Government must act over minimum wage laws affecting care workers, say UNISON and Mencap  
UNISON and Mencap have written jointly to the Prime Minister today (T​uesday) calling for immediate reform of minimum wage laws affecting thousands of care workers.    The letter to Boris Johnson says “action is needed urgently” to amend current rules so sleep-in shifts – where staff have to stay overnight away from home – are defined as working time and paid properly. Last month, the Supreme Court ruled* the hours employees are asleep don’t have to be paid at minimum wage rates, only the time they are awake and looking after people. UNISON – the biggest union includi...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - April 19, 2021 Category: Food Science Authors: Sophie Goodchild Tags: Article adult social care Sleep-in payments Source Type: news

The Importance of Routines, Even Interrupted by a Pandemic
By setting routines for myself, I was able to shield myself from chaos. Then the pandemic happened. I set out to get them back on track. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jason Diamond Tags: Mental Health and Disorders Quarantine (Life and Culture) Anxiety and Stress Layoffs and Job Reductions Depression (Mental) Meditation Source Type: news

Feeling Blah During the Pandemic? It's Called Languishing
The neglected middle child of mental health can dull your motivation and focus — and it may be the dominant emotion of 2021. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Adam Grant Tags: Quarantine (Life and Culture) Mental Health and Disorders Anxiety and Stress Loneliness Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Grief (Emotion) Depression (Mental) Emotions Productivity Psychology and Psychologists Content Type: Service Source Type: news

Fitbit launches new fashion forward Fitbit Luxe tracker, its first under Google
Fitbit's new Luxe tracker, its first since being acquired by Google, is designed to provide fitness and mental wellness tracking. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

An 'enormous burden': Chauvin trial jurors will face scrutiny
Jurors in high-profile trials related to police violence have described wrestling with their decisions, suffering mental health issues... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AHA News: Sorting Folklore From Fact on the Health Benefits of Garlic
MONDAY, April 19, 2021 (American Heart Association News) -- Garlic is a food of legends, supposedly capable of providing protection against everything from common colds to heart disease – not to mention vampires and werewolves. But does it really... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 19, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Researchers In Europe, U.S. Team Up To Produce First Ever 5-MeO-DMT Psychedelic Training Program
The psychedelic land rush is on. And with it comes the necessary machinery that mental health clinicians will utilize to help treat patients. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: David E. Carpenter, Contributor Tags: Vices /vices Lifestyle /lifestyle Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare davidcarpenterblog Source Type: news

A children ’s author and parish councillor died after a neighbour with mental health issues shot him in the face, believing he worked for...
Alex Sartain, previously detained under Mental Health Act, shot James Nash in the face, inquest told (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Factors Identified to Help Predict Age at Menopause
MONDAY, April 19, 2021 -- Higher levels of estradiol and follicle-stimulating hormone, irregular menstrual cycles, and symptoms of menopause are strong indicators that a woman is approaching menopause, according to a study published online April 12... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Emerging From the Pandemic With Acne, Facial Hair and Body Odor
Young people experiencing the body changes of puberty without being in school are facing a unique set of challenges. Here ’s how parents can support them. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Perri Klass, M.D. Tags: Children and Childhood Teenagers and Adolescence Hygiene and Cleanliness Menstruation Content Type: Service Parenting Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Source Type: news

Pandemic Stress Keeps Many From Exercising
MONDAY, April 19, 2021 -- Exercise can provide a much-needed mental health boost during the COVID-19 pandemic. But stress and anxiety may hold you back, new research suggests. According to a survey by researchers at McMaster University in Canada,... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 19, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Covid-19 mental health and wellbeing recovery action plan, DHSC (Updated 1st April 2021)
This action plan sets out an ambitious, cross-government, whole-person approach to promoting positive mental health and supporting people living with mental illness to recover and live well. While this plan sets out what the government will do in the coming year, it is also a call to action for the whole of society, for local communities, families and for individuals, who can take simple steps to look after their own wellbeing and the wellbeing of those around them – and can reach out for support, including from mental health services when necessary. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Climate Real Estate Bubble: Is the U.S. on the Verge of Another Financial Crisis?
1171 Shoreham looks much like it did when Anna Zimmerman lived there: modest but presentable. A good starter home for Zimmerman and her husband when they bought it in 2005, for a while it provided an idyllic existence in suburban Charleston, S.C., a community of friendly neighbors for their young child, a quaint backyard and even space for Zimmerman’s mother-in-law. Then, in 2015, the first flood hit, taking most of their property with it after a heavy rain. This came as a shock; no flood risk had been disclosed when Zimmerman bought the house. But, determined to turn lemons into lemonade, she used the insurance mo...
Source: TIME: Science - April 19, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Justin Worland and Graphics by Emily Barone Tags: Uncategorized climate change feature Magazine TIME 2030 Source Type: news

