A review of the theories and high-risk populations of suicide - 蔡孟親(Meng-Cin Tsai), 吳佳儀(Chia-Yi Wu), 李明濱(Ming-Been Lee).
Suicide is a major mental health issue and public health problem worldwide. Understanding the underlying cause and features of suicidal behavior would benefit formulation of suicide prevention strategy. The present review targeted at current epidemiology a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 11, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Impact of the paraquat ban on reducing suicide in Taiwan: the effect on 2020 suicide rates - 林倩宇(Chien-Yu Lin), 許嘉月(Chia-Yueh Hsu), 李明濱(Ming-Been Lee), 張書森(Shu-Sen Chang).
INTRODUCTION: Pesticide ingestion is among the leading methods for suicide in Taiwan and worldwide. Paraquat, a commonly used herbicide, is highly lethal when ingested and the leading pesticide involved in suicide in Taiwan. The sale of paraquat dropped ma... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 11, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Review of risk factors of suicidal behaviors among the firefighters based on ecological system theory - Pei- I Lee, Chia-Yi Wu, Ming-Been Lee.
Firefighters have long-term exposure to stress and crisis, which makes them a vulnerable population to suicide. The high prevalence of suicidal behavior and mental comorbidities among firefighters has been reported in many articles. However, the risk facto... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 11, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Suicide and effective prevention program in medical students: a narrative review - Hong-Kai Wang, Chia-Ta Chan, Ming-Been Lee.
Medical students experience high rates of depression and suicidal ideation that are not well addressed by traditional student health services. This review aims to investigate the problem of suicide among medical students, to reveal the urgent need for prev... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 11, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Analysis of loneliness and risk factors associated with suicide in the elderly during the COVID-19 pandemic - 洪韡倢(Wei-Chieh Hung), 吳佳儀(Chia-Yi Wu), 李明濱(Ming-Been Lee), 詹佳達(Chia-Ta Chan), 陳俊鶯(Chun-Ying Chen).
Loneliness is a common problem in elderly. Physical and mental health problems are often associated with loneliness in the elderly during COVID-19. The purpose of the study was to investigate the prevalence of elderly loneliness and suicide related risk fa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 11, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Exploration of the students' perceptions of mental health prevention and suicide strategies in campus: a focus group study - 吳佳儀(Chia-Yi Wu), 李佩宜(Pei-I Lee), 張宛如(Wan-Ju Chang), 李明濱(Ming-Been Lee).
Background/Objective: Mental health problems in youth are increasing. School is an ideal place to implement a program of health promotion. The study aimed to explore perception and needs of mental health promotion to inform further strategies of campus men... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 11, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Effects of the QPR (question, persuade, refer) strategy on suicidal prevention among general medical staff and consultation-liaison psychiatrists: a single center, naturalistic study - Tsung-Hua Lu, Shih-Hsien Lin, Yi-Yi Pi, Chia-Rong Lu, Sing-How Wang, Ching-Ning Huang, Po See Chen.
BACKGROUND: Screening and evaluation of suicide risk in inpatients is often performed using the Brief Symptom Rating Scale-5 (BSRS-5), after which a suicide gatekeeper may be recruited according to the principles of Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR). In this... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 11, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

South Coast residents report most difficulty accessing health care, CHIA report suggests
Residents on the South Coast have a harder time finding access to health care and insurance compared with anyone else in Mass., CHIA data shows. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - April 28, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Cassie McGrath Source Type: news

TaCol-B5 modifies spike architecture and enhances grain yield in wheat
Science,<a href="https://www.science.org/toc/science/376/6589">Volume 376, Issue 6589</a>, Page 180-183, April 2022. (Source: ScienceNOW)
Source: ScienceNOW - April 7, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Xiaoyu Zhang, Haiyan Jia, Tian Li, Jizhong Wu, Ragupathi Nagarajan, Lei Lei, Carol Powers, Chia-Cheng Kan, Wei Hua, Zhiyong Liu, Charles Chen, Brett F. Carver, Liuling Yan Source Type: news

A pilot study of a text message and online brief contact intervention following self-harm or a suicide attempt: a mixed methods evaluation - Josifovski N, Shand F, Morley K, Chia J, Henshaw R, Petrie K, Reda B, Li E, Theobald A, Onie S, Torok M, Berrouiguet S, Batterham PJ, Carter G, Haber P, Christensen H, Larsen ME.
Hospital-treated self-harm is the single strongest risk factor for suicide [1]. Failure to provide rapid and effective follow-up care is associated with increased risk for repeat self-harm and suicide [2]. Brief contact interventions have been proposed as ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 21, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Mastering the topic, the message, and the delivery: leveraging the social marketing mix to better implement sports injury prevention programs - Chia L, Fuller CW, Taylor D, Pappas E.
Social marketing is successful at tackling global health threats and social change but has not been fully explored in sports injury prevention contexts. The social marketing mix (product, price, place, and promotion) can help create exercise-based injury p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 3, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Destin Daniel Cretton Inks Overall Deal With Marvel Studios & Hulu ’s Onyx Collective; Set For Disney+ MCU Series & ‘Shang-Chi’ Sequel
EXCLUSIVE: Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings filmmaker Destin Daniel Cretton has entered into an exclusive multi-year overall deal with Disney companies Marvel Studios and Hulu’s Onyx… #destindanielcretton #legendofthetenrings #setfordisneymcuseries #marvelstudios #onyxcollective (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Box Office: ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Hits Wrong Notes as ‘Shang-Chi’ Stays No. 1
“Dear Evan Hansen,” the Universal Pictures adaptation of the smash Broadway musical, didn’t strike a chord with moviegoers. Marred by... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dune ’ Reaps A Heap With $37M From Early Offshore Debut; ‘Shang-Chi’ Tops $320M WW
Refresh for latest…: Warner Bros/Legendary’s Dune has surpassed expectations, harvesting $36.8M at the international box office from... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Marvel ’s ‘Shang Chi’ Crushed Box Office Expectations. Will That Convince Disney to Keep ‘Eternals’ in Theaters?
Prior to the debut of Marvel’s “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings,” Disney CEO Bob Chapek called its old-school theatrical... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news