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Alcohol marketing on YouTube: exploratory analysis of content adaptation to enhance user…

We know little about how social media alcohol marketing is utilized for alcohol promotion in different national contexts.

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The impact of social expenditure on health inequalities in Europe

Publication date: Available online 11 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Javier Álvarez-Gálvez, Antonio M.

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Mobile phone use among patients and health workers to enhance primary healthcare: A qualitative…

Publication date: Available online 10 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Jocelyn Olivia Todd Anstey Watkins, Jane Goudge, Francesc Xavier Gómez-Olivé, Frances Griffiths Mobile phones have the potential to improve access to healthcare information and services in low-resourced settings.

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From macro- to microfactors in health: Social science approaches in research on sexually…

by Ruth Kutalek, Elena Jirovsky, Igor Grabovac Ruth Kutalek and colleagues share their Perspective on Kipruto Chesang and colleagues’ qualitative study of beliefs and practices among healthcare providers managing STIs in Kenya and discuss the value of this type of research for addressing biosocial challenges.

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Gender matters in cardiac rehabilitation and diabetes: Using Bourdieu’s concepts

Publication date: Available online 6 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Jan E.

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Does college major matter for women’s and men’s health in midlife? Examining the horizontal…

Publication date: Available online 6 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Jennifer Karas Montez, Wencheng Zhang, Anna Zajacova, Tod G.

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Health equity monitoring for healthcare quality assurance

Publication date: Available online 6 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): R.

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Experience versus diagnosis as the appropriate basis for assessment of depression

Publication date: Available online 8 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): P.

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The impact of rural residence and HIV infection on poor tuberculosis treatment outcomes in a…

Successful tuberculosis (TB) treatment is essential to effective TB control.

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Young Africans’ social representations of rape in their HIV-related creative narratives,…

Publication date: February 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 198 Author(s): Robyn Singleton, Kate Winskell, Siphiwe Nkambule-Vilakati, Gaëlle Sabben Sexual violence is both a major human rights issue and an important driver of HIV infection in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Is envy harmful to a society’s psychological health and wellbeing? A longitudinal study of…

Publication date: February 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 198 Author(s): Redzo Mujcic, Andrew J.

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Social health insurance contributes to universal coverage in South Africa, but generates…

Many low- and middle-income countries are reforming their health financing mechanisms as part of broader strategies to achieve universal health coverage (UHC).

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The stigma associated with bereavement by suicide and other sudden deaths: A qualitative…

Publication date: Available online 2 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Alexandra L.

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Behavioural consequences of vaccination recommendations: An experimental analysis

Summary Annual vaccination is the most effective way to prevent seasonal influenza.

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