Prevalence and factors associated with triple burden of malnutrition among mother-child pairs in India: a study based on National Family Health Survey 2015 –16
Malnutrition in mothers as well as in children is a significant public health challenge in most of the developing countries. The triple burden of malnutrition is a relatively new issue on the horizon of health... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Pradeep Kumar, Shekhar Chauhan, Ratna Patel, Shobhit Srivastava and Dhananjay W. Bansod Tags: Research article Source Type: research

How can wellbeing at work and sustainable employability of gifted workers be enhanced? A qualitative study from a capability approach perspective
Being gifted with a very high IQ (> 98 percentile) can provide an advantage in the occupational context but can also come with its` own specific challenges. Where some studies found higher than average levels ... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Patricia A.J. van Casteren, Jan Meerman, Evelien P.M. Brouwers, Arno van Dam and Jac J.L. van der Klink Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Use of masks in public places in Poland during SARS-Cov-2 epidemic: a covert observational study
Face masks have been employed in the COVID-19 pandemic plans as a public and personal health control measure against the spread of SARS-CoV-2. In Poland, obligatory wearing of masks in public spaces was introd... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Maria Ganczak, Oskar Pasek, Łukasz Duda – Duma, Dawid Świstara and Marcin Korzeń Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Hepatitis B prevalence and incidence in the fishing communities of Lake Victoria, Uganda: a retrospective cohort study
Hepatitis B is a serious potentially fatal hepatocellular disease caused by the hepatitis B virus. In the fishing communities of Lake Victoria Uganda, the hepatitis B virus infection burden is largely unknown.... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Paul Kato Kitandwe, Enoch Muyanja, Teddy Nakaweesa, Annet Nanvubya, Ali Ssetaala, Juliet Mpendo, Brenda Okech, Bernard S. Bagaya, Noah Kiwanuka and Matt A. Price Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Testosterone and occupational burnout in professional male firefighters
Very little is known about the biologic predictors of the occupational burnout in firefighters. The aim of this study was to characterize testosterone profile of active firefighters and quantify its associatio... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Denis Vinnikov, Zhanna Romanova, Gulnara Kapanova, Aizhan Raushanova, Sundetgali Kalmakhanov and Alexander Zhigalin Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Neonatal mortality burden and trends in UNHCR refugee camps, 2006 –2017: a retrospective analysis
More than 100 million people were forcibly displaced over the last decade, including millions of refugees displaced across international borders. Although refugee health and well-being has gained increasing at... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Hannah Tappis, Marwa Ramadan, Josep Vargas, Vincent Kahi, Heiko Hering, Catrin Schulte-Hillen and Paul Spiegel Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A qualitative study on mixed experiences of discrimination and healthcare access among HIV-positive immigrants in Spain
Immigrants are disproportionally impacted by HIV infection in Europe and in Spain. Immigrants are also identified as a vulnerable population during economic crises. Various socioeconomic barriers hinder HIV-po... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Megi Gogishvili, Karen R. Fl órez, Sergio A. Costa and Terry T.-K. Huang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Training may enhance early childhood educators ’ self-efficacy to lead physical activity in childcare
Early childhood educators (ECEs) play a critical role in promoting physical activity (PA) among preschoolers in childcare; thus, PA-related training for ECEs is essential. The Supporting PA in the Childcare En... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Brianne A. Bruijns, Andrew M. Johnson, Jennifer D. Irwin, Shauna M. Burke, Molly Driediger, Leigh M. Vanderloo and Patricia Tucker Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Spatial distribution and determinants of health loss from Kashin-Beck disease in Bin County, Shaanxi Province, China
Kashin-Beck disease (KBD) is one of the major endemic diseases in China, which severely impacts the physical health and life quality of people. A better understanding of the spatial distribution of the health ... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jing Wang, Xiaoya Wang, Hairong Li, Linsheng Yang, Yingchun Li and Chang Kong Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Evaluating the independent influence of sexual transmission on HBV infection in China: a modeling study
