Search for dissertations about: "out of school youth thesis"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 31 swedish dissertations containing the words out of school youth thesis.

  1. 21. Promoting health in adolescents preventing the use of tobacco

    University dissertation from Umeå : Institutionen för folkhälsa och klinisk vetenskap

    Author : Maria Nilsson; Umeå universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Smoking; tobacco; prevention; intervention; adolescents; schools; evaluation; parents; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Public health science; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Folkhälsovetenskap; Epidemiology; epidemiologi;

    Abstract : There is a robust evidence base for the negative health effects from smoking. Smoking is linked to severe morbidity and to mortality, and kills up to half of its regular users. READ MORE

  2. 22. Sexual and reproductive health services for young people in Kenya and Zambia : Providers attitudes and young peoples needs and experiences

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Linnéa Warenius; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Adolescent sexual and reproductive health; attitudes of health professionals; religion; reproductive health services; Kenya; Zambia.;

    Abstract : Background: Unintended pregnancy, abortion and STI, including HIV are common sexual and reproductive health problems among young people in Kenya and Zambia. Yet, the reproductive health services are underutilised. Nurses and midwives are key providers in the promotion young people s sexual and reproductive health in Kenya and Zambia. READ MORE

  3. 23. Sexual risk taking and HIV vulnerability among young women in post-apartheid South Africa

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Yanga Zembe; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Background: Young women face the highest risk of HIV infection than any other group in South Africa. Within the broad population of young women, those who have multiple sexual partners are thought to have a heightened risk of contracting HIV. READ MORE

  4. 24. Going unlicensed : related behaviors and car crash experience among young drivers

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Christian Hanna; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; unlicensed;

    Abstract : Background: Globally road traffic injuries are a major cause of injury and mortality, not least among the young. Although unlicensed driving is prevalent in that age group, the phenomenon has not received much attention. READ MORE

  5. 25. From young to adult health consequences of unemployment from a gender perspective

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå university

    Author : Ieva Reine; Umeå universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; unemployment; reemployment; unstable labour market position; active labour market measures; psychological health; smoking; alcohol consumption; self-rated health; gender; age; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Public health science; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Folkhälsovetenskap; Social Medicine; socialmedicin;

    Abstract : Background The point of departure in this thesis is that unemployment is a recognised determinant of health, which may vary between different ages and among men and women. Despite governmental policies to tackle unemployment and ease its effects on health, unemployment continues to bea growing public health problem. READ MORE