Spain's defence chief quits over alleged vaccination queue-jumping – as it happened
This blog is now closed. We ’ve launched a new blog at the link below:Coronavirus news – live12.44amGMTWe ’ve launched a new blog at the link below – head there for the latest:Related:Coronavirus live news: US nears 25m cases as three infections linked to Australian Open confirmed as UK strain12.05amGMTBrazil on Saturday said that 1,202 more people had died from Covid-19, bringing total fatalities in the country to 216,445. There have been more than 8.8 million confirmed cases, Reuters reports.Another Datafolha poll found that 53% of respondents are against Congress opening impeachment proceedings a...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 24, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Jedidajah Otte (now); Mattha Busby, Sarah Marsh, Lisa Cox and Josh Taylor (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus Infectious diseases Science World news Source Type: news

British legislator calls for widespread vitamin D rollout following 82% reduction in COVID-19 deaths in Spain
(Natural News) British Member of Parliament David Davis is urging the British government to strengthen its vitamin D supplementation program for people at-risk of COVID-19 following an impressive precedent set by Andalusia in Spain. Speaking before the House of Commons on Thursday, Davis said that Britain should follow the lead of Andalusia, which distributed calcifediol, a vitamin... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Spain's jab rollout dogged by delays, elitist queue-jumpers
Public outrage is growing in Spain as cases of politicians and well-connected opportunists jumping the queue in the national coronavirus vaccination campaign come to light, even as delivery delays have forced some regions to stop new inoculations (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Exercise Doesn't Boost Health If You Stay Obese
The harmful effects of obesity on the heart can't be undone by exercise, and it's not possible to be "fat but healthy," Spanish researchers warn. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - January 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Exercise Doesn't Boost Health If You Stay Obese, Study Finds
FRIDAY, Jan. 22, 2021 -- The harmful effects of obesity on the heart can't be undone by exercise, and it's not possible to be " fat but healthy, " Spanish researchers warn. " Exercise does not seem to compensate for the negative effects of excess... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 22, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Jennifer Lopez addresses the nation in Spanish during inauguration performance
In a medley of political songs, Lopez slipped in her own song and also took a moment to say something in Spanish. Here's what she said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Launching Cochrane methods guidance in Spanish and Japanese
Cochrane is delighted to launch Spanish and Japanese translations ofMECIR (Methodological Expectations for Cochrane Intervention Reviews) from  Cochrane Iberoamerica and Cochrane Japan, respectively.These are the first translations of Cochrane ’s methods guidance since the launch of version 6 of the Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Reviews of Interventions (see this Cochrane Editorial for more details about the Handbook ’s launch). This is an important milestone in supporting the engagement of people with different native languages in Cochrane Reviews.Access the translated versions...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - January 19, 2021 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Spain's rising cases give pandemic hospital a second chance
As a surge of coronavirus infections is once again putting Spain’s public health system against the ropes, an emergency hospital once seen by many as an extravagant vanity project is getting a fresh opportunity to prove its usefulness (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Attitudes towards violence in adolescents and youth intimate partner relationships: validation of the Spanish Version of the EAV - Ortu ño-Sierra J, García AG, Chocarro de Luis E, Pérez-Sáenz J, Aritio-Solana R.
The main purpose of the present study was to analyze the psychometric properties of the Attitudes Scale Towards Violence (Escala de Actitudes hacia la Violencia, EAV) in adolescents. The EAV is a questionnaire devoted to assess attitudes towards violence. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Environmental barriers and facilitators to physical activity among university students with physical disability-a qualitative study in Spain - Monforte J, Úbeda-Colomer J, Pans M, Pérez-Samaniego V, Devís-Devís J.
This paper qualitatively examines environmental factors operating as barriers and/or facilitators to participation in physical activity (PA) of people with physical disabilities. Interview data were collected from 27 Spanish university students through t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

IAEA launches project on software dosimetry
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has launched a project to investigate...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IAEA expands SAFRON to support radionuclide therapy Nuclear medicine guidelines promote COVID-19 safety IAEA publishes SPECT/CT usage guide IAEA launches competition for radiation safety IAEA offers CT radiation protection course in Spanish (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 15, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

'I actually think I sing better in Spanish': Selena Gomez drops new Spanish single 'De Una Vez'
Selena Gomez, who's named after Selena Quintanilla, followed in her predecessor's footsteps by singing in Spanish on her new single "De Una Vez." (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

