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Watch live the Healthy Workplaces Good Practice Awards ceremony — Safety and Health at Work - EU-OSHA

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osha.europa.eu - Watch live the Healthy Workplaces Good Practice Awards ceremony, to be held at the Latvian Presidency Conference on Occupational Safety and Health in Riga. Get our monthly update on safety and heal...

Lancet Global Surgery Commission Launch - 1062151

event.webcasts.com - Lancet Global Surgery Commission Launch Mon, Apr 27, 2015 9:00 AM BST

Your Slim and Strong Walking Workout

health.com - Want to make every step count? Supercharge your stroll and get fit like never before. Get the latest health, fitness, anti-aging, and nutrition news, plus special offers, insights and updates from ...

Quiz: Do You Have Adult ADHD?

health.com - Can't concentrate? Answer these six questions (adding up your score as you go along) to find out if you might have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). A score of 11 or higher indicates...

Coping with infertility: Keep hope, and more advice - CNN.com

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cnn.com - (CNN)When it comes to sharing stories about personal topics, sometimes hesitancy is followed by an opening of the floodgates. That's what happened when we asked readers to share their infertility s...

18 Moves to Tone Your Butt, Thighs, and Legs

health.com - Want mini-skirt worthy legs? These moves will get you there in no time at all. Pick a few moves, or try them all to sculpt your butt, hamstrings, quads, thighs, and calves. Get the latest health, f...

Il primario è una specie in via di estinzione - Quotidiano Sanità

quotidianosanita.it - 27 APR - Il titolo di Primario è stato abolito nel 2000 dall’allora ministro della salute Umberto Veronesi, al quale non piaceva il termine e decise di farlo modificare in direttore. Tuttavia, il v...

Minority Health Month: Making Progress on Health Disparities

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hhs.gov - Half a century ago, our nation was in the midst of a Civil Rights revolution. Over these last few years, we’ve reached several milestones: the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act, the Voting R...

Michael Botticelli Is a Drug Czar Who Knows Addiction Firsthand

nytimes.com - BALTIMORE — Six recovering substance abusers sat in an inner-city treatment center, sharing their stories. When Michael’s turn came around, he spoke of his former drug of choice, alcohol, and menti...

Mentally Ill, With Lives in Their Hands

theatlantic.com - With the crash of Germanwings Flight 9525, caused by a rogue pilot with a history of depression, people are calling for better mental-health screenings for pilots. But it’s not just in aviation whe...

Quick Tips for Taking Medications

heart.org - Compliance simply means that you follow the recommendations made by your team of healthcare professionals. These recommendations often include taking medications as well as making lifestyle changes...

Death midwives help families cope with end-of-life care

cbc.ca - Gloria Christianson remembers vividly the moment her son Scott passed away.       "Somebody came out and called me back into the room and said, 'It's time.' I sat down, they passed him into my arms...

7 Foods That Help You Shed Pounds

health.com - Ever hear that water can help you lose a few extra pounds? It can—if you eat foods that contain a lot of water, like fruits and veggies. In a University of Tokyo study, women who ate high-water-con...

Hepatitis

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aids.gov - Hepatitis means inflammation of the liver. This condition is often caused by a virus. In the United States, the most common causes of viral hepatitis are hepatitis A virus (HAV), hepatitis B virus ...

Spot the difference | mindhealthconnect

mindhealthconnect.org.au - If a friend or loved one doesn’t seem themself, how do you spot the difference between a bad mood and something more serious, like a mental health issue? Behavioural and physical signs can indicate...

Drug firms must cut price of pneumonia vaccine, says MSF

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bmj.com - The global drug companies GlaxoSmithKline and Pfizer are being urged to cut the price of the pneumonia vaccine in poor countries to less than $5 (£3.30; €4.61) a child. The charity Médecins Sans Fr...

Towards efficient and sustainable HIV responses in the workplace in Africa

ilo.org - PRETORIA (ILO News) – HIV and AIDS workplace initiatives should be integrated into national AIDS programmes and a wide range of health approaches, including occupational safety and health, says a n...

Buono non solo per il palato: il peperoncino fa bene al fegato

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salute24.ilsole24ore.com - Il peperoncino fa bene alla salute del fegato: il merito sembrerebbe essere tutto della capsaicina, la sostanza in esso presente e che gli conferisce il particolare sapore piccante. La notizia arri...

Nylabone Puppy Dog Chews Recalled for Possible Salmonella Threat | Food Safety News

foodsafetynews.com - Dog chews sold under the Nylabone Puppy Starter Kit brand are being recalled for possible Salmonella contamination, with a potential risk to humans. The Neptune, NJ-based TFH Publications Inc./Nyla...

Psoriasi in Italia: ne soffrono 1,5 milioni di persone

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salute24.ilsole24ore.com - Un milione e mezzo: è questo il numero di italiani che secondo le stime devono lottare quotidianamente contro la psoriasi. Una quota pari al 3% circa della popolazione, in perfetta media con il 3% ...

