Fake Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccines Being Sold Online
THURSDAY, April 22, 2021 -- Counterfeit versions of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine are being sold online, the company warns. It said fake versions of the vaccines were found in Mexico and Poland and that those in Mexico had fraudulent labeling, while... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 22, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Coronavirus: Pfizer confirms fake versions of vaccine in Poland and Mexico
The US pharmaceutical company says doses seized by authorities in Mexico and Poland were counterfeit. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Latest: New Mexico preparing for 'vaccine hesitancy'
 New Mexico health officials say they are preparing to respond to pockets of vaccine hesitancy in some communities as overall interest increases in receiving the vaccine for COVID-19 (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Ethical controversy swirls around shark fossil from Mexico
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Source: ScienceNOW - April 22, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Ortega, R. P. Tags: Latin American News, Paleontology, Scientific Community In Depth Source Type: news

Pfizer finds more than 80 fake doses of its COVID-19 vaccine in Mexico and Poland
In Mexico, about 80 people received fraudulent Pfizer vaccine doses at one clinic in Nuevo León while in Poland, the liquid inside the vials was found to be an anti-wrinkle treatment. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Single-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine Phase 3 Data Published in New England Journal of Medicine
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., April 21, 2021 – Johnson & Johnson (the Company) today announced publication in the New England Journal of Medicine of primary data from the Phase 3 ENSEMBLE clinical trial for its single-dose COVID-19 vaccine, developed by the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson (Janssen). The publication of the primary analysis follows the topline efficacy and safety data announced in January, showing the trial met all primary and key secondary endpoints, and found that the Johnson & Johnson single-dose COVID-19 vaccine prevented hospitalization and death across all study participa...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - April 21, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

Pfizer confirms fake COVID vaccines found in Mexico, Poland black markets
Bogus COVID-19 vaccines – some selling for $1,000 a shot and using an anti-wrinkle substance as an ingredient – were found in black... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

80 People in Mexico Paid $1000 for Counterfeit Coronavirus Vaccine Doses From Beer Coolers
The duped patients were unharmed, Pfizer said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Penn Nursing Dean Antonia Villarruel to receive The Ohtli Award from Mexico
(University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing) This is the highest honor bestowed by the Mexican Government to individuals and organizations that have stood out for their work in favor of the empowerment of the Mexican diaspora and helped to " open the path " for the new Mexican American and Latino generations. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
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The Latest: Schools reopen in Mexico's Campeche state
For the first time in a year, Mexican school children have returned to classrooms — at least in the southern state of Campeche (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

ASU to the Rescue
The Arkansas State University System assimilates troubled Henderson State in Arkadelphia and grants its first diplomas in Mexico. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - April 19, 2021 Category: American Health Source Type: news

After lying about Trump, CNN preparing to gaslight country with fake news about "climate change"
(Natural News) One of Joe Biden’s first official acts following his stolen election was to sign an executive order declaring “climate change” a national priority, even as the situation along the U.S.-Mexico border was already spiraling out of control and well into crisis territory. “The United States and the world face a profound climate crisis. ... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Endemic violence against women and girls - Health TLCA.
An outpouring of anger marked March, 2021, as thousands took to the streets to protest violence and discrimination against women. The contexts varied hugely across settings such as Turkey, Australia, Mexico, the UK, and the USA, but the frustration was uni... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Stone Age black bears didn't just defecate in the woods - they did it in a cave too
(St John's College, University of Cambridge) Scientists have sequenced ancient DNA from soil for the first time and the advance will transform what is known about everything from evolution to climate change. The findings have been described as the 'moon landings' of genomics because researchers will no longer have to rely on finding and testing fossils to determine genetic ancestry, links and discoveries - and it is thanks to Stone Age black bears who defecated in a remote cave in Mexico 16,000 years ago. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Photos: See first look at aerial photos of capsized Seacor Power in Gulf of Mexico
A Seacor Power lift boat capsized in the Gulf of Mexico on Tuesday during a violent storm about 8 miles from Port Fourchon, La. As of... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mexicans head for US in hunt for Covid jab
Some residents are flocking north of the border to take advantage of growing vaccine supply (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - April 17, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

'Secret prom' puts New Mexico school back on remote learning
A high school in New Mexico returned to remote learning Friday as the school district investigates an off-campus “secret prom." (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

New Mexico Medical Cannabis Companies
Information on The List was obtained from the New Mexico Department of Health Medical Cannabis Program and could not be independently verified by Albuquerque Business First. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New Mexico Medical Cannabis Companies
Information on The List was obtained from the New Mexico Department of Health Medical Cannabis Program and could not be independently verified by Albuquerque Business First. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Source Type: news

