Intimate partner violence against reproductive-age women and associated factors in Peru: evidence from national surveys, 2015-2017 - Burgos-Mu ñoz RM, Soriano-Moreno AN, Bendezu-Quispe G, Urrunaga-Pastor D, Toro-Huamanchumo CJ, Benites-Zapata VA.
PURPOSE: We aimed to evaluate the factors associated with intimate partner violence (IPV) against reproductive-age women in Peru. METHODS: Secondary analysis of the ENDES 2015-2017. ENDES is a multi-stage survey with a probabilistic sampling design... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Treating the invisible wounds of violence in Peru
LIMA, Peru – Nearly every morning for the past six years Gabriela Gonzales has been going to the Honorio Delgado Community Mental Health Centre (CMHC) in the Jes ús María neighborhood. She is a psychiatrist who treats survivors of gender-based violence, a population that has risen during pandemic lockdowns.   (Source: UNFPA News)
Source: UNFPA News - July 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund Source Type: news

Workplace violence against physicians treating COVID-19 patients in Peru: a cross-sectional study - Mu ñoz Del Carpio-Toia A, Begazo Muñoz Del Carpio L, Mayta-Tristán P, Alarcón-Yaquetto DE, Málaga G.
BACKGROUND: The COVID-19 pandemic is an unprecedented challenge to health systems that has revealed shortcomings and increased unmet demands. Such situations might exacerbate workplace violence (WPV) against physicians, as has been reported in several part... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Self-reported psychological problems and coping strategies: a web-based study in Peruvian population during COVID-19 pandemic - Ames-Guerrero RJ, Barreda-Parra VA, Huamani-Cahua JC, Banaszak-Holl J.
BACKGROUND: The Coronavirus pandemic has disrupted health systems across the world and led to major shifts in individual behavior by forcing people into isolation in home settings. Its rapid spread has overwhelmed populations in all corners of Latin-Americ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Covid Lambda Variant of Peru: What Scientists Know
Spreading fast in South America, the variant is still a mystery. No one knows whether it is more contagious than other variants or if it affects vaccines. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - July 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emily Anthes Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Genetics and Heredity Research your-feed-science your-feed-healthcare Vaccination and Immunization Microbiology Peru South America Source Type: news

Lambda covid variant: Dr Hilary warns easing of restrictions is a 'recipe for trouble'
CORONAVIRUS mutant - the Lambda strain - has arrived in the UK, after becoming the dominant strain in Peru, South America. Spreading across the globe, the C.37 mutation has been detected in 31 countries. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19: Detected across 30 countries, Lambda variant 'deadlier' than Delta
Lambda accounts for nearly 82 percent of the coronavirus case samples reported during May and June in Peru, Euro News reported citing the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO). (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - July 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Time for Systemic Solutions in Latin America & the Caribbean
A woman in the Dominican Republic receives food from a government soup kitchen set up to help fight hunger triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic. Meanwhile, UN agencies warn against rising hunger in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). Credit: WFP/Karolyn UreñaBy Luis Felipe López-CalvaNEW YORK, Jun 24 2021 (IPS) The first wave of COVID-19 never ended in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). Since the region became a hotspot for the pandemic in June 2020, successive waves have continued to build upon the first. Despite being home to just 8% of the world’s population, the region has suffered 20% of tota...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - June 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Luis Felipe Lopez-Calva Tags: Development & Aid Featured Global Headlines Health IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Latin America & the Caribbean Population Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

‘Gamechanging’ £10m environmental DNA project to map life in world’s rivers
eBioAtlas programme aims to identify fish, birds, amphibians and land animals in freshwater systems from the Ganges to the MekongConcealed by the turbid, swirling waters of the Amazon, the Mekong and the Congo, the biodiversity of the world ’s great rivers has largely remained a mystery to scientists. But now a multimillion-pound project aims to describe and identify the web of life in major freshwater ecosystems around the world with “gamechanging” DNA technology.The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and UK-based environmental DNA (eDNA) specialistsNatureMetrics have launched a partne...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 16, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Patrick Greenfield Tags: Biodiversity Rivers Environment IUCN red list of endangered species Wildlife Conservation Animals Endangered habitats World news Americas Biology Genetics Amazon rainforest Peru Trees and forests Democratic Republic of the Co Source Type: news

Pew funds 10 Latin American scientists conducting critical biomedical research
(Pew Charitable Trusts) The Pew Charitable Trusts today announced the 2021 class members of the Pew Latin American Fellows Program in the Biomedical Sciences. The 10 postdoctoral fellows from six Latin American countries--Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Peru, and Uruguay--will receive two years of funding to conduct research in laboratories across the United States and will work under the mentorship of prominent biomedical scientists, including members of the Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - June 15, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Boston Hope's beds, supplies shipped overseas as local pandemic wanes
Beverly-based Build Health International has collected 606 of the beds and other equipment used in Boston Hope ’s emergency field hospital for projects in Haiti and Peru. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - June 14, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Jessica Bartlett Source Type: news

