• MONROE, La. (KNOE) -Dr. John Bruchhaus at St. Francis Medical Center said pre-existing medical conditions and other socioeconomic factors are contributing to the racial disparities of COVID-19 patients. (knoe.com)
  • High altitude seems to act independent of socioeconomic status in explaining birth weight reduction. (docme.ru)
  • He said factors like health insurance, transportation, and housing have hindered patients from getting preventative care and following up with their physicians about chronic conditions. (knoe.com)
  • Its mission is to widen access to third level by addressing factors that contribute to the under-representation of lower socio-economic groups and ethnic minorities at third level. (tcd.ie)
  • socioeconomic level ABSTRACT Several studies of South American populations showed that altitude is associated with low birth weight and intrauterine growth retardation. (docme.ru)
  • Social factors such as maternal malnutrition (Haas et al. (docme.ru)
  • To explore the connections of socioeconomic factors such as education levels, regional population, income level of the area where you live and the air pollution in terms of toxic levels, we developed a visualization tool called DiseaseTrends . (wordpress.com)
  • A user can interactively explore these factors at a county, regional (user defined cluster of counties), state or national level. (wordpress.com)
  • It pays attention on how to know more about the influence of socioeconomic factors on customer's consumption in order to detect segments of customers with homogenous habits to objectively explain the behavior of the demand. (upc.edu)
  • The purpose of this research is to evaluate such effects on birth weight, after adjustment for confounding factors. (docme.ru)
  • For the study, Dr. Fernandez and his colleagues sought to determine the specific clinical and socioeconomic factors that lead to disparities in 30-day survival for patients undergoing operations for lung cancer. (facs.org)
  • In particular we wanted to determine if there were certain factors that were important in these disparities, including educational background, occupation, insurance status, and proximity to the transplant center. (hindawi.com)
  • Socioeconomic disparities in pain may be attributable to both greater frequency in stressful financial events as well as greater vulnerability to economic hardship for those at the lower end of the socioeconomic spectrum. (psyweb.com)
  • To assess the prevalence of multiple risk factors for heart disease and stroke and to identify disparities in risk status among population subgroups, CDC analyzed data from the 2003 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) survey. (cdc.gov)
  • This report summarizes the results of that analysis, which indicated that approximately 37% of the survey population had two or more risk factors for heart disease and stroke and that considerable disparities in risk factors existed among socioeconomic groups and racial/ethnic populations. (cdc.gov)
  • LONDON (Reuters) - The increased risk to ethnic minorities from COVID-19 is largely driven by factors such as living circumstances and profession and not the genetics of different groups or structural racism, a report into racial disparities from the pandemic has found. (reuters.com)
  • Low socioeconomic status (SES) may contribute to racial disparities in CKD because of the greater prevalence of poverty, for example, among African Americans as compared with whites. (nih.gov)
  • In a follow-up analysis of 57 breast cancer observational and randomized controlled trials that were published in 2016, the researchers found that, after excluding those in which the primary focus was disparities, fewer than five percent of studies reported findings stratified by race or other socioeconomic factors. (brightsurf.com)
  • If adopted, these measures would enable more effective design and implementation of interventions," Dean says, "and would help eliminate breast cancer racial and socioeconomic disparities by accounting for the social and environmental contexts in which cancer patients live and are treated. (brightsurf.com)
  • Against the backdrop of rising concern over disparities in the social progress being made by Member States, Eurofound's work programme for the period 2017-2020 includes a commitment to investigating upward convergence in Europe, with the ultimate aim of determining whether and where socioeconomic trends are converging or diverging across countries. (europa.eu)
  • Doctors could, for instance, moderately increase the dosage of cholesterol-lowering drugs to reflect the higher risk imposed by socioeconomic status," said Franks, whose research focuses on addressing health-care disparities. (ucdavis.edu)
  • MONROE, La. (KNOE) -Dr. John Bruchhaus at St. Francis Medical Center said pre-existing medical conditions and other socioeconomic factors are contributing to the racial disparities of COVID-19 patients. (knoe.com)
  • Racial Disparities in Stroke Risk Factors. (ahajournals.org)
  • VIDEO: Racial, Ethnic and Socioeconomic Sleep Disparities: A Key Factor in Health Disparities? (uctv.tv)
  • There are enormous disparities with respect to race and socioeconomic status. (nned.net)
  • There are a lost of reasons or risk factors that may lead to these disparities. (nned.net)
  • Material factors, namely home tenure and income status, and smoking have important roles in explaining socioeconomic disparities in allostatic load, particularly when accumulated over time. (stir.ac.uk)