Changing the perfect picture: an inquiry into body image
This inquiry sought to determine which groups were most at risk of developing poor body image, the factors driving its increased prevalence, and the impact of poor body image on the lives of those affected by it. It considers the impact body dissatisfaction can have on physical and mental health and its relationship with advertising in traditional and social media. It also considers the role the government should play through health, education or digital policy interventions to reduce the prevalence and impact of poor body image in the UK. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid-19: mental health and wellbeing surveillance report, PHE (updated 8th April 2021)
This is a routinely updated report about population mental health and wellbeing in England during the COVID-19 pandemic. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus (COVID-19): health and wellbeing of the adult social care workforce, DHSC (updated 19th April 2021)
Advice for those working in adult social care on managing your mental health and how employers can take care of the wellbeing of their staff during the coronavirus outbreak. 19 April 2021Updated to reflect that people are no longer being advised to shield, that the CARE Workforce app is now closed, and the changes made as part of'Step 2'of the government's'COVID-19 response – spring 2021'roadmap. Also added a link to the Skills for Care Workforce Wellbeing Resource Finder. 14 January 2021Updated to reflect national lockdown guidance. Removed reference to the apps Daylight, SilverCloud and Sleepio. (Source: Curren...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Growing New Health Crisis Focusing on Emergency Rooms, Medical History & Vaccines
Samah Ghalloussi, one of the entrepreneurs interviewed for the article with a worker of the French Red Cross. Credit: French Red CrossBy Angel MendozaPARIS, Apr 19 2021 (IPS) This year’s World Health Day on 7 April was an opportunity for three entrepreneurs to share their insights and reflections on a rather complex year due to the health crisis and comment on their experiences developing impactful products and services in this sector. Emeric Lemaire, co-founder of Arkhn, Samah Ghallousi, CEO of AALIA.tech and Antoine Noel, co-founder and director of Japet, are all either associates of Liberté Living-Lab, (a ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Angel Mendoza Tags: Featured Global Headlines Health IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Population Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

What experts say about the COVID-19 vaccine and menstruation, mammograms and more
Four health experts told CBC News there are key findings women can keep in mind when getting the COVID-19 vaccine — particularly if they are pregnant, booking a mammogram or a fertility treatment, or wondering whether it can disrupt their menstrual cycle. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/British Columbia Source Type: news

Machine learning methods in sport injury prediction and prevention: a systematic review - Van Eetvelde H, Mendon ça LD, Ley C, Seil R, Tischer T.
PURPOSE: Injuries are common in sports and can have significant physical, psychological and financial consequences. Machine learning (ML) methods could be used to improve injury prediction and allow proper approaches to injury prevention. The aim of our st... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Recreational and Sports Issues Source Type: news

