*  Associations between Indigenous Australian oral health literacy and self-reported oral health outcomes
It builds on PubMed Central (PMC), the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) free digital archive of biomedical and life ... peer-reviewed health and life sciences research publications. ... low health literacy has been associated with greater emergency ... Mariño R, Schofield M, Wright C, Calache H, Minichiello V. Self-reported and clinically determined oral health status ... in a multidimensional model of oral health is to therefore determine if literacy skills explain oral health disparities, or if ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC2859391/
*  HEALTHY PEOPLE The Surgeon General s Report On Health Promotion And Disease Prevention - PDF
HEALTHY PEOPLE The Surgeon General s Report On Health Promotion And Disease Prevention HEALTHY PEOPLE The Surgeon General s ... Report On Health Promotion And Disease Prevention 1979 U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, ... State Health Assessment Health Priority Status Report Update. June 29, 2015 Presented by UIC SPH and IDPH State Health ... 2 Health Disparities... 2 Effective Health Strategies to Eliminate Disparities... 3 Community ...
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*  National
However, great disparities in health status and access to health care exist among the six… ... Nigeria Demographic and Health Survey 2008 The 2008 Nigeria Demographic Health Survey (NDHS) is a nationally representative ... National Human Resources for Health Forum The main purpose of the National HRH Platform/Forum is to foster collaborative ... National Policy on Public Private Partnership for Health in Nigeria This Public Private Partnership policy affords all the ...
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*  Introduction: CDC Health Disparities and Inequalities Report - United States, 2013
Disparities in Health Outcomes and Health Determinants. Health is influenced by many factors. Poor health status, disease risk ... regarding health outcomes and health determinants are essential steps towards reducing disparities in communities at greatest ... The terms health disparities and health inequalities are often used interchangeably. This supplement uses the terms health ... Surveillance of health status in minority communities-Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health Across the U.S. (REACH U ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/mmwR/preview/mmwrhtml/su6203a2.htm?s_cid=su6203a2_w
*  PA-13-183: Addressing Health Disparities in NIDDK Diseases (R01)
Addressing Health Disparities in NIDDK Diseases (R01) PA-13-183. NIDDK ... experienced greater obstacles to health based on their racial or ethnic group; religion; socioeconomic status; gender; age; ... Health disparities adversely affect groups of people who have systematically experienced greater obstacles to health based on ... Methodological issues in measuring health disparities. National Center for Health Statistics. Vital Health Stat 2(141).2005. ...
  https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-13-183.html
*  Diabetes in Aboriginal Australians - Wikipedia
... are often likened to disparities in socioeconomic status. Often, the greater the social and economic disadvantage, the greater ... Thus, improvements in the socioeconomic status and the decrease in disparity and health inequality are detrimental if the ... Similarly, cardiovascular disease is the single greatest contributor to the disparity in life expectancy between Aboriginal and ... has led to disparity and inequity of health between Aboriginals and non-Aboriginals. The history of Aboriginal Australians is ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diabetes_in_Aboriginal_Australians
*  CDC finds increase in Health Disparities | Member - News | The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
Disparities exist when different populations have different health outcomes. According to the report, over the past 10 years, ... Their analysis of various health-related data sources indicate (the following statements are direct quotes from the report) ... documented disparities have persisted or increased for approximately 93 percent of the Healthy People 2010 objectives. ... The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published the 2013 Health Disparities and Inequalities Report for the United ...
  http://www.aapd.org/cdc_finds_increase_in_health_disparities/?pg=2
*  Along the Mall citations: Spring 2017 - UMaine News - University of Maine
... these populations experience greater social and physical health disparities compared to adults in higher socioeconomic statuses ... The first semester of Scully's senior year, she completed a community health clinical rotation at Health Equity Alliance in the ... Protecting older adults' cognitive health is a public health priority, she said. Interventions targeted to low-income older ... cognitive health were published in the Journal of Community Health Nursing. The project is titled "GROW: Green Organic ...
  https://umaine.edu/news/along-the-mall/spring-2017/
*  Racism and Health Disparities
Health disparities are the differences in health seen in groups of people who have systematically experienced greater obstacles ... more African-Americans will unnecessarily die and racial disparities in access to health care and health status will persist ... The largest disparity in health status in the United States is between African-Americans and whites. Some argue that biological ... have died unnecessarily since the 1960s as a result of racial disparities in health status and access to health care. Racial ...
