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Old poison, new problem: cyanide fatal intoxications associated with internet shopping - Wache łko O, Chłopaś-Konowałek A, Zawadzki M, Szpot P.
Widespread access to the Internet has an increasing influence on how suicides are committed. On websites such as eBay ® or Amazon.com® highly toxic substances including cyanides are available for purchase. In the last 5 years, a few fatal intoxications as...
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

The Internet brings people into big cities, new study suggests
The widespread proliferation of the internet and information and communication technologies (ICT) has drawn people into urban centres, according to new research.
Source: University of Bristol news - April 15, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Research; Faculty of Science, School of Geographical Sciences; Press Release Source Type: news

Khlo é Kardashian addresses leaked bikini photo, defends removing it from internet
Khloé Kardashian has spoken out regarding a leaked bikini photo that she recently had scrubbed from the internet.
Source: Reuters: Health - April 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cybervictimization and adolescent internet addiction: a moderated mediation model - Xin M, Chen P, Liang Q, Yu C, Zhen S, Zhang W.
This study examines the role of rejection s...
Source: SafetyLit - April 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Decentralized trusted data sharing management on internet of vehicle edge computing (IoVEC) networks using consortium blockchain - Firdaus M, Rahmadika S, Rhee KH.
The emergence of the Internet of Vehicles (IoV) aims to facilitate the next generation of intelligent transportation system (ITS) applications by combining smart vehicles and the internet to improve traffic safety and efficiency. On the other hand, mobile ...
Source: SafetyLit - April 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

The influence of parental knowledge and basic psychological needs satisfaction on peer victimization and internet gaming disorder among Chinese adolescents: a mediated moderation model - Liang Q, Yu C, Xing Q, Liu Q, Chen P.
Ample evidence indicates that peer victimization is a crucial risk factor for adolescent internet gaming disorder (IGD); however, little is known about the mechanisms underlying this association. Based on the risk-buffering model and self-determination the...
Source: SafetyLit - April 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Social-emotional learning competencies and problematic internet use among Chinese adolescents: a structural equation modeling analysis - Chen C, Yang C, Nie Q.
To advance the understanding about social-cognitive factors related to Chinese adolescents' experience with problematic Internet use (PIU), we examined the associations between social-emotional learning (SEL) competencies (i.e., responsible decision-making...
Source: SafetyLit - April 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Myanmar cuts wireless internet service amid coup protests
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar's wireless broadband internet services were shut down on Friday by order of the military, local providers...
Source: Reuters: Health - April 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Internet searching found to improve layperson diagnostic accuracy
Although diagnostic accuracy improved, triage accuracy and anxiety levels remained unchanged from before and after the internet search.    
Source: mobihealthnews - April 2, 2021 Category: Information Technology Tags: Disease management, Health and Wellness, Quality Care, Clinical decision support, Care Source Type: news

Internet-based treatment for adolescents with symptomatic temporomandibular joint disc displacement with reduction. A randomized controlled clinical trial
Conclusion: The internet-delivered JE/IC program showed a better outcome compared to IC alone. The former is thus a feasible and cost-effective treatment for adolescents with symptomatic disc displacement with reduction. 
Source: Dental Technology Blog - April 1, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Kelsey Darragh On Mental Health, The Internet, And Coping With Covid-19
The pandemic has led to an increase in mental health needs, but don't panic. Kelsey Darragh's new book has tips and tricks to help you cope from her own experience navigating the ins and outs of the mental health system as a patient, including how the internet can act as a support.
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - March 29, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jessica Gold, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Coronavirus Source Type: news

El consumo inicial de cannabis o el primer uso indebido de medicamentos recetados a edad m ás temprana están asociados con la aparición más rápida de trastornos por consumo de drogas
Un an álisis de los Institutos Nacionales de la Salud (NIH) mide la prevalencia de nueve trastornos por consumo de drogas en los jóvenes después del consumo o uso indebido inicial
Source: NIDA News - March 29, 2021 Category: Addiction Tags: Addiction Science, Brain, Children & Teens, News Release, Health and Medical Professionals, Heroin, Marijuana, Methamphetamine, NIDAMED News, Prescription Drugs, Prescription Stimulants, Prevention Research, Researchers, Teens, Treatment, Young Adults Source Type: news

Why The Internet Loves the Suez Canal Stuck Ship Saga
The stranding of the Ever Given in the Suez Canal this week became a fully fledged internet moment.
Source: Reuters: Health - March 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Dr Glaucomflecken Overcame Death to Get Internet Laughs How Dr Glaucomflecken Overcame Death to Get Internet Laughs
Will Flanary, MD, is the ophthalmologist behind the internet sensation Dr Glaucomflecken. His humor not only brings smiles to those in medicine, it helped him survive cancer (twice) and briefly dying.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students News Source Type: news