Socialist Castillo close to victory in Peru as few votes remain to be counted
Peruvian socialist candidate Pedro Castillo was close to being named the Andean country's next president as the vote count neared an... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Socialist Teacher Takes Lead in Peruvian Election as Nation Reels from Pandemic & Political Crisis
We get an update from Peru, where socialist candidate Pedro Castillo has pulled ahead of his right-wing rival Keiko Fujimori in the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Peru presidential election too close to call, but Keiko Fujimori leads in preliminary tally
The first official results from Peru's presidential elections gave a small lead to right-wing candidate Keiko Fujimori, but the election... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood lead levels found in indigenous peoples in Peruvian Amazonia
(Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC)) A study published today in open access in the journal Environment International found high levels of lead in indigenous people in Peruvian Amazonia living near areas where oil extraction takes place. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Peru election: Country on edge ahead of unpredictable run-off
A left-wing teacher faces the conservative heir of the powerful Fujimori family in a divisive election. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Peru confronts a fork in the road as it chooses a new president
Two candidates with drastically different visions for Peru's future face off in a presidential run-off vote on Sunday, polarizing an... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Peru to Choose Far-Left Teacher or Right-Wing Politician as Next President
Voters on Sunday will choose between a far-left candidate pledging nationalizations and the right-wing daughter of a jailed former leader. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Evolution and differences of suicide rates in Peru by gender and department, 2017-2019 - Roman-Lazarte V, Moncada-Mapelli E, Huarcaya-Victoria J.
The objective of this study is to know the suicide mortality rates and their distribution between the years 2017 and 2019. METHODS: The ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 3, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

How COVID-19 Is Revolutionizing Health Care Around the World
In 2020 alone, there were at least 3 million deaths from COVID-19, though the true figure is probably 2-3 times higher. In 2021, the COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage on and is likely to last well into 2022 and beyond. For ten weeks in a row, from the first week of February, 2021, new daily cases globally rose, driven in part by virus variants and by many countries ending public health measures too soon. There are still around 600,000 new cases every day. Nations like Brazil, Canada, India, Iran, and Turkey—as well as some U.S. states like Michigan and Minnesota—recently experienced COVID-19 surges that in so...
Source: TIME: Health - June 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Gavin Yamey and Madhukar Pai Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Peru more than doubles its official Covid-19 death toll, leaving it with world's worst death rate
Peru has more than doubled its official death toll from the Covid-19 pandemic following a government review of the figures, leaving the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Associations between adverse childhood experiences and migraine among teenage mothers in Peru - Siego CV, Sanchez SE, Jimenez ML, Rondon MB, Williams MA, Peterlin BL, Gelaye B.
The objective of this study was to evaluate the association between (1) different types of ACEs and migraine, and (2) the number of ACEs and migraine among adolescent mothers in Lima, Peru. METHODS: Our cross-sectional study included 787... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Wanted: Transparency & Accountability in Pandemic-Related Spending
Under the UN-backed COVAX initiative, UNICEF ships COVID-19 vaccine syringes from a warehouse in Dubai Logistics City, United Arab Emirates. And as the world continues to grapple with the health and economic crisis sparked by the COVID-19 pandemic, the UN and Islamic Development Bank have teamed up to help the most vulnerable. May 2021. Credit: UNICEF/Ruel PableoBy Chady El Khoury, Jiro Honda, Johan Mathisen, and Etienne Yehoue*WASHINGTON DC, May 21 2021 (IPS) Governments around the world are playing a crucial role in providing lifelines to people and firms to help combat the pandemic and its economic fallout. To support t...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Chady El Khoury - Jiro Honda - Johan Mathisen and Etienne Ye Tags: Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Peace TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Use of seat belts among public transport drivers in Tacna, Peru: prevalence and risk factors - Mi ñan-Tapia A, Torres-Riveros GS, Choque-Vargas J, Aycachi-Incacoña M, Flores-Valdez N, Vargas-Anahua O, Mejia CR.
INTRODUCTION: There are individuals who still refuse to wear seat belts, despite its effectiveness in reducing morbidity and mortality in road traffic accidents. We aimed to determine the prevalence and risk factors according to the use of seat belts among... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Miss Mexico Andrea Meza Wins Miss Universe 2020
Miss Mexico beat out Miss Brazil and Miss Peru in the top three to claim the prestigious crown (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Forensic psychological evaluations of child sexual abuse: process of disclosure and its chronicity in the Peruvian highlands - L ívano RM, Valdivia-Lívano S, Mejia CR.
OBJECTIVE To analyse the relationship between the characteristics of the victim, the aggressor and sexual abuse in children and adolescents with the disclosure process; as well as with the chronicity of the event in the Division of the Institute of Legal ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Russia ’s Sputnik Diplomacy
This article was originally published in the community blog Persuasion.   Follow @IPSNewsUNBureau !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs');   Excerpt: The writer is a journalist and managing editor of Armando.info, an investigative journalism site. (Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health)
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Valentina Lares Tags: Development & Aid Featured Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Pictures from outer space reveal the extent of illegal gold mining in Peru
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Source: Reuters: Health - May 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Misuse, perceived risk, and safety issues of household insecticides: qualitative findings from focus groups in Arequipa, Peru - Larson AJ, Paz-Sold án VA, Arevalo-Nieto C, Brown J, Condori-Pino C, Levy MZ, Castillo-Neyra R.
BACKGROUND: The current body of research on insecticide use in Peru deals primarily with application of insecticides offered through Ministry of Health-led campaigns against vector-borne disease. However, there is a gap in the literature regarding the indi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

