Non-suicidal self-injury among university students in Turkey: the effect of gender and childhood abuse - Idig-Camuroglu M, G ölge ZB.
In this study convenience sampling technique wa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

5 tips to keep your Thanksgiving turkey safe from salmonella
What you need to know to protect your family and dinner guests from salmonella this holiday (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - November 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

91,000 pounds of raw turkey recalled amid salmonella outbreak
The Jennie-O-Turkey recall is the first tied to an outbreak the U.S. Department of Agriculture says is widespread (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - November 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

WATCH: 91,000 pounds of ground turkey recalled due to possible Salmonella
The recall of Jennie-O Turkey is the first one tied to the outbreak of raw turkey that has killed one and caused 164 illnesses in 35 states. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: WNT Source Type: news

Raw turkey recalled one week before Thanksgiving amid salmonella outbreak
The salmonella outbreak in raw turkey rages on just a week before Turkey Day, forcing the US Department of Agriculture to recall over 91,000 lbs of Jennie-O ground turkey - and more may be contaminated. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

91,000 pounds of raw turkey recalled amid salmonella outbreak
The Jennie-O-Turkey recall is the first tied to an outbreak the U.S. Department of Agriculture says is widespread (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - November 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

First Brand Named in Turkey Salmonella Outbreak
The U.S. Department of Agriculture and other regulatory agencies have not released the names of any other companies involved. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Salmonella Outbreak Results in Ground Turkey Recall
NEW YORK (AP) — Jennie-O Turkey recalled packages of ground turkey in a salmonella outbreak, and regulators say additional products from other companies could be named as their investigation continues. The recall was the first — not counting pet food — tied to a widespread and ongoing outbreak that has resulted in one death and 164 reported illnesses in 35 states. Regulators did not say how many of those people were exposed to Jennie-O products. The products being recalled include 1-pound packages of raw, ground Jennie-O turkey and were sold nationwide. The more than 91,000 pounds of turkey had use-by dat...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - November 16, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Associated Press Tags: Patient Care News Source Type: news

Salmonella Outbreak Results in Ground Turkey Recall
NEW YORK (AP) — Jennie-O Turkey recalled packages of ground turkey in a salmonella outbreak, and regulators say additional products from other companies could be named as their investigation continues. The recall was the first — not counting pet food — tied to a widespread and ongoing outbreak that has resulted in one death and 164 reported illnesses in 35 states. Regulators did not say how many of those people were exposed to Jennie-O products. The products being recalled include 1-pound packages of raw, ground Jennie-O turkey and were sold nationwide. The more than 91,000 pounds of turkey had use-by dat...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - November 16, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Associated Press Tags: Patient Care News Source Type: news

Salmonella contamination in turkey is widespread and unidentified as Thanksgiving approaches
Consumer groups are asking the USDA to identify the brands of turkey and processing facilities that have been linked to the outbreak. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - November 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lena H. Sun Source Type: news

Deadly multistate salmonella outbreak related to raw turkey grows
As Thanksgiving nears, there are 74 more cases of salmonella, including 1 death, linked to raw turkey products, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention and it's still a mystery as to where the tainted turkey products come from. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - November 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health Highlights: Nov. 16, 2018
Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: More Raw Turkey Products Recalled More than 91,000 pounds of raw turkey products from Jennie-O Turkey Store Sales, LLC have been recalled after... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 16, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Central Asian and Eastern European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance: Annual Report 2017
Source: World Health Organization, Regional Office for Europe. Published: 6/2018. This 143-page report describes antimicrobial resistance (AMR) data gathered through the Central Asian and Eastern European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance (CAESAR) network from nine countries in the World Health Organization European Region – Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Montenegro, the Russian Federation, Serbia, Switzerland, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, and Turkey – and Kosovo. The aim of the report is to provide guidance and inspiration to countries that are building or strengthening their n...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - November 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Thanksgiving turkey: 5 food safety tips to remember before you start cooking
Thanksgiving turkey can make you sick if it's not prepared with food safety in mind. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Does Your Turkey Have Salmonella? Assume It Does
Consumer Reports this week urged the U.S. Department of Agriculture to name the brands and raw turkey products that have made 164 people sick in 35 states since November 2017. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tips to Cook a Turkey Safely, From How to Thaw It to Right Temperature - AARP...
For 30 years, the women of the Butterball Turkey Talk-Line have heard it all. ... From the person who wanted to thaw the turkey in the bathtub while the kids were bathing (don't even think about do... (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - November 15, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Medical leaders urge NHS to ensure universal smoking cessation help
Royal Colleges plea for treatment for every smoker Related items fromOnMedica Seizing the opportunity Doctors call for a ‘radical change’ to the way NHS treats smoking Few young people vaping in Great Britain, poll suggests Stop smoking aids — better than going 'cold turkey' Smoking cessation (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - November 15, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Don't let salmonella ruin your turkey dinner
A salmonella outbreak lingers as Thanksgiving approaches, making it especially important to follow advice for safe handling of raw turkey (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - November 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Food safety officials stress safe handling of raw turkey
With Thanksgiving approaching, food safety officials are stressing the importance of proper handling and cooking practices as a nationwide outbreak of drug-resistant Salmonella found in raw turkey expands (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

