Size and composition of the family.
An herbicide with irritant effects on the eye and the gastrointestinal system.
A plant growing in a location where it is not wanted, often competing with cultivated plants.
A course of action or principle adopted or proposed by a government, party, business, or individual that concerns human interactions with nature and natural resources.
Various material objects and items in the home. It includes temporary or permanent machinery and appliances. It does not include furniture or interior furnishings (FURNITURE see INTERIOR DESIGN AND FURNISHINGS; INTERIOR FURNISHINGS see INTERIOR DESIGN AND FURNISHINGS).
Substances or materials used in the course of housekeeping or personal routine.
Viruses whose hosts are bacterial cells.
Chemicals used to destroy pests of any sort. The concept includes fungicides (FUNGICIDES, INDUSTRIAL); INSECTICIDES; RODENTICIDES; etc.
The production and movement of food items from point of origin to use or consumption.
Method for measuring viral infectivity and multiplication in CULTURED CELLS. Clear lysed areas or plaques develop as the VIRAL PARTICLES are released from the infected cells during incubation. With some VIRUSES, the cells are killed by a cytopathic effect; with others, the infected cells are not killed but can be detected by their hemadsorptive ability. Sometimes the plaque cells contain VIRAL ANTIGENS which can be measured by IMMUNOFLUORESCENCE.
Living facilities for humans.
The phenomenon by which a temperate phage incorporates itself into the DNA of a bacterial host, establishing a kind of symbiotic relation between PROPHAGE and bacterium which results in the perpetuation of the prophage in all the descendants of the bacterium. Upon induction (VIRUS ACTIVATION) by various agents, such as ultraviolet radiation, the phage is released, which then becomes virulent and lyses the bacterium.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
A genus of protozoa, formerly also considered a fungus. Its natural habitat is decaying forest leaves, where it feeds on bacteria. D. discoideum is the best-known species and is widely used in biomedical research.
A large family of narrow-leaved herbaceous grasses of the order Cyperales, subclass Commelinidae, class Liliopsida (monocotyledons). Food grains (EDIBLE GRAIN) come from members of this family. RHINITIS, ALLERGIC, SEASONAL can be induced by POLLEN of many of the grasses.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
Substances elaborated by specific strains of bacteria that are lethal against other strains of the same or related species. They are protein or lipopolysaccharide-protein complexes used in taxonomy studies of bacteria.
Revenues or receipts accruing from business enterprise, labor, or invested capital.
A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.
Payment by individuals or their family for health care services which are not covered by a third-party payer, either insurance or medical assistance.
An acute or prolonged illness usually considered to be life-threatening or with the threat of serious residual disability. Treatment may be radical and is frequently costly.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
Techniques used in studying bacteria.
The status of health in rural populations.
The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.
Means or process of supplying water (as for a community) usually including reservoirs, tunnels, and pipelines and often the watershed from which the water is ultimately drawn. (Webster, 3d ed)
Facilities provided for human excretion, often with accompanying handwashing facilities.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
The contamination of indoor air.
Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.
Any detectable and heritable change in the genetic material that causes a change in the GENOTYPE and which is transmitted to daughter cells and to succeeding generations.
The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.
The legal relation between an entity (individual, group, corporation, or-profit, secular, government) and an object. The object may be corporeal, such as equipment, or completely a creature of law, such as a patent; it may be movable, such as an animal, or immovable, such as a building.
The science dealing with the establishment and maintenance of health in the individual and the group. It includes the conditions and practices conducive to health. (Webster, 3d ed)
Lightweight meshwork fabric made of cotton, silk, polyester, nylon (polyamides), or other material impregnated with insecticide, having openings too small to allow entry of mosquitoes or other insects, thereby offering protection against insect bite and insect-borne diseases.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
The reduction or regulation of the population of mosquitoes through chemical, biological, or other means.
The development and establishment of environmental conditions favorable to the health of the public.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
A rating of a body of water based on measurable physical, chemical, and biological characteristics.
The health status of the family as a unit including the impact of the health of one member of the family on the family as a unit and on individual family members; also, the impact of family organization or disorganization on the health status of its members.
A protozoan disease caused in humans by four species of the PLASMODIUM genus: PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM; PLASMODIUM VIVAX; PLASMODIUM OVALE; and PLASMODIUM MALARIAE; and transmitted by the bite of an infected female mosquito of the genus ANOPHELES. Malaria is endemic in parts of Asia, Africa, Central and South America, Oceania, and certain Caribbean islands. It is characterized by extreme exhaustion associated with paroxysms of high FEVER; SWEATING; shaking CHILLS; and ANEMIA. Malaria in ANIMALS is caused by other species of plasmodia.
The care and management of property.
Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.
The desire for FOOD generated by a sensation arising from the lack of food in the STOMACH.
Articles of cloth, usually cotton or rayon and other synthetic or cotton-blend fabrics, used in households, hospitals, physicians' examining rooms, nursing homes, etc., for sheets, pillow cases, toweling, gowns, drapes, and the like.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
The art or practice of preparing food. It includes the preparation of special foods for diets in various diseases.
An infant during the first month after birth.
Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.
