Associations of childhood trauma with long-term diseases and alcohol and nicotine use disorders in Czech and Slovak representative samples - Kascakova N, Petrikova M, Furstova J, Hasto J, Geckova AM, Tavel P.
OBJECTIVE: The abuse and neglect of a child is a  major public health problem with serious psychosocial, health and economic consequences. The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between various types of childhood trauma, selected long-term di... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Russia-Ukraine war latest: what we know on day 207 of the invasion
Czech Republic calls for ‘special international tribunal’ after Izium mass grave found; Turkish and Indian leaders call for end to war at Asia summit #izium #czechrepublic (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EU calls for war crimes tribunal after mass graves found in Ukraine
Attacks against civilians ‘abhorrent’, says Jan Lipavský, of Czech Republic, which holds EU presidency #graves #ukraineattacks #warcrimestribunal #janlipavský #civilians #czechrepublic (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Relationship of exclusion from physical education and bullying in students with specific developmental disorder of scholastic skills - Jesina O, Baloun L, Kudlacek M, Dolezalova A, Badura P.
This study aimed to analyze the relationships among exclusion from PE, gender, and bullying in adolescents with specific developmental disorder of scholastic skills (SDDSS) aged 11, 13, and 15  years in Czechia. METHODS: In total, the f... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Study on a brain-controlled pneumatic actuator to assist emergency braking of a vehicle - Dindorf R, Takosoglu J, Wos P.
This article deals with the issue of safety within the road freight transport sector with regards to the securing of cargo on a vehicle. The first part of the article focuses on the legal framework that regulates this issue in the Czech Republic. The secon... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 10, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

A case study into the safety compliance within the road freight transport sector with regards to securing cargo - Lizbetin J, Stopkov á M.
This article deals with the issue of safety within the road freight transport sector with regards to the securing of cargo on a vehicle. The first part of the article focuses on the legal framework that regulates this issue in the Czech Republic. The secon... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 10, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Sex differences in driving under the influence: what can we conclude from accident data and point system? - Šragová E, Bucsuházy K, Kadula L, Šípek M, Ambros J.
The Czech Republic regularly ranks among the countries with the highest average alcohol consumption in the world, with men consuming about three times more alcohol than women. This is of particular concern in road safety. Approximately 5% of road accidents... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 10, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Europe ’s energy crisis hits science
Soon after Jessica Dempsey became director of the Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy (ASTRON) in December 2021, she was forced to focus not on the stars, but on the electric bill. ASTRON operates the Low-Frequency Array (LOFAR), which relies on large computer clusters to process radio astronomy data. They consume about 2000 megawatt-hours per year—the equivalent of 800 households. When Dempsey sought to renew ASTRON’s energy contracts this summer, she was shocked to find costs had tripled from 2021 levels. To keep the LOFAR running, Dempsey plans to seek emergency energy funding from the Dutch government; withou...
Source: ScienceNOW - September 7, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

Maternal gender discrimination and child emotional and behavioural problems: a population-based, longitudinal cohort study in the Czech Republic - Stepanikova I, Acharya S, Col ón-López A, Abdalla S, Klánová J, Darmstadt GL.
BACKGROUND: Gender discrimination may be a novel mechanism through which gender inequality negatively affects the health of women and girls. We investigated whether children's mental health varied with maternal exposure to perceived gender discrimination. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 7, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Serena and Venus Williams knocked out of doubles' play at US Open by Czech duo
Serena Williams' illustrious doubles career has likely come to an end after she and her sister Venus fell in straight sets to the Czech duo of Linda Nosková and Lucie Hradecká in the first round... #serenawilliams #arthurashestadium #venuswilliams #usopen #lindanosková #luciehradecká (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Serena and Venus Williams Doubles Match: US Open Live Updates
The Williams sisters are teaming up for the first time in a Grand Slam tournament since 2018. They are playing Lucie Hradecka and Linda Noskova of the Czech Republic. #serena #lindanoskova #grandslam #luciehradecka #czechrepublic (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 1, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Somalia: Somalia Receives 1.6 Million J & J Covid-19 Vaccine Doses From Sweden and the Czech Republic
[Shabelle] On 27 August 2022, Somalia received 1,645,600 doses of the Johnson and Johnson (J&J) COVID-19 vaccines from the Government of Sweden and the Government of the Czech Republic. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 29, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Seasonally dependent change of the number of fractures after 50 years of age in Poland-analysis of combined health care and climate datasets - Jedynasty K, Zi ęba M, Adamski J, Czech M, Głuszko P, Gozdowski D, Szypowska A, Śliwczyński A, Walicka M, Franek E.
AIM: The incidence of fractures correlates with many independent and interrelated factors. The aim of the study was to examine trends in fracture incidence and to find possible reasons for changes. MATERIALS AND METHODS: A complete dataset of Polis... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Czech drivers' glare perception survey - Viktorov á L, Mičková K, Stanke L.
Worldwide, road-users complain about glare from oncoming cars' headlights, often blaming new light sources such as light-emitting diodes (LEDs). However, drivers' own behavior and attitudes might contribute to the issue of glare. The aim of this research w... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Deep in a Covid Wave, Europe Counts Cases and Carries On
Even in countries that once took strict measures, the authorities are relying on vaccination and past infections to take the sting out of Omicron subvariants. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - July 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jason Horowitz Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Coronavirus Omicron Variant Masks Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns Politics and Government Vaccination and Immunization Disease Rates Czech Republic Europe France Germany Great Britain Italy Spain Source Type: news