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Action Schools! BC: A Socioecological Approach to Modifying Chronic Disease Risk Factors in Elementary School Children

Author(s): Patti-Jean Naylor, PhD | Heather M. Macdonald | Katharine E. Reed, MSc | Heather A. McKay, PhD
The effects of gender and age on health related behaviors

Author(s): Deeks Amanda | Lombard Catherine | Michelmore Janet | Teede Helena

Author(s): M.E. García | S. Rebollo | M. Martí­nez | A. Oña
Aspects related to healthy aging human

Author(s): Rejane Marie Barbosa Davim, Mylla Gabrielle Soares de Araújo, Vilani Medeiros de Araújo Nunes, João Carlos Alchieri, Richardson Augusto Rosendo da Silva, Camila Fernandes da Silva Carvalho
Public health campaigns and obesity - a critique

Author(s): Walls Helen | Peeters Anna | Proietto Joseph | McNeil John
School based screening for tuberculosis infection in Norway: comparison of positive tuberculin skin test with interferon-gamma release assay

Author(s): Winje Brita | Oftung Fredrik | Korsvold Gro | Mannsåker Turid | Ly Ingvild | Harstad Ingunn | Dyrhol-Riise Anne | Heldal Einar
Access to contraception by minors in Jamaica: A public health concern

Author(s): Tazhmoye V. Crawford | Donovan A. McGrowder | Alexay Crawford
Scaling up community-based obesity prevention in Australia: Background and evaluation design of the Health Promoting Communities: Being Active Eating Well initiative

Author(s): de Silva-Sanigorski Andrea | Bolton Kristy | Haby Michelle | Kremer Peter | Gibbs Lisa | Waters Elizabeth | Swinburn Boyd
Differences in school environment, school policy and actions regarding overweight prevention between Dutch schools. A nationwide survey

Author(s): Scholtens Salome | Middelbeek Lideke | Rutz Suzanne | Buijs Goof | Bemelmans Wanda
Evidence-based development of school-based and family-involved prevention of overweight across Europe: The ENERGY-project's design and conceptual framework

Author(s): Brug Johannes | te Velde Saskia | Chinapaw Mai | Bere Elling | de Bourdeaudhuij Ilse | Moore Helen | Maes Lea | Jensen Jorgen | Manios Yannis | Lien Nanna | Klepp Knut | Lobstein Tim | Martens Marloes | Salmon Jo | Singh Amika
Mapping service activity: the example of childhood obesity schemes in England

Author(s): Aicken Catherine | Roberts Helen | Arai Lisa
Evaluation of the childhood obesity prevention program Kids - 'Go for your life'

Author(s): de Silva-Sanigorski Andrea | Prosser Lauren | Carpenter Lauren | Honisett Suzy | Gibbs Lisa | Moodie Marj | Sheppard Lauren | Swinburn Boyd | Waters Elizabeth
Publically Funded Recreation Facilities: Obesogenic Environments for Children and Families?

Author(s): Patti-Jean Naylor | Laura Bridgewater | Megan Purcell | Aleck Ostry | Suzanne Vander Wekken
Chronic Disease Prevention and the New Public Health

Author(s): Halpin Helen A | Morales-Suárez-Varela Maria M | Martin-Moreno José M
HealthKick: a nutrition and physical activity intervention for primary schools in low-income settings

Author(s): Draper Catherine | de Villiers Anniza | Lambert Estelle | Fourie Jean | Hill Jillian | Dalais Lucinda | Abrahams Zulfa | Steyn Nelia
Epidemiology of obesity in adult population of Vojvodina

Author(s): Grujić Vera | Martinov-Cvejin Mirjana | Ač-Nikolić Eržebet | Nićiforović-Šurković Olja
Health Promotion Programs for the Elderly in Greece, the “Health Pro Elderly” Project

Author(s): Panayota Sourtzi | Vasiliki Roka | Venetia Velonaki | Athena Kalokerinou
Paradigms that guide the models of attention to the health in brazil: an analytic essay

Author(s): Flávio César Bezerra da Silva, Francisca Marta de Lima Costa, Hamilton Leandro Pinto de Andrade, Lúcia de Fátima Freire, Patrícia Suerda de Oliveira Maciel, Bertha Cruz Enders, Rejane Maria Paiva de Menezes
Costs and effects of a 'healthy living' approach to community development in two deprived communities: findings from a mixed methods study

Author(s): Snooks Helen | Evans Bridie | Cohen David | Nugent Michael | Rapport Frances | Skone Jon | Meredith Angie | Davies Tricia | O'Sullivan Diana
Feeling Healthy? A Survey of Physical and Psychological Wellbeing of Students from Seven Universities in the UK

Author(s): Walid El Ansari | Christiane Stock | the UK Student Health Group: Sherrill Snelgrove | Xiaoling Hu | Sian Parke | Shân Davies | Jill John | Hamed Adetunji | Mary Stoate | Pat Deeny | Ceri Phillips | Andi Mabhala
Health impact assessment of agriculture and food policies: lessons learnt from the Republic of Slovenia

Author(s): Lock Karen | Gabrijelcic-Blenkus Mojca | Martuzzi Marco | Otorepec Peter | Wallace Paul | Dora Carlos | Robertson Aileen | Zakotnic Jozica Maucec
Gente Sana en Comunidades Saludables: la visión de Salud para Todos en los Estados Unidos de América