You ’ve Broken Selena Gomez’s Sacred Heart Once and for All In New De Una Vez Video
Consider rumors of Gomez’s upcoming Spanish-language music confirmed. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nuffield Trust response to latest ONS mortality statistics, Nuffield Trust
In response to Office for National Statistics for week ending 1/1/2021, the Nuffield Trust comments that 68% of deaths have occurred in hospitals but cases are rising in care homes. The number of recorded deaths for 2020 is 614,114, the highest level since the 1918 Spanish Flu. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - January 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Damien Chaviano develops housing, but he gives back in health care
After working with some of the best-known local developers, Damien Chaviano is now building housing in Newton and working to help children from Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking communities. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Damien Chaviano develops housing, but he gives back in health care
After working with some of the best-known local developers, Damien Chaviano is now building housing in Newton and working to help children from Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking communities. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 14, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Source Type: news

Spain: Judge orders incapacitated woman to get virus vaccine
A judge in northwest Spain has overruled a family’s objections and decided to allow health authorities to administer a coronavirus vaccine to an incapacitated woman in a nursing home (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

‘It’s Unimaginably Bad.’ How Government Failures and the New COVID-19 Variant Are Pushing the U.K.’s Health System Into Crisis
Dr Rachel Clarke never dreamed that in her medical career, she would say out loud that hospitals in Britain are running out of oxygen. Yet some hospitals in the U.K. are now in that critical situation, as doctors say the U.K.’s third wave of the coronavirus pandemic is pushing the country’s National Health Service to its limits. “We’re seeing younger patients, we’re seeing sicker patients, and we’ve never really recovered from the first wave,” says Clarke, who works on an acute medical ward in a hospital in Oxfordshire, England, and also in an in-patient hospice setting. “You...
Source: TIME: Health - January 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Ciara Nugent and Suyin Haynes Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Explainer Londontime Second click United Kingdom Source Type: news

Coronavirus Anxiety Scale: new psychometric evidence for the Spanish version based on CFA and IRT models in a Peruvian sample - Caycho-Rodr íguez T, Vilca LW, Carbajal-León C, White M, Vivanco-Vidal A, Saroli-Araníbar D, Peña-Calero BN, Moreta-Herrera R.
The aim of the study was to analyze the psychometric properties of the Spanish version of the Coronavirus Anxiety Scale (CAS), using Item Response Theory (IRT) and Confirmatory Factor Analysis (CFA). The participants were 790 Peruvians, selected through a ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Janssen to Highlight Commitment to Lung Cancer Science and Innovation with Eight Data Presentations at the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer ’s 2020 World Conference on Lung Cancer
January 12, 2021 (RARITAN, N.J.) – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today that eight company-sponsored presentations, including two oral presentations, will be featured at the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer’s (IASLC) 2020 World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC) Singapore taking place virtually January 28-31, 2021. The presentations include updated data from the Phase 1 CHRYSALIS study (NCT02609776) evaluating amivantamab in patients with NSCLC and EGFR exon 20 insertion mutations and two studies that characterize the high unmet need and lack of stand...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - January 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

Central Spain records temperatures of -25C after snowstorm
Plunging temperatures inland follow heavy snow at the weekend and lead to deaths and injuries. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: Ireland surges to worst infection rate in world; Spain sees record rise in weekend cases
Ireland ’s10,100 cases per million puts hospitals under severe strain; more than 61,000 new casesreported in Spain since FridayEngland told to prepare for worst weeks of Covid pandemicChina agrees to let in WHO team investigating Covid originsFrench vaccine scepticism reflects ‘dissatisfaction with politicians’UK coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage10.39pmGMTNearly nine million Americans had been given their first Covid-19 vaccination dose as of Monday morning, as states scrambled to step up inoculations that have yet to slow rising cases.The 8,987,322 people who have been gi...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 11, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Jessica Murray (now); Archie Bland, Kevin Rawlinson and Helen Sullivan (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus World news UK news Science Infectious diseases US news Ireland Source Type: news

Social media and access to drugs online: a nationwide study in the United States and Spain among adolescents and young adults - Oksanen A, Miller BL, Savolainen I, Sirola A, Demant J, Kaakinen M, Zych I.
Drugs are sold on both dark web services and on social media, but research investigating these drug purchases online is still emerging. The aim of this study is to analyze risk factors associated with buying drugs online. Utilizing theories of criminology ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Snow and ice disrupt lives, vaccine rollout in Spain
The Spanish capital of Madrid is trying to get back on its feet after a 50-year record snowfall that paralyzed large parts of central Spain and hampered vaccine deliveries (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Make face masks compulsory outdoors | Letters
Face coverings should be mandatory the moment you step outside, writesChristine Whatford, whileMichael Weedy wants joggers to wear masks“It is inescapable that the facts are changing and we must change our response,” Boris Johnson told the Commons last week (Boris Johnson ‘extremely cautious’ on when England’s schools will reopen, 6 January), so I am surprised this changed response doesn ’t include making masks compulsory outside. Masks were considered last spring, and rejected as not being effective. And while it is true that if only some people are wearing them sometimes, they are not ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 10, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Letters Tags: Coronavirus Infectious diseases Medical research Health policy Politics Running Life and style Society Source Type: news

