Lava from the La Palma volcano is approaching the Atlantic Ocean, as coastal areas are locked down
Residents along the eastern shore of Spain's La Palma island were ordered into lockdown Monday as lava flowing from the Cumbre Vieja... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Self-injurious and suicidal behaviour in a transsexual adolescent and young adult population, treated at a specialised gender identity unit in Spain - Modrego Pardo I, G ómez Balaguer M, Hurtado Murillo F, Cuñat Navarro E, Solá Izquierdo E, Morillas Ariño C.
INTRODUCTION: Nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI) and suicidal behavior (SB) have a significant prevalence in transsexual people. The published data is confusing as it does not distinguish between ideation and realization, age groups, gender, or the degree of m... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Amistad' binds Del Rio and Ciudad Acu ña amid migrant crisis
DEL RIO, Texas (AP) — Amistad — Spanish for friendship — binds the sister cities of Del Rio, Texas, and Ciudad Acuña, Mexico. Each year,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prevalence of child sexual abuse in Spain: a representative sample study - Ferragut M, Ortiz-Tallo M, Blanca MJ.
The objective of this study was to dete... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Catalan separatist Carles Puigdemont arrested in Italy
Spain accuses the former president of the Catalonia region of sedition, and wants him extradited. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lava flow slows on Spanish island after volcanic eruption
The advance of lava from a volcanic eruption in Spain’s Canary Islands has slowed significantly, raising doubts Thursday about whether... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid may be an occasional trigger of rare Guillain-Barré syndrome
Research of Guillain-Barré syndrome patients in China, France, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland, and the UK suggests there is a correlation between Covid infection and the condition. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Volcano eruption: Danger not over for Spanish island residents, authorities warn
Images show the damage caused days after a volcano erupted on a Spanish island, forcing the evacuation of more than 6,800 people. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ocular trauma in an urban Spanish population: epidemiology and visual outcome - Belmonte-Grau M, Garrido-Ceca G, Marticorena- Álvarez P.
AIM: To describe epidemiological aspects, clinical findings, and visual results in eye trauma patients requiring urgent surgery at a tertiary hospital. METHODS: Retrospective review of adult patients requiring urgent surgery for trauma to the eyeba... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The Spanish Flu pandemic and stable New Zealand suicide rates: historical lessons for COVID-19 [letter] - Bastiampillai T, Allison S, Smith D, Mulder R, Looi JC.
[The publisher has not provided an abstract for this article.] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Thousands evacuate from Spanish island as lava destroys everything in its path
A volcano eruption on one of Spain’s Canary Islands in the Atlantic forced thousands to evacuate and has already destroyed hundreds of... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

La Palma volcano eruption: Crisis not over until island rebuilt, says Spain's prime minister
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Comparing walking accessibility variations between groceries and other retail activities for seniors - Ariza- Álvarez A, Arranz-López A, Soria-Lara JA.
This paper aims to compare walking accessibility levels between groceries and other types of retail for seniors, examining whether patterns are uniform (or not). The city of Granada, Spain served as case study. First, a questionnaire was administered with ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Observing juvenile courtrooms: testing the implementation of guidelines on child-friendly justice in Spain - Fern ández-Molina E, Bermejo M, Baz O.
In 2010, the Council of Europe adopted Guidelines on child-friendly Justice. This means, inter alia, developing an accessible justice system and focusing on respecting children's rights to participate in and to understand proceedings. This research was con... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

In Spain, Abortions Are Legal, but Many Doctors Refuse to Perform Them
Many physicians in the country call themselves “conscientious objectors” and deny the procedures, often forcing women to travel long... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Volcano erupts on Spain's La Palma island, spewing lava and forcing thousands to evacuate
Authorities had evacuated about 5,000 people by Monday morning and said at least 20 homes were destroyed by the lava. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

At least 700 tremors recorded off La Palma, Spain: New magma may be rising, warn experts
(Natural News) Early in September, a massive earthquake swarm was reported around the volcanic island of La Palma in the Canary Islands of Spain. According to the Volcanological Institute of the Canary Islands (INVOLCAN), these tremors could be caused by slowly rising magma in the area. An earthquake swarm refers to a sequence of seismic events occurring in... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19 has now killed about as many Americans as the 1918-19 Spanish flu did -- 675,000, by Johns Hopkins' count
(Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

COVID-19 Is Now the Deadliest Pandemic in American History
COVID-19 has now killed about as many Americans as the 1918-19 Spanish flu pandemic did — approximately 675,000. The U.S. population a century ago was just one-third of what it is today, meaning the flu cut a much bigger, more lethal swath through the country. But the COVID-19 crisis is by any measure a colossal tragedy in its own right, especially given the incredible advances in scientific knowledge since then and the failure to take maximum advantage of the vaccines available this time. “Big pockets of American society — and, worse, their leaders — have thrown this away,” medical historian ...
Source: TIME: Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Carla K. Johnson / Associated Press Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 healthscienceclimate wire Source Type: news

