The impact of the long-lasting socioeconomic crisis in Greece - Stylianidis S, Souliotis K.
Since 2009, Greece has experienced a long-lasting socioeconomic crisis that has had substantial consequences on the health and mental health of the population. Unemployment, financial hardship and income loss constitute the hallmarks of the socioeconomic l... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

25 Portland-area companies that are hiring by the hundreds
Nearly seven weeks into 2019, Oregon's jobs market remains the same. That is, it's hot. Very, very hot. Even with a slight adjustment over 2018's last quarter, Oregon's unemployment rate remains entrenched at the 4 percent level. "We’re experiencing the hottest job market in nearly 50 years," said Mac Prichard, whose company Mac's List crunches jobs data and ste ers candidates toward open positions. "For the last two years, our regional unemployment rate has remained historically low. In fact,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 12, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Andy Giegerich Source Type: news

Finland's Basic Income Trial Boosts Happiness but Not Employment Finland's Basic Income Trial Boosts Happiness but Not Employment
Finland's basic income scheme did not spur its unemployed recipients to work more to supplement their earnings as hoped but it did help their wellbeing, researchers said on Friday as the government announced initial findings.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention News Source Type: news

The experience of self-employment among young people: an exploratory analysis of 28 low- to middle-income countries - Burchell BJ, Coutts AP.
Youth unemployment has become the global "wicked" policy issue for governments and multilateral agencies with many regions experiencing endemically high levels. In response, governments and international organizations have introduced more active labor mark... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Nearly 1 In 7 Kids & Teens Have Mental Health Condition, Many Untreated
By Dr. Edith Bracho-Sanchez, CNN (CNN) — Half of children with a mental health condition in the United States go without treatment, according to a study published Monday in the journal JAMA Pediatrics. The researchers analyzed data from the 2016 National Survey of Children’s Health, a nationwide survey administered to parents of children and teens. Of the 46.6 million children ages 6 through 18 whose parents completed the survey, 7.7 million had at least one mental health condition — such as depression, anxiety or attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder — and only half received treatment or counsel...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - February 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News CNN Mental Health Source Type: news

Seas of Death and Hope
By Jan LundiusSTOCKHOLM / ROME, Feb 11 2019 (IPS)The Mediterranean Sea is currently a sea of death. On the 20th of June every year, i.e. The World Refugee Day, an organization called UNITED for Intercultural Action publishes a “List of Deaths”, summarising information on where, when and under which circumstances a named individual has died due to the “fatal policies of fortress Europa”. The data are collected through information received from 550 network organisations in 48 countries and from local experts, journalists and researchers in the field of migration. The list issued in 2018 accounted for ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - February 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Jan Lundius Tags: Armed Conflicts Arts Crime & Justice Economy & Trade Education Featured Global Globalisation Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Labour Migration & Refugees Religion TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Greece, 10 Years Into Economic Crisis, Counts the Cost to Mental Health
Depression and suicide rates rose alarmingly during the debt crisis as the country cut wages and health services and increased taxes. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: NIKI KITSANTONIS Tags: European Sovereign Debt Crisis (2010- ) Politics and Government Greece Mental Health and Disorders Suicides and Suicide Attempts Shortages Psychiatry and Psychiatrists Hospitals Unemployment Recession and Depression Source Type: news

Healthcare Industry Strength Fuels Need for EMTs and Paramedics
  The tight labor market is particularly weighing on the health sector. The healthcare industry added 42,000 new jobs in January, with more than 22,000 in ambulatory health-care services and another 19,000 in hospitals, according to Friday's closely watched Labor Department report. The health-care sector has added 368,000 jobs over the past year, while unemployment continues to hover near historic lows. Read more at CNBC. (Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News)
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - February 2, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Kate Rogers (CNBC) Tags: News Videos Administration and Leadership Source Type: news

