Summary of findings from Surgery, Maternity and Pediatric Hospitals
The people of Gaza are facing the colossal task of rebuilding homes, roads and schools following the hostilities between Hamas and the Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) last summer. Disagreements over border access and the importation of construction equipment and materials have delayed the removal of rubble and rebuilding. As a result, environmental risks to civilian health linger in Gaza despite calls for greater urgency and co-operation between The Palestinian Authority, Israel and the United Nations.
More than 20 leading doctors and scientists* from the UK and Italy denounce ongoing Israeli military aggression in Gaza in a letter to The Lancet, published today.
“On the basis of our ethics and practice, we are denouncing what we witness in the aggression of Gaza by Israel,” write the authors. “We ask our colleagues, old and young professionals, to denounce this Israeli aggression.”
Appello per aiuto di primo soccorso medico a Gaza
Rivolto a professionisti di chirurgie, di anestesia, rianimazione e di primo soccorso
Testimony from Dr. Gilbert, Norwegian Physician Treating Wounded Civilians: "Stop the Bombing, End Israeli Impunity in Gaza". Interview at Democracy Now.
Brief report to UNRWA By Dr. Mads Gilbert MD PhD, professor, University Hospital of North Norway, Tromsø, Norway.
Paola Manduca interviewed by Genoa tv channel Primo Canale.
Intervista all'emittente genovese Primo Canale di Paola Manduca..
Specific Association of Teratogen and Toxicant Metals in Hair of Newborns with Congenital Birth Defects in Gaza
Study published on International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
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Proofs of correlation to exposure to weapons used in attacks on Gaza with long term damages on reproductive health
Presented by Paola Manduca Professor of Genetics, DISTAV University of Genoa, Italy Results published in scientific Journals with referees 2009-2014 Contemporary weapons, contamination by toxic metals / teratogenic / carcinogenic and some of their long-term effects on the reproductive health of the population.
Proofs of correlation to exposure to weapons used in attacks on Gaza with long term damages on reproductive health.
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Study by Awny Naim, Roberto Minutolo, Simona Signoriello, Paula Manduca
By Paola Manduca, Professor of Genetics at the University of Genoa, Italy
By Neel Mani, Director of the World Health Organisation's Iraq programme between 2001-2003
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The Field Deployable Hydrolysis System (FDHS) is a transportable, high throughput neutralization system designed to convert chemical warfare materiel into compounds not usable as weapons. The U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (ECBC), in partnership with the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), signed a technology transfer agreement with the Joint Program Executive Office-Chemical Biological Defense (JPEO-CBD) on June 27, 2013 at the Edgewood Area of the Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.