Secrets to a Great-Tasting July 4 Turkey Burger
THURSDAY, July 4, 2019 -- Craving a burger but seeking a break from red meat? For a meal that looks decadent but is healthy, too, a juicy turkey burger is the answer. Though turkey burgers can be dry, a simple addition keeps ground turkey from... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - July 4, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Stigma and discrimination towards mental illness: translation and validation of the Turkish version of the Attribution Questionnaire-27 (AQ-27-T) - Akyurek G, Efe A, Kayihan H.
The stigmatization towards mental illness has significant effects on the quality of life both for the people with a psychiatric disorder and their families. The aim of this study was to translate the Attribution Questionnaire-27(AQ-27) to the Turkish langu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 2, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

Influence of birth cohort, age and period on suicide mortality rate in Turkey, 1983-2013 - Dogan N, Toprak D, Do ğan İ.
This study is designed to evaluate the potential effects of age, period and cohort (APC) on trends in suicide between 1983 and 2013 in Turkey. METHODS: Mortality data were obtained from the Turkish Statistical Institute. The data were gr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 30, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Social Etiologies and Disparities Source Type: news

Airstrike in Syria Kills Paramedics
BEIRUT (AP) — An airstrike hit an ambulance in northwest Syria on Wednesday, killing two members of the opposition's Syrian Civil Defense and wounding four others in the last major rebel stronghold in the country, Civil Defense and opposition activists said. The Civil Defense, also known as White Helmets, said the attack happened in the town of Khan Sheikhoun, which has been repeatedly attacked over the past weeks. The group said the latest deaths raise to 262 the number of Civil Defense members who have been killed since Syria's civil war began eight years ago. The incident comes a week after two ambulance workers w...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - June 26, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Associated Press Tags: International News AP News Tag Source Type: news

Socio-demographic correlates of child marriages: a study from Turkey - Duran S, Tepehan Eraslan S.
The present study was aimed at determining the factors affecting women's decisions of early marriage. The study sample comprised 651 women who were in the 30 and under age group, and had gotten married during their childhood. The study data were collected ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 24, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Parasites in Ancient Poo Reflect Neolithic Settlers' Lifestyle
From an excavation of a site called Catalhoyuk, in modern-day Turkey, scientists recover preserved whipworm eggs--a sign of settling down and living in close quarters. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - June 21, 2019 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Validity and reliability of Turkish version of the Burn Specific Pain Anxiety Scale - Deniz Do ğan S, Arslan S.
This study was conducted to adapt the Burn Specific Pain Anxiety Scale into Turkish, and to test its validity and reliability. The study was conducted between April 2016 and July 2017 in a university and a training/research hospital using the methodologica... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Refugee Week 2019 – Aaminah ’ s story
As part of Refugee Week, we are sharing stories about doctors and patients across the globe, with a special focus on post-natal care. Read our first story: Aaminah, Doctor and volunteer in Slovenia: “One patient I transferred was a desperately sick little baby who was only two months old and had been born just before his family fled from Syria. He had a respiratory infection, was unable to feed and was in bad respiratory distress. The parents and baby were travelling together with no extended family members, and we managed to negotiate with the hospital to keep all of them together at the hospital. They had already b...
Source: Doctors of the World News - June 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Samantha Armstrong Tags: Uncategorised Source Type: news

For UNISON, it ’ s solidarity forever, pledges Dave Prentis
If it’s Tuesday afternoon at national delegate conference, it’s time for the general secretary to take the floor. But conference is never about one individual and in Liverpool today, Dave Prentis closed his speech by inviting dozens of members who have taken part in winning industrial action over the last 12 months to come forward. As green and purple flew, delegates stood as one, applauding and cheering, with Liverpool anthem You’ll Never Walk Alone reverberating around the hall. It was the perfect illustration of the solidarity that was his theme; the perfect illustration of how UNISON is helping m...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - June 18, 2019 Category: Food Science Authors: Amanda Kendal Tags: Article News 2019 National Delegate Conference BREXIT dave prentis international Source Type: news