Study Links Long-Term Unemployment to Increase in Babies Born with Opioid Withdrawal
Babies born after being exposed to opioids before birth are more likely to be delivered in regions of the U.S. with high rates of long-term unemployment and lower levels of mental health services. (Source: RAND)
Source: RAND - January 30, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: news

Opioid Danger to Newborns Varies By Region
TUESDAY, Jan. 29, 2019 -- Areas of the United States with high unemployment and few mental health services have higher rates of newborns who were exposed to opioids in the womb, a new study finds. Researchers analyzed data on 6.3 million births... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 29, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

High rates of opioid prescriptions may be linked to poor labor force participation
(University of Tennessee at Knoxville) Prescription opioids may be negatively affecting labor force participation and unemployment nationwide, according to findings in a new study co-authored by economists at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and published in The Journal of Human Resources. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 28, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Where does your job rank on this best-paying jobs list?
If you want to make the big bucks, a career in health care is what you need in order to do that. According to U.S. News& World Report, occupations in health care are promising due to a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. Health care jobs took 44 of the 100 spots in the best jobs ranking and the majority of the best-paying jobs in that ranking, officials said. "Health care occupations continue to dominate the U.S. News 2019 Best Jobs rankings, with demand in the field highest… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 21, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

Where does your job rank on this best-paying jobs list?
If you want to make the big bucks, a career in health care is what you need in order to do that. According to U.S. News& World Report, occupations in health care are promising due to a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. Health care jobs took 44 of the 100 spots in the best jobs ranking and the majority of the best-paying jobs in that ranking, officials said. "Health care occupations continue to dominate the U.S. News 2019 Best Jobs rankings, with demand in the field highest… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 21, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

South Africa: Join the Queue - Why Doctors, Nurses Face Unemployment
[Bhekisisa] It's the age of austerity and it's bad news for doctors, nurses and patients alike -- unless the state can do more with less. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 21, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

State Unemployment Unchanged at 3.6 Percent
Arkansas' unemployment rate was 3.6 percent in December and unchanged from the previous month, according to a report released Friday by the state Department of Workforce Services. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - January 18, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Angola: Country Has Over 10,000 Unemployed Nurses
[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Nurses Order (ORDENFA) reported last Wednesday, in Luanda, that at least 10,000 of professionals of this area countrywide are unemployed. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 17, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Health care dominates the 25 top-paying jobs in the U.S.
If you want to make the big bucks, a career in health care is what you need. According to U.S. News& World Report, occupations in health care are promising due to a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. Health care jobs took 44 of the 100 spots in the best jobs ranking and the majority of the best-paying jobs in that ranking, officials said. "Health care occupations continue to dominate the U.S. News 2019 Best Jobs rankings, with demand in the field highest for workers to fill… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 16, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

SLIDESHOW: U.S. News & World Report shares best-paying jobs in 2019
If you want to make the big bucks, a career in health care is what you need in order to do that. According to U.S. News& World Report, occupations in health care are promising due to a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. Health-care jobs took 44 of the 100 spots in the best jobs ranking and the majority of the best-paying jobs in that ranking, officials said. "Health care occupations continue to dominate the U.S. News 2019 Best Jobs rankings, with demand in the field highest… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 14, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

These are the 25 top-paying jobs in the U.S.: SLIDESHOW
If you want to make the big bucks, a career in health care is what you need. According to U.S. News& World Report, occupations in health care are promising due to a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. Health care jobs took 44 of the 100 spots in the best jobs ranking and the majority of the best-paying jobs in that ranking, officials said. "Health care occupations continue to dominate the U.S. News 2019 Best Jobs rankings, with demand in the field highest for workers to fill… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 14, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

These are the 25 best-paying jobs in 2019 (Slideshow)
If you want to make the big bucks, a career in health care is what you need in order to do that. According to U.S. News& World Report, occupations in health care are promising due to a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. Health care jobs took 44 of the 100 spots in the best jobs ranking and the majority of the best-paying jobs in that ranking, officials said. "Health care occupations continue to dominate the U.S. News 2019 Best Jobs rankings, with demand in the field highest… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 10, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

