Is methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus a common pathogen in ventilation-associated pneumonia?: The experience of a tertiary teaching hospital in Jordan
Abstract: Ventilator-associated pneumonia is a life threatening device related infection in intensive care units. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus is considered a common contagious pathogen causing pneumonia and sepsis. To assess the prevalence of S aureus in comparison to other pathogens, and their antibacterial sensitivity profile in ventilator-associated pneumonia. Data regarding ventilator-associated pneumonia of adults admitted to the intensive care unit, at the Jordan University of Science and Technology Hospital, between 2012 and 2018 were extracted from the computerized system. Microorganisms and their s...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prevalence and correlates of depression, anxiety, and suicidality among high school students: a national study - AlAzzam M, Abuhammad S, Tawalbeh L, Dalky H.
The current study aimed to estimate the prevalence of depression, anxiety, and suicidality and their correlated factors among high school students in Jordan. A descriptive cross-sectional correlational research design was used. Data were collected using se... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Australian Counter Terrorism Unit arrests journalist for exposing corruption in State government
Exclusive: Police allege Kristo Langker twice approached Barilaro, who is also suing Jordan Shanks for defamation, but Langker’s lawyers... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Netanyahu was involved in Saudi-U.S. campaign to undermine Jordan's King Abdullah, report says
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Truck driver gets 16 years in crash that killed five bicyclists
Jordan Alexander Barson was driving under the influence of methamphetamine when he plowed into a group of bicyclists on a Nevada highway... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Research grants awarded to regional scientists studying the red sea's coral reef
(Red Sea Reef Foundation) The Red Sea Reef Foundation has awarded research grants to five scientists from Israel and Jordan who are studying corals in one of the world's largest marine refuges from climate change. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - June 10, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Packers QB Jordan Love bounces back on Day 2 of minicamp
A rough first day of minicamp from second-year quarterback Jordan Love was followed up by one of his best practices since being drafted... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Green Bay Packers QB Jordan Love 'definitely' ready to start Week 1 if needed
As the Aaron Rodgers saga continues in Green Bay, Jordan Love says he is getting "extremely valuable reps" during the Packers' mandatory... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Community Assessment for Public Health Emergency Response (CASPER) following Hurricane Michael, Bay and Gulf Counties, Florida, 2019 - Rodriguez E, DuClos C, Joiner J, Jordan M, Reid K, Kintziger KW.
CONTEXT: On October 10, 2018, Hurricane Michael made landfall near Mexico Beach, Florida, as one of the strongest storms on record to hit the US mainland. Hurricane Michael brought strong winds, heavy rain, and life-threatening storm surge, causing extensi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Community-Based Prevention Source Type: news

Depression, health comorbidities, cognitive symptoms and their functional impact: not just a geriatric problem - Sch üssler-Fiorenza Rose SM, Bott NT, Heinemeyer EE, Hantke NC, Gould CE, Hirst RB, Jordan JT, Beaudreau SA, O'Hara R.
OBJECTIVE: To compare the prevalence of cognitive symptoms and their functional impact by age group accounting for depression and number of other health conditions. METHODS: We analyzed data from the 2011 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

A qualitative study to investigate male victims' experiences of female-perpetrated domestic abuse in Jordan - Alsawalqa RO.
This study investigated male victims' experiences of female-perpetrated domestic abuse in Jordan using a qu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Biden Announces a Donation of 19 Million COVID-19 Vaccines to COVAX, With More to Follow
(WASHINGTON) — President Joe Biden announced Thursday the U.S. will donate 75% of its unused COVID-19 vaccines to the U.N.-backed COVAX global vaccine sharing program, acting as more Americans have been vaccinated and global inequities have become more glaring. Of the first tranche of 25 million doses, the White House said about 19 million will go to COVAX, with approximately 6 million for South and Central America, 7 million for Asia and 5 million for Africa. The doses mark a substantial — and immediate — boost to the lagging COVAX effort, which to date has shared just 76 million doses with needy countri...
Source: TIME: Health - June 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: ZEKE MILLER / AP Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Hawks-Knicks: Trae Young eliminates New York with a bow, joins Michael Jordan in Madison Square Garden lore
Young posted his third straight 30-point playoff game at MSG, and the Hawks are moving on to face the Sixers (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

More than 10 million cases of COVID-19 reported in WHO ’s Eastern Mediterranean Region
Cairo, 31 May 2021 – More than 10.1 million COVID-19 cases and 202 121 deaths have been reported from 22 countries across WHO’s Eastern Mediterranean Region since the first documented case on 29 January 2020. “This is a troubling milestone for everyone in our Region. Despite all our efforts over the past 16 months, we have not yet controlled the pandemic and there is much work to do. We all have a role in reducing infections and deaths by acting responsibly to protect ourselves and our loved ones,” said Dr Ahmed Al-Mandhari, WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean. As of 30 May, almost...
Source: WHO EMRO News - May 31, 2021 Category: Middle East Health Source Type: news

