Essays about: "media and health promotion"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words media and health promotion.

  1. 1. How MSF Operations Can Utilize Social Media to Deliver Health Promotion : A Case Study of the MSF Patient Multimedia Engagement Project (2019-2021)

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Erika Granath; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Over the past decade, improved access to the internet and internet-connected devices have accelerated a rapid and vast adoption of information communication technologies and social media everywhere, changing everything from how people organize to how we access information. This development means new opportunities as well as challenges for humanitarian organizations to communicate with the communities they serve. READ MORE

  2. 2. Motionsryttares nyttjande av ridning som friskvård

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

    Author : Malin Lahtivuori; [2021]
    Keywords : ridning; friskvård; hälsopromotion;

    Abstract : In Sweden companies can give a specific amount of money to their employees for health-promoting activities. Some examples of health-promoting activities are swimming, dancing, golf, massage, gym and riding. All these activities are tax free if they are performed with the health-promoting allowance. READ MORE

  3. 3. Weight bias amongst health professionals on Instagram : A critical multimodal discourse analysis

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

    Author : Karin Gonzalez Johansen; [2020]
    Keywords : Communication; discourse analysis; social media; weight bias; weight stigma;

    Abstract : Weight bias and weight stigmatization are independent risk factors for poor health, and are brought up within health promotion, as focus areas when it comes to interventions targeting body weight (WHO, 2017; Pearl, 2018). Discourses within the society, can either reinforce weight bias and weight stigmatization towards people in larger bodies, or disrupt them. READ MORE

  4. 4. Examining the Role of Source Credibility in the Vaccination Debate : An Experimental Study of the Influence of Heuristic Cues on Source Credibility Assessments and Attitude Change

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Elena Stueckemann; [2019]
    Keywords : Source Credibility; Heuristic Cues; Conformity; Anti-Vaccination; Autism-Vaccination Link; Misleading Information;

    Abstract : The global rise of anti-vaccination movements has led to serious consequences for the public health such as the recent measles outbreak in the United States. The increased promotion of misleading information on vaccinations by social media influencers as well as by media outlets seems to have resulted into a more negative view on vaccinations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Correlations between Health and Communication Trends: An Analysis of the Impact on Swedish Supermarkets

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anna-Louisa Werner; Amelie Hartung; [2016]
    Keywords : Health; Communication; Social Media; Health Trends; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to examine the development of health trends in Sweden, since it is argued that they will prevail and even become more extreme in the near future. Supermarkets will have to understand the impact of those health trends on consumer behaviour and therefore are required to comprehend the sociological, cultural and psychological factors behind these. READ MORE