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ON THE CHOICE OF HEALTH INEQUALITY MEASURE FOR THE LONGITUDINAL ANALYSIS OF INCOME-RELATED HEALTH INEQUALITIES - Allanson - 2012 - Health Economics - Wiley Online Library

ON THE CHOICE OF HEALTH INEQUALITY MEASURE FOR THE LONGITUDINAL ANALYSIS OF INCOME-RELATED HEALTH INEQUALITIES - Allanson - 2012 - Health Economics - Wiley Online Library | Public health and other interests | Scoop.it
Changes in rank-dependent income-related health inequality measures over time may usefully be decomposed into contributions due to changes in health outcomes and changes in individuals' positions in the income distribution.
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Community Asthma Initiative: Evaluation of a Quality Improvement Program for Comprehensive Asthma Care

Comprehensive home visits conducted by Community Health Workers including environmental remediation and office-based nurse case management improve asthma outcomes.
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VRM - événements

VRM - événements | Public health and other interests | Scoop.it
À ne pas manquer !
13 mars 2012 - Conférence midi de João Sette WHITAKER FERREIRA, professeur à l’Universidade de...
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Population Impact Analysis: a framework for assessing the population impact of a risk or intervention

Background To describe an organizing framework, Population Impact Analysis, for applying the findings of systematic reviews of public health literature to estimating the impact on a local population, with the aim of implementing evidence-based...
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Congrès de l’AAAS : honte au Canada !

Congrès de l’AAAS : honte au Canada ! | Public health and other interests | Scoop.it
L'image du Canada a pris toute une claque au congrès de l'American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) vendredi à Vancouver, alors que (« À quoi sert en effet de payer 20 000 scientifiques si le fruit de leur travail doit...
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Questions éthiques en temps de pandémie

Questions éthiques en temps de pandémie | Public health and other interests | Scoop.it
La présente série d'études de cas, extraites de documents ou de plans de recherche existants, fait partie d'un projet plus vaste sur l'éthique en temps de pandémie actuellement mené par le Centre de collaboration nationale sur les politiques...
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Débattre de l'ouverture des centres d'injection supervisés: un ... - Le Huffington Post

Débattre de l'ouverture des centres d'injection supervisés: un ... - Le Huffington Post | Public health and other interests | Scoop.it
Débattre de l'ouverture des centres d'injection supervisés: un ...Le Huffington PostÀ n'en pas douter, un tel enjeu en termes de santé publique et de responsabilité éthique des politiques ne saurait être évité dans le débat d'idées qui accompagne...See...
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The meaning of pain: A cultural formulation of a Syrian woman in Sweden

Ethnography provides a method for psychiatric assessment to obtain an insight into the patient’s culture, context, and life situation.
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Does How You Measure Income Make a Difference to Measuring Poverty? Evidence from the UK

Does How You Measure Income Make a Difference to Measuring Poverty? Evidence from the UK | Public health and other interests | Scoop.it
Abstract  Income is regarded as one of the clearest indicators of socioeconomic status and wellbeing in the developed world and is highly
correlated with a wide range of outcomes.
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Autistic Girl Expresses Unimaginable Intelligence

Amazing video which proves autism is not what most doctors and everyone else think it is.

 

C'est juste incroyable! WOW!


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Social Interaction Style of Children and Adolescents with High-Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder

Social Interaction Style of Children and Adolescents with High-Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder | Public health and other interests | Scoop.it
Abstract  Qualitative differences in social interaction style exist within the autism spectrum.
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Societal Values and Policies May Curtail Preschool Children's Physical Activity in Child Care Centers

Societal Values and Policies May Curtail Preschool Children's Physical Activity in Child Care Centers | Public health and other interests | Scoop.it
Three-fourths of US preschool-age children are in child care; many are not achieving recommended levels of physical activity. Daily physical activity is essential for motor and socioemotional development and for the prevention of obesity.
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Ethical Guidance for Pandemic Influenza - Cryptome.org