The personal cost of acute or chronic disease. The cost to the patient may be an economic, social, or psychological cost or personal loss to self, family, or immediate community. The cost of illness may be reflected in absenteeism, productivity, response to treatment, peace of mind, or QUALITY OF LIFE. It differs from HEALTH CARE COSTS, meaning the societal cost of providing services related to the delivery of health care, rather than personal impact on individuals.
Water that is intended to be ingested.
A republic in eastern Africa, south of UGANDA and north of MOZAMBIQUE. Its capital is Dar es Salaam. It was formed in 1964 by a merger of the countries of TANGANYIKA and ZANZIBAR.
A species of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria (GRAM-NEGATIVE FACULTATIVELY ANAEROBIC RODS) commonly found in the lower part of the intestine of warm-blooded animals. It is usually nonpathogenic, but some strains are known to produce DIARRHEA and pyogenic infections. Pathogenic strains (virotypes) are classified by their specific pathogenic mechanisms such as toxins (ENTEROTOXIGENIC ESCHERICHIA COLI), etc.
Countries in the process of change with economic growth, that is, an increase in production, per capita consumption, and income. The process of economic growth involves better utilization of natural and human resources, which results in a change in the social, political, and economic structures.
Pesticides designed to control insects that are harmful to man. The insects may be directly harmful, as those acting as disease vectors, or indirectly harmful, as destroyers of crops, food products, or textile fabrics.
Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.
City, urban, rural, or suburban areas which are characterized by severe economic deprivation and by accompanying physical and social decay.
Free-standing or supported lightweight meshwork fabric made of cotton, silk, polyester or other material, having openings too small to allow entry of mosquitoes or other insects, thereby protecting against INSECT BITES; INSECT STINGS, and insect-borne diseases.
Animals kept by humans for companionship and enjoyment, as opposed to DOMESTIC ANIMALS such as livestock or farm animals, which are kept for economic reasons.
Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.
An independent state in eastern Africa. Ethiopia is located in the Horn of Africa and is bordered on the north and northeast by Eritrea, on the east by Djibouti and Somalia, on the south by Kenya, and on the west and southwest by Sudan. Its capital is Addis Ababa.
Child who has lost both parents through death or desertion.
The status of health in urban populations.
Identification of those persons (or animals) who have had such an association with an infected person, animal, or contaminated environment as to have had the opportunity to acquire the infection. Contact tracing is a generally accepted method for the control of sexually transmitted diseases.
A republic in eastern Africa, south of ETHIOPIA, west of SOMALIA with TANZANIA to its south, and coastline on the Indian Ocean. Its capital is Nairobi.
The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.
Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.
A social group consisting of parents or parent substitutes and children.
Ongoing scrutiny of a population (general population, study population, target population, etc.), generally using methods distinguished by their practicability, uniformity, and frequently their rapidity, rather than by complete accuracy.
The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals.
Contamination of the air by tobacco smoke.
A republic in western Africa, south of BURKINA FASO and west of TOGO. Its capital is Accra.
Any substances taken in by the body that provide nourishment.
Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
Sodium or potassium salts of long chain fatty acids. These detergent substances are obtained by boiling natural oils or fats with caustic alkali. Sodium soaps are harder and are used as topical anti-infectives and vehicles in pills and liniments; potassium soaps are soft, used as vehicles for ointments and also as topical antimicrobials.
Female parents, human or animal.
Devices designed to provide personal protection against injury to individuals exposed to hazards in industry, sports, aviation, or daily activities.
Organized efforts by communities or organizations to improve the health and well-being of the child.
A republic in southern Africa, the southernmost part of Africa. It has three capitals: Pretoria (administrative), Cape Town (legislative), and Bloemfontein (judicial). Officially the Republic of South Africa since 1960, it was called the Union of South Africa 1910-1960.
The order of amino acids as they occur in a polypeptide chain. This is referred to as the primary structure of proteins. It is of fundamental importance in determining PROTEIN CONFORMATION.
Materials or phenomena which can provide energy directly or via conversion.
A chronic infection of the CONJUNCTIVA and CORNEA caused by CHLAMYDIA TRACHOMATIS.
Small-arms weapons, including handguns, pistols, revolvers, rifles, shotguns, etc.
The transmission of infectious disease or pathogens. When transmission is within the same species, the mode can be horizontal or vertical (INFECTIOUS DISEASE TRANSMISSION, VERTICAL).
Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.
The act of cleansing the hands with water or other liquid, with or without the inclusion of soap or other detergent, for the purpose of destroying infectious microorganisms.
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
A republic in western Africa, south and east of MALI and west of NIGER. Its capital is Ouagadougou. It was formerly called Upper Volta until 1984.
Enumerations of populations usually recording identities of all persons in every place of residence with age or date of birth, sex, occupation, national origin, language, marital status, income, relation to head of household, information on the dwelling place, education, literacy, health-related data (e.g., permanent disability), etc. The census or "numbering of the people" is mentioned several times in the Old Testament. Among the Romans, censuses were intimately connected with the enumeration of troops before and after battle and probably a military necessity. (From Last, A Dictionary of Epidemiology, 3d ed; Garrison, An Introduction to the History of Medicine, 4th ed, p66, p119)
Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.
An excessive number of individuals, human or animal, in relation to available space.
Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.
The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.
A republic in eastern Africa, south of SUDAN and west of KENYA. Its capital is Kampala.
The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in water. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.
