• The aim of the study is to evaluate the differences in the behavior and attitudes of male and female lawyers regarding their lifestyles and health habits. (hindawi.com)
  • We were successful in changing knowledge, attitudes and beliefs, which is encouraging because we know that those are precursors to changing behavior in the long term. (eurekalert.org)
  • In addition, this research will serve as a basis for valuable longitudinal information to monitor and interpret consumer attitudinal and behavior trends regarding key health issues including diet, physical activity, and weight. (foodinsight.org)
  • How American consumers' knowledge and attitudes impact behavior and use of health information and tools when making food choices. (foodinsight.org)
  • WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., September 21, 2016 - Novant Health today released findings of its first Consumer Attitudes About Health Study noting the latest trends in millennial health attitudes and behavior. (novanthealth.org)
  • Misinterpreting the content of news stories because of spin could have important public health consequences because the mass media can affect patient and public behavior," the authors wrote. (healthjournalism.org)
  • Automated health behavior change interventions show promise, but suffer from high attrition and disuse. (jmir.org)
  • The Internet abounds with thousands of personal narrative accounts of health behavior change that could not only provide useful information and motivation for others who are also trying to change, but an endless source of novel, entertaining stories that may keep participants more engaged than messages authored by interventionists. (jmir.org)
  • Given a collection of relevant personal health behavior change stories gathered from the Internet, the aim of this study was to develop and evaluate an automated indexing algorithm that could select the best possible story to provide to a user to have the greatest possible impact on their attitudes toward changing a targeted health behavior, in this case weight loss. (jmir.org)
  • Personal stories of health behavior change can be harvested from the Internet and used directly and automatically in interventions to affect participant attitudes, such as self-efficacy for changing behavior. (jmir.org)
  • This research reports on college students' attitudes regarding alcohol abuse and rioting and beliefs about university- and community-based environmental management strategies to quell riotous behavior. (ed.gov)
  • Emotional and restrained eating attitudes were measured with questions adapted from the Dutch Eating Behavior Questionnaire. (rti.org)
  • Purpose of the Study: The goal of this paper is to compare the impact of a multi-tiered community-based cancer prevention model on cancer knowledge, health attitude and behavior, by demographics and assimilation with an emphasis of impacts on disadvantaged rural minority population. (aacrjournals.org)
  • The cancer knowledge, health attitudes, and behavior comparison will be done for Hispanic vs. non-Hispanic and Spanish vs English language respondents within the two group designs. (aacrjournals.org)
  • The assessment tools used tend to represent the sexist attitude towards women, without taking into account that men can also be recipients of the same behavior from their partner. (elsevier.es)
  • According to the World Health Organization [ 5 ], physical activity is defined as any bodily movement produced by skeletal muscles that require energy expenditure. (hindawi.com)
  • Geneve: World Health Organization (2002). (springer.com)
  • World Health Organization. (who.int)
  • Regional Office for Europe (‎ World Health Organization. (who.int)
  • Greenhalgh, T (‎ World Health Organization. (who.int)
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) advocates the generation of evidence through research to strengthen guidance and action plans to minimize the spread of Zika virus infection and limit the impact of its complications ( 7 ). (frontiersin.org)
  • 6. World Health Organization (WHO). (cogprints.org)
  • Research into community attitudes and behaviour about illicit drug use was done to inform future policy and planning for alcohol and other drug issues. (health.gov.au)
  • What do we know about the strengths and weakness of different policy mechanisms to influence health behaviour in the population? (who.int)
  • Computed chi-square value was less than table value at the level of significance indicating no significance association be-tween level of attitude score and selected socio-demographic variables. (scirp.org)
  • At the heart of gender inequality are social norms and attitudes about gender that give rise to and perpetuate discriminatory institutions, and ultimately inhibit institutional and behavioral change. (duke.edu)
  • The way New Zealanders view and treat people experiencing mental illness is changing, and high-profile public campaigns have an important role to play, says the Mental Health Foundation. (scoop.co.nz)
