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Concepts and definitions of health and health-related

Details: Health is an aspect interwoven with all other aspects of life, everyday life, working life, family life, and community life. Health is viewed a resource and a total, personal, situation-specific phenomenon. Absence of disease is not enough – the life situation as a whole must be taken into consideration.

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The Meanings of Health and its Promotion

Details: The Constitution of the World Health Organization, which came into force on April 7, 1948, defined health “as a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being.” The writers of the Constitution were clearly aware of the tendency of seeing health as a state dependent on the presence or

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The Governmental Public Health Infrastructure

Details: Responding to Disarray. The Future of Public Health provided the public health community with a common language and a focus for reform, and progress has been made. In Washington, Illinois, and Michigan, for example, revisions of the state public health codes resulted in the inclusion of mandatory provisions for funding and the distribution of services to all communities “no matter how small

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Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

Details: A number of integrative health organizations encourage members to model healthy lifestyle behaviors, including the Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine 40 and the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians. 41 Among some integrative health educational institutions, a culture of wellness exists, where healthy food choices are readily

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Are COVID‐19 conspiracies a threat to public health

Details: Unexpectedly, COVID‐19 conspiracy believers adhered to basic health guidelines and advanced health protective measures as strictly as non‐believers. Conspiracy believers were, however, less willing to install the contact‐tracing app, get tested for and vaccinated against COVID‐19, and were more likely to …

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The Health Care Delivery System

Details: This chapter addresses the issues of access, managing chronic disease, neglected health care services (i.e., clinical preventive services, oral, and mental health care and substance abuse services), and the capacity of the health care delivery system to better serve the population in terms of cultural competence, quality, the workforce, financing, information technology, and emergency

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Impact of Incarceration on Health

Details: As reported by several participants, individuals enter correctional facilities with many health problems; and incarceration has an impact on their health. Evidence was presented that many are released (especially from jails, given the high turnover rate)—and too often are re-incarcerated—with pressing health needs. Participants in the workshop discussed the impact of incarceration on

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Experiences of Home Health Care Workers in New York …

Details: Importance: Home health care workers care for community-dwelling adults and play an important role in supporting patients with confirmed and suspected coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) who remain at home. These workers are mostly middle-aged women and racial/ethnic minorities who typically earn low wages. Despite being integral to patient care, these workers are often neglected by the

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SARS-CoV-2 and Stroke in a New York Healthcare System

Details: Methods: We conducted a retrospective cohort study of consecutive patients with ischemic stroke who were hospitalized between March 15, 2020, and April 19, 2020, within a major health system in New York, the current global epicenter of the pandemic. We compared the clinical characteristics of stroke patients with a concurrent diagnosis of COVID

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Racial And Ethnic Disparities In Care Following The New

Details: 4 Kathleen Terry is a senior director at IPRO, in Lake Success, New York. 5 Marcus Friedrich is chief medical officer of the Office of Quality and Patient Safety at the New York State Department of Health, in Albany. 6 Amal N. Trivedi ( [email protected] ) is a professor in the Department of …

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News: Racial Inequities Persist in Health (The New York

Details: Trends in Differences in Health Status and Health Care Access and Affordability by Race and Ethnicity in the United States, 1999-2018. In a serial cross-sectional survey study of US adults from 1999 to 2018, racial and ethnic differences in self-reported health status, access, and affordability improved ….

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Autophagy and microbial pathogenesis

Details: 5 Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, New York University Langone Health, New York, NY, 10016, USA. [email protected] PMID: 31896796 PMCID: PMC7205878 DOI: 10.1038/s41418-019-0481-8 Abstract Autophagy is a cell biological process that promotes resilience in the face of environmental perturbations.

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General health, healthcare costs and dental care use of

Details: Background: Cross-sectional studies have shown that elderly with a natural dentition have better general health than edentulous elderly, but this has not been confirmed in studies with longitudinal design. Methods: This prospective longitudinal study with a follow-up of 8 years aimed to assess differences in general health, healthcare costs and dental care use between elderly with a natural

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Sociology and Health

Details: Health Problems as Social Problems. The historical focus of sociology is on social problems in human society. Social problems include health problems, crime , deviance, violence , poverty , inequality, population problems, delinquency, and institutional instability.

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SHP2 inhibition diminishes KRASG12C cycling and …

Details: 6 Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, NYU Langone Health, New York, NY. PMID: 33045063 PMCID: PMC7549316 (available on 2021-07-04) DOI: 10.1084/jem.20201414 Abstract KRAS is the most frequently mutated human oncogene, and KRAS inhibition has been a longtime goal.

