Advice on Airborne Virus Transmission Vanishes From C.D.C. Website
The new guidance, published only on Friday, had acknowledged that fine particles floating in air may spread the virus. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Apoorva Mandavilli Tags: Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Hospitals Disease Rates Epidemics Centers for Disease Control and Prevention your-feed-science United States Source Type: news

Website usability differences between males and females: an eye-tracking evaluation of a climate decision support system - Maudlin LC, McNeal KS, Dinon-Aldridge H, Davis C, Boyles R, Atkins RM.
Decision support systems--collections of related information located in a central place to be used for decision-making--can be used as platforms from which climate information can be shared with decision-makers. Unfortunately, these tools are not often eva... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

N.I.H. Official Departs After Anonymous Posts Attacking Public Health Leaders
A managing editor of the right-wing website RedState appeared to attack Dr. Anthony S. Fauci and spread misinformation about the coronavirus pandemic while working for Dr. Fauci ’s agency. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Zach Montague Tags: Crews, William B. Fauci, Anthony S Rumors and Misinformation Conspiracy Theories RedState (Blog) National Institutes of Health Health and Human Services Department Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Masks Medicine and Health Trump, Donald J Uni Source Type: news

Advice on Virus Transmission Vanishes From C.D.C. Website
The new guidance, published only on Friday, had acknowledged that fine particles floating in air may spread the virus. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Apoorva Mandavilli Tags: your-feed-science Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Hospitals Disease Rates Epidemics Centers for Disease Control and Prevention New York Times World Health Organization Marr, Linsey United States Source Type: news

As nation mourns Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a look at advances in pancreatic cancer treatment
Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who served on the Supreme Court since 1993, died of pancreatic cancer Sept. 18.Ginsburg battled cancer several times throughout her life. She was treated for colon cancer in 1999, underwent surgery for pancreatic cancer in 2009 and had cancerous lesions removed from her lung in 2018. Ginsburg received chemotherapy for a recurrence of pancreatic cancer in 2019.Pancreatic cancer is the third leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States. A 6-inch-long gland in the abdomen, the pancreas makes digestive enzymes and hormones, such as insulin, that control blood sugar.No screening test exists fo...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - September 22, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

CDC Testing Guidance Printed Against Scientists' Objections: NYT CDC Testing Guidance Printed Against Scientists' Objections: NYT
Guidance about novel coronavirus testing posted last month on the CDC's website was not written by the agency's scientists and was posted over their objections, the New York Times reported.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - September 21, 2020 Category: Pathology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

CDC Adds Then Retracts Aerosols as Main COVID Mode of Transmission CDC Adds Then Retracts Aerosols as Main COVID Mode of Transmission
The CDC abruptly deleted information from its website today that it had updated Friday on how COVID-19 is spread.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - September 21, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

CDC Publishes — Then Withdraws — Guidance On Aerosol Spread Of Coronavirus
The CDC says the guidelines were posted to its website in error. The now-deleted updates were notable because so far the agency has stopped short of saying that the virus is airborne.(Image credit: Bob Edme/AP) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - September 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Laurel Wamsley Source Type: news

The CDC Posted —But Then Suddenly Deleted—Critical Guidance About How COVID-19 Actually Spreads
New language acknowledging that the virus that causes COVID-19 spreads more easily than once believed disappeared from a U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website Monday just days after being published, replaced with a message saying the previously uploaded information was a mistakenly posted “draft version of proposed changes.” The now-missing language, which was posted Friday to a page titled “How COVID-19 Spreads,” cited small droplets called aerosols as the most common method of viral spread—reversing the agency’s previous stance that the virus was mostly spread by larg...
Source: TIME: Health - September 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alejandro de la Garza Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

CDC Removes New COVID-19 Guidelines Just Days After Posting Them
MONDAY, Sept. 21, 2020 -- New U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website guidelines suggesting that the new coronavirus can be transmitted by tiny droplets over a distance greater than six feet and that indoor ventilation is crucial to... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 21, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

