Young woman compared to Buzz Lightyear due to her very strong jawline
A young woman from New Zealand with a prominent jawline says her haters are 'obsessed with her and how she looks' which is why they constantly comment on her appearance. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

This lagoon is effectively a person, says Spanish law that ’s attempting to save it
Only a few years ago, the clear, shallow waters of Mar Menor, a saltwater lagoon off eastern Spain that is Europe’s largest, hosted a robust population of the highly endangered fan mussel, a meter-long bivalve. But in 2016, a massive algal bloom, fueled by fertilizer washing off farm fields, sucked up the lagoon’s oxygen and killed 98% of the bivalves, along with seahorses, crabs, and other marine life. The suffocating blooms struck again and again, and millions of dead fish washed onto shore. By last year, local residents—some of whom benefit from tourism to the lagoon—had had enough. Led...
Source: ScienceNOW - September 29, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

PREDICT-Australian and New Zealand guideline for mild to moderate head injuries in children - Anthony L, James D.
Approximately 1.4 million people a year attend emergency departments (EDs) in England and Wales with a recent head injury. Between one-third and a half of these are children aged under 15 years.1 A large majority of these present with a normal or minimally... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 28, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

President Joe Biden Arrives In London For Queen Elizabeth II Funeral, Amid Guest List Controversy
President Joe Biden has arrived in London, where he will join other world leaders at the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II on Monday.  The prime ministers of Canada, Australia and New Zealand are alrea… #guestlistcontroversy #worldleaders #newzealand #elizabethiifuneral (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CRISPR infusion eliminates swelling in those with rare genetic disease
In a medical first, an infusion of the CRISPR gene editor into the blood of three people with a rare genetic disease is easing their symptoms, a biotech company reports. The experimental treatment tamped down a liver protein that causes painful and potentially life-threatening bouts of swelling in the throat and limbs. Two people in the company’s trial are doing so well after a single CRISPR injection that they no longer need drugs to control their condition. The data were reported at a meeting today in Berlin on the disease, called hereditary angioedema. The effort marks the second time the company, Inte...
Source: ScienceNOW - September 16, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

Woman arrested in S. Korea after bodies found in New Zealand - The Associated Press
SEOUL, South Korea — A woman was arrested in South Korea on Thursday on two murder charges from New Zealand, where the bodies of two long-dead children were found last month in abandoned... #newzealand #theassociatedpress #suitcases #seoul (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman arrested in South Korea in connection with alleged murder of two children found in suitcases in New Zealand
A 42-year-old woman believed to be the mother of two children whose remains were found by a family in suitcases bought from storage facility auction in New Zealand has been arrested on alleged... #storagefacilityauction #newzealand #suitcases (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Models of acute care for injured older patients-Australia and New Zealand practice - Cubitt M, Braitberg G, Curtis K, Maier AB.
INTRODUCTION: The epidemiology of injured patients has changed, with an increasing predominance of severe injury and deaths in older (65 years and above) patients after low falls. There is little evidence of the models of care that optimise outcomes for in... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

New Zealand removes most remaining COVID rules as cases wane
New Zealand is removing most of its remaining COVID-19 restrictions. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Huge quake hits Papua New Guinea, extent of damage unclear
WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Renagi Ravu was meeting with two colleagues at his home in the Papua New Guinea highlands Sunday morning when a huge magnitude 7.6 earthquake struck. Ravu tried to stand... #renagiravu #newzealand #quake #highlands #papuanewguinea (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Incidence, mechanisms of injury and mortality of severe traumatic brain injury: an observational population-based cohort study from New Zealand and Norway - Weber C, Andreassen JS, Isles S, Thorsen K, McBride P, S øreide K, Civil I.
This study directly compares the incidence, mechanisms of... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 10, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Falls Source Type: news

Five people died off New Zealand after a boat possibly collided with a whale
#newzealand (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

5 dead after New Zealand boat flips in possible whale strike - The Associated Press
WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Five people died Saturday in New Zealand after the small charter boat they were aboard capsized, authorities say, in what may have been a collision with a whale. Another... #associatedpress #collision #whalestrike #newzealand (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

5 dead after New Zealand boat hits whale: report
Whale capsizes boat in New Zealand, leaving two dead and three missing. #newzealand (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

5 dead after New Zealand boat flips in possible whale strike
Five people in New Zealand died after the small charter boat they were aboard capsized in what may have been a collision with a whale #whalestrike #newzealand #collision (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news