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*  Inequalities in the use of health services between immigrants and the native population in Spain: what is driving the...
... a growing body of literature has drawn attention to analysing the differences in health and health resource utilisation of ... Our findings show that unexplained factors associated to immigrant status determine to a great extent disparities in the ... Hernández-Quevedo, C., Jiménez-Rubio, D.: A comparison of the health status and health care utilisation patterns between ... Jones, A.M.: Health econometrics. In: Culyer, A.J., Newhouse, J.P. (eds.) Handbook of health economics. Elsevier North Holland ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10198-010-0220-z
*  Social Determinants of Black-White Disparities in Breast Cancer Mortality: A Review | Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers &...
Health status of illiterate adults: relation between literacy and health status among persons with low literacy skills. J Am ... Greater understanding of the impact of cultural barriers on breast cancer-related behaviors and outcomes will enable health ... socioeconomic status such as health care literacy, access to and availability of health care, type of health insurance coverage ... Poverty seems to be the primary social factor underlying health disparities (43). Low socioeconomic status is linked to ...
  http://cebp.aacrjournals.org/content/17/11/2913.full
*  Bioarchaeology - Wikipedia
Higher rates of cribia orbitalia among females may indicate lesser health status, or greater survival of young females with ... and that this disparity increases as societies become more unequal. Some status differences in society do not necessarily mean ... Powell, M.L. Status and Health in Prehistory: A Case Study of the Moundville Chiefdom. Washington, DC: Smithson Inst., 1988. ... Dental hypoplasias provide an indicator of health status during the time in childhood when the enamel of the tooth crown is ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bioarchaeology
*  Tithing programs: pathways for enhancing and improving the health status of the underprivileged | BMC Health Services Research ...
... effort realized by Willis-Knighton Health System's tithing program offers great potential for reducing healthcare disparities, ... Evaluating strategies for reducing health disparities by addressing the social determinants of health. Health Aff. 2016;35(8): ... Am J Public Health. 2015;105(S5):S668-75.Google Scholar. *. Barr DA. Health disparities in the United States: social class, ... It is widely acknowledged in the health sciences literature that one's health status is influenced by more than access to and ...
  https://bmchealthservres.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12913-017-2753-7
*  A new report: Reducing Health Disparities by Poverty Status - Alliance Medical Ministry
... we are addressing the health disparities and improving the health of those with the greatest needs in Wake County. ... 5.1%) (Data from the National Health Interview Survey). *The poor were more than nine times more likely than those in middle ... A limited supply of health care providers presents further impediments to access for many low-income urban and rural poor ... Friends, Alliance is caring for the uninsured with comprehensive health care in a way that has produced proven results and ...
  http://www.alliancemedicalministry.org/amm-now/2015/10/26/a-new-report-reducing-health-disparities-by-poverty-status
*  Low health literacy and health outcomes: an updated systematic review. - PubMed - NCBI
... poorer overall health status and higher mortality rates. Poor health literacy partially explains racial disparities in some ... Low health literacy was consistently associated with more hospitalizations; greater use of emergency care; lower receipt of ... Low health literacy is associated with poorer health outcomes and poorer use of health care services. ... Low health literacy. [Ann Intern Med. 2011]. *Testing rules of thumb and the science of health literacy. [Ann Intern Med. 2011] ...
  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21768583?access_num=21768583&link_type=MED&dopt=Abstract
*  The Current State of Health Care for People with Disabilities | NCD.gov
... health care, health status, and health disparities for people with disabilities. These include the National Center for Health ... Deaf women of color appear to experience the greatest health disparities and difficulty accessing appropriate health care. They ... b. Health Status and Health Experiences. According to health experts, research about the health status, health behaviors, risk ... 2. Health Disparity, Health Inequality, and Health Inequity. The phrase "health disparity" is widely used in the articulation ...
  https://www.ncd.gov/publications/2009/Sept302009
*  India: married as children - Global Post - Durham University
However, despite improvements among some segments of the population, there are great disparities within the country. Factors ... and geographic region reflect the nation's socio-economic diversity and lead to differences in the status of maternal health.. ... Hasina says she has a government-sponsored community health volunteer, called an Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA), but ... She also does not want to go to a health center because she does not want to be seen naked by male doctors, she says.. And ...
