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EDITORIAL
Anke Berger, Nino Künzli
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
September 5, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30151781/unhealthy-food-marketing-around-new-zealand-schools-a-national-study
#2
Stefanie Vandevijvere, Janine Molloy, Naadira Hassen de Medeiros, Boyd Swinburn
OBJECTIVES: This is the first nationwide analysis of food marketing around New Zealand (NZ) schools. METHODS: Zones (500-m network buffers) were created around a sample of 950 schools (37.5% of total) using ArcGIS. Foods advertised were classified according to the NZ Food and Beverage Classification System and the World Health Organization (WHO) Europe Nutrient Profile Model. Convenience, fast food and takeaway outlets were mapped. RESULTS: About 65% of foods were not permitted to be marketed to children by the WHO model...
August 27, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30132055/correction-to-personal-relational-and-school-factors-associated-with-involvement-in-fights-with-weapons-among-school-age-youth-in-brazil-a-multilevel-ecological-approach
#3
Maria Fernanda Tourinho Peres, Catarina Machado Azeredo, Leandro Fórnias Machado de Rezende, Eliana Miura Zucchi, Ivan Franca-Junior, Olinda do Carmo Luiz, Renata Bertazzi Levy
The authors would like to include the funding note here which was found missing in the original publication.
August 22, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30105507/food-insecurity-sexual-risk-taking-and-sexual-victimization-in-ghanaian-adolescents-and-young-south-african-adults
#4
Rainier Masa, Lauren Graham, Zoheb Khan, Gina Chowa, Leila Patel
OBJECTIVES: The objectives of this study were to examine whether food insecurity is associated with sexual risk taking and victimization in young people (aged 16-24); and to investigate whether the relationship of food insecurity with sexual risk taking and victimization is moderated by gender. METHODS: Cross-sectional data were obtained in 2014 from a sample of Ghanaian adolescents (n = 773) and in 2015 from young South African adults (n = 823). We used multilevel logistic regression given the study's binary outcome and clustered data...
August 14, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30097680/integrated-approaches-to-tackling-health-issues-related-to-agri-food-systems
#5
EDITORIAL
Hung Nguyen-Viet, Delia Grace, John McDermott
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
August 10, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30097679/building-collaborative-capability-between-law-enforcement-and-civil-society-leaders-to-prevent-urban-violence
#6
Rob Worrall, Finn Kjaerulf
OBJECTIVES: This research paper analyses how applying a Place-Based Leadership Development (P-BLD) programme adds value to an ongoing intersectoral Urban Violence Prevention Programme (IUVP) in Kenya building trust within collaboratives in the intersection between the historically adversarial law enforcement and civil society sectors. METHODS: Data on participants' experience of the P-BLD programme were systematically collected through detailed pre- and post-session questionnaires which included a series of challenging but open questions...
August 10, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30097678/the-perinatal-health-of-immigrant-women-in-france-a-nationally-representative-study
#7
Fabienne El-Khoury Lesueur, Anne-Laure Sutter-Dallay, Lidia Panico, Elie Azria, Judith Van der Waerden, Nolwenn Regnault Vauvillier, Marie-Aline Charles, Maria Melchior
OBJECTIVES: Despite the healthy migrant effect, immigrants and descendants of immigrants face health challenges and socio-economic difficulties. The objective of this study is to examine the perinatal health of women of migrant origin. METHODS: The nationwide French ELFE (Etude Longitudinale Française Depuis l'Enfance) birth cohort study recruited approximately 18,000 women. We studied pre-pregnancy BMI, gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), as well as tobacco, and alcohol consumption during pregnancy according to migrant status and region of origin...
August 10, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30094459/healing-the-web-of-life-on-the-meaning-of-environmental-and-health-equity
#8
EDITORIAL
Arturo Escobar
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
August 10, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30076423/adequate-and-excessive-food-consumption-in-suriname-a-multiethnic-middle-income-country
#9
Lenny M W Nahar-van Venrooij, Esha Marhe, Christel Antonius-Smits, Ingrid S Krishnadath
OBJECTIVES: To explore food consumption among different sex, age, ethnic, urban, education and income groups in Suriname. METHODS: Data from a cross-sectional population study (n = 5748; 15-64 year) were used. Food consumption was defined adequate if (1) fruit and vegetable intake was conformable to WHO recommendations, (2) mostly vegetable oil was used, and (3) whole-wheat products were used ≥ 3 days/week. Food consumption was defined excessive if 3 out of the following 5 items scored positive: consumption of (1) snack, (2) sweet, (3) fast food, or (4) soft drink ≥ 3 days/week, or (5) salt was always added while preparing a hot meal...
August 4, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30076422/equity-a-necessary-consideration-in-the-interface-between-health-and-the-environment
#10
EDITORIAL
Irene Vélez-Torres, Fabián Méndez, Martine Vrijheid
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
August 4, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30076421/the-effect-of-macrosocial-policies-on-violence-against-women-a-multilevel-study-in-28-european-countries
#11
Belén Sanz-Barbero, Consuelo Corradi, Laura Otero-García, Alba Ayala, Carmen Vives-Cases
OBJECTIVES: To describe and analyze whether a relationship exists between gender equality and political responses to gender violence (GV) against women with physical and/or sexual intimate partner violence (IPV) in the European Union (EU). METHODS: We analyzed a subsample of 39,269 ever-partnered women aged 18 and older from the violence against women survey (2012) of the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights. Outcome was last 12 months physical and/or sexual IPV. Multilevel Poisson regression models were used...
