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Definition of Health

Lawrence W. Green

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Definition of HealthIntroductionThe definition of health has evolved with the changing conditions of societies and with the changing technologies for ...

Dental Public Health

Alyssa Hayes, Carlos Quiñonez

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Dental Public Health Introduction Within the broader landscape of dentistry, the specialty of dental public health (DPH) has generally been de...

Design and Health

Karen K. Lee

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Design and HealthIntroductionThe design of the built environment (or human-made environment) consisting of our buildings, streets, neighborhoods, and ...

Dietary Guidelines

Kathryn M. Kolasa, Katherine Rickett

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Dietary Guidelines Introduction Dietary guidelines or recommendations are suggestions to help adults and children consume foods and beverages ...

Directions in Global Public Health Graduate Education

Erica Di Ruggiero, Danielle MacPherson, Uttam Bajwa

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2018-11-29

Directions in Global Public Health Graduate EducationIntroductionRecent decades have seen an exponential growth in global health education programs es...

Driving and Public Health

Tony Kuo

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2021-11-23

Driving and Public HealthIntroductionDistracted driving is defined in the Oxford English Dictionary as “the practice of driving a motor vehicle while ...

Ecological Approaches

Monica L. Wendel, Whitney R. Garney, Kenneth R. McLeroy

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

Ecological Approaches Introduction Social ecology provides a framework for understanding how individuals and their social environments mutuall...

Enabling Factors

Gary D. Gilmore

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Enabling Factors Introduction The concept and the implementation of enabling factors emerged from the behavioral sciences. Enabling factors ar...

Environmental Health, Pediatric

Ruth Etzel

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2021-04-21

Pediatric Environmental HealthIntroductionPediatric environmental health is the academic discipline that studies how environmental exposures in early ...

Environmental Laws

Robert Percival

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2017-08-23

Environmental LawIntroductionConcern over the effects of pollution on public health has been a major factor shaping the development of environmental l...

Environmental Protection Agency

Mark Robson

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Environmental Protection Agency Introduction The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is a federal agency of the US government with the respo...

Ethics of Public Health

David Ross Buchanan

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Ethics of Public Health Introduction Discussion of the ethics of public health today emerges from the confluence of two streams of writings. A s...

Evidence-Based Pediatric Dentistry

Donald Chi

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2019-02-27

Evidence-Based Pediatric DentistryIntroductionThe practice of evidence-based pediatric dentistry is a mindful melding of three factors: knowledge glea...

Evidence-Based Public Health Practice

Gilbert Ramirez

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Evidence-Based Public Health Practice Introduction Evidence-based public health (EBPH) practice is the informed use of evidence to guide practice...

Family Planning Services and Birth Control

Jessica Morse, Philip D. Darney

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Family Planning Services and Birth Control Introduction Family planning services and birth control are integral to how families determine the ...

Food Safety

Mark Robson

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Food Safety Introduction Food safety is a broad term that is associated with how food is grown, harvested, stored, shipped, processed, and pre...

Food Security and Food Banks

Carol Dawne Milligan

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Food Security and Food Banks Introduction Food security refers to a state in which adequate amounts of nutritious, safe, and culturally appro...

Food Systems

Jane Dixon

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2015-08-31

Food Systems Introduction The term food systems refers to the complex of institutions, actors, and actions that take place across the spheres ...

Frail Elderly

William Satariano, Marlon Maus

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Frail Elderly Introduction The frail elderly are the subject of a growing number of conferences, consensus panels, review articles, book chapt...

Functional Literacy

John P. Comings

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Functional Literacy Introduction Literacy comprises a set of skills (usually listed as phonics, decoding, fluency, vocabulary knowledge, and comprehe...

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