X-ray shows a nine-year-old's wobbly tooth lodged in her airways
Parents of the unnamed girl were concerned when her tooth was missing one morning. At a hospital in Turkey, an X-ray revealed the tooth was lodged in an airway to the left lung. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Deaths related to tractor accidents in Eski şehir, Turkey: a 25-year analysis - Karbeyaz K, Şimşek Ü, Yilmaz A.
This study aimed to analyze deaths related to tractor accidents in Eski şehir Province and characteristics of these cases to provide data and suggestions along with the literature. The cases involved individuals died due to tractor-related accidents were r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Evaluation of fatal diving accidents in Turkey - Koca E, Sam B, Arican N, Toklu AS.
In any kind of diving there is a risk of accidents, as the move from the topside environment to underwater can affect a diver's physiological and psychological condition. It is important to investigate dive accidents to clarify the causative factors and de... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Drowning, Suffocation Source Type: news

Description of suicide ideation among older adults and a psychological profile: a cross-sectional study in Turkey - Aslan M, Hocao ğlu C, Bahceci B.
This study investigates the suicidal ideation and the possible causes for suicidal behaviour in the elderly. Subjects were 150 patients aged 65 and older who were evaluated using the sociodemographic data collection forms, Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS),... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Employers should help boost staff physical activity
GPs back NICE physical activity advice Related items fromOnMedica Double check patients with ‘penicillin’ allergy to avoid MRSA risk Safeguarding: what lies ahead for 2019 Stop smoking aids — better than going 'cold turkey' Weight loss targets exceeded on NHS type 2 diabetes prevention programme More global deaths from poor diet than from smoking (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - June 6, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Worsening symptoms in patients may just be a sign of caffeine or nicotine withdrawal, doctors warn 
Going cold turkey on coffee and cigarettes can leave smokers and coffee drinkers with nausea, headaches and vomiting for up to two weeks, researchers in Bulgaria said. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mother almost died after going for a cut-price 'mummy makeover' in Turkey
Sheriah Harrison, from Cardiff, paid £5,000 for a tummy tuck, liposuction and a boob reduction. The procedures could cost in the region of £12,000 privately in the UK. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Falls, fear of falling and related factors in community-dwelling individuals aged 80 and over in Turkey - Simsek H, Erkoyun E, Akoz A, Ergor A, Ucku R.
This study aimed to determine the prevalence of falls, fear of falling (FOF) and related factors in individuals aged 80 and over living in the Bal çova district of Izmir. METHODS: One thousand and seventy-five individuals aged 80 years ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 30, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

The relationship of balance disorders with falling, the effect of health problems, and social life on postural balance in the elderly living in a district in Turkey - De ğer TB, Saraç ZF, Savaş ES, Akçiçek SF.
The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of balance disorders; the effects of sociodemographic, medical, and social conditions on postural balance; and the relationship between balance and falls in elderly individuals. The study design was cro... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Olive byproducts, when added to sunflower oil, can improve oxidative stability
(Natural News) The role of antioxidants is not just restricted to your body, it extends to the food that you eat. Just as they protect your cells from oxidative damage, antioxidants also protect food from spoilage caused by oxidation. A recent study conducted by researchers from the Abant Izzet Baysal University in Turkey investigated the possible application of olive... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tanzania: Zanzibar Govt Keen to Partner With Turkish Firm to Modernize Its Healthcare
[Citizen] Zanzibar -The government of Zanzibar is keen to work with General Electric and KAYI Medical International to modernise its healthcare system. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 21, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

