Background: The epidemic of diabetes continues leaving an enormous and growing burden of chronic disease to public health.
Author Archives: BMC Public Health
Background: There is increasing uptake of workplace physical activity programs to prevent chronic disease.
Background: The Allen Carr training (ACt) is a popular one-session smoking cessation group training that is provided by licensed organizations that have the permission to use the Allen Carr method.
Background: Young men’s involvement in fathering pregnancies has been substantially neglected in unintended pregnancy research.
Background: The considerable increase of non-standard labor contracts, unemployment and inactivity rates raisesthe question of whether job insecurity and the lack of job opportunities affect physical and mentalwell-being differently from being employed with an open-ended contract.
Background: Exergaming has been proposed as an innovative method for physical activity promotion.
Background: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of early death worldwide, responsible for an estimated 29% of all global deaths.
Background: Changes in function of sensory organs with increasing age have significant impact on health and wellbeing of older persons.
Background: To identify risk factors, associations between dietary patterns, body mass index (BMI), and hypertension in a Chinese population.
Background: Maternal near-miss (MNM) incidence is the indicator reflecting maternal healthcare services.
Background: Retinoblastoma, the most common intraocular tumor globally, represents a curable cancer when diagnosed early and treated promptly.
Background: The perception that eating disorders occur predominantly in young white upper-class women has been challenged.
Background: Hypertension causes considerable morbidity and mortality worldwide.
Background: Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) are amongst the leading causes of death worldwide.