  • Resources available to parents are also very important to a child's cognitive development, and differences in parental socioeconomic status predict dementia. (hhs.gov)
  • Ethnic differences in access to transplant are associated with socioeconomic status and factors that can disqualify patients (advanced disease/morbid obesity). (hindawi.com)
  • These socioeconomic influences may produce new or potentiate existing racial differences in biology. (nih.gov)
  • This study showed for the first time that the increased risk endured despite long-term improvements in other risk factors, indicating that access and adherence could not account for the differences. (ucdavis.edu)
  • There were socioeconomic differences in a number of the cardiovascular risk factors (apolipoprotein B, systolic and diastolic blood pressure, CRP, leptin and IL-6). (nature.com)
  • Differences between contemporary children and previous generations in the socioeconomic patterning of cardiovascular risk factors suggest future adults may have greater inequalities in diabetes and CHD than current adults. (nature.com)
  • Can gender differences in psychosocial factors be explained by socioeconomic status? (diva-portal.org)
  • Moroccan lymphocyte subsets reference ranges: age, gender, ethnicity, and socio-economic factors dependent differences. (medworm.com)
  • Socioeconomic inequalities were measured using the slope index of inequality, reflecting differences in prevalence rates, and the relative index of inequality, reflecting the prevalence ratio between the two extremes of wealth or education accounting for the entire distribution. (who.int)
  • We explored the power of 14 socioeconomic factors for predicting differences in traditional knowledge about palms (Arecaceae) at the personal, household, and regional levels in 25 locations in the Amazon, Andes, and Choc of northwestern South America. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • Specifically, at lower socioeconomic levels, individual differences in skill result in large differences in brain activation. (ed.gov)
  • The results of a multi-factor analysis of variance demonstrate significant differences in the FEV1/FVC ratio depending on the general socioeconomic status. (springer.com)
  • We examined whether differences in myopia prevalences in socioeconomic risk groups could be explained by differences in lifestyle factors. (bmj.com)
  • The myopia prevalence differences in socioeconomic groups were greatly determined by differences in distribution of these environmental risk factors, highlighting the importance of lifestyle adjustments in young children developing myopia. (bmj.com)
  • Results: Small differences were found in traditional risk factors between cities. (diva-portal.org)
  • The results suggest that a common set of risk factors may help to explain health differences both between and within countries. (diva-portal.org)
  • Socioeconomic differences were controlled for an examination of longitudinal data on established critical factors in career salience of female college graduates. (ed.gov)
  • This paper studies whether socioeconomic factors explain ethnic differences in these outcomes. (bmj.com)
  • Ethnic differences in these outcomes were examined with and without adjustment for socioeconomic factors, using logistic regression. (bmj.com)
  • The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between stroke and SES, indicated separately by FAI, education and occupation, and to see if the SES gradient, if present, could be explained by differences in conventional risk factors of stroke, using representative data obtained through a large population-based survey conducted in both urban and rural areas of a region in Mainland China between October 2000 and March 2001. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Not surprisingly, the analysis showed that demographic and clinical factors such as older age, male gender, multiple co-morbidities, late-stage cancer and larger tumor size were associated with greater 30-day mortality following a lung cancer operation. (facs.org)
  • Logistic regression was used to assess the relationship between state SES and hypertension with adjustment for individual covariates (demographic and socioeconomic factors and lifestyle behaviors). (cdc.gov)
  • We describe the association between a population's demographic, socioeconomic, and medical resources and hospital use related to gastrointestinal and liver diseases. (rti.org)
  • The objective of this study was to identify the individual and socioeconomic factors associated with immunization coverage in Nigeria through a secondary dataset analysis of Nigeria Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS), 2013.Methods: a quantitative analysis of the 2013 NDHS dataset was performed. (who.int)
  • In fact, socioeconomic factors result in minorities being more heavily affected by drug addiction than other demographic groups. (narconon.org)
  • This effect was especially pronounced for individuals with no degree qualification and in lower-income groups, evidence that socioeconomic and demographic factors play a key role. (iiasa.ac.at)
  • The objective was to describe socioeconomic factors related to LBW adjusted by demographic, reproductive and health services variables in Mexico City. (biomedcentral.com)
