The role of youth coping strategies and caregiver psychopathology in predicting post-traumatic stress symptoms in pediatric burn survivors - Enlow PT, Brown Kirschman KJ, Mentrikoski J, Szabo MM, Butz C, Aballay AM, Duncan CL.
Caregiver psychosocial functioning is repeatedly linked with post-burn adjustment in pediatric burn survivors. However, few studies have examined youth characteristics as predictors, such as coping strategies. Furthermore, research has not explored how car... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 1, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

FDA OKs Restricted Sales of 'Heat-Not-Burn' Tobacco Devices
Title: FDA OKs Restricted Sales of 'Heat-Not-Burn' Tobacco DevicesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/30/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/1/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Lungs General)
Source: MedicineNet Lungs General - May 1, 2019 Category: Respiratory Medicine Source Type: news

F.D.A. Permits the Sale of IQOS, a New Tobacco Device
The agency said the “ heat not burn ” tobacco device was an alternative to traditional cigarettes. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - May 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: SHEILA KAPLAN Tags: Smoking and Tobacco Altria Group Inc Food and Drug Administration Philip Morris Companies Inc Juul Labs Inc IQOS your-feed-healthcare Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to calculate the calories a person burns while sleeping
Even when resting or asleep, the body is continuously burning calories to stay alive and healthy. A person can estimate how many calories they burn while sleeping by first calculating their basal metabolic rate (BMR). BMR is the number of calories that the body burns each day when at rest. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia Source Type: news

FDA approves sales of cigarette alternative that heats, but doesn't burn, tobacco
The Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday it will allow Philip Morris International to sell a cigarette alternative that heats tobacco without burning it.But the agency has not yet decided whether to allow the device, iQOS, to be advertised as less harmful than cigarettes. Without that key... (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - April 30, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Associated Press Source Type: news

FDA clears Philip Morris’s heat-not-burn iQOS tobacco device
The Food and Drug Administration, after an almost two-year review, cleared Philip Morris’ iQOS — a heat-not-burn tobacco device designed as an alternative to conventional cigarettes — for sale in the... (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - April 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Laurie McGinley Source Type: news

FDA clears Philip Morris’s heat-not-burn IQOS tobacco device for sale
The device is already sold in dozens of other countries with varying success, but it has triggered debate among U.S. health experts over whether IQOS would help or hurt overall public health. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - April 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Laurie McGinley Source Type: news

FDA OKs Restricted Sales of'Heat-Not-Burn' Tobacco Devices
TUESDAY, April 30, 2019 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday announced it will allow the sale of controversial " heat-not-burn " tobacco devices, but only under tight restrictions aimed at keeping the devices out of the hands of... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 30, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Skipping may be easier on the knees than running and burn more calories
(Reuters Health) - Skipping - an exercise many people may not have tried since their school days on the playground - may actually be a great grownup workout because it puts less stress on the knees than running while burning more calories, a recent study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Impact of childhood burn injuries on breastfeeding: a case report - Arabi Z, Md Monoto EM, Bojeng A.
BACKGROUND: Pre-pubescent girls with chest burns are at risk of complication associated with scarring and impairment in breast development. This case illustrates how burn injuries in childhood in a first-time mother have affected her in terms of breastfeed... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

A mouse model of repetitive blast traumatic brain injury reveals post-trauma seizures and increased neuronal excitability - Bugay V, Bozdemir E, Vigil FA, Holstein DM, Chun SH, Elliot W, Sprague C, Cavazos JE, Zamora DO, Rule G, Shapiro MS, Lechleiter JD, Brenner R.
Repetitive blast traumatic brain injury affects numerous soldiers on the battlefield. Mild traumatic brain injury has been shown to have long-lasting effects with repeated injury. Here we have investigated effects on neuronal excitability following repetit... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

