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Lost in translation: Delivering culturally and linguistically appropriate interventions to Hispanic populations
Hispanics became the United States' largest minority in 2012. Lack of culturally and linguistically appropriate interventions in the Hispanic population at the health-care and community levels increases the risk of negative ...
Spatial Big Data Analytics of Influenza Epidemic in Vellore, India
Evaluation of a mindfulness-based stress management and nutrition education program for mothers
Background: Maternal stress is implicated in obesity and obesity-related chronic disease. This can have consequences for their children’s weight status and disease development. Interventions are needed that target both ...
Route of Infection Influences Zika Virus Shedding in a Guinea Pig Model
Due to the recent epidemic of Zika virus (ZIKV) infection and resulting sequelae, as well as concerns about both the sexual and vertical transmission of the virus, renewed attention has been paid to the pathogenesis of ...
Mechanisms of Communicating Health Information Through Facebook: Implications for Consumer Health Information Technology Design
Background: Consumer health information technology (IT) solutions are designed to support patient health management and have the ability to facilitate patients' health information communication with their social networks. ...
Environmental Predictors of US County Mortality Patterns on a National Basis
A growing body of evidence has found that mortality rates are positively correlated with social inequalities, air pollution, elevated ambient temperature, availability of medical care and other factors. This study develops ...