For doctors, silence is not golden
- Healthy eating. Abbott, Shirley // Glamour;Nov93, Vol. 91 Issue 11, p254
Presents results of a health survey focusing on woman's weight and dieting, food fears and secrets and how to make healthy eating easier and more pleasurable. Satisfaction of respondents about their bodies; Healthy eating habits; Elimination of crash dieting as an option; Popularity of exercise...
- When a fatal disease doesn't get its due. Dolliver, Mark // Adweek Western Edition;03/17/97, Vol. 47 Issue 11, p26
Highlights a survey by `Prevention' magazine on adult women's health concerns. Diseases with a top-of-mind status among the respondents; Likelihood of women to suffer from a heart attack; Factors behind the fact that women are not eating low-fat diets.
- America's Obesity Rate at a 10-Year Plateau, Study Finds. Kufahl, Pamela // Club Industry;Feb2010, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p20
The article reports on the study regarding obesity in the U.S. It is said that the obesity rate in the U.S. has remained steady for the last 10 years. It is noted that for 2007-2008 the obesity rate was for men 33.8 percent and women 35.5 percent. It is cited that the study is based on the...
- The common cold wins a popularity contest of sorts. // Adweek Eastern Edition;3/8/1999, Vol. 40 Issue 10, p21
Focuses on the result of a survey made by periodical `Good Housekeeping' on the health concerns of American women with regards to themselves and their families as of March 8, 1999. Concern on family members with coughs, colds and the flu; Weight loss as the primary worry of respondents; Cancer...
- Marketers no longer need to tiptoe. // Chain Drug Review;7/72014, Vol. 36 Issue 11, p44
The article reports that according to a survey conducted by Combe Inc.'s Vagisil Women's Health Center, about 43 percent of women in the U.S. are comfortable discussing their personal issues.
- Survey Finds Appearance, More Than Health, Motivates Women To Prevent Health Problems. GROSSMAN, ANDREA; FRIED, LISA I. // Drug Store News;10/19/98, Vol. 20 Issue 17, p6
Presents the findings of the women's health survey in the United States initiated by Eckerd and `Glamour' magazine. Health practices of women to prevent health problems; Concern on diet control; Reasons for maintaining healthy.
- Women find barriers to care. // Marketing Health Services;Spring2002, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p4
This article looks at the results of a national survey of African-American, Hispanic and Caucasian women on the difficulties women face when seeking gynecologic health care. 55% of all women surveyed claim that their care has been interfered with by barriers such as cost, cultural differences,...
- Dealing with a weighty issue. LOCKWOOD, CHARLES J. // Contemporary OB/GYN;Aug2009, Vol. 54 Issue 8, p10
The author comments on the obesity epidemic in the U.S. He mentions that a 2002 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey revealed that more adult women are obese than men in the country, with ethnicity/race considered as a major factor in obesity levels. He mentions that pregnant obese...
- Exploring Potential Pathways Between Parity and Tooth Loss Among American Women. Russell, Stefanie L.; Ickovics, Jeannette R.; Yaffee, Robert A. // American Journal of Public Health;Jul2008, Vol. 98 Issue 7, p1263
Objectives. We assessed the impact of parity on tooth loss among American women and examined mediators of this relationship. Methods. The study sample comprised 2635 White and Black non-Hispanic women who had taken part in the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. We examined...