Teaching children road safety through storybooks: an approach to child health literacy in Pakistan - Ahmad H, Naeem R, Feroze A, Zia N, Shakoor A, Khan UR, Mian AI.
BACKGROUND: Road traffic injuries (RTIs) commonly affect the younger population in low- and-middle-income countries. School children may be educated about road safety using storybooks with colorful pictures, which tends to increase the child's interest in ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news
Nursing students' perceptions of teachers' uncivil behaviors: a qualitative research - Masoumpoor A, Borhani F, Abbaszadeh A, Rassouli M.
One of the main issues in nursing education that teachers and students frequently encounter is uncivil behaviors. This type of behavior is destructive for the teaching and learning environment. As teachers play an important role in nursing students' educat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news
CBS Local Interview: Filmmaker Matthew Heineman
Matthew Heineman thought he was going to be a teacher. After getting denied by Teach for America, Heineman and his friends traveled around the country to create a documentary about their generation. Today, the 34-year-old is an award-winning filmmaker and Academy-Award nominee. Heineman stopped by the CBS Local Studio to discuss the beginning of his film career and the best piece of advice he ever received. Heineman also discussed his new docuseries on Showtime called “The Trade.” This series tells the story of the opiod crisis in America from the perspective of users, law enforcement and drug lords. The Dartm...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - February 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health Only CBS Entertainment Matthew Heineman Showtime Source Type: news
mSakhi in Pictures
February 16, 2018The mobile app is transforming maternal and child health care in a Himalayan state.One of the smaller states in India, Uttarakhand lies in the Himalayan foothills with international borders touching Nepal and China. It ’s a land of mighty rivers, forests, hills, and mountains. Rich in natural resources, it boasts a variety of flora and fauna, including medicinal plants, tigers, and elephants. The terrain, striking and beautiful, also makes it hard for people, particularly those in the middle Himalayan ranges, to access health care, including high-quality maternal and child health services.Many villag...
Source: IntraHealth International - February 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: cbales Source Type: news
Trust ’s midwives to train using realistic birth simulator
Maternity staff at a teaching hospital are set to welcome a new piece of clinical training equipment that provides realistic simulations of childbirth, following a successful trial of the technology. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - February 16, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news
USDA AWIC Workshop: March 13-14, Beltsville, MD
Meeting the Information Requirements of the Animal Welfare Act: A WorkshopMarch 13-14, 2018 | Beltsville, MD The USDA Animal Welfare Information Center (AWIC) teaches a one and a half day workshop at the National Agricultural Library (NAL) in Beltsville, MD, for individuals who are responsible for providing information to meet the requirements of the Animal Welfare Act (AWA). The workshop is targeted for principal investigators, members of IACUCs, information providers, administrators of animal use programs, and veterinarians. (Source: OLAW News)
Source: OLAW News - February 15, 2018 Category: Research Authors: hamptonl Source Type: news
Getting Alcohol From Mom or Dad Doesn ’ t Prevent Risky Drinking Getting Alcohol From Mom or Dad Doesn ’ t Prevent Risky Drinking
Parents may be tempted to give teens an occasional taste of alcohol to teach responsible drinking habits, but a new study suggests this may have the opposite effect.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news
How to Help Your Kids Spot and Report Signs of Mass Violence Before Tragedy Strikes
With 18 school shootings already recorded in 2018— including Wednesday’s deadly spree in Parkland, Florida — parents and schools alike are grappling with the grim task of talking to kids about mass violence. It’s a tall order. In addition to broaching topics such as gun safety and helping kids process emotional and psychological trauma, adults are tasked with preparing children to recognize and report warning signs of violence before horrific events occur. In the wake of the Florida shooting, for example, sources ranging from gun control organizations to President Donald Trump emphasized the need to...
Source: TIME: Health - February 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime Mental Health/Psychology onetime Source Type: news
In mice, a single vaccine prompts the immune system to fight breast, lung and skin cancers
In the field of regenerative medicine, induced pluripotent stem cells have a lot of neat tricks up their sleeves. One of them may be teaching the immune system how to beat back cancer.In research that could open a new frontier in the young field of cancer immunotherapy, Stanford University scientists... (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - February 15, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Melissa Healy Source Type: news
Exclusive: Director resigns over 'complete governance breakdown'
A non-executive director at troubled Wirral University Teaching Hospital Foundation Trust has resigned with immediate effect amid a deepening crisis at the trust, including a “complete breakdown of relationships” at board level. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - February 15, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news
Amish People Stay Healthy in Old Age. Here ’s Their Secret
Many people think of the Amish as living without. These devout communities, predominantly located in Pennsylvania, Ohio and Indiana, go without cars, TVs, computers, phones or even the electricity needed to run so much of 21st century gadgetry. But what researchers who have studied them have found is what the Amish have a surplus of: good health in late life. The average American life expectancy is currently just under 79 years. Back in 1900, it was only 47, but for early–20th century Amish it was already greater than 70. Over the decades, most Americans have caught up in overall life expectancy, but the Amish still ...