Spain shovels out of snowdrifts left by Storm Filomena
Emergency crews in central Spain have cleared 500 roads and rescued over 1,500 people stranded in vehicles as the country slowly shovels out of its worst snowstorm in recent memory (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Seeding the Ocean: Inside a Michelin-Starred Chef ’s Revolutionary Quest to Harvest Rice From the Sea
There are very few things that Ángel León hasn’t done with the fruits of the sea. In 2008, as a young, unknown chef, he took a loin from one fish and attached it to the loin of another, using collagen to bind the two proteins together. He called them hybrids and served them to unsuspecting diners at Aponiente, his restaurant in the southern Spanish port town of El Puerto de Santa María, just across the bay from Cádiz. He discovered that fish eyes, cooked at 55°C in a thermal circulator until the gelatin collapsed, made excellent thickening agents for umami-rich sauces. Next he found th...
Source: TIME: Science - January 9, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Matt Goulding Tags: Uncategorized climate change feature longform Magazine Source Type: news

Siouxland District Health (IA) Vaccinates County ’s Rural EMS Providers
Nick Hytrek Sioux City Journal, Iowa (MCT) CLIMBING HILL, Iowa. — Some of rural Woodbury County’s first responders took part Wednesday in the Siouxland District Health Department’s first COVID-19 vaccination clinic. About 100 paramedics and EMTs who serve towns outside of Sioux City received their first dose of the vaccine at the Woodbury County Emergency Services building. Jerry Kelley was one of the first, and said he had mixed feelings about the vaccine. “I know there are a lot of rumors going around, there may be side effects to...
Source: JEMS Special Topics - January 8, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed EMT Iowa Paramedic Source Type: news

Siouxland District Health (IA) Vaccinates County ’s Rural EMS Providers
Nick Hytrek Sioux City Journal, Iowa (MCT) CLIMBING HILL, Iowa. — Some of rural Woodbury County’s first responders took part Wednesday in the Siouxland District Health Department’s first COVID-19 vaccination clinic. About 100 paramedics and EMTs who serve towns outside of Sioux City received their first dose of the vaccine at the Woodbury County Emergency Services building. Jerry Kelley was one of the first, and said he had mixed feelings about the vaccine. “I know there are a lot of rumors going around, there may be side effects to...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - January 8, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed EMT Iowa Paramedic Source Type: news

Siouxland District Health (IA) Vaccinates County ’s Rural EMS Providers
Nick Hytrek Sioux City Journal, Iowa (MCT) CLIMBING HILL, Iowa. — Some of rural Woodbury County’s first responders took part Wednesday in the Siouxland District Health Department’s first COVID-19 vaccination clinic. About 100 paramedics and EMTs who serve towns outside of Sioux City received their first dose of the vaccine at the Woodbury County Emergency Services building. Jerry Kelley was one of the first, and said he had mixed feelings about the vaccine. “I know there are a lot of rumors going around, there may be side effects to...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - January 8, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed EMT Iowa Paramedic Source Type: news

Siouxland District Health (IA) Vaccinates County ’ s Rural EMS Providers
Nick Hytrek Sioux City Journal, Iowa (MCT) CLIMBING HILL, Iowa. — Some of rural Woodbury County’s first responders took part Wednesday in the Siouxland District Health Department’s first COVID-19 vaccination clinic. About 100 paramedics and EMTs who serve towns outside of Sioux City received their first dose of the vaccine at the Woodbury County Emergency Services building. Jerry Kelley was one of the first, and said he had mixed feelings about the vaccine. “I know there are a lot of rumors going around, there may be side effects to...
Source: JEMS Latest News - January 8, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed EMT Iowa Paramedic Source Type: news

