Expecting to learn: Language acquisition in toddlers improved by predictable situations
(Arizona State University) Two year-old children were taught novel words in predictable and unpredictable situations. Children learned words significantly better in predictable situations. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - August 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Fears over learning disability care
New data shows 40% fall in specialist learning disability nurses since 2010 Related items fromOnMedica One in three nurses to reach retirement age within 10 years Emergency care in Northern Ireland unsustainable, warn emergency doctors Staffing has improved since Francis, claims Hunt Maternity care to become more ‘personalised’ Staffing and accountability key parts of NHS shake-up (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - August 16, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

‘You Have a New Identity.’ Patients Share What It’s Like to Recover From a Face Transplant
After having more than 20 surgeries over four years, Katie Stubblefield finally has a new face. In May of last year, doctors at the Cleveland Clinic helped the then 21-year-old become the world’s 40th face transplant recipient, and the youngest in U.S. history. Today, Stubblefield, whose story was first told in National Geographic’s September cover story, is recovering well — and adjusting to the novel life, identity and reality that come with her new appearance. “I’m starting over in a lot of ways,” Stubblefield says through her parents, Robb and Alesia. (Her speech is still recovering ...
Source: TIME: Health - August 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime medicine onetime Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about a watermelon allergy
A watermelon allergy is rare, and symptoms include coughing, hives, and stomach cramping. A person can treat a mild allergic reaction with over-the-counter medication, but serious reactions may require emergency treatment. Learn more about an allergy to watermelon and how to handle it here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Food Allergy Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to do about vaginal cysts, sores, and bumps
A lump or bump on the vagina may have a variety of causes. Causes can include cysts, warts, polyps, and, rarely, vaginal cancer. Treatment depends on the cause and may involve medication, lifestyle and hygiene changes, or even surgery. Learn more about the causes and treatment options of lumps on the vagina here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

QUERI Implementation Roadmap: Supporting More Rapid Innovation and Sustainability in a Learning Health Care System
September 6, 2018 12:00-1:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - August 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 14 ways to lose weight without diet or exercise
Strict diets can be challenging to follow, and people may not always have the time or ability to exercise. However, a variety of simple lifestyle changes can help people lose weight and improve their health. These include taking probiotics, getting enough sleep, and thoroughly chewing food. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Can an App Prevent Pregnancy?
By the time Jackie Blume was in her early 20s, like many women her age, she’d been taking the Pill every day for nearly a decade. When she was 23, Blume — now 28 and living in Wilmington, North Carolina — started embracing a more “natural” lifestyle, which for her meant paying attention to what she ate, and avoiding cleaning products, cosmetics, and shampoos that contained certain ingredients. “I wanted to cut things out of my life that were putting unnecessary chemicals in my body,” says Blume. “It led me to question whether my birth control pills were harming me.” Whi...
Source: TIME: Health - August 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alexandra Sifferlin Tags: Uncategorized Reproductive Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Mountain Dew does not kill sperm
There is a persistent myth that the popular drink Mountain Dew kills sperm cells. Some people incorrectly think components of the drink, including caffeine and tartrazine, affect male fertility. This is not true. Learn more about what other factors to do with a person ’s health might affect fertility here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fertility Source Type: news

