Iran to Return to Nuclear Deal Talks in Vienna Next Month
Tehran will return to negotiations on reviving the 2015 nuclear deal by the end of November, its chief negotiator said Wednesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Short-term and long-term mate preference in  men and women in an Iranian population - Mirfazeli FS, Lai MC, Memari A, Rajab A, Shafizadeh M, Zarei S, Shariat SV, Fashi MH, Barzegary E, Vahabie AH.
In this study, 178 students (81 females) in sports and 153 engineering students (64 females) answered the systemizing quo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

A minimum data set for traumatic brain injuries in Iran - Edalatfar M, Sadeghi-Naini M, Khayat Kashani HR, Movahed M, Sharif-Alhoseini M.
PURPOSE: Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is one of the major public health concerns worldwide. Developing a TBI registry could facilitate characterizing TBI, monitoring the quality of care, and quantifying the burden of TBI by collecting comparable and standa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Quality of life after motorcycle traffic injuries: a cohort study in northwest of Iran - Abedi Gheslaghi L, Sharifi H, Noroozi M, Barouni M, Sadeghi-Bazargani H.
OBJECTIVE: To investigate the quality of life (QOL) of injured motorcyclists and associated factors in a period of three months after the accident. METHODS: In the present study, we were included 190 injured motorcyclists who admitted to two referr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Iranian gas stations hit by outage in widespread cyberattack
Those trying to buy fuel receive a message reading 'cyberattack 64411,' mirroring July attack on country's railroad system (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Iran says cyberattack closes gas stations across country
A cyberattack has crippled gas stations across Iran, leaving angry motorists stranded in long lines (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mystery of the environmental triggers for cancer deepens
Study shows that our knowledge of why tumours form is still inadequateScientists will have to rethink howenvironmental triggers allow tumours to form and develop, one of Britain ’s leading cancer experts warned last week. Michael Stratton, director of the Wellcome Sanger Institute, said recent results from an international cancer research study – which aimed to pinpoint environmental triggers involved in oeosophageal cancer – indicated current scientific understanding of tumour formation was inadequate.The research – on a type known as oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma – was aimed at uncover...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 24, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Robin McKie Tags: Cancer research Medical research UK news Science Source Type: news

Iranian governor slapped in the face during public speech
An event introducing a newly appointed Iranian governor was dramatically interrupted Saturday after a man walked on stage and slapped... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Using structural equations to test a multi-theoretical framework with data on cyberstalking victimization in Iran: self-control, control deficit, peers' online deviant behaviors, and online deviant lifestyles - Kabiri S, Choi J, Shadmanfaat SMS, Lee J.
Although there exists a growing amount of empirical literature documenting the correlates of cyberstalking victimization, research has yet to elaborate on the potential mechanisms that can explain the risk for cyberstalking victimization. We proposed an in... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Effect of educational intervention on safe traffic behaviors of high school male students in Iran, using the theory of planned behavior: a quasi-experimental study - Ranaei V, Hassani L, Jahanlou AS, Roshanaei G, Rezapur-Shahkolai F.
BACKGROUND: Behavior change interventions in tackling road traffic injuries are a public health concern. Thus, this interventional research was to survey the effect of safe traffic behaviors among male students in Hamadan, Iran, utilizing theory of planned... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Meeting Bennett, Putin says he aims to continue warm ties forged under Netanyahu
During PM's brief visit to Sochi, leaders expected to discuss military operations in Syria and thwarting Iran's nuclear weapons program (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bennett lands in Russia for lightning talks with Putin on Iran, region
Prime minister touts importance of relationship with Moscow before taking off for hours-long trip, though Kremlin says forging close... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

India delays COVID-19 vaccine supplies to WHO-backed COVAX: Sources
The world's biggest vaccine maker resumed exports of COVID-19 doses this month for the first time since April. It has sent about 4 million to countries such as neighbouring Bangladesh and Iran, but none to COVAX. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - October 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Team Biden finally acknowledges it needs a Plan B for Iran
President Joe Biden’s top people are finally starting to face reality on one front, as they admit Iran is unlikely to return to the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