The state of being engaged in an activity or service for wages or salary.
An increased liquidity or decreased consistency of FECES, such as running stool. Fecal consistency is related to the ratio of water-holding capacity of insoluble solids to total water, rather than the amount of water present. Diarrhea is not hyperdefecation or increased fecal weight.
State of the body in relation to the consumption and utilization of nutrients.
The science, art or practice of cultivating soil, producing crops, and raising livestock.
Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.
Number of deaths of children between one year of age to 12 years of age in a given population.
An acute viral infection in humans involving the respiratory tract. It is marked by inflammation of the NASAL MUCOSA; the PHARYNX; and conjunctiva, and by headache and severe, often generalized, myalgia.
Financial assistance to impoverished persons for the essentials of living through federal, state or local government programs.
Animals which have become adapted through breeding in captivity to a life intimately associated with humans. They include animals domesticated by humans to live and breed in a tame condition on farms or ranches for economic reasons, including LIVESTOCK (specifically CATTLE; SHEEP; HORSES; etc.), POULTRY; and those raised or kept for pleasure and companionship, e.g., PETS; or specifically DOGS; CATS; etc.
The science of utilization, distribution, and consumption of services and materials.
A set of techniques used when variation in several variables has to be studied simultaneously. In statistics, multivariate analysis is interpreted as any analytic method that allows simultaneous study of two or more dependent variables.
A republic stretching from the Indian Ocean east to New Guinea, comprising six main islands: Java, Sumatra, Bali, Kalimantan (the Indonesian portion of the island of Borneo), Sulawesi (formerly known as the Celebes) and Irian Jaya (the western part of New Guinea). Its capital is Djakarta. The ethnic groups living there are largely Chinese, Arab, Eurasian, Indian, and Pakistani; 85% of the peoples are of the Islamic faith.
A set of statistical methods used to group variables or observations into strongly inter-related subgroups. In epidemiology, it may be used to analyze a closely grouped series of events or cases of disease or other health-related phenomenon with well-defined distribution patterns in relation to time or place or both.
Studies in which a number of subjects are selected from all subjects in a defined population. Conclusions based on sample results may be attributed only to the population sampled.
The application of mathematical formulas and statistical techniques to the testing and quantifying of economic theories and the solution of economic problems.
Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.
Insurance providing a broad range of medical services and supplies, when prescribed by a physician, whether or not the patient is hospitalized. It frequently is an extension of a basic policy and benefits will not begin until the basic policy is exhausted.
The ratio of two odds. The exposure-odds ratio for case control data is the ratio of the odds in favor of exposure among cases to the odds in favor of exposure among noncases. The disease-odds ratio for a cohort or cross section is the ratio of the odds in favor of disease among the exposed to the odds in favor of disease among the unexposed. The prevalence-odds ratio refers to an odds ratio derived cross-sectionally from studies of prevalent cases.
A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.
Services for the diagnosis and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health.
A household that includes children and is headed by one adult.
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.
Disposal, processing, controlling, recycling, and reusing the solid, liquid, and gaseous wastes of plants, animals, humans, and other organisms. It includes control within a closed ecological system to maintain a habitable environment.
Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
A republic in southern Africa, south of DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO and TANZANIA, and north of ZIMBABWE. Its capital is Lusaka. It was formerly called Northern Rhodesia.
Inhaling and exhaling the smoke of burning TOBACCO.
A demographic parameter indicating a person's status with respect to marriage, divorce, widowhood, singleness, etc.
The number of males and females in a given population. The distribution may refer to how many men or women or what proportion of either in the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
A republic in central Africa, east of NIGER, west of SUDAN and south of LIBYA. Its capital is N'Djamena.
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
The application of heat to raise the temperature of the environment, ambient or local, or the systems for accomplishing this effect. It is distinguished from HEAT, the physical property and principle of physics.
Groups of persons whose range of options is severely limited, who are frequently subjected to COERCION in their DECISION MAKING, or who may be compromised in their ability to give INFORMED CONSENT.
Regular course of eating and drinking adopted by a person or animal.
Care of CHILDREN in the home or in an institution.
Amounts charged to the patient as payer for health care services.
Variation in rates of disease occurrence and disabilities between population groups defined by socioeconomic characteristics such as age, ethnicity, economic resources, or gender and populations identified geographically or similar measures.
The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.
Disorders caused by nutritional imbalance, either overnutrition or undernutrition, occurring in children ages 2 to 12 years.
A republic in western Africa, south of GUINEA and west of LIBERIA. Its capital is Freetown.
Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.
Any combustible hydrocarbon deposit formed from the remains of prehistoric organisms. Examples are petroleum, coal, and natural gas.
Organized services to provide health care for children.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to the nutritional status of a human population within a given geographic area. Data from these surveys are used in preparing NUTRITION ASSESSMENTS.
Behaviors expressed by individuals to protect, maintain or promote their health status. For example, proper diet, and appropriate exercise are activities perceived to influence health status. Life style is closely associated with health behavior and factors influencing life style are socioeconomic, educational, and cultural.
The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.
Epidemics of infectious disease that have spread to many countries, often more than one continent, and usually affecting a large number of people.
A branch of engineering concerned with the design, construction, and maintenance of environmental facilities conducive to public health, such as water supply and waste disposal.
