The Latest: Delta variant behind spike of cases in Portugal
Portuguese authorities have confirmed suspicions that the new delta variant of the coronavirus is driving a spike in new cases in the Lisbon region (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

How to avoid being ripped off by Covid PCR test sharks?
The new British system involving travel to popular countries such as Spain, Italy and Portugal could see holiday makers being subjected to as many as five Covid-19 tests to allow them to complete their trip. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Four observations from Germany ’s 4-2 thumping of Portugal at the Euro 2020 tournament
In a must win second match from Group F of Euro 2020, Germany matched up with the Ronaldo-led Portugal. Here are the observations from... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Portugal vs. Germany - Football Match Report - June 19, 2021
Get a report of the Portugal vs. Germany 2020 European Championship, Group Stage football match. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Portugal vs. Germany score: Robin Gosens runs riot as Die Mannschaft win six goal Euro 2020 thriller
Cristiano Ronaldo scored and assisted for Portugal but it wasn't enough to counter a rampant Germany (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

WATCH: Kai Havertz scores Germany ’s third goal against Portugal
In the clear (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

European Union Opens Doors to American Travelers ​
FRIDAY, June 18, 2021 -- The European Union announced Friday that it will no longer ban U.S. tourists from traveling to Europe. The reopening should help Southern European countries that are highly dependent on tourism, including Italy and Portugal.... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 18, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

UK Covid: Whitty says he expects further surge in winter; more than 11,000 new cases recorded – as it happened
Whitty says a Covid surge is under way andthat cases would continue to rise for the next few weeks;UK records 11,007 new cases. This live blog is now closed – pleasefollow the global coronavirus live blog for updatesCovid cases in England doubling every 11 daysGovernment could make working from home ‘default’ optionScotland was eight hours from running out of PPE in first waveWind turbines clash adds to UK-EU post-Brexit tensionsCoronavirus – latest global updates6.13pmBST'Sullen' Edwin Poots expected to face no confidence motion.He was ratified as DUP leader five weeks ago.https://t.co/aouTDY3TlTRe...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 17, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Andrew Sparrow Tags: Politics Coronavirus Chris Whitty UK news Matt Hancock Dominic Cummings Working from home Northern Ireland Northern Irish politics Democratic Unionist party (DUP) Science Infectious diseases Source Type: news

Lisbon ringed off at weekends as Portugal fights virus surge
Travel in and out of the Lisbon metropolitan area is to be banned over coming weekends as Portuguese authorities respond to a spike in new COVID-19 cases in the region around the capital (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Exposure to nature during COVID-19 lockdown was beneficial for mental health
(Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona) A study by the ICTA-UAB and the University of Porto analyses the effects of exposure to green spaces during the first months of the COVID19 pandemic in Spain and Portugal. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - June 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Exposure to nature during COVID-19 lockdown was beneficial for mental health
(Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona) A study by the ICTA-UAB and the University of Porto analyses the effects of exposure to green spaces during the first months of the COVID19 pandemic in Spain and Portugal. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Detecting risk factors of road work zone crashes from the information provided in police crash reports: the case study of Portugal - Santos B, Trindade V, Pol ónia C, Picado-Santos L.
Several studies have shown that European police crash reports provide different detail degrees of work zone crash-related data. In this sense, the present study aims to verify the possibility of identifying significant risk factors involved in the occurren... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

