Fixed-wing motorized aircraft accidents: analysis of injury severity and concomitant factors (2000-2019) - Liebold F, Hippler C, Schmitz J, Y ücetepe S, Rothschild M, Hinkelbein J.
BACKGROUND: There is a paucity of research on general aviation accidents in Germany. The authorities investigate only a fraction of all national accidents. The current study analyzes existing accident reports and aims to identify injury severity in regard ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Abuse of non-opioid analgesics in Germany: prevalence and associations among self-medicated users - Rauschert C, Seitz NN, Olderbak S, Pogarell O, Dreischulte T, Kraus L.
This study aimed to esti... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Pedohebephilia and perceived non-coercive childhood sexual experiences: two non-matched case-control studies - Jahnke S, Schmidt AF, Hoyer J.
Research on the link between childhood sexual abuse experiences (CSAE) and pedohebephilia is limited by its focus on events that the respondents rate as abusive. We asked 199 German-speaking (Study 1) and 632 English-speaking (Study 2) men with and without... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

School-based alcohol prevention with virtual reality - Stock C, Prediger C, Hrynyschyn R, Helmer S.
Risky alcohol consumption among adolescents continues to be of high public health relevance in Germany. Therefore, preventive measures should promote the skills of adolescents to deal with alcohol and peer pressure. Interactive and gender-sensitive primary... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Meet the former Nazi rocket scientist who all too accurately saw the future | John Naughton
As well as serving in the SS and a second act as a Nasa engineer, Wernher von Braun wrote a Martian sci-fi novel with a prescient twist …I recently read (and greatly enjoyed)V2, Robert Harris ’s absorbing second world war thriller about British attempts to locate and destroy the base in the Netherlands from which Hitler’s “Retaliation Weapon 2” – those devastating rocket-powered bombs aimed at London – were launched. Harris is famous for the meticulous research that underpins his plots andV2 is no exception. For me, a particularly interesting aspect of the novel was his portrayal ofWernher von Braun, the Germ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 14, 2022 Category: Science Authors: John Naughton Tags: Space Science fiction books Nasa Second world war Robert Harris Nazism Culture Source Type: news

Hope for heart attack patients as scientists use stem cells to repair damaged organ in pigs
Scientists from Germany, Sweden and the drug company AstraZeneca were able to regenerate heart cells in pigs using human ventricular progenitor (HVPs) cells. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HRT products could be shipped to UK from Europe next week
Regulator expected to consent to import of hormone replacement pills and patches from FranceExtra supplies of hormone replacement therapy products could be shipped to the UK from France and Poland as soon as next week, a major manufacturer has said after crisis meetings were held to addressthe nationwide shortage.Tina Backhouse, the general UK manager at Theramex, which makes about a dozen HRT drugs, including Bijuva pills and Femseven patches, said the company needed special permission to bring in products from France that were not licensed in the UK. Theramex ’s products are mainly made in Germany, and some are only li...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 13, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Julia Kollewe Tags: Menopause Pharmaceuticals industry Women's health Drugs Business Life and style Science Society UK news & wellbeing Source Type: news

HRT products could be sent to UK from mainland Europe next week
Regulator expected to consent to import of hormone replacement pills and patches from FranceExtra supplies of hormone replacement therapy products could be shipped to the UK from France and Poland as soon as next week, a major manufacturer has said after crisis meetings were held to addressthe nationwide shortage.Tina Backhouse, the general UK manager at Theramex, which makes about a dozen HRT drugs, including Bijuva pills and Femseven patches, said the company needed special permission to bring in products from France that were not licensed in the UK. Theramex ’s products are mainly made in Germany, and some are only li...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 13, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Julia Kollewe Tags: Menopause Pharmaceuticals industry Women's health Drugs Business Life and style Science Society UK news & wellbeing Source Type: news

Africa: Maintaining the momentum for pandemic response and Prioritizing Preparedness - 2nd COVID- ⁠19 Co-Host Statement
[White House] Washington, DC -- On May 12, under the leadership of the United States, Belize, Germany, Indonesia, and Senegal, global leaders from across the world's economies, civil society, and the private sector gathered for the 2nd Global COVID-19 Summit.   Summit participants made major new policy and financial commitments to make vaccines available to those at highest risk, to expand access to tests and treatments, and to prevent future health crises.  These are linked here.  Success in these areas is achievable (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 12, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Africa: Maintaining Pandemic Response Momentum, Prioritising Preparedness - 2nd Covid- ⁠19 Co-Host Statement
[White House] Washington, DC -- On May 12, under the leadership of the United States, Belize, Germany, Indonesia, and Senegal, global leaders from across the world's economies, civil society, and the private sector gathered for the 2nd Global COVID-19 Summit.   Summit participants made major new policy and financial commitments to make vaccines available to those at highest risk, to expand access to tests and treatments, and to prevent future health crises.  These are linked here.  Success in these areas is achievable, but (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 12, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Pediatric intensive care unit admissions after adolescent suicide attempts during the pandemic - Bruns N, Willemsen L, Stang A, Kowall B, Holtkamp K, Kamp O, Dudda M, Hey F, Hoffmann F, Blankenburg J, Eifinger F, Fuchs H, Haase R, Baier J, Andr ée C, Heldmann M, Maldera V, Potratz J, Kurz D, Mand N, Doerfel C, Rothoeft T, Schultz M, Ohlert M, Silkenbäumer K, Boesing T, Indraswari F, Niemann F, Jahn P, Merker M, Braun N, Brevis Nunez F, Engler M, Heimann K, Brasche M, Wolf G, Freymann H, Dercks M, Hoppenz M, Felderhoff-Muser U, Dohna-Schw ake C.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The worldwide SARS-CoV-2 virus pandemic challenges adolescents' mental health. The aim of this study was to compare the number of pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) admissions after suicide attempts during the first German lock... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 12, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

ViewRay highlights presentation at ESTRO 2022
Image-guided radiation therapy ViewRay is highlighting research presented a...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Viewray achieves milestone with MRIdian rad therapy ViewRay wins MRIdian order in Germany ViewRay reports revenue increases for Q4, fiscal year ViewRay gets FDA nod for updated MRIdian ViewRay nets order from Northside Hospital (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 10, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Africa: World Leaders Urged to Make Firm Commitments at Second Global COVID-19 Summit
[WHO] Geneva -- This week, world leaders will gather to consider crucial next steps in the global COVID-19 response. We applaud the co-hosts of the Second Global COVID-19 Summit -- the United States, Belize, Germany, Indonesia and Senegal -- for bringing together governments from across the globe to make concrete commitments to vaccinate the world, save lives now and build better health security. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 10, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Africa: Second COVID- ⁠19 Summit to Convene Virtually on May 12
[White House] Washington, DC -- The United States as first COVID Summit Chair, Belize, as CARICOM Chair; Germany, holding the G7 Presidency; Indonesia, holding the G20 Presidency; and Senegal as African Union Chair, will co-host the second Global COVID-19 Summit, which will be held virtually on Thursday, May 12, 2022. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 10, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

How Putin Co-opted Russia ’s Biggest Holiday
The commemoration of victory over Nazi Germany in World War II has been skewed for political purposes. #nazigermany #putin #worldwarii #biggestholidaythe (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news