"Lock and protect": development of a digital decision aid to support lethal means counseling in parents of suicidal youth - Asarnow JR, Zullo L, Ernestus SM, Venables CW, Goldston DB, Tunno AM, Betz ME.
OBJECTIVE: Reducing access to lethal methods is an effective suicide prevention strategy that is often neglected in routine care. Digital interventions have shown promise for addressing such gaps in care; and decision aids have proven useful for supporting... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

ANCHOR Findings May Usher In New Standards for Anal Cancer in HIV ANCHOR Findings May Usher In New Standards for Anal Cancer in HIV
For the first time, researchers have shown that treating anal HSIL lesions prevents cancer progression in HIV.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: HIV/AIDS News Source Type: news

Eacs 2021 eacs 2021
Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from EACS 2021Medscape HIV/AIDS (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: None Conference Coverage Source Type: news

Malawi: UNAIDS Rates Malawi Highly On HIV and Aids Prevention and Management
[Nyasa Times] Malawi has received a standing ovation from the United Nations Programme on HIV and Aids (UNAIDS) for demonstrating high political will in the prevention and management of HIV and Aids, as the country accelerates towards the global target of ending the epidemic by 2030. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - October 27, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Addressing the Needs of a Transgender Patient With HIV Who Was Not Feeling Heard Addressing the Needs of a Transgender Patient With HIV Who Was Not Feeling Heard
Monica Gandhi, MD, MPH, reflects on how she was able to build trust with a transgender patient who did not feel that her concerns about HIV treatment were being heard.Medscape (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: HIV/AIDS MDAngle Source Type: news

Malawi: National Aids Commission to Review National HIV and Aids Response On Tuesday
[Nyasa Times] Taxpayer-funded National Aids Commission (NAC) has disclosed that its Joint Annual Review (JAR) of the National Response to the HIV and AIDS epidemic will take place on 26th October 2021 at the Crossroads Hotel in Lilongwe. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 26, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Eliminating Aids in the UK is within our grasp
Ministers have committed to end new transmissions of HIV by 2030 — but they must commit to fully funding the means (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 25, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The ‘Safe Supply’ Movement Aims to Curb Drug Deaths Linked to the Opioid Crisis
On a morning Zoom call, a group of Canadian mothers give their full attention to a young man from the Drug User Liberation Front. At 26, Jeremy Kalicum is the age some of their kids would be if they had not died of accidental overdoses. “We’re just sick of it. We’re sick of our friends dying.”Kalicum’s tone is urgent as he walks the moms through a PowerPoint presentation explaining why the Liberation Front, known as DULF, wants to protest on International Overdose Awareness Day and hand out illicit drugs. These wouldn’t be the kind that killed their sons and daughters, he assures them; t...
Source: TIME: Health - October 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Paul Moakley Tags: Uncategorized feature nationpod photography Source Type: news

Global Cascade of Care for Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection Global Cascade of Care for Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection
This systematic review assessing data on the HCV care cascade in various countries and populations reveals that DAA treatment uptake in most countries is sub-optimal.Journal of Viral Hepatitis (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

COVID-19 in Hospitalized HIV-Positive and Negative Patients COVID-19 in Hospitalized HIV-Positive and Negative Patients
In what ways do the characteristics and outcomes of hospitalized COVID-19 patients differ between those with and without HIV?HIV Medicine (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: HIV/AIDS Journal Article Source Type: news

World ’ s Deadliest Malaria Parasite Dominance in Africa Could Be Over – Experts
A child health consultation at Obunga Dispensary in Homa Bay, one of the eight counties participating in the malaria vaccine pilot program. Credit: Joyce Chimbi/IPSBy Joyce ChimbiNairobi, Kenya, Oct 25 2021 (IPS) One morning in 2016, Lillian Nekesa’s 3-year-old woke up with flu-like classic symptoms of malaria. This was not Kevin’s first encounter with the killer disease. Kevin was nonetheless not immediately rushed to Busia County Referral Hospital for advanced treatment in keeping with his severe symptoms. Nekesa rushed him to a village dispensary because the referral hospital is an hour’s walk away fr...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Joyce Chimbi Tags: Africa COVID-19 Development & Aid Featured Headlines Health Human Rights Inequity TerraViva United Nations ​#Health​ #MalariaVaccine Kenya Source Type: news

