The CoViD-19 pandemic and intimate partner violence against women in the Czech Republic: incidence and associated factors - Pl ášilová L, Hůla M, Krejčová L, Klapilová K.
Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a burning social issue worldwide. According to global statistics, the incidence of IPV has increased during the COVID-19 pandemic due to restrictive measures (e.g., reduced social contacts, the need to stay at home often ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Czech election: Milos Zeman in intensive care after vote
Milos Zeman is in intensive care the day after a surprise opposition win in parliamentary elections. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Czech President in intensive care after holding talks on dramatic election
Czech President Miloš Zeman was in intensive care on Sunday, shortly after holding talks with the country's populist prime minister... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis Loses His Bid for Re-Election
Billionaire businessman Andrej Babis had been at the forefront of a populist wave that swept Central Europe after the 2015 migrant crisis. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Populist Leader of Czech Republic Narrowly Defeated in Election
The results suggest that the populist wave in Eastern and Central Europe is receding, stalled by the growing unity of its opponents and... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Czech opposition group prevails in election over prime minister
The Czech Republic's opposition group prevailed over Prime Minister Andrej Babis’s party in this weekend’s parliamentary elections. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis Loses His Bid for Re-Election
Billionaire businessman Andrej Babis had been at the forefront of a populist wave that swept Central Europe after the 2015 migrant crisis. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ruling party narrowly loses Czech vote; PM Babis may be out
PRAGUE (AP) — Prime Minister Andrej Babis' centrist party on Saturday narrowly lost the Czech Republic's parliamentary election, a... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Czech elections: PM Andrej Babis looks set to lose power
Two opposition coalitions could oust Prime Minister Andrew Babis and his ruling party. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Association Between Premorbid Beta-Blocker Exposure and Sepsis Outcomes-The Beta-Blockers in European and Australian/American Septic Patients (BEAST) Study
Conclusions: This study suggests that β-blocker exposure pr ior to sepsis, especially to noncardioselective β blockers, may be associated with better outcome. The findings suggest prospective evaluation of β-blocker use in the management of sepsis. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - October 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19 related travel restrictions prevented numerous wildlife deaths on roads: A comparative analysis of results from 11 countries - B íl M, Andrášik R, Cícha V, Arnon A, Kruuse M, Langbein J, Náhlik A, Niemi M, Pokorny B, Colino-Rabanal VJ, Rolandsen CM, Seiler A.
Millions of wild animals are killed annually on roads worldwide. During spring 2020, the volume of road traffic was reduced globally as a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic. We gathered data on wildlife-vehicle collisions (WVC) from Czechia, Estonia, Fin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Non-Human Animals and Insects Source Type: news

Safety of constructions from the point of view of population protection in the context of Industry 4.0 in the Czech Republic - Slivkova S, Brumarova L, Kluckova B, Pokorny J, Tomanova K.
The current safety situation and the conclusions of a number of strategic and conceptual works require a broader integration of the population protection system into the areas of construction management. The approaches adopted by individual countries to th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Hospitalized Czech president to return to work next week
Hospitalized Czech President Milos Zeman has undergone medical checks that haven't revealed any problems or disease that would threaten his life (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Czech president Zeman, predecessor Klaus hospitalized
Czech President Milos Zeman has been hospitalized while predecessor Vaclav Klaus is undergoing tests at the same hospital (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Study: Trout can become addicted to methamphetamines
(Natural News) A recent study published in the Journal of Experimental Biology found that wild brown trout can become addicted to methamphetamine – a stimulant with a growing number of users worldwide. Researchers in the Czech Republic examined whether concentrations of methamphetamine and one of its byproducts, amphetamine, could be detected in the brains of brown trout.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A simple model indicates that there are sufficient water supply points for fighting forest fires in the Czech Republic - Holu ša J, Koreň M, Berčák R, Resnerová K, Trombik J, Vaněk J, Szczygieł R, Chromek I, Holuša J, Koreň M, Berčák R, Resnerová K, Trombik J, Vaněk J, Szczygieł R, Chromek I.
Long periods of drought and mild winters have significantly affected the forests of the Czech Republic in recent years. If this trend continues, forest stands will be weakened and dehydrated, which will increase the probability that forest fires will occur... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 3, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