This study aims to estimate the independent influence of sexual transmission on HBV infection. (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Miaolei Li, Jian Zu, Mingwang Shen, Guihua Zhuang, Siyuan Chen, Fuzhen Wang, Hui Zheng and Guomin Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Late initiation of antiretroviral therapy: inequalities by educational level despite universal access to care and treatment
Late antiretroviral treatment initiation for HIV disease worsens health outcomes and contributes to ongoing transmission. We investigated whether socioeconomic inequalities exist in access to treatment in a se... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Amanda Rodrigues, Claudio J. Struchiner, Lara E. Coelho, Valdilea G. Veloso, Beatriz Grinsztejn and Paula M. Luz Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Geostatistical modeling of malaria prevalence among under-five children in Rwanda
Malaria has continued to be a life-threatening disease among under-five children in sub-Saharan Africa. Recent data indicate rising cases in Rwanda after some years of decline. We aimed at estimating the spati... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jean Damascene Nzabakiriraho and Ezra Gayawan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Motivations to exercise in young men following a residential weight loss programme conducted in National Service - a mixed methods study
Physical activity is a critical component of lifestyle interventions to reduce body weight and maintain weight loss. The goal of this study was to examine the motivations to exercise in young men following a 5... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alexander Wilhelm Gorny, Mui Cheng Low, Andrew Arjun Sayampanathan, Farah Shiraz and Falk M üller-Riemenschneider Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Female breast cancer in New South Wales, Australia, by country of birth: implications for health-service delivery
NSW has a multicultural population with increasing migration from South East Asia, the Western Pacific and Eastern Mediterranean. (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: David Roder, George W. Zhao, Sheetal Challam, Alana Little, Elisabeth Elder, Gordana Kostadinovska, Lisa Woodland and David Currow Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Understanding HIV and associated risk factors among religious groups in Zimbabwe
This study compares ... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Munyaradzi Mapingure, Zindoga Mukandavire, Innocent Chingombe, Diego Cuadros, Farirai Mutenherwa, Owen Mugurungi and Godfrey Musuka Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Evaluating the effect of infographics on public recall, sentiment and willingness to use face masks during the COVID-19 pandemic: a randomised internet-based questionnaire study
The use of face masks remains contentious, with international variation in practice. Their prevalence in the UK, is likely to increase due to new legislation. Clear information regarding the appropriate use of... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Mark Egan, Amish Acharya, Viknesh Sounderajah, Yihan Xu, Abigail Mottershaw, Rosie Phillips, Hutan Ashrafian and Ara Darzi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on perinatal mental health (Riseup-PPD-COVID-19): protocol for an international prospective cohort study
Corona Virus Disease 19 (COVID-19) is a new pandemic, declared a public health emergency by the World Health Organization, which could have negative consequences for pregnant and postpartum women. The scarce e... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emma Motrico, Rena Bina, Sara Dom ínguez-Salas, Vera Mateus, Yolanda Contreras-García, Mercedes Carrasco-Portiño, Erilda Ajaz, Gisele Apter, Andri Christoforou, Pelin Dikmen-Yildiz, Ethel Felice, Camellia Hancheva, Eleni Vousoura, Claire A Wilson, Rach Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Poor linkage to care for HIV-positive OVC with disabled caregivers: a longitudinal study in Tanzania
Despite extensive efforts to scale up counseling and testing services and care and treatment clinics (CTCs) in Tanzania, linkage between points of diagnosis and CTCs remains low. Studies have looked at barrier... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Shraddha Bajaria, Amon Exavery, Noreen Toroka and Ramadhani Abdul Tags: Research article Source Type: research

An analysis of predictors for heavy alcohol drinking using nationally representative survey data in Japan
This study investigated the effects of the predictors of heavy ... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tasuku Okui Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Knowledge and experience of cancer prevention and screening among Gypsies, Roma and Travellers: a participatory qualitative study
The incidence of cancer is increasing worldwide, which has led to greater public health focus on primary prevention. Ethnic minorities have lower awareness of cancer risk factors and services, and are at great... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Louise Condon, Jolana Curejova, Donna Leeanne Morgan, Glenn Miles and Deborah Fenlon Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Key stakeholder perspectives on the development and real-world implementation of a home-based physical activity program for mothers at risk of postnatal depression: a qualitative study