The impact of COVID-19 lockdowns on physical domestic violence: evidence from a list randomization experiment - Porter C, Favara M, S ánchez A, Scott D.
We quantify the increase in physical domestic violence (family or intimate partner violence) experienced by young people aged 18-26 during the 2020 COVID-19 lockdowns in Peru. To do this we use an indirect methodology, the double list randomization experim... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Glacial lakes threaten millions with flooding as planet heats up
More than 12,000 deaths have already been attributed to glacial lake outburst floods worldwideAn increasing number of people are being threatened by flooding caused by glacial lakes bursting, scientists have warned.As the planet warms and glaciers recede, meltwater accumulates and forms lakes, often as a result of ice or moraine acting as a dam. Since 1990,the volume, area and number of these glacial lakes has increased by 50% globally. When these lakes become too full there is a risk that they may breach or overflow, releasing huge volumes of water and causing catastrophic flooding.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 2, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Neelima Vallangi in Kathmandu Tags: Climate change Environment Glaciers Science Peru Nepal South and Central Asia Polar regions Americas World news Source Type: news

Telediagnostic ultrasound successful in Peru pilot study
A new telediagnostic ultrasound protocol that doesn't need a trained sonographe...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: POCUS beats landmark guidance for placing arterial lines Federal programs to assist radiology practices during the pandemic POCUS achieves new heights in Mount Everest rescue GE adds new compact POCUS system, AI software AI can guide POCUS exams by novice users in the COVID ICU (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 30, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Narco violence surge in Peru's Amazon sends Indigenous leader into hiding
In less than a year, several of Peru's Cacataibo and Ashaninka tribespeople have been murdered in the Amazon by suspected coca growers... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Single-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine Phase 3 Data Published in New England Journal of Medicine
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., April 21, 2021 – Johnson & Johnson (the Company) today announced publication in the New England Journal of Medicine of primary data from the Phase 3 ENSEMBLE clinical trial for its single-dose COVID-19 vaccine, developed by the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson (Janssen). The publication of the primary analysis follows the topline efficacy and safety data announced in January, showing the trial met all primary and key secondary endpoints, and found that the Johnson & Johnson single-dose COVID-19 vaccine prevented hospitalization and death across all study participa...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - April 21, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

Can you solve it? Are you smarter than Britain ’s teenage brainiacs?
A colourful puzzle from the UK girls ’ maths olympiadToday ’s puzzle celebrates the UK’s outstanding performance at last week’s European Girls’ Mathematical Olympiad, which is the world’s most prestigious female-only maths competition for pre-university students.Yuhka Machino and Jenni Voon, both aged 17, placed 6th and 7th overall, each earning gold medals. Overall, the UK ranked fifth out of 55 countries, behind Russia, the USA, Peru and Romania. (The event was held online, allowing 17 non-European countries to participate as guests.)Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 19, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Alex Bellos Tags: Mathematics Education Science Source Type: news

Scientists call for climate projections as part of more robust biodiversity conservation
(The Alliance of Bioversity International and the International Center for Tropical Agriculture) Research in the Peruvian Andes highlights critical climate threats to montane forests and urges for current conservation plans to take climate projections into account. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - April 16, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