What Causes Macrocephaly?
Discussion “Macrocephaly is defined as [an occipitofrontal circumference or head circumference, OFC ] of> 2 standard deviations above the mean or above the 97th percentage for a given age, and gender, or when serial measurement shows progressive enlargement, crossing of one or more major percentiles, or when there is an increase in OFC> 2 cm/month in the first 6 months of life.” Megalencephaly is enlargement of the brain parenchyma. The OFC should be measured using a non-elastic tape which surrounds the head along the line of the glabella and posterior occipital protrusion. There are ethnic differences f...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - May 20, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Turkey's whirling dervish guide to coping with pain and a broken heart
Images of Turkey are exotically beautiful to many people: Vibrant poppy fields, multispired mosques and of course the mystical whirling dervishes. Though the twirling figures in white appear mysterious, the origin of the dervish ceremony lies in an experience familiar to most of us: love and loss. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - May 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Profound changes for shallow geothermal systems
Heat from the Earth is in plentiful supply - and innovation could help to reduce the cost and further improve the efficiency of technology for its extraction. An EU-funded project has set out to upgrade shallow geothermal systems and underground thermal storage. Part of the research is conducted in Turkey, where activities focus on the grouting. (Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre)
Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre - May 17, 2019 Category: Research Source Type: news

Eating ultra-processed foods will make you gain weight. Here's the scientific proof
For four weeks, 20 healthy volunteers checked into a research center hospital and were served a variety of tempting meals: cinnamon french toast, stir-fry beef with broccoli and onions, turkey quesadillas and shrimp scampi. (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - May 16, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Emily Baumgaertner Source Type: news

Eating ultra-processed foods will make you gain weight. Here's the scientific proof
For four weeks, 20 healthy volunteers checked into a research center hospital and were served a variety of tempting meals: cinnamon french toast, stir-fry beef with broccoli and onions, turkey quesadillas and shrimp scampi. Researchers scrutinized everything that was eaten and came away with the... (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - May 16, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Emily Baumgaertner Source Type: news

Latin, Hebrew … proto-Romance? New theory on Voynich manuscript
Researcher claims to have solved mystery of 15th-century text but others are scepticalSome say it is amedieval medical manual written in abbreviated Latin and aimed at well-to-do women. Not true,say others: it was written in Hebrew by an Italian physician and clearly shows Jewish women having ritual baths.Nonsense, others believe: the text was written inOld Turkish, in a poetic style. Or it may have origins inOld Cornish. Or in the Aztec language ofNahuatl, or inManchu.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 16, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Esther Addley Tags: Language Science Culture Source Type: news

Former President Jimmy Carter Breaks Hip, Has Surgery
The oldest living former president, 94, fell at his home in Plains, GA, as he was heading out to go turkey hunting. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - May 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Workplace bullying: a qualitative study on experiences of Turkish nurse managers - Tuna R, Dalli B.
This study was conducted to determine whether workplace bullying by subordinates and superiors is present among nurse managers and if so, to identify its causes and impact. BACKGROUND: It is important to understand the bullying in the working ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 9, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

The 3 Most Effective Exercise Moves That Don ’t Require Equipment
If you have access to a gym, there’s nothing wrong with using exercise machines. But it’s also a good idea to sometimes forgo equipment and use the weight of your own body to work out. Here’s why: While machines tend to isolate specific muscle groups, “a lot of body-weight exercises force you to control your movements and stabilize yourself, and to do that you need to recruit and train a lot of different muscles,” says Chris Gagliardi, a certified personal training and weight management specialist with the American Council on Exercise. It’s a good workout for your brain, too, since body-...
Source: TIME: Health - May 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Markham Heid Tags: Uncategorized Exercise/Fitness Source Type: news

I grew up eating turkey dinosaurs and tinned spaghetti. Have my kids paid a genetic price?
Some families hand down money to the next generation; others bequeath fat. Guess which mine didMy nana once said: “You can never be too rich or too thin.” I don’t think she’ll mind me saying that she’s never been too much of either. Nevertheless, her sage words have become something of a family motto, so we decided to have them written in Latin beneath our heraldic crest (a pair of hair-straighteners mantling a brimming ashtray, leopard-skin shield). Unfortunately none of us can read Latin, so the translation turns out to be something like: “The rich man is either too thin or too much, n...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 6, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Charlotte Church Tags: Genetics Poverty Diets and dieting Class issues Source Type: news

