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There is still a need for more empirical investigations to better understand the causal pathways by which neighborhood socioeconomic contexts translate into states of health. This study explored the relationship between neighborhood socioeconomic position and health, as well as the role of social...

Author(s)
Rodrigues, D. E.; César, C. C.; Xavier, C. C.; Caiaffa, W. T.; Proietti, F. A.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Medicine, 2021, 145,
Abstract

Background: Children's habitual physical activity, including active travel and catching public transit (walking and cycling to and from destinations), and independent mobility (mobility without an adult) have decreased. Public transit trips are physically active and can provide access to hobbies...

Author(s)
Pesola, A. J.; Hakala, P.; Berg, P.; Ramezani, S.; Villanueva, K.; Tuuva-Hongisto, S.; Ronkainen, J.; Laatikainen, T. E.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Public Health, 2020, 20, 342, pp (17 March 2020)
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While planning and management of urban green space (UGS) remain primarily driven by policymakers and expert knowledge, increasing attention has been paid to the general public's perception of and demand for UGS. This study was conducted to provide price-related outcomes to support UGS-related...

Author(s)
Tian YuQing; Wu HongJuan; Zhang GuangShi; Wang LuoCen; Zheng Duo; Li Sen
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Environmental Management, 2020, 260,
Abstract

Introduction: There is a strong socioeconomic gradient in health care costs. However, little is known about the role of lifestyle factors in the association between health care costs and socioeconomic status (SES). This study investigates variation in the association between lifestyle indicators...

Author(s)
Boer, W. I. J. de; Dekker, L. H.; Koning, R. H.; Navis, G. J.; Mierau, J. O.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Medicine, 2020, 130, pp 105929
Abstract

Objective: Sporting facilities owned or managed by local governments (LGs) can promote health by selling healthy food and drinks. This study assessed the policies, attitudes and practices of LGs in Victoria, Australia, relating to obesity prevention and the provision of healthy food in their...

Author(s)
Riesenberg, D.; Blake, M. R.; Boelsen-Robinson, T.; Peeters, A.; Cameron, A. J.
Publisher
Wiley, Melbourne, Australia
Citation
Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 2020, 44, 3, pp 240-244
Abstract

Aims: Population-based gambling surveys provide important information about gambling frequency, problems, attitude and opinions of the general population. This information can be used by social and health care professionals, service providers and policy makers. However, low response rates may cause ...

Author(s)
Kontto, J.; Tolonen, H.; Salonen, A. H.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 2020, 48, 1, pp 80-87
Abstract

This study investigates the impact of neighborhood-built environments on obesity in interrelationship with socioeconomic status (SES)-controlling for dietary patterns and physical activities of residents-using structural equation modeling (SEM). A total of 577 samples who are between 19 and 64...

Author(s)
Choi Yunwon; Yoon Heeyeun
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2020, 17, 6,
Abstract

Ciclovía Recreativa is a program in which streets are closed off to automobiles so that people have a safe and inclusive space for recreation and for being physically active. The study aims were: (1) to compare participant's spatial trajectories in four Ciclovía Recreativa programs in Latin America ...

Author(s)
Mejia-Arbelaez, C.; Sarmiento, O. L.; Vega, R. M.; Castillo, M. F.; Truffello, R.; Martínez, L.; Medina, C.; Guaje, O.; Ortiz, J. D. P.; Useche, A. F.; Rojas-Rueda, D.; Delclòs-Alió, X.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2021, 18, 2,
Abstract

The rising global burden of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) among people with low socioeconomic status (SES) has heightened awareness of the need for primary prevention programs in low-SES neighborhoods. Social inequity in health is apparent in mental, social and physical aspects of health among...

Author(s)
Elsborg, P.; Nielsen, G.; Klinker, C. D.; Melby, P. S.; Christensen, J. H.; Bentsen, P.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Public Health, 2019, 19, 1084, pp (09 August 2019)
Abstract

Social disparity referred to as social differences that continue within each sector of the society. The paper highlights the linkage between disparity in educational attainment and the role of cultural capital towards the aspiration for education. Educational outlook and exposure can be varied...

Author(s)
Aswathi Kunjumon
Publisher
Social Workers in India Forum, Kochi, India
Citation
Journal of Social Work Education and Practice, 2019, 4, 1, pp 67-75

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