Roles of psychological distress and social support in the relationship between childhood maltreatment and perceived needs for mental health care - Gao T, Mei S, Li M, Arcy CD, Meng X.
Childhood maltreatment is a major public health issue worldwide. It increases a range of health-risk behaviors, psychological and physical problems, which are associated with an increased need for mental health services in adulthood. Identification of medi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Acute and sustained reductions in loss of meaning and suicidal ideation following psilocybin-assisted psychotherapy for psychiatric and existential distress in life-threatening cancer - Ross S, Agin-Liebes G, Lo S, Zeifman RJ, Ghazal L, Benville J, Franco Corso S, Bjerre Real C, Guss J, Bossis A, Mennenga SE.
People with advanced cancer are at heightened risk of desire for hastened death (DHD), suicidal ideation (SI), and completed suicide. Loss of Meaning (LoM), a component of demoralization, can be elevated by a cancer diagnosis and predicts DHD and SI in thi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Neutrophilic leukocytosis in nonfatal suicidal hanging: a case series - Arafat SMY, Kar SK, Menon V, Ransing RS, Karim AKMB.
Suicide along with other forms of suicidal behavior (SB) is a preventable public health problem (World Health Organization 2014). SB is the end product of the complex interaction of diverse factors (Brundin et al. 2017). Although multiple risk factors have... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Involuntary stabilization care of youth who overdose: a call for evidence- and ethics-informed substance use policy - Goodyear T, Robinson S, Jenkins E, Gagnon M, Mitchell K, Knight R.
As is the case across Canada, the province of British Columbia is in the midst of an opioid overdose crisis. In response to the devastating impacts of this crisis on youth (under 19  years of age), the provincial government is considering amending the Ment... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

An exploration into suicide prevention initiatives for mental health nurses: a systematic literature review - Dabkowski E, Porter JE.
Mental health and suicide prevention are national health priorities in Australia, with research currently focussed towards the ZERO Suicide (ZS) initiative. The aim of this review was to evaluate the impact of suicide prevention programmes, in particular t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Patients at high risk of suicide before and during a COVID-19 lockdown: ecological momentary assessment study - Cobo A, Porras-Segovia A, P érez-Rodríguez MM, Artés-Rodríguez A, Barrigón ML, Courtet P, Baca-Garcia E.
In this study we explored the wish to die and other suicide risk factors using smartphone-based ecological momentary assessment (EMA) ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Thoughts of death and suicidality among patients with cancer: examining subtypes and their association with mental disorders - Vehling S, Mehnert-Theuerkauf A, Glaesmer H, Bokemeyer C, Oechsle K, H ärter M, Koch U.
OBJECTIVE: Cancer is associated with an increased risk for completed suicide. We explored subtypes of thoughts of death, death wishes, suicidal ideation and behavior and their association with mental disorders and demographic and disease-related characteri... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Suicide and mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic in Japan - Ueda M, Nordstr öm R, Matsubayashi T.
BACKGROUND: The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic is an unprecedented public health crisis, but its effect on suicide deaths is little understood. METHODS: We analyzed data from monthly suicide statistics between January 2017 and October 2020... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Suicide trends in the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic: an interrupted time-series analysis of preliminary data from 21 countries - Pirkis J, John A, Shin S, DelPozo-Banos M, Arya V, Analuisa-Aguilar P, Appleby L, Arensman E, Bantjes J, Baran A, Bertolote JM, Borges G, Breci ć P, Caine E, Castelpietra G, Chang SS, Colchester D, Crompton D, Curkovic M, Deisenhammer EA, Du C, Dwyer J, Erlangsen A, Faust JS, Fortune S, Garrett A, George D, Gerstner R, Gilissen R, Gould M, Hawton K, Kanter J, Kapur N, Khan M, Kirtley OJ, Knipe D, Kolves K, Leske S, Marahatta K, Mittendorfe r-Rutz E, Neznanov N, Niederkrotenthaler T, Nielsen E, Nordentoft M, Oberlerchner H, O'Connor RC, Pearson M, Phillips MR, Platt S, Plener PL, Psota G, Qin P, Radeloff D, Rados C, Reif A, Reif-Leonhard C, Rozanov V, Schlang C, Schneider B, Semenova N, Sinyor M, Townsend E, Ueda M, Vijayakumar L, Webb RT, Weerasinghe M, Zalsman G, Gunnell D, Spittal MJ.
BACKGROUND: The COVID-19 pandemic is having profound mental health consequences for many people. Concerns have been expressed that, at their most extreme, these consequences could manifest as increased suicide rates. We aimed to assess the early effect of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Violence against the doctor in the developing countries during CoViD-19 pandemic. mental health linkages [letter] - Shoib S, Arafat SMY, Gupta AK, Ullah I, Turan S.
COVID-19 pandemic has opened a "Pandora box" con- taining a multitude of problems, from physical to psycholo- gical manifestations, and from socioeconomic to the finan- cial aspect (Kumar et al. 2020, Lazzari et al. 2020). Health professionals are the fron... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Is all activity equal? Associations between different domains of physical activity and depressive symptom severity among 261,121 European adults - De Cocker K, Biddle SJH, Teychenne MJ, Bennie JA.
BACKGROUND: Physical activity is often associated with better mental health. However, there is evidence that the domain of physical activity influences the strength and direction of this association. Therefore, this study aimed to examine the associations ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