Physical activity (PA) is a modifiable risk factor for postnatal depression (PND) and programs are needed to enhance PA amongst women at risk of PND. Key stakeholder involvement in informing development and im... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Megan Teychenne, Maria Apostolopoulos, Kylie Ball, Ellinor K. Olander, Rachelle S. Opie, Simon Rosenbaum and Rachel Laws Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Evidence use in E-cigarettes debates: scientific showdowns in a ‘wild west’ of research
Against a backdrop of declining tobacco use, e-cigarette markets are growing. The UK now has a higher percentage of e-cigarette users than any other European country. These developments have prompted fierce di... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Katherine E. Smith, Theresa Ikegwuonu, Heide Weishaar and Shona Hilton Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Enhanced passive safety surveillance of the quadrivalent inactivated split-virion influenza vaccine (IIV4) in Finland during the 2019/20 influenza season
The Enhanced Passive Safety Surveillance is a requirement of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for seasonal influenza vaccines, aiming to rapidly detect any significant change in frequency or severity of exp... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Anne-Laure Chabanon, Sophie Wague, Annick Moureau, Markku Nissila and Laurence Serradell Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Factors associated with non-adherence to social distancing rules during the COVID-19 pandemic: a logistic regression analysis
On March 23, 2020, the government of the United Kingdom told the British people to stay home, an unprecedented request designed to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus and stop the National Health Service fr... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Stephen Hills and Yolanda Eraso Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The acceptability and feasibility of a pilot study examining the impact of a mobile technology-based intervention informed by behavioral economics to improve HIV knowledge and testing frequency among Latinx sexual minority men and transgender women
We developed a novel intervention that uses behavioral economics incentives and mobile-health text messages to increase HIV knowledge and testing frequency among Latinx sexual minority men and Latinx transgend... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sarah MacCarthy, Alexandra Mendoza-Graf, Zachary Wagner, Joanna L. Barreras, Alice Kim, Rebecca Giguere, Alex Carballo-Dieguez and Sebastian Linnemayr Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The relationship between disability and parental status: a register study of the 1968 to 1970 birth cohorts
Having children is a major life course event yet some disabilities could make it biologically challenging and some others could limit access to necessary socioeconomic resources. To date, there is relatively l... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Fredinah Namatovu, Erling H äggström Lundevaller and Lotta Vikström Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Concurrent and discriminant validity of ActiGraph waist and wrist cut-points to measure sedentary behaviour, activity level, and posture in office work
Sedentary Behaviour (SB) gets an increasing attention from ergonomics and public health due to its associated detrimental health effects. A large number of studies record SB with ActiGraph counts-per-minute cu... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Roman P. Kuster, Maria Hagstr ömer, Daniel Baumgartner and Wilhelmus J. A. Grooten Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Mix of destinations and sedentary behavior among Brazilian adults: a cross-sectional study
Sedentary behavior is influenced by contextual, social, and individual factors, including the built environment. However, associations between the built environment and sitting time have not been extensively i... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alex Antonio Florindo, Gavin Turrell, Leandro Martin Totaro Garcia, Jo ão Paulo dos Anjos Souza Barbosa, Michele Santos Cruz, Marcelo Antunes Failla, Breno Souza de Aguiar, Ligia Vizeu Barrozo and Moises Goldbaum Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Psychological impact of the state of emergency over COVID-19 for non-permanent workers: a Nationwide follow-up study in Japan
The outbreak of COVID-19 has caused mental health problems and increased unemployment due to the economic recession. This survey aimed to assess the psychological impact of the state of emergency. We estimated... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Shota Saito, Huyen Thi Thanh Tran, Ruan Qi, Kenji Suzuki, Toru Takiguchi, Kazuo Ishigami, Shinichi Noto, Sachiko Ohde and Osamu Takahashi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The association between sleep duration and excess body weight of the American adult population: a cross-sectional study of the national health and nutrition examination survey 2015 –2016