NLM Technical Bulletin, Sep-Oct 2020, MedlinePlus to Become the NLM Home for Information in Multiple Languages
Starting on October 1, 2020, materials that are part of the National Library of Medicine's (NLM) HealthReach will become part of MedlinePlus, NLM's flagship website for health information for patients, families, and the general public. Established in 2007 as the Refugee Health Information Network, HealthReach has provided access to free, high-quality multilingual consumer health information resources for those providing services to individuals with limited English proficiency. We invite users to explore health information in multiple languages on MedlinePlus: (Source: NLM Technical Bulletin)
Source: NLM Technical Bulletin - September 21, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

British Gas forces its entire workforce into a ‘ fire and rehire ’ process
British Gas workers have been critical in keeping everyone’s homes warm and stoves lit during the COVID-19 pandemic. Yet now, the company has served notice on its entire workforce and is pushing employees to accept significantly worse terms and conditions of employment. UNISON national officer for energy Matthew Lay said: “It’s important that we stand up to the attempts by British Gas to bully staff into accepting greatly reduced terms and conditions. “We are negotiating hard to find a solution, one that recognises the business’s challenges ahead but also reflects the needs of members. “...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - September 21, 2020 Category: Food Science Authors: Janey Starling Tags: Article British Gas Source Type: news

Thyroid Medications Recalled Because They May Not Be Strong Enough
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - September 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Syndicated CBSN Boston recall FDA Thyroid Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic says Covid-19 predicting tool can tell where pandemic's going next
Mayo Clinic is launching a Covid-19 forecasting website that it says has already proven itself in spotting pandemic hot spots before they hit hospitals. The dashboard from Rochester, Minnesota-based Mayo uses government-issued numbers, data culled from millions of Google searches and the clinic's own algorithms to spot trends on a county-by-county basis. A surge of internet searches for thermometers or Covid-19 tests in a particular county, for example, could serve as a warning that cases might… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 21, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Mark Reilly Source Type: news

Considering an Online Pharmacy?
Consumers may turn to online pharmacies because of convenience, privacy and cost savings; however, some websites sell medicines that are dangerous or even deadly. Protect your health by recognizing the signs of safe and unsafe online pharmacies. (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - September 21, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

BeSafeRx: Resources for the Media
FDA has developed a suite of promotional materials including fact sheets, digital toolkits and videos to educate consumers and health care professionals about the dangers of buying medicines from unsafe websites that look like pharmacies. See Resources for Health Professionals for more information. (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - September 21, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic says Covid-19 predicting tool can tell where pandemic's going next
Mayo Clinic is launching a Covid-19 forecasting website that it says has already proven itself in spotting pandemic hot spots before they hit hospitals. The Post Bulletin has details on the new online dashboard from Rochester, Minnesota-based Mayo, which uses government-issued numbers, data culled from millions of Google searches and the clinic's own algorithms to spot trends on a county-by-county basis. A surge of internet searches for thermome ters or Covid-19 tests in Blue Earth County, Minnesota,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 21, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Mark Reilly Source Type: news

What is a 'persistent cough' and what should I do if I have it?
Continuous cough is one of three main Covid-19 symptoms people are told to look out forCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageWith the onset of autumn, one phrase is on many people ’s lips: persistent cough.But how many of us really know what it means, or what differentiates it from the barks and tickles caused by less dangerous autumnal illnesses?A new and continuous cough is one of three symptoms of Covid-19 we are told to look out for. The others are a high temperature, and a loss or change of taste and smell. The NHS website defines a persistent cough as “coughing a lot for more t...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 21, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Linda Geddes Science correspondent Tags: Coronavirus outbreak UK news Science Health World news Infectious diseases NHS Society Source Type: news

In conversation with Dave Sivers
In this week’s conversation, Dave Sivers and I are chatting about all things character, backstories and senses. Dave first joined me on the Thursday Throng back 2013 with his first book in the Archer and Baines series The Scars Beneath the Soul. Dave started out writing hybrid crime fantasy novels which he describes as rather like Raymond Chandler meets JRR Tolkein, before moving onto contemporary crime with th Archer and Baines series. Although the first book The Scars Beneath the Soul was modestly successful, it was the sequel to the first book, Dead in Deep Water that really took off in the genre Serial Killers wh...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - September 21, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Podcast author interview crime fiction serial fiction Source Type: news

Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Aging in Place?
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Source: AARP.org News - September 19, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

The Last Call by Anne Cleeves
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Source: AARP.org News - September 18, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

CDC Posted Test Guideline Without Scientific Review
The guidance -- which was posted on Aug. 24 and widely criticized by experts -- said it wasn't necessary to test people without symptoms of COVID-19 even if they'd been exposed to the virus, and was posted on the CDC website when public health experts were urging more testing, not less. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health Highlights: Sept. 18, 2020
Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: Controversial COVID Testing Guidelines Posted on CDC Website Without Scientific Review U.S. Health and Human Services (HHS) officials wrote a... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

FRNA: Combined Board and Board Committees Meeting
Notice from the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet Authority) announcing a public meeting of the FirstNet Authority Board and Board Committees on September 30, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Eastern. Agenda items are being finalized and will be published on theFirstNet Authority website. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - September 18, 2020 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

CMS: Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is seeking comment on the following information collections: 1) Transcatheter Valve Therapy (TVT) Registry; 2) Mandatory Insurer Reporting Requirements of Section 111 of the Medicare, Medicaid and SCHIP Act of 2007; 3) Part D Coordination of Benefits Data; and 4) State Collection and Reporting of Dental Provider and Benefit Package Information on the Insure Kids Now! Website and Hotline. Comments are due by November 17, 2020. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - September 18, 2020 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Oceanit's Covid-19 test selected as semifinalist in XPRIZE competition
As Oceanit ’s ASSURE-19 Covid-19 test makes its way through FDA trials, the test was also selected as a semifinalist for the XPRIZE for rapid Covid testing. Oceanit was chosen from a pool of nearly 700 teams from around the world, and is the only Hawaii company moving forward. According to the competition's website, the winning teams will develop Covid-19 tests that are "radically affordable compared to what’s currently available on the market." The XPRIZE Rapid Covid Testing competition is… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 18, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Megan Fernandes Source Type: news

Baker Urges Residents To Get Flu Shots As 12 More Coronavirus Testing Sites Open In Mass.
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - September 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Covid-19 Boston, MA Health Healthcare Status Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local Coronavirus Gov. Charlie Baker Source Type: news

NICE indicator menu 2020
NICE have published new indicators for general practice on the NICE website. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - September 17, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Blog: No Going Back to Normal
This year TUC Congress – like tens of thousands of other events – is taking place online. The ongoing pandemic left little choice, but being online doesn’t mean being less important. This week is a vital opportunity for the trade union movement to reflect on the consequences of Covid 19 for the world of work and the public services we all rely upon. Just as importantly, it’s the perfect platform for us to think about what comes next and how we campaign for a recovery that recognises the huge sacrifices made by working people and addresses the glaring inequalities we all see in our communities. That&...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 14, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Dave Prentis Tags: General secretary's blog News Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson to Host Investor Conference Call on Third-Quarter Results
New Brunswick, NJ (September 14th, 2020) - Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) will host a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m. (Eastern Time) on Tuesday, October 13th to review third-quarter results. Joseph J. Wolk, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Christopher DelOrefice, Vice President, Investor Relations will host the call. The question and answer portion of the call will also include additional members of Johnson & Johnson’s executive team.Investors and other interested parties can access the webcast/conference call in the following ways:The webcast and presentation material are acces...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - September 14, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

L.A. public school parents will be able to find out if anyone has coronavirus in their child's class
L.A. Unified will offer a website so that anyone can find out the coronavirus infections at a school or even a child's classroom. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - September 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Howard Blume Source Type: news

