Kenya: Kenya Among States 'Most Vulnerable' to COVID-19
[East African] Kenya, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Vietnam, Kazakhstan, Cambodia and Nepal are the top seven low and middle-income countries most vulnerable to direct adverse economic losses due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in China (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 17, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Hundreds of Cruise Ship Passengers Stuck in Cambodia After Coronavirus Case Confirmed
Hundreds of passengers from a cruise ship are stuck in Cambodia while officials test them for a coronavirus after an elderly woman who had disembarked was found to have the virus. U.S. State Department officials said that 200 Americans remain in Cambodia, waiting to be cleared for travel, including 92 who remain on board the Holland America Line ship the Westerdam. Cambodian officials asked those in hotels in the country not to leave their rooms while further testing is done. According to the cruise line, the first batch of 406 tests were negative, and cleared guests were allowed to travel home. On Monday, Holland America...
Source: TIME: Health - February 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Amy Gunia, Hillary Leung and Madeleine Carlisle Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 onetime overnight Travel Source Type: news

Vietnam imposes first mass quarantine outside of China, 10,000 residents on lockdown
(Natural News) Covid-19, as they’re now calling it, also known as the Wuhan coronavirus, is spreading so quickly into nearby Vietnam that the southeast Asian country has now implemented its own mandatory quarantine, the first outside of China. Roughly 10,000 people living near Hanoi, Vietnam’s capital, are reportedly under a government-imposed lockdown after six new... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vietnam turns away two cruise ships over coronavirus fears
Vietnam has denied permission to dock for two cruise ships amid fears of coronavirus infections on board, according to state media, ship tracking websites and messages posted to social media by passengers. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Vietnam says monitoring over 5,000 Chinese workers for coronavirus
Vietnam is monitoring more than 5,000 workers who returned to the Southeast Asian country after the Lunar New Year holiday for signs of coronavirus, state media reported on Friday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Vietnam quarantines rural community of 10,000 because of coronavirus
Vietnam has quarantined a community of 10,000 people near the capital, Hanoi, for 20 days because of fears the coronavirus could spread there, two local officials told Reuters on Thursday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

CT outpaces DNA testing for early coronavirus detection
Researchers from China are reporting that chest CT was able to detect COVID-19,...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: CT traces disease progression in novel coronavirus Radiologists list top 5 CT features for novel coronavirus CT, x-ray help delineate 1st coronavirus case in U.S. X-ray helps diagnose coronavirus in Vietnamese man Abnormal chest CT findings anchor coronavirus outbreak (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 13, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

RSNA launches image-based case series on coronavirus
The RSNA has curated a series of radiological images of the 2019 novel coronavirus...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: CT traces disease progression in novel coronavirus Radiologists list top 5 CT features for novel coronavirus CT, x-ray help delineate 1st coronavirus case in U.S. Wuhan coronavirus spread may be vastly underestimated X-ray helps diagnose coronavirus in Vietnamese man (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 12, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Vietnam needs stimulus package to alleviate coronavirus impact, ministry says
Vietnam must work out a stimulus package this month to help businesses cope with a coronavirus epidemic that is expected to keep the economy from achieving a target of 6.8% growth this year, the planning ministry said on Wednesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

CT traces disease progression in novel coronavirus
An ongoing investigation into the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak has...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Radiologists list top 5 CT features for novel coronavirus CT, x-ray help delineate 1st coronavirus case in U.S. Wuhan coronavirus spread may be vastly underestimated X-ray helps diagnose coronavirus in Vietnamese man X-ray, CT uncover novel coronavirus-infected pneumonia (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 7, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Radiologists list top 5 CT features for novel coronavirus
What should radiologists look for in cases suspicious for the novel coronavirus...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: CT, x-ray help delineate 1st coronavirus case in U.S. Wuhan coronavirus spread may be vastly underestimated X-ray helps diagnose coronavirus in Vietnamese man Abnormal chest CT findings anchor coronavirus outbreak X-ray, CT uncover novel coronavirus-infected pneumoniaComments: 2/5/2020 3:42:17 AMtiffanyhclau SARS = Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 5, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Landscape-level surveys are necessary to address large-scale wildlife losses from poaching
(Forschungsverbund Berlin) Widespread poaching in tropical biodiversity hotspots is causing unprecedented declines in wildlife populations, known as defaunation. A new study provides evidence that large-scale systematic surveys and novel methods of data collection and analysis, are necessary to assess the extent and distribution of poaching and its impact on biodiversity in forest exposed to severe defaunation. The research team, led by the Leibniz-IZW, comprised scientists, conservationists and government counterparts, including representatives from WWF-Vietnam and WWF-Laos. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 5, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Spreading Along With the Coronavirus: Confusion
People with travel plans to China and other Asian countries, are looking for answers about flight cancellations, refunds and, chiefly, safety. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tariro Mzezewa Tags: Travel and Vacations Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Airlines and Airplanes Travel Warnings Cathay Pacific Airways China Eastern Airlines China Southern Delta Air Lines Inc Korean Air Lines Vietnam Airlines Source Type: news

