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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 current state of play of research on the social, political and legal dimensions of HIV
(Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública, 2015)
This paper offers a critical overview of social science research presented at the 2014 International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia. In an era of major biomedical advance, the political nature of HIV remains of ...
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, ...
SUS users' knowledge of and attitude to HPV virus and vaccines available in Brazil
(Revista De Saude PublicaSao PauloBrasil, 2014)
Health-system reform and universal health coverage in Latin America
Starting in the late 1980s, many Latin American countries began social sector reforms to alleviate poverty, reduce socioeconomic inequalities, improve health outcomes, and provide financial risk protection. In particular, ...
PUBLIC HEALTH ETHICS: TRADITION, PROFESSION, AND VALUES
(Centro Interdisciplinario de Estudios en Bioética, Universidad de Chile, 2003)