Hospitals Aren't Making Money; Protect Yourself From Medical Gaslighting
(MedPage Today) -- Welcome to this week's edition of Healthcare Career Insights. This weekly roundup highlights healthcare career-related articles culled from across the Web to help you learn what's next.Hospitals still aren't making money –... (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - August 14, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Illumina Helped the World Fight COVID-19. Now, CEO Francis deSouza Has Monkeypox in His Sights
As chief executive of San Diego-based genomic sequencing company Illumina, Francis deSouza feels well-placed to witness the world’s next great scientific transformation. “I really believe that just like the 20th century was the era of the bit and the digital revolution, the 21st century is likely to be remembered as the era of the genome,” he says. “We’re seeing that play out in terms of genomic-based screening and diagnostics emerging, like Illumina’s offerings, but we’re also seeing the emergence of genomic-based medicine.” DeSouza’s excitement is understandable. Well...
Source: TIME: Health - August 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: John Simons Tags: Uncategorized biztech2030 The Leadership Brief Source Type: news

Terminal cancer student: 'My bucket list is never-ending... because when it ends, I end'
FOUR years into a devastating diagnosis of terminal brain cancer, the inspirational Laura Nuttall says she is privileged to discover the value of life, and is determined not to waste one minute of it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cultivating tomorrow ’s leaders in health care
Almost all clinicians will take on leadership responsibilities during their career, yet most of their training focuses on patient care rather than building leadership skills. To fill this gap, the Wake Forest Interprofessional Leaders in Health Care (ILHC) program helps students identify their personal leadership and communication styles and build the confidence and esteem they will need as practicing clinicians. The program, now in its fifth year, serves about 30 medical, physician assistant and … (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 14, 2022 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist Source Type: news

Statement by President Joe Biden on the Attack on Salman Rushdie ​
Jill and I were shocked and saddened to learn of the vicious attack on Salman Rushdie yesterday in New York. We, together with all Americans and #salmanrushdie #salmanrushdiejill (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brain Scans Reveal Hidden Shape of Thinking Predicting Learning Better Than Test Scores
New findings point to a new way of integrating neuroscience with education (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - August 13, 2022 Category: Disability Tags: Disability Education Source Type: news

Female protesters beaten by Taliban fighters during rare Kabul rally
Shots fired into air and rifle butts used to attack dozens of women protesting outside Afghan education ministry #rifle #afghan #kabul #educationministry #protesters #taliban (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Up Your Skin Care Routine During Hot Summer Months
SATURDAY, Aug. 13, 2022 -- Sweating can affect your skin, so learning how to handle it should be an important part of your skin care regime, a Baylor College of Medicine aesthetician says. " Sweating is an important bodily function that cools you... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 13, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Colleges warn students about monkeypox risk as fall term approaches
Monkeypox, which spreads through intimate contact, poses yet more public health challenges for campuses weary of a coronavirus pandemic now in its third year. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - August 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nick Anderson Source Type: news

Influence of mothers and female students location on their attitudes towards female genital mutilation: counselling implication - Noyosase Igbineweka M, Ataha UC.
This study assessed the influence of mothers and female student's location on their attitudes towards female genital mutilation in Delta state, Nigeria: counselling implication. The design was the cross sectional descriptive survey research design. Two que... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 13, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Influence of the location of mothers and female students on their attitudes towards female genital mutilation: implications for counselling - Noyosase Igbineweka M, Ataha UC.
This study assessed the influence of the location of mothers and female students on their attitudes towards female genital mutilation in Delta State, Nigeria, and suggested some implications for counselling. The design was cross sectional descriptive surve... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 13, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Authoritarian personality in social work students - Hricov á A, Bendová M, Mrhálek T.
The objective of the study is to identify the share of the authoritarian personality in social work students, as well as the format of these students' studies. Data collection was implemented via a survey method using a standardized F-scale questionnaire, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 13, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

How brain surgeon Henry Marsh went from doctor to patient: ‘I blurted out the question we all ask – how long have I got?’
For years, the author and neurosurgeon dismissed symptoms of prostate cancer. Then he finally got the diagnosis he ’d been avoiding …It seemed a bit of a joke at the time – that I should have my own brain scanned. I should have known better. I had always advised patients and friends to avoid having brain scans unless they had significant problems. You might not like what you see, I told them.I had volunteered to take part in a study of brain scans in healthy people. I was curious to see my own brain, if only in the greyscale pixels of an MRI scan. I had spent much of my life looking at brain scans or living brains wh...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 13, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Henry Marsh Tags: Health Cancer Prostate cancer Books Culture Cancer research Medical research Science Society Doctors Source Type: news

Angola: How Angola is Training Nurses to Support Safe Birth During Emergencies
[UNFPA] Namibe -- "Working with women, my biggest challenge is to bring knowledge, because those who do not have knowledge will not be able to do anything. Those with knowledge already know what to do during pregnancy," said Carolina Manuel Sousa, 42, a third-class midwifery nursing technician in Namibe province, Angola. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 13, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Covid: The symptom that can take years to recover from – seen in 90% of mild Covid cases
CORONAVIRUS has been present in the UK for over two and a half years, and scientists are learning more about the virus and how long the symptoms it causes last for - even for mild cases of covid. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news