Decreasing trends in road traffic mortality in Poland: a twenty-year analysis - Burzy ńska M, Pikala M.
The aim of the study was to assess mortality trends due to road traffic accidents in Poland between 1999 and 2018. The study material was a database including 7,582,319 death certificates of all inhabitants of Poland who died in the analyzed period (104,65... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Women are more creative during the fertile stage of their monthly cycles, study finds 
The study of 751 women with a healthy cycle was carried out in Poland by experts from SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Warsaw. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: Continuing progress in battle against COVID-19
"October is going to be a very exciting month in the U.S., regarding COVID-19 vaccines," says Dr. Gregory Poland, head of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group.  "On Oct. 14 the Federal Drug Administration is going to look at COVID-19 boosters for Moderna. On Oct. 15, (the FDA will review) boosters for Johnson& Johnsons' COVID-19 vaccine. And on Oct. 29, the FDA will look at extending emergency use for the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children down to… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - October 13, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Mass protests in Poland amid EU law controversy
Demonstrations backing EU membership take place nationwide amid fears Poland could leave the bloc. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Poland stokes fears of leaving EU in 'Polexit'
By challenging the core primacy of EU law, Poland fuels concerns it is heading towards the exit. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

You are playing with fire': EU faces crisis after Polish court ruling
A Polish court ruling challenging the supremacy of EU law plunged the European Union into an existential crisis on Friday and raised the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Poland ignites EU anger with ruling that its laws supersede bloc's treaties
A ruling by Poland's highest court that European Union rules are subordinate to Polish law is an "attack" against the 27-member bloc,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Poland ’s defiance of EU law raises concern over a possible exit
Poland's highest court has ruled that some EU laws conflict with the country's constitution, raising concerns about Poland's commitment... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Poland ’s Top Court Rules Its Constitution Trumps Some E.U. Laws
The ruling challenges the supremacy of European law, a cornerstone of the continent’s push for an “ever closer union” since it began... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Asylum Seeker at Poland-Belarus Border Faces a Wrenching Choice
As a humanitarian crisis grows on Poland’s border, where the government has taken a hard line on migrants, one father had to decide... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Graffiti in English and German found on Auschwitz barracks
Police and prosecutors in southern Poland are investigating graffiti in English and German that appeared on multiple buildings at the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tunisia: Poland's Daily Covid-19 Cases Up By 70 Percent Past in Week
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Warsaw/Poland -- Poland's daily COVID-19 cases have risen by around 70% in the past week to over 2,000, a government official said on Wednesday, warning the country that a fourth wave of the outbreak is gathering pace. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 6, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Ethical issues raised as Pfizer conducts COVID-19 vaccine trials on orphans
(Natural News) The Children’s Health Protection Organization has received a report from Poland that Pfizer is testing its Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine on six-month-old orphans. This has prompted the Polish Parliament and Senate to organize a meeting discussing the medical, legal and ethical aspects of medical testing on infants and children. According to Pfizer’s website, there have... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: The case for continuing COVID-19 precautions
COVID-19 hospitalizations in the U.S. are reportedly dropping. While the news headlines are encouraging, the country is in its fourth surge heading into flu season and winter holidays. That is why medical experts are keeping their predictions and recommendations fluid. How the virus spreads depends on human behavior. "What happens is that people read the news and say: 'We're done. We're free. It's over,'" says Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic's… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - October 6, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

German Police Arrest 96-Year-Old Nazi Suspect Who Tried to Skip Court
The woman, a former secretary in a concentration camp in Poland now facing more than 11,000 counts of accessory to murder, failed to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

St. Louis Character: Entrepreneur Michelle Robinson's path from health care to a vegan nail polish startup
With a passion for helping people, Michelle Robinson spun her experience in health care and education into a successful vegan nail polish startup. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 30, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Maddy Simpson Source Type: news

St. Louis Character: Entrepreneur Michelle Robinson's path from health care to a vegan nail polish startup
With a passion for helping people, Michelle Robinson spun her experience in health care and education into a successful vegan nail polish startup. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - September 30, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Maddy Simpson Source Type: news

