Health and Wellness Journal

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Photovoice as a Participatory Assessment Approach for Examining Disparities in Obesity for African American Teen Girls

A community-based, participatory, photovoice assessment of positive and negative factors affecting obesity was conducted with African American female high school students in urban Michigan.

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Published Online: September 29, 2016

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Promoting Health Communication and Empowerment: Intervention Towards Malaria Mosquito Control

This study tests a health empowerment model to prevent and treat malaria in the Philippines. The model is applied among a group of farmers whose community is malaria infected.

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Published Online: September 27, 2016

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Impact of a Weight Loss Wellness Coaching Program on Bariatric Surgery Participants

This study determines the impact of a pre-bariatric surgery wellness coaching program on health behaviors and quality of life.

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Published Online: September 27, 2016

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Health Supportive Behavior in Adults: Prevention in Dental Care and Its Correlates

This research maps behavioral components related to dental health in adults and links them to selected personality traits and other aspects of health related behavior.

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Published Online: August 26, 2016

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Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Diagnostic, and Statistical Manual-5 Symptom Requirements, and Interrater Reliability

Using a meta-theoretical/meta-methodological approach, the present study identified common symptom requirements in the DSM-5 to differentiate adult and child diagnoses at the Adult and Child/Pediatric DSM-5 Field Trial Sites.

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Published Online: August 19, 2016

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The Social Determinants of Health: Do They Apply to Caregivers?

Gender, social class and age are examined as social determinants of health (four quality of life indicators) among caregivers to older adults with dementia.

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Published Online: August 19, 2016

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Academic and Industry Collaboration: A Nutrition-related Worksite Wellness Program

Collaboration between a university dietetics program and factory indicated a nutrition-related worksite wellness program utilizing undergraduate dietetics students and faculty can positively impact dietary, biochemical and anthropometric measures of participants.

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Published Online: August 15, 2016

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A Comparison Study of Psychiatric Symptoms Endorsed by Ethnically Diverse College Students in a Medical as Opposed to Mental Health Setting

This study compares medical and mental health clients on a psychiatric symptoms’ checklist at a college health center. Results showed that 25.9% of medical clients were experiencing psychiatric symptoms.

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Published Online: June 13, 2016

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Parental Effects on Young Adult Women’s Health Behaviors

This study, by utilizing structural equation modeling, examined directional and relative effects of parental behaviors on college-aged daughters’ health-related behaviors, weight status, and self-esteem.

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What Influences Independent, Young Adults' Food Choices?

This research aims to look deeper into first year tertiary students circumstances to explore lifelong influences such as family background and new, immediate influences such as living conditions.

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Published Online: May 20, 2016

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