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*  Public health genomics
... is an emerging field of study that assesses the impact of genes and their interaction with behavior, ... American Journal of Public Health Community health Nutritional genomics GRaPH-Int Bellagio Group on Public Health Genomics. " ... "Canadian Journal of Public Health home". Canadian Journal of Public Health. Ottawa, ON: Canadian Public Health Association. " ... Public health genomics is the use of genomics information to benefit public health. This is visualized as more effective ...
*  American Academy of Health Behavior
The Academy sponsors the American Journal of Health Behavior (formerly Health Values). American Academy of Health Behavior ... The American Academy of Health Behavior was founded in 1997 to "transform the health promotion and health education field from ... The origination of the Academy was based on the belief that the future growth and evolution of the health promotion and health ... in the Department of Public and Community Health. ... as a means of improving practice and enhancing public health. ...
*  National Survey of Sexual Health and Behavior
The National Survey of Sexual Health and Behavior is a study of human sexual behavior conducted in the United States by the ... Center for Sexual Health Promotion National Survey of Sexual Health and Behavior Website (includes free download of the special ... Discrepancies remain between the level of use optimal for public health and reported rate of use particularly by people over 40 ... showed a wide variety of sexual behavior. According to Debby Herbenick, PhD, of Indiana University in Bloomington, "Adult men ...
*  Health Education & Behavior
Behavior. 25 (1): 5-7. doi:10.1177/109019819802500101. "Health Education & Behavior". 2015 Journal Citation Reports. Web of ... Health Education & Behavior is a bimonthly peer-reviewed healthcare journal covering applied behavioral and social science in ... It is an official journal of the Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE). The journal was established in 1957 as Health ... Health Education Monographs was printed by various small publishing companies or cooperatively by SOPHE and the World Health ...
*  Journal of Health and Social Behavior
The Journal of Health and Social Behavior is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal published by SAGE Publications on ... It covers the application of sociological concepts and methods to the understanding of health and illness and the organization ... "Journals Ranked by Impact: Public, Environmental & Occupational Health". 2012 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ... Occupational Health". "Journals Ranked by Impact: Psychology, Social". 2012 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social ...
*  SIUE School of Education, Health and Human Behavior
Health and Human Behavior". Siue.edu. Retrieved 2016-07-11. "About the SIUE School of Education, Health and Human Behavior - ... The name of the school was changed to the School of Education, Health and Human Behavior on July 1, 2014 to reflect its wider ... The SIUE School of Education, Health and Human Behavior consists of the Departments of Curriculum and Instruction, Educational ... Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Education, Health and Human Behavior is an academic unit of Southern ...
*  Behavior change (public health)
Behavior modification can contribute to the success of self-control, and health-enhancing behaviors. Risky behaviors can be ... Behavior change in public health is also known as social and behavior change communication (SBCC). More and more, efforts focus ... Health belief model: It is a psychological model attempting to provide an explanation and prediction of health behaviors ... Developments in health behavior change theories since the late 1990s have focused on incorporating disparate theories of health ...
*  Family aggregation
Sonya Bahar (31 August 1988). Health Behavior. Springer. pp. 108-. ISBN 978-0-306-42874-6. Retrieved 10 January 2013. Karel ... Vuylsteek; Manuel Hallen (1994). Epidemiology: Results of the 4th EC Medical and Health Research Program. IOS Press. pp. 194-. ...
*  Benjamin Karney
American Journal of Health Behavior, 27, 623-632. Neff, L.A. & Karney, B. R. (2003). The dynamic structure of relationship ... American Journal of Health Behavior, 25, 75-77. McNulty, J. K. & Karney, B. R. (2001). Attributions in marriage: Integrating ... Frye, N. E., McNulty, J. K., & Karney, B. R. (2008). How do constraints on leaving a marriage affect behavior within the ... Frye, N. E. & Karney, B. R. (2006). The proximal and distal context of aggressive behaviors in marriage: A longitudinal study ...