We intend to explore whether sleep duration is associated with overweight and obesity among the adult American population. Furthermore, we stratified the study population by age and sex in the subgroup analysi... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Qing Li Tags: Research article Source Type: research

What do primary care staff know and do about blood borne virus testing and care for migrant patients? A national survey
UK migrants born in intermediate to high prevalence areas for blood borne viruses (BBV) including hepatitis B, hepatitis C and HIV are at increased risk of these infections. National guidance from Public Healt... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Rachel Roche, Ruth Simmons, Alison F. Crawshaw, Pip Fisher, Manish Pareek, Will Morton, Theresa Shryane, Kristina Poole, Arpana Verma, Ines Campos-Matos and Sema Mandal Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Correction to: Patient acceptability of targeted risk-based detection of non-communicable diseases in a dental and pharmacy setting
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Zehra Yonel, Asma Yahyouche, Zahra Jalal, Alistair James, Thomas Dietrich and Iain L. C. Chapple Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Changes over 15  years in the contribution of adiposity and smoking to deaths in England and Scotland
For many years smoking has been the major threat to public health in developed countries. However, smoking prevalence has declined over a period when adiposity has increased. The aim of this study was to deter... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Frederick K. Ho, Carlos Celis-Morales, Fanny Petermann-Rocha, Solange Liliana Parra-Soto, James Lewsey, Daniel Mackay and Jill P. Pell Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prevalence and determinants of violence against health care in the metropolitan city of Peshawar: a cross sectional study
Violence against healthcare personnel is a major public health problem. Healthcare personnel are at the frontline dealing with people in stressful and unpredictable situations. Therefore, this study was conduc... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Muhammad Naseem Khan, Zia Ul Haq, Mirwais Khan, Sadia Wali, Faryal Baddia, Shaista Rasul, Salman Khan, Maciej Polkowski and Jessica Yohana Ramirez-Mendoza Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prevalence of exhaustion symptoms and associations with school level, length of work experience and gender: a nationwide cross-sectional study of Swedish principals
While poor mental health and psychiatric disorders attributed to stressful work conditions are a public health concern in many countries, the health consequences of the occupational stress experienced by schoo... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Roger Persson, Ulf Leo, Inger Arvidsson, Carita H åkansson, Kerstin Nilsson and Kai Österberg Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Impulsivity mediates the association between parenting styles and self-harm in Chinese adolescents
This study primarily aimed to evaluate the poten... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Hailiang Ran, Die Fang, Ahouanse Roland Donald, Rui Wang, Yusan Che, Xingting He, Tianlan Wang, Xiufeng Xu, Jin Lu and Yuanyuan Xiao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Family income and health in Canada: a longitudinal study of stability and change
Extensive research has shown strong associations between income and health. However, the health effects of income dynamics over time are less known. We investigated how stability, volatility and trajectory in ... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Adam Vanzella-Yang and Gerry Veenstra Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Age- and sex-specific profiles of temporal fasting plasma glucose variability in a population undergoing routine health screening
This study aimed to explore the temporal age- and sex-specific profiles of t... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Agyei Helena Lartey, Xiaona Li, Zhongqi Li, Qun Zhang and Jianming Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prematurity and body composition at 6, 18, and 30 years of age: Pelotas (Brazil) 2004, 1993, and 1982 birth cohorts
We aimed to investigate the association between preterm birth and body composition at 6, 18, and 30  years of age using data from three population-based birth cohort studies. (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Caroline Cardozo Bortolotto, In á S. Santos, Juliana dos Santos Vaz, Alicia Matijasevich, Aluísio J. D. Barros, Fernando C. Barros, Leonardo Pozza Santos and Tiago Neuenfeld Munhoz Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Perspectives of parents of working adolescents in Ontario, Canada