Con el encendido por láser, arranca una nueva era para los motores de combustión
Hasta que los coches eléctricos y otras opciones eficaces energéticamente sean prácticos y asequibles, se usarán motores de combustión interna, que emiten gases de efecto invernadero. Para ayudar a reducir la contaminación, investigadores con financiación europea han desarrollado nuevas técnicas de encendido por láser que podrían mejorar notablemente la eficacia energética de tales motores.
Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre - March 10, 2021 Category: Research Source Type: news

Most orthopaedic trauma patients are using the internet, but do you know where they're going? - Hautala GS, Comadoll SM, Raffetto ML, Ducas GW, Jacobs CA, Aneja A, Matuszewski PE.
PURPOSE: The Internet is a resource that patients can use to learn about their injuries, treatment options, and surgeon. Previously, it was demonstrated that orthopaedic trauma patients are unlikely to use a reliable, provided source. It is unknown however...
Source: SafetyLit - March 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Problematic internet use and teen depression are closely linked, new Concordia study finds
(Concordia University) Time on the internet can be informative, instructive and even pleasant, there is already significant literature on the potential harm caused by young children's problematic internet use (PIU). A new study led by Istv á n T ó th-Kir á ly, a Horizon Postdoctoral Fellow at Concordia University is one of only a few that examines PIU's effects on older adolescents.
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - March 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Which internet speed test should you use to test your connection at home?
Curious to see what your actual internet speeds look like? An internet speed test is just what you need -- here are the ones we recommend.
Source: Reuters: Health - March 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Iran shut down the internet mobile data network in Southeast province as an apparent “tool to conceal” the government’s harsh crackdown...
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran’s impoverished southeast has been experiencing wide disruptions of internet services, experts...
Source: Reuters: Health - February 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cluster analysis of child externalizing and prosocial behaviors in a randomized effectiveness trial of the Family-Check Up and internet-delivered parent training (iComet) - Bj örnsdotter A, Ghaderi A, Enebrink P.
OBJECTIVE To explore whether children with various externalizing/prosocial behavior profiles benefit differently from face-to-face training than from an internet-based parent management training (PMT) programme. Methods A total of 231 families with c...
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Lonely adolescents are susceptible to internet addiction
(University of Helsinki) Loneliness is a risk factor associated with adolescents being drawn into compulsive internet use. The risk of compulsive use has grown in the coronavirus pandemic: loneliness has become increasingly prevalent among adolescents, who spend longer and longer periods of time online.
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Comunicado de la FDA sobre la seguridad de los medicamentos: Sucesos adversos graves resultantes de ingesti ón accidental por niños de colirios (gotas para los ojos) y aerosoles nasales de venta libre
El 25 de octubre del 2012 La Administraci ón de Alimentos y Medicamentos de Estados Unidos (FDA por sus siglas en inglés) le advirtió al público que si los niños ingieren accidentalmente (tragan) colirios o gotas para los ojos utilizados para aliviar el enrojecimiento de estos o descongestionantes nasales en aerosol de venta libre (dis ponibles sin receta) pueden experimentar graves consecuencias. Los colirios o gotas para los ojos y aerosoles nasales en los casos de ingestión accidental contienen los ingredientes activos tetrahidrozolina, oximetazolina o nafazolina.
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - February 19, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Internet trends suggest COVID-19 spurred a return to earlier values and activities
American values, attitudes and activities have changed dramatically during COVID-19, according to a new study of online behavior.Researchers from UCLA and Harvard University analyzed how two types of internet activity changed in the U.S. for 10 weeks before and 10 weeks after March 13, 2020 — the date then-President Donald Trump declared COVID-19 a national emergency. One was Google searches; the other was the phrasing of more than a half-billion words and phrases posted on Twitter, blogs and internet forums.The study is thelead research article in a special issue of the journal Human Behavior and Emerging Technologies d...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - February 18, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Parler is back online after Amazon kicked it off the internet
Parler is back online after its more than month-long absence from the internet.
Source: Reuters: Health - February 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Current research and viewpoints on internet addiction in adolescents - Bickham DS.
This review describes recent research findings and contemporary viewpoints regarding internet addiction in adolescents including its nomenclature, prevalence, potential determinants, comorbid disorders, and treatment. Recent Findings Prevalence stud...
Source: SafetyLit - February 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Netiquette: ethic, education, and behavior on internet-a systematic literature review - Soler-Costa R, Lafarga-Ost áriz P, Mauri-Medrano M, Moreno-Guerrero AJ.
In this article, an analysis of the existing literature is carried out. It focused on the netiquette (country, date, objectives, methodological design, main variables, sample details, and measurement methods) included in the Web of Science and Scopus datab...
Source: SafetyLit - February 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

