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Comparison of caffeine-induced locomotor activity between adolescent and adult rats
(Elsevier B.V., 2011-06-25)
Caffeine is the psychostimulant drug most consumed in the world. This drug is present in food, beverages and medicines marketed for individuals of all ages. In spite of this, caffeine effects on adolescents are poorly ...
Calcium intake and its relationship with risk of overweight and obesity in adolescents
(Archivos Latinoamericanos Nutricion, 2009-03-01)
Adolescents' eating habits are determined by social, psychological, economic, political, and educational influences. They tend to prefer foods with inadequate nutritional value and high fat and carbohydrate content which ...
Adolescent rats are resistant to the development of ethanol-induced chronic tolerance and ethanol-induced conditioned aversion
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2015-11)
The analysis of chronic tolerance to ethanol in adult and adolescent rats has yielded mixed results. Tolerance to some effects of ethanol has been reported in adolescents, yet other studies found adults to exhibit greater ...
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 ...
Epidemiological and clinical characteristics of injuries among adolescents attended at an emergency service in the city of Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo
(ASSOCIACAO PAULISTA MEDICINASAO PAULO, 2012)
CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVE: Injuries are an important cause of morbidity during adolescence, but can be avoided through learning about some of their characteristics. This study aimed to identify the most frequent injuries among ...
Binge ethanol intoxication heightens subsequent ethanol intake in adolescent, but not adult, rats
(John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2014-04)
A question still to be answered is whether ethanol initiation has a greater effect on ethanol consumption if it occurs during adolescence than in adulthood. This study assessed the effect of ethanol initiation during ...
Parenting styles, prosocial, and aggressive behavior: The role of emotions in offender and non-offender adolescents
(Frontiers Research Foundation, 2017-08)
The aim is to analyse the parenting styles effects (acceptance, negative control and negligence) on prosociality and aggressive behavior in adolescents through the mediator variables empathy and emotional instability, and ...
Spatial analysis of the social vulnerability of adolescent pregnancy
(CADERNOS SAUDE PUBLICARIO DE JANIERO, 2012)
The purpose of this study was to present a spatial analysis of the social vulnerability of teenage pregnancy by geoprocessing data on births and deaths present on the Brazilian Ministry of Health databases in order to ...
Gender Variation in Extracurricular Activity Participation and Perceived Life Chances in Trinidad and Tobago Adolescents
(Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, 2008)
Comparison of methods in oral health education from the perspective of adolescents.
To investigate whether teenagers' knowledge about oral health is influenced by educational methods and to verify the most effective method according to their perception. The study was performed in Araçatuba, São Paulo ...