In Peru, authorities allowed secret burials of virus victims
Herman Wong and dozens of other people were clandestinely buried almost a year ago in Iquitos, a city in the heart of the Peruvian Amazon (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Variation in non-external and external causes of death in Peru in relation to the COVID-19 lockdown - Calderon-Anyosa RJC, Bilal U, Kaufman JS.
INTRODUCTION: Lockdowns are designed to slow COVID-19 transmission, but they may have unanticipated relationships with other aspects of public health. Assessing the overall pattern in population health as a country implements and relaxes a lockdown is rele... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Road traffic injuries and substance use among emergency department patients in the Dominican Republic and Peru - Cherpitel CJ, Witbrodt J, Ye Y, Monteiro MG, M álaga H, Báez J, Valdés MPL.
OBJECTIVE: To report demographic and substance use characteristics and risk of road traffic injury (RTI) from alcohol use, cannabis use, and combined use in a sample of emergency department patients from two countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Tracking how COVID-19 is changing life expectancy
As a demographer — someone who studies how human populations grow and change — UCLA professor of sociology Patrick Heuveline typically spends time each year traveling around the world, talking to people about their hopes for their families and their dreams for the future.“Demography is obviously all about numbers — but at its core, it’s about people’s lives,” he said.A big part of understanding demographics is understanding mortality, which is why in 2020 Heuveline ’s research took on a grim new reality. He began tracking worldwide COVID-19 deaths and interpreting what those ...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - April 2, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Factors associated with frequent marijuana consumption in young people before admission to juvenile detention centers in Peru - Al-Kassab-C órdova A, Cornejo-Venegas G, Gacharna-Madrigal N, Baquedano-Rojas C, De La Borda-Prazak G, Mejia CR.
This study is relevant to policy makers because it expands the knowledge regarding drug use in vulnerable youth, allowing health authorities to reduce marijuana con... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

AstraZeneca used ‘outdated and potentially misleading data’ that overstated the effectiveness of its vaccine, independent panel says
The company and Oxford University had announced Monday that a clinical trial in the United States, Chile and Peru showed 79 percent efficacy. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - March 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Carolyn Y. Johnson Source Type: news

AstraZeneca ’s U.S. Study May Answer Some of the Lingering Questions About Its Vaccine
This study puts to bed any doubts that this isn’t a highly effective vaccine against COVID-19 disease and COVID-19 symptoms,” says Mene Pangalos, executive vice president for biopharmaceuticals research and development at AstraZeneca. AstraZeneca’s vaccine is based on technology developed by scientists at Oxford University’s Jenner Institute, and involves using a chimpanzee adenovirus modified so it cannot cause the cold infection it normally does. The chimp virus acts as a vehicle to deliver genes into the body, where it encodes the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein; cells then process the protein so the im...
Source: TIME: Health - March 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

AstraZeneca's COVID-19 Shot Completely Prevented Severe Disease
The vaccine was 79 percent effective at blocking symptomatic infections, according to data from a Phase 3 trial in the US, Chile, and Peru. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - March 22, 2021 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Dartmouth-led team awarded NASA grant to assess changes in biodiversity hotspot in Peru
(Dartmouth College) The Madre de Dios River watershed in southeastern Peru is a tropical biodiversity hotspot in the Amazon and home to uncontacted Indigenous peoples, which has come under threat in recent years due to an expansion in artisanal and small-scale gold mining. Through a NASA grant, researchers from Dartmouth, Wake Forest University and the Centro de Innovaci ó n Cient í fica Amaz ó nica (CINCIA), will use remotely sensed data to examine how gold mining has affected land cover in the region. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 10, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

As Peru Battles COVID-19, Tuberculosis Finds New Footing As Peru Battles COVID-19, Tuberculosis Finds New Footing
The resulting lack of diagnostic testing and inconsistent treatment is masking a rising tuberculosis caseload, doctors fear.Undark (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - March 9, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Demographic Impact of Coronavirus Pandemic: An Overview
One year after the pandemic was officially declared, the enormous demographic impact of the coronavirus is becoming increasingly evident as more data are compiled and analyzed. Credit: United Nations.By Joseph ChamieNEW YORK, Mar 2 2021 (IPS) The demographic impact of the coronavirus one year after being declared a pandemic on 11 March 2020 has been enormous. The picture that emerges is one of significant consequences on the levels and trends of the key components of demographic change: mortality, fertility and migration. In terms of mortality, the reported number of Covid-19 deaths worldwide is approaching 3 million, with...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - March 2, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Joseph Chamie Tags: Global Headlines Health Population Source Type: news

CT adds fuels to debate over pharaoh's death in ancient Egypt
CT has offered fresh clues about the killing of a significant pharaoh who rule...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: 3D printing helps mummy speak from beyond the grave Phase-contrast CT captures microscopic details of mummy Micro-CT reveals hawk mummy is actually a human fetus CT, 3D printing bring Egyptian mummy back to life CT, MRI find atherosclerosis in mummy hearts Cincinnati Children's scans mummy from Peru NY museum uses CT to identify mummy's gender (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 1, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

500 well-connected people in Peru received Chinese vaccine ahead of essential workers
Around 500 politically-connected people in Peru received doses of the Chinese Sinopharm coronavirus vaccine last year before it was... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Congo-Kinshasa: World's Tropical Forests and People Imperiled By Legal Rollbacks Under Covid-19
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Mexico City -- Brazil, Indonesia, Colombia, Peru and DR Congo have weakened regulations to boost economic growth (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 19, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news