A review on proteomics analysis to reveal biological pathways and predictive proteins in sulfur mustard exposed patients: roles of inflammation and oxidative stress - Borna H, Hosseini Qale Noe SH, Harchegani AB, Talatappe NR, Ghatrehsamani M, Ghanei M, Shahriary A.
Sulfur mustard (SM) is a mutagenic compound that targets various organs. Although it causes a wide range of abnormalities, cellular and molecular mechanisms of its action are not-well-understood. Oxidation of DNA, proteins, lipids, as well as depletion of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Aerosol-related thermal injuries: a simple approach to managing a frosty problem - Stallard J, Aaron D, Muthayya P.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Experimental study on vented explosion overpressure of methane/air mixtures in manhole - Li P, Huang P, Liu Z, Du B, Li M.
Gas explosion in manhole often occurs in cities. Many previous researches on gas explosion are not suitable for manhole explosion because of the particularity of manhole structure. To investigate the gas explosion in manhole, a full-scale manhole model was... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Exposures to air contaminants in compartment fire behavior training (CFBT) using particleboard fuel - Kirk KM, Logan MB.
Firefighters are exposed to a variety of combustion products during operational fires but also during live-fire training. As part of an on-going project investigating firefighter operational and training environments, this study measured the atmospheric co... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Gluteal burns from a car seat heater in a neurologically intact patient: a case report - Ketterer AR, Hogrefe CP.
BACKGROUND: Car seat heaters are an increasingly common amenity in vehicles in the United States, but they have been shown to place neurologically impaired patients at risk for significant burns. CASE REPORT: We discuss the case of a neurologically intact ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Natural disasters and public health - Bates M.
2018 brought multiple, unprecedented natural disasters, including hurricanes, floods, and in the United States, the deadliest wildfire in California's history. After the immediate emergency is over and the media attention wanes, communities must deal with ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Non-flammable, low-cost and fluorine-free solvent for liquid electrolyte of rechargeable lithium metal batteries - Jin T, Wang Y, Hui Z, Qie B, Li A, Paley DW, Xu B, Wang X, Chitu A, Zhai H, Gong T, Yang Y.
Rechargeable metallic lithium batteries are considered as promising candidates for next-generation energy storage due to their high energy densities. However, safety concerns associated with electrolyte flammability and dendrite growth hinder their practic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Revisions in the National Burn Repository improve the rate of firefighter injury data capture - Kahn SA, Bader B, Flamm T, Woods J.
Approximately 60,000 to 70,000 firefighters suffer work-related injuries per year in the United States. Approximately 10% of these injuries occur from burns or smoke inhalation. Previous analyses of the National Burn Repository (NBR) suggest that not all r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Surgical options in the management of landmine blast injuries of lower limb: a randomised prospective study - Varma R, Arora NC, Rai S, Chaudhary A, Wani S.
Landmine blast injuries are high velocity shattering injuries that produce ghastly and gory wounds, presenting a dilemma to the treating surgeon, especially when the literature on this subject is limited. The aim of the present study is to enlist various s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Essential wound care supplies for your home first aid kit
When the cut, scrape, blister or bleeding happens, you don't want to be stuck running in a panicked frenzy to the closest drug store. Instead, be prepared for common injuries, symptoms and ailments with a well-stocked medicine cabinet and home first aid kit. Here are the essential wound care supplies you should have on hand at home: Make sure your home first aid kit is well stocked. For cuts and scrapes: The basic must-haves for these minor wounds include: Adhesive bandages in various sizes. Sterile gauze pads. Medical tape. Antibiotic ointment. The size of the wound will help you determine whether a bandage will s...
Source: Advanced Tissue - April 29, 2019 Category: Dermatology Authors: AdvancedTissue Tags: Wound Care Wound care products Source Type: news

Personal Health: Virtual Reality as Therapy for Pain
It ’ s more than a distraction, researchers say. It ’ s more like a brain hack that occupies the brain so fully that it has no room to process pain sensations at the same time. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: JANE E. BRODY Tags: Virtual Reality (Computers) Therapy and Rehabilitation Brain Pain Nerves and Nervous System Burns Opioids and Opiates Source Type: news

New Sask. ammunition incinerator will be safer than one shut down after failing to meet standards: Defence
The Department of National Defence wants to build a new incinerator to burn ammunition at Dundurn, Sask., almost 20 years after the last one was shut down following a report that found soil contamination and "astronomically high" lead levels in an area used by workers. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - April 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Saskatoon Source Type: news

Green New Deal Activists Make First 2020 Endorsement In Wildfire-Burned California
The Sunrise Movement announced its support for Audrey Denney's bid to unseat climate-change denier Rep. Doug LaMalfa (R-Calif.). (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - April 28, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news

Hazardous chemical emergencies and poisonings - Henretig FM, Kirk MA, McKay CA.
The authors explain the effects of exposure to respiratory irritants, vesicants, asphyxiants (including cyanide), and cholinergic agents (organophosphate insecticides and military nerve agents). Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 27, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

SwitchPoint 2019: Day 2
By Margarite Nathe, Principal Editor/Writer, IntraHealth InternationalApril 26, 2019There ’s no stopping the changes coming to the development sector. But let’s be smart about them.Sometimes,Dai Hozumi says, innovation sucks.“We’re in sort of an innovation fever these days,” IntraHealth International’s chief technical officer said to the crowd today in Saxapahaw, North Carolina. “It’s one of the most common words I’ve heard here at SwitchPoint. As an MD, I have the right to diagnose your symptoms and I’m telling you, you have innovation fever.”It ’s ...
Source: IntraHealth International - April 27, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: mnathe Tags: SwitchPoint Source Type: news

