While research has demonstrated a link between the built environment and obesity, much variation remains unexplained.
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Recent societal and political reforms in Myanmar may upturn the socio-economy and, thus, contribute to the country’s health transition.
Individuals routinely receive information about their risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) based on traditional risk factors as part of their primary care.
Accelerometers can obtain precise measurements of movements during the day.
In the alarming context of risk of Zika virus (ZIKV) transmission in the Euro-Mediterranean area, there is a need to examine whether capacities to detect, diagnose and notify ZIKV infections in the region are …
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death in Mississippi.
Actual caries figures emphasize the need to identify the risk indicators involved in the disease’s development.
Until now, most research in the prevalence of compulsive buying (CB) has been developed from samples in western developed countries, this study aimed to estimate the prevalence and co-morbidities of CB, proble…
The importance of process evaluations in examining how and why interventions are (un) successful is increasingly recognized.
Accelerated population ageing brings about unprecedented challenges to the health system in China.
Public knowledge of the association between alcohol and cancer is reported to be low.
We examined whether the implementation of a participatory organizational-level intervention aiming to improve the working environment with a focus on the core task at work, increased job satisfaction and reduc…
While the risk of severe complications of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) and its determinants have been explored in previous studies, a systematic analysis of published articles with different designs…
Australian farming communities have up to twice the suicide rate of the general population.