These are the 25 best-paying jobs in 2019 (Slideshow)
If you want to make the big bucks, a career in health care is what you need in order to do that. According to U.S. News& World Report, occupations in health care are promising due to a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. Health care jobs took 44 of the 100 spots in the best jobs ranking and the majority of the best-paying jobs in that ranking, officials said. "Health care occupations continue to dominate the U.S. News 2019 Best Jobs rankings, with demand in the field highest… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 10, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Church, Health Ministry Launches Anti-Drug Campaign
[VOA] A group of concerned Zimbabweans has started an anti-alcohol and drug campaign, targeting communities in which unemployed young people resort to drinking and using narcotics to alleviate the stress of not having work. Those involved in the campaign say the solution lies largely with improving the country's moribund economy. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 10, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

These are the 25 best-paying jobs, according to U.S. News & World Report
If you want to make the big bucks, a career in health care might be want you need. According to U.S. News& World Report, occupations in health care are promising, with a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. Health care jobs took 44 of the 100 spots in the best jobs ranking and the majority of the best-paying jobs in that ranking. "Health care occupations continue to dominate the U.S. News 2019 Best Jobs rankings, with demand in the field highest for workers to fill roles… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 9, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

These are the 25 best-paying jobs, according to U.S. News & World Report
If you want to make the big bucks, a career in health care might be want you need. According to U.S. News& World Report, occupations in health care are promising, with a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. Health care jobs took 44 of the 100 spots in the best jobs ranking and the majority of the best-paying jobs in that ranking. "Health care occupations continue to dominate the U.S. News 2019 Best Jobs rankings, with demand in the field highest for workers to fill roles… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 9, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

These are the 25 best-paying U.S. jobs, according to US News & World Report
If you want to make the big bucks, a career in health care might be just what you need. According to U.S. News& World Report, occupations in health care are promising, with a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. Health care jobs took 44 of the 100 spots in the best jobs ranking and the majority of the best-paying jobs in that ranking, officials said. "Health care occupations continue to dominate the U.S. News 2019 Best Jobs rankings, with demand in the field highest for workers… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 9, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

The 25 best-paying U.S. jobs: Report
If you want to make the big bucks, a career in health care is what you need in order to do that. According to U.S. News& World Report, occupations in health care are promising due to a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. Health care jobs took 44 of the 100 spots in the best jobs ranking and the majority of the best-paying jobs in that ranking, officials said. "Health care occupations continue to dominate the U.S. News 2019 Best Jobs rankings, with demand in the field highest… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 9, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

US News & World Report shares best-paying jobs in 2019 (Slideshow)
If you want to make the big bucks, a career in health care is what you need in order to do that. According to U.S. News& World Report, occupations in health care are promising due to a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. Health care jobs took 44 of the 100 spots in the best jobs ranking and the majority of the best-paying jobs in that ranking, officials said. "Health care occupations continue to dominate the U.S. News 2019 Best Jobs rankings, with demand in the field highest… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 9, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

These are the 25 best-paying U.S. jobs, according to US News & World Report
If you want to make the big bucks, a career in health care might be just what you need. According to U.S. News& World Report, occupations in health care are promising, with a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. Health care jobs took 44 of the 100 spots in the best jobs ranking and the majority of the best-paying jobs in that ranking, officials said. "Health care occupations continue to dominate the U.S. News 2019 Best Jobs rankings, with demand in the field highest for workers… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 9, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

(SLIDESHOW) U.S. News & World Report shares best-paying jobs in 2019
If you want to make the big bucks, a career in health care is what you need in order to do that. According to U.S. News& World Report, occupations in health care are promising due to a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. Health care jobs took 44 of the 100 spots in the best jobs ranking and the majority of the best-paying jobs in that ranking, officials said. "Health care occupations continue to dominate the U.S. News 2019 Best Jobs rankings, with demand in the field highest… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 9, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