New Editor-in-Chief for Endocrine-Related Cancer
Professor Matthew Ringel, from The University of Ohio, USA, has been appointed as the incoming Editor-in-Chief of the Society-owned journal, Endocrine-Related Cancer.He follows in the footsteps of Charis Eng and comments,"Journals such asEndocrine-Related Cancerprovide an opportunity to expand the scientific, racial, gender and ethnic diversity not only of research, but also of researchers in the field."To find out more about Matthew Ringel, visit thejournal website, where you can watch a video interview and read some of his recently published research.Join theEndocrine Cancer Network session at ...
Source: Society for Endocrinology - September 14, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Facebook censors conservatives and refuses to ban left-wing extremist groups from using their platform to destabilize the country
(Natural News) Facebook has vowed to crack down on any attempts by organizations to use their website to interfere with the presidential election. While this has resulted in them taking down the Facebook pages of several anarchist extremist news organizations such as It’s Going Down and CrimethInc., it has so far refused to take action... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

In conversation with Claire Montanaro
This week I’m in conversation with renowned spiritual teacher, clairvoyant and channel Claire Montanaro. Claire and I first met when I was her social media strategy coach. She later joined me on the Thursday Throng in 2014 with her book Spiritual Wisdom. Claire’s writing is focused on providing a conduit to greater understanding and wisdom for everyone on a spiritual journey. Since the original interview she has also written a new book titled A Handbook for the New Consciousness which, despite being offered a publication deal, remains unpublished as she feels it isn’t yet the right time. Instead, Claire b...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - September 14, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Podcast author interview consciousness empowerment spirituality Source Type: news

Examining the narrative roles in suicide notes - Grayson S, Tzani ‐Pepelasi C, Pylarinou NR, Ioannou M, Artinopoulou V.
The present study examines suicide notes, using a sample of suicide notes from published corpora (N = 50), combined with a sample of recent suicide notes from a suicide website (N = 50). The present study proposes a model of differentiation in completed su... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Global coronavirus report: WHO sees record daily rise in cases around world
India reports more than 94,000 new cases; Israel the first to reimpose national lockdown; encouraging signs in Australian state of VictoriaCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe World Health Organization reported a record one-day increase in global coronavirus cases on Sunday, with the total rising by 307,930 in 24 hours.The biggest increases were fromIndia, theUnited States andBrazil, according to the agency ’s website. Deaths rose by 5,537 to a total of 917,417.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 14, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Helen Sullivan and agencies Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news World Health Organization Science Infectious diseases India US news Brazil Source Type: news

Cochrane seeks Assistant Editor (Maternity Cover)
This role is an exciting opportunity to make a difference in the field of health care research.  The Assistant Editor will support the Cochrane's central editorial team with editorial and publishing activities.Responsibilities include:Managing editorial workflows for selected content for the Cochrane Library from submission through to publication, working with authors, editors, and production teams, to ensure that content is published on time and to a high standard.Working with editorial colleagues and our publisher to support the regular publication cycles for CochraneLibrary-related products, completing tasks needed...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - September 11, 2020 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

What we do on social media! Social representations of schoolchildren's activities on electronic communication platforms - Ige OA.
Researchers might be wondering whether the use of social media by students raises any ethical issues? It is my opinion that with the astronomical increase in the use of social networking websites or platforms by students, ethical issues are progressively i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

DHS Expands COVID Connect Test Registration Website to Include Spanish, Hmong, and Somali Languages
Today, Governor Tony Evers announced that COVID Connect, the Department of Health Services (DHS) COVID-19 test registration website, is now available in Spanish and soon will be available in Hmong and Somali. Since COVID Connect launched in July, more than 180,000 test registrations have been logged on the site. In order to increase access to COVID Connect for all Wisconsinites, DHS will continue to translate this registration tool into more...(see release) (Source: Wisconsin DHFS Press Releases)
Source: Wisconsin DHFS Press Releases - September 10, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Authors: goodsesjfs Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies Launches ‘My Health Can’t Wait’ To Encourage Patients to Prioritize Their Health and Give Them the Information They Need to Pursue Care with Confidence
Discussion Guide to help people have conversations with their healthcare professionalsSafety FAQs detailing safety measures taken by hospitals and surgery centers to help protect patients from COVID-19Telehealth 101 Resources to help patients understand the use of telehealth for routine and pre-/post-op care, as nearly three-quarters of the survey participants (73%) say they would be comfortable using telehealth services as a way of managing their healthcare1Patient Stories, and moreResource materials will also be available to healthcare professionals to strengthen communication between surgeons and patients/caregivers, as...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - September 10, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

