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Vaccination, Mandatory

Katie Attwell

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2021-08-25

Mandatory VaccinationIntroductionAcross the world, mass vaccination programs run by governments or third-sector organizations have saved countless liv...

Vaccine Hesitancy

Eve Dubé, Noni MacDonald

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2017-08-23

Vaccine HesitancyIntroductionVaccines are one of the greatest public health achievements. It is estimated that vaccination programs prevents 2–3 milli...


Brad Black

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2021-07-28

VermiculiteIntroductionThis series of articles should provide ample background to the story of vermiculite. It has served as a valuable commercial pro...

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,...


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 DiseaseIntroductionContamination of water reserves by biological, chemical, and radiologic agents affects the health o...

Weight Management in US Occupational Settings

Mark Wilson, Heather Padilla

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Weight Management in US Occupational SettingsIntroductionWorkplaces offer a unique opportunity to promote health behavior change and the adoption of h...

Welfare States, Public Health and Health Inequalities

Toba Bryant, Dennis Raphael

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

Welfare States, Public Health and Health InequalitiesIntroductionHealth inequalities are observable differences in health outcomes between socioeconom...


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...

World Health Organization (WHO)

Kelley Lee, Jennifer Fang

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

World Health Organization (WHO)IntroductionThe World Health Organization (WHO) was established in 1948 as the United Nations (UN) specialized agency f...

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