Italy, Turkey screen all arriving passengers for coronavirus
Italy and Turkey are intensifying prevention efforts to halt the spread of a virus that has killed hundreds of people in China (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Turkey to Evacuate Citizens From China's Wuhan Over Virus Outbreak -NTV Turkey to Evacuate Citizens From China's Wuhan Over Virus Outbreak -NTV
Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - January 31, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Public Health & Prevention News Source Type: news

Turkey to evacuate citizens from China's Wuhan over virus outbreak: NTV
Turkey will evacuate 32 citizens and their families from China's Wuhan, at the epicenter of a new virus outbreak, in the coming days, the country's ambassador to China said on Wednesday as the death toll rose to 132. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Turkey to Start Screening Passengers on Flights From China -Anadolu Turkey to Start Screening Passengers on Flights From China -Anadolu
Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - January 27, 2020 Category: Pathology Tags: Public Health & Prevention News Source Type: news

Somalia: Turkey Sends Team to Airlift Victims of Weekend Bombing N Mogadishu for Treatment
[Dalsan Radio] Members of the Turkey's National Medical Rescue Team departed for Somalia's capital Tuesday to bring those wounded in a suicide car bombing over the weekend back to Turkey. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 21, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Somalia: PM Visits Wounded Turkish and Somali Citizens At Hospital
[Shabelle] Somali Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire visited Turkish nationals together with several Somali security agencies wounded in the al-Shabaab car bomb attack on Saturday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 21, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Evaluation of child marriage in a Turkish sample: 8  years' data - Kuygun Karci C, Cam Ray P, Yolga Tahiroglu A, Avcı A, Gul Celik G, Cekin N, Evliyaoglu N.
This study aims to examine 167 adolescents who were referred by courts between 2008 and 2016 to prepare medical-legal reports on their suitability for marriage. Most were illiterate or graduates of primary/secondary school; only 17 (10.2%) were still at hi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The characteristics of the patients in mass public shootings among coup attempt in Turkey: a single-center hospital response - A çıksarı K, Koçak M, Solakoğlu GA, Turan Ö, Erinc S, Ekinci Ö, Aydın E.
In this study, we aimed to investigate the characteristics of patient flow admitted to our hos... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Retrospective analysis of traumatic dental injuries in the western Black Sea region of Turkey - Gokcek M, Durmuslar S, Kokturk F.
BACKGROUND: The incidence of traumatic dental injuries is affected by social, environmental, and socioeconomic variables. For this reason, epidemiological studies are an important tool for increasing social consciousness and guiding the necessary precautio... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Falls Source Type: news

Nine researchers receive EMBO Installation Grants to establish independent laboratories
(EMBO) EMBO is pleased to announce that nine life scientists have been selected to receive Installation Grants, which will support them in establishing independent laboratories in the Czech Republic, Poland, Portugal and Turkey. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - January 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Roasted turkey with balsamic sauce
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Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - January 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

H5N8 strain of bird flu found at turkey farm in Hungary
The H5N8 strain of bird flu has been found at a large turkey farm in northwestern Hungary, the National Food Chain Safety Authority (NEBIH) said on Monday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Woman, 28, is left flat-chested 'following botched surgery in Turkey'
WARNING, GRAPHIC CONTENT: Zara Rodriguez travelled to Istanbul for the breast enlargement. Her left breast became infected and she needed the implants removed. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mother-of-two's breast implants 'fall out of her chest' after botched surgery in Turkey
WARNING, GRAPHIC CONTENT: Angelica Isaksen, from Sweden, paid £5,940 for her second breast enhancement last June. She claims her right implant began falling out after two weeks. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Factors affecting organ donation rate during devastating brain injuries: a 6-year data analysis - Arslanta ş R, C Evik BE.
Objectives: The discrepancy between organ donation rate and the number of patients waiting transplantation has been a common problem in Turkey. Intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH), traumatic brain injury (TBI), anoxic encephalopathy, stroke, and brain tu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 8, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Evaluation of clinical and suicidal behavior characteristics among urban, Turkish middle-age depressive patients with comorbid attention deficit hyperactivity disorder - Delibas DH, Erdogan E, Gulseren S.
BACKGROUND: In the presence of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) together with additional psychiatric diseases, the treatment process and prognosis of both ADHD and psychiatric comorbidity are adversely affected. AIMS: The aim of this study i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 8, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

