• 2000
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • include
  • 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)
  • In later childhood, health promotion would include modelling behaviours and attitudes that avoid stereotyping, encouraging children to distinguish between good and bad touching, and enhancing their ability and confidence to take control over their own bodies. (wikipedia.org)
  • The SDOH include all the factors (social, environmental, cultural and physical) that the different populations are born into, grow up and function with throughout their lifetimes which potentially have a measurable impact on the health of human populations. (wikipedia.org)
  • childhood
  • According to a 2017 review, there is consistent evidence of an increase in incidence of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia with paternal age. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • ambiguous
  • 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)
  • Prevention
  • Selective prevention is targeted to individuals who demonstrate the risk factors associated with a particular disorder. (pitt.edu)
  • 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)
  • older
  • If you do everything right I would expect an increase very time your average account age gets a year older. (myfico.com)
  • The condition can affect anyone, but is more common in those aged 65 and older. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • 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)
  • However, age 50 is being used more often to keep statistics on "older people" with HIV and AIDS. (thebody.com)
  • 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)
  • Most important: Age (90% of hip fractures occur in people agede 50 and older). (blogspot.com)
  • The FGFR genes may be particularly prone to a paternal age effect due to selfish spermatogonial selection, whereby the influence of spermatogonial mutations in older men is enhanced because cells with certain mutations have a selective advantage over other cells (see § DNA mutations). (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)
  • 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)
  • nutrition
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Although the Atlanta FWHC certainly faced many of the same problems as the clinics that closed, they have not only managed to remain open, but continue to provide a wide array of health services and outreach programs to meet the needs of the Atlanta community. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • healthy
  • A healthy diet can do wonders for one's health. (curezone.com)
  • 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)
  • initiative
  • In addition to providing comprehensive gynecological services, the center also offers a donor insemination program and the Trans Health Initiative. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Trans Health Initiative was founded in the memory of Robert Eads, a partially transitioned trans man who died of ovarian cancer at the age of 53 after being denied medical care. (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)
  • 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)
  • Child Health and Development
  • 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)
  • human
  • It is an approach to health that aims to improve the health of an entire human population. (wikipedia.org)
  • Recently, human role has been encouraged by the influence of population growth there has been increasing interest from epidemiologists on the subject of economic inequality and its relation to the health of populations. (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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • cancer
  • Osteoclast differentiation factor RANK in the progesterone related breast cancer in preclinical models (Schramek D, Nature, 2010). (blogspot.com)
  • Paternal age may be associated with an increased risk of breast cancer, but the association is weak and there are confounding effects. (wikipedia.org)
  • Physical
  • 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)
  • important
  • Your lab results are about your estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate (eGFR), which is one important measure of kidney health. (thebody.com)
  • The crystals of mineral are important in bone health but are also instrumental in its undoing. (blogspot.com)
  • Center
  • He was also the co-founding director Global Health Research Center in Central Asia. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • study
  • 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)
  • Thereby it evades the Babel that has haunted the study of happiness for ages. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • For many years the Ford Hall Forum was based at Northeastern University, the Ford Hall Forum currently is presenting its lecture series in cooperation with Suffolk University. (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)
  • The NCS was designed to follow approximately 100,000 children, some from before birth, through age 21 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • environmental
  • Buffler was an expert advisor to the World Health Organization, the United States Department of Energy, the Environmental Protection Agency, and others. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • and investigate basic mechanisms of developmental disorders and environmental factors, both risk and protective, that influence health and developmental processes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Practice
  • 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)
  • advocates
  • In addition to these more formal channels, the NCS solicited feedback from subject matter experts from around the world and from individuals, community advocates, and professional societies concerned with child health. (wikipedia.org)
  • less
  • Personality is a factor, too-- less reliable as a sorting tool, but useful where the tipping-points matter. (dadamo.com)
  • 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)
  • time
  • Around the same time, the Forum withstood criticism for hosting meetings with civil rights activist, W. E. B. Du Bois. (wikipedia.org)
  • Periodically, the Forum specifically recognizes the value of expressing sentiment that may not always be welcomed but is certainly necessary with its First Amendment Award in honor of Louis P. and Evelyn Smith, long time active benefactors of the Forum. (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)
  • According to the World Health Organization (WHO), more than 1 million people are killed on the world's roads each year. (wikipedia.org)
  • April Masini offers dating and relationship advice to people of different ages, ethnicities, and sexual orientations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Member
  • All member clinics provided abortion and gynecological health care, and worked together to "espouse a unified ideology and identifiable politics. (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)
  • Several studies have reported that advanced paternal age is associated with an increased risk of miscarriage. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • gender
  • There is an equation, called MDRD that estimates GFR based on a number of factors, including age, race, gender and weight. (thebody.com)
  • 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)
  • strong
  • 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 studies found that this relationship stayed strong even when controlling for health-affecting habits such as exercise, smoking and drinking. (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)
  • Group
  • 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)
  • Office
  • Patricia Happ Buffler died suddenly in her office at age 75. (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)
  • The NCS Program Office also provided public forums for input on a variety of initiatives. (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)
  • 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)