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Age-Related Diseases and Clinical and Public Health

Details: Now is the time for the public health community to plan for the “older-older age wave.” Many cities have begun to explore how to make themselves more “elder-friendly.” As the baby boom-generation ages from 65 to 85, there will be a more intense need for services in the …

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Understanding Population Health and Its Determinants

Details: For most people, thinking about health and health care is a very personal issue. Assuring the health of the public, however, goes beyond focusing on the health status of individuals; it requires a population health approach. As noted in Chapter 1, America's health status does not match the nation's substantial health investments. The work of assuring the nation's health also faces dramatic

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The Future of Nursing 2020-2030: Charting a Path to

Details: The ultimate goal is the achievement of health equity in the United States built on strengthened nursing capacity and expertise. By leveraging these attributes, nursing will help to create and contribute comprehensively to equitable public health and health care systems that are designed to work for everyone.

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What do doctors understand by spiritual health

Details: Results: 177 GPs responded to the survey. Understanding of spiritual health fitted into three themes: self-actualisation and meaning, transcendence and relationships beyond the self, and expressions of spirituality. A full range of views were expressed, from a minority who challenged their …

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Effects of Health Insurance on Health

Details: This chapter presents the Committee's review of studies that address the impact of health insurance on various health-related outcomes. It examines research on the relationship between health insurance (or lack of insurance), use of medical care and health outcomes for specific conditions and types of services, and with overall health status and mortality. There is a consistent, positive

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Factors That Affect Health-Care Utilization

Details: ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE. Access to health care is defined as having timely use of personal health services to achieve the best possible health outcome ().Access requires gaining entry into the health-care system, getting access to sites of care where patients can receive needed services, and finding providers who meet the needs of patients and with whom patients can develop a relationship based

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Social Determinants and Health Behaviors: Conceptual

Details: Health behaviors are frequently discussed as individual-level behaviors, but they can be measured and summarized for individuals, groups, or populations. Health behaviors are dynamic, varying over the lifespan, across cohorts, across settings, and over time. With smoking in the U.S, for example, the likelihood of …

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Projecting health labor market dynamics for a health

Details: Background: Health workforce planning is critical for health systems to safeguard the ability to afford, train, recruit, and retain the appropriate number and mix of health workers. This balance is especially important when macroeconomic structures are also reforming. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is moving toward greater diversification, privatization, and resiliency; health sectorreform is a

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The State of Health Disparities in the United States

Details: HEALTH DISPARITIES. For the purposes of this report, health disparities are differences that exist among specific population groups in the United States in the attainment of full health potential that can be measured by differences in incidence, prevalence, mortality, burden of disease, and other adverse health conditions ().While the term disparities is often used or interpreted to reflect

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The Impact of Social and Cultural Environment on Health

Details: Health is determined by several factors including genetic inheritance, personal behaviors, access to quality health care, and the general external environment (such as the quality of air, water, and housing conditions). In addition, a growing body of research has documented associations between social and cultural factors and health (Berkman and Kawachi, 2000; Marmot and Wilkinson, 2006).

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A cross-sectional study on factors associated with health

Details: Introduction: Health seeking behaviour (HSB) refers to actions taken by individuals who are ill in order to find appropriate remedy. Most studies on HSB have only examined one symptom or covered only a specific geographical location within a country. In this study, we used a representative sample of adults to explore the factors associated with HSB in response to 30 symptoms reported by adult

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Wearable Health Devices in Health Care: Narrative

Details: In the field of health care, wearable devices in the form of portable medical or health electronic devices that can be directly worn on the body can be used to perceive, record, analyze, regulate, and intervene to maintain health and can even be used to treat diseases with the support of various technologies for identification, sensing

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What is e-health

Details: e-health is an emerging field in the intersection of medical informatics, public health and business, referring to health services and information delivered or enhanced through the Internet and related technologies. In a broader sense, the term characterizes not only a technical development, but also a state-of-mind, a way of thinking, an

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Education Improves Public Health and Promotes Health Equity

Details: First, health is a prerequisite for education: hungry children or children who cannot hear well, or who have chronic toothaches, eg, are hindered in their learning. 5 Second, education about health (ie, health education) occurs within schools and in many public health interventions; it is a …

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Volunteering and health benefits in general adults

Details: Background. The beneficial effects of volunteering on health outcomes have been well documented. Research has found that participation in voluntary services is significantly predictive of better mental and physical health [1, 2], life satisfaction [], self-esteem [3, 4], happiness [5, 6], lower depressive symptoms [4, 7], psychological distress [3, 8], and mortality and functional inability [8

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Global Health Action at 15 – revisiting its rationale

Details: Global Health Action was launched almost 15 years ago in a world of increasing global interdependence. The Journal’s name and motivation resonates with Robert Beaglehole’s esteemed definition: ‘global health is a collaborative trans-national research and action for promoting health for all’ [].Our mission was phrased ‘to address critical issues in global health and facilitate

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The association between birth weight and proxy-reported

Details: Introduction. Birth weight is an important marker of the health status of a fetus, and it has a significant impact on children’s outcomes [].Evidence indicates that lower birth weights (less than 2500 g), particularly extremely low birth weight, are associated with visual impairment [], hearing loss [], cognitive impairment [4, 5], and hyperactivity disorders [] in young children.