USDA urged to name turkey brands linked to salmonella outbreak
One person has died. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

UNISON demands justice for Abdullah Karacan
General secretary Dave Prentis has called for “a thorough and urgent investigation” into yesterday’s murder of Turkish trade union leader Abdullah Karacan, and the shooting of two of his colleagues. Mr Karacan, president of the rubber and chemical workers’ union DISK/Lastik-İş, was killed while meeting workers at the Goodyear tyre factory in Adaparzari Turkey. His colleagues, regional president Mustafa Sipahi, and shop steward Osman Bayraktar, were also shot and injured. In a letter to the Turkish ambassador in London, Mr Prentis called for everyone involved in the shooting to be brought...
Source: UNISON Health care news - November 14, 2018 Category: UK Health Authors: Tony Braisby Tags: Article international solidarity Turkey Source Type: news

Hate the gym? You'll love the new exercise guidelines
If schlepping to the gym three times a week seems like a whole lot of work, the U. S. government ’s new exercise guidelines bring good news: It doesn’t matter where you exercise or for how long, it just matters that you keep on moving.  The Department of Health and Human Services’ Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans, 2nd Edition say any activity counts. So take a walk around the block while your turkey's in the oven. The guidelines, published Monday in the Journal of the American… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 14, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Anne Stych Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Minute: Be careful while carving this Thanksgiving
Food tends to be the focus on Thanksgiving, but preparing that food is often trickier than many people expect. Dr. Sanj Kakar, a Mayo Clinic orthopedic hand surgeon, says far too many people accidentally carve up their hands while trying to carve up the turkey. Dr. Kakar offers three tips to help you keep you [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - November 12, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Turkey Salmonella Outbreak Has Sickened 164: How This May Affect Thanksgiving
The CDC announced that so far at least 164 people have become ill in 35 states, resulting in 63 hospitalizations and one death. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Turkey Salmonella Outbreak, 164 Sick, 1 Death: How This May Affect Thanksgiving
The CDC announced that so far at least 164 people have become ill in 35 states, resulting in 63 hospitalizations and one death. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Salmonella outbreak in turkey turns deadly
With Thanksgiving approaching, health officials are reminding Americans to properly cook and handle turkey (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - November 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CDC Confirms First Death Related to Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Raw Turkey
(NEW YORK) — Federal health officials on Thursday reported the first death in an ongoing salmonella outbreak linked to raw turkey. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said the death was in California but didn’t have any immediate details. Since last November, the agency said 164 people have fallen ill in 35 states, with the most recent case being reported on Oct. 20. No products have been recalled, and the agency hasn’t recommended that people avoid turkey. But it said it believes the outbreak is widespread and ongoing, and it reminded people to properly cook and handle turkey with Thanksgiving...
Source: TIME: Health - November 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Associated Press Tags: Uncategorized California Death health onetime Source Type: news