Treating Hepatis C Virus and Opioid Use Disorder Together Benefits Patients
This study found that people with hepatitis C virus (HCV) who inject drugs, offering buprenorphine treatment for opioid use disorder at the same location as HCV treatment resulted in high rates of buprenorphine initiation. People who started and maintained buprenorphine during HCV treatment … (Source: NIDA News)
Source: NIDA News - October 25, 2021 Category: Addiction Tags: Hepatitis, HIV or AIDS, NIDA Notes, Opioids, Treatment Source Type: news

Uganda: Researchers in Uganda Start Trials for HIV Injectable Drug
[VOA] Kampala -- Uganda has kickstarted a trial for the injectable HIV drugs cabotegravir and rilpivirine. Researchers and those living with HIV say the trial will likely end pill fatigue, fight stigma, improve adherence and ensure patients get the right dosage. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - October 23, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

How to sleep: The 30-second rhythmic exercise that induces sleep within ‘four minutes’
SLEEP deprivation has become a global epidemic, with up to 30 percent of people in developed countries suffering from chronic insomnia. While many resort to medication to fix their sleep woes, certain DIY techniques have also proven successful aids in the past. One method put forward by a professor, could induce sleep in less time than it takes to eat a bowl of cereal. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cities in Francophone West Africa Add Over 350,000 New Family Planning Users
October 25, 2021Over 350,000 new contraceptive users were added in 12 cities throughout francophone West Africa over the past five years.The Challenge Initiative’s (TCI) West Africa Hub, led by IntraHealth International, contributed to these results by working with local health systems, young people, religious and government leaders, and community health workers to increase access to family planning.Since 2016, TCI’s francophone West Africa Hub has used a comprehensive approach to improve contraceptive use in six countries: Côte d’Ivoire, Benin, Burkina Faso, Senegal, Niger, and Mali. In partnership...
Source: IntraHealth International - October 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: kseaton Tags: Benin Burkina Faso C ôte d’Ivoire Mali Niger Senegal The Challenge Initiative Family Planning & Reproductive Health Community Engagement Youth Source Type: news

Hearing aids: incumbents have a sound basis to withstand disruption
US regulatory shake-up will mainly effect people who would otherwise have gone without (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 22, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

NGOs Scramble to Dampen COVID-19's Impact on People Living With HIV NGOs Scramble to Dampen COVID-19's Impact on People Living With HIV
South African domestic worker Mabuyi Dlamini always dreaded the bumpy, day-long minibus journey she had to make each month to pick up her HIV medication from the nearest clinic in KwaZulu-Natal province.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - October 21, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

For Stronger HIV Services in South Sudan, This Team Looks to the Data
By Alfred Okiria, Project director, South Sudan ; Katherine Seaton, Communications writer/editor, IntraHealth International A nurse draws blood to test for HIV and begins counseling a client at the Saint Bakhita Health Centre in Yei, South Sudan. Photo by Trevor Snapp for IntraHealth International.October 21, 2021What does it take to keep HIV services available despite limited resources, political unrest and violence, and a pandemic?For Alfred Okiria, IntraHealth International’s project director for theStrengthening National Capacity for Integrated HIV/AIDS Health Data Collection, Use, and Dissemination in Supp...
Source: IntraHealth International - October 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: kseaton Tags: HIV & AIDS Digital Health Measurement Analytics Source Type: news

JVC launches new monitor
JVC has launched a new CL-S600 6-megapixel monitor for diagnostic radiology.Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Hyper Vision readies launch of augmented reality headset Volpara forms partnership with RevealDx JVC debuts new display for imaging JVC Kenwood aids Turkish Radiological Society Totoku adopts JVC brand (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 21, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Notes from the Field: Pediatric HIV Outbreak in Ratodero, Pakistan - April 2019-April 2020
This report describes surveillance of an outbreak of Pediatric HIV in Ratodero, Pakistan. (Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - October 21, 2021 Category: American Health Tags: HIV/AIDS HIV/AIDS and STDs MMWR Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report Outbreaks Pediatric Patients Source Type: news

HIV Infection and HIV-Associated Behaviors Among Persons Who Inject Drugs - 23 Metropolitan Statistical Areas, United States, 2018
This report describes HIV prevalence among persons who inject drugs during 2018. (Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - October 21, 2021 Category: American Health Tags: HIV/AIDS HIV/AIDS and STDs MMWR Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report Source Type: news

HHS: Nominations to the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS; Solicitation of Nominations for Appointment to Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PACHA)
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) is seeking nominations for membership on the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PACHA). PACHA provides advice, information, and recommendations to the Secretary of HHS regarding programs and policies intended to promote effective prevention and care of HIV infection and AIDS. Nominations are due by January 3, 2022. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - October 21, 2021 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