I grew up eating turkey dinosaurs and tinned spaghetti. Have my kids paid a genetic price? | Charlotte Church
Some families hand down money to the next generation; others bequeath fat. Guess which mine didMy nana once said: “You can never be too rich or too thin.” I don’t think she’ll mind me saying that she’s never been too much of either. Nevertheless, her sage words have become something of a family motto, so we decided to have them written in Latin beneath our heraldic crest (a pair of hair-straighteners mantling a brimming ashtray, leopard-skin shield). Unfortunately none of us can read Latin, so the translation turns out to be something like: “The rich man is either too thin or too much, n...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 6, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Charlotte Church Tags: Genetics Poverty Diets and dieting Class issues Source Type: news

SPA DOCTOR: A Turkish bath warmed my Dracula hands  
SPA DOCTOR: I frequently get cold hands and feet – even in warm weather so I took myself off to a hotel in Istanbul to try some traditional Turkish therapy. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Attitudes toward violence against women and the factors that affect them in Kutahya, Turkey - Basar F, Demirci N, C ıcek S, Yesıldere Saglam H.
This cross-sectional descriptive study was conducted to determine the attitudes of women and men living in Kutahya, Turkey towards violence against women, and the factors that affect them. The data were collected using an Information Form for Women, an Inf... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 1, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Israel reports highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu at turkey farm
Israel has reported an outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu at a turkey farm in the northern region of Hazafon, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Thursday, citing a report from Israel's agriculture ministry. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Stunning new material invented in Turkey: "Metallic wood" is 5 times stronger than titanium, but lighter
(Natural News) Turkish inventors have created a new building material that is five times stronger than titanium and has the density of wood planks. Most remarkably, this new “Metallic wood” is lighter than titanium and still has the chemical stability of metal for use in manufacturing applications. The new material is made out of nickel-based... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does Sugar Make Kids Hyper? That ’ s Largely A Myth
(CNN) — Does sugar make kids hyper? Maybe. “If you look at the peer-reviewed evidence, we cannot say sugar absolutely makes kids hyper; however, you can’t discount that sugar may have a slight effect” on behavior, said Kristi L. King, senior pediatric dietitian at Texas Children’s Hospital and spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. In the mid-1990s, a meta-analysis reviewed 16 studies on sugar’s effects in children. The research, published in the medical journal JAMA, concluded that sugar does not affect behavior or cognitive performance in children. “However, a sm...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: News Health CNN Sugar Source Type: news

Evaluation of factors related to mortality caused by firearm injury: a retrospective analysis from Malatya, Turkey - Turgut K, Gur A, Guven T, Oguzturk H.
BACKGROUND: Firearm related injuries continue to increase throughout the world and they become the first or second cause of mortality in worldwide. The present study aimed to determine the factors that affect mortality in firearm injuries. METHODS:... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Urine salts provide evidence of Early Neolithic animal management
(American Association for the Advancement of Science) A close examination of midden soil layers at the early Neolithic site of A??kl? H ö y ü k in Turkey reveals that they are highly enriched in sodium, chlorine, and nitrate salts commonly found in human and goat and sheep urine, offering a distinct signal for following the management of those animals through the history of the site. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - April 17, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Career development and educational status of the sexual abuse victims: the first data from Turkey - Ko çtürk N, Ulaş, Bilginer.
Child sexual abuse (CSA) is not only a serious danger for children and families, but it is also a problem that concerns society economically and spiritually. The aim of this study is to examine career choices and educational problems of individuals who hav... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 13, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

SEC details Fresenius ’ $231m FCPA settlement
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission today detailed the more than $231 million that Fresenius Medical Care (NYSE:FMS; ETR:FRE) agreed to pay to resolve self-reported violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. In its release, the SEC said that it found that Germany-based Fresenius engaged in misconduct in Saudi Arabia, Morocco, Angola, Turkey, Spain, China, Serbia, Bosnia, Mexico, and eight countries in the West African region. The agency added that the misconduct occurred “against a backdrop where the company failed to have sufficient internal accounting controls.” The company made improper pa...
Source: Mass Device - April 1, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Featured Legal News Fresenius Source Type: news