Source: TIME: Health - February 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized amish communities healthytime Source Type: news
Why Rock Climbing May Be the Ultimate Full-Body Workout
The muscles in your hips and torso strain to hold your lower half against the wall. You arch backward and extend one hand up to clasp the next hold—your thighs and calves burning with the effort of holding you steady and in balance. A moment later, when the tips of your fingers have secured their grip, there’s a wholesale shift in the muscles you call on to maintain your safe purchase on the climbing wall. Exercise is all about engaging your muscles—from your heart to your biceps and quads—and asking those muscles to perform work. And when it comes to activating and training a diverse range of muscl...
Source: TIME: Health - February 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Markham Heid Tags: Uncategorized Exercise/Fitness healthytime Source Type: news
Bizarre hiring practices prove how universities cease to be centers of knowledge and are now "social justice" indoctrination centers
(Natural News) Over the past several years, we’ve seen America’s universities essentially turn into social justice training camps, where teaching about diversity is more important than U.S. history and making sure that all students have a safe space to turn to is more important than making sure they have the skills they need to be... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Doctors Don't Need to Redocument Students' EHR Entries: CMS Doctors Don't Need to Redocument Students' EHR Entries: CMS
Medicare will still require that teaching physicians verify students'documentation but will not ask them to redocument their work.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news
Congo-Kinshasa:Ask 'Dr. Love' - Mobile App Teaches Youth About Safe Sex
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -Only one in ten Congolese women use modern contraception (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - February 15, 2018 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news
King's needs £223m DHSC loan this year, board reveals
A London teaching hospital has predicted it will need to borrow nearly a quarter of a billion pounds from the Department of Health and Social Care this financial year, it emerged yesterday. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - February 15, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news
Getting alcohol from mom or dad doesn ’t prevent risky drinking
(Reuters Health) - Parents may be tempted to give teens an occasional taste of alcohol to teach responsible drinking habits, but a new study suggests this may have the opposite effect. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news
‘It’s a National Problem.’ How Hospitals Are Treating Opioid Addiction’s Youngest Sufferers
(CHICAGO) — Two babies, born 15 months apart to the same young woman overcoming opioid addiction. Two very different treatments.Sarah Sherbert’s first child was whisked away to a hospital special-care nursery for two weeks of treatment for withdrawal from doctor-prescribed methadone that her mother continued to use during her pregnancy. Nurses hesitated to let Sherbert hold the girl and hovered nervously when she visited to breast-feed. Born just 15 months later and 30 miles away at a different South Carolina hospital, Sherbert’s second child was started on medicine even before he showed any withdrawal sy...
Source: TIME: Health - February 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lindsey Tanner / AP Tags: Uncategorized APH Drugs healthytime onetime Source Type: news
TRIGGERED by Yoga? Left-wing professor now claims YOGA leads to white supremacy
(Natural News) An Indian professor at Michigan State University (MSU) and her Jewish colleague recently co-penned an editorial condemning “white people” who practice yoga for engaging in what they see as an expression of “white supremacy.” According to Shreena Gandhi, who teaches “religious studies” at MSU, white people who practice yoga are culturally appropriating something... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Time to Register, Reactivate Open Payments Account
Physicians and teaching hospitals can submit data to CMS'Open Payments system until March 31; beginning in April, they can preview data others have entered about them. (Source: AAFP News)
Source: AAFP News - February 12, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news
How One Top Hospital Is Using Virtual Reality
Mainstream use of virtual reality (VR) headsets began about two years ago. In that time, the devices, which transport the user into a different world, have been used for entertainment, teaching, and healthcare. VR is another tool that can be used to help reduce patients pain. Currently, opioids are the standard treatment for pain relief. However, according to data from the CDC, 91 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose, and prescription opioids are a known driving factor in these deaths Last week, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, one of the earliest adopters of VR in a healthcare setting, gave an update on the im...