  • We would like to add our congratulations to the Ministry and Draft FCB for their work on these campaigns, which show clear evidence of changing attitudes," says Judi Clements, Chief Executive of the Mental Health Foundation. (scoop.co.nz)
  • There is much work still to do, and the creativity and consistent excellence of campaigns such as Like Minds, Like Mine and the National Depression Initiative lend great weight to the Foundation's ongoing mission to make mental health everybody's business. (scoop.co.nz)
  • Find more from Mental Health Foundation on InfoPages. (scoop.co.nz)
  • Mental Health - If you are looking for books, check this link first, as it breaks down into numerous categories that you can quickly zero in on. (impactpublications.com)
  • The last few years have seen a definite sea change in the way people talk about and acknowledge mental health. (bpf.org.uk)
  • There has been a rise in the number of high-profile people speaking openly about their own mental health - Princes William and Harry, actors, musicians, big names from 'macho' professional sports like football, rugby and boxing - which would have been unfathomable a few years ago. (bpf.org.uk)
  • Hardly any, though, articulated that they felt they needed support for mental health issues straight away. (bpf.org.uk)
  • Slowly, those people ringing the helpline began to be more upfront about mental health. (bpf.org.uk)
  • Last year 15% of RICS professionals who came to us for help did so because they were suffering with a common mental health issue - about equal to the number who came forward due to physical ill health or disability for the first time ever. (bpf.org.uk)
  • These days, there's no getting away from the fact that mental health is a subject that affects every profession, every walk of life, every single business. (bpf.org.uk)
  • LionHeart's mental health project began in memory of John O'Halloran FRICS, a retired company MD who took his own life in 2015. (bpf.org.uk)
  • Despite increasing awareness, admitting to a mental health problem can still feel like an insurmountable barrier. (bpf.org.uk)
  • Studies by mental health charity Time to Change suggest 60% of people still wait more than a year before telling close family and friends about a mental health problem. (bpf.org.uk)
  • Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health, 31, 125-137. (scirp.org)
  • The study advocated health education and enlightenment programmes to enhance mental health literacy for parents so that they could develop a more positive attitude to psychiatric disorders including childhood psychiatric disorders which will lead to reduction in childhood psychiatric disorders and later adversities. (scirp.org)
  • Negative attitudes about ageing and older people also have significant consequences for the physical and mental health of older adults. (who.int)
  • Rothman & Coyle, 2018), alongside the multiplication of culturally competent mental health services, many Muslims remain reluctant to seek professional help (Haque, 2008). (umich.edu)
  • Background: Cambodia is a country where the resources for treating mental health disorders are far from sufficient. (diva-portal.org)
  • One strategy to narrow the treatment gap is to integrate mental health into primary health care (PHC). (diva-portal.org)
  • This enhances the feasibility of integrating mental health services at the PHC level. (diva-portal.org)
  • Improving the competence of mental health care in these settings will likely help to reduce the treatment gap for mental, neurological and substance use disorders in Cambodia. (diva-portal.org)
  • Postpartum, low-income mothers are at risk for mental health symptoms and obesity, and disordered eating attitudes may be associated with both mental health and obesity in this vulnerable population. (rti.org)
  • The study objective is to determine whether higher levels of mental health symptoms are associated with increased odds of emotional and restrained eating attitudes in this sample of Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) participants. (rti.org)
  • Maternal mental health symptoms were measured on continuous scales for depression (PRIME-MD), stress (Perceived Stress Scale) and anxiety (Spielberger State-Trait Anxiety Inventory). (rti.org)
  • Mothers reporting higher levels of depression symptoms [odds ratio (OR) = 3.93, 95%CI: 2.71-5. anxiety symptoms (OR = 1.96, 95%CI: 1.47-2.65), stress symptoms (OR = 2.09, 95%CI: 1.67-2.61) and high overall mental health symptomatology (OR = 3.51, 95%CI: 2.43-5.3) had increased odds of emotional eating attitudes. (rti.org)
  • Mothers with mental health symptoms are at risk for disordered eating attitudes, which may increase risk of poor diet. (rti.org)
  • These findings underscore the need for greater focus on addressing maternal mental health status and eating attitudes in the postpartum period. (rti.org)