Boy desperate for a kidney gets one from surprise donor
A 12-year-old boy from Georgia needed a new kidney and was desperate to find a match -- when he finally did, his family was shocked to learn who the donor was (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - August 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tornado disaster impacts and management: learning from the 2016 tornado catastrophe in Jiangsu Province, China - Jia H, Pan D.
As a key component of disaster reduction management, disaster emergency relief and reconstruction is an important process. Based on disaster system theory, this study analyzed the Jiangsu tornado from the formation mechanism of disasters, through to the ec... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Reduction of future disaster damages by learning from disaster experiences - Onuma H, Shin KJ, Managi S.
This paper examines the effect of a country's own past disaster experiences and nearby countries' past experiences on subsequent disaster damage. We use global disaster data from 1990 to 2010, which include disaster-related death tolls for both natural and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Learning from experience: emergency response in schools - Tipler K, Tarrant R, Tuffin K, Johnston D.
This study explored emergencies (i.e. bomb threat, a flood, and an earthquake) in three case study schools in New Zealand. Within each case,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Join Cognition Corporation in Boston September 20-21 for NAVIGATE2018
By Nick Schofield, Content Creator Interested in networking with and learning from top voices in life science industries about the latest topics and challenges in product development? Are you looking to learn more about how organizations use Cognition’s products and services to help bolster regulatory compliance from premarket to postmarket environments? Then come to NAVIGATE2018, Cognition’s annual user conference! NAVIGATE2018 will features talks, panels, and discussions from industry leaders about the latest topics, ideas, and concerns in life science product development. Topics include: Risk management Cyb...
Source: Mass Device - August 15, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Nick Schofield Tags: Sponsored Content Cognition Corporation Source Type: news

Local Health Department Learning Laboratory
A 12-month program for teams across the country to identify replicable solutions that enable local health departments to successfully transition to population-focused strategies for improving health outcomes in their communities. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - August 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Foods to eat for better sex
Many people look to their diet to find ways of improving their sex lives. People sometimes try known aphrodisiacs to boost libido, or they might want to try heart-healthy foods to improve their stamina. In this article, learn which foods are best for sex and about the research behind the claims. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sexual Health / STDs Source Type: news

Resources for National Breastfeeding Month
August is National Breastfeeding Month. The National Library of Medicine (NLM) and National Institutes of Health (NIH) support and maintain many diverse resources that include breastfeeding and lactation topics, to help new mothers learn about the benefits and potential risks involved in breastfeeding their babies. Below are just a few resources to get started. Looking for more information on this topic? Contact us to set up a consultation or training for your professional group! MedlinePlus Health Topic: Breastfeeding – from NLM’s premiere consumer health resources, explore information on breastfeeding, from ...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - August 15, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Consumer Health Health Professionals Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Ten tips to prevent stretch marks
Rapid weight or muscle gain, growth spurts, and pregnancy can all cause stretch marks. Genetics may also be a contributing factor. These lines are not harmful to health, but some people dislike their appearance. In this article, learn about ways to help prevent stretch marks and keep the skin looking supple and smooth. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the symptoms of a UTI in older adults?
Urinary tract infections (UTIs) can affect people at any age. However, UTIs are one of the most common causes of infection in older adults. Symptoms of a UTI in older adults may include restlessness, agitation, and confusion. UTIs are treatable with medication. Learn more about UTIs in seniors here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urinary Tract Infection Source Type: news

Upstate showcases services, expertise, offers health screenings at New York State Fair, beginning Aug. 22
On Aug. 31 Upstate will present a 15-foot tall brain that fairgoers can walk through to learn what happens to the brain during a traumatic injury, stroke or concussion. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - August 15, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

RCN issues bleak warning on learning disabilities nursing 'crisis'
Critical shortages of learning disabilities nurses could lead to more vulnerable patients being sent to Victorian style institutions away from their loved ones, a union has warned. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - August 15, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Comparison of machine-learning techniques for landslide susceptibility mapping using two-level random sampling (2LRS) in Alakir catchment area, Antalya, Turkey - Ada M, San BT.
The aim of this study is to make a comparison of the performances of two machine-learning algorithms that support vector machine (SVM) and random forest (RF) for landslide susceptibility mapping. The study makes use of a sampling strategy called two-level ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Old species learn new tricks...very slowly
(Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute) No species lasts forever, and, just as the saying goes, it seems like old species may get stuck in their ways and can't adapt to environmental change as fast as younger species do. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - August 15, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

A trained eye
(University of California - Santa Barbara) UCSB researchers show that category learning can be influenced by where an object is in our field of vision. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