  • After adjustment for basic demographic variables (age, urban/rural area and gender) and a group of defined conventional risk factors, this gradient still remained significant, with participants in the highest (OR = 1.94, 95% CI = 1.40, 2.70) and middle (OR = 1.43, 95% CI = 1.01, 2.02) categories of FAI having higher risks compared with the lowest category. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Do water requirements of Mediterranean gardens relate to socio-economic and demographic factors? (edu.au)
  • ORCID: 0000-0002-3152-3299 and Subiros, JV 2017 , 'Do water requirements of Mediterranean gardens relate to socio-economic and demographic factors? (edu.au)
  • In order to address these shortcomings, Biddle (2009) constructed an Indigenous-specific index of relative socioeconomic outcomes, employing nine socioeconomic measures across employment, education, income and housing from the 2001 and 2006 Censuses. (health.gov.au)
  • However, low SES has a stronger relation with CKD among African Americans than among whites, underscoring that the context and magnitude of socioeconomic influences on CKD outcomes varies between these populations. (nih.gov)
  • As Dean and colleagues note in their commentary, it should be obvious that in general, neglecting race/ethnicity and other social factors in medical research can mask important drivers of bad outcomes. (brightsurf.com)
  • Published online in BMC Cardiovascular Disorders, the outcomes also show that this risk persists even with long-term progress in addressing traditional risk factors such as smoking, high blood pressure and elevated cholesterol. (ucdavis.edu)
  • Our results show that, although there are some similarities, it is possible to find some important divergences with regard to some socioeconomic variables that have been traditionally considered as the most influential determinants of academic achievement, which do not seem to have a significant impact on the non-cognitive outcomes or even have the opposite effect. (repec.org)
  • Background: Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) have dramatically infiltrated populations living in abject poverty in Low- and Middle-income Countries (LMICs), and poor maternal and child health outcomes have been frequently reported for those with CVD risk factors. (lse.ac.uk)
  • CONCLUSIONS: The current evidence supports an association between socioeconomic inequalities and NCDs and risk factors for NCDs. (rti.org)
  • Robertson T, Benzeval M, Whitley E & Popham F (2015) The role of material, psychosocial and behavioral factors in mediating the association between socioeconomic position and allostatic load (measured by cardiovascular, metabolic and inflammatory markers). (stir.ac.uk)
  • However, after accounting for these characteristics, the researchers found that specific socioeconomic factors-including living in lower income households and residing in less-educated communities-were also independently associated with increased short-term postoperative mortality. (facs.org)
  • Ali said that although being in an ethnic minority was a reasonable proxy for being in a higher-risk group at the start of the pandemic, public health measures should be targeted along more specific socioeconomic lines moving forward. (reuters.com)
  • But we can explain different drug-use trends in different socioeconomic demographics. (narconon.org)
  • This study showed important socioeconomic inequalities in adiposity and associated cardiovascular risk factors in a contemporary UK population of 10-year-old children. (nature.com)
  • Finally, the most important socioeconomic variable was education. (rti.org)
  • An adverse socioeconomic position partially explains the poor health of these immigrants. (bmj.com)
  • CONCLUSIONS: Cultural factors and poor living conditions seem to contribute to the poor health of immigrants, besides an adverse socioeconomic position. (bmj.com)
  • All of these socioeconomic characteristics are more common among people with cognitive impairment, as shown in Figure 4 (Alzheimer's Association, 2011). (hhs.gov)
  • A lot of scientists don't want to deal with race or socioeconomic position in their studies because they think those characteristics aren't modifiable," Dean says. (brightsurf.com)
  • Understanding the underlying epidemiology of disease and how it interacts with a community's socioeconomic and medical resources or medical supply characteristics will be necessary to meet the community's health needs and to ensure the financial viability of providers. (rti.org)
  • On the other hand, an alternative explanation is that our findings of lower mortality did not reflect the health attributes of the examined sports but, instead, they were related to socioeconomic characteristics of the participants of certain sports. (bmj.com)
  • Multivariable logistic regression model was used to assess independent associations between behavioral risk factors during pregnancy and maternal socio-economic characteristics. (lse.ac.uk)
  • We aimed to describe the main psycho-social factors related to obesity in an adult population and to develop a unified construct (psycho-social profiles), to explore the associations between socioeconomic characteristics and these psycho-social profiles. (springer.com)
  • Contrary to hypotheses, there were no associations between socioeconomic characteristics and obesity-related psycho-social profiles after adjustment for body mass index. (springer.com)
  • Extraction of the results: The following data were extracted: (a) relevant study characteristics and assessment of physical activity level, (b) instruments used to assess psychosocial and socioeconomic factors, (c) association between physical activity level and these factors, (d) construction and validation of instruments, and (e) psychosocial and socioeconomic issues related to physical activity participation. (bibsys.no)
