Palestinians clash with police in East J ’lem after march supporting Hamas terrorist
Hundreds chant pro-Hamas slogans in Shuafat refugee camp; right-wing Israelis march through Old City to mourn Eli Kay, killed by terrorist gunman, some chanting anti-Arab slogans #terroristgunman #israelis #eastjlem #refugeecamp #palestinians #oldcity #elikay #shuafat #hamas (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israeli Is Killed by Disguised Palestinian Near Holiest Site in Jerusalem
The shooting, the first attack by a Palestinian since May to result in the death of a Jewish civilian, could deepen tensions within Israel’s fragile governing coalition. #disguisedpalestinian (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Palestinian kills 1, injures 4 before police kill him in rare Jerusalem holy site shooting
Police said the attack took place near an entrance to a contested flashpoint shrine known to Jews as the Temple Mount and to Muslims as the Noble Sanctuary. #flashpointshrine #templemount #siteshootingpolice (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hamas to be declared a terrorist group by UK
The change will cover the entirety of the Palestinian militant group, including its political wing. #hamas #terroristgroup (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Measuring agency in children: the development and validation of the War Child Agency Assessment Scale - Palestinian version (WCAAS-Pal) - Veronese G, Pepe A, Cavazzoni F, Obaid H, Yaghi S.
In the present article, we aimed at construing a new quantitative measure of children's agency in Palestine. Within a socio-ecological and culturally and contextually informed perspective, the study introduces the development of a new instrument to investi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Epidemiology, aetiology and knowledge, attitudes, and practices relating to burn injuries in Palestine: a community-level research - Abu Ibaid AH, Hebron CA, Qaysse HA, Coyne MJ, Potokar TS, Shalltoot FA, Shalabi MA.
The aim of this study was to identify the epidemiology, aetiology as well as the knowledge, attitudes, and practices relating to burn injuries in Palestine. A mixed-method approach was used. A survey was distributed to a total of 1500 households selected b... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Private Israeli spyware found on phones of 6 Palestinian human rights activists
Private Israeli intelligence firm NSO Group's spyware was found on the cell phones belonging to six Palestinian human rights activists, according to independent security researchers from Amnesty... #amnestyinternational #securityresearchers #nsogroup #humanrightsactivists #universityoftoronto #cellphones (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Report: 6 Palestinian rights activists hacked by NSO spyware
JERUSALEM — Security researchers disclosed Monday that spyware from the notorious Israeli hacker-for-hire company NSO Group was detected on the cellphones of six Palestinian human rights... #securityresearchers #nso #defenseminister #rightsactivists #cellphones #humanrightsactivists (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A 5-year-old Palestinian Bedouin girl with repeated self-induced injuries to the digits, a diagnosis of congenital insensitivity to pain, and anhidrosis - Hanatleh OM, Kofahi NK, Aburahma SK, Bintareef EM, Al-Bashtawy M, Alkhawaldeh A, Ibnian AM.
BACKGROUND Congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis (CIPA), also referred to as hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathy type IV, is a rare autosomal recessive disease caused by mutations in the NTRK1 gene. The inability to feel pain and tempera... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Palestinians pan Israel for opposing US consulate in Jerusalem
PA Foreign Ministry says East Jerusalem is capital of Palestine, Israelis can't veto Washington's decision #eastjerusalem #foreignministry #jerusalempa #consulate #palestinians (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israeli officials say US should open consulate for Palestinians in West Bank
Israeli officials said that the United States should open its consulate for Palestinians in the West Bank instead of in Jerusalem where the U.S.’s embassy to Israel resides. #palestinians #westbank (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Settlers filmed throwing stones at Palestinian house, as IDF soldiers stand by
2 Palestinians said injured; in separate incident, settlers enter Palestinian playground in West Bank hamlet of Susiya before being expelled by Israeli forces #idf #susiya #hamlet #westbank #settlers #playground (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

For breast cancer survivors and supporters in Palestine, a chance to come together
(Source: UNFPA News)
Source: UNFPA News - November 2, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Constraints to liberty of movement and attachment styles significantly account for well-being in three Palestinian samples - Millings A, Abu-Akel AM, Mattar T, Rowe AC.
BACKGROUND: Political violence and constraints on liberty of movement can have consequences for health and well-being but affect individuals differently. OBJECTIVE: In three Palestinian samples, we sought to examine the relationship between key env... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The misogynist representation of women in Palestinian oral tradition: a socio-political study - Hamamra BT.
This paper, which engages with the critical lines of feminism and sociolinguistics and employs interviews as its central methodology, introduces readers to the ways Palestinian proverbs reinforce a contemporary Palestinian ideology of gender difference bas... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

