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  • World Health Organ
  • new york and london] In the public health debate over rising obesity, the World Health Organization is considering marketing aimed at children one of the risk factors. (adage.com)
  • Trained interviewers collected data on socio demographic characteristics and self reported health behaviours using modified World Health Organization stepwise surveillance questionnaire for chronic disease risk factors. (beds.ac.uk)
  • Buffler was an expert advisor to the World Health Organization, the United States Department of Energy, the Environmental Protection Agency, and others. (wikipedia.org)
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) defined health in its broader sense in 1946 as "a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the World Health Organization (WHO), more than 1 million people are killed on the world's roads each year. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to Professor Dr Ganten's role as standing President, each year the co-presidency rotates amongst the members of the M8 Alliance of Academic Health Centers, Universities and National Academies, which together with the European Union and the World Health Organization is a primary contributor to the World Health Summit's themes and programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Women's Health
  • April serves on a sex panel at Women's Health, is a favorite source for Men's Health and Medical Daily, and was hired as a sex advice columnist at AskMen, the world's largest men's lifestyle website with over 12 million unique users. (wikipedia.org)
  • Black Women's Health Study, funded by the National Institutes of Health, began in 1995 and follows a cohort of the 59,000 women who enrolled. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2013, after receiving a grant from the Fund for Investigative Journalism, she published a groundbreaking investigative report on the drug compounding industry, "The Hormone Hoax" in More (magazine), which has helped alter public policy in the field of women's health. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1948
  • According to the World Health Summit's Mission Statement published in The Lancet in 2009, its mission is in keeping with the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights' (1948) acknowledgement of health as a fundamental human right. (wikipedia.org)
  • Risk
  • Subjective Crepitus as a Risk Factor for Incident Symptomatic Knee Osteoarthritis: Data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • There are several reasons: Health care providers may not test older people for HIV infection Older people may lack awareness of the risk factors for getting HIV (see Fact Sheets 150 and 152) Many older people are newly single. (thebody.com)
  • Anaesthesia risk overall needs to be assessed against the breed of dog, and for certain the age of the dog, and of course the complicating health factors of a particular dog. (yorkietalk.com)
  • Given a paucity of information on hypertension and associated risk factors among urban slum dwellers in SSA, we aimed to characterize the distribution of risk factors for hypertension and investigate their association with hypertension in an urban slum in Kenya. (beds.ac.uk)
  • Multiple logistic regression was used for analysis and odds ratios with 95 % confidence intervals were calculated to identify risk factors associated with hypertension. (beds.ac.uk)
  • Age, marital status, wealth index, physical inactivity and body mass index are important risk factors associated with hypertension. (beds.ac.uk)
  • Prevention measures targeting the modifiable risk factors associated with hypertension are warranted to curb hypertension and its progressive effects. (beds.ac.uk)
  • In recent studies conducted in similar slums in Kenya [ 13 , 14 ], there is marginal reporting on risk factors for hypertension. (beds.ac.uk)
  • Many risk factors. (blogspot.com)
  • Risk factors for bone loss in men (the usual suspects). (blogspot.com)
  • Conditions proposed to show correlation with paternal age include the following: Advanced paternal age may be associated with a higher risk for certain single-gene disorders caused by mutations of the FGFR2, FGFR3, and RET genes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Several studies have reported that advanced paternal age is associated with an increased risk of miscarriage. (wikipedia.org)
  • Paternal age may be associated with an increased risk of breast cancer, but the association is weak and there are confounding effects. (wikipedia.org)
  • High paternal age has been suggested as a risk factor for type 1 diabetes, but research findings are inconsistent and a clear association has not been established. (wikipedia.org)
  • Inadequate information becomes a risk factor for the spread of sexually transmitted diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Her dissertation was titled "Coronary Risk Factors in Japanese-Caucasian Mixed Marriages," and followed the health of Japanese war brides, whose environments changed dramatically between childhood to adulthood. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patricia Happ Buffler, "Coronary Risk Factors in Japanese-Caucasian Mixed Marriages" (PhD diss. (wikipedia.org)
  • and investigate basic mechanisms of developmental disorders and environmental factors, both risk and protective, that influence health and developmental processes. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • A 2017 review found that while severe health effects are associated with higher paternal age, the total increase in problems caused by paternal age is low. (wikipedia.org)
