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Therapists Predict How This Year Will Shape Our Mental Health
Here are all the ways our well-being may change by the end of 2020 ― from anxiety to less stigma around therapy.
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - October 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

As a doctor, I must act when coronavirus politics threaten to harm my patients
I regularly hear patients malign the medicine and science that undergird our efforts against covid-19. The medical profession needs to help them understand the dangers.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - October 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jalal Baig Source Type: news

‘Botanicum Medicinale’ uncovers ancient roots of herbal treatments, plants’ importance in modern medicine
Science writer Catherine Whitlock’s book features 100 plants, each with a long history of medical use.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - October 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Erin Blakemore Source Type: news

Trump's public lands chief refuses to leave his post despite judge's order
William Perry Pendley says ‘I have the support of the president’ despite court ruling he is serving illegally as head of the Bureau of...
Source: Reuters: Health - October 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heat vs Lakers Game 5 NBA Finals Post Game LIVE Show
The Heat have hung on for a crazy victory to extend the series - immediate reaction and analysis with Coach Nick. SUBSCRIBE HERE FOR...
Source: Reuters: Health - October 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A deep learning aided drowning diagnosis for forensic investigations using post-mortem lung CT images - Homma N, Zhang X, Qureshi A, Konno T, Kawasumi Y, Usui A, Funayama M, Bukovsky I, Ichiji K, Sugita N, Yoshizawa M.
Feasibility of computer-aided diagnosis (CAD) systems has been demonstrated in the field of medical image diagnosis. Especially, deep learning based CAD systems showed high performance thanks to its capability of image recognition. However, there is no CAD...
Source: SafetyLit - October 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Drowning, Suffocation Source Type: news

Pregnant women are likely to have mild covid-19 cases but suffer prolonged symptoms, study finds
The median length of symptoms was 37 days.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - October 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Brittany Shammas Source Type: news

Guest column: Measure 110 would save money and lives
Voters can choose to shift drug policy toward treatment and away from incarceration, saving money and helping people with addictions.
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 9, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tom Imeson Source Type: news

Opinion: Privacy challenges ahead for telehealth adopters
What will post-pandemic telehealth look like when it is once again subject to strict enforcement of HIPAA? The short answer: more scrutiny of security risks and more time-consuming and expensive compliance efforts.
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 9, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Kelly T. Hagan Source Type: news

Post-traumatic stress experienced by partners following miscarriage
(Imperial College London) One in 12 partners experience post-traumatic stress after miscarriage, suggests a new study. The research, led by Imperial College London, surveyed over 100 couples who had experienced early stage pregnancy loss (miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy before 12 weeks).
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Associations between child maltreatment, dysfunctional family environment, post-traumatic stress disorder and children's bullying perpetration in a national representative sample in Taiwan - Hsieh YP, Shen ACT, Hwa HL, Wei HS, Feng JY, Huang SCY.
This study aims to examine the associations between child maltreatment (physical and psychological neglect and abuse), dysfunctional family environment (inter-parental violence, parental substance abuse), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and children...
Source: SafetyLit - October 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Guest column by Ashley Ellis, Compwell: Preventive care is the solution to efficient health care systems
Guest column by Ashley Ellis of Collierville-based Compwell: The Mid-South is an epicenter for chronic patients, which is taking a toll on patients' health and finances and putting strain on our entire health care system. But, there's a solution.
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 5, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ashley Ellis Source Type: news

California finance exec linked to corruption, Beijing vacates pension oversight post
(Natural News) Yu Ben Meng, the investment chief of the United States’ largest public pension fund, has resigned from his post, the firm confirmed in an email Wednesday. According to company data, Meng was with the California Public Employees’ Retirement System or CalPERS for less than two years, during which he helped manage pension and...
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The role of local communities in peacebuilding in post-ethnic conflict in a multi-cultural society - Hartoyo H, Sindung H, Teuku F, Sunarto S.
PURPOSE The purpose of this paper is to analyse the effects of socio-demographic factors on ethnic tolerance (ET) and religious tolerance (RT) as well as the participation of the local community in peacebuilding in post-ethnic violent conflicts in a multi-...
Source: SafetyLit - October 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Post-COVID Clinics Create a One-stop Shop for Patients Post-COVID Clinics Create a One-stop Shop for Patients
"We need to think about how we ’ re going to provide care for patients who may be recovering for years after the virus," said one pulmonologist and director of University of Colorado ' s post-COVID clinic.Kaiser Health News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Post-It Pearls: Corner Sutures Minimize Tissue Ischemia
No abstract available
Source: Emergency Medicine News - October 1, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Post-It Pearls Source Type: news

