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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...

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 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...

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...

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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