Unconventional natural gas development (UNGD) is expanding globally, with Australia expanding development in the form of coal seam gas (CSG).
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Faced with the challenge of population aging, a prolonged working life is increasingly important in today’s society.
Research suggests physical activity is linked to obesity.
Maule Cohort (MAUCO), a Chilean cohort study, seeks to analyze the natural history of chronic diseases in the agricultural county of Molina (40,000 inhabitants) in the Maule Region, Chile.
To measure levels of indoor pollution in relation to smoking in four English prisons.
Physical strength is associated with improved health outcomes in children.
The Breast Cancer Screening Beliefs Questionnaire (BCSBQ) has been designed as a culturally appropriate instrument for assessing women’s beliefs, knowledge and attitudes to breast cancer and breast cancer scre…
Young children are prone to low levels of physical activity in childcare.
Maternal mortality has declined by 43 % globally between 1990 and 2013, a reduction that was insufficient to achieve the 75 % reduction target by millennium development goal (MDG) five.
In China, the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) and the pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (PPSV23) are not offered under the government’s Expanded Program on Immunization and are instead administered for…
The sequence of events in a behaviour change trial involves interactions between research participants and the trial process.
Dietary behaviors are influenced by many individual and environmental factors.
Ethiopia is rapidly increasing insecticide-treated nets (ITNs) coverage to combat malaria, but adequate follow-up and factors affecting use of ITNs is lacking.