Finding New Optimism In Those Pandemic Babies
Well hello! I’m so glad you’re here. A version of this article also appeared in theIt’s Not Just You newsletter.Sign up here to receive a new edition every Sunday. As always, you can send comments to me at: Susanna@Time.com. A slew of beloved friends have been having babies lately. I’m embarrassingly emotional about their arrival, or even just the news that they’re on their way. Knowing that this new crop of young ones will uncover delight in this bruised world is one of those ancient wonders. [time-brightcove not-tgx=”true”] It’s been a fractious and scary year, but these p...
Source: TIME: Health - May 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Susanna Schrobsdorff Tags: Uncategorized It's Not Just You Source Type: news

CLAIM: Moderna CEO has direct ties to Wuhan lab where covid is believed to have "escaped"
(Natural News) Stephane Bancel, the current CEO of Moderna, has a dark and shady past that includes questionable involvement with communist China and its bioweapons programs. Independent journalist Jordan Schachtel released a series of tweets explaining how Bancel used to be the CEO of a company called bioMerieux, which was founded by Alain Merieux, a... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

LIVE UPDATES: Blinken holding meetings in Egypt, which played 'critical role' in Israel cease-fire
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is heading to Egypt and Jordan Wednesday during his visit to the Middle East in the wake of the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Matt LaFleur likes what he sees from Jordan Love at Packers ’ OTAs
Packers coach Matt LaFleur is hoping quarterback Aaron Rodgers returns to Green Bay, but as long as Rodgers is staying away, LaFleur is... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AHA News: Link Between Depression and Heart Disease Cuts Both Ways
TUESDAY, May 25, 2021 (American Heart Association News) -- The day 23-year-old Jordan Chaffiotte was discharged from the hospital following her successful open-heart surgery should have been a happy one. A cause for celebration. Instead, she found... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - May 25, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Aaron Rodgers on Packers Trade Rumors: Issues Are About a Philosophy, Not Jordan Love
Green Bay Packers star Aaron Rodgers alluded to what has unraveled behind the scenes to sour him on the organization, praising many... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Aaron Rodgers -- Issue with Green Bay Packers about philosophy, not Jordan Love
Aaron Rodgers wasn't upset about the Packers selecting Jordan Love in the draft, more about "a philosophy and maybe forgetting that it... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can TV shows help teens navigate bullying, depression and other mental health issues?
This study provides much-needed evidence to advance the conversation about how a popular show can impact adolescent ment al health and the lessons to be drawn from it. Accurate information combined with compelling storytelling works well.”Co-authors of the report are Jordan Levinson, a UCLA graduate student in psychology; Laurel Felt, a senior fellow with the center; Elise Tsai, a UCLA research assistant; and Ellen Wartella, a professor of communication at Northwestern University.Melinda French Gates ’Pivotal Ventures and the University of Wisconsin–Madison’s Technology and Adolescent Mental We...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - May 25, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

The U.S. CDC ’s Mask Guidance Ignores the Risks Workers Face Every Day
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) announcement last week that fully vaccinated people no longer have to wear masks or socially distance came as a great relief to millions of people who have been vaccinated. But it has also led to confusion and chaos in workplaces and other locations where vaccinated and unvaccinated people mix. Public health agencies like CDC are charged with protecting the health of populations, not just individuals. With its recent masking recommendation, the CDC is forgetting its basic public health mission, holding back our efforts to stop the COVID-19 pandemic, and incr...
Source: TIME: Health - May 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jordan Barab and David Michaels Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Wanted: Transparency & Accountability in Pandemic-Related Spending
Under the UN-backed COVAX initiative, UNICEF ships COVID-19 vaccine syringes from a warehouse in Dubai Logistics City, United Arab Emirates. And as the world continues to grapple with the health and economic crisis sparked by the COVID-19 pandemic, the UN and Islamic Development Bank have teamed up to help the most vulnerable. May 2021. Credit: UNICEF/Ruel PableoBy Chady El Khoury, Jiro Honda, Johan Mathisen, and Etienne Yehoue*WASHINGTON DC, May 21 2021 (IPS) Governments around the world are playing a crucial role in providing lifelines to people and firms to help combat the pandemic and its economic fallout. To support t...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Chady El Khoury - Jiro Honda - Johan Mathisen and Etienne Ye Tags: Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Peace TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Towards the implementation of clinical quality management at the national level. Describing current types of rehabilitation services for Spinal Cord Injury/ Disorder in Switzerland using an interdisciplinary consensus process - Scheel-Sailer A, Selb M, Gm ünder HP, Baumberger M, Curt A, Hund-Georgiadis M, Jordan X, Stucki G.
BACKGROUND: Aligned with WHO's Global Disability Action Plan 2014-2021, the Section and Board of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS-PRM) set up a plan to strengthen rehabilitation and support International Classification for Functioning, Disab... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