America's future doctors are skipping school in favor of online classes   
A quarter of medical students report that they 'almost never' went to class last year, choosing to learn online instead and performing just as well - but wondering what they are paying tuition for. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Micro Molding with Bioabsorbables: Not Your Average Thermoplastics
This whitepaper explores Micro Molding with Bioabsorbables. Across the board with plastics, the rules are different when you mold it so small. But when it comes to bioabsorbable resins, they require a much more extensive and specialized approach than thermoplastics. By learning how processing bioabsorbables differs from thermoplastics, medical OEMs can understand the key factors needed for optimizing the design and production of their bioabsorbable products. The post Micro Molding with Bioabsorbables: Not Your Average Thermoplastics appeared first on MassDevice. (Source: Mass Device)
Source: Mass Device - August 14, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: MassDevice Tags: White Papers MTD Micro Molding Source Type: news

Board Meeting Minutes, June 26, 2018
      Participants:  Geri Baumblatt, Dave DeBronkart, Peter Elias, Nancy Finn, John Grohol, Sarah Krüg, Janice McCallum, Jan Oldenburg, Burt Rosen, Danny Sands, Linda Stotsky, Joe Ternullo, Sue Woods, Michael Millenson, Vera Rulon Minutes from May 22, 2018 meeting approved. Treasurer’s Report (Financial and Membership)                John Grohol John described some recent fraudulent activity related to a travel fund award check. We should get money back from bank insurance. All agreed we should tighten our screening process...
Source: Society for Participatory Medicine - August 14, 2018 Category: General Medicine Authors: Janice McCallum Tags: Board Minutes News Board Meeting Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to treat peeling skin
There are many reasons why skin peels. People may notice their skin peeling several days after they get a sunburn. As the skin heals, it sheds layers of old damaged skin and replaces it with new layers. People can prevent peeling with moisturizer and staying hydrated. Learn more about how to stop peeling skin here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Evaluation of Introduction of Nursing Associates: Phase 1 report for Health Education England
An independent evaluation of the first cohort of trainee nursing associate (TNA) pilot sites, commissioned by Health Education England. The report is primarily focused on evaluating the training and development of TNAs. It provides insights into challenges and benefits of the new role, emerging impacts of the TNA training, and reflections on the approaches to academic and work-based learning settings. It also provides recommendations about how to support TNAs while in training. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - August 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stage 4 melanoma: What you need to know
Melanoma is a type of cancer that affects the skin cells. If it has progressed to stage 4, this means it has spread beyond the skin to other organs, such as the liver, brain, or lungs. In this article, learn about survival rates, traditional treatments, and new treatment methods, such as targeted therapy drugs. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Melanoma / Skin Cancer Source Type: news

Learn how to rebuild your health and quality of life with the Planetary Healing Club
(Natural News) Many people are looking for ways they can rebuild their health and improve their quality of life, but this search often leads them to the wrong places. If you’re interested in health, consciousness, and improving the world, the Planetary Healing Club could provide you with some very useful insight. Lost Art Radio host... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AI algorithm can triage head CT exams for urgent review
An artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm can prescreen head CT exams for a...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI characterizes complex mood disorders from fMRI 3 ways to ensure AI algorithms are really working Initiative aims to apply AI to traumatic brain injury AI can find, classify pleural effusions on chest x-rays Can AI learn how to understand radiologist reports? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 14, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Device Safety and Regulations Questioned in The Bleeding Edge
Netflix’s movie, The Bleeding Edge, is about allegedly unsafe medical devices, how they got to market, and how difficult it is to get them off the market. Living in New York, I actually saw it in a movie theater. It has also received a modest amount of press with various radio, print, and online interviews. The principals behind the movie, Kirby Dick, Amy Ziering, and Amy Herdy, are established documentary filmmakers as is evidenced by the high production values that go well beyond talking heads and statistics. The issue of faulty medical devices is approached through the personal stories of v...
Source: MDDI - August 14, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: William A. Hyman Tags: Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why can the birth control pill make your breasts bigger?
The hormones in birth control pills can affect the body in various ways. In some people, the pills cause an increase in breast size. However, this change is usually temporary, and it may reverse within a few months. In this article, learn how birth control pills can affect breast size and other side effects. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Birth Control / Contraception Source Type: news

