Household item ownership and self-rated health: material and psychosocial explanations
- Let's try monetary therapy. Wassersug, Joseph D. // Medical Economics;12/2/2005, Vol. 82 Issue 23, p74
The article focuses on the monetary therapy medication for individuals experiencing with Impecuniosity Syndrome. Individuals usually experiencing this kind of personal disturbance syndrome can easily be treated using monetary therapy. This personal disturbances may be psychosomatic and caused by...
- Are you getting enough? Meade, Jeff; Gonzales, Danny // Men's Health;Aug90, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p51
Presents the needs that men have and expert advice on what to do to make sure one get's enough. Satisfaction; Sex; Relaxation; Play; Sleep; Nutrition; Respect; Exercise.
- Forced Labor in the Economic Transition. Ozernikova, T. // Problems of Economic Transition;Dec2004, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p46
The article focuses on the occurrence of forced labor in various socioeconomic systems and in different stages of social development. Historically, labor has been the primary means of survival in a hostile environment. There are two basic forms of forced labor, direct and indirect. Direct forced...
- URBAN LABOR MARKETS AND INDIVIDUAL TRANSITIONS OUT OF POVERTY. Iceland, John // Demography;Aug97, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p429
This article presents information about a study which was conducted to examine the importance of structural factors in influencing the economic well-being of individuals struggling to attain basic needs. The four contextual characteristics of individual poverty considered in this study were...
- Health Needs of HIV-Infected Women in the United States: Insights from The Women Living Positive Survey. Squires, Kathleen E.; Hodder, Sally L.; Feinberg, Judith; Bridge, Dawn Averitt; Abrams, Staats; Storfer, Stephen P.; Aberg, Judith A. // AIDS Patient Care & STDs;May2011, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p279
The objective of this study was to describe attitudes, opinions, and perceived health needs of HIV-infected women in the United States. In this cross-sectional study, women were invited to participate in the Women Living Positive survey, a structured interview instrument with 45 questions....
- Community rotating savings and credit associations as an agent of well-being: a case study from northern Rwanda. Benda, Cecilia // Community Development Journal;Apr2013, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p232
This paper examines the potential of rotating savings and credit associations (RoSCAs) as agents of pro-poor community development and well-being in rural northern Rwanda, the area most severely disrupted during and since the civil war and genocide in the 1990s. The economic gains of membership,...
- Socioeconomic inequalities in health status in Korea. Kyunghee Jung-Choi; Yu-Mi Kim // Journal of the Korean Medical Association / Taehan Uisa Hyophoe ;Mar2013, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p167
Both social interest in and studies of socioeconomic inequalities in health have increased in recent years. This article presents the current state of socioeconomic inequalities in health status in Korea, based on recent research.Socioeconomic inequalities in health status have been consistently...
- ERRATA. // Revista CiÃªncia & SaÃºde Coletiva;sep2013, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p2785
No abstract available.
- Lots of planets have a North . . . Milne, Eugene; Schrecker, Ted // Journal of Public Health;Jun2014, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p181
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses the health divide of North and South sides of England.