PGA Championship odds, picks: Strokes gained metrics point to Collin Morikawa and Jordan Spieth success, and..
if you look at the varied strokes gained metrics, Collin Morikawa and Jordan Spieth become attractive picks for the PGA Championship. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Anthony Fauci, 100 Days Into the Biden Administration, Is Finally Getting to Do His Job
When Dr. Anthony Fauci arrived at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. for his first White House press briefing under the new Biden Administration, he could see things would be different. It was the day after the Inauguration, and President Joe Biden was eager to get the country’s COVID-19 response back on track. Five minutes before he addressed the public, Fauci spoke with the new President. “He said, ‘I want you to just go and tell the science, explain to people that if we make mistakes, we’re going to fix the mistakes and we’re not going to dwell on the mistakes. Let science be communicated to the public...
Source: TIME: Health - May 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Homicide-suicide in the United States: moving toward an empirically derived typology - Jordan JT, McNiel DE.
OBJECTIVE: Homicide-suicide is an extremely heterogeneous and rare form of lethal violence. In an effort to capture this heterogeneity to enhance research and prevention efforts, typologies have been developed from literature reviews or geographically limi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

'Saturday Night Live' Highlights Michael Jordan's Killer Instinct in 'The Last Dance' Sketch
Host Keegan-Michael Key channeled Michael Jordan's famous competitive streak in a sketch spoofing "The Last Dance." (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stephen Curry takes NBA scoring title as Warriors clinch play-in seed
Stephen Curry became the oldest scoring champion since Michael Jordan, finishing with 46 points as the Golden State Warriors held off... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Silverstein: Caught in middle of Aaron Rodgers dispute, Matt LaFleur has a decision to make
Packers coach Matt LaFleur must prepare a talented team to play with someone new under center. That means putting Jordan Love in... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Aaron Rodgers worked with Jordan Love every day despite rift: Aaron Jones
It seems hard to believe, but there was a time this offseason where an Aaron not named Rodgers was the biggest story in Green Bay.... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UNISON responds to the situation in East Jerusalem and Gaza
UNISON has expressed its deep concern about the escalation of tensions in East Jerusalem in recent weeks, including the scenes at al-Aqsa Mosque during the holy month of Ramadan. The union has also condemned the violence and the bombing of Gaza, and expressed its regret at the tragic loss of life and injuries to Palestinians and Israelis. The escalation has happened in part due to the planned evictions of Palestinian families from their homes in Sheikh Jarrah, a neighbourhood in East Jerusalem, in addition to the police raid on al-Aqsa and increasing restrictions on Palestinians in East Jerusalem. The families have lived i...
Source: UNISON Health and safety news - May 12, 2021 Category: Occupational Health Authors: Janey Starling Tags: Article News international Palestine Source Type: news

Blog: The UK government must act on planned Palestinian evictions
We have all been shocked and appalled by the devastating scenes at the al-Aqsa Mosque in East Jerusalem during the holy month of Ramadan. On Monday, the Palestinian Red Crescent Society reported that over 300 Palestinians had been injured during the Israeli police raid on the mosque compound – almost 230 of whom were hospitalised. Last night, the Israeli military carried out bombing raids on Gaza, killing 24 people, including nine children, according to the ministry of health. Two Israelis also died when rockets were fired from Gaza, according to reports from Israeli paramedics. Tensions have escalated in recent week...
Source: UNISON Health care news - May 11, 2021 Category: UK Health Authors: Christina McAnea Tags: General secretary's blog News Christina McAnea international Source Type: news

