An integrated approach to mental health and disaster preparedness: a cluster comparison with earthquake affected communities in Nepal - Welton-Mitchell C, James LE, Khanal SN, James AS.
BACKGROUND: On 25th April 2015, Nepal experienced a 7.8 magnitude earthquake, followed by countless aftershocks. Nearly 9000 people were killed and over 600,000 homes destroyed. Given the high frequency of earthquake and other natural hazards in Nepal, dis... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

After decades of suffering, fistula survivors in Nepal find reprieve
DHARAN, Nepal – At the age of 17, Palesh Devi Rajdhobi wasmarried off to a man she had never met. One year later, she gave birth to her first child. Then another, and another. When she was pregnant with her sixth, she knew something was wrong.“By the time I was taken to the hospital, it was already too late. Two tragedies befell me. I had a stillbirth and started leaking urine constantly,” Ms. Rajdhobi told UNFPA. (Source: UNFPA News)
Source: UNFPA News - September 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: ashton Source Type: news

Helicopter Crash Kills Five in Nepal
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A helicopter flying in bad weather crashed in Nepal's mountains on Saturday, killing five of the seven people on board and leaving another missing, police said. The pilot and four of the six passengers, including a 68-year-old Japanese man, were among those killed, said police official Basanta Kuwar. Another passenger was missing, while a woman survived the crash, he said. The woman's condition was not immediately clear. Rescuers were scouring the area for the missing person but thick fog and rain and the mountainous terrain were making the operation difficult, Kuwar said. Aside from the Japan...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - September 10, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Rescue & Vehicle Extrication News Operations Source Type: news

Helicopter Crash Kills Five in Nepal
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A helicopter flying in bad weather crashed in Nepal's mountains on Saturday, killing five of the seven people on board and leaving another missing, police said. The pilot and four of the six passengers, including a 68-year-old Japanese man, were among those killed, said police official Basanta Kuwar. Another passenger was missing, while a woman survived the crash, he said. The woman's condition was not immediately clear. Rescuers were scouring the area for the missing person but thick fog and rain and the mountainous terrain were making the operation difficult, Kuwar said. Aside from the Japan...
Source: JEMS Operations - September 10, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Rescue & Vehicle Extrication News Operations Source Type: news

A cross-sectional study on domestic violence in emergency department of Eastern Nepal - Gupta PP, Bhandari R, Khanal V, Gupta S.
The objective of this study is to find out the ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Seismic damage to schools subjected to Nepal earthquakes, 2015 - Chen H, Xie Q, Lan R, Li Z, Xu C, Yu S.
Schools are the gathering place of the young generation. They are expected to act as a refuge after an earthquake. Even though Nepal has no building supervision system, the quality of school buildings receives necessary attention. During a field study cond... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Health systems in low- and middle-income countries not prepared to diagnose and treat common diseases
Cardiovascular diseases, chronic respiratory diseases and diabetes are among the leading causes of death worldwide. A new UCLA study has found that Bangladesh, Haiti, Malawi, Nepal and Tanzania each has fewer than five health facilities that can provide the full suite of supplies and equipment, trained staff and medication that are needed to properly diagnose and treat all three diseases.“These five countries, paralleling global trends, are seeing an increase in the number of people with these noncommunicable diseases,” said the lead author, Corrina Moucheraud, assistant professor of health policy and managemen...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - August 6, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Jericho Road to serve rural Nepalese with motorbike health program
The Buffalo health care organization will invest $25,000 to reach 3,000 remote villagers in the Himalayas. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 1, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Why "I" became a combatant: a study of memoirs written by Nepali Maoist combatants - Acharya K, Muldoon OT.
This article analyzes combatants' accounts of their engagement with the Communist Party of Nepal, Maoist--CPN (M). We use Self-Categorization Theory (SCT) as a framework and thematic analysis as a method to examine how social relationships and contextual f... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

Exposure to domestic violence influences pregnant women's preparedness for childbirth in Nepal: a cross-sectional study - Pun KD, Rishal P, Infanti JJ, Bj ørngaard JH, Koju R, Schei B, Darj E.
This study aimed to evaluate if domestic violence affected women's ability to prepare for childbirth. Birth preparedness and complication readiness (BP/CR) includes saving money, arranging transportation, identifying a skilled birth attendant, a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Scientists document the anti-cancer properties of the Allium wallichii
(Natural News) Allium wallichii (AW), a plant used as a spice and natural treatment in Nepal, has been cited as a potential anti-cancer treatment. A study published in the journal BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine uncovers the plant’s phytochemical, antimicrobial, antioxidant, and anti-cancer properties. The researchers obtained an aqueous ethanol extract of AW which they... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Agreement on reporting intimate partner violence among Nepalese couples: a cross-sectional study - Yoshikawa K, Shakya TM, Poudel KC, Jimba M.
When intimate partner violence (IPV) data are collected from only one partner, they are often subject to considerable reporting bias. However, it is not easy to collect such data from couples, and inaccuracies might result in discrepancies, which needs a r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Global Health: Now in Sight: Success Against an Infection That Blinds
Following a 20-year campaign, trachoma has been eliminated as a public health menace in at least seven poor countries. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - July 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: DONALD G. McNEIL Jr. Tags: Eyes and Eyesight Trachoma Eyelashes Bacteria Blindness Pfizer Inc United States Agency for International Development Nepal Source Type: news

