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100-Year-Old Tortoise Sex God Retires After Making 800 Species-Saving Babies
Diego has had one very busy life, helping to save the Chelonoidis hoodensis from extinction.
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - January 13, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: news

FCC: Connect America Fund
Final rule from the Federal Communications Commission to establish procedures for the administration of the voluntary process for the long-form applicants in the Connect America Phase II Auction to facilitate post-auction review of the defined deployment obligations on a state-by-state basis when the total number of actual locations in eligible areas is less than the number of funded locations. These procedures are effective February 12, 2020.
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - January 13, 2020 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Study finds potential new treatment for preventing post traumatic stress disorder
(Centre for Addiction and Mental Health) Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto, Canada, discovers first biomarker unique to PTSD patients and creates a peptide show in a preclinical trial to treat and even prevent PTSD.
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - January 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

' Dumbest ' Trump Lie Of 2020: White House Nailed Over Bizarre Weather Tweet
The White House faces a blizzard of criticism after tweeting about nonexistent snow.
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - January 13, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: news

Five years after an abortion, most women say they made the right decision
A long-term study looked at feelings of relief, sadness, guilt and other emotions after a woman had an abortion.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - January 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Ariana Eunjung Cha Source Type: news

One frigid night, I told a homeless man to leave the ER. I’d done it before, but this one tugged at my heartstrings.
As a psychiatry resident, this is routine at a hospital. This time, I felt ashamed for doing it. Here’s why.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - January 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Aarya Krishnan Rajalakshmi Source Type: news

The Big Number: Why your risks for 7 types of cancer could be reduced with physical activity
Research shows several exercises can be effective against these cancers: breast, colon, endometrial, kidney, liver, multiple myeloma and non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - January 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Linda Searing Source Type: news

Fossil Fuel Companies Get Enormous Play At UN Meetings
The international tobacco treaty bars corporate influence at its negotiations. So why aren't the largest carbon emitters banned from climate conferences?
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - January 12, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: news

Pharma ’s new ally: the caregiver
While pharma and the wider healthcare sector are making patients more central to their innovation efforts these days, little consideration is given to caregivers. The role of the unpaid caregiver is one they would do well to consider more. Caregivers comprise an enormous, and largely untapped, reservoir of information and wisdom about the individuals they provide care for, says Schiffon Wong, Executive Director, Global Evidence& Value Development at EMD Serono.   “There is a significant opportunity when it comes to caregiver input into medical product evaluation. Understanding this can further our own ambitions to...
Source: EyeForPharma - January 12, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Andrew Stone Source Type: news

Beware a closing of the British mind if we abandon European endeavours | Nick Cohen
Post-Brexit, we should be wary of spurning joint projects in science and educationLeaving the EU will produce the greatest loss of freedom since the Second World War. The freedom of businesses to trade with Europe dominates politics. But I suspect the loss of the freedom of the individual to live and work where they want in the EU, to fall in love and bring home whoever they choose and, above all, the freedom to think and study what they will and where they please will be the hardest to bear.You can see Britain ’s horizons shrinking. The Liberal Democrats attempted to force ministers to commit to keeping Britain in theEr...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 11, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Nick Cohen Tags: Brexit UK news European Union Politics Science Education Universities Source Type: news

St. Boniface Hospital, a beacon of hope in post-quake Haiti
Basic medical care can be almost impossible to find on much of the island, but a teaching hospital in a hard-to-reach mountain community, surviving on private donations and grants, treats 500 patients a day, and turns no one away
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - January 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Preparing for a Painless Audit
Conclusion Audits get a bad rap. They’re frequently seen as an inconvenience, and auditors are usually viewed as adversaries. Changing your attitude toward both audits and auditors is the first step to truly managing them. Once you acknowledge that audits can provide useful feedback to your organization and help you improve, they become positive. If you implement digital tools and follow the proper steps in audit preparation, hosting, and remediation, audits can even become painless.
Source: MDDI - January 11, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Erin Wright Tags: Business Source Type: news

Genetic sequencing of measles suggests a much older history for the virus
Tests on lungs from 1912 say disease may have existed 2,300 years ago. If correct, findings could have implications for maintaining long-neglected archives.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - January 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Erin Blakemore Source Type: news

