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Sharing Histories-a transformative learning/teaching method to empower community health workers to support health behavior change of mothers
BACKGROUND: One of the keys to improving health globally is promoting mothers' adoption of healthy home practices for improved nutrition and illness prevention in the first 1000 days of life from conception. Customarily, ...
Social disparity and oral health
There is a clear reported association between social disparity and oral health, for example, between dental caries and malnutrition in children. This fact is detected in several studies, and also found amongst the Brazilian ...
The Brazilian National Health Agency and the Mental Health Policy in the Context of the Private Health System: developments and challenges
(UNIV SAO PAULO, FAC SAUDE PUBLICASAO PAULO, 2012)
This work analyses the mental health policy-making activity of the Brazilian National Health Agency (ANS), responsible for controlling health insurance companies. Three points are discussed: a) the framework of an economic ...
Friere`s Dialogic Concept Enables Family Health Program Teams to Incorporate Health Promotion
Objective The study analyzes the possibility of incorporating health promotion measures into the work processes of Family Health Program teams at a primary health care clinic in Brazil. Design and Sample We used the ...
Barriers to interventions aimed at promoting the health of health care workers in Brazil
(PAN AMER HEALTH ORGANIZATION, 2009)
Objective. To search the literature for circumstances that impede injury and disease prevention and other activities intended to improve the health of the health care worker. Methods. The SciELO database was searched for ...