Toscana. "I nuovi Ospedali", un modello organizzativo innovativo per intensità di cure - Quotidiano Sanità

quotidianosanita.it - 26 APR - Gentile Direttore, Il progetto dei Nuovi Ospedali prevede la realizzazione contemporanea di 4 nuove strutture ospedaliere a Prato, Pistoia, Apuane e Lucca. Previsto già nel Piano sanitario...

Agenda parlamentare. Ddl Autismo, Responsabilità professionale sanitaria e audizione Aifa e Iss su malattie rare - Quotidiano Sanità

quotidianosanita.it - 26 APR - Il Senato torna a riunirsi martedì con il seguito della discussione del disegno di legge Riorganizzazione delle Amministrazioni pubbliche (Collegato alla manovra finanziaria) con voto fina...

Il disagio mentale dei migranti minori non accompagnati: il «Faro» di Terres del Hommes

24o.it - Max è un ragazzino di 15 anni, proveniente dal Ghana, che abbiamo conosciuto a Siracusa l'anno scorso in un centro di primo soccorso e accoglienza (Cpsa), dov'era ospitato assieme ad altri ragazzin...

With vaccines, pediatricians walk a thin line

kevinmd.com - It’s 2015, and we’re talking about measles. Not Enterovirus. Not Ebola. Not RSV. Not influenza. Instead, we’re talking about a historical virus that was declared eradicated from the United States i...

Sicilia. Ipasvi contro linee di indirizzo regionali dotazioni organiche: “Da noi meno di 1 infermiere ogni 8 pazienti” - Quotidiano Sanità

quotidianosanita.it - 27 APR - “Parlano di ottimizzazione delle risorse infermieristiche” e “si ostinano a non riconoscere che i margini di recupero delle risorse sono finiti”. Ad affermarlo, in una nota, sono i Collegi...

Dpcm precari. Esposto con diffida degli infermieri del Nursind: “Stabilizzare tutto personale con più di 3 anni di contratti a termine” - Quotidiano Sanità

quotidianosanita.it - 27 APR - Gli infermieri del Nursind bocciano il Dpcm precari recentemente pubblicato in Gazzetta. “Non risolve il problema precariato” evidenzia il segretario Andrea Bottega che ha formalizzato un ...

earth day 2015 - Non sprecare

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nonsprecare.it - “Una delle ragioni di questa situazione è il dilagare della speculazione finanziaria sui beni alimentari e sui terreni agricoli, come ad esempio il land grabbing, uno dei problemi mondiali a cui è ...

A roadmap for tackling NCDs – using successful tobacco control approach as a template

theunion.org - The Union’s Department of Tobacco Control is developing a new step-by-step guide for governments tackling the rising pandemic of non-communicable diseases [NCDs], including cancers, chronic lung di...

Se spazio a donne, +30% raccolti in Paesi via di sviluppo - Mondo Agricolo - Terra&Gusto

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ansa.it - - ROMA - Se le donne avessero un accesso alle risorse produttive uguale a quello degli uomini nei Paesi in via di sviluppo, i raccolti potrebbero aumentare dal 20 al 30%. In occasione della Giornat...

Ricciardi replica a Salmaso: “Nel riordino dell’Iss non c’è spazio per l’autoreferenzialità” - Quotidiano Sanità

quotidianosanita.it - 27 APR - Gentile Direttore, negli ultimi 9 mesi, insieme al Direttore Generale ed a tutti i Direttori dei Dipartimenti e dei Centri dell’Istituto Superiore di Sanità, tenendo costantemente informat...

NCDs: bad news and “best buys” | Devpolicy Blog from the Development Policy Centre

devpolicy.org - Several recently released reports have highlighted the significant impact of Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) on the health and economies of low- and middle-income countries. In this post I will su...

Outstanding examples of workplace stress management celebrated at Riga awards ceremony — Safety and Health at Work - EU-OSHA

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osha.europa.eu - On 27 April 2015, the eve of World Day for Safety and Health at Work, the Healthy Workplaces Good Practice Awards ceremony has been held at the Latvian Presidency Conference on Occupational Safety ...

Read Dan's story

justgiving.com - Charity Registration No. in England and Wales 1089464, Scotland SC041666 Cancer Research UK is the world's leading charity dedicated to beating cancer through research. We are fighting cancer on al...

ICOH - International Commission on Occupational Health - ICOH NEWS

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icohweb.org - ICOH declaration on World Day for Safety and Health at Work: 28 April 2015 The International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH) calls for joint actions for preventing occupational and work-re...

Finnish Institute of Occupational Health - News

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ttl.fi - Building a culture of prevention requires partnerships as well as sharing the principles of good practice on occupational safety and health in all sectors and workplaces. Decent work must be safe w...

3 Convention Nazionale dei Direttori di Dipartimento di Prevenzione : Nota congiunta Associazioni - Diario per la Prevenzione 2015

diario-prevenzione.it - La newsletter è gratuita: riceverai al tuo indirizzo e-mail una rassegna stampa quindicinale contenente le principali novità pubblicate sui maggiori siti che di prevenzione dei rischi sul lavoro. L...

pasquale valente

MD PhD - Occupational Medicine - Industrial and Environmental Hygiene

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