The 25 best-paying U.S. jobs: Report
If you want to make the big bucks, a career in health care is what you need in order to do that. According to U.S. News& World Report, occupations in health care are promising due to a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. Health care jobs took 44 of the 100 spots in the best jobs ranking and the majority of the best-paying jobs in that ranking, officials said. "Health care occupations continue to dominate the U.S. News 2019 Best Jobs rankings, with demand in the field highest… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 8, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

The 25 best-paying U.S. jobs: Report
If you want to make the big bucks, a career in health care is what you need in order to do that. According to U.S. News& World Report, occupations in health care are promising due to a combination of high salaries and low unemployment rates. Health care jobs took 44 of the 100 spots in the best jobs ranking and the majority of the best-paying jobs in that ranking, officials said. "Health care occupations continue to dominate the U.S. News 2019 Best Jobs rankings, with demand in the field highest… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 8, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

How Losing Money Can Increase Your Risk of Heart Disease —Even If You’re Young
Money issues are a common source of anxiety — and they can have negative effects on heart health for both young people and for those who are older, researchers have found. In a new study published in the journal Circulation, scientists collected data from nearly 4,000 people for 15 years, starting from when they were 23 years to 35 years old. They asked them for their income at the start of the study and four more times, and also analyzed their medical records for heart events and deaths. During the study period, the researchers found that people who experienced more income volatility — which mostly consisted o...
Source: TIME: Health - January 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized Heart Disease Source Type: news

Italy Has the ‘Greenest Agriculture’ in Europe, But it’s Not Sustainable
The New Agriculture Cooperative was founded in 1977 by a group of young unemployed, labourers and farmers with two main objectives: create employment in agriculture and prevent the construction of a vast area of high environmental value. In 1990 the conversion to organic farming began, followed in 1996 by the conversion of livestocks. In 2010 the Cooperative moved to biodynamic agriculture. Credit: Maged Srour/IPSBy Maged SrourROME, Dec 23 2018 (IPS)While Italian agriculture is in a leading position in terms of organic farming, sustainable agriculture and being at the forefront of biodiversity conservation; water scarcity,...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - December 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Maged Srour Tags: Development & Aid Editors' Choice Europe Featured Food & Agriculture Food Sustainability Headlines Health Projects Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Barilla Center for Food and Nutrition Foundation (BCFN) Barilla Foundat Source Type: news

Arkansas' Unemployment Rate at 3.6 Percent in November
Arkansas' unemployment rate rose one-tenth of a percentage point from October to November, to 3.6 percent, the state Department of Workforce Services reported Friday. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - December 21, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Congo-Kinshasa: Steps New Government Must Take to Get the DRC Onto a Sounder Footing
[The Conversation Africa] The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has been consumed by conflict and instability over the past two decades. The state is weak while unemployment is rife and good health care and education are inaccessible for most people. The Conversation Africa asked Marta I ñiguez about the country's troubles, and what can be done to turn the situation around. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 21, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Global Anti-Human Trafficking Coalition
Child labourers rescued in Delhi waiting to be sent back to their villages. Credit: Bachpan Bachao Andolan.By Vladimir BozovicBELGRADE, Serbia, Dec 18 2018 (IPS)Entire human history is one great struggle for freedom. To many, slavery is a synonym for something in the past, for transatlantic slave trade, but, unfortunately, slavery still exists in many different forms. Records show that over twenty seven million men, women and children still live today in conditions that characterized social form of the slave ownership. They are trapped in forced labor and debt bondage, in domicile work and forced marriages, or they are bei...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - December 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Vladimir Bozovic Tags: Crime & Justice Development & Aid Economy & Trade Featured Gender Violence Global Global Governance Globalisation Headlines Health Human Rights Labour Migration & Refugees North America Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

