Exploring cross-sectional associations between common childhood illness, housing and social conditions in remote Australian Aboriginal communities
- PEDIATRIC BRIEFS. // Clinical Pediatrics;Aug1964, Vol. 3 Issue 8, special section p8
Provides supplementary information related to clinical pediatrics. Diseases designated as quarantinable by the World Health Organization; Effectiveness of Alcon-efrin 12 nose drops for babies; Issuance of grants to state and local health departments by the U.S. Public Health Service to assist...
- Clinic Attendances during the First 12 Months of Life for Aboriginal Children in Five Remote Communities of Northern Australia. Kearns, Thérèse; Clucas, Danielle; Connors, Christine; Currie, Bart J.; Carapetis, Jonathan R.; Andrews, Ross M. // PLoS ONE;Mar2013, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p1
Background: The vast majority (>75%) of Aboriginal people in the Northern Territory (NT) live in remote or very remote locations. Children in these communities have high attendance rates at local Primary Health Care (PHC) centres but there is a paucity of studies documenting the reason and...
- Ask Doctor Cory. SerVaas, Cory // Turtle;Sep/Oct2003, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p34
Addresses questions concerning child health and illness.
- Special Issue: Psychological and Behavioral Aspects of Children's Health and Illness in International Settings. // Journal of Pediatric Psychology;1998, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p277
A call on papers on the psychological and behavioral aspects of children's health and illnesses in international settings is presented.
- children's health. Cosford, Robyn // New Vegetarian & Natural Health;Summer2003/2004, p14
Focuses on nutritional, metabolic and environmental influences affecting children's health. Increase in the rates of asthma and in incidence of allergies; Evidence of an immune system shift which makes the person allergy-prone; Percentage of children who had and will suffer from otitis media;...
- Development of a curriculum on the health of Aboriginal children in Canada. Saylor, Kent // Paediatrics & Child Health (1205-7088);Aug/Sep2012, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p365
A description of a course on the health of Aboriginal children in Canada, developed by the Canadian Paediatric Society (CPS), is presented.
- Foreword. King, Jennifer // First Peoples Child & Family Review;2014, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p3
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various articles within the issue on topics including implications for mental health during pregnancy, intergenerational trauma, and cultural, mental and spiritual health of Aboriginal children.
- Report calls for government action on poverty. Petten, Cheryl // Windspeaker;Oct2007, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p11
The article discusses the problems faced by Aboriginal children in Canada that recommend resolution plan from government and society as released by the National Council of Welfare (NCW) on September 18, 2007. NCW has revealed that Aboriginal children and youth have faced chronic poverty, higher...
- Giardiasis in children living in post-earthquake camps from Armenia (Colombia). Lora-Suarez, Fabiana; Marin-Vasquez, Carolina; Loango, Nelsy; Gallego, Martha; Torres, Elizabeth; Gonzalez, Maria Mercedes; Castaño-Osorio, Jhon Carlos; Gómez-Marín, Jorge Enrique // BMC Public Health;2002, Vol. 2, p5
Background: An earthquake in the coffee growing region of Colombia on January 25, 1999 destroyed 70% of the houses in Armenia city. Transitory housing camps still remained until two years after the disaster. Parasitological studies found that, in this population, giardiasis was the most frequent...