Author(s): Puentes-Markides Cristina | Maiese Deborah | Granthon Myriam
Physical Activity and Obesity in Canadian Women

Author(s): Bryan Shirley | Walsh Peter
The School Health Index as an Impetus for Change

Author(s): Lisa K. Staten, PhD | Nicolette I. Teufel-Shone, PhD | Victoria E. Steinfelt, MS | Nohemi Ortega | Karen Halverson | Carmen Flores | Michael D. Lebowitz, PhD
From Concept to Practice: Using the School Health Index to Create Healthy School Environments in Rhode Island Elementary Schools

Author(s): Deborah N. Pearlman, PhD | Elizabeth Dowling, MPH | Cheryl Bayuk | Kathleen Cullinen, MS, RD, | Ann Kelsey Thacher, MS
The Vending and à la Carte Policy Intervention in Maine Public High Schools

Author(s): Anne-Marie Davee, MS, RD | Janet E. Whatley Blum, ScD | Rachel L. Devore | Christina M. Beaudoin, PhD | Lori A. Kaley, MS, MSB | Janet L. Leiter, MS, RD | Debra A. Wigand, MEd
The Prevention Research Centers Healthy Aging Research Network

Author(s): The Healthy Aging Research Network Writing Group
Prevalence of metabolic syndrome-related disorders in a large adult population in Turkey

Author(s): Sanisoglu S Yavuz | Oktenli Cagatay | Hasimi Adnan | Yokusoglu Mehmet | Ugurlu Mehmet
Alcohol use and health outcomes in the oldest old

Author(s): Turvey Carolyn | Schultz Susan | Klein Dawn
Vitamin G: effects of green space on health, well-being, and social safety

Author(s): Groenewegen Peter | van den Berg Agnes | de Vries Sjerp | Verheij Robert
Preventive home visits postpone mortality – a controlled trial with time-limited results

Author(s): Sahlen Klas-Göran | Dahlgren Lars | Hellner Britt Mari | Stenlund Hans | Lindholm Lars
The school food environment and adolescent obesity: qualitative insights from high school principals and food service personnel

Author(s): Nollen Nicole | Befort Christie | Snow Patricia | Daley Christine | Ellerbeck Edward | Ahluwalia Jasjit
Preface to the first monograph: The Fourth Psychiatric Revolution

Author(s): Ajai R. Singh | Shakuntala A. Singh
A survey of local health promotion initiatives for older people in Wales

Author(s): Hendry Maggie | Williams Nefyn | Wilkinson Clare
Governing for a Healthy Population: Towards an Understanding of How Decision-Making Will Determine Our Global Health in a Changing Climate

Author(s): Kathryn J. Bowen | Sharon Friel | Kristie Ebi | Colin D. Butler | Fiona Miller | Anthony J. McMichael
The Use of Land in Master Plans of Towns from the Point of View of Sustainable Spatial Development

Author(s): Liucijus Dringelis | Evaldas Ramanauskas | Giedrė Gudzinevičiūtė
Epidemiological Features of Obesity and Overweight in Grampian, Scotland

Author(s): M Mobasheri | E van Teijlingen | W Cairns | S Smith
Healthy cities strategy as public policy, Antioquia, Colombia, 2007

Author(s): Blanca M. Chávez | María P. Arbeláez
Student public commitment in a school-based diabetes prevention project: impact on physical health and health behavior

Author(s): DeBar Lynn | Schneider Margaret | Drews Kimberly | Ford Eileen | Stadler Diane | Moe Esther | White Mamie | Hernandez Arthur | Solomon Sara | Jessup Ann | Venditti Elizabeth
Healthy and sustainable spaces, biosafety and wastes

Author(s): Simone Cynamon Cohen | Débora Cynamon Kligerman | Mara Rejane Barroso Barcelos
Bone Mineral Density in 10 to75 Year-Old Iranian Healthy Women: Population Base Study

Author(s): M Pajouhi | Zh Maghbooli | S Mortaz Hejri | AA Keshtkar | M Saberi | B Larijani

Author(s): Florin HOSTIUC | Ciprian Dan COSTEA
A Study of Public Health Awareness among the Elderly in an Industrially Developing Country

Author(s): Ruhana Zainuddin | Norshaieda Abdullah | Syaidatul Z.M. Din | Paul H.P. Yeow | H. S. Loo
Canada's Compassionate Care Benefit: Is it an adequate public health response to addressing the issue of caregiver burden in end-of-life care?

Author(s): Williams Allison | Eby Jeanette | Crooks Valorie | Stajduhar Kelli | Giesbrecht Melissa | Vuksan Mirjana | Cohen S Robin | Brazil Kevin | Allan Diane
Is proximity to a food retail store associated with diet and BMI in Glasgow, Scotland?

Author(s): Macdonald Laura | Ellaway Anne | Ball Kylie | Macintyre Sally
Public policies for adolescents in vulnerable áreas

Author(s): Mara Rejane Barroso Barcelos | Luiz Carlos Fadel de Vasconcellos | Simone Cynamon Cohen
Is there a Wealth Dividend of Aging Societies?

Author(s): Marc Suhrcke | Elena Fumagalli | Ruth Hancock
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