JINSA: US must provide Israel with military capabilities against Iran
To prevent Iran from becoming a nuclear state, Washington must do more, including “developing clear and forceful additions” to diplomacy... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden embraces Trump accords, but struggles with his withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal amid growing threat
Biden still prefers diplomacy to deal with Iran's nuclear program, Blinken said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Delta Variant Is Forcing New Zealand To Find a Safe Way Out of Its ‘Zero-COVID’ Strategy
For much of the pandemic, Aotearoa New Zealand’s COVID-19 response has ranked as one of the best in the world. We have been living in a parallel world, one of a small handful of countries to follow an elimination strategy. That strategy has meant that we have had very few COVID-19 cases and deaths. And when I say very few, I mean it. Until August this year, there had been just over 2,800 confirmed cases and 26 deaths. We have lived much of the pandemic with daily life almost unrestricted. As someone who follows the global situation closely it has been surreal. I’ve spent much of this pandemic worried that New Z...
Source: TIME: Health - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Siouxsie Wiles Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

High intake of fatty acid in nuts, seeds and plant oils 'linked to lower risk of death' 
Iranian researchers reviewed dozens of studies that delved into diets and mortality rates, spanning up to three decades. They looked at the effects of alpha-linolenic acid (ALA). (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

National health-oriented hazard assessment in Iran based on the first priority for action in Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 - Khankeh H, Akbari Shahrestanaki Y, Bahrampouri S, Beyramijam M.
BACKGROUND: Understanding disaster risk is the first priority for action based on the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 (SFDRR), and hazard assessment is the first step in the assessment of disaster risks. Therefore, assessing health-o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Israel's nuclear weapons are the true Middle East threat, Iran warns UN
Iran's envoy to the UN warned that Israel's nuclear weapons are the true threat to Middle East peace. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bennett warns: There are non-peaceful ways to deal with Iran ’s nuclear program
PM calls on world powers to hold Tehran accountable; World Jewish Congress head says Likud aiding Tehran by refusing to cooperate with... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shiite Cleric Moqtada al-Sadr Emerges as Kingmaker After Iraq Election
Forming a new government could take weeks and Moqtada al-Sadr faces competition from pro-Iran factions. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The evaluation of alveolar fractures of trauma patients in Iran - Ghorbani F, Khalili M, Ahmadi H.
BACKGROUND: Alveolar bone plays a vital role in mastication and supporting the teeth. The alveolar process is one of the most challenging regions of facial bone to reconstruct due to the deformity involves both hard and soft tissues. However, the etiology,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Clinical signs of paraquat poisoning in patients admitted to the poisoning section 2009-2015, in Razi Hospital (Ahvaz): a review of 207 cases - Rahmani A, Nikravesh H, Parizad N.
INTRODUCTION: Paraquat (PQ), a toxic herbicide, is characterized by multi-organ failure, which can induce significant mortality and morbidity. In this research, the factors related to PQ poisoning have been investigated in the Ahvaz Province of Iran. M... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The impacts of COVID-19 on older adults' active transportation mode usage in Isfahan, Iran - Shaer A, Haghshenas H.
Aims Since active mobility is essential for older adults' health and well-being, especially in crises, this study aims to investigate and compare factors affecting active mode choice of older adults (AMCOA) in the pre- and post-COVID-19 outbreak and evalu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Risk factors associated with cyberbullying, cybervictimization, and cyberbullying-victimization in Iran's high school students - Azami MS, Taremian F.
This study aimed at finding the risk and protective factors of cyberbullying. METHOD : A total of 425 high school students (199 boys and 226 girls) were selected using a cluster randomized procedure. The risk and protective factors inclu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Postpartum depression and suicide in Iran - Bagheri P, Rostami M.
In Iran, postpartum depression is one of the common emotional symptoms which affects approximately 25% of the women who experienced childbirth. Iranian Forensic Medicine Organization (IFMO) and its branches across the country are the comprehensive sources ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

