Live animal transport regulations not ‘ fit for purpose ’ , major international study finds
A ‘ fitness check ’ of regulations in five countries meant to protect animals during transportation, has deemed that they all fall short of fully protecting animals during transport. Findings from this interdisciplinary work involving the Universities of Bristol, Essex and British Columbia (Canada) which compared animal transport rules designed to protect the billions of livestock that are transported on lengthy journeys in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, EU (including UK) and US, highlights serious failures. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - January 24, 2024 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: International, Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Veterinary School; Press Release Source Type: news

United States and United Kingdom, with support from Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Netherlands, and New Zealand, conducted additional strikes on Monday against …
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 23, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UK Government Statement: US and UK, with Support from Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Netherlands, and New Zealand, Conduct Additional Strikes against Eight …
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 23, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cooling New Zealand Inflation Turns Attention to Rate-Cut Timing
Consumer prices rose 0.5% in the fourth quarter of last year, and by 4.7% from the same period a year earlier, in line with forecasts, Stats NZ said .#statsnz (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 23, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Novo Nordisk and Eli Lilly set to face new challenger in weight-loss race
Danish biotech group Zealand Pharma is developing an alternative obesity treatment to compete with big rivals (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 23, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Should Canada ban future generations from smoking?
Ottawa Public Health is recommending the federal government consider a New Zealand-style generational smoking ban, which sought to prevent anyone born after 2008 from ever buying tobacco products in their lifetime. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 23, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Zealand's Services Sector Activity Now In Sharp Contraction
Negative comments centered on seasonal factors, cost of living and an overall economic slowdown, the survey showed. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 22, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Concussion conversations' promotes collaborative care in rural New Zealand - Marshall A.
Background Providing a health service in a rural area comes with its challenges: limited medical resources, reliance on ambulance and rescue helicopter services and, especially in New Zealand, a stoic rugby culture with a fear of missing the next big ga... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 22, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Rural and Agricultural Issues Source Type: news

RSNA issues joint statement on use of AI in radiology
The RSNA and four other radiology societies have issued a joint statement on the development and use of AI in radiology. The statement is a collaborative effort between the RSNA, the American College of Radiology (ACR), the Canadian Association of Radiologists (CAR), the European Society of Radiology (ESR), and the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR). It was written by a team led by ESR president Adrian Brady, MD, and published January 22 in the RSNA journal, Radiology: Artificial Intelligence. The paper "defines the potential practical problems and ethical issues surrounding the incorporat...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 22, 2024 Category: Radiology Authors: AuntMinnie.com staff writers Tags: Industry News Source Type: news

Celebrate the Culture of New Zealand and the History of Scientology in the Nation on the Anniversary of the Ideal Scientology Church of Auckland
January 21st marks the anniversary of the opening of the Ideal Church of Scientology of Auckland. Watch Destination: Scientology—Auckland for a taste of the unique culture of this island nation and a glimpse inside the magnificent Scientology Church in a treasured New Zealand landmark. LOS…#scientologychurch #newzealand #northisland #auckland #polynesian #māori #scientology #davidmiscavige #waitemataharbor #christian (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 20, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The countries which raised rates first are now cutting them
O past two years The Economist has studied the economic fortunes of Hikelandia. This group of eight countries—Brazil, Chile, Hungary, New Zealand, Norway, Peru, Poland and South Korea—started to tighten monetary policy in 2021, many months ahead of the Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank…#economist #hikelandia #brazil #chile #hungary #newzealand #norway #peru #poland #federalreserve (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 19, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Zealand Monthly Net Immigration Slows to 15-Month Low
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 19, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lucy Lawless on Her Margaret Moth Sundance Doc: ‘The Spirit of Margaret Grabbed Me by the Scruff of My Neck and Booted Me Through the Door’
When you’ve spent the most memorable years of your career battling gods and single-handedly defeating an army, what’s left for a warrior to do? For “Xena: Warrior Princess” star Lucy Lawless, the answer was making her directorial debut with a doc about a fellow New Zealand icon, daredevil CNN war…#xenawarriorprincess #lucylawless #newzealand #margaretmoth #neverlookaway #sundance #joeduran #aucklandnewzealand #australasia #thrill (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 18, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Zealand Firms More Upbeat As Signs Inflation Could Ease
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Zealand's Prospective Outcomes of Injury Study-10 years on (POIS-10): descriptive outcomes to 12 years post-injury - Derrett S, Owen HE, Barson D, Maclennan B, Samaranayaka A, Harcombe H, Wyeth EH.
BACKGROUND: The 'Prospective Outcomes of Injury Study-10 years on' (POIS-10) aims to contribute to improving long-term disability, health and well-being outcomes for injured New Zealanders. This brief report describes recruitment, characteristics and key o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news