middle East and North Africa Americas Asia Pacific Russia China Brazil Microbiology Medical research Europe Spain Source Type: news

Global report: WHO says the Americas are centre of pandemic as cases surge
Pan American Health Organization warns of ‘very tough’ weeks ahead; US approaches 100,000 deaths; New Zealand has fifth day with no casesCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe Americas have emerged as the new centre of the coronavirus pandemic, the World Health Organization (WHO) has said, as a US study forecast deaths surging inBrazil and other Latin American countries through August.“Now is not the time for countries to ease restrictions,” Carissa Etienne, WHO director for the Americas and head of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), said via videoconference....
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 27, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Guardian staff and agencies Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news Brazil Chile Americas Infectious diseases Science Source Type: news

Concern over ‘silent’ oxygen deprivation prompts new approach
Health officials in Brazil order mass monitoring of patients’ blood (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - May 27, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Study investigates Atlantic Rainforest regeneration in the state of S ã o Paulo
(Funda ç ã o de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de S ã o Paulo) The same procedure will be extended to the entire Atlantic Rainforest biome, remnants of which are located on the coast of 17 Brazilian states. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - May 27, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Putin says Russia past peak of outbreak despite highest daily death toll – as it happened
WHO warns of second peak as global cases pass 5.5m; Irish taoiseach Leo Varadkar denies picnic with friends was rule breach; world health leaders urge green recovery. This blog is closedFollow the latest global coronavirus live blog herePutin says Russia past peak12.57amBSTWe ’ve fired up a brand new global coronavirus blog at the link below – join me there for the latest:Related:Coronavirus live news: Spain begins 10 days of mourning as global deaths near 350,00012.42amBSTIn England, regional flare-ups of coronavirus cases after rules are eased will be tackled with “local lockdowns”, the health sec...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 27, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Helen Sullivan (now and earlier); Kevin Rawlinson, Josh Halliday, Jessica Murray and Simon Burnton Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news Science Infectious diseases UK news Australia news US news Middle East and North Africa Brazil Microbiology Medical research Asia Pacific Americas Source Type: news

Brazil total coronavirus death toll reaches 24,512: health ministry
Brazil deaths by COVID-19 reached 24,512 on Tuesday, with 1,039 new deaths over the last 24 hours, the health ministry said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Brazilian nurse with COVID-19 reunited with her baby after giving birth on ventilator
Brazilian nurse Rusia Goes gave birth while unconscious and breathing through a ventilator tube in April as she battled severe COVID-19 symptoms. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

As Brazil suffers deadliest day of outbreak, Bolsonaro insists people get back to work
(Natural News) Brazil reached a grim milestone on May 19, as its daily deaths from the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) hit over 1,000 for the first time. The country has 310,087 confirmed cases, according to data from Johns Hopkins University, but public health experts believe the actual caseload is higher because of insufficient testing. Despite these figures,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

WHO says the Americas are new COVID-19 epicenter as deaths surge in Latin America
The Americas have emerged as the new epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in a Tuesday briefing, as a U.S. study forecast deaths surging in Brazil and other Latin American countries through August. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Brazil coronavirus deaths could surpass 125,000 by August, U.S. study says
As Brazil's daily COVID-19 death rate climbs to the highest in the world, a University of Washington study is warning its total death toll could climb five-fold to 125,000 by early August, adding to fears it has become a new hot spot in the pandemic. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: global cases pass 5.5m as WHO warns of 'second peak'
Irish taoiseach Leo Varadkar denies picnic with friends was rule breach; World health leaders urge green recovery; Singapore warns of worst economic contractionGlobal report: ‘disaster’ looms as WHO warns of second peakLeo Varadkar denies picnic with friends broke Covid-19 rulesDominic Cummings refuses to resign or apologise for lockdown breachUK coronavirus updates - liveUS coronavirus updates - liveCoronavirus latest: at a glance2.52pmBSTControl overGermany’s lockdown measures is increasingly slipping fromAngela Merkel’s grasp as more federal states announced unilateral steps to loosen restriction...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 26, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Josh Halliday (now); Jessica Murray, Simon Burnton and Helen Sullivan (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news Science Infectious diseases UK news Australia news US news Middle East and North Africa Brazil Microbiology Medical research Asia Pacific Americas Source Type: news

Influence of body dissatisfaction on the self-esteem of Brazilian adolescents: a cross-sectional study - Mac êdo Uchôa FN, Uchôa NM, Daniele TMC, Lustosa RP, Nogueira PRC, Reis VM, Andrade JHC, Deana NF, Aranha M, Alves N.
BACKGROUND: The present study investigated the influence of body dissatisfaction (BD) on the self-esteem of Brazilian adolescents. METHODS: A cross-sectional study was carried out with 1011 students at public and private schools in the city of Fortaleza,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Death and denial in Brazil’s Amazon capital
Manaus is one the cities in Brazil hardest hit by the new coronavirus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: Boris Johnson's senior adviser refuses to apologise for lockdown breach
Dominic Cummings will not resign; WHO drops hydroxychloroquine from global study into experimental coronavirus treatments; Follow the latestDominic Cummings refuses to resign or apologise for lockdown breachWHO halts hydroxychloroquine trial for coronavirus amid safety fearsAustralia coronavirus - liveCoronavirus latest: at a glance12.33amBSTThe White House on Monday issued a statement amending the timing of the start of new restrictions on travel from Brazil to the United States to 11.59pm Eastern Time on Tuesday, 26 May.The White House announced on Sunday that it was restricting travel from Brazil to the United States, t...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 25, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Helen Sullivan (now and earlier); Seth Jacobson , Damien Gayle, Frances Perraudin, and Martin Farrer Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news Australia news UK news US news Asia Pacific Russia China Brazil Americas Africa Middle East and North Africa Science Infectious diseases Europe Source Type: news