Covid on verge of killing more Americans than Spanish flu: Number of deaths edges towards 674,000
There were an estimated 642 Spanish flu deaths per 100,000 people because the U.S. population sat at 105 million compared to 204 Covid deaths per 100,000 Americans with a population of 330 million. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Thousands evacuated as volcano erupts on Spain's La Palma island
The Cumbre Vieja volcano on Spain's La Palma Island is expelling molten lava and ash after erupting on Sunday and is likely to do so for... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Volcano erupts on Spain's La Palma island, spewing lava and forcing thousands to evacuate
Authorities had evacuated about 5,000 people by Monday morning and said at least 20 homes were destroyed by the lava. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Canary Islands: Spanish PM arrives amid volcano eruption
Pedro Sanchez has arrived on La Palma where a volcanic eruption has forced evacuations. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Canary Island volcano eruption spurs mass evacuation
A volcanic eruption on the Spanish island of La Palma caused local authorities to evacuate thousands, but no injuries were reported, according to (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Volcano Erupts In Spanish Islands Popular With Tourists
No one has been reported injured, the Canary Islands ’ president said. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - September 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Graison Dangor, Forbes Staff Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Breaking breaking-news Source Type: news

Volcano Erupts On Spanish Island Near Morocco
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Volcano erupts on La Palma in Spain's Canary Islands
The Cumbre Vieja volcano in La Palma, one of Spain's Canary Islands, erupted Sunday, after several earthquakes were felt over the weekend. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19 testing costs for travel are outrageous, signal profiteering
It cost my family of four an extra £550 — $762 — to travel from the UK to Spain. It would have cost more if my husband and I weren't vaccinated. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Long-term impact of the 2008 economic crisis in Spain on road traffic collisions mortality by socioeconomic position - Pulido J, Hoyos J, Mart ínez-Ruiz V, Sordo L, Fernández-Navarro P, Barrio G, Regidor E.
We aimed to assess the effect of the 2008 crisis on road traffic collision (RTC) mortality in Spain, by socioeconomic position (SEP) and type of road use. This prospective, country-wide study covered all adults living in Spain and aged ≥30 years in Novem... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Mesothelioma Research, COVID Findings Featured at IASLC Conference
This study, performed during the pre-vaccine period of the pandemic, once again demonstrates the importance of vaccination against COVID-19,” said Dr. Susana Cedres, a medical oncologist with Vall d’Hebron Hospital. “Malignant pleural mesothelioma patients are particularly vulnerable to COVID-19.” Cedres said since the subsequent rollout of the COVID-19 vaccines, no positive cases have been attributed to pleural mesothelioma patients at the hospital. The average age of the seven patients was 62. All had the epithelioid histology of mesothelioma and two were receiving oncologic treatment at the...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - September 15, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Fran Mannino Source Type: news

Child-to-parent violence, peer victimization and cybervictimization in Spanish adolescents - L ópez-Martínez P, Montero-Montero D, Moreno-Ruiz D, Martínez-Ferrer B.
The aim of this study was to analyse the relationship between child-to-parent violence (CPV) (high, moderate and low), peer victimization (PV) (relational and overt, both physical and verbal) and cybervictimization (CV) (relational and overt), taking into ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Report: Climate change could see 200 million move by 2050
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Climate change could push more than 200 million people to leave their homes in the next three decades and create... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Digital mental health company Ginger begins offering services in Spanish
Spanish language capabilities will be available to select Ginger clients in the fall, and to all members by early 2022. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 13, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Leader and founder of Peruvian Shining Path rebel group dies in prison
Abimael Guzman, the founder of the Peruvian rebel group Shining Path, known as 'Sendero Luminoso' in Spanish, died in prison on... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cities Have Firefighters and Trash Collectors. As the Climate Breaks Down, Do They Also Need Resilience Corps?
When Hurricane Ida hit New Orleans in early September, Tonya Freeman-Brown made the difficult decision to stay in the city. The 53 year-old and her family sheltered in an old brick hotel in the downtown area, watching fierce winds of up to 150 mph pelt rainwater at the windows, and remembering the destruction wrought by Hurricane Katrina, 16 years earlier to the day. It was stressful, but Freeman-Brown had a job to do, she says. “We’re no match for nature, but this is what we’ve trained for. This is what the Resilience Corps was built for.” Like firefighters put out fires, and waste collectors keep ...
Source: TIME: Science - September 10, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Ciara Nugent Tags: Uncategorized climate change feature healthscienceclimate Londontime Source Type: news

A Tale of Two Internationally Trained Medical Doctors in Canada
This report published by the United Nations, said the number of international migrants globally reached an estimated 272 million in 2019, an increase of 51 million since 2010. According to the estimates released before the pandemic by the United Nations, international migrants comprised 3.5 per cent of the global population, compared to 2.8 per cent in the year 2000. The World Migration Report 2020 says the world witnessed historic changes at the global level with United Nations Member States coming together to finalize two global compacts on the international manifestation of migration and displacement: the global Compac...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sania Farooqui Tags: Development & Aid Economy & Trade Featured Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Labour Migration & Refugees North America TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