Despite Progress, South Asia Faces Daunting Challenges in Water & Sanitation
A girl washes her hands and face with soap and water at a water tap, installed with the support of HSBC and WaterAid, in Sylhet District, Bangladesh. Credit: WaterAid/Abir AbdullahBy Vanita SunejaNEW DELHI, Jul 16 2018 (IPS)In 2030, when I would be turning sixty, I’d like to tell my grandchildren the story of how – once upon a time – the lives of poor people in South Asia were transformed: that leaders came together to bring economic prosperity and social development to people that until then had lived in an unequal and polluted world. What I am more likely to tell them, is how – even with the knowl...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Vanita Suneja Tags: Asia-Pacific Development & Aid Environment Featured Headlines Health Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Water & Sanitation Source Type: news

Glenmark launches Akynzeo in India under licensing pact with Helsinn
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals today launched Akynzeo, a drug used for prevention chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting, in India and Nepal. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - July 12, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Work related injury among welders working in metal workshops of Dharan Municipality, Nepal - Ghimire A, Budhathoki SS, Niraula SR, Shrestha A, Pokharel PK.
This study was conducted to find out the prevalence and factors associated wi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 11, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

£ 1.7 million awarded to tackle domestic violence in low and middle-income countries
Professor Gene Feder at the University of Bristol ’ s Centre for Academic Primary Care has been awarded £ 1.7 million by the National Institute for Health Research to fund a Global Health Group for research into health systems responses to violence against women in Palestine, Brazil, Nepal and Sri Lanka. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - July 6, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Business and Enterprise, Health, Grants and Awards, International; Faculty of Health Sciences Source Type: news

Maxillofacial injury from a leopard attack - Pawar SR, Kshirsagar RA, Raut PH, Patankar AP.
Although leopards are found worldwide, the incidence of leopard attack on humans is reported most often from India and Nepal. Usually, leopards avoid contact with people, but humans may occasionally be targeted as prey. Animal bite wounds may express as pu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 2, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Self-reported child abuse in the home: a cross-sectional survey of prevalence, perpetrator characteristics and correlates among public secondary school students in Kathmandu, Nepal - Neupane D, Bhandari PM, Thapa K, Bhochhibhoya S, Rijal S, Pathak RP.
OBJECTIVES: To explore the prevalence, perpetrator characteristics and the correlates of child abuse in Kathmandu, Nepal. METHODS: For this cross-sectional study, we translated the internationally validated questionnaire developed by the Internatio... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Situating local stakeholders within national disaster governance structures: rebuilding urban neighbourhoods following the 2015 Nepal earthquake - Daly P, Ninglekhu S, Hollenbach P, Duyne Barenstein J, Nguyen D.
A 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on 25 April 2015, killing nearly 9,000 people and destroying half a million homes. This paper analyses the effectiveness of Nepali government institutions managing the reconstruction. Using institutional ethnography,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Joint research tackles smoking and TB, a 'colliding epidemic'
Tuberculosis (TB) and tobacco-related lung disease kill millions around the world every year. What if programmes to stop one could target the other, too? An international initiative, including partners from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal is doing just that, blending effective yet affordable tobacco cessation strategies with TB control programmes. (Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre)
Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre - June 27, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: news

