Background: Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a significant global public health issue.
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Background: The efficacy of antiretroviral therapy (ART) in suppressing viral replication and delaying the progress of the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is related to optimal adherence.
Background: Although there is evident association between alcohol-related hospitalization and alcohol use, the relationship has not been well examined.
Background: While prophylactic human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccination is considered effective in young girls, it is unclear whether a catch-up vaccination of older girls would be beneficial.
Background: There is much evidence that parents have an influence on the alcohol use of their children.
Background: The hazardous health effects of smoking are established, but there remains a need to evaluate existing smoking prevention strategies and to increase their effectiveness in adolescents.
Background: Both out-of-pocket costs and financial rewards can be used to influence health related behavior.
Background: Dengue fever is the most prevalent mosquito-borne viral disease worldwide.
Background: Immunization coverage in Ethiopia is less than the herd immunity level desired to prevent the spread of eight target diseases targeted by the World Health Organization’s Expanded Program of Immunization.
Background: In this study, we used data from Australia’s Northern Territory to assess differences in self-reported smoking prevalence between the Indigenous and non-Indigenous populations.
Background: Interventions for prevention of type 2 diabetes ought to be acceptable to target communities.