The impact of resilience on anxiety and depression among grass-roots civil servants in China - Song H, Zhang M, Wang Y, Yang L, Wang Y, Li Y.
BACKGROUND: The grass-roots civil servants are the final implementers and executors of a series of government policies and the fundamental force for social stability and harmonious development. However, the mental health problems of grass-roots civil serva... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Perceived barriers to mental healthcare among spouses of military service members - Schvey NA, Burke D, Pearlman AT, Britt TW, Riggs DS, Carballo C, Stander V.
Barriers to mental healthcare services are reported among military service members. However, little is known about these barriers among the spouses of military personnel, who face unique stressors and may subsequently be at high-need for mental health serv... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Perceptions of peer support for victim-survivors of sexual violence and abuse: an exploratory study with key stakeholders - Gregory A, Johnson E, Feder G, Campbell J, Konya J, Perot C.
Experiences of sexual violence, childhood sexual abuse, and sexual assault are common across all societies. These experiences damage physical and mental health, coping ability, and relationships with others. Given the breadth and magnitude of impacts, it i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Formal requirements for suicide risk assessment in mental healthcare services: self-reported familiarity and perceptions among clinicians - Qin P, Larsen K.
This study aims to assess clinicians' familiarity with and perceptions of established formal requirements for suicide ris... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Moral injury and suicide ideation among combat veterans: the role of trauma-related shame and collective hatred - Schwartz G, Halperin E, Levi-Belz Y.
Exposure to potentially morally injurious events (PMIEs) among combat veterans has been acknowledged as a significant stressful combat event that may lead to mental health problems, including suicide ideation (SI). Several studies have examined the risk an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

"What are we going to do with a penis in the room?" Rape crisis centers and treatment of transgender survivors - Guckenheimer D, LeBlanc AJ, Perry BL.
PURPOSE: Being the victim of sexual violence can lead to long-term health consequences. In response, rape crisis centers provide support to survivors of sexual violence including medical and mental health treatment or referrals to treatment. A history of e... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

On the relationship between classic psychedelics and suicidality: a systematic review - Zeifman RJ, Singhal N, Breslow L, Weissman CR.
Use of classic psychedelics (e.g., psilocybin, ayahuasca, and lysergic acid diethylamide) is increasing, and psychedelic therapy is receiving growing attention as a novel mental health intervention. Suicidality remains a potential safety concern associated... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Sexual and gender minority health: toward a more complete accounting of social class - Spiker R, Stacey L, Reczek C, LeBlanc AJ, Perry BL.
PURPOSE: In the current work, we provide a portrait of heavy alcohol use, cigarette smoking, mental health, and suicide ideation by sexual orientation among a large sample of US adults aged 25 years and older. Design/methodology/approach: We produce a ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Adolescents with somatic symptom disorder experienced less anxiety and depression than healthy peers during the first COVID-19 lockdown - De Nardi L, Abbracciavento G, Cozzi G, Ronfani L, Viola I, Bigolin L, Barbi E, Trombetta A.
Adolescents with mental health disorders are a high-risk population and problems during COVID-19 lockdowns have included increasing, widespread anxiety, fear, anger and uncertainty. Somatic symptom disorder (SSD) is characterised by disproportionate though... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Association of source country gender inequality with experiencing assault and poor mental health among young female immigrants to Ontario, Canada - Lebenbaum M, Stukel TA, Saunders NR, Lu H, Urquia M, Kurdyak P, Guttmann A.
BACKGROUND: Gender inequality varies across countries and is associated with poor outcomes including violence against women and depression. Little is known about the relationship of source county gender inequality and poor health outcomes in female immigra... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Child perspectives on growing up with gender-based intimate partner violence at home - Miranda JK, Rojas C, Crockett MA, Az ócar E.
Growing up in the context of gender-based intimate partner violence (IPV) has been associated with mental health problems in c hi ldren yet little is known about IPV effects on children from their own point of view. The aim of this research was to understa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