Siouxland District Health (IA) Vaccinates County ’s Rural EMS Providers
Nick Hytrek Sioux City Journal, Iowa (MCT) CLIMBING HILL, Iowa. — Some of rural Woodbury County’s first responders took part Wednesday in the Siouxland District Health Department’s first COVID-19 vaccination clinic. About 100 paramedics and EMTs who serve towns outside of Sioux City received their first dose of the vaccine at the Woodbury County Emergency Services building. Jerry Kelley was one of the first, and said he had mixed feelings about the vaccine. “I know there are a lot of rumors going around, there may be side effects to...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - January 8, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed EMT Iowa Paramedic Source Type: news

Siouxland District Health (IA) Vaccinates County ’s Rural EMS Providers
Nick Hytrek Sioux City Journal, Iowa (MCT) CLIMBING HILL, Iowa. — Some of rural Woodbury County’s first responders took part Wednesday in the Siouxland District Health Department’s first COVID-19 vaccination clinic. About 100 paramedics and EMTs who serve towns outside of Sioux City received their first dose of the vaccine at the Woodbury County Emergency Services building. Jerry Kelley was one of the first, and said he had mixed feelings about the vaccine. “I know there are a lot of rumors going around, there may be side effects to...
Source: JEMS Operations - January 8, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed EMT Iowa Paramedic Source Type: news

Italian government implicated in elaborate election fraud scheme against Trump
(Natural News) Swiss-American author and researcher Neal Sutz has revealed that not just Switzerland but also Italy played a major role in stealing the 2020 election for Joe Biden. Switzerland, Sutz revealed, recently purchased the sole rights of Scytl, the bankrupt Spanish company tied to Dominion Voting Systems that, according to several statistical analyses, switched... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

More Philadelphia (PA) Medics Urged to Consider COVID-19 Vaccination
Aubrey Whelan The Philadelphia Inquirer (MCT) COVID-19 vaccinations began last week in Philadelphia’s Fire Department, with the city’s 500 emergency medical technicians first in line. Among the city’s first responders, EMTs have been in closest contact with COVID patients since the beginning of the pandemic, and the department as a whole has been hard hit by the virus. But of the approximately 200 medics first offered the vaccine, only about 40% to 50% got the shot, said Fire Commissioner Adam Thiel at a news conference Wednesday. Medics had cited “everything under...
Source: JEMS Special Topics - January 7, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed EMS EMT Fire Department EMS Paramedic Pennsylvania Source Type: news

More Philadelphia (PA) Medics Urged to Consider COVID-19 Vaccination
Aubrey Whelan The Philadelphia Inquirer (MCT) COVID-19 vaccinations began last week in Philadelphia’s Fire Department, with the city’s 500 emergency medical technicians first in line. Among the city’s first responders, EMTs have been in closest contact with COVID patients since the beginning of the pandemic, and the department as a whole has been hard hit by the virus. But of the approximately 200 medics first offered the vaccine, only about 40% to 50% got the shot, said Fire Commissioner Adam Thiel at a news conference Wednesday. Medics had cited “everything under...
Source: JEMS Operations - January 7, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed EMS EMT Fire Department EMS Paramedic Pennsylvania Source Type: news

More Philadelphia (PA) Medics Urged to Consider COVID-19 Vaccination
Aubrey Whelan The Philadelphia Inquirer (MCT) COVID-19 vaccinations began last week in Philadelphia’s Fire Department, with the city’s 500 emergency medical technicians first in line. Among the city’s first responders, EMTs have been in closest contact with COVID patients since the beginning of the pandemic, and the department as a whole has been hard hit by the virus. But of the approximately 200 medics first offered the vaccine, only about 40% to 50% got the shot, said Fire Commissioner Adam Thiel at a news conference Wednesday. Medics had cited “everything under...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - January 7, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed EMS EMT Fire Department EMS Paramedic Pennsylvania Source Type: news

More Philadelphia (PA) Medics Urged to Consider COVID-19 Vaccination
Aubrey Whelan The Philadelphia Inquirer (MCT) COVID-19 vaccinations began last week in Philadelphia’s Fire Department, with the city’s 500 emergency medical technicians first in line. Among the city’s first responders, EMTs have been in closest contact with COVID patients since the beginning of the pandemic, and the department as a whole has been hard hit by the virus. But of the approximately 200 medics first offered the vaccine, only about 40% to 50% got the shot, said Fire Commissioner Adam Thiel at a news conference Wednesday. Medics had cited “everything under...
Source: JEMS Latest News - January 7, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed EMS EMT Fire Department EMS Paramedic Pennsylvania Source Type: news