  • A 2017 review concluded that the vast majority of studies supported a relationship between paternal age and autism and schizophrenia, but that there is less convincing and also inconsistent evidence for associations with other psychiatric illnesses. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to a 2017 review, there is consistent evidence of an increase in incidence of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia with paternal age. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017 Each year the World Health Summit focuses on different key topics. (wikipedia.org)
  • genetic
  • On December 12, 2014, the National Children's Study closed, after an expert review committee advised the NIH Director that moving forward with the larger Main Study would not be the best way to add to the understanding of how environmental and genetic factors influence child health and development. (wikipedia.org)
  • National Instit
  • He trained in Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and served as Chief Resident, he completed a fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology and Rheumatic Fever through the National Institutes of Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • The NCS was led by the National Institutes of Health, with the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) serving as the scientific lead. (wikipedia.org)
  • These groups included federal partners such as the NCS Federal Advisory Committee and a Federal Consortium with representatives from multiple federal agencies including: the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences of the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. (wikipedia.org)
  • has too many flaws to be carried out in a tight budget environment, advisers today told National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director Francis Collins. (wikipedia.org)
  • adults
  • A total of 1528 adults were surveyed with a mean age of 46.7 years. (beds.ac.uk)
  • Data analysis collected in Sydney, Australia in 2007 found that within 236 adults, age 20 to 65, respondents were concerned about risks of HIV/AIDS transmitted through casual contact, leading to disapproval of homosexuality and drug use. (wikipedia.org)
  • By affecting mainly young adults, AIDS reduces the taxable population, in turn reducing the resources available for public expenditures such as education and health services not related to AIDS resulting in increasing pressure for the state's finances and slower growth of the economy. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • If you have or suspect you may have a health problem, consult your health care provider. (thebody.com)
  • Take care of your health and diet. (whattoexpect.com)
  • HIV/AIDS affects the economics of both individuals and countries.The gross domestic product of the most affected countries has decreased due to the lack of human capital.Without proper nutrition, health care and medicine, large numbers of people die from AIDS-related complications. (wikipedia.org)
  • Journal of Applied Gerontology provides an international forum for information that is directly related to the health, care and quality of life of the elderly. (wikipedia.org)
  • The journal aims to give comprehensive coverage of the areas of Gerontology practice and policy such as ethnicity and aging, technology and care and mental health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other researchers such as Richard G. Wilkinson, J. Lynch, and G.A. Kaplan have found that socioeconomic status strongly affects health even when controlling for economic resources and access to health care. (wikipedia.org)
  • The studies found that, despite the fact that all civil servants in England have the same access to health care, there was a strong correlation between social status and health. (wikipedia.org)
  • The World Health Summit is a health care conference on global health policy development. (wikipedia.org)
  • The founders recognized that whilst similar gatherings of leaders were well established in fields such as economic development and technology, a global forum did not exist for medical practice, research and health care systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • At present, more than half of the world's population is not receiving proper medical care, therefore the organizers of the World Health Summit see their mission as improving healthcare worldwide and promoting equitable access to medication and prevention. (wikipedia.org)
  • The World Health Summit seeks to actively address these challenges by bringing together stakeholders from research, education, clinical care and many other disciplines to jointly develop strategies to tackle these major health care issues. (wikipedia.org)
  • The outcome of each multi-sectoral Summit is intended to inform and influence decision-makers such as governments and supranational agencies, as recommendations for meeting future health care challenges. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prevention
  • In recent years, several programmes for sexual and reproductive health promotion, particularly those promoting HIV prevention, have begun to introduce gender issues and to address the problem of sexual and physical violence. (wikipedia.org)
  • childhood
  • Patricia Happ Buffler (August 1, 1938 - September 26, 2013) was an American epidemiologist and cancer researcher, known for her work on childhood leukemia and environmental health. (wikipedia.org)