College extracurricular involvement as a suicide prevention and wellness promotion strategy: exploring the roles of social support and meaning - Boone S, Schuler KR, Basu N, Smith PN.
OBJECTIVE: Increased demands during the transition into college can negatively impact students' physical and mental wellness, and increase risk of suicide. A supportive campus culture that promotes social connectedness and meaningful engagement may amplify... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

DLPFC volume is a neural correlate of resilience in healthy high-risk individuals with both childhood maltreatment and familial risk for depression - Brosch K, Stein F, Meller T, Schmitt S, Yuksel D, Ringwald KG, Pfarr JK, Waltemate L, Lemke H, Opel N, Meinert S, Dohm K, Grotegerd D, Goltermann J, Repple J, Winter A, Jansen A, Dannlowski U, Nenadic I, Kircher T, Krug A.
BACKGROUND: Two prominent risk factors for major depressive disorder (MDD) are childhood maltreatment (CM) and familial risk for MDD. Despite having these risk factors, there are individuals who maintain mental health, i.e. are resilient, whereas others de... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Evaluation report of early intervention program in situation of child-to-parent abuse: parents and children as participants - Ibabe I, Arnoso A, Elgorriaga E, Asla N.
Clinical practice experiences of practitioners in child and youth mental health suggest that parents are asking for more help regarding child-to-parent abuse than before. The aim of this study is to evaluate short-term effects of the Early Intervention Pro... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Examining the potential mental health costs of defending victims of bullying: a longitudinal analysis - Malamut ST, Trach J, Garandeau CF, Salmivalli C.
It has been speculated that defending victims of bullying is stressful for youth, and may contribute to poor mental health among those who regularly intervene to defend their victimized peers. However, the extant literature is thus far primarily limited to... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Frequent sports dance may serve as a protective factor for depression among college students: a real-world data analysis in China - Zhang L, Zhao S, Weng W, Lin Q, Song M, Wu S, Zheng H.
This study aims to investigate the role of frequent sports dance in preventing mental disorders, including anxiety and depression, among college students using real-world data, and to further analyze potential risk factors associated with anxiety ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Keeping COVID out: a collaborative approach to COVID-19 is associated with a significant reduction in self-harm in young people in custody - Kasinathan J, Haysom L, Andriotis H, Wheaton M, Lloyd T, Langstaff R, McClelland R, Whiting N, Southgate S, Vita M, McGrath C, Palmai M, Armstrong C, O'Donovan C, Oyan M, Woodward J, Wilson C.
OBJECTIVE: To describe the collaboration between Youth Justice New South Wales (YJNSW) and Justice Health and Forensic Mental Health Network (JHFMHN) during the early COVID-19 Response (CR) across the six Youth Justice centres in NSW, and the reduced incid... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Suicidal ideation and depression among adolescent and young adult cancer patients - Giberson SA, Hall BC, Jester B, Short VM, Roaten K, De La Garza N, Trivedi MH, Howe-Martin L.
PURPOSE: Adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer patients (aged 18-39 years) represent a unique population within oncology. The developmental and mental health challenges that can co-occur with a diagnosis of cancer during this age range make AYAs a high-r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Disaster stressors and psychological well-being in older adults after a flood - Cherry KE, De Vito AN, Calamia MR, Elliott EM, Yu S, Sampson L, Galea S, Mansoor M, McKneely KJ, Nguyen QP.
We examined the inoculation and stress sensitization explanations concerning mental health outcomes in 223 predominately middle-aged and older adults after a flood (M age = 49.6 years, SD = 17.7 years, range: 18-88 years). In multiple linear regression mod... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Serious mental illness in nursing homes: roles and perceived competence of social services directors - Gammonley D, Wang X, Simons K, Smith KM, Bern-Klug M.
Providing nursing home psychosocial care to persons with serious mental illnesses (SMI) requires understanding of comorbidities and attention to resident rights, needs and preferences. This quantitative study reports how 924 social service directors (SSDs)... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news