FDA Proposes New Rule for Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids FDA Proposes New Rule for Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids
The long-awaited proposal would offer a new category of affordable over-the-counter hearing aids for nearly 30 million Americans who report mild or moderate hearing loss.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

What If Your Patient Refuses to Take Off Their Clothes? What If Your Patient Refuses to Take Off Their Clothes?
Many patients feel reluctant to undress for a medical examination. Here's how to set them at ease and get them on board.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - October 20, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

FDA Eases Access to Cheaper Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids
Title: FDA Eases Access to Cheaper Over-the-Counter Hearing AidsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/19/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/20/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Hearing General)
Source: MedicineNet Hearing General - October 20, 2021 Category: Audiology Source Type: news

FDA: Medical Devices; Ear, Nose, and Throat Devices; Establishing Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids
Notice of proposed rule from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposing to establish a regulatory category for over-the-counter (OTC) hearing aids to improve access to hearing aid technology for people 18 years old or older. This notice is also proposing related amendments to update the regulatory framework for hearing aids. Includes considerations for hearing aid access in rural and underserved communities. Comments on the proposed rule are due by January 18, 2022. Comments on the information collection are due by November 19, 2021. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - October 20, 2021 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

FDA Moves to Make Some Hearing Aids Available Without a Prescription
The proposed rule could make it easier for Americans with mild to moderate hearing impairments to get the devices. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emily Anthes Tags: your-feed-science Hearing Aids Ears and Hearing United States Politics and Government Medical Devices Regulation and Deregulation of Industry Food and Drug Administration Source Type: news

FDA Proposes New Rule for Over-The-Counter Hearing Aids
The FDA issued a landmark proposal Tuesday that would offer over-the-counter hearing aids to nearly 30 million Americans with mild-to-moderate hearing loss. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Navigating Benefits, Pitfalls of Social Media as a Female Doctor Navigating Benefits, Pitfalls of Social Media as a Female Doctor
Social media can be hazardous, especially for women, but for healthcare professionals who care about their careers and their patients, maintaining a presence on social media is a must, say experts.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - October 19, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Hearing Aids and Personal Sound Amplification Products: What to Know
Learn about hearing aids, personal sound amplification products, and the proposed change to how you can get hearing aids. (Source: FDA Consumer Health Information Updates)
Source: FDA Consumer Health Information Updates - October 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: FDA Source Type: news

US regulators lay out plan for over-the-counter hearing aids
U.S. health officials are laying out plans to let most Americans buy hearing aids without a prescription (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Inbox Time Linked to Reduced Odds of Physician Turnover
And increase in mean total messages received per day seen for physicians during March 2020 to June 2021 (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - October 19, 2021 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Rheumat Source Type: news

FDA Expands Use of HIV Drug to Young Children FDA Expands Use of HIV Drug to Young Children
The lower dose of Biktarvy is now approved for pediatric patients weighing at least 14 kg and for adults.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - October 19, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: HIV/AIDS News Alert Source Type: news

Countdown to ZERO IMMUNITY... vaccine victims are seeing their immune response drop by about 5% each week, with long-term consequences mirroring AIDS
(Natural News) A bombshell report published by The Expose (UK) is entitled, “A comparison of official Government reports suggest the Fully Vaccinated are developing Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome.” Since this is being instigated by vaccine injections, I’m calling it “Injected Immunodeficiency Syndrome,” or “IIDS.” As The Expose explains, following a detailed analysis of UK PHE Vaccine... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Two- vs Three-Drug InSTI Regimens in HIV Two- vs Three-Drug InSTI Regimens in HIV
How do these InSTI-based regimens compare in the treatment of virologically suppressed HIV patients?HIV Medicine (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - October 18, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: HIV/AIDS Journal Article Source Type: news

COVID-19 Disease Trajectories Among Nursing Home Residents COVID-19 Disease Trajectories Among Nursing Home Residents
This study revealed that while nursing home residents with COVID-19 experienced a variable clinical course, the course of the disease was prolonged, regardless of the severity of their symptoms.Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - October 18, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Internal Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Are covid "vaccines" giving people AIDS? Immune system functions are dropping around 5% EACH WEEK in those who were vaccinated
(Natural News) The latest data from the United Kingdom’s PHE Vaccine Surveillance Report suggests that people who have been “fully vaccinated” for the Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) are losing about five percent of their immune systems per week. Doubly injected people between the ages of 40 and 70 have already lost about 40 percent of the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Armed conflict, HIV, and syndemic risk markers of mental distress, alcohol misuse, and intimate partner violence among couples in Uganda - Mootz JJ, Basaraba CN, Corbeil T, Johnson K, Kubanga KP, Wainberg ML, Khoshnood K.
Northeastern Uganda has suffered from protracted armed conflict and HIV/AIDS and has some of the highest rates of intimate partner violence (IPV) globally. Little is known about how exposure to conflict and HIV influence individuals' syndemic risk markers ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