Behavioral, psychological, and social relations among various members of the nuclear family and the extended family.
A chronic granulomatous infection caused by MYCOBACTERIUM LEPRAE. The granulomatous lesions are manifested in the skin, the mucous membranes, and the peripheral nerves. Two polar or principal types are lepromatous and tuberculoid.
Organized services to provide health care to expectant and nursing mothers.
Health services required by a population or community as well as the health services that the population or community is able and willing to pay for.
The process whereby a society changes from a rural to an urban way of life. It refers also to the gradual increase in the proportion of people living in urban areas.
Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.
The monitoring of the level of toxins, chemical pollutants, microbial contaminants, or other harmful substances in the environment (soil, air, and water), workplace, or in the bodies of people and animals present in that environment.
Functions, equipment, and facilities concerned with the preparation and distribution of ready-to-eat food.
Health insurance coverage for all persons in a state or country, rather than for some subset of the population. It may extend to the unemployed as well as to the employed; to aliens as well as to citizens; for pre-existing conditions as well as for current illnesses; for mental as well as for physical conditions.
Mobilization of human, financial, capital, physical and or natural resources to generate goods and services.
A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
The condition of harboring an infective organism without manifesting symptoms of infection. The organism must be readily transmissible to another susceptible host.
Organized institutions which provide services to ameliorate conditions of need or social pathology in the community.
Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
A republic in southern Africa east of ZAMBIA and MOZAMBIQUE. Its capital is Lilongwe. It was formerly called Nyasaland.
A subtype of INFLUENZA A VIRUS with the surface proteins hemagglutinin 1 and neuraminidase 1. The H1N1 subtype was responsible for the Spanish flu pandemic of 1918.
A natural fuel formed by partial decomposition of vegetable matter under certain environmental conditions.
Nutritional physiology of children aged 2-12 years.
A republic in western Africa, south of NIGER between BENIN and CAMEROON. Its capital is Abuja.
Persons trained to assist professional health personnel in communicating with residents in the community concerning needs and availability of health services.
A republic in southern Africa, south of TANZANIA, east of ZAMBIA and ZIMBABWE, bordered on the west by the Indian Ocean. Its capital is Maputo. It was formerly called Portuguese East Africa.
Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.
That distinct portion of the institutional, industrial, or economic structure of a country that is controlled or owned by non-governmental, private interests.
A large or important municipality of a country, usually a major metropolitan center.
Restriction of freedom of movement of individuals who have been exposed to infectious or communicable disease in order to prevent its spread; a period of detention of vessels, vehicles, or travelers coming from infected or suspected places; and detention or isolation on account of suspected contagion. It includes government regulations on the detention of animals at frontiers or ports of entrance for the prevention of infectious disease, through a period of isolation before being allowed to enter a country. (From Dorland, 28th ed & Black's Veterinary Dictionary, 17th ed)
The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)
Persons who provide care to those who need supervision or assistance in illness or disability. They may provide the care in the home, in a hospital, or in an institution. Although caregivers include trained medical, nursing, and other health personnel, the concept also refers to parents, spouses, or other family members, friends, members of the clergy, teachers, social workers, fellow patients.
Detailed financial plans for carrying out specific activities for a certain period of time. They include proposed income and expenditures.
A range of values for a variable of interest, e.g., a rate, constructed so that this range has a specified probability of including the true value of the variable.
Earth or other matter in fine, dry particles. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Keeping food for later consumption.
Persons living in the United States of Mexican (MEXICAN AMERICANS), Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American, or other Spanish culture or origin. The concept does not include Brazilian Americans or Portuguese Americans.
Insects that transmit infective organisms from one host to another or from an inanimate reservoir to an animate host.
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  • The grass filled in very nicely, and I had a full, green lawn which I kept free of leaves and cut at three inches with a mulching mower with a sharp blade. (
  • The lawn mower is one of the most dangerous household tools. (
  • According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, each year 68,000 people are treated in the emergency department for lawn mower related injuries, and 9,400 of them are children under the age of 18. (
  • A robotic lawn mower is a service robot. (
  • The robotic lawn mower market in Europe is likely to grow at a CAGR of 16.57% in volume terms during 2016?2022. (
  • The report provides a holistic view of the robotic lawn mower market in Europe, the companies involved in the market, and the factors driving its growth. (
  • Further, the report also provides complete value chain analysis of the robotic lawn mower market in Europe. (
  • The robotic lawn mower market in Europe is highly concentrated with a limited number of small and large-sized players. (
  • Increased competition from Chinese vendors and volatile price of raw materials are some of the restraints that can slow down the growth of the robotic lawn mower market in Europe. (
  • The residential end-user segment of the market is likely to dominate the robotic lawn mower market in Europe both in terms of revenue and unit shipments. (
  • The online distribution model for the robotic lawn mower market is strong and is set to witness a healthy growth in the next few years. (