AP analysis: Unemployment, income affect life expectancy
New data from the National Center for Health Statistics show just how much your neighborhood can impact the length of your life (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Unemployment and suicide in Italy: evidence of a long-run association mitigated by public unemployment spending - Mattei G, Pistoresi B.
From the mid-1990s on, the suicide rate in Italy declined steadily, then apparently rose again after the onset of the Great Recession, along with a sharp increase in unemployment. The aim of this study is to test the association between the suicide rate an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

The association between economic uncertainty and suicide in the short-run - Vandoros S, Avendano M, Kawachi I.
The objective of this article was to examine whether daily fluct... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

In times of low unemployment, nursing home quality suffers
(Georgetown University Medical Center) The low unemployment rate in the US -- which fell to a 49-year low in September and October -- is good news to many people, but perhaps not to residents of nursing homes. A Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC) study found that quality of care in nursing homes improves during periods of recession and worsens when the economy is good. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - December 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Young adult unemployment and later depression and anxiety: does childhood neighborhood matter? - Lee JO, Jones TM, Yoon Y, Hackman DA, Yoo JP, Kosterman R.
Young adulthood represents a developmental period with disproportionately heightened risk of losing a job. Young adult unemployment has been linked to increased mental health problems, at least in the short term. However, their possible long-term impacts, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 30, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Asia-Pacific Takes Stock of Ambitious Development Targets
By Armida Salsiah Alisjahbana and Natalia KanemBANGKOK, Thailand, Nov 28 2018 (IPS)Ministers and senior policymakers across Asia and the Pacific are gathered in Bangkok this week to focus on population dynamics at a crucial time for the region. Their goal: to keep people and rights at the heart of the region’s push for sustainable development. They will be considering how successful we have been in balancing economic growth with social imperatives, underpinned by rights and choices for all as enshrined in the landmark Programme of Action stemming from the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development, o...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - November 28, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Armida Salsiah Alisjahbana and Natalia Kanem 2 Tags: Asia-Pacific Conferences Development & Aid Economy & Trade Education Featured Gender Headlines Health Human Rights Inequity Labour Population Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Women's Health Source Type: news

Malawi: High Rate of Unemployed Health Workers Worry Stakeholders
[Nyasa Times] At least 2,000 nurses and midwives in Malawi, some having graduated as far as two years ago, remain unemployed yet public health facilities in the country are facing acute shortage of health workers. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 27, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Liberia: 37% Liberians Go Without Food Due to Unemployment
[Observer] -34 Countries' Afrobarometer Shows (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 27, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

What can social work do to mitigate caregiver-perpetrated physical aggression? A study among caregivers of orphaned and vulnerable female adolescents in South Africa - Spyrelis A, Thurman TR, Luckett B, Taylor TM.
Many children in South Africa live outside of parental care due to orphanhood, parental labour migration, unemployment, and unstable formal partnerships. Few studies have examined risk factors for parent-to-child physical aggression (PCPA), a term encompas... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 26, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Do local employment conditions affect women's pregnancy intentions?
(Wiley) Economic conditions can shape the decisions that adults make about their families, such as whether and when to have children. A recent Journal of Marriage& Family analysis of US women aged 20 to 44 years found that higher unemployment rates were associated with a lower likelihood of unintended pregnancy. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Post-Soviet Union happiness lag between east and west Europe explained
(University of Kent) The upheaval caused by the collapse of the Soviet Union that left millions of workers unemployed for long periods of time could be the reason for the sizeable 'transition happiness gap' that existed for many years between east and western nations in Europe, according to new research. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

CONFIRMED: Vegetables are mankind's most affordable source of vitamins and minerals needed for good health
(Natural News) An ideal diet includes a lot of fruits and vegetables to ensure overall health. However, according to a study, vegetables can also help provide food and nutrition security. Vegetable farming can even address rural poverty and unemployment. It’s a well-known fact that vegetables are nutritious. Vegetables contain potassium that can help manage healthy... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

State Unemployment Unchanged at 3.5 Percent
Arkansas' unemployment rate was 3.5 percent in October and unchanged from the previous month, according to a report released Friday by the state Department of Workforce Services. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - November 16, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news