*  Human skin color
American Journal of Health Behavior. 32 (3): 243-52. doi:10.5555/ajhb.2008.32.3.243 (inactive 2017-01-31). PMID 18067464. Frost ... While UV radiation can assist in the production of vitamin D, excessive exposure to UV can damage health. Loss of body hair in ... Furthermore, UV-A rays from sunlight are believed to interact with folic acid in ways that may damage health. In a number of ... Holick, Michael F. (2004). "Sunlight and vitamin D for bone health and prevention of autoimmune diseases, cancers, and ...
*  Self-efficacy
"Modeling health behavior change: How to predict and modify the adoption and maintenance of health behaviors". Applied ... "Modeling health behavior change: How to predict and modify the adoption and maintenance of health behaviors". Applied ... "Self-efficacy moderates the mediation of intentions into behavior via plans". American Journal of Health Behavior. 33 (5): 521- ... One method is to provide examples of other people acting on a health promotion behavior and then work with the patient to ...
*  Peer pressure
Spear, Hila J.; Kulbok, Pamela A (2001). "Adolescent Health Behaviors and Related Factors: A Review". Public Health Nursing. 18 ... Affiliation with friends who engage in risk behaviors has been shown to be a strong predictor of an adolescent's own behavior. ... Groups of popular children showed a propensity to increase risky, drug-related and delinquent behavior when this behavior was ... For example, greater depression symptomatology, decreasing popularity, more sexual behavior, and externalizing behavior were ...
*  Optimism bias
Especially with health risk perception, adolescence is associated with an increased frequency of risky health-related behaviors ... "Meta-analysis of the Relationship Between Risk Perception and Health Behavior: The Example of Vaccination" (PDF). Health ... In health, the optimistic bias tends to prevent individuals from taking on preventative measures for good health. Therefore, ... American Journal of Health Behavior. 34 (2): 197-205. doi:10.5993/ajhb.34.2.7. PMID 19814599. Brewer, Noel T.; Gretchen B. ...
*  Scott I Kahan
Health Behavior Change in Populations. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013 (in press). • Barnard N, Weissinger R, Jaster B, ... "Health Policy , School of Public Health and Health Services , George Washington University". Gwumc.edu. Retrieved 2012-04-24 ... His clinical practice and research addresses obesity prevention and treatment, chronic disease risk reduction, health behavior ... He received his Masters of Public Health degree from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Dr. Kahan is the Director ...
*  Adolescents and food marketing
American Journal of Health Behavior. Kotz K; Story M (1994). "Food advertisements during children's Saturday morning television ... Levine, J (1999). "Food industry marketing in elementary schools: implications for school health professionals". J Sch Health. ... results from the School Health Policies and Programs Study 2000". J Sch Health. Cover, Concepts. "CoverConcepts welcome page". ... The advertisements for products predominantly high in sugar and fat have increased and have had an effect on the major health ...
*  Nutrition facts label
Disparities and Association with Health Behaviors". American Journal of Health Behavior. 40 (4): 427-436. doi:10.5993/AJHB.40.4 ... These health claims are only allowed by the FDA for "eight diet and health relationships based on proven scientific evidence", ... Misleading food health assertions of this nature are both widespread in food marketing and also not reflective of the actual ... With regards to health claims and nutrition (composition) claims, these are harmonised in the EU through Regulation 1924/2006, ...
*  Discrimination based on skin color
American Journal of Health Behavior. 32 (3): 243-52. doi:10.5555/ajhb.2008.32.3.243 (inactive 2017-10-22). PMID 18067464. CS1 ... There are large health, education and income disparities between the races in Brazil. A recent study even finds that skin color ... Recent research in the U.S. shows that socioeconomic and health inequality among African Americans along the color continuum is ... "The Social Psychology of Tanning and Sunscreen Use: Self-Presentational Motives as a Predictor of Health Risk - Leary". Journal ...
