PET scans reveal brain activity related to menopause
PET scans have demonstrated for the first time that only women appear to experienc...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: PET brain scans find links to PTSD severity in 9/11 responders PET tracers reveal long-term consequences of brain injuries Preclinical PET study offers better Alzheimer's detection Carbon-11 PET detects brain inflammation after Lyme disease C-11-based PET tracer could benefit arthritis patients (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 9, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Child deaths expose mental health unit pressures
Chelsea Mooney was 17 when she died in a Camhs unit last year, following a self-harm incident. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - August 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Camhs deaths expose child mental health unit pressures
Chelsea Mooney was 17 when she died in a Camhs unit last year, following a self-harm incident. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - August 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Adolescent, parent, and provider perspectives on school-related influences of mental health in adolescents with suicide-related thoughts and behaviors - Marraccini ME, Pittleman C, Griffard M, Tow AC, Vanderburg JL, Cruz CM.
Previous research supports a link between school-related factors, such as bullying and school connectedness, and suicidal thoughts and behaviors. To deepen understanding of how school experiences may function as both protective and risk factors for youth s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 9, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The impact of child maltreatment on mental health and substance use trajectories among adolescents - Zhu N, Hawke LD, Sanches MR, Henderson J.
AIM: There is robust evidence that child maltreatment is a significant risk factor and linked to negative psychological outcomes. However, few studies have examined the impact of child maltreatment on mental health and substance use trajectories across ado... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 9, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The effect of disaster type and characteristics of damage on PTSD and depression - Hyun J, Kim H, Ahn YJ.
The goal of this study is to identify the effect of disaster type and characteristics of damage on PTSD and depression and to suggest effective intervention for mental health among victims of disasters. The main findings from the study are as follows. Firs... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 9, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Colleague suicide experience and mental health of office workers - Kim HJ, Park JY.
This study was conducted on 200 office workers in public companies with a high psychological burden due to the relocation to the countryside. It was intended to understand their mental health level and check whether they had experienced peer suicide. Throu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 9, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A study on strengthening elevator safety management through an elevator accident case analysis - Lee SM, Byun SS, Yoo BT.
Accidents caused by human negligence and negligence can be reduced by improving awareness through safety education and cultural diffusion, but it is difficult to prevent them completely due to the limitations of human mental and physical abilities. In othe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 9, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Psychometric properties of the Parma Scale for the treatment evaluation of offenders with mental disorder: a new instrument for routine outcome monitoring in forensic psychiatric settings - Pelizza L, Paulillo G, Maestri D, Paraggio C, De Amicis I, Mammone E, Scarci M, Leuci E, Pupo S, Pellegrini P.
PURPOSE: Routine Outcome Monitoring (ROM) is still poorly implemented in the routine forensic psychiatric practice. As reliable ROM instruments are lacking, the aims of this research was to assess the psychometric properties of the Parma Scale (Pr-Scale) a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 9, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

NAMS Affirms Value of Hormone Therapy for Menopausal Women NAMS Affirms Value of Hormone Therapy for Menopausal Women
Recent research supports individualized care to maximize benefits and minimize risks.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - August 8, 2022 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Concerns That Low LDL-C Alters Cognitive Function Challenged Concerns That Low LDL-C Alters Cognitive Function Challenged
A Mendelian randomization study appears to exonerate very low LDL-C but not therapies from altering cognition.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - August 8, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Lack of maths funding will hinder UK ’s scientific progress | Letter
Maths is the bedrock of all the sciences, but promised funding is yet to be delivered, writesProf Ulrike TillmannThe aim of making the UK a “science superpower” is welcome, but the deficiencies in the government’s strategy highlighted in a Lords report are only the start (‘Science superpower’ plan risks making UK bureaucracy superpower, says peer, 4 August).Lord Krebs compared the amount of bureaucracy involved to “setting off on a marathon with your shoelaces tied together”. However, the report barely mentions mathematics, the bedrock of all the sciences. Without a greater focus on the mathematical sciences,...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 8, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Letters Tags: Science funding crisis Mathematics UK news Science policy Education Politics Source Type: news

Why tween girls especially are struggling so much
Mental health issues are on the rise, but tween girls about ages 10 to 14 appear to be struggling more than in the past, a psychologist says. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - August 8, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jelena Kecmanovic Source Type: news

Early Menopause Could Mean More Heart Trouble Later
MONDAY, Aug. 8, 2022 -- Women who go into menopause when they are younger than 40 are at greater risk of heart problems, reports a new Korean study of more than 1.4 million females. Women with premature menopause had an overall 33% higher risk of... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 8, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Live longer: Simple at home exercises to prevent frailty and burn off sugar - doctor's tip
THERE are a number of reasons why people choose to exercise. From staying in shape and boosting fitness, to the mental health benefits. Although this is easier the younger we are, as we get older this actually becomes more important than ever. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 8, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news