Essays about: "Individual Health"

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  1. 1. TOO OLD TO VOTE? On reasons for non-voting at old age

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ann-Ida Scheiber Gyllenspetz; [2020-09-03]
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    Abstract : It is well-known that voting participation declines with old age, but the reasons are largely unknown. Uninterest in the oldest and routine assumptions that the participatory decline among seniors is something natural deriving from deteriorating health, have likely contributed to the scarce amount of explanations to their non-voting. READ MORE


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    Author : Sara Löfgren; Sara Wikner; [2020-06-17]
    Keywords : palliative care; individual; family; Sweden; Vietnam; nursing student; qualitative.;

    Abstract : When it comes to taking care of someone who is ill and dying, there are cultural differencesregarding the role of the relative and the knowledge and access to palliative care differsbetween countries. The purpose of this study was to investigate Swedish and Vietnamesenursing students’ attitudes to palliative care. READ MORE

  3. 3. Naturvistelse, ett hjärnstarkt alternativ för reducering av stress : en litteraturstudie

    University essay from SLU/Department of Work Science, Business Economics, and Environmental Psychology

    Author : Caroline Ekbom Ågren; [2020]
    Keywords : stress; stressreducering; kognitiva funktionsnedsättningar; inre balans; anknytningsteori; riktad uppmärksamhet; meditation; evolutionsteori; stress reduction; cognitive impairment; inner balance; attachment theory; directed attention; meditation; evolutionary theory;

    Abstract : Det rapporteras om en fortsatt ökning för individer som lider av stress och stressrelaterad psykisk ohälsa. Sambandet mellan den ökande urbaniseringen, samhällets ökande krav och den brutna kontakten med naturen omkring oss är slående. READ MORE

  4. 4. “They are being made into like baby-making machines” : a study of the impact of gender structures and norms on family planning for Xhosa women in rural Zithulele, South Africa

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Hannah Hölscher; [2020]
    Keywords : gender norms; gender roles; family planning; South Africa; rural; sexual health and reproductive rights; structural determinants of health; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Women in rural areas of South Africa battle with many structural issues, including unemployment, education and accessibility to health services, greatly delimiting family planning. However, socially constructed and internalized gender norms pose an additional and potentially greater barrier to family planning in traditional and patriarchal settings. READ MORE

  5. 5. Dimensions Relevant forMaintenance Performance inTechnical Healthcare Settings

    University essay from KTH/Hälsoinformatik och logistik

    Author : Sara Pallmar; [2020]
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    Abstract : Abstract Access to qualitative, affordable, and appropriate medical equipment is essential to advance universal health coverage, address health emergencies, and promote healthier populations. In order to keep the equipment safe and ready to use maintenance is needed. READ MORE