• Intervention
  • The purpose of this study was to test an HIV risk reduction intervention, guided by the Social Learning Theory, the Ecological Model, and the concept of allostatic load, a composite of the cumulative effects of stress on biological systems including psychoneuroimmunologic markers. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • female
  • Association and correlation studies have found that a female individual with a mutation in the BRCA1 gene has a 65% cumulative risk of breast cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • Crowdfunding to Develop a programme providing free health care for a high risk vulnerable slum population in kampala, inspired by Charlies journey. (justgiving.com)
  • Develop a programme providing free health care for a high risk vulnerable slum population in kampala, inspired by Charlies journey. (justgiving.com)
  • Bangladesh also has a high tuberculosis (TB) burden, with 102 new cases per 100,000 people in 2005, according to the World Health Organization. (wikipedia.org)
  • EMPOWER includes three projects designed to improve women Veterans' engagement and retention in evidence-based care for high-priority health conditions, i.e., prediabetes, cardiovascular, and mental health. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Two multi-site research implementation studies will focus on cardiovascular risk prevention and collaborative care to address women Veterans' mental health treatment needs respectively. (biomedcentral.com)
  • All components of health systems should be involved in an integrated response to the specific health needs of working populations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Member states should improve their health risk management. (wikipedia.org)
  • Its three main objectives are to assess and regulate new commercial chemicals before they enter the market, to regulate chemicals already existing in 1976 that posed an "unreasonable risk to health or to the environment", as for example PCB's, lead, mercury and radon, and to regulate these chemicals' distribution and use. (wikipedia.org)
  • The EPA reviews new chemical notifications and if it finds an "unreasonable risk to human health or the environment," it may regulate the substance from limiting uses or production volume to outright banning it. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976 mandated the EPA to protect the public from "unreasonable risk of injury to health or the environment" by regulating the manufacture and sale of chemicals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Subchapter III of the TSCA, "Indoor Radon Abatement,", enacted by the U.S. Congress in 1988 under PL 100-551 and requires the EPA to publish a guide about radon health risks and to perform studies of radon levels in schools and federal buildings. (wikipedia.org)
  • The number of Nigerians covered by the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) since its establishment are 1.5 percent of the population. (wikipedia.org)
  • exposure
  • This includes establishing national information systems, building capability to estimate the occupational burden of diseases and injuries, creating registries of exposure to major risks, occupational accidents and occupational diseases, and improving reporting and early detection of such accidents and diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • illness
  • As Assistant Secretary, Michaels worked to strengthen the agency's enforcement in high risk industries, improve OSHA's whistleblower protection program, promote common sense worker protection programs and standards, expand compliance assistance provided to small employers, and increase outreach to the vulnerable populations who are at greatest risk for work-related injury and illness. (wikipedia.org)
  • Assessment
  • DEHP, although most applications are shown to pose no risk when studied using recognized methods of risk assessment, has been classified as a Category 1B reprotoxin, and is now on the Annex XIV of the European Union's REACH legislation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Authorisations are granted by the European Commission, after obtaining the opinion of the Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC) and the Committee for Socio-economic Analysis (SEAC) of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA). (wikipedia.org)
  • However
  • These preterm infants, however, are a vulnerable population, at high risk for developmental disorders in multiple organs. (hindawi.com)
  • However, comprehensive genetic testing (such as through the use of DNA arrays or full genome sequencing) allows for the estimation of disease risk years to decades before any disease even exists, or even whether a healthy fetus is at higher risk for developing a disease in adolescence or adulthood. (wikipedia.org)
  • levels
  • There are currently 5196 animals and 6789 plants classified as vulnerable, compared with 1998 levels of 2815 and 3222, respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • In studies of rodents exposed to certain phthalates, high doses have been shown to change hormone levels and cause birth defects. (wikipedia.org)
  • efforts
  • Practices such as Cryoconservation of animal genetic resources have been enforced in efforts to conserve vulnerable breeds of livestock specifically. (wikipedia.org)
  • minimize
  • Such factors will help us determine which infants need to be followed closely for severe ROP who requires laser treatment and minimize unnecessary examinations for infants who are not at high risk. (hindawi.com)
  • target
  • After providing services in communities for two years, we will conduct an evaluation survey (with biological and behavioral measures) of approximately 1000 subjects in the target populations in each of the 22 study sites. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • disease
  • Predictive Risk Testing: Testing that is conducted to determine the probability of developing a specific disease not the presence of the disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is often used to determine if an individual is at higher than average or lower than average risk of developing a disease over a given period of time. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • To find predictive and indicative markers of risk for development of retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) and its progression to the stage requiring laser treatment, in premature infants whose gestational age (GA) was under 33 weeks. (hindawi.com)
  • response
  • Pehchan is funded by the Global Fund and remains their largest single-country grant to date focused on the HIV response for vulnerable and underserved sexual minorities. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • Delivering on the commitment to provide long-term Universal Access to anti-retroviral therapy and associated care and support will need to be a continuing high priority. (wikipedia.org)
  • less
  • Population is characterised by an acute restriction in its area of occupancy (typically less than 100 km2) or in the number of locations (typically less than five). (wikipedia.org)
  • make
  • Through high school, he worked as a well-digger and a Fuller Brush salesman, where he said his grasp of Ukrainian helped him make sales. (wikipedia.org)
  • significant
  • citation needed] Because there are no significant tributaries and a high evaporation rate, Lake Albert is saltier than Lake Alexandrina. (wikipedia.org)
  • To this day the lake remains at significant risk of water loss and high salinity. (wikipedia.org)
  • factors
  • The association between candidate risk factors and development or progression of ROP was assessed. (hindawi.com)
  • particular
  • In 2005, fifty percent of United States cities reported that domestic violence is a primary cause of homelessness, and New York City, in particular, reported that about fifty percent of their homeless population had been abused and twenty-five percent of their homeless population was homeless as a direct result of domestic violence. (wikipedia.org)