Gap theory based post-occupancy evaluation (GTbPOE) of dormitory building performance: a case study and a comparative analysis - Hou HC, Lai JHK, Edwards D.
Student housing significantly influences the quality and competitiveness of the university education environment. Whereas the traditional post-occupancy evaluations (POEs) of buildings have typically focussed on investigating users' satisfaction, an earlie...
Source: SafetyLit - October 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Sharing rebates can improve access to medicines and increase health equity
Conversations and healthy debate about issues facing our industry and the health care system are critical to addressing some of today ’s challenges and opportunities. The Catalyst welcomes guest contributors, including patients, stakeholders, innovators and others, to share their perspectives and point of view. Today, we are pleased to welcome a guest post from Dr. Leah Zullig, an associate professor at the Duke School of Medicine in Population Health Sciences, who is dedicated developing, evaluating and implementing approaches to support patients with taking their medications.
Source: The Catalyst - September 30, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Guest Contributor Tags: Diabetes Adherence Health Equity Source Type: news

Why India should worry about post-Covid-19 care
Experts say India needs more post-Covid care centres as many patients are reporting lasting symptoms.
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - September 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Post-Covid ailments may last for life: Dr Randeep Guleria, Pulmonology specialist and AIIMS Director
"Such issues get resolved in about six weeks in most cases. We advise them to exercise, have a diet with green leafy vegetables and multivitamins. But there is a small percentage who have serious damage. We have seen post-Covid fibrosis, wherein if you have pneumonia in your lungs, it leads to scarring of the lungs and the lungs do not recover."
Source: The Economic Times - September 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Africa: President Cyril Ramaphosa - United Nations Security Council Virtual Summit On "Global Governance and Post Covid-19"
[Govt of SA] Address by President Cyril Ramaphosa on the occasion of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) Virtual Summit on "Global Governance and Post COVID-19
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 25, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Introducing Rhondair - New Dental Aerosol Capture System Provides Post-COVID Protection.
Rhondium Dental Labs is excited to introduce Rhondair – an Aerosol Capture System designed in New Zealand by local dentist turned serial inventor and entrepreneur Dr Simon McDonald.Dentists are one of the most at-risk occupations for exposure to pathogens, including COVID-19, primarily due to the aerosol-generating nature of most dental procedures and their proximity to patients. The Rhondair is specifically designed for dental industries to reduce the harmful impacts of dental aerosols on both dental practitioners and their patients.Rhondium was successfully awarded funding from the New Zealand Ministry of Business, Inn...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 22, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

NIH study details self-reported experiences with post-exertional malaise in ME/CFS
(NIH/National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke) One of the major symptoms of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) is post-exertional malaise (PEM), the worsening of symptoms after physical or mental activities. Using their own words and experiences, people with ME/CFS described how debilitating PEM can be in a study in Frontiers in Neurology. This is the first publication to come out of the National Institutes of Health's intramural post-infectious ME/CFS study.
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Unsettled peace? The territorial politics of roadbuilding in post-war Sri Lanka - Ruwanpura KN, Chan L, Brown B, Kajotha V.
This paper analyses the role of roadbuilding as a process of state territorialisation in post-war Sri Lanka. In the aftermath of a brutal civil war (1983-2009), and in lieu of a broader peace and reconciliation process between Sinhalese, Tamil and Muslim c...
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Post-traumatic headache in children and adolescents: a narrative review with a focus on management - Monsour DA, Lay C, Ansari T, Lagman-Bartolome AM.
This article aims to re...
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Altered motor system function in post-concussion syndrome as assessed via transcranial magnetic stimulation - Locke MB, Toepp SL, Turco CV, Harasym DH, Rathbone MP, Noseworthy MD, Nelson AJ.
OBJECTIVE: It is unclear why specific individuals incur chronic symptoms following a concussion. This exploratory research aims to identify and characterize any neurophysiological differences that may exist in motor cortex function in post-concussion syndr...
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Peace is the North Star During and the Post COVID-19 Pandemic
A landmark handshake-former Prime Minister Raila Odinga & President Uhuru Kenyatta bridge their differences and sign a declaration of peace between the two political leaders. March 9, 2018. Credit: State HouseBy Siddharth Chatterjee and Walid BadawiNAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 21 2020 (IPS) Amid various global conflicts in the 1980s and 1990s, the International Day of Peace (IDOP) was established to commemorate the strengthening of the ideals of peace globally. Today, peace is not just the absence of conflict, but a key prerequisite for development. It is in recognition of the crucial linkages between peace, respect for human right...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Siddharth Chatterjee and Walid Badawi Tags: Africa Armed Conflicts Development & Aid Economy & Trade Featured Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Inequity Peace Poverty & SDGs Sustainability TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