  • Report on public attitudes to mental health, based on data collected in the 2013 Scottish Social Attitudes Survey, and comparison with data collected through four previous surveys between 2002 and 2008. (gov.scot)
  • This report focuses on one particular group of citizens - those with mental health problems - and explores public attitudes to those experiencing mental health problems. (gov.scot)
  • This is a large group, with approximately one in four people experiencing some kind of mental health problem in any given year according to recent estimates . (gov.scot)
  • 1.3 This introductory chapter outlines the rationale, context and aims of the survey, discusses why attitudes to mental health problems are of critical importance, outlines the previous research which has been undertaken, and summarises the report structure and conventions. (gov.scot)
  • How have attitudes to people with mental health problems changed over time? (gov.scot)
  • For those with direct experience of mental health problems, what have the social impacts been, what has helped or hindered their recovery, and have they received positive messages about their recovery? (gov.scot)
  • principles set out a decade earlier on the protection of persons with mental health problems and the improvement of mental health care which asserted that there should be 'no discrimination on the grounds of mental illness' . (gov.scot)
  • 1.6 In Scotland post-devolution, the focus on improving mental health and mental wellbeing was initially addressed through the National Programme for Improving Mental Wellbeing (hereafter referred to as 'the National Programme') which was launched in October 2001 and ran until 2008. (gov.scot)
  • It articulated a vision 'to improve the mental health and wellbeing of everyone living in Scotland and to improve the quality of life and social inclusion of people who experience mental health problems' . (gov.scot)
  • The legislative context for the National Programme was informed by the Human Rights Act (1998), which sets out the basic rights and freedoms to which all humans are entitled, and the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003, which was designed to ensure that free and informed consent forms the basis of treatment for people experiencing mental health problems. (gov.scot)
  • It can be administered in group or individual settings and is designed to be administered by mental health professionals, school counselors, coaches, camp counselors, and others with interest in gathering information to determine if an individual should be referred to a specialist for evaluation for an eating disorder. (wikipedia.org)
  • The EAT was developed in response to a National Institute of Mental Health consensus panel that recognized a need for screening large populations to increase early identification of anorexia related symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • This project will contribute to our understanding of both questions by collecting new and unique data that will be used to investigate how gender attitudes respond to improvements in girls' schooling and a narrowing of the gender gap in cognitive ability that arose from reductions in fetal iodine deficiency in Tanzania. (duke.edu)
  • However, faculty attitudes are reported to be barriers to successful implementation of IPE initiatives within health care education settings. (dovepress.com)
  • The benchmark IFIC Foundation Food & Health Survey provides insights regarding specific catalysts and barriers to healthful eating. (foodinsight.org)
  • Abelson JS, Kaufman E, Symer M, Peters A, Charlson M, Yeo H. Barriers and benefits to using mobile health technology after operation: A qualitative study. (jmir.org)
  • Research from the Harvard School of Public Health (first reported in 2001) links a more optimistic outlook with a lowered risk of heart disease in older men and University of Pittsburgh researchers report that optimistic women have less thickening of the carotid artery walls. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Because communication occurs via Health Buddy when the patient responds to a short automated survey of perhaps a dozen questions, the patient's acceptance of Health Buddy and his or her willingness to use it daily is crucial to its success. (rand.org)
  • We conducted a survey of health economic article authors regarding their willingness to publicly release their model source code. (springer.com)
  • An analysis of online communications on Twitter about the public health challenges of the Zika virus correlated highly with a Zika-related analysis of traditional survey data from landline and cellular phones, said Dolores Albarracin, a professor of psychology at Illinois and a co-author of the study. (eurekalert.org)
  • The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT is planning on conducting a nationwide survey of public opinion about electronic health information exchange and the privacy and security of personal data that is shared. (executivegov.com)