  • She formed the Childhood Leukemia International Forum in 2006, to link studies across national borders. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the early years of childhood, health providers would pursue these issues and introduce child sexual abuse and exposure to violence in the media to the list of discussion topics, as well as promoting the use of non-sexist educational materials. (wikipedia.org)
  • suggests
  • Accurate information of health risks suggests a negative linear relationship between years of education and HIV infection rate. (wikipedia.org)
  • This correlation suggests that it is not only the poor who tend to be sick when everyone else is healthy, heart disease, ulcers, type 2 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, certain types of cancer, and premature aging. (wikipedia.org)
  • consult
  • If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional. (thebody.com)
  • years
  • Compared with a paternal age of 25-28 years as a reference group, the odds ratio for low birthweight was approximately 1.1 at a paternal age of 20 and approximately 1.2 at a paternal age of 50. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over half of English students agree that teaching about HIV/AIDS should start between 11 and 13 years old, while just under one third believe between 14 and 16 is the best age to learn about sexual education. (wikipedia.org)
  • The NCS was designed to follow approximately 100,000 children, some from before birth, through age 21 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • Healthy People 2020 is a web site sponsored by the US Department of Health and Human Services, representing the cumulative effort of 34 years of interest by the Surgeon General's office and others. (wikipedia.org)
  • A report published by the WHO in 2004 estimated that some 1.2 million people were killed and 50 million injured in traffic collisions on the roads around the world each year and was the leading cause of death among children 10-19 years of age. (wikipedia.org)
  • wealth
  • Lastly, it has been found that amongst the wealthiest quarter of countries on earth (a set stretching from Luxembourg to Slovakia) there is no relation between a country's wealth and general population health-suggesting that past a certain level, absolute levels of wealth have little impact on population health, but relative levels within a country do. (wikipedia.org)
  • concern
  • Improving the education of HIV/AIDS has become a growing concern, with 1 in 4 students aged 16 and above stating they had learned nothing about HIV/AIDS in school during a Sex Education Forum survey in England. (wikipedia.org)
  • important
  • Your lab results are about your estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate (eGFR), which is one important measure of kidney health. (thebody.com)
  • Most important: Age (90% of hip fractures occur in people agede 50 and older). (blogspot.com)
  • The crystals of mineral are important in bone health but are also instrumental in its undoing. (blogspot.com)
  • risks
  • that is, the highest risks occur at low and at high paternal ages. (wikipedia.org)
  • Education is a strong factor in improving population health by building in individuals the capacity to process and understand risks related to the HIV/AIDS pandemic. (wikipedia.org)
  • The "President's Task Force on Health Risks and Safety Risks to Children" recommended this federal initiative in 1999, after which Congress passed the Children's Health Act of 2000 (Title X, Section 1004). (wikipedia.org)
  • Council
  • These are formulated by members of the M8 Alliance and also by the eminent academicians, researchers and clinicians who form the World Health Summit Council. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • Dr. Needleman played a key role in securing some of the most significant environmental health protections achieved during the 20th century, which resulted in a fivefold reduction in the prevalence of lead poisoning among children in the United States by the early 1990s. (wikipedia.org)
  • population health
  • Bearman currently directs the Robert Wood Johnson Program in population health at Columbia University. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Population Health concept represents a change in the focus from the individual-level, characteristic of most mainstream medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • human
  • Great success story, also at age 70 you have proved how flexible human body is and that diet and nutrition are the key to better health. (curezone.com)
  • It is an approach to health that aims to improve the health of an entire human population. (wikipedia.org)
  • AIDS
  • I would suggest that if you work closely with a competent HIV physician specialist and adhere to recommended treatment and follow-up regimens, you should plan on dying of old age rather than old AIDS. (thebody.com)
  • About 78,000 people age 50 or over have AIDS in the United States. (thebody.com)
  • However, age 50 is being used more often to keep statistics on "older people" with HIV and AIDS. (thebody.com)
  • The result in a shortage of teaching materials and inadequate capacities in the teaching of HIV and AIDS and life skills education.In addition, it was found that HIV and AIDS are highly stigmatized, colleges are ill equipped with health facilities, and national policies on condom use are ambiguous. (wikipedia.org)
  • cancer
  • Osteoclast differentiation factor RANK in the progesterone related breast cancer in preclinical models (Schramek D, Nature, 2010). (blogspot.com)
  • mental
  • This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. (thebody.com)
