Understanding relational aggression during early childhood: an examination of the association with language and other social and cognitive skills - Shahaeian A, Razmjoee M, Wang C, Elliott SN, Hughes C.
In two studies, we examined the social and cognitive correlates of relational aggression in preschoolers. Participants were 215 4- to 6-year-olds, recruited from differing socioeconomic regions of a major metropolitan city in Iran. Given the mixed findings... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Chocolate milk boosts exercise recovery MORE THAN sports drinks, study finds
Researchers from  Shahid Sadoughi University in Yazd, Iran, found that the popular milkshake allows athletes to intensely exercise for around six minutes longer than sports drink without tiring. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Natural solution for damage done by chemo: Omega 3s found to treat wounds from inflamed mucous membranes in cancer patients
(Natural News) Omega-3 fatty acids can be used to treat and prevent oral mucositis in patients undergoing mucotoxic cancer chemotherapy. The double-blind, randomized study, published in the journal Wounds, detailed the effectiveness and route of administration of omega-3 fatty acids in patients receiving chemotherapy in Iranian hospitals. Mucositis is characterized by soreness or swelling in the mouth which... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Probiotics REMOVE heavy metals from your body
(Natural News) The beneficial effects of probiotic bacteria are boosted by the addition of prebiotics that promotes their growth. This synbiotic combination was investigated by Iranian scientists for potential protective properties against acute cadmium poisoning. Cadmium is a heavy metal that naturally occurs in low amounts in soil and drinking water. It is also produced... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

First, We Need To Talk: Mental Healthcare In The MENA Region
The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) face daunting challenges in managing a growing burden of mental illness, often in adverse conditions that can leave their imprint on generations to come.While the burden of mental-health conditions is above the global average in most MENA countries, the human resources, policies, funding and infrastructure to deal with these problems are sorely lacking.According to a recent study led by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), mental disorders excluding substance abuse accounted for 4.7% of all disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) in the World Health Organization &rs...
Source: EyeForPharma - July 5, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Marc Yates Source Type: news

Frequently asked questions of individuals with spinal cord injuries: results of a web-based consultation service in Iran - Rezaei M, Omidbeigi M, Hanaei S, Saeedi N, Naghdi K, Vaccaro AR, Rahimi-Movaghar V.
STUDY DESIGN: Descriptive study of the results of a web-based consultation service for individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI). OBJECTIVES: To review frequently asked questions (FAQ) among individuals with SCI and determine the most important top... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

How much self-poisoning attempts are visible in Iran? - Moradinazar M, Najafi F, Baneshi MR, Haghdoost AA.
This study is intended to examine the degree of SA visibil... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Poisoning Source Type: news

Factors influencing pre-hospital care time intervals in Iran: a qualitative study - Khorasani-Zavareh D, Mohammadi R, Bohm K.
BACKGROUND: Pre-hospital time management provides better access to victims of road traffic crashes (RTCs) and can help minimize preventable deaths, injuries and disabilities. While most studies have been focused on measuring various time intervals in the p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 2, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Moral distress and burnout in Iranian nurses: the mediating effect of workplace bullying - Ajoudani F, Baghaei R, Lotfi M.
BACKGROUND: Moral distress and workplace bullying are important issues in the nursing workplace that appear to affect nurse's burnout. AIM: To investigate the relationship between moral distress and burnout in Iranian nurses, as mediated by their p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 2, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Workplace social capital and mental health: a cross-sectional study among Iranian workers - Firouzbakht M, Tirgar A, Oksanen T, Kawachi I, Hajian-Tilaki K, Nikpour M, Mouodi S, Sadeghian R.
BACKGROUND: The psychosocial environment of the workplace has received less attention in terms of occupational health. Trust, social network and social cohesion at the workplace (that is, factors related to social capital) may have effects on employee heal... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 2, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Frequency of complications of falling from the walnut tree, as an occupational-seasonal injury - Hoseini Azizi T, Sadat Hejazi S, Kameli A.
BACKGROUND: Falling from a tree is one of the major causes of serious injuries in farmers but it can be prevented. Walnut is one of the most important agricultural products in Iran and falling from walnut trees is common during the season of harvest. The a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 2, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Falls Source Type: news

