Identification of research priorities for suicide prevention in Nepal: a Delphi study - Joshi E, Bhatta S, Joshi SK, Mytton J.
BACKGROUND: Suicide is a significant public health concern in Nepal and there is a need for an evidence-based suicide prevention programme to facilitate stakeholders working towards suicide prevention in Nepal. Collaborative research between stakeholders f... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Adolescent perspectives on depression as a disease of loneliness: a qualitative study with youth and other stakeholders in urban Nepal - Wahid SS, Ottman K, Bohara J, Neupane V, Fisher HL, Kieling C, Mondelli V, Gautam K, Kohrt BA.
BACKGROUND: There is a lack of research on the adolescent experience of depression in low- and middle-income countries. Criteria derived from research conducted primarily among adult Western populations inform current diagnostic standards for depression. T... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Epidemiological profile of anterior cruciate ligament injuries in a tertiary referral trauma center of Nepal - Joshi A, Singh N, Basukala B, Bista R, Maharjan B, Pradhan I.
Sports related injuries are the leading cause of Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) tear in the Western world. Although professional and recreational sporting activities are increasing in Nepal, they are not as common and prevalent in comparison to western w... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Women's empowerment, extended families and male migration in Nepal: insights from mixed methods analysis - Doss CR, Meinzen-Dick R, Pereira A, Pradhan R.
The term "feminization of agriculture" is used to describe changing labor markets that pull men out of agriculture, increasing women's roles. However, simplified understandings of this feminization persist as myths in the literature, limiting our understan... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Typhoid bacteria more resistant to antibiotics now: Lancet study
According to the study, quinolone-resistant strains accounted for more than 85% of S Typhi (the bacteria that causes Typhoid fever) in Bangladesh by the early 2000s, increasing to more than 95% in India, Pakistan and Nepal by 2010. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - June 22, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Addressing Gaps in Safe Abortion Services in Nepal
This analysis is published in partnership with the Center for Research on Environment, Health and Population Activities (CREHPA). (Source: The Guttmacher Institute)
Source: The Guttmacher Institute - June 13, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Guttmacher Source Type: news

At What Age Do Children Have Imaginary Friends?
Discussion Paracosms are imaginary worlds or societies and is a creative activity in middle childhood. Storytelling and narrative activities are believed to help people “…to promote insight into behavior, contribute to empathy, help us find meaning in life events, and extend our experience beyond personal circumstance.” These narrative activities are public or private and based in real or fictional experiences. They can be communicated verbally or acted out and can focus on the character or the plot of the narrative. There is not a great deal of research on paracosms and much is asking adults to remember ...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - June 13, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Prevalence and factors associated with symptoms of depression, anxiety and stress among traffic police officers in Kathmandu, Nepal: a cross-sectional survey - Yadav B, Kc A, Bhusal S, Pradhan PMS.
This study aimed to assess the prevalence of depression, anxiety and stress, associated factors and stress-coping strategies among traffic police officers in Kathmandu, Nepal. DESIGN: Cross-sectional survey. SETTING: Kathmandu Valley, Ne... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 9, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Meaningful Dialogue Amplifies Youth Issues, Leads to Change
Delegates at the 'Intergenerational Dialogue of the Asian Parliamentarians and Youth Advocates on Meaningful Youth Engagement' discussed how meaningful dialogue amplify young people’s issues and lead to laws and policies which benefit them. Credit: APDABy Cecilia RussellJohannesburg, Jun 7 2022 (IPS) Young people are often the first to rebuild their communities. However, youths’ diverse challenges cannot be addressed without meaningful dialogue, says Klaus Beck, Regional Director of UNFPA ASRO ai. He was speaking during the hybrid conference ‘Intergenerational Dialogue of the Asian Parliamentarians and Youth...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - June 7, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Cecilia Russell Tags: Asia-Pacific COVID-19 Featured Headlines Population TerraViva United Nations Youth Thought Leaders Asian Population and Development Association (APDA) IPS UN Bureau IPS UN Bureau Report Parliamentarians working to meet SDG's United N Source Type: news

Plane crashes into Nepal mountainside, killing all 22 people on board
Rescuers searching a mountainside in Nepal have recovered the bodies of 22 people who were aboard a plane that crashed Sunday. #planecrashes #rescuers #boardrescuers (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 31, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why is it so risky to fly in Nepal?
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Source: Reuters: Health - May 31, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Aspiring actor, tourists among 22 killed in Nepal plane crash
All 22 onboard Tara Air flight killed as Nepal orders an investigation into the crash amid questions over air safety. #taraair #tourists #planecrash (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 31, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Plane crashes into Nepal mountainside, killing at least 21 people
Rescuers searching a mountainside in Nepal have recovered the bodies of 21 of the 22 people who were onboard a plane that crashed a day earlier. #rescuers #planecrashes (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rescuers discover plane wreckage in Nepal mountains; 21 bodies recovered
KATHMANDU, Nepal — Rescuers searching a mountainside in Nepal on Monday recovered the bodies of 21 of the 22 people who were on board a plane that crashed a day earlier, officials said. The... #kathmandu #rescuers #mdash #teknathsitaula (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

21 bodies recovered after plane crashes into Himalayan mountainside in Nepal
The Tara Air planed crashed into a Himalayan mountainside during a a 20-minute scheduled flight from Pokhara to Jomsom in Nepal. #planecrashes #jomsom #taraair #pokhara #himalayan (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news