School bullying among peers, human rights and the state's duty to protect: the case of Spain - Casla K.
Bullying among peers prevents children from enjoying their human rights in schools without the threat of aggression, harassment and discrimination. However, the States' duty to protect children from bullying remains loudly unexplored both in academia and i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

NLM Technical Bulletin, Sep-Oct 2021, Newly Revised MedlinePlus Tutorial for Librarians and Health Educators Now Available
MedlinePlus  is the National Library of Medicine's (NLM) premier consumer health information portal. Librarians, teachers, healthcare professionals, community health representatives, peer counselors, and other health educators teach people how to find high-quality, relevant, and easy-to-understand consumer hea lth information in English and Spanish using MedlinePlus. (Source: NLM Technical Bulletin)
Source: NLM Technical Bulletin - September 8, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Severity of occupational agricultural accidents in Spain, 2013-2018 - Baraza X, Cuguer ó-Escofet N.
The objective of this paper is to understand the causes of work accidents in Spain in the agricultural sector, and to propose possible plans and actions to improve the sector's accident rates in the future. The paper analyses the complete pool of accidents... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Co-Chair Tracey Howe to present at launch of the UN Decade of Healthy Ageing Platform
Register for this eventOnline event in English (repeated in French and Spanish onother dates)7 September 202112:00-13:00 CEST (check time in your time zone)Co-Chair of Cochrane ’s Governing Board and Director of the Cochrane Campbell Global Ageing Partnership Tracey Howe will present at an online event on Tuesday, 7 September, Enabling Knowledge for Healthy Ageing: Launching the UN Decade of Healthy Ageing Platform. Tracey will speak at the event about knowledge sharing to foster healthy ageing, in the context of the launch of the online Platform for the UN Decade of Healthy Ageing. Of the event, Tracey said, &l...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - September 3, 2021 Category: Information Technology Authors: Rachel Klabunde Source Type: news

Surgical training tool Osso VR adds assessment, more language support
Osso VR is also launching its platform in Japanese, Spanish, German and French.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - August 31, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Organizational and personal factors in occupational traffic injuries at work in Spain - Rey-Merch án MDC, López-Arquillos A.
OBJECTIVE: Traffic crashes are one of the major causes of deaths at work. However, most of the literature on traffic crashes did not study the influence of worker and organization conditions. The current paper analyses the influence of the personal and org... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Large-Scale Pandemics Aren't as Rare as You Think: Study
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 25, 2021 -- Major pandemics aren't all that rare and they're likely to occur more often in the future, a new study claims. " The most important takeaway is that large pandemics like COVID-19 and the Spanish flu are relatively... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 25, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Coronavirus latest: Hotels offer discounts to lure tourists to Spain this summer
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - August 24, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The Rebel Artist Who Revealed the Brain's True Nature The Rebel Artist Who Revealed the Brain's True Nature
Once an aspiring painter, Spanish researcher Santiago Ram ón y Cajal harnessed his creative spirit to help us understand the central nervous system.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - August 24, 2021 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Prone positioning can prevent need for ventilation in COVID-19 patients: Lancet study
The findings are from a trial conducted in medical centres in the US, Mexico, France, Canada, Ireland, and Spain on severely ill patients with COVD-19 between April 2020 and January 2021. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - August 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bottled water is up to 3,500 times worse for the planet than tap water
(Natural News) A study has found that bottled water is about 3,500 times worse for the environment than tap water. Researchers from the Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal) studied the numbers to find how badly bottled water can impact the environment. The study focused on Barcelona, Spain, which is home to around 1.35 million people, about... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psychometric properties of the Mexican version of the Driver's Angry Thoughts Questionnaire and analysis of invariance with the Romanian and Spanish versions - Herrero-Fern ández D, Bogdan-Ganea SR.
Research has shown the relevance of three axes in the study of violent behaviour: the emotional axis (anger), the behavioural axis (aggression), and the cognitive axis (hostility or aggressive thinking). In the field of driving, the first two axes have rec... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Strengths of Latinas in Spain: a challenge for a resilient social work practice - Anleu-Hern ández CM, García-Moreno C, Zafra-Aparici E, Forns-Fernández MV.
This article aims to break with two social stereotypes often held about Latinas in Spain. Authors analyze Latinas' main strengths from a resilient and intersectional approach, to consider them holistically within social work interventions. Rather than focu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Spanish adaptation of the Inventory Brief Child Abuse Potential and the Protective Factors Survey - Sahag ún-Morales A, Ampudia Rueda A, Chacón-Moscoso S, Sanduvete-Chaves S, Carro Pérez EH, Andrade Palos P.
Child maltreatment is a public health problem with different consequences depending on the form of abuse. Measuring risk and protective factors has been a fertile ground for research, without involving instruments with sufficient evidence of validity. The ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news