FirstWatch Acquires ZOLL Data Systems ’ Resource Planner Application
Carlsbad, Calif.: FirstWatch, the leading data analytics and improvement firm serving EMS and public safety, announced the acquisition of ZOLL Data Systems’ RescueNet Resource Planner software. Resource Planner helps build optimized schedules to boost productivity and shift coverage while working to improve crew morale, by taking into account personal shift preferences. “We’ve been big fans of Resource Planner for years,” said Todd Stout, president and founder of FirstWatch. “We have several FirstWatch customers who are power users of Resource Planner and they are excited to share their bes...
Source: JEMS Operations - August 13, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: FirstWatch Tags: Operations Industry News Press Releases Source Type: news

FirstWatch Acquires ZOLL Data Systems ’ Resource Planner Application
Carlsbad, Calif.: FirstWatch, the leading data analytics and improvement firm serving EMS and public safety, announced the acquisition of ZOLL Data Systems’ RescueNet Resource Planner software. Resource Planner helps build optimized schedules to boost productivity and shift coverage while working to improve crew morale, by taking into account personal shift preferences. “We’ve been big fans of Resource Planner for years,” said Todd Stout, president and founder of FirstWatch. “We have several FirstWatch customers who are power users of Resource Planner and they are excited to share their bes...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - August 13, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: FirstWatch Tags: Operations Industry News Press Releases Source Type: news

Wash and Learn Promotes Health Literacy
Wash and Learn started from an exploratory program with Libraries Without Borders to create pop-up literacy spaces. Laundromats proved to be incredibly popular places to host the program. Photo attribution: Libraries Without Borders U.S. and Michigan Radio The Greater Midwest Region of the National Library of Medicine awarded a health information outreach award to Libraries Without Borders (LWB), a non-profit organization “striving to invent the 21st century library so that regardless of circumstances, people throughout the world can live with dignity and have the opportunity to thrive through access t...
Source: The Cornflower - August 13, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Darlene Kaskie Tags: All of Us Consumer Health Funding Public Libraries Anoka County Library Libraries Without Borders public library funding Scott County Library St. Paul Public Library Success Stories Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Which fruits should you eat during pregnancy?
Eating a healthful diet is particularly important during pregnancy. The right nutrients help the fetus to develop and grow as it should. Pregnant women should eat a variety of fruits to provide them with healthful nutrients that may also help to relieve their symptoms. Learn which fruits to eat during pregnancy here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pregnancy / Obstetrics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is the outlook for chronic lymphocytic leukemia?
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) is a type of cancer that affects the blood and bone marrow. Although doctors can very rarely cure CLL, survival rates for this cancer are typically good. A person ’s life expectancy for CLL depends on how far the cancer has progressed and when they receive treatment. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Leukemia Source Type: news

PubChem will present at the incoming ACS Boston meeting
On August 19-23, 2018, the 256th American Chemical Society National Meeting will be held in Boston, MA. The PubChem team will be at the ACS meeting to present new developments and recent changes in PubChem. To learn more about this, please readthis post. (Source: PubChem News)
Source: PubChem News - August 13, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: PubChem Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is labial hypertrophy and is it normal?
Each person's vagina and vulva are unique, and there is wide variation between people. Labial hypertrophy is when one or both vaginal lips, or labia, are larger than usual. This is normal and not a cause for concern. Some people choose to have surgery for cosmetic reasons. Learn more about vaginal hypertrophy here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is it safe to skip your period using birth control?
Skipping one or more periods using the birth control pill is usually safe and poses few risks. A person may want to skip a period to avoid discomfort, for convenience, or for other reasons. Learn how to skip a period using birth control here. We also look at types of birth control that reduce the frequency of periods. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Birth Control / Contraception Source Type: news