August 4, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30074055/trend-of-years-of-life-lost-due-to-suicide-in-iran-2006-2015
#12
Neda Izadi, Seyed Davood Mirtorabi, Farid Najafi, Bashir Nazparvar, Hajar Nazari Kangavari, Seyed Saeed Hashemi Nazari
OBJECTIVES: Suicide is a major global public health problem and much burden in the societies. This study aims to calculate the years of life lost (YLL) due to suicide and investigate its trend in Iran. METHODS: Information on deaths due to suicide in Iran was extracted from Iran Legal Medicine Organization. The years of life lost was calculated in each year according to gender and age-groups. To examine the trend for different years, joinpoint regression was used...
August 3, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30054650/women-s-health-and-well-being-in-low-income-formal-and-informal-neighbourhoods-on-the-eve-of-the-armed-conflict-in-aleppo
#13
Balsam Ahmad, Fouad M Fouad, Shahaduz Zaman, Peter Phillimore
OBJECTIVES: To explore how married women living in low-income formal and informal neighbourhoods in Aleppo, Syria, perceived the effects of neighbourhood on their health and well-being, and the relevance of these findings to future urban rebuilding policies post-conflict. METHODS: Semi-structured interviews were undertaken with eighteen married women living in informal or socioeconomically disadvantaged formal neighbourhoods in Aleppo in 2011, a year before the armed conflict caused massive destruction in all these neighbourhoods...
July 28, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30046850/what-will-it-take-to-get-the-evidential-value-of-lay-knowledge-recognised
#14
EDITORIAL
Jennie Popay
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
July 26, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30046849/does-level-of-attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-symptoms-predicts-poor-transition-into-adulthood
#15
Stéphanie Baggio, Joseph Studer, Ana Fructuoso, Véronique S Grazioli, Patrick Heller, Hans Wolff, Gerhard Gmel, Nader Perroud
OBJECTIVES: Transition into adulthood is a risky period for young people with attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), but empirical studies on this topic are scarce. This study investigated the association between the level of ADHD symptoms and transition into adulthood. METHODS: Data were collected in the Cohort Study of Substance Use and Risk Factors among a representative sample of young Swiss men (n = 4681) over three waves. Measures included the level of ADHD symptoms and emerging adulthood assessed with the Inventory of the Dimensions of Emerging Adulthood and indicators of successful transition into adulthood...
July 25, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30033509/correction-to-the-education-gradient-in-cancer-screening-participation-a-consistent-phenomenon-across-europe
#16
Barbara Willems, Piet Bracke
The authors would like to correct the errors in the publication of the original article.
July 23, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30019136/impact-of-desertification-and-land-degradation-on-colombian-children
#17
Marta Cecilia Jaramillo-Mejía, Dov Chernichovsky
OBJECTIVES: Desertification affected more than 24% of Colombia's land mass in 2012. The study aims to establish the singular impact of desertification on under-five mortality in Colombia. METHODS: Descriptive statistics and multivariate logit regressions are applied to the population of live births and under-five deaths in Colombia 2008-2011. RESULTS: Children have a higher probability to die in rural communities and among mothers with low education who also have inferior health insurance...
July 17, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29974131/barriers-and-facilitators-to-implementation-of-cancer-treatment-and-palliative-care-strategies-in-low-and-middle-income-countries-systematic-review
#18
REVIEW
Andrew Donkor, Tim Luckett, Sanchia Aranda, Jane Phillips
OBJECTIVES: To appraise improvement strategies adopted by low- and middle-income countries to increase access to cancer treatments and palliative care; and identify the facilitators and barriers to implementation. METHODS: A systematic review was conducted and reported in accordance with PRISMA statement. MEDLINE, CINAHL, and the Cochrane Library databases were searched. Bias was assessed using the Standards for Quality Improvement Reporting Excellence, and evidence graded using the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council system...
July 5, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29974130/associations-of-intimate-partner-violence-with-screening-for-mental-health-disorders-among-women-in-urban-bangladesh
#19
Prabal K De, Nadine Shaanta Murshid
OBJECTIVES: We examined the association between intimate partner violence (IPV) and screening for depression in Bangladesh, a country with high prevalence of IPV and lack of data, awareness and provider infrastructure for mental illness. METHODS: We used data from a representative sample of 11,202 women from the 2006 Bangladesh Urban Health Survey. Elements of social learning theory were used to examine the association. Additionally, we examined the interaction effect of experiencing IPV and justification of IPV on screening for mental health disorders...
July 5, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29968074/united-states-congressmen-support-the-legalization-of-environmental-health-injustice-in-puerto-rico
#20
Luis A Bonilla-Soto
OBJECTIVES: Analyze the role of two members of the United States Congress, two private enterprises, and the government of Puerto Rico in the approval of the counterproductive law "Ban on the Deposit and Disposal of Coal Ash or Coal Combustion Residuals in Puerto Rico" (Law No. 40) in the framework of the four principles for environmental policy making. METHODS: The gathered text documents were structured, reviewed, and coded using a content analysis protocol to produce coding categories and the final analysis...
July 2, 2018: International Journal of Public Health
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