A continuum of perceived urban risk - from the Gorkha earthquake to economic insecurity - Ruszczyk HA.
Global discussions of risk in the disaster risk reduction literature do not necessarily reflect the range of risk as understood by residents in the urban South. This intra-urban comparison from Bharatpur, Nepal, where the Gorkha earthquake struck in 2015, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 26, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Mountain-dwellers near Everest have forearms 1cm shorter than lowland people, study finds
Researchers led by Cambridge University PhD student Stephanie Payne compared the length of people arms in Nepal and found those living at altitude have significantly shorter forearms. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Wilderness mass casualty incident (MCI): rescue chain after avalanche at Everest Base Camp (EBC) in 2015 - Zafren K, Brants A, Tabner K, Nyberg A, Pun M, Basnyat B, Brodmann Maeder M.
The Nepal Earthquake of 2015 killed over 8000 people and injured over 20,000 in Nepal. Moments after the earthquake, an avalanche of falling ice came down from above Everest Base Camp (EBC). The air blast created by the avalanche flattened the middle part ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Suicide in Nepal: qualitative findings from a modified case-series psychological autopsy investigation of suicide deaths - Hagaman AK, Khadka S, Wutich A, Lohani S, Kohrt BA.
South Asia accounts for the majority of the world's suicide deaths, but typical psychiatric or surveillance-based research approaches are limited due to incomplete vital surveillance. Despite rich anthropological scholarship in the region, such work has no... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Pro-life activists target rural Nepali women
Pastor Soman Rai and his group of volunteers from Kathmandu walk to a small church in the village of Shilaprabat, in Sindhupalchock, an area left devastated by the deadly earthquakes that shook Nepal three years ago. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - June 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Burden of frailty in post-disaster low-income countries: an example from Nepal - Chhetri JK, Mahara G, Vellas B, Cesari M.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Lessons learned from the Nepal earthquake 2015 - Pokharel T, Goldsworthy HM.
Nepal is one of the most earthquake-prone regions in the world as it lies at the boundary of the actively converging Indo-Australian plate and Eurasian Plate. Most of the infrastructures in Nepal were constructed by individuals based on their own needs and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Better Ways to Measure Food Security
Researchers at Tufts University are testing whether cellphone use in remote areas of Nepal is a proxy for food insecurity. Cellphones are ubiquitous even in very poor countries: Because communications towers can be built even in outlying areas, many people who never had access to landlines have adopted cellphones. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - May 30, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

'It's breaking quite big social taboos' violence against women and girls and self-defense training in Nepal - Standing K, Parker S, Bista S.
Given the increased vulnerability to, and rise in reports of, sexual violence in post-disaster situations this article seeks to explore the role of self-defense programmes as a response to addressing violence against women and girls. It draws on the author... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Nepal reports outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N1 bird flu
PARIS (Reuters) - Nepal reported an outbreak of severe H5N1 bird flu among backyard ducks near the capital Kathmandu, the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) said on Tuesday, citing the Nepalese Ministry of Livestock Development. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Posttraumatic stress, depression, and coping following the 2015 Nepal earthquake: a study on adolescents - Sharma A, Kar N.
OBJECTIVE: The study aimed to gather data on posttraumatic stress and depression in adolescents following the 2015 Nepal earthquake and explore the adolescents' coping strategies. METHODS: In a questionnaire-based, cross-sectional study about 1 yea... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

India 145th among 195 countries in healthcare access, quality
India lags behind China (48), Sri Lanka (71), Bangladesh ( 133) and Bhutan (134) while its health index was better than Nepal (149), Pakistan (154) and Afghanistan (191). (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - May 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Winners of the 2018 Elsevier Foundation Green and Sustainable Chemistry Challenge
(Elsevier) Two new chemistry solutions that use guava leaves to combat food spoilage and turn fish bones into phosphate rich fertilizer won the Elsevier Foundation Green and Sustainable Chemistry Challenge. The 2018 first prize winner is Prajwal Rajbhandari, President of the Research Institute for Biosciences& Biotechnology in Nepal. The second prize was awarded to Dr. Alessio Adamiano. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - May 17, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Building ex ante resilience of disaster-exposed mountain communities: drawing insights from the Nepal earthquake recovery - Mishra A, Ghate R, Maharjan A, Gurung J, Pathak G, Upraity AN.
Government and non-government development agencies are increasingly focusing on building resilience at community level, especially in their post-disaster recovery interventions. But operationalizing the concept of resilience is a methodological challenge. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Host characteristics as factors associated with the 2015 earthquake-induced injuries in Nepal: a cross-sectional study - Paul BK, Ramekat A.
This study examines individual- and household-level factors associated with human injuries caused by two powerful earthquakes that hit Nepal on April 25 and May 12, 2015. A cross-sectional post-earthquake survey design was adopted to accomplish the objecti... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Managing in-country transportation risks in humanitarian supply chains by logistics service providers: insights from the 2015 Nepal earthquake - Baharmand H, Comes T, Lauras M.
Humanitarian supply chains (HSCs) play a central role in effective and efficient disaster relief operations. Transportation has a critical share in HSCs and managing its risks helps to avoid further disruptions in relief operations. However, there is no co... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Resource mapping during a natural disaster: a case study on the 2015 Nepal earthquake - Basu M, Ghosh S, Jana A, Bandyopadhyay S, Singh R.
Any major natural disaster, such as an earthquake, is accompanied by an urgent need for various types of resources in the disaster-affected region, which primarily includes medical resources, human resources, and infrastructural resources. How quickly this... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Scrutinizing the relationship between adaptation and resilience: longitudinal comparative case studies across shocks in two Nepalese villages - Lama PD, Becker P, Bergstr öm J.
Growing concerns regarding the vulnerability of communities to natural disasters and climate-related hazards and risks have caused attention to be increasingly directed towards adaptation and resilience as important policy prescriptions. These two concepts... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Nepal ’s first midwives waiting in the wings to save women’s lives
KATHMANDU, Nepal –“I was so upset when a woman, suffering from heavy bleeding soon after giving birth, had to be rushed to a hospital – travelling six hours on a winding and bumpy road,” recalled Pramika Maharjan. “She was between life and death.”Ms. Maharjan encountered the case four years ago, when she was a nurse in Nepal ’s remote far-western district of Doti. (Source: UNFPA News)
Source: UNFPA News - May 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: zerzan Source Type: news