Source: MDDI - February 12, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Software Digital Health Source Type: news
Training the Trainers to Ensure Customer Satisfaction
Medical device manufacturers have a thorough understanding of the science behind their products, every indication of use, and the cost savings or patient benefit when the device is used in practice. And they should, given the hundreds or thousands of hours in clinical verifications and trials required to receive regulatory clearance. As brochures are made for educating decision makers on the features and benefits of a device and instructions for use (IFUs) are produced for customers to reference before and during use, a manufacturer training program needs to be reproducible while still accommodating the preferences of...
Source: MDDI - February 12, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Tags: Business Source Type: news
What Canada can teach sports world about dealing with doping
Three decades after the Ben Johnson scandal at the Seoul Olympics, doping is once again making headlines. Paul Melia, head of the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport, says the international sporting community could learn from Canada's experiences when it comes to dealing with cheating. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - February 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/The National Source Type: news
Nigeria:Governor Urges End to Medical Tourism
[Guardian] Ado-Ekiti -Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola has urged Nigerians to take advantage of the world-class medical facilities at the Afe Babalola University Teaching Hospital, Ado Ekiti, instead of traveling abroad for medical treatment. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 10, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news
See something of interest? Please share our postings with colleagues in your institutions! Spotlight NNLM is offering stipends of up to $500 to support travel and lodging for the Health Information for Public Librarians Symposium at the MLA Annual meeting in Atlanta, GA. First come, first serve! Learn more about eligibility and instructions on how to apply. Member Highlights: Central Library of Rochester & Monroe County, Rochester, NY – Learn about the ongoing outreach efforts of Central Library as they strive to eliminate resource barriers in their community. Is your organization working on a similar project? Te...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - February 9, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Weekly Postings Source Type: news
What South Korea Can Teach The World About Living Well
Take notes from the Winter Olympics host country. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - February 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Teaching hospital trust placed in financial special measures
A hospital trust where concerns were raised about late payment of suppliers has been placed in financial special measures. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - February 9, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news
Fuel Up And Hydrate Properly Like An Olympian
FRIDAY, Feb. 9, 2018 -- While you watch the Winter Olympics from the comfort of your couch in the coming weeks, pay heed to what helped the athletes reach peak physical condition. " Olympians can teach us a lot about how to eat for better health and... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 9, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news
A Farewell Tribute to Retiring CMN Editors and their Contribution to Clinical Microbiology
Elsevier and the editors of Clinical Microbiology Newsletter celebrate Dr. Betty A. Forbes and Dr. Alice S. Weissfeld as they retire from their editorial responsibilities after 12 and 10 years, respectively – we value their contributions to the newsletter and to the subspecialty of clinical microbiology These two women are titans in the field of clinical microbiology. They share a wide breadth of knowledge, an unending commitment to the field of diagnostic microbiology, the highest of scientific ethi cs, a tireless work ethic, and extensive talents in teaching and mentoring, all with the kindest of hearts. (Source: C...
Source: Clinical Microbiology Newsletter - February 9, 2018 Category: Microbiology Authors: Donna M. Wolk, Elizabeth M. Marlowe Tags: Feature Source Type: news
Nursing home giant Genesis eyes approval for $26M Dracut facility
Genesis HealthCare, one of the country ’s largest operators of nursing home facilities, is seeking state approval for a 73,000 square-foot facility in Dracut that will also function as a teaching center for students at nearby UMass Lowell. Pennsylvania-based Genesis (NYSE: GEN), through a subsidiary called SunBridge Healthcare, has fi led paperwork with the state department of public health in recent months outlining the proposed project at 55 Loon Hill Road in Dracut. The 120-bed skilled nursing… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - February 8, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Max Stendahl Source Type: news
Nursing home giant Genesis eyes approval for $26M Dracut facility
Genesis HealthCare, one of the country ’s largest operators of nursing home facilities, is seeking state approval for a 73,000 square-foot facility in Dracut that will also function as a teaching center for students at nearby UMass Lowell. Pennsylvania-based Genesis (NYSE: GEN), through a subsidiary called SunBridge Healthcare, has fi led paperwork with the state department of public health in recent months outlining the proposed project at 55 Loon Hill Road in Dracut. The 120-bed skilled nursing… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 8, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Max Stendahl Source Type: news
Cochrane Sweden seeks Fellow - Lund, Sweden
Job title: Cochrane Sweden FellowSpecifications: Part Time (0.5 FTE)Reports to:director of Cochrane SwedenLocation:Lund, SwedenApplication Closing Date: 28th February 2018Purpose of the job:As member of the Cochrane Sweden team, the Fellow works closely with the director of the centre to support activities. A key function will be to provide support in training and education events.Background:Cochrane Sweden was launched in May 2017 with the support and guidance of the Nordic Cochrane Centre. It is funded by Sk åne University Hospital (mainly thanks to prof.Ingemar Petersson), Region Sk åne and Lund University. ...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - February 8, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news
Teaching Medical Spanish to Improve Population Health Webinar
February 22, 2018 1:30-3:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - February 8, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
Book Review: A Parent ’ s Guide to Teen Addiction
It’s true in this country that we do have a war on drugs. But for many parents, that war is waging in their own home with their own teenagers. According to Laurence Westreich, MD, who is an addiction expert, father, and author of A Parent’s Guide to Teen Addiction: Professional Advice on Signs, Symptoms, What to Say, and How to Help, defeating an enemy that is larger and more powerful than us will require unconventional tactics. The first step is to know who the enemy is. “Always remember that substance abuse – NOT your teenager – is the enemy,” writes Westreich. What teen...
