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Microcephaly epidemic related to the Zika virus and living conditions in Recife, Northeast…

Starting in August 2015, there was an increase in the number of cases of neonatal microcephaly in Northeast Brazil.

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A decade of road traffic fatalities among the elderly in north-West Iran

Iran has a uniquely catastrophic status for road traffic injury incidence and fatality.

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Youth with chronic health problems: how do they fare in main-stream mentoring programs?

Youth with chronic physical health problems often experience social and emotional problems.

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Cultural adaptation of a peer-led lifestyle intervention program for diabetes prevention in…

Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is now one of the leading causes of disease-related deaths globally.

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A survey of the knowledge, attitudes and practices on Zika virus in new York City

Over 900 travel-associated Zika virus cases have been identified in New York City (NYC), New York.

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Mujeres Fuertes y Corazones Saludables: adaptation of the StrongWomen —healthy hearts program…

To describe our use of intervention mapping as a systematic method to adapt an evidence-based physical activity and nutrition program to reflect the needs of rural Latinas.

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Health and healthcare disparities among U.S. women and men at the intersection of sexual…

Research has shown that sexual minorities (SMs) (e.g.

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Bidirectional associations between psychosocial well-being and adherence to healthy dietary…

In children the relationship between a healthy diet and psychosocial well-being has not been fully explored and the existing evidence is inconsistent.

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Prevalence and correlates of substance use among health care students in Nepal: a cross…

Substance use among health care students threatens professional standards and the delivery of quality services, potentially placing the public at risk.

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Body mass index had different effects on premenopausal and postmenopausal breast cancer risks:…

There is sufficient evidence supporting a relationship between increased body mass index (BMI) and an increased risk for breast cancer among postmenopausal women.

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Life satisfaction and longitudinal changes in physical activity, diabetes and obesity among…

Patients with cardiovascular disease who underwent coronary angiography at the National Institute of Cardiac Surgery and Cardiological Intervention (INCCI) in Luxembourg were surveyed for cardiovascular risk fact…

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Theories, models and frameworks used in capacity building interventions relevant to public…

There is limited research on capacity building interventions that include theoretical foundations.

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Cultural factors associated with the intent to be screened for prostate cancer among adult men…

The aim of this study was to determine cultural factors associated with prostate cancer screening intent among adult Kenyan African men.

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Less healthy breakfast cereals are promoted more frequently in large supermarket chains in…

The majority of food expenditures are made in supermarkets and this environment influences our purchasing and food intake.

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