"What's the point of vaccinations?" British travelers from Portugal ordered to quarantine for 10 days despite being fully vaccinated
(Natural News) British tourists who failed to fly back home from Portugal before travel restrictions went into effect on Tuesday, June 8, were required to quarantine at home for 10 days regardless of whether they were fully vaccinated. The mandatory quarantine sparked criticism from vacationers who already received two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine. “I’m not terribly happy about... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Guidance for contacts of people with confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) infection who do not live with the person, PHE (updated 11th June 2021)
Guidance for contacts of a person with a positive test result for coronavirus (COVID-19) who do not live with that person. 11 June 2021Added information on contacts organising a PCR test and added recommendation for those with symptoms to organise a test even if symptoms are mild. 26 April 2021Added Portuguese translation. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Beliefs on marital violence among Portuguese adolescents: monitoring their evolution and relationship with dating violence - Neves S, Cameira M, Caridade S.
In the last two decades, the problem of violence in the family sphere in particular and in intimate relationships in general has been on the agenda for Portuguese governmental and nongovernmental agencies. Several initiatives and campaigns have been launch... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Portugal delays Lisbon lockdown easing – as it happened
This blog is now closed. You can find the latest Covid stories here:See all our coronavirus coverage12.05amBSTThis blog is now closed. You can find the latest Covid stories here:11.19pmBSTBoris Johnson and Joe Biden will draw comparisons with Winston Churchill andFranklin D Roosevelt by signing a new Atlantic charter in an attempt to show UK and US leadership can frame a post-Covid order in the same way the 1941 charter signed by the two leaders prefigured a new world order after the second world war.The symbolic signing of a new version of the Atlantic charter will take place at the first in-person bilateral meeting betwe...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 9, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Nadeem Badshah (now); Kaamil Ahmed ,Martin Belam,Helen Davidson (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus US news China Science Europe Vaccines and immunisation Source Type: news

exocad Launches The " Creator Center " With 35 Live Webinars, Exploring DentalCAD 3.0 Galway And Its Productivity- Boosting Features
Educational online series to inspire lab technicians and dentistsDARMSTADT, Germany, June 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- exocad GmbH (exocad), an Align Technology, Inc. company and one of the leading dental CAD/CAM software manufacturers, announced the release of more than 35 educational webinars to showcase highlights and demonstrate new features of exocad's DentalCAD 3.0 Galway and other products under the new educational umbrella Creator Center. exocad's own experts will offer tips on how to get the most out of the dynamic digital dentistry software por...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - June 8, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Upcoming Demonstration Of Guided Implant Surgery On A Young Patient In Brazil To Showcase The Ease And Speed Of In-office Workflow With exocad
Patient case demonstration by Dr. Mario Kawagoe and Dr. Guilherme SaavedraDARMSTADT, Germany, June 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- exocad GmbH (exocad), an Align Technology, Inc. company and a leading provider of dental CAD software, today announced its participation in a guided surgery patient case demonstration for dentists and implant surgeons in Brazil. The event, which takes place virtually on June 23, 2021, will showcase a fully digital and seamless in-office workflow withChairsideCAD, exocad's complete open-architecture CAD software platform for single-visit dentistry andexoplan, exocad's software for implant...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - June 7, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Coronavirus: Covid test positivity three times higher in people returning from Portugal
Public Health England data show that the percentage of people testing positive within the country was just 0.5 per cent in the week ending May 30, meaning it was higher in travellers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus latest: Thousands of Britons cut short their holiday in Portugal to beat stricter ‘amber list’ rules
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Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - June 7, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Translation and cross-cultural adaptation protocol of abuse questionnaires: the Brazilian Portuguese Version of the Composite Abuse Scale (CAS) - da Rocha RWG, de Oliveira DC, Liebel VA, Pallu PHR, Hegarty K, Signorelli MC.
Establishing rigorous translation and cross-cultural adaptation (TCCA) processes for abuse questionnaires is challenging. We propose a methodological TCCA protocol for abuse questionnaires based on our current adaptation of the Composite Abuse Scale (CAS) ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

