The sting of a white flannel moth caterpillar (Novape ovina) - Michienzi AE, Holstege EP, Cole RJ, Charlton NP.
The purpose of this report is to describe a case of urticarial dermatitis, or erucism, caused by the white flannel moth caterpillar (Norape ovina) in central Virginia. Many caterpillars are known to cause erucism, with the puss caterpillar (Megalopyge oper... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 20, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Non-Human Animals and Insects Source Type: news

‘Some things can’t be repaired’: how do you recover when a friend betrays you?
With the ‘Wagatha Christie’ trial poring over the destruction of a celebrity friendship, four people share their experiences of treachery and traumaAsthe libel suit between Rebekah Vardy and Coleen Rooney rumbles on in the high court, the public has heard weeks of claims and counterclaims about Instagram stings, paparazzi ambushes andphones lost in the sea. But one thing has been clear from the outset: one of the two women has been betrayed. Either, as Rooney claims, Vardy sold stories about her fellow Wag to the Sun, or, asVardy maintains, Rooney ’s baseless accusation has dragged her good name through the mud.It is...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 19, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Sirin Kale Tags: Friendship Life and style Society Psychology Coleen Rooney Rebekah Vardy UK news Source Type: news

A little preparation and common sense go a long way in the great outdoors
If you ’re heading for the great outdoors, be sure to bring along some common sense. That’s the best way to reduce the chances that a bite, sting, cut, scrape, burn, blister, rash, sprain, strain, more serious injury or other mishap will spoil your outdoor adventure. “Knowing your limits, not tryin g to do too much, knowing where you’re going and what you might encounter there and being aware of the environment you’re in are the best ways to avoid problems outdoors,” said Dr. Henderson… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - May 14, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist Source Type: news

Neutralizing dromedary-derived nanobodies against boti-like toxin from the most hazardous scorpion venom in the Middle East and North Africa region - Ben Abderrazek R, Ksouri A, Idoudi F, Dhaouadi S, Hamdi E, Vincke C, Farah A, Benlasfar Z, Majdoub H, El Ayeb M, Muyldermans S, Bouhaouala-Zahar B.
Scorpion envenoming is a severe health problem in many regions causing significant clinical toxic effects and fatalities. In the Middle East/North Africa (MENA) region, Buthidae scorpion stings are responsible for devastating toxic outcomes in human. The o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 9, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Non-Human Animals and Insects Source Type: news

BVI premier accused of cocaine trafficking granted bail in Miami
Judge rejects prosecutors’ claim that Andrew Fahie, arrested in DEA drug sting, could flee US if freed from prison #prosecutors #bvi #drugsting #andrewfahie #dea (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 4, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

British Virgin Islands premier arrested on cocaine charges in US sting operation
Andrew Fahie is charged with conspiring to import drug into the US and money laundering by the Drug Enforcement Agency #drugenforcementagency #stingoperation #britishvirginislands #andrewfahie (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

STING-Mediated Innate Immunity: How One Discovery Unlocked New Possibilities
Activating STING-mediated innate immunity requires second messenger molecules to bind onto the protein. In this next part of our series, we will delve deeper into the discovery that uncovered a new group of second messengers that may help to control inflammation during Covid-19. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 26, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: William A. Haseltine, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation business pharma & Source Type: news

STING: It Takes Two To Tango
A new discovery uncovered a previously hidden binding site on a key immune protein known as STING that may enhance protection against infection. Knowing when to activate or inhibit this protein may be the key to controlling the widespread inflammatory consequences of Covid-19. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 21, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: William A. Haseltine, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation business pharma & Source Type: news

Over-the-Scope-Clips Endoscopy Tops Standard Endoscopy for Upper GI Bleeding Over-the-Scope-Clips Endoscopy Tops Standard Endoscopy for Upper GI Bleeding
In experienced hands, first-line endoscopy with over-the-scope-clips outperforms standard endoscopic treatment in patients with acute non-variceal upper GI bleeding at high risk of rebleeding, according to results of the STING-2 trial.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - April 1, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Disney employees among 108 arrested in Florida human trafficking sting: police
Detectives in Polk County, Florida, say dozens were arrested during an operation focused on human trafficking, prostitution and child predators. #detectives #policedetectives #polkcounty (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Disney employees and former judge among 108 arrested in human trafficking sting, Florida police say
Authorities arrested 108 people, including alleged child sexual predators and those seeking prostitutes. #prostitutes (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Disney, FunSpot employees among 108 arrested in Polk Co. prostitution, human trafficking sting
"Did I mention that he just happens to be a lifeguard at the Polynesian Resort for Disney. You think there's a few children around there? That's right" #lifeguard #funspot #polynesianresort (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Relief for dry eyes
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: Since the beginning of winter, my eyes feel dry and scratchy. I can no longer wear contacts because my eyes burn and sting, and are watery. How can my eyes be dry and watery at the same time, and what can be done to fix this? ANSWER: It is common to have dry and watery eyes at the same time. Watery eyes is the No. 1 complaint of those with dry eyes. That's because… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - March 16, 2022 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

If drug prices are growing below the rate of inflation, why are patients still feeling the sting at the pharmacy?
Concerns about inflation continue to be top of mind for many Americans, as prices for basic services and necessities climb at a rapid pace. But there is one bright spot in this otherwise bleak picture: Between January 2021 and January 2022, prices for prescription drugs only increased marginally and well below the rate of general inflation.  (Source: The Catalyst)
Source: The Catalyst - March 8, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Brian Newell Tags: Drug Cost Health Insurance Out-of-Pocket Costs Source Type: news

University of Alabama VP for student life resigns after arrest in prostitution sting
Myron Pope, 50, was a walk-on member of the Crimson Tide’s 1992 national championship football team. #crimsontide #footballteam #myronpope #universityofalabama (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news