First Full Moon Of 2020 Is A Striking Celestial Sight
Friday night's "wolf moon" was snapped by stargazers around the world.
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - January 11, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: news

Nearly 2 million adults showed symptoms of PTSD during Hong Kong protests: study
Almost 2 million people in Hong Kong --- about a third its adult population -- are estimated to have experienced symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) during months of social unrest in the city, according to research published Friday in The Lancet medical journal.
Source: CNN.com - Health - January 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA Update: Ongoing Essure Surveillance
Just over a year after Bayer stopped selling its Essure birth control implant in the United States, the company's mandatory post-market surveillance study on the controversial device has ended. FDA said the clinical data from the study will help patients, healthcare providers, and the agency better understand certain complications that women who have Essure permanent birth control may experience when compared to women who undergo tubal ligation. Follow-up of patients in the study is ongoing, and the agency said it will post the interim study results after the data has been analyzed and t...
Source: MDDI - January 10, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news

Follow-up of patients in the study is ongoing. We will post the interim study results, including information about device removal, once the data are analyzed and the next report is reviewed.
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - January 10, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

It ’s OK To Take A ‘Step Back’ From Your Family As An Adult
Honestly, we could all take note from the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - January 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Unusual flu virus is hitting children hard, and this season’s vaccine is a poor match
The most recent weekly data shows flu is widespread in virtually every state.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - January 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lena H. Sun Source Type: news

Youth and the Power of Humanity
The American Red Cross is just one of 192 national Red Cross and Red Crescent societies that gathered in Geneva, Switzerland last December. As the Chair of American Red Cross’s ... The post Youth... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!}
Source: Red Cross Chat - January 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: International Bryan Solis Geneva ifrc Red Cross Red Crescent Network Red Cross Youth Youth Forum Source Type: news

Medicaid expansion may have saved thousands from drug overdose deaths
Increased availability of addiction treatment for the poor linked to fewer heroin and fentanyl opioid deaths
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - January 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lenny Bernstein Source Type: news

Rural Elderly Discharged to Post-Acute Care Have Higher Mortality Than Urban Peers Rural Elderly Discharged to Post-Acute Care Have Higher Mortality Than Urban Peers
Rural seniors hospitalized for certain life-threatening conditions are more likely than city-dwelling peers to die within a month of being discharged and sent to an aftercare facility, a new study suggests.Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - January 10, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

India and Japan ’s MPs Act Quickly to Implement Sexual and Reproductive Health Plans after ICPD25
The post India and Japan’s MPs Act Quickly to Implement Sexual and Reproductive Health Plans after ICPD25 appeared first on Inter Press Service.
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Mantoe Phakathi Tags: Africa Asia-Pacific Development & Aid Editors' Choice Featured Gender Headlines Health Poverty & SDGs Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Women's Health Asian Population and Development Association (APDA) International C Source Type: news

Here ’s Why You Only Remember Some Of Your Dreams
There are a few factors that affect whether you recall what happened in your brain during sleep.
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - January 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Here ' s Why You Only Remember Some Of Your Dreams
There are a few factors that affect whether you recall what happened in your brain during sleep.
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - January 10, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: news

How you 'attach' to people may explain a lot about your inner life
Early interactions with caregivers can dramatically affect your beliefs about yourself, your expectations of others, and how you cope with stress and regulate your emotions as an adultIn 2006, a team of Norwegian researchers set out to study how experienced psychotherapists help people to change. Led by Michael R ønnestad, a professor of clinical psychology at the University of Oslo, the teamfollowed 50 therapist-patient pairs, tracking, in minute detail, what the therapists did that made them so effective. Margrethe Halvorsen, a post-doc at the time, was given the job of interviewing the patients at the end of the treatm...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 10, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Elitsa Dermendzhiyska Tags: Psychology Mental health Family Relationships Science Parents and parenting Life and style Source Type: news