  • The first quarterly report on COVID-19 health inequalities found that there was increased risk for Black and South Asian ethnic groups, adding that factors such as profession, deprivation and where people lived explained most of the increased risk, rather than genetics. (reuters.com)
  • It is unknown whether this translates to socioeconomic gradients in associated cardiovascular risk factors in children, with consequent implications for inequalities in coronary heart disease (CHD) and diabetes when these children reach adulthood. (nature.com)
  • Inequalities in other cardiovascular risk factors were partially mediated by adiposity. (nature.com)
  • Socioeconomic inequalities contribute to a disparity in the burden of NCDs among disadvantaged and advantaged populations in low (LIC), middle (MIC), and high income countries (HIC). (rti.org)
  • We conducted an overview of systematic reviews to systematically and objectively assess the available evidence on socioeconomic inequalities in relation to morbidity and mortality of NCDs and their risk factors. (rti.org)
  • Monitoring inequalities in non communicable disease risk factor prevalence can help to inform and target effective interventions. (who.int)
  • Disaggregated analysis of the prevalence of non-communicable disease risk factors demonstrated different patterns and varying degrees of socioeconomic inequalities across low- and middle-income settings. (who.int)
  • Socioeconomic factors related to living and working conditions, health literacy, and access to healthcare services may contribute to normalization of obesity in lower education and lower income environments, therefore it is vital to prioritize inequalities in overweight- and obesity-related risks. (iiasa.ac.at)
  • A substantial proportion of the population has multiple risk factors, increasing their likelihood of cardiovascular disease ( 2,3 ). (cdc.gov)
  • Decrements in cognitive functioning have been linked to the metabolic syndrome (MetS), a risk factor for cardiovascular disease defined by the presence of three of the following: elevated blood pressure, increased waist circumference, elevated blood glucose, elevated triglycerides, and low. (ebscohost.com)
  • Socioeconomic hardship variables explained 53% of the observed disparity. (aha.org)
  • Socioeconomic factors are believed to play an important role in this disparity, and likely influence African Americans' increased risk of CKD through multiple pathways. (nih.gov)
  • It's not a race issue, it's a socioeconomic disparity which creates the appearance of a race issue. (narconon.org)
  • Multivariable logistic regression was employed to identify independent socioeconomic factors associated with low tuberculosis knowledge. (hindawi.com)
  • International literature has also documented improvements in child mortality associated with increased levels of maternal education and attributed this to a variety of factors, including improved understanding of and greater willingness to access health services (Gakidou et al. (health.gov.au)
  • Research has shown that family engagement in a child's learning leads to significant social-emotional, behavioral and academic gains across all gender, racial and socioeconomic groups. (gettingsmart.com)
  • We explored the role of material, psychological and behavioral factors, accumulated across two periods in time, in mediating the association between SEP and allostatic load. (stir.ac.uk)
  • We confirmed that parrots have a lower Red List Index (higher aggregate extinction risk) than other comparable bird groups, and modeled the factors associated with extinction risk. (springer.com)
  • A new book, entitled "Rewarding Strivers: Helping Low-Income Students Succeed in College," relates that socioeconomic factors, such as parents' education and income, greatly affect SAT scores: The most disadvantaged students score an average of 784 points lower than those from more affluent and educated families. (citytowninfo.com)
  • Reviews included here indicated that lower SES is a risk factor for obesity in HIC, but this association varied by SES measure. (rti.org)
  • Results: Contextual variables associated with CVD risk factors included: remoteness of village with higher blood pressure and fasting blood sugar, high proportion of Yi minority with drinking, high literacy rate with a lower rate of smoking and a lower mean waist-hip ratio, and high average income with lower systolic blood pressure and body mass index (BMI) but higher FBS. (ebscohost.com)
  • Lower socioeconomic position (SEP), both accumulated across the life course and at different life-stages, has been found to be associated with higher cumulative physiological burden, as measured by allostatic load. (stir.ac.uk)
  • Although the report said most of the increased risk for ethnic minorities was readily explained by socioeconomic and geographical factors, it added that the factors did not fully explain the vulnerability of some ethnic groups, such as Black men. (reuters.com)
  • These indexes summarise a range of socioeconomic variables associated with advantage and disadvantage such as the proportion of families with high incomes, people with a tertiary education, and employees in skilled occupations. (health.gov.au)
  • Let's examine the cyclic effect of addiction and drug use in the demographics of those who are less privileged, those who are at a socioeconomic disadvantage. (narconon.org)