PKK violence against civilians: beyond the individual, understanding collective targeting - Masullo J, O ’Connor F.
This article examines the logic of civilian targeting in the Turkish-Kurdish civil war. It analyzes two instances of PKK violence: against pro-state Village Guards' families in the 1980s and school-teachers in the 1990s. Against original data, we evaluate ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Reflections for a New Year
By Roberto SavioROME, Jan 3 2020 (IPS) In a world shaken by so many problems, it is difficult to look at 2020 and not make some kind of holistic analysis. While enormous progress has been made on many fronts, it is clear that the tide has turned, and we are now entering – or have already entered – a new low point in the history of humankind.. Roberto SavioToday, we face an unprecedented existential threat brought about by the climate crisis. According to scientists, we have until 2030 to stop climate change, after which human conditions will be under several threats. Yet, we have just had a world conference in...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Roberto Savio Tags: Climate Change Democracy Economy & Trade Education Environment Featured Financial Crisis Gender Global Headlines Health Human Rights LGBTQ Migration & Refugees Poverty & SDGs Religion TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Delinquency among Turkish adolescents: testing Akers' social structure and social learning theory - Solakoglu O, Yuksek DA.
The purposes of this study are to examine how social learning processes and social structure correlate with delinquency among Turkish adolescents and to articulate to what extent Akers's social structure and social learning (SSSL) theory explains delinquen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Poland hit by bird flu outbreak on turkey farms
Bird flu has been detected in turkeys in eastern Poland, authorities said on Wednesday, and local media reported that the outbreak could require up to 40,000 birds to be slaughtered. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Food scientists say don't wash the turkey. Here's why.
Cleaning poultry spreads germs. So despite what you saw Julia Child do, stick with the 4 Cs of preparation: Cleaning, cooking, chilling and (avoiding) cross-contamination. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - December 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Food scientists say don't wash the turkey. Here's why
Cleaning poultry spreads germs. So despite what you saw Julia Child do, stick with the 4 Cs of preparation: Cleaning, cooking, chilling and (avoiding) cross-contamination. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - December 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Parents: Turkey makes great leftovers -- opioids do not
(University of Michigan) Leftover prescription opioids pose big risks to kids, yet most parents keep their own and their child's unused painkillers even after they're no longer medically necessary for pain. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - December 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

BONNIE ESTRIDGE on life with Alzheimer's: They've banned me from the kitchen… and I'm delighted!
BONNIE ESTRIDGE: This year the girls are coming over for Christmas Day, and my husband Chris will work his magic with a small turkey. Seeing them is what it's all about for me. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Koios touts study on AI for breast biopsy
Artificial intelligence (AI) software developer Koios Medical is highlighting...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Enlitic signs deal for AI in Turkey, Eastern Europe Zebra lands AI deal with DePuy Synthes Expansion of AI tools highlights GE at RSNA FDA clears Koios Medical's breast cancer software How should AI be used in breast ultrasound? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 20, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Dry January: Could you pull it off?
Going cold turkey after the excesses of the holidays is a growing trend. We asked you to weigh in. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - December 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Ottawa Source Type: news

Enlitic signs deal for AI in Turkey, Eastern Europe
Deep-learning developer Enlitic has expanded its partnership with healthcare...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Enlitic joins forces with NMC Health in the Middle East Enlitic raises $25M in funding round Enlitic signs data deal with cancer center firm Select Enlitic wraps up new funding round Enlitic inks deal to bring deep learning to China (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 20, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

81 horses culled on Turkish island amid disease outbreak
Eighty-one horses on an island off Istanbul have been culled following an outbreak of a fatal equine disease (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Be careful with your turkey, Canadians warned, with salmonella outbreak ongoing
Canadians cooking with poultry are being warned by the Public Health Agency of Canada to take extra care as a nation-wide salmonella outbreak continues. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - December 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/PEI Source Type: news