More than half of adolescents have jobs in summer or sometime during the year. While employers are ultimately responsible for their safety, parents are often important in helping their children navigate the wo... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Viswanathan Shankar, Carol W. Runyan, Scott B. Harpin and John Lewko Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Retraction Note: Knowledge, attitude and practices in relation to prevention and control of schistosomiasis infection in Mwea Kirinyaga county, Kenya
This article has been retracted. Please see the Retraction Notice for more detail: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-016-3494-y. (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: J. Mwai, S. Njenga and M. Barasa Tags: Retraction Note Source Type: research

Cardiovascular disease prevalence in type 2 diabetes – an analysis of a large German statutory health insurance database
The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of cardiovascular disease in persons with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D) in Germany. (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Maximilian Gabler, Silke Geier, Lukas Mayerhoff and Wolfgang Rathmann Tags: Research article Source Type: research

An assessment of nutrition information on front of pack labels and healthiness of foods in the United Kingdom retail market
Front of pack nutrition labelling is part of United Kingdom government ’s programme of activities aiming to tackle diet-related diseases. There are several front of pack labelling formats available and they dif... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: D. A. Ogundijo, A. A. Tas and B. A. Onarinde Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Is there a health inequality in gambling related harms? A systematic review
Here we present a systematic review of the existing research into gambling harms, in order to determine whether there are differences in the presentation of these across demographic groups such as age, gender,... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jodie N. Raybould, Michael Larkin and Richard J. Tunney Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Are park availability and satisfaction with neighbourhood parks associated with physical activity and time spent outdoors?
There is substantial scope for enhancing population health through increased park visits and active use of parks; however, a better understanding of factors that influence park visitation is needed. This cross... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jenny Veitch, Laura Rodwell, Gavin Abbott, Alison Carver, Elliott Flowers and David Crawford Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Associations between insurance-related affordable care act policy changes with HPV vaccine completion
Although all 11- or 12-year-olds in the US were recommended to receive a 3-dose series of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine within a 12-month period prior to 2016, rates of completion of the HPV vaccine s... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Summer Sherburne Hawkins, Krisztina Horvath, Jessica Cohen, Lydia E. Pace and Christopher F. Baum Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Polytobacco product use among current cigarette smokers in Hong Kong, China: results from population surveys (2015 –17)
Polytobacco product use is increasingly popular, but little is known about the prevalence, trend, and factors of such use particularly in non-western countries. (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: S. L. Chau, M. P. Wang, Y. Wu, D. Y. T. Cheung, A. Kong, V. Lai, T. H. Lam and S. Y. Ho Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Study protocol: developing and evaluating an interactive web platform to teach children hunting, shooting and firearms safety: a randomized controlled trial
This study protocol describes research to develop and then conduct a randomized clinical trial to evaluate ShootSafe, a... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: David C. Schwebel, D. Leann Long, Marissa Gowey, Joan Severson, Yefei He and Katelyn Trullinger Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Assessment of dust exposure and chronic respiratory symptoms among workers in medium scale woodwork factories in Ethiopia; a cross sectional study
Wood dust in a form of inhalable particulates can penetrate the lung tissues and affect respiratory health. Woodwork factory workers are at a greater risk of developing respiratory health problems because of e... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tegegnework Yitayew Awoke, Abera Kumie Takele, Worku Tefera Mekonnen, Samson Wakuma Abaya, Yifokire Tefera Zele, Embay Amare Alemseged and Bezayit Girma Abay Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Level of food consumption score and associated factors among pregnant women at SHEGAW MOTTA hospital, Northwest Ethiopia
This study was condu... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Mehariw Birhan Ambaw, Getasew Shitaye, Mekuanint Taddele and Zewdie Aderaw Tags: Research article Source Type: research