K.D., Jayson Tatum catch fire as Team USA hangs 119 on the Czech Republic
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Source: Reuters: Health - July 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Team USA basketball vs. Czech Republic score, Tokyo Olympics: United States looks to close group play with win
A win ensures Team USA will advance to the quarterfinals (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

USA Basketball blows out Iran to get back on track and how Celtics ’ Jayson Tatum played coming off bench
Team USA finishes group play at 8 a.m. Saturday against the Czech Republic. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Czech brewer Budvar increases net profit amid pandemic
Budvar, the Czech brewer that has been in a long legal dispute with U.S. giant Anheuser-Busch over use of the “Budweiser” brand, has increased its net profit by almost 10% amid record output as the pandemic saw people drink less in bars and more at home (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Representativeness of Czech in-depth accident data - Z ůvala R, Bucsuházy K, Valentová V, Frič J.
Road accident occurrence is often the result of driving system malfunctions, and road safety improvements need to focus on all basic driving components--the vehicle, road infrastructure, and road users. Only focusing on one type of improvement does not nec... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Scotland left feeling Schick, and a parrot
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jim Burke, Jacob Steinberg and Ewan Murray to discuss Scotland’s 2-0 defeat to Czech Republic (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Effectiveness evaluation of section speed control in Czech motorway work zones - Ambros J, Turek R, Elgner J, K řivánková Z, Valentová V.
The goal of section speed control is to increase speed limit compliance in the monitored road sections, decrease speed variance and improve traffic safety. General experience with section speed control on motorways is positive, with significant improvement... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

RDD2020: An annotated image dataset for automatic road damage detection using deep learning - Arya D, Maeda H, Ghosh SK, Toshniwal D, Sekimoto Y.
This data article provides details for the RDD2020 dataset comprising 26,336 road images from India, Japan, and the Czech Republic with more than 31,000 instances of road damage. The dataset captures four types of road damage: longitudinal cracks, transver... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The impact of the covid-19 movement restrictions on the road traffic in the Czech Republic during the state of emergency - Simunek M, Smutny Z, Dolezel M.
This article aims to present the main impacts of the COVID-19 movement restrictions on the road traffic in the Czech Republic, measured during the first epi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 1, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Russia puts the Czech Republic on an official enemies list
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Source: Reuters: Health - May 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