California es ahora el estado con m ás muertes por COVID-19, aunque tiene menos per cápita que la mayoría de los estados
Los datos de Los Angeles Times muestran que 45.007 californianos han muerto a causa del COVID-19, 114 por cada 100.000 residentes. Nueva York ha registrado 44.969 víctimas mortales, 229 por cada 100.000.
Source: L.A. Times - Health - February 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Luke Money, Rong-Gong Lin II Source Type: news

Terrorism and internet censorship - Meserve SA, Pemstein D.
The internet provides a powerful tool to terror organizations, enhancing their public messaging, recruitment ability, and internal communication. In turn, governments have increasingly moved to disrupt terror organizations' internet communications, and eve...
Source: SafetyLit - February 10, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Myanmar blocks Internet amid first large street protests since coup
The Internet shutdown is the second the country has experienced since the military took power on Monday. Social media sites were also blocked.
Source: Reuters: Health - February 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Myanmar: New internet blackout “heinous and reckless” The Whole Country is in internet blackout right now as the military junta shut...
To shut down the internet amid a volatile coup, a humanitarian crisis and a health pandemic is a heinous and reckless decision.
Source: Reuters: Health - February 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

India is restoring 4G internet in Jammu and Kashmir after 18 months
India is restoring 4G internet services in Jammu and Kashmir, a senior government official said Friday evening, 18 months after imposing...
Source: Reuters: Health - February 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Comunicado de la FDA sobre la seguridad de los medicamentos: La FDA recomienda no usar lidoca ína para el tratamiento del dolor por dentición y requiere nuevo Recuadro de advertencia
[6-26-2014] La Administraci ón de Alimentos y Medicamentos de Estados Unidos (FDA por su sigla en inglés) advirtió que la solución de lidocaína viscosa al 2 por ciento para uso oral y de venta con receta médica, no se debe usar en el tratamiento del dolor por dentición de bebés o niños.
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - February 3, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Column: You're stuck at home. So, of course, cable and internet bills are rising (again)
Everyone's stuck at home because of the pandemic. Our cable and internet connections are our lifelines. So of course fees are going up again.
Source: L.A. Times - Health - February 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: David Lazarus Source Type: news

Russia Is ‘Ready’ to Disconnect from Global Internet, former Russian President Medvedev Says
Dmitry Medvedev said Russia is capable of isolating its internet from the global web, but didn’t see any reason to do so.
Source: Reuters: Health - February 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Comunicado de la FDA sobre la seguridad de los medicamentos: La evaluaci ón de un estudio por parte de la FDA esclarece dos muertes relacionadas con el fármaco inyectable para el tratamiento de la esquizofrenia Zyprexa Relprevv (pamoato de olanzapina)
[03-23-2015] La Administraci ón de Alimentos y Medicamentos (FDA, por sus siglas en inglés) ha finalizado la evaluación del estudio llevado a cabo para determinar la causa de los niveles elevados del fármaco inyectable para el tratamiento de la esquizofrenia Zyprexa Relprevv (pamoato de olanzapina) en dos pacientes que fall ecieron.
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - January 29, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Anti-Vaxxers Mounting Internet Campaigns Against COVID-19 Shots
FRIDAY, Jan. 29, 2021 -- People who are hesitant about getting the COVID-19 vaccine don ' t have to work hard to find internet rumors and theories that will fuel their fears regarding the vaccine ' s safety. That ' s because anti-vaccine groups and...
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 29, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

