• papers
  • I would particularly like to express appreciation to Dr. J. Michael McGinnis, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health (Disease Prevention and Health Promotion) and his staff, and to Dr. David Hamburg, President of the Institute of Medicine, of the National Academy of Sciences, for his leadership in mobilizing the resources of the Institute to provide the accompanying papers which present documentation for the report. (docplayer.net)
  • Measures
  • We use data from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System from 1993 to 2002 to determine the potential effect of having health insurance on measures of body weight. (nber.org)
  • promote
  • It is the thesis of this report that further improvements in the health of the American people can and will be achieved--not alone through increased medical care and greater health expenditures--but through a renewed national commitment to efforts designed to prevent disease and to promote health. (docplayer.net)
  • This paper considers the priorities for policy to promote youth mental health in Australia. (wiley.com)
  • The five platforms of the Ottawa Charter are used to categorize some of the major initiatives that promote youth mental health. (wiley.com)
  • people
  • We attempt to isolate the effects of ex ante moral hazard, where people with health insurance may change their behaviors towards weight control. (nber.org)
  • 8 CHAPTER I INTRODUCTION AND SUMMARY The health of the American people has never been better. (docplayer.net)
  • Environmental hazards and behavioral factors also exact an unnecessarily high toll on the health of our people. (docplayer.net)
  • This report is presented as a guide to insure even greater health for the American people and an improved quality of life for themselves, their children and their children's children. (docplayer.net)
  • young
  • HEALTHY ADOLESCENTS AND YOUNG ADULTS Subgoal: Reducing Fatal Motor Vehicle Accidents Subgoal: Reducing Alcohol and Drug Misuse CHAPTER 6: HEALTH ADULTS Subgoal: Reducing Heart Attacks and Strokes. (docplayer.net)
  • role
  • While a number of economic causes for the rise in obesity have been explored, little attention has been on the role of health insurance per se. (nber.org)
  • l- 1 CHAPTER 2: RISKS TO GOOD HEALTH Major Risk Categories Risk Variability Age-Related Risks Assessing Risk The Role of the Individual SECTION II - HEALTH GOALS II- 1 CHAPTER 3: CHAPTER 4: CHAPTER 5: HEALTHY INFANTS Subgoal: Reducing the Number of Low Birth Weight Infants. (docplayer.net)
  • address
  • In our analyses, we control for a variety of confounding factors that may influence body weight and address the endogenous nature of health insurance. (nber.org)