New closed-loop system offers promise as novel treatment for post-bariatric hypoglycemia
(Joslin Diabetes Center) Post-bariatric hypoglycemia is a profoundly life-altering condition for patients. Having unpredictable hypoglycemia that people can't detect is really an unsafe situation. Researchers at Joslin Diabetes Center and Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences have developed a closed-loop system that automatically provides patients with an appropriate, as-needed dose of liquid glucagon to treat this condition.
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Deep learning for bridge load capacity estimation in post-disaster and -conflict zones - Pamuncak A, Guo W, Soliman Khaled A, Laory I.
Many post-disaster and post-conflict regions do not have sufficient data on their transportation infrastructure assets, hindering both mobility and reconstruction. In particular, as the number of ageing and deteriorating bridges increases, it is necessary ...
Source: SafetyLit - January 8, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Adjunctive therapy with brexpiprazole improves treatment resistant complex post traumatic stress disorder in domestic family violence victims - O'Connor M.
This article offers ...
Source: SafetyLit - January 8, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Altavant Sciences Acquires Onspira Therapeutics, Adding a Potentially Life-Saving Treatment for Post-Lung Transplant Patients to the Altavant Pipeline
Altavant plans to develop OSP-101 for the treatment of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome, the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in post-lung transplant patients CARY, N.C. and BASEL, Switzerland and WAYNE, Pa., Jan. 8, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales &... Biopharmaceuticals, Mergers & Acquisitions Altavant Sciences, Onspira Therapeutics, pulmonary arterial hypertension
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - January 8, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Here's what you need to know about Lena Sun, the vaccine propagandist who writes for The Washington Post
(Natural News) It’s no big secret that the mainstream media is a propaganda oligarchy that feeds the hoodwinked masses a steady diet of fake news aimed at advancing the globalist agenda. And part of this agenda is to make sure that people continue to get vaccinated, which is why The Washington Post hired vaccine propagandist...
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

When college students post about depression on Facebook
(Ohio State University) When college students post about feelings of depression on Facebook, their friends are unlikely to encourage them to seek help, a small study suggests.In fact, in this study, none of the 33 participating students said their friends told them they should reach out to a mental health professional to discuss their problems.
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - January 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Flashback: Washington Post caught again taking money from China's corrupt government to publish communist propaganda
(Natural News) The Washington Post is coming under fire for publishing Chinese propaganda last week, just one day after the launch of another intercontinental ballistic missile by North Korea. The insert in question has long been controversial, yet many people remain unaware that it is bought and paid for by the corrupt Chinese government. As noted...
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Post-Exposure Prophylaxis for HIV in Sexual Assault Victims Post-Exposure Prophylaxis for HIV in Sexual Assault Victims
Should post-exposure HIV prophylaxis be routinely administered to victims of sexual assault?HIV Medicine
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - January 6, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: HIV/AIDS Journal Article Source Type: news

An evidence-based assessment tool for estimating future post-traumatic stress disorder: a 7-year follow-up study - McFarlane J, Maddoux J, Paulson R, Symes L, Jouriles EN.
Background: Intimate partner violence (IPV) affects up to one in three women across the world. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a common outcome. Many, but not all, women suffer long aft...
Source: SafetyLit - January 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Gender differences in mortality and quality of life after septic shock: A post-hoc analysis of the ARISE study.
We assess the impact of gender and pre-menopausal state on short- and long-term outcomes in patients with septic shock. This post-hoc analysis of a large multi-center trial in early septic shock has shown no short- or long-term survival effect for women overall as well as in the pre-menopausal age-group.
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - January 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Structured, proactive care coordination versus usual care for Improving Morbidity during Post-Acute Care Transitions for Sepsis (IMPACTS): a pragmatic, randomized controlled trial
Hospital mortality for patients with sepsis has recently declined, but sepsis survivors still suffer from significant long-term mortality and morbidity. There are limited data that support effective strategies to address post-discharge management of patients hospitalized with sepsis. This pragmatic evaluation provides the most comprehensive assessment to date of a strategy to improve delivery of recommended post-sepsis care.
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - January 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Using inferred mobility status to estimate the time to major depressive disorder diagnosis post-spinal cord injury - VanDerwerker CJ, Gregory CM, Simpson KN.
OBJECTIVE: Estimate (1) prevalence of major depressive disorder (MDD) diagnosis; (2) risk factors associated with MDD diagnosis; (3) time at which MDD is diagnosed post-spinal cord injury (SCI) and interaction of inferred mobility status (IMS) in a commerc...
Source: SafetyLit - January 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Post-It Pearls: One Voice for Kids
No abstract available
Source: Emergency Medicine News - January 1, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Post-It Pearls Source Type: news