  • And yet these same minority groups also always happen to be at a serious socioeconomic disadvantage. (narconon.org)
  • Our results show that there are no regional patterns in the predictive power of socioeconomic factors and that their influence on palm-use knowledge is highly localized. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • Here, we investigate user activity patterns and the socioeconomic factors that could explain the behavior. (northwestern.edu)
  • African-American children significantly differed with respect to nearly every measured biologic, environmental, disease management, access, and socioeconomic hardship variable," the authors said. (aha.org)
  • These factors had less predictive power at the smaller barrio scale (~10 km²) relative to the larger municipality scale during this time period. (columbia.edu)
  • Smoking was only moderately associated with RH/M. There was an inverse relationship between heavy alcohol use and RH/M. Underweight and obesity were not associated with headache disorders when adjusted for socio-economic factors. (nih.gov)
  • This analysis examined six risk factors for heart disease and stroke: high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, current smoking, physical inactivity, and obesity. (cdc.gov)
  • Factor analyses followed by cluster analysis were applied to identify psycho-social profiles related to obesity. (springer.com)
  • In addition, an increasing number of studies have attempted to determine the influence of socioeconomic and natural factors on regional longevity, but only certain factors were considered. (mdpi.com)
  • Online learning: How socioeconomic factors influence? (ning.com)
  • A research was conducted to find the influence of the socio-economic factors impacting the online education. (ning.com)
  • The research of MIIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) and Harvard shows that there is the influence of socioeconomic on the online education. (ning.com)
  • We performed multilevel statistical analyses, which showed that the influence of each socioeconomic factor differed depending on whether the analysis was performed on the overall palm knowledge or on individual use categories. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • Most of the analyzed socioeconomic factors had a greater influence on the lowland ecoregions of the Amazon and Choc , although there were mixed trends in these ecoregions. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • In the last 15 years, a large number of studies have sought to understand how social, economic, cultural, environmental, and geographical factors influence the TK about plants at small scales. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • For many women in the developing world, however, economic, social and cultural factors make it difficult for them to obtain the necessary food and healthcare, which are closely interrelated [ 12 ]. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Conclusion: While contextual SES is associated with a few CVD risk factors, villages with high level of income are worse off in fasting blood sugar. (ebscohost.com)
  • Our results promote understanding of global and regional factors associated with endangerment in this highly threatened taxonomic group, and will enhance the prioritization of conservation actions. (springer.com)
  • MAIN RESULTS--Smoking was the most important single factor (5% reduction in corrected birth weight). (bmj.com)
  • The results indicate that methodologies for financial penalties do not take external factors into consideration, Sill said in a statement . (fiercehealthcare.com)
  • Our results confirm that economic factors, including income especially and unemployment, as well as population density-or rurality-are important," says Goetz. (innerself.com)
  • The results show that natural factors such as the difference in temperature and altitude, along with socioeconomic factors such as GDP, might be the most significant contributors to the longevity of people aged 60-90 years in Guangxi. (mdpi.com)
  • Results revealed that across all Employment Statuses and Unclassified spouses, the psychological factors were more significant contributors to Career Satisfaction/Dissatisfaction than the socioeconomic and background factors. (illinois.edu)
  • Our results show that, in the 1977-1991 period, biophysical factors that exhibit variation at municipality scales (~100 km²) were more important predictors of forest change than socioeconomic factors. (columbia.edu)
  • Generally, our results suggest that although broader socioeconomic changes in a given region may drive the demand for land, biophysical factors ultimately mediate where development occurs. (columbia.edu)
  • But the dynamics of whether certain groups are more likely to contract the virus to start with due to external factors, or are more susceptible to it once exposed, have been unclear. (reuters.com)
  • Whether the same risk factors that characterized Lithuanian men, compared with Swedish men, could be found in low socioeconomic groups within the cities was investigated. (diva-portal.org)
  • A comparison was made of the prevalence of these risk factors in high and low socioeconomic groups within the cities and, after controlling for the city, variations across socioeconomic groups in the total sample. (diva-portal.org)