Source: Psych Central - February 8, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Claire Nana Tags: Addictions Book Reviews Caregivers Children and Teens Family Parenting Self-Help Substance Abuse child addiction get help for addiction parenting guide Teen Addiction teenager addiction Source Type: news
Yorkshire nurses pioneering access to severe asthma drugs
Nurses, doctors and therapists at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust are working together to identify and treat people with severe asthma who could benefit from new drugs. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - February 8, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news
Asthma Rates Among Children In The United States Are Dropping
BOSTON (CBS) – Asthma rates among children in the United States are dropping. According to the CDC, the percentage of children with asthma fell from 9.4% in 2010 to 8.3% in 2016. Hospitalizations were cut in half over a decade. Asthma is the leading cause of chronic illness in children and can be deadly, so declining rates of disease are encouraging. That means fewer missed days at school, fewer missed days at work for parents, and fewer kids dealing with the difficulties of managing a chronic illness. That said, half of kids with asthma had an asthma attack in 2016 so more work needs to be done. We need to continue ...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - February 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health Healthwatch Local News Syndicated Local Asthma Dr. Mallika Marshall Source Type: news
This Teacher and Survivor is on a Mission to End Gender-Based Violence
February 07, 2018Sylvia is helping young people protect themselves from violence, access health services, and stay in school.Wokuri Sylvia is a 45-year-old survivor of gender-based violence (GBV) and today is a primary school teacher in Mbale,Uganda, on a mission to keep girls and boys safe from violence.As a teenager in rural Mbale, Sylvia experienced her parents ’ horrible divorce. With no secure social support, she lost her teen years to turmoil.“When my parents divorced, it was horrible,” says Sylvia. “Our family broke up. My siblings stayed with different relatives. It was brutal as a teenager ...
Source: IntraHealth International - February 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: intrahealth Source Type: news
A rowdy boy almost made her quit teaching. Then he became her son
Chelsea Haley joined Teach for America to make a difference in a low-income school. She did not expect to encounter a tough boy like Jerome. She definitely did not plan on adopting him and his little brother. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - February 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Schools forced to cut teachers ’ and teaching assistants’ posts to make ends meet
Real-terms cuts to school funding since 2015 have led to a big reduction in the number of secondary teachers, teaching assistants and support staff in England, says research published today (Wednesday) by the School Cuts alliance of education unions. Schools have been doing all they can to shield their pupils from the damage caused by £2.8 billion being cut from school budgets since 2015, but the lack of investment is really biting. These cuts are now undeniably affecting front-line teaching. The latest School Cuts research – drawn solely from Government figures – shows that staff numbers in secondary sch...
Source: UNISON Health care news - February 7, 2018 Category: UK Health Authors: Siobhan Cooley Tags: Article cuts education schools Source Type: news
We liberate the mind, we liberate the land
Alaa Shehada, Mark Thomas and Faisal Abu Alhayjaa. All images © Lesley Martin 2017. In 2010 Mark Thomas, Britain’s best-known political comedian, was walking the length of Israel’s controversial separation wall, the illegal barrier that cuts an oppressive swathe through the West Bank, when he decided to take a detour to the Jenin Refugee Camp. He’d been told of an unlikely theatre – in the heart of the camp – and couldn’t resist checking it out. “It was one of the most exciting places I’d ever come across,” he recalls now. “Look, I’m all about trying to...