How an academic's death by suicide impacts coworkers and an organization - Sever M, Ozdemir S.
To understand the impact of an academic's suicide death on the organization and coworkers in a Turkish academic institution, we used a phenomenological design on data gathered from the deceased person's colleagues (five) and administrators (two). We identi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 17, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Gambia: Four Jammeh Victims Leave Banjul for Turkey Today for Treatment
[Foroyaa] Four Gambian victims of human rights violations under the regime of ex-president Yahya Jammeh will today leave The Gambia for Turkey for treatment. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 17, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Prevalence of violence against older adults and associated factors in Çanakkale, Turkey: A cross-sectional study - Gürsoy MY, Kara F.
This study was designed to determine the prevalence of domestic violence against older adults and the associated risk factors in Çanakkale, Turkey. METHODS: A cross-sectional, population-based study was carried out, including 1230 individuals... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Texas Manager Pleads Guilty to Pet Food Fraud, Company Pays $4.5 Million Restitution
Texas manager, pet food, fraud, $4.5 million, restitution, Wilbur-Ellis, Rosser TX, conspiracy, adulterated pet food, ingredients, money laundering, William Haning, scheme, premium pet food, chicken meal, turkey meal, by-products, feathers, (Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - December 13, 2019 Category: Medical Law Authors: DOJ Source Type: news

November 2019 RefSeq annotations: honeybee, turkey and more
In November, the NCBI Eukaryotic Genome Annotation Pipeline has released new annotations in RefSeq for the following organisms: Actinia tenebrosa (Australian red waratah sea anemone) Apis dorsata (giant honeybee) Clupea harengus (Atlantic herring) Lonchura striata domestica (Bengalese finch) Meleagris gallopavo … Continue reading → (Source: NCBI Insights)
Source: NCBI Insights - December 13, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: NCBI Staff Tags: What's New eukaryotic genome annotation RefSeq Source Type: news

Woman's bone-eating arthritis gave her collapsing 'telescoping fingers'
Doctors in the Turkish capital of Ankara said the woman had been having treatment for rheumatoid arthritis for 18 years. It caused a complication that ended up eating away the bones in her fingers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Making Mayo's Recipes: Stock your freezer with homemade meatballs
Meatballs are a quick, make-ahead option for turning ground turkey, chicken or lean beef into dinner. You can roll and freeze uncooked meatballs when you have time. Then thaw and bake for 15 minutes on a busy night. Need some ideas for serving meatballs? Make meatball subs made with whole-wheat buns, marinara sauce and a [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - December 12, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Midlife makeover! Salesman, 47, looks unrecognisable after three cosmetic surgeries in Turkey
Neil Greenwood, from Oldham, Manchester, came home a new man after the procedures over the summer. He had been balding since his 20s and was too self-conscious to show his teeth in photos. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Factors affecting the occupational accident rates among nurses - Çelikkalp Ü, Dilek F.
OBJECTIVE: In this hospital-based study, we aimed to determine occupational accident perceptions and occupational accident reasons in sample of Turkish nurses. METHOD: In the study, the Epworth Sleepiness Scale, the Workload Scale and a Study Quest... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 6, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Outbreak of Salmonella Infections Linked to Raw Turkey Outbreak of Salmonella Infections Linked to Raw Turkey
Recent clusters of an uncommon strain of Salmonella traced to raw turkey products suggest that this strain may be widespread in the turkey industry.Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news

Trade unionists on trial in Turkey
Trade Union representatives outside the court of Justice in Sapanca, North West Turkey.   Arzu Çerkezoğlu’s case is one of many taking place against progressive trade unionists in Turkey at the moment. The erosion of democracy, rights and the rule of law in the country means that defending workers’ rights comes with extraordinary risks, so UNISON’s solidarity as an international court witness is essential. Arzu Çerkezoğlu is a medical doctor and president of both the Turkish trade union federation DISK and Dev Sağlık-İş – the Progressive Union of Health Workers. Arzu has bee...
Source: UNISON Health care news - December 3, 2019 Category: UK Health Authors: Janey Starling Tags: Article international solidarity Source Type: news