COVID-19 pandemic and methanol poisoning outbreak in Iranian children and adolescents: a data linkage study - Mahdavi SA, Kolahi AA, Akhgari M, Gheshlaghi F, Gholami N, Moshiri M, Mohtasham N, Ebrahimi S, Ziaeefar P, McDonald R, Tas B, Kazemifar AM, Amirabadizadeh A, Ghadirzadeh M, Jamshidi F, Dadpour B, Mirtorabi SD, Farnaghi F, Zamani N, Hassanian-Moghaddam H.
BACKGROUND: During the first wave of COVID-19, many Iranians were poisoned by ingesting hand sanitizers and/or alcoholic beverages to avoid viral infection. To assess whether the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in an increased prevalence of accidental hand sani... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Merkel in Jerusalem: We are in ‘decisive weeks’ for Iran nuclear talks
Bennett pledges to act to keep Tehran from the bomb, says he is pragmatic regarding Palestinians; German leader says Israel's security... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Merkel arrives in Israel for farewell visit as chancellor
Outgoing German leader set to meet with cabinet and hold discussion with PM on regional issues, including Iran (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Former Iranian president Abolhassan Bani-Sadr dies aged 88
First president after 1979 Islamic revolution clashed with clerics and fled to exile in France a year later (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Banisadr, Iran's first president after 1979 revolution, dies
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Abolhassan Banisadr, Iran's first president after the country's 1979 Islamic Revolution who fled Tehran after being... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Former Iranian President Bani-Sadr dies in Paris
Abolhassan Bani-Sadr, who became Iran's first president after the 1979 Islamic revolution before fleeing into exile in France, died on... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

SII gets nod to send Covid vaccines to Nepal, Bangaldesh, Myanmar, bulk to AstraZeneca; Bharat Biotech to Iran
Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on September 20 announced that India will resume export of surplus COVID-19 vaccines in the fourth quarter of 2021 under the 'Vaccine Maitri' programme and to meet its commitment to the COVAX global pool. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - October 7, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Terrifying': Facebook whistleblower cites violence in Myanmar and Ethiopia, spying by China and Iran
During much-anticipated testimony Tuesday before the Senate Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Afghan Women – The Emerging Narrative and Why it is Wrong
By Daud Khan and Leila Yasmine KhanROME and AMSTERDAM, Oct 5 2021 (IPS) The USA and its allies have repeatedly stated that promoting women’s rights was one of the key reasons they were in Afghanistan. The US military top brass, in a letter to marines stated that they were in Afghanistan “for the liberty of young Afghan girls, women, boys, and men who want the same individual freedoms we enjoy as Americans”. Daud KhanPost-war, women’s rights are now among the conditions for improved relations. For example, it is a one of the conditions for release by the US of US$9 billion of Afghan assets. Similarl...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Daud Khan and Leila Yasmine Khan Tags: Aid Armed Conflicts Asia-Pacific Crime & Justice Development & Aid Education Gender Gender Violence Headlines Health Human Rights Labour TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Boy who shoved a sewing needle into his penis gets it removed through the skin in world-first op
Doctors who treated the boy, from Iran, said he pushed the needle into his urethra, which carries urine, with the blunt end first. It's unclear why he did so but medics suspect it was out of curiosity. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Iran: Lapid ’s visit leaves stain on Bahrain’s rulers that won’t be erased
Tehran says it condemns 'any scheme that bolsters Israel™s destructive presence in the region' after foreign minister makes trip to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

War with Israel already started' says Iranian FM spokesman
A spokesman for the Iranian Foreign Ministry told Maariv that a solution must be found for regional issues according to UN resolutions. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Congress Tightening Screws on Foreign Talent Programs
The House-passed version of Congress'annual defense policy legislation includes a government-wide ban on federal research grantees participating in “malign” talent recruitment programs supported by China, Russia, Iran, and North Korea. The Senate has advanced a more expansive version of the restriction through separate legislation. (Source: FYI: The AIP Bulletin of Science Policy News)
Source: FYI: The AIP Bulletin of Science Policy News - September 30, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: mambrose Source Type: news