Use of personal protective equipment towards pesticide exposure: farmers' attitudes and determinants of behavior - Bondori A, Bagheri A, Damalas CA, Allahyari MS.
The use of nine items of personal protective equipment (PPE) during pesticide spray preparation and spraying was studied among farmers of Moghan Plain region, Iran, along with factors affecting PPE use behavior. Face-to-face interviews with the farmers bas... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 2, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Psychosocial factors associated with suicidal behavior among Iranian women: a meta-analysis - Todeshkchuei GG, Molaeinezhad M, Ghasemi Todeshkchuei S.
Suicide is one of the public health problems worldwide, but it lacks regular relevant reporting system. This issue is more important among women who play an influential role in the family and society. Therefore, the assessment of recent relevant studies is... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 2, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Investigating the influence of two probiotics in preventing cadmium toxicity
(Natural News) Iranian scientists constructed a rat model to study the effect of two probiotics plus a prebiotic on cadmium (Cd), a heavy metal that is harmful to humans. They reported that the synbiotic – a synergistic combination of probiotics and prebiotics – protected rats against the toxic effects of cadmium, which includes oxidative stress on... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

One of the most nutritious green leafy vegetables, spinach is versatile and easy to incorporate into your diet
(Natural News) A nutritious leafy vegetable, spinach (Spinacia oleracea) grows annually. The leaves of this plant are fleshy and full of essential nutrients and phytochemicals. Native to southwest Asia (in the area of present-day Iran), spinach is now cultivated around the globe in temperate climate zones. California is the biggest spinach producer in the U.S., followed by... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A survey of the suicidal attempt risk factors in adolescents in southern Iran - Katibeh P, Inaloo S, Shokrpour N, Dashti H, Shoostari AA.
BACKGROUND: Nowadays, suicidal attempts of adolescents, which are done with different methods, have caused a great concern in communities. Thus, this study aimed at surveying the reasons of suicidal attempts leading to hospitalization. Methods: This wa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

An investigation of the bullying through social networks among junior high school students: an experience in Kashan, Iran - Arabshahi F, Fakhri A, Serami M, Ketabi M, Golestaneh Z, Akbari H, Asadollahezare M.
Over the past few years, bullying in schools is turned into a matter of considerable importance and in many countries it is investigated extensively as an international issue. Researches conducted to date indicate that bullying may occur in any school envi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Psychometric properties of Beck Depression Inventory-II for high school children in Shiraz City, Iran - Toosi F, Rahimi C, Sajjadi S.
BACKGROUND: Depression causes poor academic performance, substance abuse, antisocial behavior, school avoidance, and running away from home in adolescents. Due to the high prevalence of depression in adolescents, reliability, and validity of this questionn... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Retrospective epidemiological study of burn injuries in 1717 pediatric patients: 10 years analysis of hospital data in Iran - Kazemzadeh J, Vaghardoost R, Dahmardehei M, Rabiepoor S, Farzan R, Asghar Kheiri A, Khosravy R.
This study investigated the causes and severity of burns in patients. METHODS: This study was retrospe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Socio-demographic and economics factors associated with suicide mortality in Iran, 2001-2010: application of a decomposition model - Haghparast-Bidgoli H, Rinaldi G, Shahnavazi H, Bouraghi H, Kiadaliri AA.
BACKGROUND: Suicide is a major global health problem, especially among youth. Suicide is known to be associated with a variety of social, economic, political and religious factors, vary across geographical and cultural regions. The current study aimed to i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Risky behaviors of taxi drivers in Bandar Abbas, Iran - Razmara A, Aghamolaei T, Madani A, Hosseini Z, Zare S.
BACKGROUND AND AIM: It has been revealed that taxi drivers break more traffic rules than ordinary drivers. Such risky behaviors include stopping at prohibited areas and sudden change of direction. The present study aimed to determine the Risky Behaviors of... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