Asteroid that wiped out dinosaurs may have created the Amazon rainforest, study suggests
(Natural News) A new study suggests that the asteroid that wiped out dinosaurs likely gave rise to the Amazon rainforest in South America. Published April 1 in the journal Science, the study also posits that the same asteroid created all of the Americas’ tropical rainforests. Around 66 million years ago, a seven-mile-wide meteor struck what is now the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico. Named... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rep. Jim Jordan tells Nadler he wants border-crisis hearing, with DHS chief Mayorkas to testify: report
The top Republican on the House Judiciary Committee is seeking a Capitol Hill hearing on the crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border – and... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden administration still seizing land near border despite plans to stop building wall: report
President Biden’s administration is still seizing land near the U.S.- Mexico border to be used to continue building a wall, according to an (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Mexico Leads The U.S. In Covid-19 Vaccine Rollout
New Mexico is the first state to have greater than 50% of adults receiving at least one dose of the Covid-19 vaccine. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Nina Shapiro, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

How the humble woodchip is cleaning up water worldwide
(University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences) Australian pineapple, Danish trout, and Midwestern U.S. corn farmers are not often lumped together under the same agricultural umbrella. But they and many others who raise crops and animals face a common problem: excess nitrogen in drainage water. Whether it flows out to the Great Barrier Reef or the Gulf of Mexico, the nutrient contributes to harmful algal blooms that starve fish and other organisms of oxygen. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

How New Mexico became the state with the highest rate of full vaccinations
Despite having one of the highest poverty rates in the country, New Mexico is surging past states with far more resources in the race to achieve herd immunity against the coronavirus. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - April 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Simon Romero Source Type: news

How New Mexico became the state with the highest rate of full vaccinations
Despite having one of the highest poverty rates in the country, New Mexico is surging past states with far more resources in the race to achieve herd immunity against the coronavirus. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 14, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Simon Romero Source Type: news

Coast Guard says 265-ft commercial boat capsized amid severe weather off Louisiana coast; rescue efforts ongoing
The U.S. Coast Guard rescued six people from a 129-ft capsized commercial lift boat" in the Gulf of Mexico on Tuesday amid severe... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Mexico pauses Johnson & Johnson vaccine administration
The New Mexico Department of Health paused the administration of the one-dose Johnson& Johnson vaccine after Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials reported on rare adverse side effects from it. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Chris Keller Source Type: news

New Mexico pauses Johnson & Johnson vaccine administration
The New Mexico Department of Health paused the administration of the one-dose Johnson& Johnson vaccine after Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials reported on rare adverse side effects from it. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Chris Keller Source Type: news

New Mexico Governor Signs Bill to Legalize Recreational Pot New Mexico Governor Signs Bill to Legalize Recreational Pot
The new law mandates child-proof packaging and defers to employers on whether workers can indulge in marijuana.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Texas sues Biden for rescinding Trump's 'Remain in Mexico' policy
The state of Texas sued the Biden administration Tuesday seeking to reinstate a Trump-era policy that forced migrants arriving at the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Mexico governor signs bill to legalize recreational pot
New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham has signed legislation that will legalize recreational marijuana (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

‘Extremely dangerous’ radioactive material stolen in Mexico truck hijacking
Authorities warn public that contact with materials inside the truck ‘can prove fatal’. Chris Havler-Barrett reports from Mexico City (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

10 tourists from Israel, US, Mexico & Australia stuck in India were caught strolling in Tapovan area against lockdown & social...
A group of foreigners was made to write "sorry" 500 times for flouting the lockdown guidelines on Saturday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

In memoriam: Steven Wallace, 63, renowned expert in public health equity and beloved mentor
Steven Wallace, an internationally renowned scholar on aging in communities of color and immigrant health and health policy, has died. He was 63.Among his important research and community-based projects with the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, Wallace developed new approaches to assessing the economic security of older people through the California Elder Economic Security Standard Index, a tool that measures the actual cost of basic necessities for older adults, which was adopted into law in California and was used by the World Health Organization in its 2020 Decade of Healthy Aging report and will be used in Calif...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - April 9, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Is the U.S. COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Working? We ’re Not Sure Yet
After four months and 171 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines administered across the U.S., more than a few of us are eager to know: are the shots working? Thus far, available evidence can half-answer that question: The vaccines are working well for those who can get them. As soon as the rollout kicked off, a variety of researchers began conducting what might be considered an unofficial phase 4 clinical trial, monitoring early vaccine recipients among the general public. Several of their studies have found a significant reduction in both the rates of infection and severity of symptoms among vaccinated populations compared t...
Source: TIME: Health - April 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Chris Wilson Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Mexico, Brazil won't limit AstraZeneca vaccine after UK warning
Mexico and Brazil do not plan on limiting access to AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine after the United Kingdom’s drug regulator recommended... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Migration intentions and alcohol use among adolescents in West-Central Mexico - Marsiglia FF, Wu S, Han SY, Nu ño-Gutiérrez BL, Garcia-Perez H, Yabiku ST, Glick JE.
This study explores the association between migration intentions and alcohol use among west-central Mexico adolescents living in high migration communities. This study used the baseline data from the Family Migration and Early Life Outcomes (FAMELO) projec... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