Bacon and ready-to-eat turkey products recalled in four states
A Kentucky company is recalling bacon and ready-to-eat turkey products over misbranding and undeclared allergens. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - November 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cocklebur seed oil may become an alternative biodiesel source
(Natural News) Biofuel is seen as a promising alternative to fossil fuels, and researchers continue to search for more plant-based biofuel sources. A study published in the Turkish Journal of Agriculture and Forestry suggested cocklebur (Xanthium strumarium L.) seed oil as a promising alternative biodiesel source. Researchers from Bozok University in Turkey looked at the potential... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Yorker, 19, prepares for his first EVER Thanksgiving meal after bowel transplant
Michael Dotto was diagnosed with intestinal failure as a baby when he vomited after his first feed. In June, the Syracuse teen had a transplant and is now ready to tuck into his mom's turkey. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Got Chronic Heartburn? Easy Does It During the Thanksgiving Feast
THURSDAY, Nov. 28, 2019 -- The turkey, stuffing, cranberries, green bean casserole and mashed potatoes on the Thanksgiving table may look tempting, but if you have gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) you should proceed with caution, experts... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 28, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Nutritionists reveal the best and worst ways to prepare your favorite Thanksgiving dishes
Four nutritionists spoke with DailyMail.com about the healthiest and least healthy ways to prepare turkey and side dishes on Thanksgiving and how to avoid ending up in a food coma. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Don ’t Wash Raw Turkey Before Cooking on Thanksgiving, Food Experts Warn
(NEW YORK) — Go ahead and rinse your cranberries, potatoes and green beans. But food experts say don’t — repeat don’t — wash the turkey before popping it in the oven on Thanksgiving Day. They say that could spread the germs lurking on your turkey in the kitchen sink or nearby food. But it’s been a challenge trying to convince cooks to stop rinsing off raw poultry. “If your mother did it and your grandmother did it, and suddenly the (government) says not to wash your turkey, you may take some time to adjust,” said Drusilla Banks, who teaches food sanitation for the University ...
Source: TIME: Health - November 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: CANDICE CHOI / AP Tags: Uncategorized Food Holidays onetime Source Type: news

Statistics and Stories – Time to Change the Refugee Narrative?
Rohingya refugees carry blankets at a camp in Bangladesh. Credit: Naimul Haq/IPSBy Farhana Haque RahmanROME, Nov 25 2019 (IPS) Statistics and stories. When aid agencies appeal for funding to tackle the latest refugee crisis and journalists do their reporting, then these are the two narratives most chosen — one impersonal and the other upfront and individual. The sheer numbers can feel overwhelming. The UN refugee agency UNHCR says more than 70 million people are currently displaced by conflict, the most since the Second World War. Among them are nearly 26 million who have fled their countries (over half under the age...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - November 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Farhana Haque Rahman Tags: Aid Armed Conflicts Crime & Justice Featured Gender Violence Global Headlines Health Human Rights Migration & Refugees TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Washing The Thanksgiving Turkey Could Spread Germs, Food Safety Experts Warn
NEW YORK (AP) — Go ahead and rinse your cranberries, potatoes and green beans. But food safety experts say don’t — repeat don’t — wash the turkey before popping it in the oven on Thanksgiving Day. Germs that sicken people can come from all sorts of foods, but a lot of the advice around the country’s biggest eating holiday focuses on how turkeys should be handled. Food safety experts say raw turkeys shouldn’t be washed since that can spread harmful bacteria. Cooking should kill any germs. But bacteria can still spread in other ways, so washing and sanitizing hands and surfaces are s...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - November 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Consumer Health News Food Safety Thanksgiving Source Type: news

Do you take hours to make a simple decision? You may have Fobo
Fear of missing out has a more anxious sibling and could stop you going to social events – or buying your Christmas turkey. Here’s what is behind fear of better optionsRecently, Mike Hall, 48, a management consultant based in Winchester, decided to get ahead with Christmas preparations. “Do I buy the free range bronze turkey for 10-12, or 12-14, even though there are only seven of us for Christmas Day?” he wondered, attempting to tot up all the different variables. “What about leftovers? Should I buy two turkey crowns instead? And which ones?” Such granular decision-making went on and on...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 24, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Coco Khan Tags: Health & wellbeing Mental health Society Internet Technology Health, mind and body books Anxiety Life and style Culture Shops and shopping Consumer affairs Psychology Source Type: news

Four in ten women on hormone replacement therapy can't get their medication amid mass shortages
The HRT crisis is forcing some British women to go 'cold turkey' on the advice of their GP, causing the return of debilitating menopause symptoms. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news