  • Sweden is the second largest European country to contribute in the robotic lawn mower market in Europe. (
  • In addition, Sweden is home to the largest robotic lawn mower vendor, Husqvarna, and Auto mower and GGP's (STIGA's) STIGA are known as Sweden's one of the most known robotic lawn mower brands. (
  • For instance, I had a lawn mower that had not been started in a couple of years and also some rusty yard tools. (
  • There are 21 top-rated lawn mower repair shops in your area and 40 to avoid. (
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  • April 20, 2006 -- Emergency departments at U.S. hospitals treated more than 80,000 lawn mower injuries in 2004, and many of those accidents might have been preventable. (
  • A report in the Annals of Emergency Medicine's advance online issue tracks hospital-treated lawn mower injuries in the U.S. from 1996-2004. (
  • During that time, emergency rooms treated nearly 663,400 lawn mower injuries and almost 12,000 people were hospitalized for lawn mower injuries. (
  • But "there appears to be an increasing trend in the incidence of lawn mower injuries in this country, a clear indication that not enough is being done to prevent lawn mower injuries," the researchers write. (
  • Experts say sex involves about the same level of exertion as other types of moderate exercise, such as climbing two flights of stairs, vacuuming, bowling, pushing a lawn mower or playing a doubles tennis match. (
  • The demand for robotic lawn mowers will also be fuelled by the growth of the residential sector in Europe. (
  • The rise in construction of new residential properties will propel the demand for landscaping services, which, in turn, will boost the replacement of old lawn mowers, thereby boosting demand for robotic lawn mowers as they are among the latest trends in the market. (
  • A growing number of new entrants and increasing presence of Chinese vendors that provide low-cost robotic lawn mowers in the region are expected to dilute the market concentration in the future. (
  • Vendors have started to offer robotic lawn mowers for specific commercial purposes in Europe. (
  • However, with time, Ambrogio entered the market with robotic lawn mowers. (
  • and demand for time-saving mowing options are fueling the demand for robotic lawn mowers in the country. (
  • The high disposable household income in Sweden has propelled the demand for robotic lawn mowers. (
  • Most childhood injuries due to lawn mowers are related to riding mowers, and most are injured in their own yard. (
  • Dr. Tamai and the American Academy of Pediatrics give the following tips for staying safe around lawn mowers. (
  • Other injuries happened while people were trying to fix lawn mowers or even stumbling over idle lawn mowers. (
  • Store lawn mowers in an area with minimal traffic and not accessible to kids. (
  • It is these injuries that we, and numerous others, believe to be completely preventable if children could be kept away from lawn mowers," the researchers add. (
  • Pesticide product labels are a good place to start when determining how to avoid poisoning from products such as lawn insecticides. (
  • Service revenues, bulk items, agricultural products, household insecticides, equipment, live goods such as saplings, seedlings and mature plants, and manufactured hard goods such as bricks and pavers are excluded from the scope of this study. (
  • Various types of approved insecticides are available to combat fire ants, but check with lawn specialists before applying any, Lisbey said. (
  • World demand for lawn and garden consumables -- including packaged fertilizers, pesticides, growing media, seeds, and other products -- is projected to advance 3.7 percent per year to $19.5 billion in 2019. (
  • Dispose of pesticides or fertilizers at a local household hazardous waste collection event. (
  • Beyond Pesticides Daily News Blog » Blog Archive Cosmetic Lawn Pesticide Use Outlawed In Takoma Park, MD, First Local Ban Of Its Type in U.S. (
  • What household products may contain pesticides? (
  • Check with your local public works, environmental agency or health department to find out if your community has a household hazardous waste collection program for getting rid of unwanted, leftover pesticides. (
  • Chemical herbicides created after World War II made it possible to selectively kill broadleaf plants in a lawn. (
  • In 1980, scientists at Rutgers University in NJ noticed that some patches of grass were healthy and green, while the rest of the lawn had succumbed to insect pests. (
  • Of course, just growing your lawn out can look messy and attract pests, and it's not an option for those with a restrictive homeowners association or local government. (
  • Additionally, countries such as Canada, the United Kingdom, and the US have strong residential lawn and garden care cultures, and most of the world's golf courses are located in these three nations. (
  • Landscaping and lawn care services. (
  • Not only is starting up a lawn-care service a sound business idea, but it also requires relatively low overhead. (
  • With less care, less watering, less weeding and less fertilizing than other lawns need, there's absolutely no reason to look anywhere else! (
  • Provide your soil with the essentials for a lush lawn with ARBICO Organics' natural and organic lawn care products that promote steady growth, improve soil structure, help avoid thatch buildup, and retain water more readily. (
  • In fact, in regions where winters are cold but summers can get hot, our lawn care expert Dr. Nick Christians recommends Dave's 'tall fescue' over all other grasses, calling it the most heat tolerant of all the cool-season grasses. (
  • Emerging contaminants, or contaminants of emerging concern , can refer to many different kinds of chemicals, including medicines, personal care or household cleaning products, lawn care and agricultural products, among others. (
  • The all-important aging Boomer segment also holds promise, including in professional lawn care services. (
  • The report also presents demographic profiles and highlights of the U.S. gardener and of participants in each of the product categories, and quantifies consumer usage rates and spending trends for professional lawn care services. (
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  • You could also be tasked with home maintenance, lawn care and household expenses. (
