Essays about: "health literacy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 28 essays containing the words health literacy.

  1. 1. Hälsovårdssökande beteende hos immigranter i Sverige

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för medicin

    Author : Vidarah Nimar; [2019-01-07]
    Keywords : healthcare seeking behaviour; immigrant; public health; health literacy;

    Abstract : Background: Healthcare seeking behaviours among immigrants in Sweden is a public health issue since the health outcome not only affects immigrants but also the Swedish population, the healthcare system and impacts on the national economy. In order to alleviate the problems and support the development of health among immigrants we need a thorough picture of the situation today. READ MORE

  2. 2. Developing physical literacy in school children: from the perspective of teachers in physical education and health

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Emelie Svedjer; Monika Lövsund; [2019]
    Keywords : physical literacy; physical education; physical education and health; motivation; confidence; thematic analysis; physical literacy; rörelserikedom; idrott och hälsa; motivation; självförtroende; tematisk analys;

    Abstract : Physical literacy (PL) is defined as the motivation, confidence, physical competence, knowledge, and understanding to value and take responsibility for engagement inphysical activities for life. The concept has become more prominent during recent years and has also inspired the latest curriculum for physical education and health (PEH) in Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Health literacy among young people in Sweden : Qualitative study of the school-based health education

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för hälsa och välfärd

    Author : Viktoryia Blizniuk; [2019]
    Keywords : health education; health literacy; school; Sweden; youth;

    Abstract : The basic components of the health literacy are ability to get access to the health-related informationand understand it. For the young people the most appropriate source of information, including abouthealth, is school. READ MORE

  4. 4. Listening Difficulties in children with Developmental Phonological Disorder : A survey of parents' perception of their children's listening abilities.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Logopedi; Uppsala universitet/Logopedi

    Author : Ellika Forsberg; Lotta Ohtamaa; [2019]
    Keywords : Developmental Language Disorder; DLD; Developmental Phonological Disorder; DPD; ECLiPS; listening difficulties.;

    Abstract : Background/Aim: The British questionnaire ECLiPS (Evaluation of Children’s Listening and Processing Skills; Barry & Moore, 2015) aims to profile listening difficulties in children. The questionnaire consists of 38 statements, divided into five subscales, and a short survey with six questions about general health. READ MORE

  5. 5. Health support  services abd challenges for west African immigrant mothers of children with special health needs : An interview study in suburban areas on Swedish cities

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för folkhälso- och idrottssvetenskap

    Author : Offor Joy; [2019]
    Keywords : West African immigrant mothers health and wellbeing; children with neuropsychiatric disorder; Health policy; promotional intervention for immigrant mothers in Sweden;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to investigate and understand how west African immigrant mothers of children with neuropsychiatric disability are been supported by the Lss service provider. Method: Qualitative semi- structured interviews were conducted with seven participants , therein four were west African mothers of children with neuropsychiatric disability, and three were Lss service workers. READ MORE