No benefit for post-operative radiotherapy in non-small-cell lung cancer
(European Society for Medical Oncology) Post-operative radiotherapy (PORT) used in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) following complete resection and after (neo) adjuvant chemotherapy shows no statistically significant difference in 3-year disease-free survival (DFS), according to data presented at ESMO 2020. These results give the oncology community a long-awaited answer.
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Ethiopia: Embassy Highlights Post Covid-19 FDI Attraction Significance
[Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA- Ethiopian Embassy in India disclosed that it has focused on promoting activities that help the country put policy reforms into practice by which it can potentially attract more foreign direct investment (FDI) during the post COVD-19 era.
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 19, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

School counselor at Kentucky Army post dies of COVID-19
Officials say a school counselor at a central Kentucky Army post that started in-person classes in August has died after being diagnosed with the coronavirus
Source: ABC News: Health - September 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

PTSD and post-traumatic stress spectrum in the Italian Navy Operational Divers Group and corps of Coast Guard Divers employed in search and rescue activities in the Mediterranean refugees emergences and Costa Concordia shipwreck - Carmassi C, Porta I, Bertelloni CA, Impagnatiello P, Capone C, Doria A, Corsi M, Dell'osso L.
Rescue personnel is at high risk for Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) because of the possible repetitive exposition to "cruel details of traumatic events" (DSM-5). Literature reported PTSD rates in combat exposed veterans, although the Italian Navy mi...
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Guest Post: How proactivity and planning helped Novartis ensure a stable supply of medicines during COVID-19
Conversations and healthy debate about issues facing our industry and the health care system are critical to addressing some of today ’s challenges and opportunities. The Catalyst welcomes guest contributors, including patients, stakeholders, innovators and others, to share their perspectives and point of view. Today, we are pleased to welcome a guest post fromSteffen Lang, Ph.D., Global Head of Novartis Technical Operations to discuss how Novartis has plans in place to help ensure their supply chains remain operational even in unexpected situations like COVID-19.
Source: The Catalyst - September 16, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Guest Contributor Tags: PhRMA Member Company Manufacturing Coronavirus Source Type: news

Government must support public services and key workers to build a better post-pandemic future
Securing a better future for key workers and the public services that have been supporting communities across the UK throughout the coronavirus pandemic is the aim of a campaign launched today (Monday) by UNISON. The No Going Back to Normal campaign – promoted to coincide with the opening of the 152nd Trades Union Congress (TUC) – highlights how services like health, local government, social care and education cannot continue with the cuts, underfunding and decline that’s been commonplace for the past decade. The campaign – spanning a short film, along with press advertising, outdoor ad spaces, as well as...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - September 13, 2020 Category: Food Science Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: News Press release public services TUC Source Type: news