Vietnam to quarantine 950 people returning from China at military camps
Vietnam has assigned the military to quarantine 950 Vietnamese returning from China, where the coronavirus epidemic has killed more than 420 people, state media reported on Tuesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

A Bigger Impact in a Smaller World: The China Situation
People wear face masks in the waiting area at China's Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport. Credit: UN News/Jing ZhangBy Fairuz AhmedNEW YORK, Feb 3 2020 (IPS) We are now living in a hyper communicative world where news does travel faster than lightning. Boundaries, borders, geographical and time differences have become next to obsolete in today’s speed driven world. At any point in time people, news and local occurrences can influence internationally without much local isolation. Along with the advantages of technology, communications and connections world is also facing new challenges that are proportionally evolv...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - February 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Fairuz Ahmed Tags: Asia-Pacific Economy & Trade Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Population TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Vietnam confirms three new cases of coronavirus, bringing the total to eight
Vietnam confirmed an additional three cases of the new coronavirus, the health ministry said, bringing the country's total to eight cases. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Vietnam airlines resume flights to Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau after government lifts bans
Vietnam Airlines and Vietjet Air will resume flights to Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau from Sunday, the companies said, after the Hanoi government eased restrictions over virus concerns. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Coronavirus Live Updates: Vietnam and Australia Curb Access to China as Death Toll Passes 250
Australia joined the United States in temporarily barring foreigners who have recently visited China. Vietnam barred almost all flights from and to China. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: The New York Times Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Australia China American Airlines Delta Air Lines Inc Source Type: news

Vietnam Airlines to suspend flights to China, HK, Taiwan over virus
Vietnam Airlines will suspend its flights to China, Hong Kong and Taiwan with effect from Saturday, over the outbreak of a new coronavirus, the company said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Wuhan coronavirus spread may be vastly underestimated
Up to 75,800 people in the city of Wuhan, China, are estimated to be infected...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: CT, x-ray help delineate 1st coronavirus case in U.S. X-ray helps diagnose coronavirus in Vietnamese man FDA takes action to counter novel coronavirus Abnormal chest CT findings anchor coronavirus outbreak X-ray, CT uncover novel coronavirus-infected pneumonia (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 1, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

CT, x-ray help delineate 1st coronavirus case in U.S.
As the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) continues to spread across the globe,...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: X-ray helps diagnose coronavirus in Vietnamese man Abnormal chest CT findings anchor coronavirus outbreak X-ray, CT uncover novel coronavirus-infected pneumonia Lancet study maps 2015 MERS outbreak in South Korea Chest CT details characteristics of MERS virus infection (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 31, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

WHO Declares Coronavirus a Public Health Emergency, Highlights Need to Support Countries ‘Weaker Health Systems’
Colorised scanning electron micrograph of MERS virus particles (yellow) both budding and attached to the surface of infected VERO E6 cells (blue). Credit: NIAIDBy Samira SadequeUNITED NATIONS, Jan 31 2020 (IPS) Weeks into widespread panic about the “Coronavirus” that has so far killed at least 170 people in China, the World Health Organisation (WHO) on Thursday declared it a public health emergency. As of Friday, the disease had spread to all the regions in Mainland China, with more than 7,500 cases in the country alone, according to the BBC.  In a statement, WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebrey...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Samira Sadeque Tags: Asia-Pacific Featured Global Headlines Health IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Coronavirus World Health Organization (WHO) Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Launches Multi-Pronged Response to Coronavirus Global Public Health Threat
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., January 29, 2020 – Johnson & Johnson today announced that it is mobilizing resources at its Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies to launch a multi-pronged response to the novel coronavirus (also known as 2019-nCoV or Wuhan coronavirus) outbreak. As part of this work, the Company has initiated efforts to develop a vaccine candidate against 2019-nCoV and broadly collaborate with others to screen a library of antiviral therapies. Identifying compounds with antiviral activity against 2019-nCoV may contribute to providing immediate relief to the current outbreak.“J&J has a long-standing comm...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - January 29, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