House: Racial Bias in Clinical Decision Support'Unacceptable'House: Racial Bias in Clinical Decision Support'Unacceptable '
Ways and Means report cites numerous examples of how these biases harm patients; professional societies divided on what to do about it.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Effect of hearing aids on body balance function in non-reverberant condition: a posturographic study - Ninomiya C, Hiraumi H, Yonemoto K, Sato H.
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of hearing aids on body balance function in a strictly controlled auditory environment. METHODS: We recorded the findings of 10 experienced hearing aid users and 10 normal-hearing part... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

HAAM names new CEO
Paul Scott was named the new CEO for the Health Alliance for Austin Musicians on Oct. 13. HAAM is a nonprofit that connects Austin musicians with affordable health care, a mission central to the city's artistic identity that took on special importance during the pandemic. Scott was previously vice president of engagement with Vivent Health, which helps people with AIDS. He had been pr esident and CEO of AIDS Services of Austin when it merged with Vivent in 2020. Prior to that, Scott was executive… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Will Anderson Source Type: news

HAAM names new CEO
Paul Scott was named the new CEO for the Health Alliance for Austin Musicians on Oct. 13. HAAM is a nonprofit that connects Austin musicians with affordable health care, a mission central to the city's artistic identity that took on special importance during the pandemic. Scott was previously vice president of engagement with Vivent Health, which helps people with AIDS. He had been pr esident and CEO of AIDS Services of Austin when it merged with Vivent in 2020. Prior to that, Scott was executive… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Will Anderson Source Type: news

Namibia: U.S. Donates Sports Equipment to Prevent HIV, Sexual Violence Among Boys
[Namibia Economist] The U.S.government funded Namibia Adherence and Retention Project (NARP) donated 100 footballs, 24 whistles, two-goal nets, two stopwatches and 20 chess boards to Learners of the Moses van der Byl Primary School in Katutura, Windhoek, and seven other Khomas schools. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - October 15, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Limited or No Access to Essential Diagnostic Tools for Many in Middle- and Low-Income Countries Limited or No Access to Essential Diagnostic Tools for Many in Middle- and Low-Income Countries
Two new reports highlight the lack of essential diagnostic tools in middle- and low- income countries and suggest that closing the diagnostics gap could save millions of lives annually.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - October 14, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Apple Studying Potential of AirPods as Health Device
Earbuds could be offered as hearing aids and include an in-ear thermometer and posture warnings. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria: Over 3,000 Babies Tested HIV/Aids Positive in the Last Four Years - Report
[Premium Times] The report by the National AIDS and STIs Control Programme shows that out of 73,422 samples tested between 2017 and 2020, 3,409 returned positive. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - October 13, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Nigeria: Govt Commences Distribution of 2.5 Million HIV Kits for Testing Pregnant Women, Says Nascp
[This Day] Calabar -- Federal government has said that it is commencing the distribution of a new innovative HIV test kits for testing of pregnant women in the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - October 13, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Nigeria: Govt Deploying 2.5 Million HIV Test Kits for Pregnant Women - NASCP
[This Day] The federal government has said that it is commencing the distribution of a new innovative HIV test kits for testing of pregnant women in the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - October 13, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Africa: Africa CDC Welcomes Historic Go-Ahead for Malaria Vaccine
[African Union] The African continent is making headway in the fight against malaria among young children. Being at the forefront in establishing, strengthening, and supporting member states in disease control and surveillance for priority diseases including HIV and AIDs, tuberculosis, malaria, COIVD-19, hepatitis, and non-communicable diseases in the region, the African Union (AU) through the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) has welcomed the World Health Organization's (WHO) historic go-ahea (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - October 11, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Do hearing aids prevent falls? Commentary on study from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey - Powell DS, Jiang K, Deal JA, Reed NS.
PURPOSE This letter serves to underscore the importance of understanding the relationship between hearing loss treatment and falls and to provide additional clarity and commentary on the interpretation of the results by Riska et al. (2021). With the salien... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news