  • Community rules and expectations and powerful advertising for lawn care products suggest that it does. (
  • The pressure to conform to expectations about lawn care is often high. (
  • I have had several neighbors ask me who does takes care of my lawn. (
  • From my annual wood chip/mulch to regular professional lawn care (Who Else Double Cuts Your Grass and makes it Look like Augusta! (
  • This invention relates to functional compositions for use in personal care, household & institutional and pet care applications and which contain cationic hydrophobically modified polysaccharides thereby permitting a reduction in the amount of active ingredient material present in the functional composition over amounts typically found in conventional functional compositions while substantially maintaining the level of performance of the functional composition when compared to the level of performance of the conventional functional composition. (
  • b) less than 50.0 wt % total of a personal care, pet care or household & institutional care active ingredient material. (
  • People don't think of changing their lawn-care habits as a way to make a dent in fossil fuel usage. (
  • However, whether from mowing or the excessive use of fertilizer, lawn care has a larger carbon footprint than many expect. (
  • Save for a household hazardous waste collection or take to a commercial hazardous waste facility. (
  • The soil in lawns can become compacted over time, resulting in weak or dying grass. (
  • Aeration is the process of punching holes in your lawn to allow water and nutrients into the soil. (
  • Turf specialists advise aerating at least 5% of the soil surface to alleviate a compacted lawn, and that's not something you can efficiently accomplish with spiked shoes. (
  • As weather gets hotter in summer, and the soil in your lawn gets drier, moles move from surface tunnels further underground, to a network of main tunnels and nests. (
  • NOTE: Do NOT use anti-bacterial dishwashing liquid in the mixture as it will kill off important microbes in the lawn and soil that help 'digest' thatch. (
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  • Scalping a lawn -- cutting it too short and exposing bare soil -- is a major cause of a crabgrass infestation. (
  • Soil testing , fertilization , mowing , aeration , and overseeding are all essential practices that must be done on a regular basis to maintain a healthy lawn. (
  • Our high-quality grass seed selection offers some of the best seed for lawn and turf. (
  • Ensure that the lawn is kept moist as the new seeds germinated and establish, but don't saturate the turf. (
  • If you didn't use a moss killer that contained fertiliser, then an autumn feed should be applied to the lawn now, to strengthen the turf before winter. (
  • This report covers the US market for lawn and garden consumables, which include packaged consumable products used in the maintenance of turf, gardens, borders, and other outside areas. (
  • He continues: "I did not fertilize or use any chemicals on the new lawn since my well is in the same area. (
  • You're worried about exposing yourself - and your family - to the increasing number of dangerous chemicals found in commercial household, bath and cosmetic products. (
  • Knowing how to handle household products containing hazardous materials or chemicals can reduce the risk of injury. (
  • Only store household chemicals in places children can't get to them. (
  • Never mix household hazardous chemicals or waste with other products. (
  • Grass Seed Mixtures need only 50-66% of the nitrogen fertilizer that typical bluegrass lawns require. (
  • The Best Lawn Advice is Locally Grown: One-size-fits-all doesn't work for fertilizer, weed killer and grass seed, even though that's what the chain stores sell. (
  • Extension professionals can use the connection between diverse landscape design features and water protection behaviors to encourage good irrigation and fertilizer practices when they target these types of households for education. (
  • Apply 3 pounds of Epsom Salts for every 1,250 square feet with a spreader, or dilute in water and apply with a sprayer (use as a lawn fertilizer). (
  • A quart of diluted fertilizer will cover about 2,500 square feet of lawn. (
  • Global demand for power lawn and garden equipment is forecast to rise 4.2 percent per year through 2017 to $21.7 billion. (
  • While power lawn and garden equipment sales in developing nations will record the fastest gains in percentage terms through 2017, the US, Canada, and Western Europe will continue to account for the vast majority of world demand. (
  • US demand for power lawn and garden equipment in the US is expected to grow 4.0 percent per annum through 2017, reaching $10.6 billion as the market rebounds from a slight decline posted over the 2007-2012 period. (
  • perceived ability to use good irrigation and fertilization practices among households (Kumar Chaudhary & Warner, 2017). (
  • Building on the continuity and coverage of previous editions, this fully updated report examines the U.S. market for lawn and garden products and services, including all products and services sold for maintenance, treatment, and enhancement of lawns, gardens, and landscapes. (
  • With increasing concerns over water resources in Florida, Extension can target households with irrigated landscapes to encourage practices that protect water quality and quantity. (
  • Endophytes do not harm the host grass and do not disrupt the ecological balance of a healthy lawn. (
  • A healthy lawn, like other healthy plants, will crowd out most weeds and resist insects and disease. (
  • This makes it a constant challenge to try to maintain a healthy lawn. (
  • Please note: Antifreeze, Motor Oil and Oil Filters are collected at the Multi-Material Recycling Facilities , located adjacent to the Household Hazardous Waste Facilities. (
  • Additionally, All-Ways Greener™ Grass Seed Mix requires less mowing, creating the ultimate low-impact, low-maintenance lush and thick lawn! (
  • Any 'pruning' of a non-dormant plant will stimulate growth, and lawn mowing is really just a form of pruning. (
  • Prevent injuries from flying objects, such as stones or toys, by picking up objects from the lawn before mowing begins. (
  • I grew up mowing a giant, mangy lawn. (
