Olympic Basketball 2021: Damian Lillard Drops 21 as USA Beat Iran by 54; Full Results
After having its 25-game winning streak in Olympic competition snapped Sunday versus France, the United States men's basketball team... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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U.S. Men's Basketball Picks Up Much-Needed Win Against Iran
Damian Lillard erased the memory of an 11-point game against France with 21 against Iran to lead Team USA to victory. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Team USA men's basketball rebounds after loss to France, routs Iran
Team USA men's basketball bounced back in a big way Wednesday against Iran with a 120-66 win. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

USA men's basketball routs Iran, put up 120 in first win of Tokyo Olympics
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Source: Reuters: Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Opinion: US men's basketball gets selfish, and finds itself in thumping Iran
The American men look more NBA All-Stars as they rebound from opening Olympic loss to France and beat Iran 120-66. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Olympics 2021 live updates - USA men's basketball gets well by routing Iran, Simone Biles withdraws from all-around, Katie Ledecky grabs gold
Damian Lillard & Co. got hot from 3 to get U.S. men's hoops back on track, while Ledecky got gold in the 1,500-meter freestyle. We've... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Team USA men's basketball rebounds from opening loss at Olympics with rout of Iran
The US men's basketball team rebounded from an opening loss at the Olympics with a rout of Iran on Wednesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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U.S. men's basketball team bounces back from Olympic-opening loss, defeats Iran 120-66
The U.S. men's basketball team beat Iran 120-66 for its first win of the Tokyo Olympics. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

USA Basketball blows out Iran to get back on track and how Celtics ’ Jayson Tatum played coming off bench
Team USA finishes group play at 8 a.m. Saturday against the Czech Republic. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Tokyo Olympics: Team USA vs. Iran - live score, updates, and more
Damian Lillard led Team USA with seven 3-pointers as they put on a scorching shooting display against iIan to cruise to a 120-66 win in... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Iran hits new COVID infection record for 2nd straight day
Iran has recorded over 34,900 new coronavirus infections, setting the nation’s single-day record for cases (Source: ABC News: Health)
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Suicide and attempted suicide epidemiology in Sirjan in 2018 - Balvardi M, Imani-Goghary Z, Babaee K, Izadabadi Z.
This study aimed to investigate the suicide and attempted suicide epidemiology in Sirjan, Iran, in 2018. METHOD... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

