Inherent illnesses and attacks: an ethnographic study of interpretations of childhood Acute Respiratory Infections (ARIs) in ManhiÃ§a, southern Mozambique
- An initiative to improve adherence to evidence-based guidelines in the treatment of URIs, sinusitis, and pharyngitis. Alweis, Richard; Greco, Michael; Wasser, Thomas; Wenderoth, Suzanne // Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives (JC;2014, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p1
Background: Upper respiratory infections, acute sinus infections, and sore throats are common symptoms that cause patients to seek medical care. Despite well-established treatment guidelines, studies indicate that antibiotics are prescribed far more frequently than appropriate, raising a...
- Acute Lower Respiratory Tract Infections in Soldiers, South Korea, April 2011-March 2012. Jung Yeon Heo; Ji Eun Lee; Hye Kang Kim; Kang-Won Choe // Emerging Infectious Diseases;May2014, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p875
During April 2011-March 2012, we retrospectively reviewed medical records for South Korea soldiers to assess the etiology and epidemiology of acute viral lower respiratory tract infections. Adenovirus was the most commonly identified virus (63.2%) and the most common cause of pneumonia (79.3%)...
- Get Fit! Linn, Laura // Scholastic News -- Edition 3;4/25/2005, Vol. 61 Issue 22, p2
Focuses on the health guidelines issued by the U.S. government to encourage children and adolescents to develop healthy habits and be physically fit.
- Glucocorticoid effects on statural growth. Aviolo, L.V. // Journal of the Canadian Chiropractic Association;Sep93, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p181
No abstract available.
- (HEALTH EDUCATION) $4.3M Funds Maternal, Child Health Training. // Community Health Funding Week;1/1/2010, p8
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services has allotted 4.3 million dollars for maternal and child health training.
- THE VALUE OF WELLNESS FOR KIDS. // Ardell Wellness Report;Fall2000, Issue 57, p3
Advocates the wellness programs for children.
- Tennessee Celebrates Child Health Week. // Tennessee Tribune;9/29/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 39, p4B
The article reports on Tennessee's celebration of the Child Health Week on October 3-9, 2011, with the theme "A Healthy Tennessee Begins with a Healthy Me."
- An Evaluation of an Adolescent Prenatal Education Program. Covington, Deborah L.; Peoples-Sheps, Mary D.; Buescher, Paul A.; Bennet, Trude A.; Paul, Melanie V. // American Journal of Health Behavior;Sep/Oct98, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p323
No abstract available.
- NEWS IQ. // Scholastic News -- Edition 4;5/10/2010, Vol. 72 Issue 23/24, p16
A quiz about the topics discussed in the May 10 & 17, 2010 issue of "Scholastic News" children's magazine is presented, including the Let's Move children's health promotion campaign in the U.S.