  • The International Food Information Council Foundation debuted the findings from our 2011 IFIC Foundation Food & Health Survey via webcast to a health professional audience on June 29, 2011 and July 21, 2011. (foodinsight.org)
  • This Survey offers the important voice and insights of the consumer for health professionals, government officials, educators, and other interested individuals who seek to improve the lives of Americans. (foodinsight.org)
  • A survey was administered to 754 health professionals working in Family Health Centres (FHCs) in seven districts in Istanbul, Turkey. (nih.gov)
  • To better understand health care provider and consumer knowledge and attitudes that influence antibiotic use, CDC analyzed national internet survey data collected from participants living in the United States during 2012-2013. (cdc.gov)
  • DocStyles survey participants were recruited from the Epocrates Honors and Epocrates Allied Health panels. (cdc.gov)
  • Based on a survey of primary care clinicians in early 2015, this Visualizing Health Policy infographic examines the experiences and attitudes of primary care practitioners (PCPs) after the Affordable Care Act's (ACA's) major coverage provisions took effect in January 2014. (kff.org)
  • The nationwide online survey of 2,104 U.S. adults aged 18 and older, including 419 millennials aged 18-35, was recently conducted by Harris Poll on behalf of Novant Health. (novanthealth.org)
  • The Kaiser Family Foundation partnered with Glamour magazine on a national survey to find out how much women know about their reproductive health care needs and whether they are taking important steps to protect their reproductive health, covering such critical issues as: routine gynecological exams,contraception, emergency contraception, sexually transmitted disease, HIV/AIDS, the patient-physician relationship, health insurance coverage, and communication with sexual partners. (kff.org)
  • The current status of screening services and knowledge of health care professionals was assessed through a Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices survey on cervical cancer screening and prevention. (mdpi.com)
  • More than 83 000 people in 57 countries took part in the survey which assessed attitudes to older people across all age groups. (who.int)
  • It is based on an examination of the 1987 National Medical Expenditure Survey, which sampled 15,000 households to collect data on health care use and expenditures. (baltimoresun.com)
  • Methods: A self-administered survey for students in NTCC schools to establish a baseline level of knowledge, attitudes, and confidence about tuberculosis. (ebscohost.com)
  • Early results (January to April) from the 2010 Canadian Community Health Survey show that an estimated 41% of Canadians (excluding those in the territories) aged 12 or older had been vaccinated for H1N1 by April 2010. (ebscohost.com)
  • When anyone has the impetus to get out on the road and start exercising or go to the gym and start training they are starting a process of developing a positive attitude to life that will infect everything they do and say. (trulyhuge.com)
  • Editors note: For more information on developing a positive attitude read the book Dianetics. (trulyhuge.com)
  • These are important findings about body image," said Debby Herbenick, associate director of the Center for Sexual Health Promotion in the School of Health, Physical Education and Recreation. (redorbit.com)
  • Recommendations based on the findings include EHR technology refinements, improved clinical documentation using standardized terminologies, and health professional-informed EHR training. (nih.gov)
  • According to the Consumer Attitudes About Health Study's findings, similar proportions of millennials say that being treated well/with respect (69 percent) and effective treatments (73 percent) are how they would define quality healthcare. (novanthealth.org)
  • The present findings have majorpublic health policy implications for Kuwait. (omicsonline.org)
  • During the follow-up focused on the health care students, SOC weakened in 6%, remained unchanged in 65% and strengthened in 32% of the participants. (arctichealth.org)
  • with more than 75% of participants believing that the Ministry of Health in Kuwait should regulate the claims made by the manufacturers of NHPs and it is important to talk to a medical doctor or a pharmacist prior to using NHPs. (omicsonline.org)
  • Directly related to this paper is one by Carl May, Professor of Healthcare Innovation in the faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, entitled "Making sense of technology adoption in healthcare: meso-level considerations" , that looks at telecare. (telecareaware.com)