  • Students could learn safe mowing in household safety classes at school, while videos might help parents, the researchers note. (
  • Some people enjoy the look of a closely cut lawn, but low mowing is a major cause of lawn deterioration. (
  • Mowing the lawn is time-consuming, noisy and uses fossil fuels. (
  • Is it OK for me to do vigorous household chores, like vacuuming or mowing the lawn? (
  • Southwest Greens Europe is a European synthetic lawn company serving Europe, the Middle East and Africa. (
  • Our facility is able to take most, but not all, common household products. (
  • Purchase household and garden products that are "least toxic" to the environment. (
  • Apply all household and garden products sparingly. (
  • Do not apply lawn or garden products when rain is forecasted. (
  • Lawn products that work great in. (
  • You've probably seen a number of "lawn tonics" circulating on the Internet claiming that common household products like beer or cola will effectively fertilize your lawn . (
  • Unlike most robotic lawnmowers the Robomow RC304 is claimed to be ideal for a smaller lawn. (
  • The widespread, but totally erroneous, belief that grass clippings left on the lawn creates thatch was debunked in the late 60's by a study at the University of Rhode Island. (
  • Grass clippings, on the other hand, are mostly water and will break down quickly, returning nutrients to your lawn. (
  • While it's true that a heavy layer of leaves can smother grass, a light or moderate layer of leaves can be successfully mulched back into the lawn , providing nutrients for the grass. (
  • To get a good-looking low-maintenance lawn, you'll need to replace your high-maintenance grass with better grass, flowers, or even rocks. (
  • Tim Heffron, Lawn Tonic Expert: "The combination of the two will allow the grass-the dead grass in your lawn- help to begin to break down and to compost much quicker. (
  • Good luck with your lawn this summer, here's to happy, healthy (and tipsy) green grass! (
  • Additionally, landscaping at urban residential complexes in China and elsewhere is often handled by professional service companies, further boosting lawn and garden consumables demand as housing stock expands. (
  • Environmental regulations will also restrain growth in consumer demand for lawn and garden consumables. (
  • This Freedonia industry study analyzes the world lawn and garden consumables industry. (
  • Rake the lawn to remove moss, thatch and other debris, such as twigs and leaves, using a spring-tine rake. (
  • My lawn is already starting to awaken from its winter hibernation here in Colorado, and it won't be long before the scorching sun will turn the neighbors' new green growth into brown, dry thatch. (
  • This study analyzes the $17.7 billion world power lawn and garden equipment industry. (
  • Although demand will rise in absolute terms, spending on power lawn and garden equipment by federal, state, and local governments will continue to decline as a percentage of public spending, reflecting increasing public scrutiny and fiscal pressures placed upon many municipal governments by their citizenries. (
  • Several technological trends will significantly impact the power lawn and garden equipment market, none more so than the introduction of more electric equipment, particularly battery-powered units, in both the residential and commercial markets. (
  • Think safety first when using power lawn equipment, such as leaf blowers and wood chippers, to work on your yard. (
  • Read how to cut the perfect lawn . (
  • Enjoy a Perfect Lawn without Wasting Your Weekend on Yard Work. (
  • In the just-released Canadian Pet Market Outlook, 2nd Edition (May 2015), Packaged Facts reports that 7.3 million Canadian households have pets. (
  • Drought-resistant clover can be seeded right into an existing lawn, and it fertilizes itself by drawing nitrogen from the air. (
  • Prior to the 1950s, white clover was included in lawn seed mixes because of its ability to fix nitrogen and serve as a natural nitrogen source. (
  • However, gains in the consumer market will be hindered in countries that do not have cultures that highly value lawns or that have very arid climates. (
  • This product can not be shipped to the following US States: AK,DC, & HI Size: 6 Oz Household Insect Fogger Insect Control Household Insect Fogger Insect Control comes with our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee! (
  • He concludes: "I've read that snow mold can make dead patches in the lawn, which is not what I was hoping to see in front of my home! (
  • Spray the mossy patches in the lawn with the baking soda solution. (
  • We receive questions from Maryland residents when their lawn contains weeds or brown spots, does not grow well, or just doesn't look quite green enough. (
  • Some other common lawn weeds like dandelions are beneficial for wildlife and some (dandelions, chickweed, and plantain) are edible plants. (
  • When you don't have a lot of water and we're on watering restrictions, this is another way to get the nutrients to your lawn and keep it growing. (
  • Pick up a big bottle at the store and get ready to clean every room of your house from top to bottom, spruce up your landscaping, and fix ruined clothes with these household uses for vinegar you never knew about. (
  • However total watering time during that period will be limited to three hours per household. (
  • The ammonia promotes growth and turns your lawn green. (
  • A pop, a beer, a little liquid dishwashing soap- some mouthwash-and some household ammonia-all mixed in to a 10-gallon hose-end sprayer. (
  • While eliminating the factors that encourage moss growth helps prevent regrowth, removing the moss requires only a scrub brush, a putty knife, a few household ingredients and water. (
  • Watch this video for some natural remedies using common household ingredients that can be used to control aphids on plants. (
  • All you need are five common household ingredients and a 10-gallon hose-end sprayer. (
  • His secret-a formula- a "tonic" made-up of common household ingredients. (
  • Sprays also kill chinch bugs, which can chew through a lawn like a herd of cows through clover and turn a verdant yard into a brown-spotted embarrassment. (
  • It essentially messes-up their re-productive cycles and keeps them out of your lawn and makes it look a lot better and leaves it minty fresh,' laughs Heffron. (
