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Rachel Tinius, Kolbi Edens, Kim Link, M. Susan Jones, Scott Lyons, Tatum Rebelle, Kevin J. Pearson and Jill Maples

compared with women in urban areas. 12 , 13 In 2014, The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists released a Committee Opinion (number 586) demonstrating that there is an urgent need to improve health care and reduce disparities among women in rural communities. 13 A lack of access to services

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Jonathan M. Miller, Mark A. Pereira, Julian Wolfson, Melissa N. Laska, Toben F. Nelson and Dianne Neumark-Sztainer

.1123/pes.14.1.75 10.1123/pes.14.1.75 15. Wardle J , Jarvis MJ , Steggles N , et al . Socioeconomic disparities in cancer-risk behaviors in adolescence: baseline results from the Health and Behaviour in Teenagers Study (HABITS) . Prev Med . 2003 ; 36 ( 6 ): 721 – 730 . doi:10.1016/S0091

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Gary J. Farkas, Marika A. Pitot and David R. Gater Jr.

%, whereas the complex equation developed by Hayes et al. ( 2002 ) that relied on multiple measurements including DXA underestimated RMR by 2%. Although only two studies demonstrated that RMR was significantly overestimated, the inaccurate estimation of the metabolic rate is of concern. The disparities

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Dominic Malcolm

unlikely to foster work which exposes the limitations of the problem-solving function on which the profession’s social value rests. The role of a public sociology of SRC is, therefore, to illustrate the disparity between the scientific and practice communities’ portrayal of efficacy and thus challenge

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Ray M. Merrill

-connection-between-obesity-and-poverty/ . Accessed July 24, 2018. 36. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . Cigarette smoking and tobacco use among people of low socioeconomic status. https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/disparities/low-ses/index.htm . Accessed July 24, 2018. 37. Hemmingsson E , Ekelund U . Is the association between

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David Eitle, Steven Swinford and Abagail Klonsinski

System reported that 26.4% of women had experienced IPV in their lives and 1.4% had experienced such victimization in the past year. While differences in definitions and sampling likely account for much of the disparity, all indications clearly illustrate that a problem exists. Anxiety and depression

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Angela Devereux-Fitzgerald, Rachael Powell and David P. French

older people, regardless of previous individual SES ( Hillsdon et al., 2008 ). The disparity in physical activity levels for older adults according to deprivation of the area in which they live has been explained as being due to both environmental aspects (e.g., lack of safe, pleasant amenities) and

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Nicolas Aguilar-Farias, Sebastian Miranda-Marquez, Pia Martino-Fuentealba, Kabir P. Sadarangani, Damian Chandia-Poblete, Camila Mella-Garcia, Jaime Carcamo-Oyarzun, Carlos Cristi-Montero, Fernando Rodriguez-Rodriguez, Pedro Delgado-Floody, Astrid Von Oetinger, Teresa Balboa-Castillo, Sebastian Peña, Cristobal Cuadrado, Paula Bedregal, Carlos Celis-Morales, Antonio Garcia-Hermoso and Andrea Cortínez-O’Ryan

, not only the prevalence of children and adolescents meeting WHO PA guidelines was considered, but also gender disparities in PA levels. Each criterion was assessed individually and contributed to the final grade for each indicator. The final grade for each criterion and indicator was based on the

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Gina M. McCaskill, Olivio J. Clay, Peng Li, Richard E. Kennedy, Kathryn L. Burgio and Cynthia J. Brown

, Alabama, and Mississippi, and South ( Oxford English Dictionary, 2018 ). Today, however, the former southern plantation states have become synonymous for poor health outcomes ( United Health Foundation, 2018 ); racial group health disparities ( Howard et al., 2006 ); and disproportionate mortality

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Kyle R. Lynch, Michael Fredericson, Bruna Turi-Lynch, Ricardo R. Agostinete, Igor H. Ito, Rafael Luiz-de-Marco, Mario A. Rodrigues-Junior and Rômulo A. Fernandes

-Brown CM . The epidemiology of sports-related fractures in adolescents . Injury . 2010 ; 41 : 834 – 8 . PubMed ID: 20546743 doi:10.1016/j.injury.2010.04.008 10.1016/j.injury.2010.04.008 20546743 17. Wren TAL , Shepherd JA , Kalkwarf HJ , et al . Racial disparity in fracture risk between white