  • Outcomes included self-reported tobacco use status and attitudes (for all workers), and (for doctors) self-report of performance of "5-A" tobacco cessation interventions: Asking, advising, assessing, assisting, or arranging follow-up for tobacco control, in their client population. (rti.org)
  • As the clearinghouse website ( http://www.GHCEARegistry.org ) explains, CEVR asks each author to provide summary information about their model (e.g., disease or condition modeled, intervention, etc.) and limits clearinghouse contents to "computer simulations developed to support original economic assessments of health interventions. (springer.com)
  • In 2002, all vaccinations included in the national schedule were placed on the list of "essential health interventions" that all regions must provide free of charge within the National Health Service (NHS). (biomedcentral.com)
  • It is entitled "Digital Health Interventions for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis" . (telecareaware.com)
  • Consistent with that hypothesis, racial attitudes had a significantly larger impact on health care opinions in fall 2009 than they had in cross-sectional surveys from the past two decades and in panel data collected before Obama became the face of the policy. (themonkeycage.org)
  • Moreover, the experiments embedded in one of those reinterview surveys found health care policies were significantly more racialized when attributed to President Obama than they were when these same proposals were framed as President Clinton's 1993 reform efforts. (themonkeycage.org)
  • One aspect of the resulting risk profiles was significantly related to a positive attitude to open-air sunbathing but not to sunbed use, possibly because it was erroneously thought that using a sunbed is not risky. (nih.gov)
  • Regular shisha users have significantly higher detrimental health effects compared to no-regular shisha users. (mdpi.com)
  • Since that year, a Circular Letter of the Ministry of Health (no. 13, 6 June 1995) established that all the Italian regions should actively offer MMR and acellular pertussis vaccines free of charge. (biomedcentral.com)
  • As Idler puts it, "People should occasionally turn their attention away from risks to their health and focus on the resources they have to stay healthy. (healthday.com)
  • Know the risks and potential benefits of clinical studies and talk to your health care provider before participating. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Just over half (57.3%) agree that shisha use exposes the smoker to large amounts of smoke and the majority were unsure about the health risks of shisha smoking compared to tobacco smoking. (mdpi.com)
  • This round of Eurobarometer surveys covers the special topic of public health and includes the following major areas of focus: (1) check-up and prevention, (2) oral health, (3) alcohol habits, (4) smoking habits, (5) organ and blood donation, and (6) sport and physical activity. (umich.edu)
  • Fleming JN, Taber DJ, McElligott J, McGillicuddy JW, Treiber F. Mobile Health in Solid Organ Transplant: The Time Is Now. (jmir.org)
  • Vanhoof JMM, Vandenberghe B, Geerts D, Philippaerts P, De Mazière P, DeVito Dabbs A, De Geest S, Dobbels F. Technology Experience of Solid Organ Transplant Patients and Their Overall Willingness to Use Interactive Health Technology. (jmir.org)
  • Aims: To report on the knowledge, attitudes and concerns of undergraduate students, enrolled in three health science disciplines, in regards to organ donation and presumed consent. (medsci.org)
  • Implications regarding the role of health educators to promote university- and community-based alcohol abuse prevention coalitions are discussed. (ed.gov)
  • Sociolinguistic implications of implicit measurement procedures are discussed regarding the development of oral health campaigns. (degruyter.com)
  • To empirically test this hypothesis we use a small scale database from Catalonia to explore the determinants of private health insurance (PHI) purchase under different forms of captivity along with a measure of risk attitudes. (lse.ac.uk)
  • Dozens of media polls from 1993 to 1994 and from 2009 to 2010 are also pooled together to show that with African Americans overwhelmingly supportive of Obama's legislative proposals, the racial divide in health care opinions was 20 percentage points greater in 2009-10 than it was over President Clinton's plan back in 1993-94. (themonkeycage.org)
  • In this environment of increasing food and health information, Americans perceive themselves to be more healthful than in 2010. (foodinsight.org)
  • My goal is not to examine overall trends, but to look at a range of demographic sub-groups, from those on Medicare and those without health insurance to older Americans and those with poor self-reported health. (themonkeycage.org)
  • critical that we make it clear where we stand and what we stand to lose or gain in the restructuring going on," said Dr. Blanton, a professor with the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health. (baltimoresun.com)