Testing a Dutch web-based tailored lifestyle programme among adults: a study protocol
- Brief interventions to change behaviour. Hayes, Sally // Practice Nurse;3/26/2010, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p20
The article discusses short interventions aimed at encouraging adult patients to make healthy behavior or lifestyle changes. Several factors affect a smoking cessation intervention, including the individual's willingness to quit. The Let's Get Moving initiative launched by the British government...
- THE IMPACT OF INCOME, EDUCATION AND HEALTH ON LIFESTYLE IN A LARGE URBAN POPULATION OF POLAND (CINDI PROGRAMME). Stelmach, Wlodzimierz; Kaczmarczyk-Chalas, Krystyna; Bielecki, Wojciech; Drygas, Wojciech // International Journal of Occupational Medicine & Environmental H;Sep2004, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p393
Objectives: The objective of our study was to examine the impact of income, education chronic diseases and self-rated health on health behavior (smoking, alcohol consumption, physical activity, diet) in a large urban population of Poland. Materials and Methods: The data were collected in...
- Influence of Cigarette Smoking on the Overall Perception of Dental Health Among Adults Aged 20-79 Years, United States, 1988-1994. Morin, Nathalie M.; Dye, Bruce A.; Hooper, Tomoko I. // Public Health Reports;Mar/Apr2005, Vol. 120 Issue 2, p124
Objective. Investigation into the relationship between lifestyle factors (particularly cigarette smoking) and perceived oral health has been limited. Data from the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III), 1988-1994, were used to explore this relationship in a large...
- Treating unhealthful behaviors. // Clinical Advisor;Nov2013, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p31
The article reports on a science advisory as of November 2013 on the need for clinicians to focus on behavior changes as much as on biomarkers in the process of improving patient health.
- Lifestyle may restrict available treatment. Pati, Anita // GP: General Practitioner;4/15/2005, p10
The article reports that older patients and those refusing to change unhealthy lifestyle habits, such as smoking, may be denied treatment if it is likely to fail and where cost is an issue. The consultation document published in April 2005, "Social Value Judgements," considers how external...
- Health Behaviors in Cancer Survivors. Mayer, Deborah K.; Terrin, Norma C.; Menon, Usha; Kreps, Gary L.; McCance, Kathy; Parsons, Susan K.; Mooney, Kathleen H. // Oncology Nursing Forum;May2007, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p643
Purpose/Objectives: To describe health behaviors of cancer survivors by cancer diagnosis and to compare them to people without a personal or family cancer history. Design: Cross-sectional secondary data analysis. Setting: A national, list-assisted telephone survey using random-digit dialing of...
- Few cancer survivors meeting lifestyle recommendations. // Hem/Onc Today;6/10/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p20
The article discusses research on the health-related quality of life among cancer survivors. It references a study published in a 2008 issue of the "Journal of Clinical Oncology." A cross-sectional survey of lifestyle behavior was conducted in a number of survivors of six types of cancer to...
- MÃ©dico: Â¡sÃ¡nate a ti mismo! Álvarez Cordero, Rafael // Revista de la Facultad de Medicina de la UNAM;Mar/Apr2013, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p3
No abstract available.
- get up and go! // Current Health 1;Sep2008, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p6
The article offers tips for a healthier lifestyle.