Analysis of the efficiency of an emergency network for the treatment of multiple burn victims - Botelho Filho FM, Mar çal IM, Roa L, Marinho AG, Ruiz GZL, Lopes LMC, Brenck LF, Campos JL, Rabelo LMM, Chaves TV, Dias LSB, Santos APR, Tolentino LB, Alonso N.
OBJECTIVE: to evaluate the effectiveness of the adopted strategy and the care quality for pediatric trauma in the survival of patients attended after a disaster in a city in the interior of Minas Gerais state, compared to the expected results of studies on... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Thomas A. Swift's electric rifle injuries to the eye and ocular adnexa: the management of complex trauma - Moysidis SN, Koulisis N, Rodger DC, Chao JR, Leng T, de Carlo T, Burkemper B, Ediriwickrema LS, George MS, Jiang Y, Bohm KJ, Gulati S, Torres RJ, Meallet MA, Moshfeghi AA, Flynn HW, Mieler WF, Williams GA, Humayun MS, Eliott D.
PURPOSE: To report the ocular and adnexal injuries sustained by patients with Thomas A. Swift's electric rifles (TASER;  TASER International, Scottsdale, AZ), review the literature, and discuss the management of this complex trauma. DESIGN: Multice... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Truck Driver Blamed for Deadly Colorado Pileup
LAKEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — A truck driver blamed for causing a deadly pileup involving over two dozen vehicles near Denver has been arrested on vehicular homicide charges. Videos: Colorado Fiery, Fatal Pileup Lakewood police spokesman Ty Countryman said Friday that there’s no indication that drugs or alcohol played a role in Thursday’s crash on Interstate 70. The unidentified driver was headed down a hill when he slammed into slower traffic and sparked a massive fire. Countryman said police are looking at whether his brakes were working. Countryman said 28 vehicles were involved, up from the initial 15 vehicl...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - April 26, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Major Incidents News Mass Casualty Incidents Source Type: news

Woman undergoes radical treatment that can regenerate skin to treat her burn wounds
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Natasha Williams, 46, from Tampa, Florida, had 75% of her body burned in a house fire. A new treatment helped regenerate skin for her burn wounds. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Yemen proves it: in western eyes, not all ‘Notre Dames’ are created equal | Lamya Khalidi
As an archaeologist, I ’ve seen Yemen’s rich heritage. But for too many world leaders, only arms sales really matterLike everyone else the world over, I watched in horror last week asNotre Dame burned and its spire fell. I saw the stunned reactions of onlookers on the news, on social media and in front of television sets and phone screens on the streets of Nice, where I live. A part of France ’s national identity and an international symbol of Paris was collapsing before our eyes.This accidental burning of one of the most important French cultural and religious monuments struck a painful chord in just abo...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 26, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Lamya Khalidi Tags: Archaeology Science Heritage Culture Notre Dame World news Yemen Middle East and North Africa Arms trade Source Type: news

A Histologic Perspective on Electrical and Thermal Burn-Injured Human Skin - Pielesz A, Gaw łowski A, Biniaś D, Bobiński R, Kawecki M, Sama E, Waksmańska W.
OBJECTIVE: To analyze specific spectroscopic (FT-Raman) and thermal (limiting oxygen index) aspects of skin samples exposed to electrical injury compared with thermal injury. METHODS: An observational case-control study was conducted at the Dr Stan... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Environmental conditions, ignition type, and air quality impacts of wildfires in the Southeastern and Western United States - Brey SJ, Barnes EA, Pierce JR, Wiedinmyer C, Fischer EV.
This research contrasts the environmental conditions, meteorological drivers, and air quality impacts of human- and lightning-ignited wildfires in the southeastern and western United States, the two continental U.S. regions with the most wildfire burn area... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Ocular fireworks injuries in eastern Nigeria: a 3-year review - Apakama AI, Anajekwu CC.
AIM: The aim of this study is to determine the incidence and types of ocular injuries caused by fireworks in patients seen at Guinness Eye Centre Onitsha and their effects on vision. METHODS: This was a 3-year retrospective study evaluating case fi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Girl, six, had toes and fingers amputated after a candle fire burned 70% of her body
A candle in a downstairs neighbor's apartment set fire to their couch - and then the Musgroves' apartment. Six-year-old Kenzie was trapped and sustained burns to most of her body in December. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study: Fatal Medical Emergencies Rise Worldwide
Worldwide, injuries from accidents, falls and burns (22%), heart attacks (17%), lung infections (11%) and strokes (7%) were the leading emergencies in 2015. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Circular approach to waste management
How can we reduce the amount of domestic refuse that is landfilled or burned? An EU-funded project is running pilot schemes in four European towns to promote a circular economy in the processing of municipal waste. (Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre)
Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre - April 24, 2019 Category: Research Source Type: news