'Nepal variant': What's the mutation stopping green list trips to Portugal?
Ministers have raised concerns over a mutation to the Delta variant first identified in India. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UK tightens borders and travel rules as variants spark new alarm
PHE data indicates dominant variant ‘more likely to cause serious illness’ as Grant Shapps warns of threat to reopening on 21 JuneCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageMinisters have moved to tighten Britain ’s borders as new data suggests the Delta coronavirus variant is much more likely to cause serious illness and is circulating more rapidly within schools.With England ’s reopening on 21 June hanging in the balance, the government removedPortugalfrom the green list of countries and added seven more countries to the red list – moves that provoked fury within the t...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 3, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Peter Walker, Rob Davies, Nicola Davis, Ian Sample and Richard Adams Tags: Coronavirus Grant Shapps Transport policy Medical research UK news Travel & leisure Vaccines and immunisation Politics Science Business Portugal World news Source Type: news

Portugal travel list: 'Let us go on holiday and live our lives'
UK travellers react with dismay and resignation as quarantine-free travel to Portugal is halted. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Everest climbers could have spread Nepal Covid variant across the world
EXCLUSIVE: Some 13 passengers flying from Nepal to Japan were infected with the variant. It was also spotted in the US and Portugal. MailOnline revealed Britain has recorded 43 cases. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Back from the brink: Iberian lynx population rises to over 1,000
The Iberian lynx population in Portugal and Spain rose above 1,000 last year after 414 cubs were born under a joint breeding programme,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A man can only be truly known in drunkenness and war. An anthropological perspective on alcohol use during the Portuguese Colonial War - Calado VG.
BACKGROUND AND AIM: To understand the use of psychoactive substances, one must consider the context and the social circumstances in which the substance use occurs. This paper discusses alcohol use from a sociocultural perspective, based on the use of alcoh... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Suicide time-series structural change analysis in Portugal (1913-2018): impact of register bias on suicide trends - Gusm äo R, Ramalheira C, Conceição V, Severo M, Mesquita E, Xavier M, Barros H.
BACKGROUND: Suicide is a potentially preventable cause of death. Epidemiology might help to identify death determinants and to monitor prevention strategies. Few studies address secular trends in suicide deaths, and even fewer describe trend-changes in rel... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

DNA study sets out to establish true origins of Christopher Columbus
Was the explorer from Italy, Spain, Portugal or elsewhere? Researchers hope to find out once and for allSpanish researchers have launched a new attempt to finally settle the dispute over the true origins of Christopher Columbus after various theories have claimed the explorer hailed from Portugal or Spain, rather than Italy as most scholars agree.“There is no doubt on our part [about his Italian origin], but we can provide objective data that can … close a series of existing theories,” said José Antonio Lorente, the lead scientist of the DNA study at the University of Granada.Continue reading... (...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 19, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Reuters in Madrid Tags: Europe Anthropology Americas Italy Spain Portugal World news Science Academics Source Type: news

– Successful Crop Innovation Is Mitigating Climate Crisis Impact in Africa –
By Martin Kropff and Nteranya SangingaIBADAN and MEXICO CITY, May 19 2021 (IPS) On the occasion of World Environment Day, 5 June 2021, drawing from IPS’s bank of features and opinion editorials published this year, we are re-publishing one article a day, for the next two weeks. The original article was published on February 17 2021 A woman farmer in Mozambique with DT maize harvest. Credit: CIMMYT IBADAN and MEXICO CITY, Feb 17 2021 (IPS) – 17 February – African smallholder farmers have no choice but to adapt to climate change: 2020 was the second hottest year on record, while prolonged droughts and ex...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Martin Kropff and Nteranya Sanginga Tags: Africa Climate Change Combating Desertification and Drought Development & Aid Economy & Trade Environment Featured Food & Agriculture Food Security and Nutrition Headlines Health Poverty & SDGs Sustainability TerraViva United Nat Source Type: news