An 'a-ha' moment leads entrepreneur to create a vegan beauty brand
Michelle Robinson never imagined she ’d be an entrepreneur. As a kid, she always dreamed of being a singer. As an adult, her career took her into health care and education. But her path changed in 2010, when her mother, Juliet, was diagnosed with breast cancer. Juliet’s confidence faltered when she couldn’t wear her typical ma keup and nail polish because of the chemotherapy treatments — the radiation made her skin too sensitive to chemicals often found in beauty products. With a background… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 30, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Maddy Simpson Source Type: news

Suicide risk factors among Polish adults aged 65 or older in 2000-2018 compared with selected countries worldwide - Śmigielski W, Małek K, Jurczyk T, Korczak K, Gajda R, Cicha-Mikołajczyk A, Piwoński J, Śmigielska-Kolańska J, Smigielski J, Drygas W, Gałecki P.
The aim of this study was to determine the tendencies of change in suicide frequency among Polish adults aged 65 or older, recognize the importance of available socio-demographic data (age, sex, marital status, and education attainment level) and provide a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Human decision-making as a key factor in the risk of wolf-dog interactions during outdoor activities - Haidt A, Gawry ś R, Szewczyk M.
As a result of species protection in Poland, wolves now appear in places that are attractive for human recreation, increasing their exposure to dogs. This creates a risk of spontaneous direct interactions between these two canine species. Aggressive intera... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Non-Human Animals and Insects Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: Breaking down COVID-19 vaccine booster approvals
The path to approvals for a booster dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine has seemed complicated. "This is a confusing set of recommendations," says Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group. "So let's look at the four groups approved for only the Pfizer booster, thus far. If you got a primary series of the Pfizer vaccine, you're 65 and older, and it's been six months or more, you… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 29, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Importance of legal regulations resulting from technical harmonization in the European Union for improvement of work safety of farmers in Poland - Żywicka A, Choina P, Jarosz MJ.
INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVE: Accidents exert a negative effect on the quality and standard of living of rural inhabitants, especially when they make it impossible to continue work on a farm, or this work may be performed only to a limited extent. The creati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

First Polish case of fatal single-substance poisoning with cyclopropylfentanyl, a new synthetic opioid - Ewelina P, Rafa ł S, Małgorzata SK, Joanna K, Piotr C.
The article presents the first Polish case of fatal single-substance poisoning with cyclopropylfentanyl, a representative of fentanyl derivatives, whose victim was a 37-year-old man. This opioid was detected in biological material collected during medicole... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Polish protesters warn that health care crisis is looming
Doctors, nurses and other health care workers in Poland have been camping out in front of the prime minister’s offices for nearly two weeks to protest working conditions and demand higher wages (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: Listener mailbag -- COVID-19 questions answered
Each week, the Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast shares the latest information on COVID-19. On today's episode, Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group, answers listeners' coronavirus questions. Dr. Poland discusses the mu variant, understanding breakthrough infections and the importance of flu vaccinations this fall. "The symptoms of COVID-19 and the symptoms of influenza overlap so much that it can be hard to distinguish one from another," says Dr. Poland. What… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 15, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Coronavirus: how to stay safe and help prevent the spread, Cabinet Office (updated 13th September 2021)
Find out how to stay safe and help prevent the spread of coronavirus. 13 September 2021The following languages have been added or updated to reflect the latest step 4 guidance. - Arabic - Bengali - Farsi - Gujarati - Hindi - Polish - Punjabi Gurmukhi - Punjabi Shahmukhi - Slovak - Somali - Urdu - Welsh - French - Portuguese - Tamil We removed reference to Enhanced Response Areas as these were out of date. 31 August 2021Removed Darlington Borough Council, Durham County Council, Gateshead Council, Hartlepool Borough Council, Middlesbrough Council, Newcastle City Council, North Tyneside Council, Northumberland County Coun...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Polish medical workers march for better pay, conditions
Large numbers of doctors, nurses and other medical workers are marching in Warsaw to demand higher wages and an improvement in working conditions made more difficult by the coronavirus pandemic (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

