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Unintentional Injury Prevention

David A. Sleet

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Unintentional Injury Prevention Introduction Unintentional injuries, such as falls, motor vehicle crashes, and poisoning, are a large, predicta...

Urban Health

Nicholas Freudenberg

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Urban Health Introduction In the early 21st century, city living is the norm for an ever-growing proportion of the world’s population. By 2...

Violence Prevention

Andrés Villaveces

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Violence Prevention Introduction Violence as defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) is the intentional use of physical force or power,...

War

Neil Arya, Matthew R. Anderson, Victor W. Sidel

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2014-11-25

War Introduction War has enormous and tragic impacts, both direct and indirect, on public health, with long-lasting economic, social, and heal...

Water Quality

Mark Robson

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Water Quality Introduction According to the United Nations, almost one billion or more people lack access to safe drinking water, and 40 percent ...

Water Quality and Water-Related Disease

Patricia L. Meinhardt

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Water Quality and Water-Related Disease Introduction Contamination of water reserves by biological, chemical, and radiologic agents affects th...

Weight Management in US Occupational Settings

Mark G. Wilson, Andrea M. Brace

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Weight Management in US Occupational Settings Introduction Workplaces offer a unique opportunity to promote health behavior change and the ado...

Workforce

Jean Moore

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Workforce Introduction The public health system is a complex network of organizations that works to promote, protect, and preserve the health ...

Worksite Health Promotion

Nell H. Gottlieb

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2012-07-24

Worksite Health Promotion Introduction Worksite health promotion is a relatively young field, with employee fitness programs in the United Sta...

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