1 death linked to ongoing turkey salmonella outbreak
Federal health officials are reporting a death in an ongoing salmonella outbreak tied to raw turkey (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Salmonella Tied to Turkey Sickens 164 in 35 States
Sixty-three people have been hospitalized, and one death was reported in California. Illnesses in the outbreak began between Nov. 20, 2017 and Oct. 20, 2018. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Turkey salmonella outbreak sparks panic weeks before Thanksgiving
The offending bacteria, Salmonella Reading, has been traced back to various products sold across the US in the past year, 'indicating it might be widespread in the turkey industry,' the CDC said. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Deadly multistate salmonella outbreak related to raw turkey grows
As Thanksgiving nears, there are 74 more cases of salmonella, including 1 death, linked to raw turkey products, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention and it's still a mystery as to where the tainted turkey products come from. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - November 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CDC Warns of Salmonella Illnesses Linked to Raw Turkey
THURSDAY, Nov. 8, 2018 -- The total number of illnesses in a Salmonella outbreak linked with raw turkey products now stands at 164 people across 35 states, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That number includes 74... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 8, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Making Mayo's Recipes: Barbecue turkey burger
Are you looking to do something really different with turkey this year? Try this tangy barbecue turkey burger with a secret ingredient ? Oats! Each Thursday, one of the more than 100 video recipes from the?Mayo Clinic Healthy Living Program?is?featured on the Mayo Clinic News Network ? just in time for you to try over [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - November 8, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Herbal additives such as cumin oil found to increase shelf life of fresh fish fillets
(Natural News) Researchers from Firat University in Turkey have uncovered yet another use for black cumin (Nigella sativa), a plant widely used in both medicine and food. In their study, published in the journal Food Science and Technology, the team found that black cumin oil can be used as a natural preservative for extending the shelf life of... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Men who exercise regularly are able to last almost twice as long in bed as those who don’t
Those who exercised for 40 minutes daily lasted five minutes 30 seconds, on average, a Turkish study found. In contrast, men who walk for less than 30 minutes weekly last three minutes. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Detecting E. coli strains using molecular electronics
(University of California - Davis) Electrical engineers at UC Davis, the University of Washington and TOBB University of Economics and Technology in Ankara, Turkey have adapted a molecular electronic device called a single-molecule break junction to detect RNA from strains of E. coli known for causing illness. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - November 5, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Special Editor ’s Announcement: Giving Thanks for Change
It ’s November, and Thanksgiving is right around the corner. America has a wonderful tradition of setting aside a specific holiday — and if you’re lucky a nice 4-day weekend — to celebrate gratitude for all the things we have in our lives to be thankful for. Thanksgiving is a time to take stock , to reconnect with family and friends, to stop and smell the roses (or the turkey or the wood fire), to reminisce about old times and those we have lost, and to appreciate how fortunate and blessed we are. (Source: Caring for the Ages)
Source: Caring for the Ages - November 1, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Karl Steinberg Tags: on my mind Source Type: news

Experiences and perceptions of abused Turkish women regarding violence against women - Bahadir-Yilmaz E, Öz F.
This study qualitatively explored abused Turkish women's experiences and perceptions regarding violence against women. The research sample comprised 30 women who were seen by the police and referred to the Family Counseling Center between 2 October 2012 an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

When the Syrians bathed like the Romans
(Cluster of Excellence " Religion and Politics ") Classical scholars from M ü nster explore rare Roman bathing facility and magnificent early Christian basilica in southeastern Turkey -- Researchers from the Cluster of Excellence make new archaeological findings in the ancient town of Doliche -- northern Syrian town flourished across epochs and religions -- Roman and Christian influences can be proven (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - October 30, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The Invisible, Hungry Hand
A worker on a farm in Kiambu district, central Kenya, that produces tea for export. Nearly 80 percent of rural farmers in developing countries earn less than USD1.25 per day. Credit: Charles Wachira/IPSBy Tharanga YakupitiyageUNITED NATIONS, Oct 24 2018 (IPS)The very people who help put food on our tables often face numerous human rights violations, forcing them go to bed hungry.In an annual report set to be presented to governments at the United Nations this week, Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food Hilal Elver found that agricultural workers worldwide continue to face barriers in their right to food including dangero...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 24, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Tharanga Yakupitiyage Tags: Development & Aid Economy & Trade Featured Food & Agriculture Global Global Governance Headlines Health IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Labour Poverty & SDGs Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Food and Agriculture Organiz Source Type: news