No se deje enga ñar por estafas del fraude de la salud
FDA has created a new website to help consumers protect themselves from fraudulent health products and schemes (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - September 9, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: France confirms 6,544 new infections; Spain reports 3,168 new daily cases
Latest figures bring France ’stotal cases to 335,524 and Spain ’s to534,513; concerns over spread of virusin Greek migrant camps‘Not a game’: Europe pleads with young people to halt Covid spreadBrazil ’s ex-president Lula condemns Bolsonaro over CovidUS: death rate among African Americans and Latinos rising sharplyTour de France race director tests positiveTokyo Olympics must be held at ‘any cost’, says Japanese minister11.10pmBSTThe Welsh government has added three more Greek islands to its quarantine list just hours before restrictions come into force.From 4am on Wednesday, trave...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 9, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Jessica Murray (now); Sarah Marsh, Amelia Hill, Alexandra Topping and Helen Sullivan (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news UK news US news Australia news Science Infectious diseases Source Type: news

Every Mind Matters
NHS England and Public Health England has launched a renewed drive to encourage parents and carers to visit the Every Mind Matters website and take advantage of new advice developed in partnership with leading children and young people ’s mental health charities. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - September 9, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Do I have to self isolate if a friend or family member is contacted by NHS track & trace?
CORONAVIRUS TESTING has stepped up across the UK, and Britons can access testing by applying online via the Government's website. But if a friend or family member has been contacted by NHS track and trace, do I have to self isolate too? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biopharma Leaders Unite To Stand With Science
NEW YORK, September 8, 2020 — The CEOs of AstraZeneca (LSE/STO/NYSE: AZN), BioNTech (NASDAQ: BNTX), GlaxoSmithKline plc (LSE/NYSE: GSK), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ), Merck (NYSE: MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, Moderna, Inc. (Nasdaq: MRNA), Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX), Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE), and Sanofi (NASDAQ: SNY), today announced a historic pledge, outlining a united commitment to uphold the integrity of the scientific process as they work towards potential global regulatory filings and approvals of the first COVID-19 vaccines. All nine CEOs signed the following pledge: We, the un...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - September 8, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

Have you contracted COVID-19 at work? Let us know  
Do you or your colleagues believe you have contracted COVID-19 as a result of your work? If so, please fill in this questionnaire. UNISON is teaming up with Thompsons solicitors to identify workers who have been affected by COVID-19, and all branches and regions are encouraged to raise filling in this questionnaire with our members. The information in the questionnaire will inform UNISON’s campaign priorities. It will help us improve workplace health and safety and a team of workplace personal injury experts will also analyse the completed questionnaires and explore every avenu...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - September 8, 2020 Category: Food Science Authors: Martin Cullen Tags: Article Covid-19 health and safety health and safety reps legal services Thompsons Source Type: news

Pitt now requires face coverings on campus
The University of Pittsburgh is now requiring face coverings while on campus, inside and out. The new policy comes as there have been 32 more Pitt students who have tested positive for Covid-19 and 61 students isolated, according to the university. Most of the students lived off campus in Pittsburgh. There are only a handful of exceptions to the face covering regulation, covered on the Pi tt website. It includes eating and drinking in a designated dining area and six feet apart from others, while… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 7, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Pitt now requires face coverings on campus
The University of Pittsburgh is now requiring face coverings while on campus, inside and out. The new policy comes as there have been 32 more Pitt students who have tested positive for Covid-19 and 61 students isolated, according to the university. Most of the students lived off campus in Pittsburgh. There are only a handful of exceptions to the face covering regulation, covered on the Pi tt website. It includes eating and drinking in a designated dining area and six feet apart from others, while… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 7, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Products Claiming to "Cure" Cancer Are a Cruel Deception
Many ads on social media and "healthy" websites claim their products can cure cancer. They cannot. (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - September 4, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Products Claiming to " Cure " Cancer Are a Cruel Deception
Many ads on social media and"healthy" websites claim their products can cure cancer. They cannot. (Source: FDA Consumer Health Information Updates)
Source: FDA Consumer Health Information Updates - September 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: FDA Source Type: news