US insists it wasn ’t given heads-up before Israel blacklisted Palestinian groups
Dismissing Israeli claim, State Department spokesman says US didn't receive notification of any 'specific designations,' but looks... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shin Bet, Foreign Ministry rep heading to US over outlawed Palestinian groups
Defense official says evidence tying 6 Palestinian rights organizations to terror is ‘ironclad’; ministers slam Gantz for not telling... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israeli official says reopening of U.S. Palestinian mission in Jerusalem may not happen
Israel's deputy foreign minister said on Sunday that the Biden administration may shelve its plan to reopen a U.S diplomatic mission for... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Palestinian NGOs designated ‘terrorists’ call for support
Outlawed organisations have called on the international community to take a stance against Israel’s military order. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israel disputes US claim it wasn ’t told of plan to outlaw rights groups
Defense official says given intel showing ties between PFLP terror group and Palestinian organizations, doubles down on the allegation... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Palestinians clash with police at Damascus Gate; 22 arrested, 17 wounded
Tensions have been rising in the area outside Jerusalem's Old City for weeks, leading to 'dozens' of arrests (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Violent Israeli raids in occupied East Jerusalem wound dozens
Dozens wounded and arrested in Israeli raids on Palestinians at Damascus Gate and in surrounding areas. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Yesh Din: Israelis stone Palestinian home, light brush fire nearby
Yesh Din reported that the incident during which the violence occurred initially involved some 15 Israeli civilians but that the number... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Human (in) security and psychological well-being in Palestinian children living amidst military violence: a qualitative participatory research using interactive maps - Veronese G, Cavazzoni F, Fiorini A, Shoman H, Sousa C.
INTRODUCTION: Research has widely evidenced the effects of war and political violence on the functioning of children, with a great accord in diagnosing children's psychological burdens related to their exposure to violence. Yet, within this literature, the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Merkel in Jerusalem: We are in ‘decisive weeks’ for Iran nuclear talks
Bennett pledges to act to keep Tehran from the bomb, says he is pragmatic regarding Palestinians; German leader says Israel's security... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

State appeals ruling allowing quiet Jewish prayer on Temple Mount
The state appealed a ruling which implied support for quiet Jewish prayer on the Temple Mount as Palestinians threatened violence. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Education Cannot Wait Annual Results Reveals the Devastating Impact of COVID-19 on Learning for Children in Emergencies and Protracted Crises
Yasmine Sherif, Director of Education Cannot Wait, visited a refugee site in the village of Modale, located 30 kms from Yakoma, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Courtesy: Education Cannot Wait By Alison KentishNEW YORK/GENEVA, Oct 5 2021 (IPS) The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the face of education globally, but for children in emergencies and protracted crises, its blow has been particularly devastating. Education Cannot Wait (ECW), the global fund that brings teaching and learning to children and adolescents in emergencies and crises, has said that 2020 was ‘exceptionally challenging.’ ECW released it...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Alison Kentish Tags: COVID-19 Development & Aid Education Education Cannot Wait. Future of Education is here Featured Gender Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Inequity #ECW #EducationCannotWait #GlobalGoals #SDG4 #ECWRes Source Type: news

Abbas invites all Israeli ministers to talk with him after Meretz visit
Defense Minister Benny Gantz has also previously visited Palestinian Authority Head Abbas, but the question of whether to speak with the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Blog: Taking our demands to the Labour Party
I’m just back from Brighton, where I went to bring UNISON’s demands on public services and social care into the Labour Party at its annual conference. As I’ve said in many of my recent speeches, we are at a major crossroads. The head of our delegation, Linda Hobson, moved our motion on public services that was unanimously supported. She said: “We are calling time on business as usual’’, and that’s because we need a new deal for public services and public service workers. We also heard from vice president Andrea Egan on decent housing and secure homes, while Liz Cameron seconde...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 30, 2021 Category: UK Health Authors: Christina McAnea Tags: General secretary's blog News Source Type: news