Churches have become the #1 target for hate attacks – an average of 105 every single month
(Natural News) The bombings in Sri Lanka have once again put a spotlight on the rising tide of violence against Christians all over the world.  According to Open Doors USA, an average of 105 churches and/or Christian buildings are burned or attacked every month.  That is more than three per day, and almost all of those attacks get... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

TNT equivalency in an internal explosion event - Edri IE, Grisaro HY, Yankelevsky DZ.
The peak gas pressure developed as a result of a confined explosion is an important parameter characterizing the pressure signal and is crucial for assessment of the structural response of the confined space envelope elements. The gas pressure depends on t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Girl, six, needed four toes and five fingers amputated after suffering burns
WARNING, GRAPHIC CONTENT: Kenzie, from Indiana, hid in a bedroom when the apartment below burst into flames. Almost 70 per cent of her body was burnt leaving her 'black from head to toe'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Thermal stability, fire performance, and mechanical properties of natural fibre fabric-reinforced polymer composites with different fire retardants - Bachtiar EV, Kurkowiak K, Yan L, Kasal B, Kolb T.
In this study, ammonium polyphosphate (APP) and aluminum hydroxide (ALH) with different mass contents were used as fire retardants (FRs) on plant-based natural flax fabric-reinforced polymer (FFRP) composites. Thermogravimetric analysis (TGA), limited oxyg... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Toward fire safety without chemical risk - de Boer J, Stapleton HM.
Halogenated flame retardants are used widely in consumer products such as carpets, textiles, and electronics to reduce the risk of fire. It has been known for more than 20 years that these compounds can leach into the environment, with particularly high... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

North Carolina May Finally Let Women Revoke Consent During Sex
For years, legislators have declined to close a harmful loophole in state sexual assault laws, but advocates say 2019 could be the year that no means no in North Carolina. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 22, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Janet Burns, Women at Forbes Source Type: news

Caustic agents ingestion in children: a 51-year retrospective cohort study - Niedzielski A, Schwartz SG, Partycka-Pietrzyk K, Mielnik-Niedzielska G.
OBJECTIVES: Children experience serious gastrointestinal tract injuries due to consumption of caustic agents more often than adults. The aim of the study was to analyze diagnostic methods and treatment of children with esophageal burns according to the deg... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

A novel environmental-friendly and safe unpacking powder without magnesium, aluminum and sulphur for fireworks - Han Z, Jiang Q, Du Z, Huey Hoon H, Yu Y, Zhang Y, Li G, Sun Y.
A novel environmental-friendly unpacking powder for fireworks which has no sulfur, no magnesium, no aluminum or their alloys has been prepared in this study: potassium perchlorate (75%), potassium hydrogen terephthalate (13%), micronano porous silicon (9%)... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Corneal endothelial decompensation after ocular chemical burn: description of a new finding - Steinemann A, Blaser F, Livny E, Baenninger P, Marti M, Gerber-Hollbach N, Eggenschwiler L, Gatzioufas Z, Goldblum D.
We present a retrospective st... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Corrosive injuries of the upper gastrointestinal tract: a pictorial review of the imaging features - Kamat R, Gupta P, Reddy YR, Kochhar S, Nagi B, Kochhar R.
Corrosive ingestion is a common form of poisoning. Corrosive agents cause severe damage to the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. The most severe forms of injury can lead to mortality; however, the major concern with this type of injury is life-long morbidity. U... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Quantifying wind-driven firebrand production from roofing assembly combustion - Manzello SL, Suzuki S, Naruse T.
Large outdoor fires present a risk to the built environment. Examples often in the international media reports are wildfires that spread into communities, referred to as Wildland-Urban Interface (WUI) fires. Other examples are large urban fires including t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

What Are Some Potential Indicators of Human Trafficking?
Discussion Human trafficking is estimated to be the second largest criminal activity in the world after illegal arms trafficking. It affects all nations with an estimated 27 million people of all ages worldwide but only a small number are identified. It is defined by the United Nations as “the recruitment, transfer, harboring, or receipt of persons by means of threat or use of force or other forms of coercions, abduction, fraud, deception, the abuse of power, or a position of vulnerability to achieve the consent of a person, having control over another person, for the purpose of exploitation.” It includes comme...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - April 22, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Causes, consequences and prevention of refrigeration fires in residential dwellings - Beasley MG, Holborn PG, Ingram JM, Maidment GG.
There are around 300 residential dwelling fires in Great Britain each year where a fridge or freezer is cited as the cause. A number of these incidents have resulted in injuries/fatalities and produced significant levels of property damage. This paper exam... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 20, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news