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2004 National report to the EMCDDA by the Reitox National Focal Point: Norway: New developments, trends and in-depth information on selected issues.

10.14655/6841-4529 Norwegian Institute for Alcohol and Drug Research (SIRUS) Drugs misuse, Alcohol misuse, Legistlation, Epidemiology This is the fourth annual report to the EMCDDA from the Norwegian Institute for Alcohol and Drug Research (SIRUS) on the ...

2006 National report (2005 data) to the EMCDDA by the Reitox National Focal Point: Norway: New developments, trends and in-depth information on selected issues.

10.14655/6841-4532 Norwegian Institute for Alcohol and Drug Research (SIRUS) Drugs misuse, Alcohol misuse, Legistlation, Epidemiology This is a 2006 national report to the EMCDDA, using 2005 data. It is compiled by the Reitox national focal point and cove ...

2009 Alzheimer's Disease

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2011 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures

2011 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures provides a statistical resource for U.S. data related to Alzheimer’s disease, the most common type of dementia, as well as other dementias. 10.14655/415-99556 Alzheimer's Association USA Dementia 2011 Alzhei ...

2014 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures

2014 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures is a statistical resource for U.S. data related to Alzheimer’sdisease, the most common type of dementia, as well as other dementias. It also contains a special reporton women and Alzheimer's. Download the re ...

4th annual conference on Clinical Trials in Alzheimer's Disease: Highlights

 In a sign that researchers are grappling with therapy development, the 4th annual conference on Clinical Trials in Alzheimer's Disease was filled beyond its venue's capacity, drawing 522 researchers from around the globe. Held 3-5 November 2011 ...

A Geographical Comparison of Prevalence of Overweight School-aged Children: The National Survey of Children's Health 2003

Tudor-Locke, C at al. Child obesity, Overweight, Obesity This study presents a geographical comparison of state-specific prevalence estimates of children who are at risk of overweight and/or overweight. Using the 2003 National Survey of Childrenメs Health, ...

A Global Brief on Hypertension: Silent Killer, Global Public Health Crisis

World Health Organization (WHO) High blood presure Hypertension, also known as high or raised blood pressure, is a global public health issue. It contributes to the burden of heart disease, stroke and kidney failure and premature mortality and disability. ...

A Good News Story about Irish Health Care

 Life expectancy for older people in Ireland has been increasing steadily since the 1980s. Despite this, Irish life expectancies for the over 65s lagged seriously behind the EU average as recently as the mid 1990s. But Irish death rates for the over 65s d ...

A Hierarchy of Sociodemographic and Environmental Correlates of Walking and Obesity

Frank, L. D., Kerr, J., Sallis, J. F., Miles, R. and Chapman, J. Study of the relationship of body mass index, physical exercise and the environment Objectives Initial studies demonstrate the need for further investigation of how the association of built ...

A Randomised Controlled Trial of a Community-based Healthy Lifestyle Program for Overweight and Obese Adolescents: The Loozit (R) Study Protocol

Shrewsbury, VA; O'Connor, J; Steinbeck, KS, et al. A research paper evaluating a community based lifestlye intervention for overweight and obese adolescents There is a need to develop sustainable and clinically effective weight management interventio ...

A Randomized Trial of the Effects of Reducing Television Viewing and Computer Use on Body Mass Index in Young Children

Epstein, L.H. et al. Television viewing, Computer, Children, Body mass index The design of this study was a randomized controlled clinical trial. Seventy children aged between 4 and 7 whose BMI was at or above the 75th BMI percentile for age and sex parti ...

A report on global illicit drug markets 1998-2007.

10.14655/6841-4552 Peter ReuterFranz Trautmann Substance misuse, Drugs misuse, This report on the world’s illicit drugs markets has been produced by an international team of experts on behalf of the European Commission. The EU Strategy on Drugs 2005-2012 ...

A silver opportunity? Rising longevity and its implications for business

A silver opportunity? Rising longevity and its implications for business is an Economist IntelligenceUnit report, sponsored by AXA. It looks at the risks and opportunities faced by businesses asthey start to grapple with changing demographics, both in ter ...

A systematic review of the relationship between staff perceptions of organizational readiness to change and the process of innovation adoption in substance misuse treatment programs.

. 10.14655/11971-1097335 Peter Kelly, Josephine Hegarty, Joseph Barry, Kyle R Dyer, Aine Horgan Substance Misuse, Drug Problems. Fuel Poverty Health Inequalities Systematic Reviews Other Reviews http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/27435 © Public 1 January 2017 R ...

A Value Network Approach for Modelling and Measuring Intangibles

Allee, V. Economics, Knowledge, Management Interest in intangibles and corporate transparency has increased as business thinking evolves from bureaucratic and mechanistic models to more organic perspectives emerging from biology and living systems theory. ...

ABC of Diabetes: Cardiovascular Disease, Hypertension, and Lipids

Watkins, P. Factors that increase the risk of developing cardiovascular heart disease (CHD) in diabetic patients. This report looks at Factors that increase the risk of developing cardiovascular heart disease (CHD) in diabetic patients. Diabetic patients, ...

About the Obesity Online Slide Library

The Obesity Society Educational presentation, Assessment, Treatment, Management, Obesity. Each of the slides in the educational presentations contains talking points, references that are linked to PubMed, and key words that allow you to find additional sl ...

Accurate Parental Classification of Overweight Adolescents' Weight Status: Does it Matter?

Neumark-Sztainer D et al. Child health, Overweight, Obesity, Weight management, Eating habit, Fast food, Snacks The goal of this study was to explore whether parents of overweight adolescents who recognize that their children are overweight engage in beha ...

Action on the Social Determinants of Health: Learning from Previous Experiences

Commission on Social Determinants of Health, WHO Vulnerable group, Community, Root causes of disease, Health inequalities Closing the Gap Publications. A background paper prepared for the Commission on Social Determinants of Health, WHO, March 2005. The p ...