Family's Experience in Vietnam Shows Coronavirus Spreading Outside China
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 29, 2020 -- A man from Wuhan, the Chinese city that's the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, apparently transmitted the infection to his son living in Vietnam, a new case report shows. The report, published Jan. 28 in the New... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 29, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

X-ray helps diagnose coronavirus in Vietnamese man
Radiography was one of several diagnostic tools that helped detect the presence...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 29, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Wuhan Coronavirus Cluster Suggests Human-to-Human Spread Wuhan Coronavirus Cluster Suggests Human-to-Human Spread
A family cluster of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in Vietnam is further evidence of human-to-human transmission.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - January 29, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Wuhan Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 106 in China as CDC Confirms 5 Cases in U.S.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed five cases of a SARS-like form of coronavirus in the U.S. On Tuesday, Chinese officials announced 25 additional deaths from the infection, raising the death toll to 106. The disease, which is believed to have originated in a seafood market in the Chinese central city of Wuhan, has infected a few thousand people across China and has also spread to other countries. Chinese officials have confirmed more than 4,400 cases of the novel coronavirus nationwide and more than 2,700 cases in Hubei, the province where Wuhan is located, according to a virus tracker maint...
Source: TIME: Health - January 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sanya Mansoor Tags: Uncategorized China Infectious Disease onetime overnight Source Type: news

Wuhan Coronavirus Infections Have Now Surpassed the Official Number of SARS Cases in China
Chinese officials confirmed Wednesday that the number of people infected by a new form of coronavirus in the country has reached 5,974, a total that surpasses the official cases tallied on the mainland during an outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) in 2002 and 2003. SARS infected 5,237 people in mainland China, and killed almost 800 people across the world. The new SARS-like form of coronavirus has killed 132 people in China. The disease, which is believed to have originated in a seafood market in the Chinese central city of Wuhan, has also spread to other countries, including the U.S., where five cases hav...
Source: TIME: Health - January 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sanya Mansoor and Amy Gunia Tags: Uncategorized China Infectious Disease onetime overnight Source Type: news

WHO Highlights Human to Human Transmission Concerns From Wuhan Coronavirus as Death Toll Rises to 133
Chinese officials confirmed Wednesday that the number of people infected by a new form of coronavirus in the country has reached more than 6,000, a total that surpasses the official cases tallied on the mainland during an outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) in 2002 and 2003. SARS infected 5,237 people in mainland China, and killed almost 800 people across the world. The new SARS-like form of coronavirus has killed 133 people in China and more than 3,500 cases have been confirmed in Hubei, the province where Wuhan is located, according to a virus tracker maintained by researchers at Johns Hopkins University...
Source: TIME: Health - January 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sanya Mansoor and Amy Gunia Tags: Uncategorized 2019-nCoV China Infectious Disease onetime overnight Source Type: news

U.S. Plans Second Evacuation Flight From Wuhan as Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 170
As China’s new coronavirus outbreak continues to grow, the State Department announced Thursday a second evacuation flight for Americans. China confirmed Thursday that the number of people infected by a new form of coronavirus in the country has increased to more than 7,700, a total that surpasses the official cases tallied on the mainland during the 2003 outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). Then, SARS infected 5,237 people in mainland China and had a global death toll of almost 800. The new SARS-like form of coronavirus has killed 170 people in China. In Hubei province, the epicenter of the outbreak,...
Source: TIME: Health - January 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sanya Mansoor and Amy Gunia Tags: Uncategorized 2019-nCoV China Infectious Disease onetime overnight Source Type: news

Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 80 as U.S. Prepares to Evacuate Americans From Wuhan
(BEIJING) — A new viral illness being watched with a wary eye around the globe accelerated its spread in China with 80 deaths so far, while the U.S. Consulate in the city at the epicenter announced it will evacuate its personnel and some other Americans aboard a charter flight. China’s health minister said the country was entering a “crucial stage” as “it seems like the ability of the virus to spread is getting stronger.” Ma Xiaowei declined to estimate how long it would take to bring the situation under control, but said travel restrictions and other strict measures should bring results...
Source: TIME: Health - January 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Ken Moritsugu / AP Tags: Uncategorized China Infectious Disease onetime overnight Source Type: news