A survey on the frequency of suicide news published in newspapers and national news agencies in Iran in the year of 2018 and its concordance with the suicide news publishing guideline in the media https://isssp.ir/index.php? & slct_pg_id=10 & sid=1 & slc_lang=en - Nabardi M, Vazirinejad R, Ahmadinia H, Rahmani A, Rezaeian M.
Background and Objectives: Irresponsible reporting by media has got the potential of leading people to imitative suicidal behavior. The present study aimed to determine the frequency of suicide news published in Iranian national newspapers and news agencie... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Epidemiology pattern of traumatic injuries of adults older than 15 years in Kashan, Iran: a population-based study in 2018-2019 - Sehat Z, Fakharian E, Sehat M, Omidi A.
BACKGROUND: Trauma is the first leading cause of death and disability in the active population in developing countries. In Iran, traumatic injuries are the second leading cause of death after cardiovascular disease and also the leading cause of years of li... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Disaster risk reduction in Iranian primary and secondary school textbooks: a content analysis - Seddighi H, Yousefzadeh S, L ópez López M, Sajjadi H, Vameghi M, Rafiey H, Khankeh H.
OBJECTIVE: School textbooks have a significant role in transferring knowledge to the students and changing their behavior. This work aims to analyze school textbooks to find the representation of natural hazards in Iran, which is vital for supporting child... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Iran's daily new coronavirus infections hit another high
Iran has broken another record in the country’s daily new coronavirus cases, even as Tehran and its surroundings went into lockdown (Source: ABC News: Health)
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Iran imposes week-long lockdown of Tehran as virus surges
Iran has imposed a week-long lockdown on the capital, Tehran, and the surrounding region as the country struggles with another surge in the coronavirus pandemic (Source: ABC News: Health)
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Desperate for vaccines amid surge, Iranians flock to Armenia
A surge of new coronavirus infections in Iran fueled by the fast-spreading delta variant has threatened to overwhelm hospitals (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Gen. Mark Milley reportedly warned Trump not to strike Iran: 'You're gonna have a f---ing war'
Milley wondered why Trump's advisors wanted to attack Iran. "Because they are evil," then-Vice President Mike Pence said, per the book. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Gen. Milley warned Trump on possible Iran strikes: 'You're gonna have a f------ war'
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Gen. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Israelis plan military buildup to counter 'Iran arming itself with a nuclear weapon'
Iran’s burgeoning nuclear weapons threat is spurring Israeli leaders to counter with their own military expansion, according to the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Official: U.S. still wants to revive nuclear deal, despite Iran kidnap allegations
Prosecutors have charged five people, including four Iranian intelligence operatives, in the alleged plot to kidnap an American journalist. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Biden plans to continue Iran nuclear talks after plot exposed to kidnap US reporter
Jen Psaki said the Biden administration will continue talks aimed at forging a new Iran nuclear deal — despite authorities... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Four Iranians charged with plotting to kidnap author living in Brooklyn
Prosecutors say the Iranian government directed followers to kidnap the author to get her back to Iran. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Iranian Operatives Charged in Plot to Kidnap a Brooklyn Author
Masih Alinejad spoke critically of her native country’s autocracy. Now an Iranian intelligence official and three others have been... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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NYC journalist targeted by Iranian operatives in twisted kidnapping plot, feds say
Four Iranian intelligence operatives schemed to kidnap a journalist and smuggle her to Iran in a bid to silence her criticism of Iran’s... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19 situation critical in WHO ’s Eastern Mediterranean Region
13 July 2021 – After a decline in COVID-19 cases and deaths across WHO’s Eastern Mediterranean Region for 8 consecutive weeks, several countries are seeing a significant increase in new cases and deaths.  Significant increases in COVID-19 cases have been reported from Libya, Islamic Republic of Iran, Iraq, and Tunisia. Lebanon and Morocco have also started to see a rise in cases, with an exponential increase expected in these 2 countries in the coming weeks. “We are reaching a critical point for COVID-19 in our Region,” said Dr Ahmed Al-Mandhari, WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Med...
Source: WHO EMRO News - July 13, 2021 Category: Middle East Health Source Type: news

DNA from 1,600-year-old Iranian sheep mummy brings history to life
(Trinity College Dublin) A team of geneticists and archaeologists from Ireland, France, Iran, Germany, and Austria has sequenced the DNA from a 1,600-year-old sheep mummy from an ancient Iranian salt mine, Chehrābād. This remarkable specimen has revealed sheep husbandry practices of the ancient Near East, as well as underlining how natural mummification can affect DNA degradation. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - July 13, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Taliban makes gains in Afghanistan, taking over key border crossing to Iran
The Taliban have made further territorial gains in Afghanistan over the past day, capturing two strategic border crossings just days... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Interventions for decreasing drug abuse and social problem in  Iran's comprehensive mental and social health services - Damari B, Hajebi A, Asgardoon MH.
OBJECTIVE: Social problems and drug abuse, especially addiction, divorce, poverty, crime, violence, alcohol consumption, and substance abuse, have increased in Iran over the past two decades. The present study aims to determine an approach to decrease drug... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Factors affecting behaviors of women with breast cancer facing intimate partner violence based on PRECEDE-PROCEED model - Fouladi N, Feizi I, Pourfarzi F, Yousefi S, Alimohammadi S, Mehrara E, Rostamnejad M.
This study aimed to explore IPV in women with breast cancer (BC) in Ardabil, Iran. Moreover, the predictors of violence and women's reactions against violence were ex... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Comparing the severity of injury and trauma pattern between scooter and street motorcycle riders; a prospective cohort study - Bahardoust M, Karimi Behnagh A, Bagherifard A, Khodabandeh M, Emami SA, Ghasemi Assl S, Najd Mazhar F.
This study aimed to compare the severity of injury and trauma pattern between scooter (vespa) a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Factors affecting emergency evacuation of Iranian hospitals in fire: a qualitative study - Sahebi A, Jahangiri K, Alibabaei A, Khorasani-Zavareh D.
BACKGROUND: Fire is one of the most important threatening factors for hospitals and needs special attention. The present study was conducted to explain the factors affecting hospital emergency evacuation following fire based on hospital administrators' exp... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Iran says it has further enriched its uranium, drawing widespread condemnation
Iran has taken steps to enrich uranium metal to a 20 percent purity and manufacture nuclear reactor fuel the United Nation’s top nuclear... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Walking duration in daily travel: an analysis among males and females using a hazard-based model - Hosseini SARS, Hatamzadeh Y.
This study examines how various travel/built environmental and individual/household characteristics influence the walking durations of males and females in the city of Rasht, Iran, using data from the 2007 Rasht Household Travel Survey (RHTS). Accelerated ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Pedestrians and Bicycles Source Type: news

