Author Archives: Social Science and Medicine

Fostering reflective trust between mothers and community health nurses to improve the…

Publication date: June 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 158 Author(s): Nana M.

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Analysis of policy towards improvement of perinatal mortality in the Netherlands (2004–2011)

Publication date: May 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 157 Author(s): Amber A.

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Risk factors for chronic undernutrition among children in India: Estimating relative…

Publication date: May 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 157 Author(s): Daniel J.

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An examination of health selection among U.S. immigrants using multi-national data

Publication date: Available online 21 April 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Annie Ro, Nancy L.

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What does India need to do to address childhood malnutrition at scale?

Publication date: May 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 157 Author(s): Zulfiqar A.

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Improving household-level nutrition-specific and nutrition–sensitive conditions key to…

Publication date: May 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 157 Author(s): Daniel J.

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A longitudinal analysis of cross-border ties and depression for Latino adults

Publication date: Available online 20 April 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Jacqueline M.

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How a housing advocacy coalition adds health: A culture of claims-making

Publication date: Available online 20 April 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Kushan Dasgupta, Paul Lichterman Organizations that pursue health advocacy often tackle other issues too.

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Exploring the relationship between time preference, body fatness, and educational attainment

Publication date: Available online 19 April 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Heather Brown, Olga Biosca Obesity is a global health concern.

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How does employment quality relate to health and job satisfaction in Europe? A typological…

Publication date: Available online 19 April 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Karen Van Aerden, Vanessa Puig-Barrachina, Kim Bosmans, Christophe Vanroelen The changing nature of employment in recent decades, due to an increased emphasis on flexibility and competitiveness in European labour markets, compels the need to assess the consequences of contemporary employment situations for workers.

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Response to commentary on “An education gradient in health, a health gradient in education,…

Publication date: Available online 13 April 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Paul T.

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Economic evaluation of price discounts and skill-building strategies on purchase and…

Publication date: Available online 16 April 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Ha N.D.

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Neighbourhood effects on body constitution- a case study of Hong Kong

Publication date: Available online 13 April 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Chien Tat Low, Poh Chin Lai, Han Dong Li, Wai Kit Ho, Paulina Wong, Si Chen, Wing Cheung Wong Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has long perceived environment as an integral part of the development of body constitution, which is a personal state of health closely related to disease presence.

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The uncertainty of treatment: Women’s use of HIV treatment as prevention in Malawi

Publication date: Available online 16 April 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Amy Zhou In countries throughout sub-Saharan Africa, antiretroviral therapy is seen as the solution to not only treat existing patients, but also to prevent the future spread of HIV.

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