  • Tim Heffron, Lawn Tonic Expert: "I started using it about five years ago- back in Oklahoma- where it's 100- 100 degrees every day- day in and day out. (
  • SentryHome Household Flea & Tick Spray kills fleas, ticks, flea eggs and flea larvae and protects your home for seven months by preventing their development into the adult biting stage. (
  • SentryHome Household Flea & Tick Spray also won't stain furnishings. (
  • EPA Region 7 will collect flood-damaged household hazardous waste for residents of Winterset, Truro, Patterson and East Peru, Iowa. (
  • Residents should take flood-damaged household hazardous waste to the Winterset Schools Bus Barn collection center on July 11-12, 2008. (
  • Residents are encouraged to take household hazardous waste to the collection center in Winterset on July 11-12, 2008. (
  • The County has partnered with the City of Temple Terrace and the City of Tampa to allow city residents to take advantage of the County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Program services. (
  • Wake County residents only may drop off such materials at a Household Hazardous Waste Facilities free of charge. (
  • Residents in this community had a median household income of $40,396 in 2000, and there were 27.5% low income residents living in the neighbourhood. (
  • White clover flowering in a lawn. (
  • White clover (Trifolium repens) is commonly considered a lawn weed. (
  • We used landscape design features from 2,100 Florida households to segment households into subgroups to show how they may have different educational needs. (
  • We used cluster analysis to segment Florida households based on their landscape design features. (
  • A lush green lawn is often expected as part of the typical American home landscape. (
  • Are expectations of a lush green lawn realistic? (
  • Proper disposal of household hazardous waste will minimize or prevent long-term environmental damage. (
  • If your city is not listed and you have questions regarding the disposal of household hazardous waste and electronics, contact your Public Works Department. (
  • No, you don't have to rake the leaves on your lawn. (
  • Cell phones, remote control toys, laptops and power tools are just a few household items that use rechargeable batteries , which contain cadmium or lithium, both of which are considered toxic heavy metals. (
  • Common household alkaline batteries no longer contain mercury and are safe to dispose of in your regular garbage. (
  • In the consumer market, gardening and lawn care's continued popularity as a hobby in the US, Canada, Australia, and Western Europe will drive growth. (
  • Click the INDIVIDUAL TOTAL and HOUSEHOLD TOTAL buttons to see water use for all fixtures/appliances combined. (
  • Comparison of the two groups revealed households in the water-conserving landscape maximalists subgroup had higher personal obligation, more social support, stronger perceived behavioral control, and more engagement in water protection behaviors compared to conservation-ambivalent landscape minimalists households. (
  • There is a potential for UF/IFAS Extension to further improve educational programming efforts that promote water protection behaviors by segmenting Florida households into meaningful subgroups. (
  • The water-conserving landscape maximalists subgroup households have more landscape design features in their landscape compared to the conservation-ambivalent landscape minimalists subgroup. (
  • Most homeowners do not water their lawns properly. (
  • Municipal water systems require a lot of energy to purify and distribute water to households. (
  • Proper sanitation facility and water supply to each and every household. (
  • Review our list of acceptable common household items for disposal. (
  • A site dedicated to helping the average person get answers to common household problems. (
  • Common household items may contain hazardous materials that should not be disposed of in household garbage due to their potentially harmful properties. (
  • This includes the removal of any dog toes or other items that come in contact with your pet prior to treating lawn or plant areas. (
  • Organizations like Goodwill and The Salvation Army will take many large household items, such as furniture and televisions, as long as they're still in decent condition," says Erin White with Goodwill in Fort Worth, Texas. (
  • Those who live in college towns shouldn't overlook students, who may be in need of large household items for their off-campus homes. (
  • Homeowners frustrated by ailing plants or pesky household bugs often call their county's Cooperative Extension Service. (
  • Watch our lawn and garden videos to find out how to improve the look of your yard. (
  • Many think that if you wait for the seed heads to develop, you can mow them back into your lawn to re-seed your yard. (
  • Everyone wants their lawn to look as lush and green as possible, it's one of the least expensive methods for giving your home nice curb appeal (whereas a brown, patchy yard is one of the first things that can downgrade your property value). (
  • The original documents would have been given to your ancestor several days before 3 April, and the head of household would have been asked to fill in the details for anyone who would have been residing at that address on the census date. (
  • If the head of the household was unable to read or write, the enumerator - a literate person who would be collecting the census forms - would help fill in the details. (
  • Note: the census includes details of people resident in docked vessels and institutions such as prisons, workhouses, hospitals, and barracks, as well as individual households. (
  • In the City of Calgary's 2012 municipal census, Forest Lawn had a population of 7,487 living in 3,352 dwellings, a 2.4% increase from its 2011 population of 7,313. (
  • In the City of Calgary's 2012 municipal census, Forest Lawn Industrial had a population of 130 living in 63 dwellings, an 8.3% increase from its 2011 population of 120. (
  • After two to three weeks, the new seeds should be established and you can mow the lawn. (
  • It won't hurt anything to mow those undeveloped seeds back into your lawn. (
  • Households are more likely to adopt good irrigation and fertilization behaviors when they have strong social support, high internal personal obligation, positive attitudes, and high perceived ability to adopt good irrigation and fertilization practices (Ajzen, 1991). (