Police: Palestinian woman tries to stab cop in Jerusalem Old City, is shot dead
Alleged attack occurs at the Chain Gate entrance to Temple Mount; no Israeli injuries (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden Reportedly Snubbed Palestinian President ’s Meeting Request
Biden met with the Israeli prime minister in August. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - September 29, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Graison Dangor, Forbes Staff Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Breaking breaking-news Source Type: news

Wanted ’: Palestinian media leaks photo, address of incoming Shin Bet chief
Appointed earlier this month, 'Resh' can only be identified by the first letter of his name in Israel until he enters office (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Five Palestinians killed, two arrested by Israeli forces in West Bank
Five Palestinians have been killed and two arrested Saturday night as part of a days-long operation targeting Hamas in the West Bank,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israel braces for Hamas rockets from Gaza after deadly West Bank raids
Two IDF soldiers injured, five Palestinians killed after armed clashes broke out during a wave of anti-Hamas operations. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israeli Troops Kill 5 Palestinian Gunmen In A Sweeping Crackdown Against Hamas
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Source: Reuters: Health - September 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Four Palestinians killed in Israeli West Bank raid against militants
Israel said it was conducting raids against Hamas militants who were planning an attack. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israeli troops kill 4 Palestinians in West Bank clashes
JERUSALEM (AP) — At least four Palestinian gunmen were killed in shootouts with Israeli security forces during a sweeping West Bank... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Four Palestinians killed as Israeli army carries out arrests in the West Bank
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Source: Reuters: Health - September 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

In Reversal, Israel ’s New Government Engages With Palestinian Authority
The government has held high-level meetings with Palestinian officials and aided the Palestinians economically, a sharp change from the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Palestinians admit capture of prisoners shows Israeli intel prowess
Palestinian residents of the West Bank suggested that Israel's recapture of the six fugitives who escaped from Gilboa Prison proves it... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Palestinians again doctor images, showing last 2 fugitives grinning post-capture
Iham Kamamji and Munadil Nafiyat have been widely regarded as 'heroes' among some Palestinians (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israel Captures Last 2 Palestinian Inmates Still Free After Prison Break
Six prisoners had tunneled out of a maximum-security facility on Sept. 6, in an embarrassment for Israel. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israeli forces nab last 2 Palestinian fugitives in Jenin, ending jailbreak saga
Iham Kamamji and Munadil Nafiyat, both members of the Islamic Jihad terror group, arrested in West Bank city nearly 2 weeks after... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israeli army arrests last 2 of 6 Palestinian prison escapees
The last two of six Palestinian prisoners who escaped a maximum-security Israeli prison two weeks ago were rearrested early Sunday, the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psychological distress, professional burnout, and trauma in Palestinian health care helpers: a two-wave quantitative longitudinal study - Veronese G, Pepe A.
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this longitudinal study was to model the cumulative network of associations between trauma-related symptoms, professional burnout, and psychological distress in health care practitioners working in emergency settings. METHOD: ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

1,400 Palestinian prisoners in Israel call off planned hunger strike
After intending to protest detention conditions imposed following jailbreak from Gilboa Prison, group says demands have been 'met';... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Statement on COVID-19 by WHO ’s Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean
15 September 2021 – As of 12 September 2021, the Eastern Mediterranean Region has reported more than 15 million confirmed COVID-19 cases and more than 278,000 deaths. Over the past few weeks, we have seen the overall number of cases and deaths in our Region decline, but the situation remains fragile and unpredictable. Since the beginning of the pandemic, we have seen the trends evolve in waves, so despite recent decline in our Region over recent weeks, this pandemic is still far from over. Five of 22 countries in our Region Egypt, the occupied Palestinian territory, Somalia, the Syrian Arab Republic, and Yemen...
Source: WHO EMRO News - September 15, 2021 Category: Middle East Health Source Type: news

Israeli jets strike Gaza after 2nd rocket attack in 24 hours
Uptick in violence comes amid high tensions, as Israel captures 4 of 6 Palestinian fugitives and Gaza ceasefire deal breaks down (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israeli police suspect recaptured Palestinian prisoners planned serious act of terror
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israeli police recapture four of six escaped Palestinian prisoners
Israeli police say four of the six men who escaped from a prison in Northern Israel on Monday have now been recaptured. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news