Billionaires Are Racing to Space —and the Climate is Paying the Price
There’s a spectator sport quality to the billionaire space race. Pick your favorite rich guy and your favorite rocket—Elon Musk’s Falcon 9, Richard Branson’s VSS Unity, Jeff Bezos’s New Shepard—and start your own cheering section. And while it’s not always easy to root for the fabulously rich to get even more fabulous, there’s something in the space race for all of us. Space tourism, after all, is becoming a growth industry, and as the frequency of flights goes up and the cost comes down, we can all dream of earning our astronaut wings. But according to a new study published ...
Source: TIME: Science - June 28, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized climate change Climate Is Everything healthscienceclimate Space Source Type: news

Chris Pratt 'cried' over backlash from post praising 'healthy' daughter
“It really f–king bothered me,” the “Guardians of the Galaxy” star told Men’s Health in his new cover story, calling the criticism “f–ked up.” #coverstory #chrispratt #guardiansofthegalaxy #menshealth (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Africa: SA Can Only Help 0.3 Percent of People With Mental Health Issues
[DA] In answer to a parliamentary question from the DA, the Department of Health has revealed that more than 6.5 million people in South Africa needs professional mental health intervention, of which almost 1.3 million "need care for severe psychiatric conditions". However, the country only has 19 752 beds in public and private mental health care facilities available. This means that only 0.3% of people with mental health issues are able to receive help - 332 patients for every bed available. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 28, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Now the NHS quietly removes the word 'women' from its MENOPAUSE page
EXCLUSIVE: NHS England has ditched the terms 'women' and 'woman' from its menopause page, despite ministers promising to crackdown on gender-free language in health advice. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Matteo Berrettini Withdraws From Wimbledon With Coronavirus
The exit of Matteo Berrettini, who reached the men’s final last year, came one day after Croatia’s Marin Cilic withdrew after testing positive. #matteoberrettini #wimbledon #marincilic (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Were anxiety, depression and psychological distress associated with local mortality rates during COVID-19 outbreak in Italy? Findings from the COMET study - Carr à G, Crocamo C, Bartoli F, Riboldi I, Sampogna G, Luciano M, Albert U, Carmassi C, Cirulli F, Dell'osso B, Menculini G, Nanni MG, Pompili M, Sani G, Volpe U, Fiorillo A.
BACKGROUND: The mental health of the Italian population declined at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, nationwide population prevalence estimates may not effectively reproduce the heterogeneity in distress responses to the pandemic. In particular... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Development of a checklist for predicting suicidality based on risk and protective factors: the Gwangju Checklist for Evaluation of Suicidality - Kim SW, Park WY, Kim H, Jhon M, Kim JW, Kang HJ, Kim SY, Ryu S, Lee JY, Shin IS, Kim JM.
OBJECTIVE: The aim of the study was to develop a checklist for mental health clinicians to predict and manage suicidality. METHODS: A literature review of the risk and protective factors for suicide was conducted to develop a checklist for evaluati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Roche launches the VENTANA DP 600 slide scanner for digital pathology, enhancing patient care with precision diagnostics
The VENTANA DP 600 is Roche ’s new, high-capacity slide scanner that creates high-resolution, digital images of stained tissue samples that help to diagnose cancer and determine a patient’s treatment.Cancer is a leading cause of death worldwide, accounting for nearly 10 million deaths in 2020, or nearly one in six deaths.1 Many cancers can be cured if detected early and treated effectively.1The Roche Digital Pathology solution helps empower the digital transformation of pathology and enable better, morepersonalised healthcare.Basel, 28 June 2022 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced the CE launch of the ...
Source: Roche Investor Update - June 28, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Roche launches the VENTANA DP 600 slide scanner for digital pathology, enhancing patient care with precision diagnostics
The VENTANA DP 600 is Roche ’s new, high-capacity slide scanner that creates high-resolution, digital images of stained tissue samples that help to diagnose cancer and determine a patient’s treatment.Cancer is a leading cause of death worldwide, accounting for nearly 10 million deaths in 2020, or nearly one in six deaths.1 Many cancers can be cured if detected early and treated effectively.1The Roche Digital Pathology solution helps empower the digital transformation of pathology and enable better, morepersonalised healthcare.Basel, 28 June 2022 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced the CE launch of the ...
Source: Roche Media News - June 28, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

SAMHSA: Center for Substance Abuse Treatment; Notice of Meeting
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) National Advisory Council (NAC) will hold a virtual public meeting on August 30, 2022, from 12:00 – 4:30 p.m. Eastern. Agenda items will include an update on CSAT activities and a discussion on the behavioral health workforce.Registration for the meeting is required. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - June 28, 2022 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Mental health support for people in crisis
Patients will benefit from new mental health ambulances and improvements to crisis care. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - June 28, 2022 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Roe Overturned: What You Need to Know about the US Supreme Court Abortion Decision
This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article. (Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health)
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - June 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Gender Headlines Health Human Rights North America Women's Health Source Type: news

People care more about POT HOLES than heart failure - despite disease killing as many as dementia
Lancaster University researchers studied more than 2billion words from books and parliamentary speeches. They found that potholes were mentioned 37 times more often than 'heart failure'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fit Kids More Likely to Stay Mentally Sharp With Age Fit Kids More Likely to Stay Mentally Sharp With Age
Exercise is crucial not just for a healthy body but for a healthy brain too -- and we may need to start as far back as early childhood.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Will Mental Health Elements of Gun Law Prevent Mass Shootings? Will Mental Health Elements of Gun Law Prevent Mass Shootings?
Under the new legislation, pediatricians will receive training and funding for screening young people who may be at risk of misusing a gun. Some pediatricians say it won ' t stop mass killings.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - June 27, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news