In French Guiana, cervical cancer is the second most frequent cancer in females.
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South Australia (SA) has resettled 151,134 refugees in the last ten years (Department of Immigration and Border Protection, Settlement reporting facility, 2014).
In public health monitoring of young people it is critical to understand the effects of selective non-response, in particular when a controversial topic is involved like substance abuse or sexual behaviour.
Sedentary behavior is considered an independent cause of cardio-metabolic diseases, regardless of physical activity level and obesity.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has adopted an approach entitled Community Conversation (CC) to improve community engagement in addressing health challenges.
Intimate partner violence (IPV) threatens the safety and health of women worldwide.
Acute gastroenteritis is one of the most common diseases among children and adults, and continues to cause a major problem of public health in Burkina Faso.
Data regarding associations among physical activity (PA) level, body composition, and prevalence of cardiovascular diseases in Asian populations are rare.
Construction and health care workers have a high prevalence of musculoskeletal disorders, and they are assumed to have physically demanding jobs.
Estimates of influenza and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) burden must be periodically updated to inform public health strategies.
Evidence exists pointing out how non-adherence to treatment remains a major hurdle to efficient tuberculosis control in developing countries.
Screening rates for breast and cervical cancer for Muslim women in the United States are low, particularly for first-generation immigrants.
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Researchers involved in biomedical community-based projects rarely seek the perspectives of community fieldworkers, who are the ‘foot soldiers’ in such projects.