Vacation redux: British tourists return to Portugal beaches
British vacationers have begun arriving in large numbers in southern Portugal for the first time in more than a year (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Coronavirus: Trinidad and Tobago declares state of emergency; England to continue lockdown easing despite India variant fears
All todays events as they happened: China cancels spring Everest climbing season from Tibetan side while Portugal to reopen to UK tourists from MondayTaiwan records 180 new cases in island ’s worst Covid outbreakWho: vaccinate vulnerable global poor before children in rich countriesIndia variant could disrupt lifting of England lockdown, says Boris JohnsonHow a proudly multicultural country became ‘fortress Australia’11.43pmBST10.31pmBSTTrinidad and Tobago has declared a state of emergency in response to a surge in Covid-19 cases and deaths, Keith Rowley, the prime minister, said on Saturday.It registered...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 15, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Kaamil Ahmed (now) Tobi Thomas and Jedidajah Otte (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus Infectious diseases Medical research Science World news Source Type: news

Coronavirus: England to continue lockdown easing despite India variant fears; Taiwan raises Covid alert; Australia runs first repatriation flight from India
China cancels spring Everest climbing season from Tibetan side while Portugal to reopen to UK tourists from MondayTaiwan records 180 new cases in island ’s worst Covid outbreakWho: vaccinate vulnerable global poor before children in rich countriesIndia variant could disrupt lifting of England lockdown, says Boris JohnsonHow a proudly multicultural country became ‘fortress Australia’3.31pmBSTPA Media reports that more than 600,000 vaccine appointments in the UK were booked in the 48 hours after the programme opened to people aged in their late 30s.Some 611,863 appointments for first and second doses were m...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 15, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Jedidajah Otte (now), Tobi Thomas (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus Infectious diseases Medical research Science World news Source Type: news

Portugal opens door to British tourists, ending uncertainty
British tourists can return to Portugal from next Monday, ending days of uncertainty over whether thousands of U.K. vacation bookings for Portuguese destinations would be allowed (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Traffic light travel plan will let new Covid variants into UK, scientists warn
Key advisers are among those who say scheme is flawed as holiday firms report huge rise in bookingsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageIt is inevitable that new Covid variants will continue to enter the country, scientists warned this weekend, claiming there are “obvious flaws” in the government’s system for reopening international travel to and from England.On Friday ministers decreed that some international travel could resume from 17 May, with travellers from England allowed to return from “green list” destinations without needing to quarantine. Portugal and Is...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 9, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Michael Savage Robin McKie and James Tapper Tags: Coronavirus Politics Travel & leisure UK news Science World news Economics Business Health Europe Source Type: news

World's longest pedestrian suspension bridge opens in Portugal
The world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge has just opened in Portugal. 516 Arouca connects Aguieiras Waterfall and Paiva Gorge... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Macron voices concerns over Covid vaccines patent waiver
French president says US and UK should start exporting doses around the world insteadCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageEmmanuel Macron has echoed the German government ’s concerns over Joe Biden’s proposedsuspension of intellectual property rights for Covid-19 vaccines as he urged the US and the UK to instead start exporting doses around the world.Arriving at an EU summit in Porto in Portugal, the French president expressed his reservations about the White House proposal to waive patents and criticised the lack of exports coming from “Anglo-Saxon” countries.Continue r...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 7, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Daniel Boffey in Brussels and Kate Connolly in Berlin Tags: Coronavirus Emmanuel Macron World news Vaccines and immunisation US news Joe Biden UK news France Germany Europe Health Science Society Angela Merkel European commission Ursula von der Leyen Source Type: news

Measuring self-serving cognitive distortions with special reference to juvenile delinquency: a validation of the "How I Think" Questionnaire in a sample of Portuguese adolescents - Gomes HS, Andrade J, Ferreira M, Peixoto MM, Farrington DP, Maia A.
The present study aims to test the psychometric properties of the Portuguese version of the "How I Think" (HIT) questionnaire. The HIT questionnaire is a self-report measure of self-serving cognitive distortions. Our sample was comprised of 442 Portuguese-... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Did you solve it? A tray of Portuguese delights
The solutions to today ’s puzzlesEarlier todayI set you four puzzles by Paulo Ferro, a Portuguese puzzle maker.1. Trapezium or trap-not-so-easy-um?Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 3, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Alex Bellos Tags: Mathematics Education Science Source Type: news