Health ministry to document data on post-COVID complications; NCDC likely to do telephonic survey of recovered patients
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) is concurrently working on developing a registry of post-COVID-19 sequelae to capture data on the same. So far, a total of 35,42,663 people from coronavirus infection have recovered in the country, according to government data.
Source: The Economic Times - September 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Guest column: Holding nursing homes accountable amid COVID
Guest column: While the restrictions on in-person visits are a necessary part of fighting the spread of COVID-19, it can leave nursing home residents more vulnerable to a multitude of avoidable injuries, illness, and death.
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 9, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Cameron Jehl Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Commission Assesses Luau Border Post
[ANGOP] Luau -- The members of the Moxico Provincial Multi-sectoral Commission Monday evaluated the functioning of the border post in the Angolan municipality of Luau, with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 8, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Exploring African immigrant women's pre- and post-migration exposures to stress and violence, sources of resilience, and psychosocial outcomes - Corley A, Sabri B.
This qualitative study seeks to identify pre- and post-migration stressors experienced by African women who had immigrated to the United States along with the vulnerability and resilience factors that exacerbate or mitigate the negative health effects of t...
Source: SafetyLit - September 8, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Post traumatic headache: clinical care of athletes vs non athletes with persistent post traumatic headache after concussion: sports neurologist and headache specialist perspective - Conidi FX.
PURPOSE: The purpose of this paper is to review and outline the similarities and differences in the treatment of athletes compared with that of other populations with a persistent post-traumatic headache after a concussion. RECENT FINDINGS: After an ex...
Source: SafetyLit - September 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: No Private Taxi Return Post Covid-19 - Govt
[263Chat] Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services Secretary, Nick Mangwana has indicated that private commuter omnibuses will not return on the road in the post COVID-19 period, in a development that will make the government-run Zimbabwe United Passenger Company (ZUPCO) the sole public transport operator.
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 7, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Women ’s access to stimulus packages and post Covid-19 gender equality
Women in the informal economy have been especially hard-hit by the pandemic. Photo: Sk Enamul HaqBy Fahmida HasanSep 1 2020 (IPS-Partners) All crises—natural disasters, wars, pandemics—affect different sections of people in different ways. Like any other crisis, Covid-19 has differing impacts on society. It has affected men and women, rich and poor, and adults and children differently. Since the ramifications of the coronavirus pandemic vary across people, measures towards the recovery from this crisis should also be focused towards each section of society distinctively. Since the outbreak of coronavirus, several stud...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Fahmida Hasan Tags: Gender Health Humanitarian Emergencies TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Three ways the pharmaceutical industry can positively impact health equity
Conversations and healthy debate about issues facing our industry and the health care system are critical to addressing some of today ’s challenges and opportunities. The Catalyst welcomes guest contributors, including patients, stakeholders, innovators and others, to share their perspectives and point of view. Today, we are pleased to welcome a guest post from Dr. Charlotte Jones-Burton, Vice-President, Global Clinical Development, Nephrology, Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development& Commercialization, Inc. who is dedicated to creating healthier communities globally through drug development, patient advocacy and...
Source: The Catalyst - September 1, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Guest Contributor Tags: PhRMA Member Company Health Equity Source Type: news

Post-It Pearls: Sodium Bicarbonate for TCA Toxicity
No abstract available
Source: Emergency Medicine News - September 1, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Post-It Pearls Source Type: news

Life on "the list" is a life lived in fear: post-conviction traumatic stress in men convicted of sexual offenses - Harris DA, Levenson J.
In recent years, there has been a rapid expansion of increasingly restrictive laws managing the post release behavior and movement of individuals convicted of sexual offenses. In the US, this legislation has led to many barriers for people returning to the...
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Post-concussive symptom endorsement and symptom attribution following remote mild traumatic brain injury in combat-exposed veterans: an exploratory study - Merritt VC, Jurick SM, Sakamoto MKS, Crocker LD, Sullan MJ, Hoffman SN, Davey DK, Jak AJ.
The purpose of this study was to examine rates of and relationships between "post-concussive" symptom endorsement and symptom attribution in Veterans with a history of mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI). This cross-sectional, exploratory study included 48 ...
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Post-traumatic growth: With support, some traumas can help us grow
Post-traumatic growth may help us make sense of the toughest parts of our lives. Just knowing that growth after trauma can occur may help traumatized people explore the idea, psychologists have found.
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Storey-based stability of steel frames subjected to post-earthquake fire - Ma T, Xu L, Wang W.
Post-earthquake fires occur after earthquakes and have commonly been encountered throughout history. The fires are particularly deadly and threaten the stability of buildings as possible structural damages caused by seismic loading can be exacerbated by te...
Source: SafetyLit - August 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Association of depression and post-traumatic stress with polyvictimization and emotional transgender and gender diverse community connection among black and Latinx transgender women - Sherman ADF, Poteat TC, Budhathoki C, Kelly U, Clark KD, Campbell JC.
This study examines the relationship between polyvictimization, emotional transgender and gender diverse community connection (eTCC), and symptoms of depression and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among Black and Latinx transgender women in ...
Source: SafetyLit - August 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The experiences of individuals with cervical spinal cord injury and their family during post-injury care in non-specialised and specialised units in UK - McRae J, Smith C, Emmanuel A, Beeke S.
This study explores the experiences of post-injury ca...
Source: SafetyLit - August 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news