Risk factors for road traffic injury-related mortality in Iran; a systematic review and meta-analysis - Yousefifard M, Toloui A, Ahmadzadeh K, Gubari MIM, Madani Neishaboori A, Amraei F, Safari S, Baratloo A, Rahimi-Movaghar V, Hosseini M.
INTRODUCTION: Gathering information regarding the risk factors of mortality and disability due to road traffic injuries can provide evidence for adopting effective interventions to reduce the burden of the injury. Therefore, the present study intends to id... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Methanol poisoning outbreaks in southern Iran in 2018: a lesson learned - Mashallahi A, Mohamadkhani M, Ostadtaghizadeh A.
Methanol poisoning is one of the risk factors causing death and disability. As mentioned in the Global Burden of Disease (GBD) studies, alcohol consumption was the seventh risk factor for premature deaths and DALYs in 2016, compared to other risk factors (... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Evaluation of a Persian version of the Adelaide driving self-efficacy scale among Iranian older adults - Havaei N, Lotfalinezhad E, Nadrian H, Papi S, Goljarian S, Ahmadi A, Nazaripanah N, Mohammadi M, Asghari Jafarabadi M, Badeleh MT, Bhalla D.
OBJECTIVE: Our aim in the present study was to estimate the psychometric properties of the full-length Adelaide driving self-efficacy scale (ADSES) for use among community-based resident older adults in Tehran, Iran. METHODS: We recruited older adu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Pumpkin seed oil found to reduce hypertension risk in postmenopausal women
(Natural News) An international study by researchers from the U.S. and Iran has found that pumpkin seed oil can potentially reduce the risk of hypertension in women. In their study, published in the journal Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice, the team looked at how supplementing with pumpkin seed oil can impact vascular function in postmenopausal women.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Reliability and fall-risk predictability of the short form of the Fullerton advanced balance scale in Iranian older adults - Sinaei E, Rose DJ, Javadpour S, Yoosefinejad AK.
Recently, a short form of the Fullerton Advanced Balance (SF-FAB) scale was reported as a good predictor of falls in older adults. However, we found no evidence regarding its reliability in non-American older adults. Therefore, we aimed to analyze the reli... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Trends of suicide attempts and factors related to completed suicide during the years 2014-2019 in South Khorasan province, Iran - Mojahedi M, Esmaeili A, Mahdizadeh K, Nakhaei MH, Salehiniya H, Sahranavard S.
The aim of the present study is to investigate the trend of suicide and its attempt and the factors related to completed suicide during a 5-year period (2014-2019) in South Khorasan province, Iran. Data analysis was performed using chi-square, independent ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Frequency and determinants of domestic violence against Iranian women during the COVID-19 pandemic: a national cross-sectional survey - Yari A, Zahednezhad H, Gheshlagh RG, Kurdi A.
INTRODUCTION: Domestic violence (social, legal, and health violence) is the most common type of violence against women. Due to factors such as the current quarantine, this type of violence has increased during the COVID-19 pandemic. The present study aimed... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

Society, family, and individual characteristics as double-edged swords in the social reintegration of Iranian female survivors from unintentional severe burns: a qualitative study of enablers and barriers - Hemmati Maslakpak M, Ajoudani F, Lotfi M, Alinejad V.
This study aims to describe what Iranian female survivors from unintentional severe burns experience as enablers and barriers of social rein... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

"I felt I was screaming under the water": domestic violence victims' experiences in iran's police departments and criminal courts - Babakhani A, Miller SL.
This exploratory study, the first attempt at capturing the experiences of victims of DV with the criminal justice system in Iran, explores their plight in the absence of legislation that defines and criminalizes DV. Drawing on 15 in-depth interviews with I... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The level and trend of road traffic injuries attributable mortality rate in Iran, 1990-2015: a story of successful regulations and a roadmap to design future policies - Shams M, Mohebi F, Gohari K, Masinaei M, Mohajer B, Rezaei N, Sheidaei A, Khademioureh S, Yoosefi M, Hasan M, Damerchilu B, Jafari A, Farzadfar F.
BACKGROUND: Road-Traffic-Injuries (RTIs) are predicted to rise up to the fifth leading cause of worldwide death by 2030 and Iran has the third highest RTIs mortality among higher-middle income countries. Although the high mortality of RTI in Iran is a warn... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news