4th Czech health minister resigns since start of pandemic
The Czech Republic has lost its fourth health minister since the coronavirus pandemic struck last year (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Novel method of labeling DNA bases for sequencing
(Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry of the Czech Academy of Sciences (IOCB Prague)) A research team headed by Michal Hocek of IOCB Prague (Czech Republic) and Ciara K. O'Sullivan of Universitat Rovira i Virgili (Spain) have developed a novel method for labeling DNA, which in the future can be used for sequencing DNA by means of electrochemical detection. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - May 18, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Russia included only the United States and the Czech Republic in the list of its enemies
The Russian authorities included only the United States and the Czech Republic in the list of unfriendly countries. The corresponding (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Russia ’s Sputnik Diplomacy
This article was originally published in the community blog Persuasion.   Follow @IPSNewsUNBureau !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs');   Excerpt: The writer is a journalist and managing editor of Armando.info, an investigative journalism site. (Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health)
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Valentina Lares Tags: Development & Aid Featured Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Czechs light nearly 30,000 candles to honor COVID-19 victims
Czechs have lit candles at Prague Castle as the hard-hit nation pays its respects to the country's nearly 30,000 dead (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Czechs rejoice as stores reopen; honor COVID-19 victims
The Czech Republic is massively relaxing its coronavirus restrictions as the hard-hit nation pays its respects to the country's nearly 30,000 dead (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Comparative analysis of two almost identical traffic accidents - Kost íková M, Bucsuházy K, Moravcová P, Zeleny M, Makarčuková T, Matuchová E, Mikulec R.
In the Czech Republic, 1 500 suicides are committed in average per year approximately. Only in a  small percentage has been used vehicle as a tool. Prove suicidal intent in a fatal road accident has been difficult, but mostly these accidents have similar... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Czech Republic will be first former eastern bloc country to legalise gay marriage
The Czech Republic is set to become the first country in the former eastern bloc to legalise gay marriage after MPs passed a new... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Free & Accessible Vaccine is Just out of Reach for Palestinians
Young Palestinians drive their boat along the coast near the Gaza Sea port, selling boat rides as a way to earn a living. Credit: Laila Barhoum/ Oxfam By Laila BarhoumGAZA, Apr 29 2021 (IPS) We were able to keep the coronavirus at bay for five months in Gaza, the densely populated Palestinian strip of land surrounded by Israel that I call home. But the Coronavirus doesn’t respect walls or artificial borders. While preparations were made for the pandemic to inevitably breach a blockade so few Palestinians can, we waited for it to come for us. And it did. In one of the most sealed off places in the world, we knew the ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Laila Barhoum Tags: Aid Development & Aid Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Czech Republic expels 81 Russian diplomats and staff in total from Russians Prague Embassy
The Czechs said they were matching Russia’s expulsion of Czech diplomats after Prague said Moscow was behind a deadly 2014 blast. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Czechs order Russia to sharply cut embassy staffing, leading to expulsion of over 60 Russian diplomats
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Source: Reuters: Health - April 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Czechia to expell additional 60 members of Russia embassy
Česko vyhostí dalších sedm desítek zaměstnanců ruského velvyslanectví. Vyplývá to ze čtvrtečního oznámení ministra zahraničí Jakuba... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The war against Russia's spies just cost Putin billions from a cancelled nuclear contract
Moscow and Czechia are expelling each others' "diplomats" in a conflict over Russia's campaign of sabotage in Europe. Czechia also cancelled a... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Russia Expels 20 Czech Diplomats as Tensions Escalate
On Saturday, Prague kicked out 18 Russian diplomats after accusing Russia of being behind an attack on an ammunition depot. On Sunday,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Russia expels Czech diplomats over explosion row
The Czech Republic has accused Russia of being involved in a blast at a munitions factory in 2014. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Condemnation of Russia as secret agents linked to Czech explosion - BBC News
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Source: Reuters: Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EU to discuss alleged Russian link to 2014 blast in Czech Republic
Russia said on Sunday Czech accusations that Russian spy services were behind an explosion in an ammunition depot were unfounded and... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Russian suspects in Salisbury poisoning linked to blast in Czech Republic
The suspects of the 2018 novichok nerve agent poisoning of Sergei and Yulia Skripal in Salisbury, England, have been linked to a 2014... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Salisbury poisoning agents 'linked to Czech blast'
The Czech Republic has expelled 18 Russian diplomats in retaliation following the explosion claim. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Czechs expel Russian embassy staff, PM says suspected Russian link in arms depot explosion
The Czech Republic is expelling 18 staff from the Russian embassy due to suspicion Russian intelligence services were involved in an... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Czech Republic - Czech police hunt two men with names matching Skripal suspects
News follows announcement of expulsion of 18 Russia diplomats identified as spies linked to 2014 blast that killed two people (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Czech government accuse Russia of involvement in explosion, expel 18 Russian Embassy staff
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Russian spies found to be behind military storage facility explosion in the Czech Republic in 2014
Policie pracuje s verzí, že chtěli v roce 2014 znehodnotit zásilku zbraní pro Ukrajinu. Česko vyhostí osmnáct ruských diplomatů (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Czech Republic expels 18 Russian embassy staff over 2014 blast
The Czech Republic has accused Russian intelligence of being involved in a 2014 explosion at a military ammunition warehouse. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news