The Redomestication of Wolves
On landscapes around the world, environmental change is bringing people and large carnivores together--but the union is not without its problems. Human-wildlife conflict is on the rise as development continues unabated and apex predators begin to reoccupy their former ranges. Further complicating matters, many of these species are now reliant on anthropogenic, or human, foods, including livestock, livestock and other ungulate carcasses, and garbage. Writing in BioScience, Thomas Newsome, of Deakin University and the University of Sydney, and his colleagues use gray wolves and other large predators as case studies to explo...
Source: BioScience Press Releases - June 12, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

How is developing the sense of belonging in Iranian adolescent girls? A qualitative study - Mousavi M, Shahriari M, Salehi M, Kohan S.
BACKGROUND: Communicating with adolescents is associated with many challenges for parents and healthcare providers. AIM: This qualitative study was conducted for exploring the sense of belonging in Iranian adolescent girls. METHODS: In this... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 11, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Prediction of resilience and emotional management based on cognitive emotional regulation in crisis management of the Iranian Ministry of Roads and City Planning - Ghanbari K, Kamal MN, Ghaebi N, Samouei R.
Background and Objectives: Crisis management requires abilities for controlling and managing stressful crisis situations. Resilience and emotional management are among abilities required for managers in disaster situations. Therefore, the objective of this... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 11, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

The role of long-term relationship of economic development with road incidents in Iran - Ardebili PB, Pejmanzad P.
The objective of this study was to investigate the impact of the long-term ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 11, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Evaluation of the combined effects of heat and lighting on the level of attention and reaction time: climate chamber experiments in Iran - Mohebian Z, Farhang Dehghan S, Dehghan H.
Heat exposure and unsuitable lighting are two physical hazardous agents in many workplaces for which there are some evidences regarding their mental effects. The purpose of this study was to assess the combined effect of heat exposure and different lightin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 9, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Performance of healthcare providers regarding Iranian women experiencing physical domestic violence in Isfahan - Yousefnia N, Nekuei N, Farajzadegan Z, Yadegarfar G.
BACKGROUND: Domestic violence (DV) can threaten women's health. Healthcare providers (HCPs) may be the first to come into contact with a victim of DV. Their appropriate performance regarding a DV victim can decrease its complications. The aim of the presen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 9, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Challenges of establishing a traffic surveillance system in Iran: the requirement of providing a unified definition for "traffic surveillance system" - Khorasani-Zavareh D, Sharifian S.
In many high-income economies, there is a great emphasis on the importance of collecting and analyzing information of traffic crash victims in the field of traffic incident injury and mortality control. In low- and middle-income economies, control and prev... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 9, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Trump ’s Immigration Policies Are Making It Harder for Foreign Doctors to Work in the U.S. — And That Could Hurt Patients
For the past four years, Daniel, an Israeli-born doctor completing a medical residency in the U.S., has secured an H-1B visa for temporary specialized workers without a hitch. But this May, without warning, the government put his status in the U.S. in danger. Daniel, who withheld his last name for fear of retaliation, is one of many foreign-born medical residents across the country who have received visa rejections or delays since mid-April — similar to rejections thousands of H-1B applicants in other high-paying industries have recently received — prompting a flurry of legal activity from medical groups, hospi...
Source: TIME: Health - June 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime medicine onetime Source Type: news