Health Emergency Response to the Crisis in the Syrian Arab Republic: Annual Report 2018
Source: World Health Organization, Regional Office for Europe. Published: 4/2019. This 29-page report describes the continuing conflict in the Syrian Arab Republic that has affected millions of lives, and the World Health Organization (WHO)'s operations in Turkey in 2018, which were comprised of a cross-border response from the field office in Gaziantep and a health response to refugees in Turkey, coordinated from the WHO Country Office in Ankara. In northwest Syria, WHO served over three million people by responding to urgent health needs and supporting health facilities in the delivery of health services. (PDF) (Source...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - April 1, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Intimate partner violence during pregnancy in Turkey: determinants from nationwide surveys - Y üksel-Kaptanoglu I, Adalı T.
Domestic violence has severe consequences for women, both psychologically and physiologically. Violence during pregnancy is even riskier, endangering women's lives and the lives of their fetuses. A nationwide survey in Turkey in 2014 revealed that 7% of wo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

Guided Therapeutics pulls trigger on 1-for-800 reverse stock split
Guided Therapeutics (OTC:GTHP) said today that it pulled the trigger on a 1 for 800 reverse split of its stock, effective March 29. The Norcross, Ga.-based company said that its shareholders approved the reverse split last October. Through the deal, each shareholder of Guided Therapeutics will receive a single share of the company’s common stock for each 800 they previously held. Guided Therapeutics said it also cleared out variable rate convertible loans with three lenders and reached preliminary agreements with two other lenders to exchange variable rate convertible notes for cash and fixed rate equity on...
Source: Mass Device - March 28, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Wall Street Beat Guided Therapeutics Inc. Source Type: news

Rare burn cases treated traditionally: folk medicine: review of 8 cases - Akelma H, Tar ıkçı Kılıç E, Karahan ZA.
The most common burn injuries in the Turkish population are scalding (traditional Turkish tea, hot milk, liquid food, etc.), electricity and chemical agents. However, many plants that are used as herbal medicine can also cause adverse effects such as aller... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

When hair transplants go WRONG
GRAPHIC CONTENT: The US-based International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery has warned black market clinics are offering hair transplants for as little as £620 in countries like Turkey and India. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drinking Very Hot Tea Almost Doubles Risk Of Cancer, New Study Says
This study, published Wednesday in the International Journal of Cancer, was the first to pinpoint a specific temperature, according to the authors. Esophageal cancer is the eighth most common cancer in the world and is often fatal, killing approximately 400,000 people every year, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer. It is usually caused by repeated injury to the esophagus due to smoke, alcohol, acid reflux and — maybe — hot liquids. The esophagus is a long tube through which swallowed food and liquids travel to reach the stomach. The American Cancer Society estimates that 13,750 new cas...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - March 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News tea Source Type: news

Three Dead, Five Wounded in Shooting on Netherlands Tram
UTRECHT, Netherlands (AP) — A gunman killed three people and wounded five others on a tram in the central Dutch city of Utrecht on Monday morning in what the mayor said appeared to be a terror attack, touching off a manhunt that saw heavily armed officers with dogs zero in on an apartment building close to the shooting. Authorities immediately raised the terror alert for the area to the maximum level. Dutch military police went on extra alert at Dutch airports and at key buildings in the country as the Utrecht manhunt took place. A few hours after the shooting, Utrecht police released a photo of a 37-year-old man bor...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - March 18, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: International Major Incidents News Terrorism & Active Shooter Mass Casualty Incidents Source Type: news

Food banks among recipients of Butterball turkey recalled in salmonella outbreak
At least half a dozen people in three states sickened by bacteria: U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Devastating neurologic injuries in the Syrian war - El Hajj Abdallah Y, Beveridge J, Chan M, Deeb T, Mowafi H, Al-Nuaimi S, Easa AS, Saqqur M.
In this study, we report the prevalence of neurologic injuries in a major rehabilitation center on the Turkish-Syrian border where... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

39 tons of Butterball ground turkey recalled after salmonella cases
Butterball is recalling 39 tons of ground turkey products due to potential samonella contamination, the North Carolina-based company said in a statement Wednesday. Eating or handling contaminated food can cause salmonellosis, one of the most common bacterial foodborne illnesses. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - March 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news