The impact of a widely publicized celebrity suicide on suicide-related internet search activity - Myhre M, Walby FA.
OBJECTIVE: Media reporting of celebrities' deaths by suicide are prone to suicide contagion effects. The aim of the current study is to examine whether the widely publicized celebrity suicide of Ari Behn in Norway was associated with changes in search acti...
Source: SafetyLit - January 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Comunicado de la FDA sobre la seguridad de los medicamentos: FDA requiere cambios en la etiqueta para advertir acerca del riesgo de da ño neurológico potencialmente permanente por el uso de antibióticos con fluoroquinolona inyectados o de uso oral
El 15 de agosto, 2013, La Administraci ón de Alimentos y Medicamentos de Estados Unidos (FDA por sus siglas en inglés) requirió que se actualicen las etiquetas del medicamento y las Guías del Medicamento para todos los antibióticos con fluoroquinolona para que describan mejor el serio efecto secundario de neuropatía periférica.
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - January 25, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Internet disrupted in Russia amid opposition protests
Network data observed by the NetBlocks Internet Observatory indicate network disruptions in Russia on Saturday 23 January 2021. The...
Source: Reuters: Health - January 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Suicide-related internet searches during early stages of COVID-19 pandemic
This study monitored suicide-related internet search rates during the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States and researchers report searches for suicide decreased during that time. Although this study cannot independently confirm that changes in search rates were caused by changes in population-level suicide rates, it showed that COVID-19 may have been inversely associated with population suicide trends between March and July 2020.
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - January 21, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Suicide-related Internet search queries in India following media reports of a celebrity suicide: an interrupted time series analysis - Armstrong G, Haregu T, Arya V, Vijayakumar L, Sinyor M, Niederkrotenthaler T, Spittal MJ.
On June 14, 2020, media reported that Sushant Singh Rajput, a 34 ‐year‐old male Bollywood star, had died by suicide. He had starred in television and cinema for over a decade, with highly prominent roles that reached a broad cross‐section of the co...
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Time-series analyses of firearm-related Google searches and U.S. suicide rates 2004-2016 - Capron DW, Andel R, Voracek M, Till B, Niederkrotenthaler T, Bauer BW, Anestis MD, Tran US.
OBJECTIVE: The U.S. suicide rate has increased 35% since 1999. The role of the Internet has not been thoroughly investigated despite Internet use more than doubling from 1999 to present. The majority of U.S. suicide deaths are by firearm; however, there is...
Source: SafetyLit - January 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Association of harsh parenting and maltreatment with internet addiction, and the mediating role of bullying and social support - Lo CKM, Ho FK, Emery C, Chan KL, Wong RS, Tung KTS, Ip P.
Growing evidence has shown that exposure to harsh parenting and child maltreatment elevate the risk of Internet addiction in adolescence. Yet, limited research has examined the mechanisms underlying this association. The present study was a cross-sectional...
Source: SafetyLit - January 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

268 million people had their internet shut off by government-imposed blackouts in 2020, up 49% from 2019
Per a report from digital security and rights group Top10VPN, 93 major internet shutdowns took place in 21 countries around the world in 2020.
Source: Reuters: Health - January 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FCC: Restoring Internet Freedom; Bridging the Digital Divide for Low-Income Consumers; Lifeline and Link Up Reform and Modernization
Notice of final rule from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) responding to a remand from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit directing the FC to assess the effects itsRestoring Internet Freedom Order on public safety, pole attachments, and the statutory basis for broadband internet access service's inclusion in the universal service Lifeline program. This rule also amends the FCC's rules to remove broadband internet service from the list of services supported by the universal service Lifeline program, while maintaining the FCC's authority to fund broadband internet access service through the program. Th...
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - January 7, 2021 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Capacity, confidence and training of Canadian educators and school staff to recognize and respond to sexual abuse and internet exploitation of their students - Lindenbach D, Cullen O, Bhattarai A, Perry R, Diaz RL, Patten SB, Dimitropoulos G.
BACKGROUND: Sexual exploitation of children online is an issue of growing public concern. This form of exploitation typically involves adults using the internet to communicate with children for sexual purposes or to distribute sexually explicit material ...
Source: SafetyLit - January 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Condensed internet-delivered prolonged exposure provided soon after trauma: a randomised pilot trial - Bragesj ö M, Arnberg FK, Särnholm J, Olofsdotter Lauri K, Andersson E.
Exposure to trauma is common and may have detrimental psychological consequences. Brief exposure therapy provided early after trauma has shown encouraging results in promoting recovery. To scale up treatment availability, we developed a 3-week internet-d...
Source: SafetyLit - January 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

An internet of vehicles (IoV) access gateway design considering the efficiency of the in-vehicle ethernet backbone - Kim DY, Jung M, Kim S.
A vehicular network is composed of an in-vehicle network (IVN) and Internet of Vehicles (IoV). IVN exchanges information among in-vehicle devices. IoV constructs Vehicle-to-X (V2X) networks outside vehicles and exchanges information among V2X elements. T...
Source: SafetyLit - January 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

CCP deployed internet propaganda "army" to brainwash Americans about the coronavirus
(Natural News) The reason why millions of Americans are still walking around in obsessive fear over a virus with a more than 99 percent survival rate is largely because of communist Chinese internet propaganda, a new bombshell report reveals. Early on in the plandemic, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) did everything in its power to...
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news