  https://www.dur.ac.uk/asian.infertilities/news/?itemno=10185
*  Study questions quality of US health data | EurekAlert! Science News
... information statistically reflective of disparities in illness severity and socio-economic status among patients treated across ... "Failure to measure and accurately track patient outcomes remains one of the greatest problems in modern health care, curtailing ... Study questions quality of US health data. Johns Hopkins Medicine. Journal. Journal for Healthcare Quality. Keywords. *HEALTH ... More in Medicine & Health. * First global estimate finds 1.8 million young people develop TB every year European Lung ...
  https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2015-04/jhm-sqq043015.php
*  Low health literacy and health outcomes: An updated systematic review | RTI
... which puts them at greater risk for poorer access to care and poorer health outcomes. Purpose: To update a 2004 systematic ... review and determine whether low health literacy is related to poorer use of health care, outcomes, costs, and disparities in ... poorer overall health status and higher mortality rates. Poor health literacy partially explains racial disparities in some ... Conclusion: Low health literacy is associated with poorer health outcomes and poorer use of health care services. ...
  https://www.rti.org/publication/low-health-literacy-and-health-outcomes-updated-systematic-review
*  Socioeconomic Status, Smoke Exposure, and Health Outcomes in Young Children With Cystic Fibrosis | Articles | Pediatrics
Disparities in health outcomes due to socioeconomic status (SES) are well recognized in many chronic diseases of childhood, ... Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, VT, Thomas Lahiri, MD and Rose Bergeron; Cohen Children's Hospital, Great Neck, NY, ... U.S. disparities in health: descriptions, causes, and mechanisms. Annu Rev Public Health. 2008;29:235-252pmid:18031225. ... and health access.25,28,42 Income, education level, and health insurance status as markers of SES reflect different aspects of ...
  http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/139/2/e20162730
*  Urban health indicators and indices-current status | BMC Public Health | Full Text
... with a concomitant deficiency in tools for public health workers to assess the status of local health and health disparities. ... The burden is estimated to be even greater-34 %--in children under 15 years of age, and to be of far greater consequence in ... Looking ahead-geospatial measurement of health and health disparity. A complementary approach to the assessment of health ... the UHI permits construction of a variety of composite indices related to urban health, urban health disparities, and health ...
  https://bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12889-015-1827-x
*  The Introduction Of PSA Testing Has Increased Prostate Cancer Survival Rates - Redorbit
We hypothesize that this improvement is based on greater awareness of prostate cancer and improved health seeking behavior in ... "A greater effort is needed to eliminate disparities in prostate cancer," he says. ... "When we evaluated ZIP code summary information regarding income and education, there was no shift in socioeconomic status over ... Of note is the resolution of disparity in survival between the races found in earlier studies," says lead investigator Ian M. ...
  http://www.redorbit.com/news/health/1112681164/the-introduction-of-psa-testing-has-increased-prostate-cancer-survival-rates/
*  Center for Reducing Health Disparities Resource List | UC Davis CTSC
Although white versus nonwhite disparities in up-to-date status via colonoscopy widened, this was counterbalanced by narrowing ... The object of this study was to assess whether there is greater colonoscopy use among white as compared with nonwhite Medicare ... white versus nonwhite disparities in up-to-date status via fecal occult blood test and sigmoidoscopy. ... There is also limited or no access to mental health care and other social services due to a variety of barriers. Social ...
  http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/ctsc/area/engagement/ucdresearch.html
*  Federal Register :: Native American Research Centers for Health (NARCH) Grants
Health disparities of AI/ANs may also reflect a lack of in-depth research relevant to improving their health status. Many AI/ ... Reducing health disparities among AI/AN communities and individuals may be fostered by greater understanding of how to enhance ... The focus of NIDCR's health disparities research is on improving oral health status and quality of life by understanding and ... and to reduce the disparities among and within Areas and Tribes. Factors known to contribute to health status and disparities ...
  https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2008/01/24/08-243/native-american-research-centers-for-health-narch-grants
*  Tracking Report No. 1
Disparities in delayed care were not as great, but people with health problems were still more likely to delay care than ... Health Status Matters. eople who reported fair or poor health remained almost three times as likely not to get needed care as ... Greater difficulty getting medical care among people with health problems reflects in large part their greater need for care ... and physicians are testing greater bargaining clout with health plans, with some providers dropping out of health plan networks ...
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