*  Cardinal voting
American Journal of Health Behavior. 23 (5): 356-367. doi:10.5993/AJHB.23.5.5. the test-retest reliabilities of the ranking ... Johnson, Marilyn F.; Sallis, James F.; Hovell, Melbourne F. (1999-09-01). "Comparison of Rated and Ranked Health and Lifestyle ... the findings of the present research support the use of the rating format in assessing health values. ... added benefit of item ...
*  Role model
American Journal of Health Behavior. "Storytelling: Can a sports hero be a role model? Yes, thankfully". Steinberg, Leigh. "Why ... A role model is a person whose behavior, example, or success is or can be emulated by others, especially by younger people. The ...
*  Breastfeeding promotion
American Journal of Health Behavior. 24: 53-60. doi:10.5993/AJHB.24.1.8. Abrahams, S. W. (2012). "Milk and Social Media: Online ... Public health awareness events such as World Breastfeeding Week, as well as training of health professionals and planning, aim ... They work in a variety of health care settings, including hospitals, private doctor's offices, and public health clinics. ... It sets forth standards for health care systems, health care workers, and formula distributors regarding the promotion of ...
*  Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Fox, J. & Bailenson, J.N. (2010). The use of doppelgängers to promote health behavior change. CyberTherapy & Rehabilitation, 3 ... Cyberpsychology and Behavior, 10, 115-121. Bailenson, J.N. (2006). Transformed social interaction in collaborative virtual ... Fox, J., Bailenson, J.N., & Binney, J. (2009). Virtual experiences, physical behaviors: The effect of presence on imitation of ... The phenomenon of transformed social interaction hopes to explore what occurs when behaviors that take place in collaborative ...
*  Diffusion of innovations
People tend to be close to others of similar health status. As a result, people with unhealthy behaviors like smoking and ... Those encouraging adoption of health behaviors or new medical technologies need to be aware of the many forces acting on an ... Centola, D (2011). "An Experimental Study of Homophily in the Adoption of Health Behavior". Science. 334: 1269-1272. doi: ... Developing heterophilous ties to unhealthy communities can increase the effectiveness of the diffusion of good health behaviors ...
*  Behavior
Health behavior refers to a person's beliefs and actions regarding their health and well-being. Health behaviors are direct ... Positive behaviors help promote health and prevent disease, while the opposite is true for risk behaviors. Health behaviors are ... these indicators may foreshadow the future burdens and benefits of health-risk and health-promoting behaviors. Health behaviors ... Behavior informatics is also called behavior computing, explores behavior intelligence and behavior insights from the ...
*  Three degrees of influence
Centola, Damon (2011). "An experimental study of homophily in the adoption of health behavior". Science. 334 (6060): 1269-1272 ... This applies to many aspects of life, from public health to economics. For instance, they note that it might be preferable to ... Or, it might be much more effective to motivate clusters of people to avoid criminal behavior than to act upon individuals or ... including one experiment involving 61,000,000 people that showed spread of voting behavior out to two degrees of separation. A ...
*  James H. Fowler
Centola, Damon (2011). "An experimental study of homophily in the adoption of health behavior". Science. 334 (6060): 1269-1272 ... Framingham Heart Study and makes several new conclusions about the influence of social networks on human health and behavior. ... Fowler used twin studies of voter turnout in Los Angeles and the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health to establish ... Personal webpage for James Fowler SSRN page with papers by James Fowler Center for Wireless and Population Health Systems UCSD ...
*  STS-47
Life sciences included experiments on human health, cell separation and biology, developmental biology, animal and human ... physiology and behavior, space radiation, and biological rhythms. Test subjects included the crew, Japanese koi fish (carp), ...
*  Bob Berkowitz
Hellmich, Nanci (2008-02-11). "Health & Behavior". USA Today. Retrieved 2010-11-24. "Bob Berkowitz Huffington Post". http://www ...