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Self Harm Under Supervision
...abuse. Traditional treatment has been to take away knives
or razors, or preventing people from self-harming. Speaking at the Royal College of Nursing European Mental Health conference, Ms Holley said that preventing people from doing self-harm could mean taking away a vital element in their ability to cope ...
Survey Finds Knives Being Used As Floss
...like screwdrivers, scissors, earrings, needles and knives
are in common use, the survey said. More disturbingly, the survey said that 23 percent leave food stuck in between their teeth giving rise to oral health problems and bad breath. "Clearly people really need to be educated on the importance of floss...
Certain Gene Mutations Numbs Pain
...ad infact been a street performer who could plunge knives
into his arms, without feeling any pain at all. A thorough neurological examination ruled out the presence of any disease associated with this genetic disorder. Palpable sensations apart from pain, like touch, difference in temperatures, pressure an...
Guns, Knives - Main Cause for Hospital Emergencies
...fied as assault, rest of the injuries from guns or knives
were accidents, self-inflicted or described as 'in...s during that year accounted to 56 (26 deaths from knives
and 30 deaths from guns). The team said that, given the numbers and extent of the problem, it warra...
Raw (or) Undercooked Sprouts May Carry Harmful Bacteria
...ination between meats and vegetables, use separate knives
and cutting boards · Wash your hands before and after handling any type of food Since the outbreaks began, public health officials from the CDC, Food and Drug Administration and U.S. Dept. of Agriculture have been working together to identify the ...
Eritrea Bans Female Circumcision
...ary conditions. Razor blades, scissors, kitchen knives
and even pieces of glass are used, often on more than one girl, which increases the risk of infection. Anesthesia is rarely used. Some girls die as a result of hemorrhaging, septicemia and shock. It can also lead to long-term urinary and rep...