Turkish doctors train at Md. Proton Treatment Center with aim to open their own
Three Turkish doctors will be visiting Maryland for training in proton therapy, as Istanbul University plans to launch its own proton center in the next few years. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 23, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

Perceived social support levels among university students following the 2011 earthquake in Van, Turkey - Guner SI, Ozdemir N.
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the perceived social support levels of students after an earthquake. METHODS: This cross-sectional, descriptive study was conducted between June and July 2012 in Van, Turkey, following an earthquake in the region. Sample comp... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 22, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Intimate partner femicide in Eskisehir, Turkey 25 years analysis - Karbeyaz K, Yeti Ş Y, Güneş A, Şi Mşek Ü.
In this study, the characteristics of the femicide cases of the last 25 years that have been encountered in Eskisehir, T... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A study on the effectiveness of occupational health and safety trainings of construction workers in Turkey - Ba şağa HB, Temel BA, Atasoy M, Yıldırım.
In this study, profiles of the employees working in construction sector and who are to be educated in Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) have been investigated and the perspectives of the employees on OHS have been presented in order for the OHS training... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Corrigendum to "Evaluation of a five-year Bloomberg Global Road Safety Program in Turkey" [Public Health 144 (Supplement) (2017) S45-S56] - Gupta S, Hoe C, Özkan T, Lajunen TJ, Vursavas F, Sener S, Hyder AA.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

11 Killed in Crash in Greece
THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — A speeding car carrying migrants collided with a truck in northern Greece on Saturday, killing 11 people, police said. Ten of the victims were believed to be migrants who crossed into the Greece from Turkey. The 11th person was the car's driver and a suspected migrant smuggler, police said. Police said the car in which the migrants were packed had another vehicle's license plates and is suspected of having been used for migrant trafficking. The car hadn't stopped at a police checkpoint during its journey, but it wasn't immediately clear how close to the site of the crash that it happened. ...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - October 15, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Costas Kantouris, Associated Press Tags: Major Incidents News Mass Casualty Incidents International Source Type: news

Support for disabled people to become more active
Nearly half of all disabled people are inactive Related items fromOnMedica What promotes uptake and retention in group-based weight management services? Diabetes and obesity higher among LGBQ teens Stigmatising overweight people is counterproductive Making health changes more effective as a couple Stop smoking aids — better than going 'cold turkey' (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - October 15, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Orlando Health to hold hiring event for $32M Osceola freestanding ER
Orlando Health is holding an event at the end of October to begin hiring for its soon-to-open $32 million, 60,000-square-foot medical pavilion and freestanding ER in Osceola County. The nonprofit health care provider will host prospective hires at the Dr. P. Phillips Hospital at 9400 Turkey Lake Road on Oct. 31 from noon to 2 p.m., a listing from the company states. The interviews will be by appointment only, and job seekers can email Charity.Thalacker@Orlandohealth.com to sc hedule a time and receive… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 12, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Ryan Lynch Source Type: news

Orlando Health to hold hiring event for $32M Osceola freestanding ER
Orlando Health is holding an event at the end of October to begin hiring for its soon-to-open $32 million, 60,000-square-foot medical pavilion and freestanding ER in Osceola County. The nonprofit health care provider will host prospective hires at the Dr. P. Phillips Hospital at 9400 Turkey Lake Road on Oct. 31 from noon to 2 p.m., a listing from the company states. The interviews will be by appointment only, and job seekers can email Charity.Thalacker@Orlandohealth.com to sc hedule a time and receive… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 12, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ryan Lynch Source Type: news

The ECHR and human rights violations against Kurds in Turkey
As the Turkish state continues to violate human rights in its Kurdish regions, the EU-funded DEMTUREUROPE project explores why the European Court of Human Rights is proving ineffective. (Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre)
Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre - October 9, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: news