Coronavirus: Chinese hospitals in chaos as lockdown spreads to affect 36m people
Public transport suspended in at least 10 cities as death toll rises and heath care centres struggle to cope with influx of patientsCoronavirus outbreak latest - liveWhat we know so farAt least 36 million people in China have been affected by unprecedented lockdowns imposed across 13 cities during the country ’s most important holiday, as officials attempt to contain the deadly new coronavirus.Restrictions on movement were widened on Friday in an effort to stop the spread of the disease, which has killed 26 people, affected almost 900, and been reported across South Korea, Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan, ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 24, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Rebecca Ratcliffe and Lillian Yang in Beijing Tags: Coronavirus outbreak Science China Asia Pacific World news Source Type: news

A 36-Year-Old Man Is the Youngest Victim of the Wuhan Coronavirus Outbreak So Far
A 36-year-old man in the central Chinese city of Wuhan has become the latest—and youngest—victim of the new coronavirus outbreak, local health authorities announced Friday. The patient was not reported to have any prior medical conditions. In many of the other 26 virus deaths, health officials reported pre-existing conditions such as diabetes, hypertension and pulmonary infection. According to official data, most of the victims were between the ages of 65 and 80. The oldest were two 88-year-old men. Previously, a 48-year-old woman with diabetes was the youngest reported fatality. The 36-year-old was admitted to...
Source: TIME: Health - January 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Hillary Leung Tags: Uncategorized China Infectious Disease onetime overnight Source Type: news

A 36-Year-Old Man Is the Youngest Fatality of the Wuhan Coronavirus Outbreak So Far
A 36-year-old man in the central Chinese city of Wuhan has become one of the latest—and youngest—victim of the new coronavirus outbreak, local health authorities announced Friday, raising concerns about who can be most affected by the virus. Official data suggested that most of the previous victims were between the ages of 65 and 80. Previously a 48-year-old woman with diabetes was the youngest reported fatality. The oldest were two 88-year-old men. Beyond the age of the patient, this latest case remains of concerns to experts. In many of the other 25 virus deaths, health officials reported pre-existing condi...
Source: TIME: Health - January 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Hillary Leung Tags: Uncategorized China Infectious Disease onetime overnight Source Type: news

Coronavirus latest: What you can do to prevent the deadly virus spreading
CORONAVIRUS has now been confirmed in China, Taiwan, Japan, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam and the USA, and the rising number of cases has been sparking fears across the globe. But what can be done to prevent the deadly virus spreading? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The End Is Nigh: Doomsday Clock Reaches 100 Seconds to Midnight
Here’s the bad news: we’ve all got just 100 seconds to live. Here’s the good news: they’re metaphorical seconds, but the fact is we’ve got just 100 of them and when they tick down, it really could be the end of human life. That grim assessment comes from this morning’s update of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists‘ Doomsday Clock, announced at a press event in Washington, DC, during which the venerable nuclear watchdog group made its annual announcement of how close humanity is to destroying itself by the twin threats of nuclear weapons and climate change. The position of the clo...
Source: TIME: Science - January 23, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized climate change doomsday clock global politics Nuclear Weapons onetime Source Type: news

Depression and associated factors among infertile women at Tu Du hospital, Vietnam: a cross-sectional study - Vo TM, TT Tran Q, Le CV, Do TTH, Le MT.
BACKGROUND: About 40,000 infertile couples visit Tu Du Hospital, Vietnam for consultation and treatment of infertility per year. Depression in infertile female patients not only influences mental wellbeing, but also affects the effectiveness of infertility... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Marty Knight: A Veteran Who Continues to Serve through Volunteering with the Red Cross
Originally published on the Chicago Red Cross Stories blog.  Marty Knight has been a volunteer with the American Red Cross for the over 10 years. However, his experience with the ... The post Marty... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Military Support Volunteers deploy deployment disaster action team emergency communications message navy service to the armed forces vietnam war Source Type: news

