Children not learning due to mental health - fears for schools in bomshell survey
Schoolchildren are failing to learn properly due to poor mental health, three-quarters of teachers say. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Med Students Need to Know About Money What Med Students Need to Know About Money
Medical schools often focus on debt management and financial aid counseling but fall short of student expectations regarding financial literacy and operating a business.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 23, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students News Source Type: news

Dr Birds-n-Bees: How Physicians Are Taking Up the Sex Ed Slack Dr Birds-n-Bees: How Physicians Are Taking Up the Sex Ed Slack
With many schools offering limited or no sex ed, these doctors have taken on side gigs educating teens ― and a surprising number of older adults ― about sex, STIs, and the changes in sexuality in the US.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape ObGyn and Womens Health Headlines)
Source: Medscape ObGyn and Womens Health Headlines - September 23, 2022 Category: OBGYN Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

United States' teen dating violence policies: summary of policy element variation - Rochford HI, Peek-Asa C, Abbott A, Estin A, Harland K.
As teen dating violence (TDV) has gained attention as a public health concern across the United States (US), many efforts to mitigate TDV appear as policies in the 50 states in the form of for programming in K-12 schools. A keyword search identified 61 sta... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 23, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

UNISON reacts to government energy package for businesses and public sector bodies
Commenting on the government’s plan to help cut energy costs for businesses, charities and public sector organisations, UNISON general secretary Christina McAnea said: “This package is too little too late. Public bodies are still vulnerable because of a general lack of cash. “Many schools, care homes, councils and hospitals have already had to make tough decisions, selling properties or cutting staff to afford their energy bills. “All this could have been avoided. Better management of the UK’s energy market and an ambitious programme to make public buildings, businesses and homes energy efficient would have m...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - September 21, 2022 Category: Food Science Authors: Fatima Ayad Tags: News Press release Christina McAnea energy bills energy efficiency Source Type: news

California ends coronavirus testing requirements for certain unvaccinated workers
California no longer requires coronavirus testing for unvaccinated workers at schools, healthcare facilities and other congregate settings. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - September 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Luke Money, Rong-Gong Lin II Source Type: news

Universal screening to detect emotional and behavioral risk among English language learners - Murrieta I, Eklund K.
Universal screening for emotional and behavioral risk (EBR) within K-12 schools can identify students who might benefit from interventions within Multitiered Systems of Support. As few studies have examined emotional and behavioral risk levels for English ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Long COVID Experts and Advocates Say the Government Is Ignoring ‘ the Greatest Mass-Disabling Event in Human History ’
Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel is used to feeling like the only person in the country who still cares about COVID-19. He ignores the side-eye he gets for wearing an N95 mask at parties—a self-imposed policy that makes him “look odd” but kept him safe after a recent work dinner turned into a superspreader event. The oncologist, bioethicist, and professor at the University of Pennsylvania provides each of his students with an N95 and runs four HEPA air filters during lectures. He rolls down the windows when he gets in an Uber and goes hungry on planes so he can wear his mask the whole time. He’s given up one of ...
Source: TIME: Health - September 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 feature healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

No indications China is helping Russia, Biden says; schools close in Russian border area: Updates
There has been "no indication'' China has tried to assist Russia with weapons in its war against Ukraine, President Joe Biden told "60 Minutes." #borderarea (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. Department of Education names 8 National Blue Ribbon Schools in Minnesota
The schools were recognized for either their high academic performance or outstanding work narrowing or closing achievement gaps. #usdepartmentofeducation (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ports in eastern China at standstill as typhoon Muifa closes in
Authorities in China's eastern province of Zhejiang ordered ships to return to port, told schools to close and evacuated tourists from nearby islands, as one of this year's strongest typhoons is... #typhoon #muifa #standstill #tourists #typhoons #zhejiang (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Seattle teacher strike suspended, students to return Wednesday
Seattle Public Schools educators voted Tuesday to suspend their five-day strike, pending a ratification of a full contract between the district and union. A suspension means that educators... #teacherstrike #unionmembers #seattlepublicschools (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Seattle Schools, educators reach tentative contract agreement to end strike
The Seattle teachers strike appears to be nearing an end, as Seattle Public Schools and the Seattle Education Association reached a tentative agreement Monday. #seattleschools #teachersstrike (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Here Are This Year's Top Schools for a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree
(MedPage Today) -- For those looking to pursue a bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) degree, the University of Pennsylvania is once again the top place to do so, according to U.S. News & World Report. The University of Pennsylvania remained... (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - September 12, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Training Program Linked to Less Hand Eczema for Hairdressers Training Program Linked to Less Hand Eczema for Hairdressers
Researchers in Denmark found that hand eczema rates among hairdressers dropped after a nationwide training program was rolled out in vocational schools.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - September 7, 2022 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Source Type: news