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Health professionals' attitudes toward medications for

Details: Research has shown that medications, especially opioid agonist treatments, are an effective way to treat opioid use disorder (OUD); however, negative attitudes held by health professionals contribute to their underutilization. Methods : A 23-year review of studies that examined health professi …

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[«Missing time»: Experiences of demand management doctors

Details: Objective: Characterize the current situation of the demand manager physician (DMP) in primary health care (PHC), from the perceptions of those who fulfill this role, their medical peers and the directors of the family health centers (CESFAMs). Design: Qualitative cross-sectional study with a grounded theory approach. SITE: Four CESFAMs from the South East Metropolitan Health Service in

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Covid-19 Breakthrough Infections in Vaccinated Health Care

Details: Among fully vaccinated health care workers, the occurrence of breakthrough infections with SARS-CoV-2 was correlated with neutralizing antibody titers during the peri-infection period. Most breakthrough infections were mild or asymptomatic, although persistent symptoms did occur.

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Determinants of maternal health four weeks after delivery

Details: Background: The aim of this study was to examine the interaction of a multitude of socio-economic, lifestyle, environmental, psychosocial and birth related determinants and their effect on maternal health four weeks after delivery. Methods: We used data from a German birth cohort study, the KUNO-Kids health study. Social determinants, as well as the self-rated maternal health and the physical

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Sedentary Lifestyle: Overview of Updated Evidence of

Details: Health outcomes also vary depending on the type of sedentary behavior and watching television led to the worst outcomes. This may be attributable to the fact that television watching is a passive sedentary behavior and that people often consume snacks while watching television. Therefore, among the various types of sedentary behaviors

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Decolonizing health in Canada: A Manitoba first nation

Details: Affiliations 1 Community Health Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Independent Researcher, Victoria, BC, V9C 0M1, Canada. [email protected]; 2 Department of Community Health Sciences, Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, First Nation Health and Social Secretariat Manitoba and the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, R3B 2B3, Canada.

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Health, Migration, and NTDs: An Anthropological View

Details: Health, Migration, and NTDs: An Anthropological View Med Anthropol. Aug-Sep 2021;40(6):491-496. doi: 10.1080/01459740.2021.1953494. Epub 2021 Jul 27. Author Marina Gold 1 2 Affiliations 1 Mundo Sano. 2 University of Zurich [email protected] PMID: 34314263

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[The determining factors of qualitative training of

Details: The inclusion of public health and health care measures in labor functions of professional standards of medical specialists increased significance of mastering of these standards by students during specialty training, since on this depends their successful completion of primary accreditation of specialists and implementation of job descriptions in the course of daily activities.

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Oral health assessment of older adults living in long-term

Details: Introduction: Regular oral health assessment among older adults living in long-term care facilities (LTCF) can improve their oral health. Different instruments have been developed and used to evaluate the oral health of institutionalised older people by non-dental professionals.

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Health Problems of Homeless People

Details: Health Problems That Result from Being Homeless. Homelessness increases the risk of developing health problems such as diseases of the extremities and skin disorders; it increases the possibility of trauma, especially as a result of physical assault or rape (Kelly, 1985). 2 It can also turn a relatively minor health problem into a serious illness, as can be seen by the case of Doris Foy:

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Health assets: a concept analysis

Details: Health assets mobilize an individual to engage in deliberation, decision making, and change. Consequences of health assets are positive health behaviors that can lead to mastery, self-actualization, and improved health outcomes. We propose both a definition of health assets and a …

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A Framework for a Systems Approach to Health Care Delivery

Details: A FOUR-LEVEL MODEL OF THE HEALTH CARE SYSTEM. In this model, adapted from Ferlie and Shortell (2001), the health care system is divided into four “nested” levels: (1) the individual patient; (2) the care team, which includes professional care providers (e.g., clinicians, pharmacists, and others), the patient, and family members; (3) the organization (e.g., hospital, clinic, nursing home

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Out of pocket Expenditure on Health Service Delivery at a

Details: Ethical approval was taken from Nepal Health Research Council (ref. no. 2087) and permission was taken from the hospital. Informed consent was taken from the participants. Convenient sampling was done. A semi-structured questionnaire was used as a tool for the interview. Data was entered into Epidata and analyzed using the Statistical Package

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The Root Causes of Health Inequity

Details: Health inequity, categories and examples of which were discussed in the previous chapter, arises from social, economic, environmental, and structural disparities that contribute to intergroup differences in health outcomes both within and between societies. The report identifies two main clusters of root causes of health inequity. The first is the intrapersonal, interpersonal, institutional

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Does social capital interact with economic hardships in

Details: Background: The importance of social and economic capital as predictors of health is widely documented, yet the complexity of interactions between them and effects on older people's health is still unclear. Combining the material and psychosocial explanations of health, this study explores the potential interactions between social and economic capital in influencing older adults' health in

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