Burden of injuries in Vietnam: emerging trends from a decade of economic achievement - Nguyen QA, Nguyen TH, Beardsley J, Castle CD, Dang AK, Dingels ZV, Fox JT, Hoang CL, Lewycka S, Liu Z, Mokdad AH, Nguyen NTT, Nguyen SH, Pham HQ, Roberts NLS, Sylte DO, Tran BX, Tran KB, Vu GT, James SL, Nguyen TH.
BACKGROUND: Vietnam has been one of the fastest-growing world economies in the past decade. The burden of injuries can be affected by economic growth given the increased exposure to causes of injury as well as decreased morbidity and mortality of those tha... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Mental illness public stigma and generational differences among Vietnamese Americans - Do M, McCleary J, Nguyen D, Winfrey K.
Public stigma is one barrier to accessing behavioral health care among Vietnamese Americans. To explore and identify features of culture and acculturation that influence behavioral health-related stigma, six focus groups were conducted with Vietnamese Amer... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Manipal-TPG in Rs 2k cr deal talks for Columbia Asia ’s India assets
Interestingly, TPG was part of the consortium — along with Malaysian conglomerate Hong Leong— that bought rest of the Asia operations of the Seattle-based chain. It paid $1.2 billion for 17 hospitals in Malaysia, Indonesia and Vietnam. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - January 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Guardian view on car culture: change is coming | Editorial
Over the holiday period the Guardian ’s leader column examines the challenges of the future by fathoming out the present. Today we look at the changing shape of car cultureLewis Hamilton ’s recent declaration of support for climate action attracted derision as well as plaudits. “I like fuel. Can I say that? I don’t like electric stuff,” was the deliberatelyprovocative response from a fellow Formula One driver, Max Verstappen. But the sport isofficially on Mr Hamilton ’s side. In November it announced a net-zero carbon target of 2030.In planning to eliminate most of the carbon emissions f...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 26, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Editorial Tags: Transport policy Electric, hybrid and low-emission cars Politics Climate change Environment Science Travel and transport Self-driving cars Motoring Technology Ethical and green living Greenhouse gas emissions Motor sport Automoti Source Type: news

'Blue Water' Vietnam Vets Can Submit Claims
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Source: AARP.org News - December 20, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

True meanings of words of emotion get lost in translation, study finds
Analysis finds there may be no universal concepts for some emotionsThe true meaning of words may be lost in translation, according to research suggesting the way people understand terms such as “anger” or “love” differs between languages.For example, while the concept of “love” is closely linked to “like” and “want” in Indo-European languages, it is strongly linked to “pity” in Austronesian languages – a family that includes Vietnamese and the Mon language spoken in parts of Myanmar.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 20, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Tags: Language Science UK news Culture Society Source Type: news

One Woman ’s 50-Year Journey with the Red Cross
In the late 1960s, the Vietnam War was an unavoidable headline. At that time, a young woman by the name of Sue Wieting was teaching at a school near Quantico, ... The post One Woman’s 50-Year... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - December 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Red Cross Life 50th anniversary Careers humanitarian jobs military service SAF service to the armed forces Sue Richter Source Type: news

Call for cooperation as 'blue boats' rob Pacific reefs
(ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies) A flotilla of Vietnamese fishing boats with crews suffering in harsh conditions is stripping Pacific coral reefs of seafood as the poaching escalates to become an international human rights and security issue. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - December 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Exploring the prevalence and factors associated with self-reported traffic crashes among app-based motorcycle taxis in Vietnam - Nguyen-Phuoc DQ, Nguyen HA, De Gruyter C, Su DN, Nguyen VH.
Motorcycle taxis play an important role in many developing countries, particularly in servicing areas where conventional public transport is not available. This form of transport has become more popular in recent years since online ride-hailing companies l... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 3, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

UK scientists bring innovative vaccine technology to Vietnam
World-leading vaccine scientists from the University of Bristol are working with one of Vietnam's major vaccine manufacturers, Vabiotech, to share cutting-edge knowledge that could help prevent future global outbreaks of avian flu and rabies. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - November 27, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Health, International, Research; Faculty of Life Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences, School of Biochemistry, Institutes, Institutes, Bristol BioDesign Institute; Press Release Source Type: news

USAID/PATH Healthy Markets and partners review first year of PrEP...
Since the one year anniversary of the nationwide launch of the pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) program in 11 provinces in Vietnam, the country is ready to roll out the program more widely due to...(PRWeb November 27, 2019)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/usaid_path_healthy_markets_and_partners_review_first_year_of_prep_implementation_in_11_provinces_and_announce_rollout_of_prep_in_15_new_provinces_in_vietnam/prweb16752502.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - November 27, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals 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