Essays about: "self-rated health"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 43 essays containing the words self-rated health.

  1. 1. Retirement and the Healthy Immigrant Effect Among Older People : A comparison of health outcomes using SHARE data

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Leland Turnbull; [2022]
    Keywords : Healthy Immigrant Effect; Retirement; Senior Health; Immigrant Health Advantage; Self-Rated Health; Long Term Illness;

    Abstract : While the healthy immigrant effect (HIE) has been seen throughout the western world in the adult population; research on the older population shows an inverse relationship between self-reported health and immigration status – i.e., in many instances, a health disadvantage for older immigrants. READ MORE

  2. 2. Socioeconomic inequalities in health and the effect of social relationships : A mediation analysis on Swedish adolescents

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Melinda Asplund; [2022]
    Keywords : Socioeconomic status; SES; health; self-rated health; social relationships; social networks; Swedish adolescents; children; mediation analysis; HBSC;

    Abstract : Opportunities to be and remain healthy are unequally distributed across socioeconomic groups and emerge and widen throughout childhood and adolescence. This thesis seeks to answer if social relationships are one of the mechanisms that operate in the association between socioeconomic status (SES) and health among Swedish adolescents, using the Health Behavior in School-Aged Children (HBSC) survey round 2009/10. READ MORE

  3. 3. Peer Victimizationand SubjectiveHealth-Acomparisonbe- tween students with and without disabilities in Sweden

    University essay from Jönköping University/HLK, CHILD

    Author : Lijin Su; [2021]
    Keywords : peer victimization; bullying; life satisfaction; self-rated health; health complaints; sub- jective health;

    Abstract : Bullying can have a negative impact on children’s development andmental health. Studentswith disabilities aremore likely to be targeted for bullying than studentswithout disabilities. In particu- lar, studies have shown that studentswith disabilities are at greater risk of bullying than students without disabilities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Vital exhaustion and cardiovascular disease – does social support moderate the relationship?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kvinnors och barns hälsa

    Author : Christina Låftman; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Background It is stated that vital exhaustion (VE) increases the risk of getting cardiovascular disease (CVD) (1), at the moment the leading cause of death globally (2). A factor in life that may be protective against the harmful effect of VE is social support (3) which is also associated with CVD (4). READ MORE

  5. 5. In the hands of a controlling leader? Implications for employee well-being from a gender perspective

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

    Author : Rosanna Fagerudd; Emma Sjögren; [2019]
    Keywords : Controlling leadership behaviours; Self-determination Theory; Role Congruity Theory; Expectation State Theory; well-being; self-rated health; burnout; self-rated job satisfaction; vigour; gender; Kontrollerande ledarskapsbeteenden; Self-determination Theory; Role Congruity Theory; Expectation State Theory; självskattad hälsa; utbrändhet; tillfredsställelse; arbetsenergi; kön; könsroller;

    Abstract : Leaders engaging in controlling leadership behaviours (CLB) has been connected to followers perceiving their basic needs thwarted. However, little research has been made in the organizational field to understand the implications of controlling leadership behaviours for employee well-being. READ MORE