The HOME FAST BRAZIL self-report version: translation and transcultural adaptation into Brazilian Portuguese - Melo Filho J, Bazanella NV, Vojciechowski AS, Costa ERR, Mackenzie L, Gomes ARS.
OBJECTIVE: To translate and cross-culturally adapt the Home Falls and Accidents Screening Tool Self-report into Brazilian Portuguese and to correlate with the history of falls. METHODS: The translation and transcultural adaptation process followed intern... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Hundreds test positive for coronavirus at BRF meatpacking plant in Brazil
Hundreds of meatpacking workers at a single BRF SA plant in southern Brazil have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, the company said on Monday, amid global concerns about the pandemic disrupting food supplies. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Eye Opener: Memorial Day crowds alarm health experts
President Trump golfed as crowds on boardwalks and beaches across the country alarmed health experts. Also, the U.S. has banned most travel from Brazil as coronavirus cases surge in the South American nation. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90 seconds. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: Spain restrictions ease as British PM ’s adviser reported to police over lockdown breach
Boris Johnson backs DominicCummings despite outcry; US bars foreign travellers arriving from Brazil; India resumes domestic flightsGlobal report: US suspends travel from Brazil as schools reopen in parts of AustraliaSpain enters Phase 1 of eased restrictionsUK adviser Cummings facing possible police investigationUK coronavirus updates - liveCoronavirus latest: at a glance9.22amBSTFrom crowded informal settlements to conservation areas teeming with wildlife, cottage industries have popped up around the globe producing and distributing face masks for frontline workers, taxi drivers, market sellers and more, Kate Hodal report...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 25, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Frances Perraudin (now); Martin Farrer and Helen Sullivan (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news Australia news UK news US news Asia Pacific Russia China Brazil Americas Africa Middle East and North Africa Science Infectious diseases Europe Source Type: news

Childhood maltreatment in individuals at risk of psychosis: results from the Brazilian SSAPP cohort - Freitas EL, Loch AA, Chianca C, Andrade JC, Serpa MH, Alves TM, Hort êncio L, Pinto MTC, van de Bilt MT, Gattaz WF, Rossler W.
BACKGROUND: Childhood maltreatment is a known risk factor for the development of mental disorders, such as psychotic symptoms. An extensive body of literature about childhood maltreatment and mental health has been developed in wealthy countries, but infor... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Global report: US suspends travel from Brazil as schools reopen in parts of Australia
Chile ’s president says hospitals are ‘very close to limit’, France records lowest number of daily Covid-19 cases since March, India restarts domestic flightsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coveragePresident Donald Trump has further limited travel to the US from the world ’s coronavirus hotspots by denying entry to foreigners coming fromBrazil, which is second to the US in the number of confirmed cases.Trump had already banned certain travellers from China,Europe, theUnited Kingdom andIreland and, to a lesser extent,Iran. He has not moved to ban travel fromRussia, which has...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 25, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Guardian staff and agencies Tags: Coronavirus outbreak Brazil Australia news Americas Infectious diseases Science Source Type: news

Coronavirus Live News Updates: Brazil, Trump, Britain
As the United States marked the Memorial Day weekend, President Trump golfed, some Americans flocked to beaches and the death toll neared 100,000. And in Britain, the prime minister said he would not fire an aide for driving across the country while infected. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - May 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Source Type: news

COVID-19 should be treated as a thrombotic disease, Brazilian pulmonologist argues
(Funda ç ã o de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de S ã o Paulo) Dr. Elnara Negri, who works in S ã o Paulo City at the largest hospital complex in Latin America, advocates the use of the anti-coagulant drug heparin to treat complications caused by novel coronavirus. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - May 25, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Austria's president apologises for Covid-19 curfew breach – as it happened
France asks citizens to avoid foreign trips; US likely to impose travel restrictions on Brazil; Afghanistan cases top 10,000. This blog has closedFollow the latest global coronavirus blog here for live updatesAustrian president apologises for breaching curfew12.31amBSTWe ’ve launched a new blog at the link below - head there for the latest coronavirus news from around the world:Related:Coronavirus live news: US bars travel from Brazil as British PM ’s adviser reported to police over lockdown breach12.22amBSTDoctors ’ leaders have condemned ministers and Public Health England (PHE) for throwing a “sh...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 24, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Helen Sullivan (now and earlier); Clea Skopeliti , Nick Ames, and Aaron Walawalkar Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news Australia news UK news US news Science Infectious diseases Asia Pacific Microbiology Medical research Americas Africa Middle East and North Africa Source Type: news

Brazil, world No. 2 coronavirus hotspot, suffers 653 new deaths
Brazil, the world's No. 2 coronavirus hotspot behind the United States, registered 653 new coronavirus deaths on Sunday, taking the total number of fatalities to 22,666, the Health Ministry said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news