Source: UNISON Health care news - February 7, 2018 Category: UK Health Authors: Demetrios Matheou Tags: Magazine international Palestine Source Type: news
Investigation reveals excess heart surgery deaths at teaching hospital
A major teaching hospital is still working to improve its heart surgery unit after high infection rates and a larger than expected number of deaths. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - February 7, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news
Why the SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket Is Such a Big Deal for Elon Musk
No one makes news like Elon Musk makes news. That’s what happens when you’re the founder of a rocket company, a co-founder of an electric car and solar panel company, a co-founder of PayPal and, not for nothing, have an actual movie superhero—Iron Man—based partly on you. So when Elon Musk says he’s going to launch the most powerful rocket in the world from the very same launch pad that sent the Apollo 11 astronauts to the moon, he’s going to get a little attention. That’s exactly the big event Musk is touting Tuesday. The rocket he’s preparing to launch is SpaceX’s Fal...
Source: TIME: Science - February 6, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized Elon Musk Falcon Heavy launch NASA onetime Saturn V space SpaceX Source Type: news
Risks in using electronic management systems at universities
(Kazan Federal University) New electronic management systems provide educational support, help establish effective monitoring of students' achievements both online and offline, can receive and analyze reports on student performance, and track academic progress. However, advances in digital technologies and changes in teaching methods in higher educational institutions require quick adaptation of staff members to innovations. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 6, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
German University Says No Danger to People in Auto Industry Funded Tests German University Says No Danger to People in Auto Industry Funded Tests
A German university teaching hospital that has been caught up in an outcry over testing the impact of nitrogen dioxide on humans said on Friday there was no danger to the people involved.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news
Mindfulness for busy parents who don ’t have time
I know the last thing you need is another item on your to-do list. If you’re a parent — especially a parent of a child with a medical condition — your time, energy and resources are already spread precariously thin. You’re exhausted. You’re worried. And you have no idea what’s coming next. It’s hard enough to show up for life’s daily challenges without the added task of trying to learn mindfulness. But here’s the thing about mindfulness: It holds space for you to feel that exhaustion; that worry and that uncertainty. Mindfulness acknowledges the churning waves, while he...
Source: Thrive, Children's Hospital Boston - February 5, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Elisa Boxer Tags: Health & Wellness Mental Health Parenting meditation mindfulness positive thinking Source Type: news
Book Review: The DBT Solution for Emotional Eating
Do you eat because you are hungry? While our automatic response may be “yes, of course,” many of us, in fact, eat due to stress or to deal with other unwanted emotions. The truth is, the choice to eat is not always about physical hunger. Perhaps the biggest challenge with a food addiction is that it is relatively acceptable when compared with other substance addictions. It is possible to be an emotional eater without anyone ever knowing about it. It does not impact your ability to drive a car, and likely will not result in financial ruin. Coworkers probably won’t notice because they, too, are grabbing don...
Source: Psych Central - February 5, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Tina Arnoldi Tags: Addictions Binge Eating Book Reviews Bulimia DBT Eating Disorders Mindfulness Self-Help Stress eating and DBT eating better eating mindfulness Emotional Eating Source Type: news
Open globe injury: demographic and clinical features - Sahin Atik S, Ugurlu S, Egrilmez ED.
BACKGROUND: Open globe injuries (OGIs) are the main cause of visual impairment worldwide. The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical features and the visual outcome of OGIs presented to the largest Teaching Hospital in Western part of Turkey. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
Dr. Arnold Gold, 92, Dies; Made Compassionate Care a Cause
In a medical world ever more reliant on technology, Dr. Gold insisted on teaching, and rewarding, a human touch at the bedside. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: RICHARD SANDOMIR Tags: Gold, Dr. Arnold P. Deaths (Obituaries) Doctors Empathy Arnold P. Gold Foundation Source Type: news
The unique health challenges women face
The changing pension age and unique health challenges faced by women mean employers need to take positive steps to recognise the impact these factors have on women at work, UNISON women’s conference agreed in Liverpool today. As most public sector workers are female, this is a vital issue for public services, delegates heard. Carol Garfield from the West Midlands told conference that she works as a teaching assistant and she struggles to see how her role can be accommodated as she ages. “There’s no desk job I can move to,” she added, “and I can’t work from home… I have visions of ...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - February 2, 2018 Category: Food Science Authors: Rosa Ellis Tags: Article 2018 Women's Conference pension age Source Type: news