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Who Self-Cares Wins. A report from Global Action on Men’s Health

Men’s health has generally been overlooked in the self-care field, especially from a global perspective. A new report from Global Action on Men’s Health, Who Self-Cares Wins: A global perspective on men and self-care, aims to fill that gap. The …

Announcing the result of the ISF/SelfCare Award for Best Published Paper in 2018.

A qualitative evaluation of parents’ experiences of health literacy information about common childhood conditions SelfCare 2018;9(1)1-15 Amanda Lees, Kit Tapson: Health and Wellbeing Research Group, University of Winchester, Sanjay Patel: Division of Women and Children, Southampton Children’s Hospital Evaluating resources designed …

SelfCare Focus: a selection of newly published papers on self-care from the worldwide literature. 1. Adverse Event Trends Associated with Over-the-counter Combination Cold Remedy: Data Mining of the Japanese Adverse Drug Event Report Database

In this section, we will provide a brief summary and a link to the published abstract of newly published papers selected from the worldwide literature as being of particular interest to the SelfCare community. Adverse Event Trends Associated with Over-the-counter …

SelfCare Focus: a selection of newly published papers on self-care from the worldwide literature. 2. Ingestion of Over-the-Counter Liquid Medications: Emergency Department Visits by Children Aged Less Than 6 Years, 2012-2015

Ingestion of Over-the-Counter Liquid Medications: Emergency Department Visits by Children Aged Less Than 6 Years, 2012-2015. By: Lovegrove MC, Weidle NJ, Budnitz DS. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2019; 56: 288-292. Summary: Unintentional medication ingestions by young children lead to …

SelfCare Focus: a selection of newly published papers on self-care from the worldwide literature. 3. Ability of Pharmacy Students, Pharmacists and Pharmacy Support Staff to Manage Childhood Fever via Simulation

Ability of Pharmacy Students, Pharmacists and Pharmacy Support Staff to Manage Childhood Fever via Simulation. By: Wigmore BC, Collins JC, Schneider CR, Arias D, Moles RJ. American journal of pharmaceutical education 2018; 82 (10): 6445. Summary: To ascertain how pharmacy …

SelfCare Focus: a selection of newly published papers on self-care from the worldwide literature. 4. Public Understanding and Awareness of Isotretinoin Use and Safety in Al Ahsa, Eastern Saudi Arabia

Public Understanding and Awareness of Isotretinoin Use and Safety in Al Ahsa, Eastern Saudi Arabia. By: Younis NS and Al-Harbi NY. Therapeutic Innovation and Regulatory Science 2018. Summary: In Saudi Arabia, isotretinoin is commonly used to treat mild acne even …

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