More Philadelphia (PA) Medics Urged to Consider COVID-19 Vaccination
Aubrey Whelan The Philadelphia Inquirer (MCT) COVID-19 vaccinations began last week in Philadelphia’s Fire Department, with the city’s 500 emergency medical technicians first in line. Among the city’s first responders, EMTs have been in closest contact with COVID patients since the beginning of the pandemic, and the department as a whole has been hard hit by the virus. But of the approximately 200 medics first offered the vaccine, only about 40% to 50% got the shot, said Fire Commissioner Adam Thiel at a news conference Wednesday. Medics had cited “everything under...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - January 7, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed EMS EMT Fire Department EMS Paramedic Pennsylvania Source Type: news

More Philadelphia (PA) Medics Urged to Consider COVID-19 Vaccination
Aubrey Whelan The Philadelphia Inquirer (MCT) COVID-19 vaccinations began last week in Philadelphia’s Fire Department, with the city’s 500 emergency medical technicians first in line. Among the city’s first responders, EMTs have been in closest contact with COVID patients since the beginning of the pandemic, and the department as a whole has been hard hit by the virus. But of the approximately 200 medics first offered the vaccine, only about 40% to 50% got the shot, said Fire Commissioner Adam Thiel at a news conference Wednesday. Medics had cited “everything under...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - January 7, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed EMS EMT Fire Department EMS Paramedic Pennsylvania Source Type: news

Risk related to spread of new SARSCoV-2 variants of concern in the EU/EEA, ECDC
New variants of current concern: The United Kingdom (UK) has faced a rapid increase in COVID-19 case rates in the South-East, the East and the London area, which is associated with the emergence of a new SARS-CoV-2 variant, VOC 202012/01. As of 26 December 2020, more than 3 000 cases of this new variant, confirmed by genome sequencing, have been reported from the UK. An increasing proportion of cases in the South East, the East and the London area are due to this variant, but cases have also been identified in other parts of the UK. Although it was first reported in early December, the initial cases were retrospectively id...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - January 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Spain just recorded its coldest temperature ever: -34.1 °C
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Swedish official resigns over Spain vacation during pandemic
A senior Swedish official has resigned after a vacation to Spain’s Canary Islands for Christmas and New Year’s, saying “the important thing is how we as a society handle the pandemic and all focus is on the incredibly important task.” (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Thirty-day suicidal thoughts and behaviors among hospital workers during the first wave of the Spain COVID-19 outbreak - Mortier P, Vilagut G, Ferrer M, Serra C, de Dios Molina J, L ópez-Fresneña N, Puig T, Pelayo-Terán JM, Pijoan JI, Emparanza JI, Espuga M, Plana N, Gonzalez-Pinto A, Orti-Lucas RM, de Salázar AM, Rius C, Aragonès E, Del Cura-González I, Aragón-Peña A, Campos M, Parellada M, Pérez-Zapata A, Forjaz MJ, Sanz F, Haro JM, Vieta E, Pérez-Solà V, Kessler R C, Bruffaerts R, Alonso J.
BACKGROUND: Healthcare workers are a key occupational group at risk for suicidal thoughts and behaviors (STB). We investigated the prevalence and correlates of STB among hospital workers during the first wave of the Spain COVID-19 outbreak (March-July 20... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Spanish women making risky decisions in the social domain: the mediating role of femininity and fear of negative evaluation - Villanueva-Moya L, Exposito F.
Authors have empirically evidenced that cultural stereotypes influence gender-typed behavior. With the present work, we have added to this literature by demonstrating that gender roles can explain sex differences in risk-taking, a stereotypically masculi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The role of emotional intelligence on psychological adjustment and peer victimization in a sample of Spanish adolescents - Ca ñas E, Estévez JF, Estévez E, Aparisi D.
In the last decades, interest in the study of the negative consequences of bullying for the victims has increased. Victims are often known to show emotional adjustment issues, such as negative self-concept and low life satisfaction. Moreover, some studie... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Coronavirus latest: Spanish lab finds more infectious variant in patients without UK links
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 6, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Disgruntled employee on rampage wrecks 50 V-Class vans at Mercedes-Benz factory in Vitoria, Spain. Damage est at $2.4 Million
There were no injuries since this incident took place when not many people were present on the site, besides security employees and... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Characteristics of drug-facilitated sexual assault in Spain - Quintana JM, Garc ía‐Maroto, Moreno O, Manzanero AL.
The aim of this study consisted in analysing the cases of drug-facilitated sexual assault-- chemical submission--from 2008 to 2017. A total of 240 cases registered during this period within the territorial area of the Spanish Civil Guard were analysed. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news