EU ’s Poorest State Faces Battle to Access Pandemic Aid
The makeshift government in Bulgaria, the European Union’s poorest state where vaccination against Covid-19 is the bloc’s lowest, is struggling to access billions of euros of pandemic aid from Brussels as it braces for a new wave of the virus. Along with the Netherlands, the Balkan country of 7 million people is one of only two EU members not to have submitted a final plan for how to spend their share of the bloc’s more than €700 billion ($828 billion) recovery package. At stake for the euro aspirant is €6.3 billion of assistance that’s becoming ever-more crucial for its economy as deat...
Source: TIME: Health - September 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Slav Okov / Bloomberg Tags: Uncategorized biztech2030 bloomberg wire Bulgaria Londontime Source Type: news

E.U. ’s Poorest State Faces Battle to Access Pandemic Aid
The makeshift government in Bulgaria, the European Union’s poorest state where vaccination against Covid-19 is the bloc’s lowest, is struggling to access billions of euros of pandemic aid from Brussels as it braces for a new wave of the virus. Along with the Netherlands, the Balkan country of 7 million people is one of only two E.U. members not to have submitted a final plan for how to spend their share of the bloc’s more than €700 billion ($828 billion) recovery package. At stake for the euro aspirant is €6.3 billion of assistance that’s becoming ever-more crucial for its economy as de...
Source: TIME: Health - September 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Slav Okov / Bloomberg Tags: Uncategorized biztech2030 bloomberg wire Bulgaria Londontime Source Type: news

Adverse childhood experiences and worsened social relationships in adult life among Polish medical and dental students - Dro żak P, Duda P, Augustowska K, Drożak M, Bryliński, Bura A, Rudnicka-Drozak E.
Introduction and purpose. Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) are potentially traumatic events experienced before the age of 18 that have lasting negative effects on physical and mental health. Numerous studies have shown that exposure to Adverse Childhoo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Factors associated with suicide ideation in Lithuania and Poland amid the COVID-19 pandemic - Gelezelyte O, Dragan M, Grajewski P, Kvedaraite M, Lotzin A, Skrodzka M, Nomeikaite A, Kazlauskas E.
BACKGROUND: The COVID-19 pandemic had an impact on many risk and protective factors associated with suicide. Aims: The aim of this study was to identify pandemic-related factors associated with suicidal ideation in the two European countries, Lithuania and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