  • Wrenching social and personal readjustments were often needed, and these needs were further complicated by the emotional distress and mental health problems of returning veterans. (wikipedia.org)
  • As the LASPC's reputation as an informed referral center grew, collaboration with the coroner's office, mental health professionals, police, probation, schools, and other organizations created the awareness needed to demystify suicide's taboo and give hope to those who were suffering. (wikipedia.org)
  • The LASPC is now part of a comprehensive mental health facility based in Culver City, California, known as Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research
  • He is widely cited in the fields of adolescent health, research design, structural analysis and social networks. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was also the co-founding director Global Health Research Center in Central Asia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bearman, along with J. Richard Udry, designed the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health (Add Health), currently the only nationally-representative study of adolescent sexuality in the United States, which has yielded over a thousand published research articles. (wikipedia.org)
  • His research involved testing the concentration of lead in bones of 194 juveniles, between the ages of twelve and eighteen, who had been convicted in the Allegheny County Juvenile Court, and 146 students in regular high schools in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania who did not have behavioral problems. (wikipedia.org)
  • There were two concentrations: Health Delivery Systems, and Health Research and Evaluation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Office of Special Projects was established in 1985 to provide education and training in international health and to conduct overseas and domestic research and service programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Four broad areas of research focus represent the work of the school: urban living, gaining and well-being, health across the life-course, and health systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • Four ministries of the government of the Federal Republic of Germany directly support the summit (Health, Foreign Office, Education and Research, Economic Cooperation and Development). (wikipedia.org)
  • The World Health Summit is presided over by Professor Dr med Detlev Ganten, a career medical research scientist and Chairman of the Board of the Charité Foundation. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • If you do everything right I would expect an increase very time your average account age gets a year older. (myfico.com)
  • The International Health department was created the following year. (wikipedia.org)
  • A year later, Duterte said in a Baguio federalism forum that he would only run for president "if (it is) to save the republic. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • Many people don't consider age 50 to be "old. (thebody.com)
  • Stress has a greater impact on health than many people realise, so let Noreen A. Kassem help you spot the signs and offer great tips on how to combat it. (emel.com)
  • April Masini offers dating and relationship advice to people of different ages, ethnicities, and sexual orientations. (wikipedia.org)
  • studies
  • Some studies examining autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and advanced paternal age have demonstrated an association between the two, although there also appears to be an increase with maternal age. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most famous for linking social status with health are the Whitehall studies-a series of studies conducted on civil servants in London. (wikipedia.org)
  • The studies found that this relationship stayed strong even when controlling for health-affecting habits such as exercise, smoking and drinking. (wikipedia.org)
  • several
  • The Nov. 9-10 event includes experts from several DOT agencies, Volvo and Ford Motor, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, and academia to discuss driver, vehicle, and roadway factors. (ohsonline.com)
  • It infects the cell by sticking to it with long thin extensions called pili and the surface-exposed proteins Opa and Opc and has several virulence factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • She was also interviewed on Talk of the Nation, The Leonard Lopate Show, Michael Krasny's Forum and several other public radio affiliate stations. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • Fortunately, I found out what could greatly improve my health and my life and I stayed with it. (curezone.com)
  • A review 2005 found a U-shaped relationship between paternal age and low intelligence quotients (IQs). (wikipedia.org)
  • The responses can be categorized as: Counseling, therapy and support group initiatives have been found to be helpful following sexual assaults, especially where there may be complicating factors related to the violence itself or the process of recovery. (wikipedia.org)
  • impact
  • She offers advice on breakups ("Don't use your ex as a crutch to keep you from exploring deeper layers of the relationship you're in"), as well as texting, sexting, cyber-bullying, falling in love with your therapist (U.S. News & World Report) and the impact of the digital age on relationships. (wikipedia.org)
  • problems
  • I would not expect many to go on a diet like this, unless they also have serious, life-threatening health problems, like me. (curezone.com)
  • injuries
  • Starting with a discussion of accidents, injuries, and fatalities involving older drivers, the forum then will turn to an occupant protection panel and a highway and vehicle design panel. (ohsonline.com)
