A former anorexic shares how she has come to love her body after identifying her triggers
Lola Pähkinämäki, 30, was five-and-a-half stone at her lowest weight. The influencer, from Finland, suffered with anorexia since the age of 16 until a spinal cord injury helped her learn her triggers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Russians head to the borders and take to the streets to protest Putin's draft
Russian men flocked to border crossings with Finland, Georgia, and other neighboring nations Saturday, waiting in long lines to flee President Vladimir Putin’s “partial mobilization&#82… #russians #vladimirputin #bordercrossings (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Impact of direct hand hygiene observations and feedback on hand hygiene compliance among nurses and doctors in medical and surgical wards: an eight-year observational study
Background: The improvement of hand hygiene compliance (HHC) is vital for preventing healthcare-associated infections (HAIs). Aim: To determine whether observation and feedback influences HHC among nurses and doctors in surgical and medical wards, and whether these actions impact HAI incidence. Methods: In this longitudinal observational study, HHC and the incidence of HAIs were observed in six medical and seven surgical wards in a tertiary hospital in Finland from May 2013 to December 2020. Data of the observations of five hand hygiene (HH) moments were collected from the hospital HH and the HAI monitoring registries. F...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psychosis, Bipolar Disorder May Be Predictable Years Before Disease Onset
Half of those who developed psychosis and bipolar disorder in Finland had attended Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - September 13, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Neurology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Psychosis, Bipolar Disorder May Be Predictable Years Before Disease Onset
TUESDAY, Sept. 13, 2022 -- Half of all psychosis and bipolar diagnoses in Finland occurred in individuals who had attended Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) during childhood or adolescence, according to a study published online... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 13, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Does children's fear matter? Evaluating children's positions in Finnish court decisions on stalking - Koulu S, Nikupeteri A, Laitinen M, Lohiniva-Kerkel ä M.
Children are at particular risk when one parent is targeted by the other parent's stalking behaviors post-separation. In this article, we explore how court decisions position children when assessing fear, distress, and unlawfulness in cases of parental sta... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Unhealthy Gums Could Up Your Odds for Dementia
MONDAY, Sept. 12, 2022 -- Gum disease has far-reaching effects and may increase your odds of developing dementia, a new study suggests. In a review of 47 previously published studies, researchers in Finland found that tooth loss, deep pockets... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 12, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Post-mortem oxycodone blood concentrations of hospitalized cancer and surgery patients compared with fatal poisonings - Kriikku P, Kalso E, Ojanper ä I.
In this study, all oxycodone-related medico-legal cases where death had occurred in a hospital or nursing home in Finland were investigated to determine... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 10, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Dementia: Patients with gum disease are 23% more likely to get memory-robbing disorder, study finds
Researchers from the University of Eastern Finland in Kuopio found people suffering with gum disease and tooth loss are 23 per cent more likely to suffer with cognitive decline. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 8, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Many Factors Linked With Higher, Lower Risk for Hand Eczema Many Factors Linked With Higher, Lower Risk for Hand Eczema
All atopic diseases -- not only atopic dermatitis -- and environmental and parental factors may be linked with hand eczema, researchers in Finland report.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - September 7, 2022 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Source Type: news

Epidemiology and aetiology of sport-related nasal fractures: analysis of 599 Finnish patients - Manninen IK, Klockars T, M äkinen LK, Blomgren K.
[The publisher has not provided an abstract for this article.] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 5, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Europe Girds for Energy Market Turbulence After Russian Gas Cut
Governments in Sweden and Finland announced billions of dollars in guarantees over the weekend to keep power markets functioning. #gascutgovernments (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 4, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Adolescent cannabis use, depression and anxiety disorders in the Northern Finland Birth Cohort 1986 - Mustonen A, Hielscher E, Miettunen J, Denissoff A, Alakokkare AE, Scott JG, Niemela S.
BACKGROUND: Cannabis use has been associated with increased risk of psychiatric disorders. However, associations between adolescent cannabis use, depression and anxiety disorders are inconsistently reported in longitudinal samples. AIMS: To study associati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 3, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Össur Acquires Naked Prosthetics
HÄMEENLINNA, Finland, Aug. 29, 2022 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Össur has acquired Naked Prosthetics, a leading provider of durable, custom and functional finger prostheses for finger and partial hand amputees, with effect from ... Devices, Orthopaedic, Mergers & Acquisitions Össur , Naked Prosthetics (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - August 29, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Sanna Marin party scandal: Finland PM has women posting dancing videos
Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin, 36, has found herself under fire after footage of her singing and dancing with celebrities was leaked to the local press last week. #sannamarin #dancingvideos #partyscandal (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news