Can you solve it? A tray of Portuguese delights
Custard tarts for the brainToday, four tasty treats from Paulo Ferro, a puzzlesmith from Porto.1. Trapezium or trap-not-so-easy-um?Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 2, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Alex Bellos Tags: Mathematics Education Science Source Type: news

Portugal poised to lift more restrictions as pandemic ebbs
Portugal is on track to further loosen restrictions on movement next week, as planned, after keeping a lid on the spread of COVID-19 while easing a lockdown (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Guidance for contacts of people with confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) infection who do not live with the person, PHE (updated 26th April 2021)
Guidance for contacts of a person with a positive test result for coronavirus (COVID-19) who do not live with that person. 26 April 2021 Added Portuguese translation. 21 April 2021 Added translated versions. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Factors associated with involuntary psychiatric hospitalization in Portugal - Silva M, Antunes A, Azeredo-Lopes S, Loureiro A, Saraceno B, Caldas-de-Almeida JM, Cardoso G.
This study examines the sociodemographic, clinical, and contextual factors associated with involuntary hospitalizat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

An easy-to-use platform is a gateway to AI in microscopy
(Abo Akademi University) A new, freely available platform helps non-experts use artificial intelligence to analyse microscopy images. The platform has been developed at Å bo Akademi University in Finland and Instituto Gulbenkian de Ci ê ncia, Portugal, and will be of big help in research and diagnostics using modern day microscopes. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - April 23, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

COVID-19: guidance for the public on mental health and wellbeing, PHE (updated 22nd April 2021)
This guidance provides advice and information on how to look after your mental health and wellbeing during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Update in this version (published 22nd April 2021) - added link to the money navigator tool from the Money Advice Service in the Financial Concerns section. Update in version published 22nd February 2021 - added translations for Arabic, Bengali, Chinese simplified, Chinese traditional, French, Gujarati, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi and Urdu. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Portugal reaps benefits of a prolonged COVID-19 lockdown
Portugal is preparing to loosen virus restrictions as most of the Europe Union grapples with new COVID-19 cases and brings back curbs on what people can do (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Heart health of shift workers linked to body clock
(European Society of Cardiology) Working hours that deviate from an individual's natural body clock are associated with greater cardiovascular risk, according to research presented at ESC Preventive Cardiology 2021, an online scientific congress of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). " Our study found that for each hour the work schedule was out of sync with an employee's body clock, the risk of heart disease got worse, " said study author Dr. Sara Gamboa Madeira of the University of Lisbon, Portugal. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Free films festival tells stories of global health
The World Health Organization’s virtual event features shorts from many nations, including India, South Korea, Portugal and Malaysia. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - April 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Erin Blakemore Source Type: news

Identities
By Jan LundiusSTOCKHOLM / ROME, Mar 30 2021 (IPS)   I was born in the winter in 1990 in a country not my own i was born with my father’s eyes maybe i stole them he doesn’t look like that anymore i was born in seven countries i was born carved up by borders i was born with a graveyard of languages for teeth i was born to be a darkness in an american boy´s bed … Safia Elhillo Many years ago, when my youngest daughter was still a child, she suddenly became sick with stomach pains, vomiting and high fever. At the hospital a nice nurse, probably to find out if the feverish little girl was cognizan...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - March 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Jan Lundius Tags: Crime & Justice Education Featured Global Globalisation Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Migration & Refugees Religion TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Babies prefer baby talk, whether they ’re learning one language or two
This study is one of the first published by theManyBabies Consortium, a multi-lab group of researchers. Byers-Heinlein believes the unusual international, multilingual collaboration creates a model for future studies that include a similar breadth of languages and cultures.“We can really make progress in understanding bilingualism, and especially the variability of bilingualism, thanks to our access to all these different communities,” she said.As the research continues, parents can babble to their babies in one language or two, and rest easy knowing they won ’t cause any confusion. (Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences)
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - March 23, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news