2nd Afghan boy dies of mushroom poisoning in Poland
A second child of an Afghan family evacuated from Kabul to Poland has died after eating soup containing death cap mushrooms, which the family had unknowingly gathered in a Polish forest outside their quarantine center (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Poland probes deadly mushroom poisoning of Afghan evacuees
Prosecutors and police in central Poland are investigating the fatal mushroom poisoning of an Afghan family that was evacuated from Kabul last month (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Poisoned Afghan boy dies, brother still critically ill
Doctors at Poland’s main children’s hospital say a 5-year-old Afghan boy, recently evacuated from Kabul, has died and his 6-year-old brother, who has undergone a liver transplant, remained in life-threatening condition after they ate poisonous mushrooms (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: COVID-19 modeling shows 100,000 people in the U.S. could die over the next 3 months
U.S. hospitalizations for patients with COVID-19 have risen almost 500% over the past two months, according to news reports. Also, the number of ICU beds in the South is dwindling.  "We have over 101,000 Americans in the hospital with COVID-19," says Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group. "Many of them fighting for their lives in ICUs and on ventilators. We are having over 160,000 new cases and just below 1,000… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 1, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Afghan migrants trapped for weeks in woods because of Poland and Belarus standoff
Group of Afghans trapped at border between Belarus and Poland amid stand off over surge of migrants engineered by Belarus' Lukashenko as... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Transplant for mushroom-poisoned Afghan boy; brother in coma
Doctors at Poland's main children's hospital say they will carry out a liver transplant on a 6-year-old Afghan boy who ate poisonous mushrooms with his family (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Three Afghan children poisoned by mushrooms picked in Poland
Officials in Poland say three Afghan children staying at a refugee center fell ill after eating poisonous mushrooms picked in a forest, with two of them in intensive care (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Epidemiology of suicides in Poland in 1990-2018 - changes and new trends - Gawli ński A, Sołtyszewski I, Wiergowski M.
We examined the magnitude of the phenomenon and suicide trends over the past 3 decades, focusing on the number of suicide deaths and attempts, t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: Breaking down the booster terminology for COVID-19 vaccines
COVID-19 vaccine boosters are being recommended eight months after a person's second dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. "A vaccine booster dose is generally an additional dose above and beyond the primary series needed to achieve protective immunity," says Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group. "So the dose that was approved this past week would be better classified as an 'additional dose' for those who are moderately to severely immunocompromised." Dr.… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - August 18, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Vaccination of people working or deployed in care homes: operational guidance, DHSC (updated 16th August 2021)
From 11 November 2021, anyone working or volunteering in a care home will need to be fully vaccinated against coronavirus (COVID-19), unless exempt. 16 August 2021Added translations of the guidance in Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese (Simplified), Farsi, French, Gujarati, Hindi, Kurdish (Sorani), Nepali, Punjabi (Gurmukhi), Polish, Romanian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Turkish, Ukranian and Urdu. 5 August 2021Added HTML version. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - August 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Intensity of perceived stress and control of anger, anxiety and depression of people staying in Polish penitentiary institutions - Ko łodziej K, Kurowska A, Majda A.
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study is to assess the intensity of perceived stress and measure the subjective control of anxiety, anger and depression in a group of women and men staying in Polish penitentiary institutions. DESIGN/METHODOLOGY/APPROA... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Asus Chromebook Detachable CM3 review: A complete Chromebook 2-in-1 tablet package
Asus' 10.5-inch two-in-one Chromebook builds on the best parts of Lenovo's Duet but it needs some polish to help justify its higher price. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Latest: Poland sends 1 million vaccines to Australia
Poland has sent one million COVID-19 vaccines to Sydney where the delta variant continues to spread, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Sunday (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Level of Knowledge of Medical Staff on the Basis of the Survey in Terms of Risk Management, Associated with Clostridioides difficile Infections
Infections caused by the toxigenic strains of Clostridioides difficile in the hospital environment pose a serious public health problem. The progressive increase in hospital infections in Poland indicates that risk management is a tool that is not used in an effective way and significantly differs from the goals set by the Leading Authorities, the Ministry of Health and its subordinate units. Systematic education of medical personnel constitutes the basic element of rational risk management aimed at reducing the number of infections as it allows for the transfer of knowledge, development of appropriate organizational proce...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - August 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: It's like a Code Red hospital alert
An overwhelming surge of COVID-19 cases is underway in the U.S. The delta variant continues to spread, the lambda variant is showing up, and some people are refusing to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or wear face masks. "My message today is a hospital term and that's Code Red," says Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group. "It is Code Red in the U.S. and for the globe regarding… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - August 11, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Kate Bosworth and husband Michael Polish announce separation after nearly 8 years of marriage
Kate Bosworth and her husband Michael Polish are ending their marriage. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belarus Olympian describes Tokyo ordeal after arriving in Poland
Tsimanouskaya says she was warned by relatives not to return to Belarus following standoff with coaches. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: The COVID-19 delta variant has changed everything
A fourth COVID-19 surge is blanketing the U.S., and the delta variant is the culprit. "Where did this delta variant come from? It came from unvaccinated people getting infected in large numbers allowing the virus to continue mutating," says Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group. In the past, a person with COVID-19 might infect two to four people. But with the delta variant, one person can infect… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - August 4, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

IOC to Probe Belarus Officials Over Athlete's Forced Flight
Kristina Tsimanouskaya is expected to stay at the Polish embassy in Tokyo until her departure to Warsaw. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news