Ethical Guidance for Pandemic Influenza - Cryptome.org | Public health and other interests | Scoop.it
Ethical Guidance for Pandemic InfluenzaCryptome.orgSUMMARY: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) through its National Center for Ethics in Health Care (NCEHC) invites interested parties to comment on a guidance document entitled ``Meeting the Challenge...See...
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Children and Adolescents With Gender Identity Disorder Referred to a Pediatric Medical Center

Studies in the Netherlands show that pubertal blockade at Tanner 2/3 prevents unwanted sex characteristics and improves psychological functioning.
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Maternal Serum Vitamin D Levels During Pregnancy and Offspring Neurocognitive Development

Maternal Serum Vitamin D Levels During Pregnancy and Offspring Neurocognitive Development | Public health and other interests | Scoop.it
Vitamin D levels in the general population have decreased considerably over the past decade. The implications of maternal vitamin D insufficiency during pregnancy for offspring neurocognitive development remain unclear.
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Today's ResearchSnapshot: Promoting #mental #health through empowerment and community capacity building http://t.co/bIzYGr6J...
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Factors contributing to the success of folic acid public health campaigns

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Studies in the 1990s have found that periconceptional dietary folate, supplementation of folic acid or supplemental multivitamins containing folic acid, help prevent neural tube defect (NTDs) if taken at the right time.
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20000 PUITS SOUS LES TERRES ( ou Gaz de schiste au Québec documentaire)

Documentaire d'une durée de 45 minutes qui révèle l'impact sur les personnes vivant près des puits de gaz de schiste. La fracturation du sol pour libérer le gaz de schiste fracture aussi les hommes, les femmes et les enfants . La première diffusion aura lieu le 28 février 2012 à 19 heures au Pavillon Jordi-Bonet , 99 rue du Centre Civique, Mont Saint-Hilaire, j3hjm8 et sera rediffuser selon la demande."


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Mapping injustice, visualizing equity: Why the... [Public Health. 2012] - PubMed - NCBI

Mapping injustice, visualizing equity: Why the... [Public Health. 2012] - PubMed - NCBI | Public health and other interests | Scoop.it
This symposia discussed "Mapping injustice, visualizing equity: why theory, metaphors and images matter in tackling inequalities".(1) It sought to provoke critical thinking about the current theories used to analyze the health impact of injustice,...
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Experiences of stigma and discrimination among users of mental health services in Poland

Stigmatization is commonly recognized as one of the main barriers to recovery and to social inclusion of people with mental illnesses.
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Hybridity and intersubjectivity in the clinical encounter: Impact on the Cultural Formulation

Most case studies of the cultural formulation have focused on encounters with a single clinician.
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La constitution de la citoyenneté des jeunes à Montréal et Mexico | Urbanisation Culture Société

La constitution de la citoyenneté des jeunes à Montréal et Mexico | Urbanisation Culture Société | Public health and other interests | Scoop.it
Sous la responsabilité scientifique de la professeure-chercheure Julie-Anne Boudreau, un rapport de recherche intitulé « La constitution de la citoyenneté des jeunes à Montréal et Mexico : Les exemples des relations entre les jeunes et la police à...
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Social Media Trends 2012 - what can we expect? - The Drum

Social Media Trends 2012 - what can we expect? - The Drum | Public health and other interests | Scoop.it
The DrumSocial Media Trends 2012 - what can we expect?
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Drinking Frequency as a Brief Screen for Adolescent Alcohol Problems

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends routine alcohol screening for all adolescents. Problem-based substance use screens for adolescents exist, but have limitations.
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The concepts of health and illness revisited

The concepts of health and illness revisited | Public health and other interests | Scoop.it
Contemporary philosophy of health has been quite focused on the problem of determining the nature of the concepts of health, illness and disease from a scientific point of view.
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