US Sanctions Two of Paraguay ’s Most Powerful Men Ahead of Vote
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prevalence and correlates of physical fighting among adolescents in Paraguay: findings from the 2017 national school-based health survey - Taniguchi H, Shaikh MA.
This study aims to investigate the prevalence of physical fighting among ad... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 2, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Brazil, Other Latin American Countries Move to Regulate Crypto
The crypto winter has pushed many countries to advance their interests as concerns the regulation of the industry. As a region known for its wide adoption of digital currencies, Latin America is becoming a powerhouse for the nascent industry, and regulators have laid the foundation to regulate the…#guatemala #nubank #brazil #paraguay #argentine #mercadobitcoin #panama #honduras #elsalvador #celsiusnetwork (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Paraguay ’s Cartes Tightens Grip on Ruling Party in Primary Elections
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Source: Reuters: Health - December 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

To counter China, Canada needs to go beyond an Indo-Pacific strategy
Kevin Lynch was clerk of the Privy Council and vice-chair of BMO Financial Group. Paul Deegan was a public affairs executive at BMO and CN, and served in the Clinton White House. With China becoming increasingly a geopolitical and security concern, Canada’s release of an Indo-Pacific Strategy is…#brianmulroney #paraguay #brazil #brookfieldassetmanagement #belltelephone #kevinlynch #jairbolsonaro #caribbean #honduras #argentina (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Paraguay Crypto Bill Axed by Lawmakers, Cheap Bitcoin Mining Prospects Disappear
A Paraguay crypto bill focused on taxation and crypto mining has been tabled by lawmakers. The bill would have established electricity cost caps for mining. Crypto miners will no longer find Paraguay a haven for mining after lawmakers backtracked on a crypto law. The country was due to pass crypto…#bitfarms #marioabdobenitez #billaxed #beincrypto #minerscheap #panama #chamberofdeputies #argentina #paraguay #southamerica (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 7, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Paraguay's legislature fails to reverse presidential veto on crypto regulation law By Cointelegraph
The Chamber of Deputies, the lower house of Paraguay's bicameral legislature, failed to move forward on a bill aimed at promoting crypto mining through the use of surplus electricity following a veto from President Mario Abdo Benítez. In a Dec. 5 session, members of Paraguay’s legislature…#chamberofdeputies #ftx #paraguay #marioabdobenítez (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Uruguay's free-trade deal ambitions rattle South American trade bloc By Reuters
By Fabian Werner MONTEVIDEO (Reuters) - South America's major Mercosur trade bloc, which includes regional powerhouses Brazil and Argentina, has been rattled by one of its smaller members, Uruguay, seeking to strike its own free-trade deals, leaders said at a summit on Tuesday. At the meeting in…#albertofernandez #abdo #paraguayan #transpacificpartnership #uruguay #marioabdobenítez #montevideo #tpp #uruguayan #southamerica (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘Just madness’: Concerned scientists lobby to save space station’s forest-mapping laser
Since April 2019, a fridge-size instrument attached to the International Space Station (ISS) has tickled the treetops of much of the planet with laser light, mapping forests’ carbon stores and the wildlife habitat they provide. Yet in early 2023, the laser is set to be jettisoned into Earth’s atmosphere, where it will burn up unless NASA approves a plan to extend its tenure. Researchers and some U.S. Congress members are now lobbying NASA to give the Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation (GEDI) instrument a second life so it can finish measuring the world’s tropical and temperate forests. “To take that data...
Source: ScienceNOW - November 2, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

The double-victimization of criminalized women in neoliberal contexts: the case of Paraguay - Galeano Monti J, Delia Deckard N.
Rates of female incarceration have markedly increased since the global ascendance of neoliberalism. Drawing on quantitative prison census data and qualitative analysis of inmate interviews, this article asks: Are women rendered vulnerable by neoliberal pol... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 20, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Controversial cough syrup maker Maiden Pharmaceuticals has global presence
Maiden Pharmaceuticals' global presence has a strong concentration in Africa, including countries such as Algeria, Senegal, Nigeria, Cameroon, Kenya and Tanzania. In South East Asia also it has presence in countries such as Laos, Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, the Philippines, Malaysia and Indonesia, among others. The company's footprints in South America include Ecuador, Chile, Venezuela, Surinam and Paraguay, besides others. It is also present in Russia, Poland and Belarus. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - October 6, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Epidemiological characterization of attacks by bats in humans. National Anti-Rabies Center. Paraguay. 2018-2021 - Jara L, Delgado LM, Vera LL, San Miguel MC, Jara L, Delgado LM, Vera LL, San Miguel MC.
The objective was to describe the epidemiological characteristics of attacks by bats on humans in Paraguay, from January 2018 t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 12, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Associations of lockdown stringency and duration with Google searches for mental health terms during the COVID-19 pandemic: a nine-country study - de la Rosa PA, Cowden RG, de Filippis R, Jerotic S, Nahidi M, Őri D, Orsolini L, Nagendrappa S, Pinto da Costa M, Ransing R, Saeed F, Shoib S, Turan S, Ullah I, Vadivel R, Ramalho R.
We examined the associations of lockdown stringency and duration with Google searches for four mental health concepts (i.e., "Anxiety," "Depression," "Suicide," "Mental Health") in nine countries (i.e., Hungary, India, Iran, Italy, Paraguay, Se... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 14, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Taylor Hawkins shared heartwarming moment with young fan before death
Aspiring drummer, Emma Sofía, performed songs outside of Taylor Hawkins’ Paraguay hotel before he came out to meet her. #emmasofía #taylorhawkins (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Global Road Safety Crisis: Three Questions to Ask to Help Solve It
School children crossing the road on a pedestrian crossing in Kyrgyzstan. Credit: Victor Lacken - UNRSF.By Nneka HenryGENEVA, Feb 17 2022 (IPS) When we think about global crises, road safety isn’t one that comes to mind. The reality is that unsafe roads is a health crisis gone rogue.  Unlike the COVID-19 pandemic, road traffic injuries are the leading cause of death from people between the ages of 5-29. And, with an estimated 1.35 million fatalities and 50 million non-fatal injuries every year, unsafe vehicles and roads affect everyone and impact several areas of development – including environmental sustainability. ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - February 17, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Nneka Henry Tags: Headlines Health Source Type: news