Artificial intelligence tool 'as good as experts' at detecting eye problems
Machine-learning system can identify more than 50 different eye diseases and could speed up diagnosis and treatmentA new machine-learning system is as good as the best human experts at detecting eye problems and referring patients for treatment, say scientists.The groundbreaking artificial intelligence system, developed by the AI-outfit DeepMind with Moorfields eye hospital NHS foundation trust and University College London, was capable of correctly referring patients with more than 50 different eye diseases for further treatment with 94% accuracy, matching or beating world-leading eye specialists.Continue reading... (Sour...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 13, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Samuel Gibbs Tags: Artificial intelligence (AI) DeepMind Alphabet Technology Medical research Science Health Healthcare industry Society Research and development Business Source Type: news

Boycott MailChimp: All customers can be cut off at a moment's notice, without warning
(Natural News) If you use MailChimp to automate your email marketing, you might be interested to learn that you could be cut off without warning if your opinions differ from theirs. That’s what happened to Alex Jones of InfoWars, who found the mail messaging platform terminating his accounts on the grounds of “hateful conduct.” Last... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What can cause cramps after menopause?
Although a person's monthly periods stop after they have been through menopause, they may still sometimes experience abdominal cramping. These cramps are usually nothing serious, but can sometimes be a sign of an underlying medical condition, such as uterine fibroids, endometriosis, or cancer. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Menopause Source Type: news

Inside Hologic ’ s evolving definition of women ’ s healthcare
Hologic (NSDQ:HOLX), known in the medtech industry for its mammography and diagnostics devices, is rethinking what it means to be a women’s healthcare company. The 6,000-person company wants to expand its reach to include products that care for women’s well-being, as well as their health – a concept that Dr. Edward Evantash honed when he led the Ob/Gyn division at Tufts Medical Center. “The beauty of being an Ob/Gyn is that you really take care of women throughout the continuum of their lifecycle,” Evantash, Hologic’s medical director & VP of global medical affairs, told MassDev...
Source: Mass Device - August 13, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Sarah Faulkner Tags: Business/Financial News Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Women's Health Cynosure Inc. Hologic Source Type: news

Member Highlights: Southwest PA Area Health Education Center, Pittsburgh, PA
NNLM MAR is pleased to share successes of health outreach projects and activities in our region. Learn what your amazing colleagues are doing to increase access to quality health information for the communities they serve. Connections4Health Connections4Health is a program from the Southwest Pennsylvania Area Health Education Center (AHEC) designed to collaborate with community health centers, public libraries and other community-focused organizations to address the broader, unmet social health needs of their patients or patrons. These unmet needs may include food security, employment, housing, or utility assistance. The ...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - August 13, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Member Highlights Source Type: news

Last Minute Summer Vacations Ideas
Summer is almost over but there s still time to book a vacation. ... Learn how to score deals on a cruise, vacation rental, train trip or urban adventure. (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - August 13, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to do if you've lost a birth control pill
People often lose birth control pills in their handbags or down the drain. Losing a pill is not usually a problem. A person should call their doctor for advice and a replacement pack while continuing to use their regular pack. However, the best advice varies, depending on the type of birth control. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Birth Control / Contraception Source Type: news

Children and Women with Disabilities, More Likely to Face Discrimination
This article is part of a series of stories on Disability inclusion.The post Children and Women with Disabilities, More Likely to Face Discrimination appeared first on Inter Press Service. (Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health)
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Carmen Arroyo and Emily Thampoe Tags: Development & Aid Featured Gender Global Headlines Health Human Rights IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Population Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Disability rights Source Type: news