Recipe to Save 700,000 Young Children a Year: Clean Water & Decent Toilets
This study adds to the evidence that the lives of hundreds of thousands of young children could be saved each year if these pillars of development were combined with other health interventions.WaterAid and Defeat DD are calling on governments and donors to align child health and water, sanitation and hygiene programmes, policies and financing to address this unnecessary health crisis more effectively and more efficiently. These investments create a positive cycle that builds human capital, strengthens economies, reduces future healthcare costs and contributes to national development.This July the UN’s Sustainable Dev...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Savio Carvalho Tags: Development & Aid Featured Global Global Governance Headlines Health Human Rights IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Water & Sanitation Source Type: news

Web-based supportive psychotherapy to prevent posttraumatic stress disorder: a cross sectional study on the Iranian national under-14 girls' football team after Nepal earthquake in 2015 - Hassanmirzaei B, Soltani SK, Haratian Z, Moghadam N.
BACKGROUND: Earthquakes are devastating natural disasters. When an earthquake occurs during a significant event, such as Asian football confederation (AFC) under-14 girls' regional championship in Nepal (2015), all catastrophic casualties should be taken i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 9, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Anxiety, depression and post-traumatic stress disorder after earthquake - Thapa P, Acharya L, Bhatta BD, Paneru SB, Khattri JB, Chakraborty PK, Sharma R.
BACKGROUND: Prevalence of anxiety, depression and post traumatic stress disorder is high after earthquake. The aim of the study is to study the prevalence and comorbidity of commonly occurring psychological symptoms in people exposed to Nepal mega earthqua... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

The health sector response to the 2015 earthquake in Nepal - Subedi S, Sharma GN, Dahal S, Banjara MR, Pandey BD.
ABSTRACTIn April 2015, Nepal experienced an earthquake of a magnitude of 7.6 on the Richter scale that resulted in deaths, morbidities, and infrastructure damage. In the post-earthquake period, 4 different workshops and a national "Lessons Learnt" conferen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Ill. Rotarians donate scanners to Tanzanian hospital
The Rotary Club of Park Ridge, IL, is donating new diagnostic imaging equipment...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Toshiba donates ultrasound to Tanzania mission Rad-Aid and the search for meaning in retirement ACR Foundation presents humanitarian awards ACR Foundation donates to Nepal Report: High rate of advanced breast cancer in Africa (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 3, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Does it take a village? Fostering gender equity among early adolescents in Nepal - Lundgren R, Gibbs S, Kerner B.
Background Gender inequity contributes to a range of poor health outcomes. Early adolescence presents a window of opportunity for gender transformative interventions to shift inequitable gender norms, attitudes and behaviors. OBJECTIVE The objectiv... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 2, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Digital health news briefs for 4/23/2018
Telemedicine reduces gender-based barriers to health. A study showing that telemedicine improves access to care for women and girls in Nepal has won an Atlas Award. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - April 23, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Effectiveness of lockouts in reducing alcohol-related harm: systematic review - Nepal S, Kypri K, Pursey K, Attia J, Chikritzhs T, Miller P.
ISSUES: Australian jurisdictions have introduced lockouts to prevent alcohol-related violence. Lockouts prohibit patrons from entering licensed premises after a designated time while allowing sale and consumption of alcohol to continue. Their purposes incl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Interactive map reveals millions of people aren't eating enough calcium
Nepal in Asia was found to be the worst offender - having an intake of calcium seven times lower than the amount in Iceland, according to The International Osteoporosis Foundation. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Map reveals millions of people aren't eating enough calcium
Nepal in Asia was found to be the worst offender - having an intake of calcium seven times lower than the amount in Iceland, according to The International Osteoporosis Foundation. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news