Awareness of health risks related to body art practices among youth in Naples, Italy: a descriptive convenience sample study
- Think before you ink. Gard, Carolyn // Current Health 2;Feb99, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p24
Focuses on issues to consider for teenagers before getting a body part pierced or getting a tattoo. Process of getting a body part pierced; Problems that can arise from piercing; Common reasons for getting tattoos; Process of removing a tattoo. INSET: Body Art Without the Pain.
- Getting the facts about body piercing. Sharp, Katie // Current Health 2;Feb96, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p30
Focuses on the health concerns about body piercing and tattooing. Risk of transmitting diseases through body piercing; Importance of caring for pierced ears; Minimizing complications of wearing earrings; Possible spread of hepatitis B and HIV through tattooing.
- WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT TATTOOING AND BODY PIERCING. Abramovitz, Melissa // Current Health 2;Apr/May2003, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p15
Discusses the health risks of body piercing and tattooing among teenagers.
- Tattoos and Body Piercing Health Risks. // National Women's Health Report;Aug2002, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p5
Presents a study on the health risks associated with tattoos and body piercing. Risk of choking and uncontrollable bleeding with tongue piercing; Details on allergic reactions and sexually transmitted disease infections caused by tattoos; Information on months of pain and discomfort in tattooing.
- Body art: How to ensure that tattoos and piercings don't spark worker lawsuits. // Legal Alert for Supervisors;1/18/2013, Vol. 8 Issue 184, p3
The article discusses the rights of employers and employees when it comes to body art.
- Body Art -- or Body Mutilation? Drevitch, Gary // Scholastic Choices;Feb2001, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p6
Presents a guideline to tattooing and body piercing.
- Tattoos, Body Art And Piercing. // Parks & Recreation;Feb2003, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p81
Stresses that safety for the participant and employees is the number one concern regarding tattoos, body art and piercing. Percentage of respondents in a Vault survey who said that visible tattoo or body piercing would have no effect on their opinion of the employee; Percentage of U.S....
- LEGAL Q&A. // Children & Young People Now;1/8/2013, p28
The article answers a question on whether it is legal for a child in Great Britain to get a tattoo or body piercing.
- Flesh for the pagan fantasy. Sheremata, Davis // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;07/14/97, Vol. 24 Issue 31, p26
Discusses tattoos and body piercing as art. Comments from the owner of Bear's Skin Art Tattoo and Piercing Studio in Edmonton; A show of tattoo artwork unveiled by the Edmonton Art Gallery; Business aspects of body piercing and tattoo parlors.