Body piercing and tattoos: a survey on young adults' knowledge of the risks and practices in body art

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p774
Academic Journal
The article presents a health survey conducted on examining the young adults' knowledge of the risks and practices associated with body piercing and tattoos. It mentions that an investigation was conducted among freshmen of the University of Bari in the region of Apulia, Italy. It informs that most of the freshmen knew about AIDS-related risks of body art but not other potential risks.


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