At least 77 migrants dead after boat from Lebanon sinks off Syria
"We are dealing with one of our largest ever rescue operations," an official at Syria's transport ministry said. #migrants #transportministry (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 23, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bank holdups snowball in Lebanon as depositors demand their own money
Commercial banks have locked most depositors out of their savings, leaving many unable to pay for basics. #depositors (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

America's Got Talent Crowns a New Champion! Lebanese Dance Troupe The Mayyas Win Season 17
The Mayyas, who earned Sofía Vergara's Golden Buzzer, beat out the other 10 finalists, including singer Drake Milligan, pole dancer Kristy Sellars, AI group Metaphysic, and country trio Chapel Hart #metaphysic #finalists #sofíavergara #lebanese #americasgottalentcrowns #kristysellars #chapelhart #mayyas #drakemilligan #countrytrio (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

In Lebanon, armed customers rob banks to get their own money
Two seemingly armed and desperate Lebanese depositors held up banks on Wednesday to force access to their own money, which has been blocked during a national financial meltdown. #meltdown #depositors (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Baptist Senior Family to close Mt. Lebanon nursing facility
A plan to close the elder care facility has been filed with the Pennsylvania Department of Health. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 14, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Depositors hold up two Lebanese banks to grab their own money
Two seemingly armed and desperate Lebanese depositors held up banks on Wednesday to force access to their own money, which has been blocked during a national financial meltdown. #depositors #lebanese #meltdown (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Factors impacting trauma-specific quality of life following injury: a multi-center assessment in Lebanon - Elreichouni A, Al-Hajj S, Maciejewski KR, Ariss AB, Mowafi H.
This study analyzes the economic impact of injury for those experiencing moderate-to-severe injury in Beir... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 18, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Update on the monkeypox outbreak in the Eastern Mediterranean Region
Cairo, 17 August 2022 – The spread of the monkeypox outbreak has been sporadic in the Eastern Mediterranean Region, with 33 laboratory-confirmed cases in 6 countries and no associated deaths reported. Most cases have no travel history to areas where the outbreak is heavily circulating. The average age among reported cases are people aged 31 years, but age ranges from 8 to 59. An 8-year-old child in Lebanon was among the reported cases.    “The monkeypox outbreak is not exclusive to a group of people, and anyone can get the disease if they are in close skin-to-skin contact with someone who has symptoms, ...
Source: WHO EMRO News - August 17, 2022 Category: Middle East Health Source Type: news

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., electric vehicle charging station maker unveiling Lebanon operations
The jobs deals — totaling 1,910 jobs pledged over the next few years — illustrate the kind of variety that county officials increasingly aim to attract to expand their economic development recruitments beyond the county's more commonplace distribution and industrial projects. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 16, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Adam Sichko Source Type: news

Refugees Face Often Neglected Mental Health Challenges – Report
Refugee tents in a camp in Greece. UN report shows refugees may be affected by poor health outcomes. CREDIT: Julie Ricard/Unsplash) By Juliet MorrisonUnited Nations, Aug 16 2022 (IPS) While refugees globally face insecurity and uncertainty, a new World Health Organization (WHO) report highlights that they also face poorer health outcomes. The World report on the health of refugees and migrants, published on July 20, 2022, was the first to survey studies of various refugee health outcomes, including mental health. The report highlighted that refugees are not inherently less healthy than host populations but that various so...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Juliet Morrison Tags: Editors' Choice Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Migration & Refugees TerraViva United Nations IPS UN Bureau IPS UN Bureau Report mental health Source Type: news

Lebanon man hailed hero for holding Beirut bank hostage over savings
The suspect demanded the Lebanon bank release his money, in anger at rules on withdrawals. #beirut #bankhostage (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What to Know About Peripheral Artery Disease —and Its Connection to Diabetes
When we think of clogged arteries, most of us think about the heart. “But buildup of fatty plaques can happen in any artery, including those that carry blood away from the heart,” says Dr. Samuel Kim, a preventive cardiologist and lipidologist at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York. The arteries that branch out and feed into our arms and legs make up the bulk of what we call peripheral arteries. And the narrowing in these vessels is referred to as peripheral artery disease (PAD), a common condition in which the legs or arms don’t receive sufficient blood flow. “Interestingly, arteries in our legs and...
Source: TIME: Health - August 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lala Tanmoy Das Tags: Uncategorized Disease freelance healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Better late than never ’: how Brian Eno and David Byrne finally laid a musical ghost to rest
When the pair sampled Lebanese singer Dunya Younes for their groundbreaking album My Life in the Bush of Ghosts, they assumed the original recording was cleared. Four decades on they all meet up... #lebanese #dunyayounes #davidbyrne #brianeno #mylifeinthebushofghosts (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brighton Rehab, Mount Lebanon Rehab nursing home owner faces charges
15-count federal grand jury indictment also includes five current or former employees. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 9, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Russia's war in Ukraine: Live updates
A buyer in Lebanon has rejected the cargo of the first grain ship to leave Ukraine since the early days of the war due to delayed delivery, according to Ukrainian officials. Follow live updates here. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news