Analysis of Iranian youth health policy: necessity of action-oriented interventions - Damari B, Alikhani S, Akrami F.
BACKGROUND: Protecting the youth and adolescents' health is considered to be an indicator of health equity. The current study was conducted to analyze health status of the Iranian youth and adolescents, identify service gaps, and design action-oriented int... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 6, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Investigation of characteristics and predictive factors affecting mortality from aluminum phosphide poisoning, Iran - Navabi SMN, Navabi SJ, Aghaei A, Shaahmadi Z, Heydari R.
PURPOSE: Aluminum phosphide (ALP) or rice tablet is one of the most effective rodenticides used for the protection of grain storages from animals and rodents. ALP poisoning annually leads to mortality in human beings. The aim of this study was to evaluate ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Effects of human and organizational deficiencies on workers'safety behavior in a mining site in Iran - Mirzaei Aliabadi M, Aghaei H, Kalatpour O, Soltanian AR, SeyedTabib M.
This study determined and explained human and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Best practice analysis of action for road safety in Iran amongst the leading developing countries using an optimized success indicator - Behnood HR.
This study evaluates Iran amongst emerging societies which can be considered as development benchmarks specifically in the field of road safety. The five pillars of road safety development were analyzed within three main layers of the road safety managemen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 30, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

How did older adults respond to challenges after an earthquake? Results from a qualitative study in Iran - Ahmadi S, Khankeh H, Sahaf R, Dalvandi A, Hosseini SA, Alipour F.
This study aimed to explore how older adults responded to challenges after the earthquake in Ir... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Defense Bill Provision Aims to Stymie Rival Nations ’ Researcher Recruitment Programs
The House Armed Services Committee has approved an amendment to its version of the National Defense Authorization Act that would permit the Defense Department to terminate grants and other awards that provide funds to individuals who have participated in talent recruitment programs operated by China, Iran, North Korea, or Russia. (Source: FYI: The AIP Bulletin of Science Policy News)
Source: FYI: The AIP Bulletin of Science Policy News - May 22, 2018 Category: Physics Authors: wthomas Source Type: news

Research spotlights breast screening shortfall in Iran
New research has shown that the number of women undergoing mammography screening...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: DBT improves diagnostic mammography, too Twitter hashtag war erupts over breast screening ASBrS: Regular mammo screening = less-invasive treatment JAMA: Women need to be aware of mammography's harms Geography, lack of specialization hinder imaging access (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 22, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Toxic mushrooms in Iran kill 11 people and poison more than 800
Up to 10 provinces, mostly in west of country, affected by mass fungi poisoningAt least 11 people have reportedly died in Iran after eating toxic mushrooms.Emergency services in up to 10 provinces, mostly in the west of the country, reported that more than 800 people had become ill after mushroom poisoning and scores had been taken to hospital. It is unclear what kind of mushroom those affected had eaten.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 21, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Saeed Kamali Dehghan Iran correspondent Tags: Iran Middle East and North Africa Food safety World news Fungi Biology Science & drink Poison Life and style Plants Environment Source Type: news

Assessment of the effects of economic sanctions on Iranians' right to health by using human rights impact assessment tool: a systematic review - Kokabisaghi F.
BACKGROUND: Over the years, economic sanctions have contributed to violation of right to health in target countries. Iran has been under comprehensive unilateral economic sanctions by groups of countries (not United Nations [UN]) in recent years. They have... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Iran mushroom poisoning: More than 800 sick from deadly fungi
At least 11 die and 800 fall ill after eating the deadly fungi in the west of the country. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dr Ahmed Salim Saif Al Mandhari nominated as WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean
Dr Ahmed Salim Saif Al Mandhari Geneva, 19 May 2018 – WHO's Special Session of the Regional Committee for the Eastern Mediterranean, held today in Geneva, has nominated Dr Ahmed Salim Saif Al Mandhari from Oman as WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean, to be formally appointed by the WHO Executive Board during its 143rd session from 28 to 29 May 2018.  The nominee is expected to take up his appointment for a 5 years and 8 months term, starting from 1 June 2018.  The WHO Regional Committee comprises the following Members: Afghanistan, Bahrain, Djibouti, Egypt, Islamic Republic of Ir...
Source: WHO EMRO News - May 19, 2018 Category: Middle East Health Source Type: news

Recent trends of marriage in Iran
(Bentham Science Publishers) Data about marriages in Iran points to the declining number of formal (arranged) marriages in recent decades despite strong cultural and religious traditions favoring such marriages. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - May 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