The Washington Post is a fake news shill outlet that promotes vaccines and pharmaceuticals while quietly accepting cash from Big Pharma
(Natural News) The corporate media at large is notorious for shilling vaccine industry propaganda on the regular. But there’s one fake news outlet in particular that deserves special recognition for flaunting its pro-vaccine bias, and that’s the Jeff Bezos-owned The Washington Post. “Amazon News,” as it should probably be renamed, actually has a resident pro-vaxxer...
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Post-stroke patients with moderate function have the greatest risk of falls: a National Cohort Study - Wei WE, De Silva DA, Chang HM, Yao J, Matchar DB, Young SHY, See SJ, Lim GH, Wong TH, Venketasubramanian N.
We examined national registry data to evaluate the association between post-stroke functional level and the risk of low falls among post-stroke patients. METHODS: This retrospective cohort ...
Source: SafetyLit - December 30, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Profile of a CIA-funded vaccine propagandist: Lena Sun at the Washington Post attacks natural health pioneers while pimping deadly vaccines
(Natural News) The Washington Post is a CIA front, owned by Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon.com, who also built much of the CIA’s “private cloud” data processing infrastructure after winning a $600 million contract from the agency in 2013. In the years since, the Washington Post has functioned as pure propaganda, pushing fake “Russia hoax”...
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Physical function, post-traumatic stress disorder, and quality of life in persons with spinal cord injury caused by the Wenchuan earthquake versus nondisaster trauma: a cross-sectional modeling study - Li J, Reinhardt JD, Feng X.
STUDY DESIGN: Cross-sectional study. OBJECTIVES: To compare physical function, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and quality of life (QOL) between individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI) caused by the Wenchuan earthquake and individuals with ...
Source: SafetyLit - December 24, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Pre-disaster social support is protective for onset of post-disaster depression: prospective study from the Great East Japan Earthquake & Tsunami - Sasaki Y, Aida J, Tsuji T, Koyama S, Tsuboya T, Saito T, Kondo K, Kawachi I.
We examined whether pre-disaster social support functions as a disaster preparedness resource to mitigate post-disaster depressive symptoms among older survivors of the 2011 Great East Japan earthquake and tsunami. The participants were 3,567 individuals a...
Source: SafetyLit - December 24, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Different clinical phenotypes of persistent post-traumatic headache exhibit distinct sensory profiles - Levy D, Gruener H, Riabinin M, Feingold Y, Schreiber S, Pick CG, Defrin R.
INTRODUCTION: Persistent post-traumatic headache remains a poorly understood clinical entity. Although there are currently no accepted therapies for persistent post-traumatic headache, its clinical symptoms, which primarily resemble those of migraine or te...
Source: SafetyLit - December 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Animal models of post-traumatic epilepsy - Keith KA, Huang JH.
Traumatic brain injury is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide, with the incidence of post-traumatic epilepsy increasing with the severity of the head injury. Post-traumatic epilepsy (PTE) is defined as a recurrent seizure disorder second...
Source: SafetyLit - December 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Let The 2010s Be The End Of The Post-Truth Era
" Post-truth " is an unfortunate phrase that has been used to disguise misinformation and outright lies, to the harm of many members of society. Here are 3 of the worst offenders.
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - December 23, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Steven Salzberg, Contributor Source Type: news

The 2010s Are Over. Let It Be The End Of The Post-Truth Era
" Post-truth " is an unfortunate phrase that has been used to disguise misinformation and outright lies, to the harm of many members of society. Here are 3 of the worst offenders.
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - December 23, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Steven Salzberg, Contributor Source Type: news

The End Of The Post-Truth Era
" Post-truth " is an unfortunate phrase that has been used to disguise misinformation and outright lies, to the harm of many members of society. Here are 3 of the worst offenders.
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - December 23, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Steven Salzberg, Contributor Source Type: news

Post-traumatic stress symptoms and cognition in children exposed to motor vehicle accident trauma - Malarbi ST, Muscara F, Barnett PLJ, Palmer CS, Stargatt R.
Research investigating the cognition of children exposed to non-familial trauma is scarce and the effects of post-traumatic stress symptoms in this population remain unclear. Thus, this research aimed to investigate the cognition of children exposed to mot...
Source: SafetyLit - December 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news