Cyprus police pepper spray protesters at shut crossing point
Cyprus riot police used pepper spray on Saturday to thwart Turkish Cypriot protesters trying to shove their way through a barricaded crossing point in the heart of the ethnically divided island nation's capital (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Protesters decry Cyprus crossing point closures over virus
Dozens of people have pushed aside police barriers to protest the closing of a crossing point in the capital of ethnically divided Cyprus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Spatio-temporal variability of desert dust storms in Eastern Mediterranean (Crete, Cyprus, Israel) between 2006 and 2017 using a uniform methodology - Achilleos S, Mouzourides P, Kalivitis N, Katra I, Kloog I, Kouis P, Middleton N, Mihalopoulos N, Neophytou M, Panayiotou A, Papatheodorou S, Savvides C, Tymvios F, Vasiliadou E, Yiallouros P, Koutrakis P.
The characteristics of desert dust storms (DDS) have been shown to change in response to climate change and land use. There is limited information on the frequency and intensity of DDS over the last decade at a regional scale in the Eastern Mediterranean. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Meet Tracey Morait – author of Episode
Tracey Morait is the first author to be interviewed me since I moved my online presence to healthy, happy woman and she joins me today to share new about her latest book, Episode. She’s the author of 6 books, comes from Liverpool and is a fanatical football fan – who wouldn’t be coming from Liverpool! She now lives in Bristol with her husband. Tracey writes and self-publishes books for children and young adults between the ages of nine and sixteen and Keith designs the book covers. K&T Mitchell is their own small press. A 5 star review for my book on Amazon.co.uk. “I have read all of Tracey Mora...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - January 16, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Thursday Throng Writing YA Source Type: news

Meet Tracey Morait – author of Episode
Tracey Morait is the first author to be interviewed me since I moved my online presence to healthy, happy woman and she joins me today to share new about her latest book, Episode. She’s the author of 6 books, comes from Liverpool and is a fanatical football fan – who wouldn’t be coming from Liverpool! She now lives in Bristol with her husband. Tracey writes and self-publishes books for children and young adults between the ages of nine and sixteen and Keith designs the book covers. K&T Mitchell is their own small press. A 5 star review for my book on Amazon.co.uk. “I have read all of Tracey Mora...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - January 16, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Interviews author interview YA Source Type: news

Meet Tracey Morait – author of Episode
Tracey Morait is the first author to be interviewed me since I moved my online presence to healthy, happy woman and she joins me today to share new about her latest book, Episode. She’s the author of 6 books, comes from Liverpool and is a fanatical football fan – who wouldn’t be coming from Liverpool! She now lives in Bristol with her husband. Tracey writes and self-publishes books for children and young adults between the ages of nine and sixteen and Keith designs the book covers. K&T Mitchell is their own small press. A 5 star review for my book on Amazon.co.uk. “I have read all of Tracey Mora...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - January 16, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Interviews author interview YA Source Type: news

Social work for critical peace: a comparative approach to understanding social work and political conflict - Campbell J, Ioakimidis V, Maglajlic RA.
This paper uses a case study approach to explore issues of social work policy and practice in three sites of political conflict in Europe: Northern Ireland; Bosnia and Herzegovina; and Cyprus. It begins with a review of the international literature on soci... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Interpersonal violence and abuse in young people's relationships in five European countries: online and offline normalisation of heteronormativity - Aghtaie N, Larkins C, Barter C, Stanley N, Wood M, Øverlien C.
Qualitative interviews with 91 young people aged 13 ‐18 in Bulgaria, Cyprus, England, Italy and Norway explored their experiences of intimate partner violence and abuse (IPVA). Some young women experienced extensive offline sexual pressure and young women... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The Social Impact of Economic Inequality
Inequality out in the open. Credit: A.D. McKenzie/IPSBy Blerim MustafaGENEVA, Sep 23 2019 (IPS) Increasing economic inequality is a defining challenge of our time. In recent years, it has triggered analysis and reflection by many scholars, politicians and others on its causes and consequences on economic growth and efficiency, politics and democracy, human rights, individual behaviors, access to health, social cohesion and environmental degradation. The perception that the top 1% of income earners are gaining at the expense of the other 99% has resulted in widespread public debates in many countries on the social and polit...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Blerim Mustafa Tags: Democracy Economy & Trade Environment Financial Crisis Global Globalisation Headlines Health Human Rights Inequity TerraViva United Nations Geneva Centre 2019 Source Type: news

Axon Neuroscience Appoints Michal Fresser as Group CEO
LARNACA, Cyprus, Aug. 1, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- AXON NEUROSCIENCE SE, a global leader in the development of tau-immunotherapies and diagnostics for Alzheimer's disease and other tauopathies, today announces the appointment of Mi... Biopharmaceuticals, Neurology, Personnel Axon Neuroscience, tau immunotherapy, immunotherapy, Alzheimer's disease (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - August 2, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Twenty years of military prehospital care in the Eastern Sovereign Base Area, Cyprus - Halle-Smith JM, Ahmad T, Mason G, Barlow A, Gout S.
INTRODUCTION: The Medical Reception Station (MRS) in Dhekelia provides a prehospital emergency care (PHEC) service for the Eastern Sovereign Base Area and surrounding Cypriot towns. This service has been evaluated previously but some important aspects of c... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Extreme trauma leaves a legacy of pain for victims – and their children
A psychotherapist explains the sense of danger she felt growing up as the daughter of war-traumatised parentsIn the spring of 2016, I sat on the beach on the far east side of the island of Cyprus not far from where my father lives, and looked across to Syria. I imagined, in that moment, that I had lost my home, that everything was lost. It was quiet on the shore, just a few miles from the border that divides the island. There were few tourists at that time of year and the seascape before me was a shimmering, turquoise paradise. A mere boat ride away, bombs were falling and people dying. The level of destruction was, and is...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 12, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Christy Lefteri Tags: Life and style Psychology Science Health & wellbeing Source Type: news

Yale School of Public Health, CARDET extend partnership
CARDET is an international, non-profit, research and development organization based in Cyprus, with partners from around the world. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - May 3, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Longitudinal fluctuations of national help-seeking reports for domestic violence before, during, and after the financial crisis in Cyprus - Kyriakidou M, Zalaf A, Christophorou S, Ruiz-Garcia A, Valanides C.
Although many studies generally agree that unemployment may affect domestic violence, little is known about these effects in small nations. The relationship between unemployment and domestic violence in large and small nations may be different. This is bec... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 20, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

Sex trafficking in Cyprus: an in-depth study of policy, services, and social work involvement - Cox CB.
Human trafficking is a major social justice issue, with sex trafficking the most documented form. It depends on vulnerable and oppressed women who are bartered as commodities in an extremely profitable global market. Given their victimization, the loss of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news