  • However further research should be done in different population groups as well as developing precise ways of measuring socioeconomic factors and their role in reproductive health. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Our analyses indicate that many lifestyle factors modify the genetic effects on BMI with some groups of individuals having more than double the effect of the genetic score. (diva-portal.org)
  • and (2) to identify family and individual factors measured in adolescence that predicted these disorders, after taking account of AUD and DUD in adolescence and treatment. (arctichealth.org)
  • While the relationship between socio-economic conditions and health have been of interest and concern for centuries, recent studies have sought to identify the social factors most relevant to health [ 14 ]. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Objective: The main objective of this scoping review was to identify psychosocial and socioeconomic factors associated with physical activity level in children and adolescents with asthma in the literature. (bibsys.no)
  • The specific objectives were to map the instruments used to measure these factors, report on the construction and validation of these instruments, map psychosocial and socioeconomic issues related to physical activity level reported in qualitative studies, and identify gaps in knowledge about the relationship between psychosocial and socioeconomic factors and physical activity level in children and adolescents with asthma. (bibsys.no)
  • However, other factors differed by race/ethnicity. (harvard.edu)
  • Factors such as gender, age, ethnicity, birthplace, and level of education have been identified as important on an individual level (Luoga et al. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • While the spikes in some disease rates may be linked to cigarette smoking and occupational exposures, other findings shed light on genetic and socioeconomic factors. (webwire.com)
  • Our findings open a research area on the dynamics of decentralized sharing ecosystems and the socioeconomic factors affecting them, and may have implications for the design of algorithms and for policymaking. (northwestern.edu)
  • So how does all of this relate to addiction and one's socioeconomic condition? (narconon.org)
  • The association of macro-level (area) socioeconomic factors and hypertension prevalence rates in the population has not been studied extensively. (cdc.gov)
  • The main outcome measurements were risk factor prevalence rates reported by wealth quintile and five levels of educational attainment. (who.int)
  • Diverse Communities throughout the United States continue to be disproportionately affected by specific lung diseases such as asthma, tuberculosis, lung cancer and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and/or have more risk factors such as genetic predisposition, poor living conditions, and unequal access to healthcare and medications, according to the American Lung Association State of Lung Disease in Diverse Communities 2007 report. (webwire.com)
  • He said factors like health insurance, transportation, and housing have hindered patients from getting preventative care and following up with their physicians about chronic conditions. (knoe.com)
  • It's clear from the research that although online learning has the new techs and advanced education pattern & technique, but socio-economic factors do have the impact on the learner. (ning.com)
  • Farmers' income and their level of education are two factors which are considered to have a positive and significant impact on planting density. (magiran.com)
  • For the analysis, the researchers factored in community socioeconomic data, including education and household income level. (facs.org)
  • These could include familial aspects such as family income or parent education levels, as well as broader environmental factors like lead exposure or local crime rates. (fiercehealthcare.com)
  • Simply put, not enough is being done to understand how race, income level and other social factors tie in to cancer susceptibility. (brightsurf.com)
  • Economists say that other factors, including declining farm income, extreme weather, and other natural disasters, may affect this crisis that is killing thousands of citizens and costing the country billions of dollars. (innerself.com)
  • Participants reported their education and income levels in 1987, and then over the course of 10 years were periodically evaluated for heart-disease diagnoses and changes in their risk factors, including cholesterol, blood pressure and smoking. (ucdavis.edu)
  • Once the factors affecting price that would probably not be changed by minimum price legislation were accounted for, no significant price difference between low and high income neighborhoods existed for the majority of milk sold. (umn.edu)
  • We also considered per capita income, population density, and the extent of protected areas as potential factors associated with forest change. (columbia.edu)
  • Genetic effects can differ between individuals depending on lifestyle or environmental factors due to gene-environment interactions. (diva-portal.org)
  • Correlations and multiple regression analyses were used to examine the association between SES, parental and home environment factors and FV consumption. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Biophysical factors considered in these analyses included slope, soil quality, and land-cover in the surrounding landscape. (columbia.edu)
  • Socioeconomic convergence is of utmost importance for the EU. (europa.eu)