  • weight
  • There is an equation, called MDRD that estimates GFR based on a number of factors, including age, race, gender and weight. (thebody.com)
  • Center
  • After Practicing family Pediatrics in Philadelphia and Neonatology at Pennsylvania Hospital, Dr. Needleman completed a residency in psychiatry at Temple University Health Sciences Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (wikipedia.org)
  • This Office later became the Center for International Health, which housed the Department of International Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Office
  • Patricia Happ Buffler died suddenly in her office at age 75. (wikipedia.org)
  • The NCS Program Office also provided public forums for input on a variety of initiatives. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, at the ASIA CEO Forum in Makati held on June 25, Duterte again stated that he would not run for the national office and said that he never desired to do so. (wikipedia.org)
  • account
  • I know it's a pretty good score, but my biggest detractors seem to be average age of account and short credit history. (myfico.com)
  • social
  • What is clear is that poor health, separation, unemployment and lack of social contact are all strongly negatively associated with unhappiness. (wikipedia.org)
  • Disease
  • Developed invaluable animal models for research on cancer, heart disease, obesity, AIDS, and hepatitis among other public health problems that afflict millions around the globe. (wikipedia.org)
  • Investigating genetic and dietary factors that have major roles in influencing susceptibility to cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and obesity Evaluating novel approaches to curing hepatitis C, which infects three percent of the world's population and is the leading cause of liver failure in the US. (wikipedia.org)
  • Genetically characterizing the parasites which cause malaria and schistosomiasis, with the common goal of developing more effective drugs and disease control strategies for these global health problems. (wikipedia.org)
  • mental health
  • Controversy also surrounded contestants Shirlena Johnson, who was axed over fears for her mental health, and Treyc Cohen, who was reported to already have a record deal when the live shows started. (wikipedia.org)
  • There has been considerable research documenting the effects of peer rejection, such as low academic achievement, delinquent behaviour, and mental health problems in adulthood. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • 4 Demographics The age of participants ranged from 51 to 73 years, with an average of 59.2 years. (docplayer.net)
  • Instead of complaining bitterly, an overworked liver just gets sluggish about doing its various jobs, and people often go years enduring fatigue and other health issues that may actually be signs that the liver isn't functioning optimally. (herbalyzer.com)
  • Group
  • The rebranded Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group will continue to operate as a joint venture between the Midlands affiliate and the USC School of Medicine. (ghs.org)
  • A group of women called the Texas Biomedical Forum raises money to support pilot grants for Texas Biomed scientists, science awards for outstanding teachers, and tours of the Institute for high school students. (wikipedia.org)
  • This group generally believes that the age of the universe and the age of the Earth are as described by astronomers and geologists, but that details of modern evolutionary theory are questionable. (wikipedia.org)
  • particular
  • She lives in Charlotte, North Carolina, where she is an active voice for the community's health and human services needs, in particular those of families and children. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research on preventing and treating Mycobacterium tuberculosis with particular emphasis on TB and aging, diabetes, and vaccine development. (wikipedia.org)
  • She also defines it as the doctrine of psychological types of people and the relationships between them, as well as notes that the particular quality of socionics is that it considers the innate qualities of the human psyche, including the personality type, which cannot be arbitrarily changed without prejudice to the mental and physical health. (wikipedia.org)
  • went
  • At about the age of 17 Grey went through a religious crisis, which probably stemmed from an incident in which she discovered the body of a suicide victim while out riding. (wikipedia.org)
  • range
  • G heteroplasmy causes abrupt transcriptional reprogramming Wallace hypothesized mitochondrial dysfunction as a central role in a wide range of age-related disorders and various forms of cancer. (xonl.de)
  • known
  • Our parent company, now known as Prisma Health, supports both affiliates with overall direction and leadership as we continue to align. (ghs.org)
  • brought
  • The subsequent outcry led to the Criminal Law Amendment Act 1885 which raised the age of consent from 13 to 16 and brought in measures to stop children becoming prostitutes. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • Bronze Age (around 1600 BC) settlement is evidenced by the remains of barrows (burial mounds) found, for example, on the Klausberg. (wikipedia.org)
  • women
  • In November 1993, the National Forum on Breast Cancer issued a recommendation to develop a policy with respect to genetic screening and to consider whether there should be legislated protection for women in such areas as privacy, insurance and misuse of data. (docplayer.net)