Buprenorphine abuse and health risks in Iran: a systematic review - Ansari M, Rostam-Abadi Y, Baheshmat S, Hamzehzadeh M, Gholami J, Mojtabai R, Rahimi-Movaghar A.
INTRODUCTION: Buprenorphine maintenance treatment (BMT) is widely used in Iran, and its use is growing continuously. We reviewed studies on buprenorphine use, non-prescribed use, use disorder and treatment-seeking for it, buprenorphine-associated poisoning... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Iran reimposes virus restrictions as delta variant spreads
Iran has announced new coronavirus restrictions on major cities as the spread of the highly contagious delta variant spurs fears of another devastating surge in the nation (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Iran fears fifth wave of Covid cases linked to Delta variant
Tehran classified as ‘red zone’ as authorities struggle to import vaccines due to US sanctions (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. troops in Syria come under attack after strikes against Iran-backed militias
There were no injuries and damage is being assessed, Operation Inherent Resolve spokesman Colonel Wayne Marotto said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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U.S. forces in Syria attacked after airstrikes on Iran-backed militias
There were no injuries and damage was being assessed, Col. Wayne Marotto, the military spokesman for Operation Inherent Resolve, said on Twitter. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Live Updates: Biden Will Meet With Israel ’s Outgoing President
President Biden is meeting with Reuven Rivlin at a critical moment for negotiations intended to bring the United States and Iran back... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Biden says Iran will not get a nuclear weapon on his watch
President Biden said Monday that Iran will not get a nuclear weapon while he is president. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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US forces in Syria came under rocket fire, a day after US carried out airstrikes on Iranian-backed militias
Rockets landed at a US military base in eastern Syria, prompting US forces to return fire on Monday, a day after the US carried out... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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U.S. releases footage of airstrikes in Iraq and Syria at fragile moment for Iran nuclear talks
Sunday's strikes were the second time President Joe Biden has ordered a U.S. military response in the region against Iranian-backed... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Sport-related injuries in Iranian basketball players: evidence from a retrospective epidemiologic study (2019-20) - Abdollahi S, Sheikhhoseini R.
OBJECTIVES: Basketball is a contact sport with complex movements that include jumps, turns, and changes in direction, which cause frequent musculoskeletal injuries in all regions of the body. Also, injury patterns among athletes, particularly basketball pl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Discrimination, violence, and suicide in transgender women in Iran - Nematollahi A, Farnam F, Gharibzadeh S, Khoda-Khah P.
Discrimination, violence, and suicidal thoughts are the most common problems of transgender people that should be considered. In this cross-sectional study we investigated the rates of discrimination, violence, and suicidal behaviors in transgender women. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

U.S. carries out airstrikes in Iraq and Syria on Iranian-backed militias
A defense official told CBS News all the targets — command and control and logistics for drones — were hit. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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U.S. launches airstrikes against Iran-backed militias in Iraq, Syria
The action was a response to drone attacks on American personnel and facilities in Iraq, an official said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Biden orders airstrikes on Iran-backed militias near Iraq-Syria border in response to UAV attacks
"The strikes were both necessary to address the threat and appropriately limited in scope," Kirby said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Biden directs airstrikes against facilities used by Iran-backed militia groups
President Joe Biden directed military forces to conduct defensive precision airstrikes against facilities used by Iran-backed militia... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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