UCLA engineer develops 3D printer that can create complex biological tissues
A UCLA bioengineer has developed a technique that uses a specially adapted 3D printer to build therapeutic biomaterials from multiple materials. The advance could be a step toward on-demand printing of complex artificial tissues for use in transplants and other surgeries.“Tissues are wonderfully complex structures, so to engineer artificial versions of them that function properly, we have to recreate their complexity,” said Ali Khademhosseini, who led the study and is UCLA’s Levi James Knight, Jr., Professor of Engineering at theUCLA Samueli School of Engineering. “Our new approach offers ...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - May 14, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Delayed complications and long-term management of sulfur mustard poisoning: recent advances by Iranian researchers (part I of II) - Darchini-Maragheh E, Balali-Mood M.
Chemical warfare agents are the most brutal weapons among the weapons of mass destruction. Sulfur mustard (SM) is a potent toxic alkylating agent known as "the King of the Battle Gases". SM has been the most widely used chemical weapon during the wars. It ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

An indexing approach to assess flood vulnerability in the western coastal cities of Mazandaran, Iran - Sadeghi-Pouya A, Nouri J, Mansouri N, Kia-Lashaki A.
River flooding is a common natural disaster in the southern coastal strip of the Caspian Sea and is of great concern in cities in which the flood risk, mostly due to the high level of vulnerability, is significant. The principle aim of this study is to inv... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

From a GIS-based hybrid site condition map to an earthquake damage assessment in Iran: methods and trends - Karimzadeh S, Feizizadeh B, Matsuoka M.
From several decades ago, the average shear wave velocity for the top 30m (Vs30) has been proposed as one of the important factors that reflects the amplification behavior of a site. Most of seismic design standards such as National Earthquake Hazards Redu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Identification and evaluation of the components and factors affecting social and economic resilience in city of Rudbar, Iran - Bastaminia A, Rezaei MR, Dastoorpoor M.
The current study aims at identifying and measuring components and factors affecting social and economic resilience in Rudbar, Iran. This applied research is using descriptive and analytical methods. The sample size in the study was estimated as 345 househ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Spiritual well-being and quality of life in patients with spinal cord injury: a study from Iran - Hajiaghababaei M, Saberi H, Rahnama P, Montazeri A.
OBJECTIVE: To assess the relationship between spiritual well-being and health-related quality of life (QOL) among patients with spinal cord injury (SCI). SETTING: Brain and SCI Research Center, Neuroscience Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Risk factors of fatal occupational accidents in Iran - Asady H, Yaseri M, Hosseini M, Zarif-Yeganeh M, Yousefifard M, Haghshenas M, Hajizadeh-Moghadam P.
BACKGROUND: Occupational accidents are of most important consequences of globalization in developing countries. Therefore, investigating the causes of occupational accidents for improving the job situation and making operational policy is necessary. So the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Population-based epidemiology of non-fatal injuries in Tehran, Iran - Hashemi E, Zangi M, Sadeghi-Bazargani H, Soares J, Viitasara E, Mohammadi R.
Background: Our aim in this survey was to explore descriptive epidemiology of injuries in Tehran in 2012 and to report the recalled estimates of injury incidence rates. Methods: A population survey was conducted in Tehran during 2012, within ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

The suffragette spirit
Helen Pankhurst grew up in Ethiopia, as a consequence of her famous grandmother, Sylvia Pankhurst, moving there after campaigning against Italy’s invasion. “After she campaigned on women’s rights, she became more and more of a socialist,” Helen says of her grandmother. “She became interested in a number of causes and she saw the rise of fascism. “Then Italy invaded Ethiopia and there wasn’t much of a ground swell of resistance to it, so she started a newspaper called the New Times and Ethiopia News.” Ethiopia was liberated from Italian rule in 1941, but Sylvia remained invest...
Source: UNISON Health care news - May 10, 2018 Category: UK Health Authors: Rosa Ellis Tags: Magazine 2018 Women's Conference international women's day women members Source Type: news