Jim Jordan: 'The votes are there' to oust Liz Cheney from House GOP post
Rep. Liz Cheney’s days as the No. 3 House Republican may be numbered, Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) said Wednesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Child polyvictimization in Zongo communities in Ghana: young people's reflections on systemic resilience enablers - Abdullah A, Cudjoe E, Jordan LP, Emery CR.
PURPOSE: Polyvictimization is often commonplace for young people living in violent communities. The situation is no different for young people in Ghanaian Zongo communities where poverty, social disorder and social vices are prevalent due to structural rea... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Canadian clinical psychologist tells Tucker why he believes Americans are resilient
Clinical psychologist Dr. Jordan Peterson argues that the nation’s current push towards transformation does not take into consideration... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Michael B. Jordan Visits Gun Range with GF Lori Harvey
Michael B. Jordan may have a case of gun fever, and he brought his girlfriend along with him. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVAX Facility allocating additional COVID-19 vaccines as countries push vaccination drives
28 April 2021, Cairo, Egypt – Following the successful delivery of the first shipments of COVID-19 vaccines to 15 countries in the Region, the COVAX Facility is coordinating additional shipments to 13 countries in the Region. Jordan has already received an additional 146,400 doses of COVID-19 vaccines, and more countries are expected to receive new shipments in the coming weeks and months. All countries in the Eastern Mediterranean Region have started vaccination against COVID-19, with 37 million doses administered so far. WHO’s role to facilitate these arrivals is complex and includes easing regulatory barrie...
Source: WHO EMRO News - April 29, 2021 Category: Middle East Health Source Type: news

Tom Clancy reboot Without Remorse wastes Michael B. Jordan ’s star power
The latest attempt to establish a Tom Clancy film franchise trades Jack Ryan for another agent played by Michael B. Jordan, but the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. to Share 60 Million Doses of AstraZeneca Vaccines Amid Global COVID-19 Surge
The U.S. announced Monday it would share its entire supply of AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine with other countries and readied an aid package for India, as President Joe Biden pivots to ramp up U.S. pandemic assistance to the rest of the world. The decision would make as many as 60 million vaccine doses available for export in coming months, if they clear a federal safety review. The plan represents a shift for Biden, who has hesitated to give vaccine doses and materials to other countries while focusing on ensuring Americans are vaccinated first. “Given the strong portfolio of vaccines that the United States ha...
Source: TIME: Health - April 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jordan Fabian and Josh Wingrove / Bloomberg Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 overnight wire Source Type: news

Immortal soles: Kanye West Nikes shatter sneaker record at auction
Prototype Nikes worn at 2008 Grammys auctioned for $1.8m, triple the figure that paid for Michael Jordan footwear last year (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Florida Family Indicted for Selling Toxic Bleach as ‘Miracle’ Coronavirus Cure
A Florida grand jury indicted a man and his three sons, accusing them of marketing an “unproven and potentially harmful” solution as a remedy for Covid-19, cancer, autism and more. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Christina Morales Tags: Rumors and Misinformation Poisoning and Poisons Advertising and Marketing Bradenton (Fla) Mark Grenon Jonathan Grenon Jordan Grenon Joseph Grenon Miracle Mineral Solution Genesis II Church of Healing Frauds and Swindling Fringe Group Source Type: news

$1 Million in Toxic Bleach Sold as ‘Miracle’ Cure, Officials Say
A Florida grand jury indicted a man and his three sons, accusing them of marketing an “unproven and potentially harmful” solution as a remedy for Covid-19, cancer, autism and more. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Christina Morales Tags: Rumors and Misinformation Poisoning and Poisons Advertising and Marketing Bradenton (Fla) Mark Grenon Jonathan Grenon Jordan Grenon Joseph Grenon Miracle Mineral Solution Genesis II Church of Healing Frauds and Swindling Fringe Group Source Type: news

As a military spouse, I suffered secondary traumatic stress, which is real and often debilitating
Partners of military veterans often aren’t aware of their own symptoms or question their validity because they didn’t experience terrifying events firsthand. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - April 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Ashley Jordan Source Type: news

Cyberbullying, social stigma, and self-esteem: the impact of COVID-19 on students from East and Southeast Asia at the University of Jordan - Alsawalqa RO.
The spread of the COVID-19 pandemic has transformed the way people live, work, and socialize, and has perhaps even altered the reasons why they harass one another. To our knowledge, the present study is one of the first studies to address cyberbullying amo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Law professor argues for removing police from traffic enforcement
(University of Arkansas) In " Traffic Without Police, " University of Arkansas law professor Jordan Blair Woods articulates a new legal framework for traffic enforcement, one that separates it from critical police functions, such as preventing and deterring crime, conducting criminal investigations and responding to emergencies. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Waters: Fauci 'was being bullied' by Jordan during hearing
Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) said on Sunday that President Biden’s chief medical adviser, Anthony Fauci, “was being bullied” by Rep. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Yankees takeaways from Saturday's 6-3 loss to Rays, including some tough luck for Jordan Montgomery
Jordan Montgomery allowed just two hits over six-plus innings, but both of those hits were home runs as the Yankees fell to the Rays on... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Feasibility of cardiovascular risk and sleep health screening in the transport industry - Howard ME, Wolkow AP, Wilkinson V, Swann P, Jordan AS, O'Donoghue FJ, Pierce RJ, Hare DL.
This study evaluates the feasibility of a health education and screening program for commercial drivers in the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news