On World Health Day, a Call for Equity, Justice & the End of Paternalism
Family planning counselor and nurse speaks to group at clinic in Nakuru, Kenya. Credit: Sala LewisBy Joyce Banda and Nabeeha Kazi Hutchins*WASHINGTON DC, Apr 7 2021 (IPS) The past year has forced many of us to address difficult truths about how we treat and take care of each other — among them is a reckoning with racism and injustice. In the global health and development sector, this reckoning is not new. Black, Brown and Indigenous women have been at the forefront of driving efforts to end inequity, racism and paternalism for decades, but the threats remain. As women and leaders in global health and development fro...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Joyce Banda and Nabeeha Kazi Hutchins Tags: Development & Aid Education Environment Global Health Humanitarian Emergencies Inequity Poverty & SDGs Sustainability TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

US-Mexico asthma study examines hygiene hypothesis amid pandemic
(University of Arizona Health Sciences) The Binational Early Asthma and Microbiome Study will recruit 500 children - 250 in Tucson, Arizona, and 250 in Nogales, Mexico - before mothers give birth. Mothers will be evaluated while pregnant and children followed from birth to age 5 on how the “ hygiene hypothesis ” affects their risk of asthma. This cross-border investigation, funded by a $15.3 million federal grant, is led by Asthma and Airway Disease Research Center researchers at the University of Arizona Health Sciences. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Mexico's vaccine campaign faces problems, successes
Mexico’s president is lashing out at criticism of the country’s coronavirus vaccination effort, dismissing a pair of scandals as the work of conservative opponents or grumpy “elderly people who go grumbling because they don’t like to be vaccinated.” (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The ‘Joy and Envy’ of Vaccine FOMO
As some people start to shake off coronavirus precautions, those who are waiting their turn for a vaccine say the FOMO is real. “It’s like when every friend is getting engaged before you.” (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jenny Gross and Jesus Jim énez Tags: Vaccination and Immunization Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) States (US) European Union Age, Chronological Canada Mexico Politics and Government Biden, Joseph R Jr Brazil France Germany Great Britain Disease Rates Quarantine (Life and Source Type: news

Inside Ibogaine, One of the Most Promising and Perilous Psychedelics for Addiction
Amber Capone had become afraid of her husband. The “laid-back, bigger than life and cooler than cool” man she’d married had become isolated, disconnected and despondent during his 13 years as a U.S. Navy SEAL. Typically, he was gone 300 days of the year, but when he was home, Amber and their two children walked on eggshells around him. “Everyone was just playing nice until he left again,” Amber says. In 2013, Marcus retired from the military. But life as a civilian only made his depression, anger, headaches, anxiety, alcoholism, impulsivity and violent dreams worse. Sometimes he’d get up...
Source: TIME: Health - April 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Mandy Oaklander Tags: Uncategorized Drugs feature Magazine Mental Health Source Type: news

Researchers Are Hatching a Low-Cost Covid-19 Vaccine
A new formulation entering clinical trials in Brazil, Mexico, Thailand and Vietnam could change how the world fights the pandemic. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Carl Zimmer Tags: your-feed-science Clinical Trials Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome) Eggs Immune System Influenza Factories and Manufacturing Antibodies Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Biology and Biochemistry Gates, Bill and Me Source Type: news

Why did Mexico become a violent country? Assessing the role of firearms trafficked from the U.S - Perez Esparza D, Johnson SD, Gill P.
While most countries have experienced a crime drop in the last few decades, Mexico experienced a dramatic increase in violent crime since the mid-2000s. In this paper, we test whether the increase in violence observed in Mexico is consistent with theories ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Video shows alleged smugglers dropping 2 children over 14-foot border fence into U.S
The two girls, ages 3 and 5, were left abandoned in a New Mexico desert. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tracking how COVID-19 is changing life expectancy
As a demographer — someone who studies how human populations grow and change — UCLA professor of sociology Patrick Heuveline typically spends time each year traveling around the world, talking to people about their hopes for their families and their dreams for the future.“Demography is obviously all about numbers — but at its core, it’s about people’s lives,” he said.A big part of understanding demographics is understanding mortality, which is why in 2020 Heuveline ’s research took on a grim new reality. He began tracking worldwide COVID-19 deaths and interpreting what those ...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - April 2, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

New Mexico camp pauses plan to house migrant children
A private Christian camp in northern New Mexico says it won’t be sheltering immigrant children for the foreseeable future (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

New Mexico Is Set to Legalize Recreational Marijuana
The governor is expected to sign the law, which would make New Mexico the 16th state to permit recreational use. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Daniel Victor Tags: Marijuana New Mexico Law and Legislation Source Type: news

Toddler girls dropped from atop 14-foot wall by smuggler at US-Mexico border: Caught on video
Disturbing video released Wednesday by U.S. Customs and Border Protection shows smugglers dropping two toddler sisters from atop a... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news