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  1. Erratum

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:736

    Published on: 22 September 2017

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  2. Research article

    Physical activity and overweight/obesity among Malaysian adults: findings from the 2015 National Health and morbidity survey (NHMS)

    Overweight and obesity are growing health problems both worldwide and in Malaysia due to such lifestyle changes as decreased physical activity (PA), increased sedentary behavior and unhealthy eating habits. Th...

    Ying Ying Chan, Kuang Kuay Lim, Kuang Hock Lim, Chien Huey Teh, Chee Cheong Kee, Siew Man Cheong, Yi Yi Khoo, Azli Baharudin, Miaw Yn Ling, Mohd Azahadi Omar and Noor Ani Ahmad

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:733

    Published on: 21 September 2017

  3. Research article

    The effects of a rise in cigarette price on cigarette consumption, tobacco taxation revenues, and of smoking-related deaths in 28 EU countries-- applying threshold regression modelling

    European Union public healthcare expenditure on treating smoking and attributable diseases is estimated at over €25bn annually. The reduction of tobacco consumption has thus become one of the major social poli...

    Chun-Yuan Yeh, Christian Schafferer, Jie-Min Lee, Li-Ming Ho and Chi-Jung Hsieh

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:676

    Published on: 21 September 2017

  4. Research article

    Implementation considerations when expanding health worker roles to include safe abortion care: a five-country case study synthesis

    Allowing a broader range of trained health workers to deliver services can be an important way of improving access to safe abortion care. However, the expansion of health worker roles may be challenging to imp...

    Claire Glenton, Annik M. Sorhaindo, Bela Ganatra and Simon Lewin

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:730

    Published on: 21 September 2017

  5. Research article

    Knowledge, attitude, and practices on intestinal schistosomiasis among primary schoolchildren in the Lake Victoria basin, Rorya District, north-western Tanzania

    Globally school-age children, adolescents and young adults bear the highest burden of schistosomiasis. When developing a specific intervention to improve community’s knowledge, attitudes, and practices (KAPs),...

    David Z. Munisi, Joram Buza, Emmanuel A. Mpolya, Teckla Angelo and Safari M. Kinung’hi

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:731

    Published on: 21 September 2017

  6. Research article

    Medicine use practices in management of symptoms of acute upper respiratory tract infections in children (≤12 years) in Kampala city, Uganda

    Medicines are commonly accessed and used for management of illness in children without a prescription. This potentially increases the risk of unwanted treatment outcomes. We investigated medicine use practices...

    Moses Ocan, Mary Aono, Clare Bukirwa, Emmanuel Luyinda, Cathy Ochwo, Elastus Nsambu, Stella Namugonza, Joseph Makoba, Enock Kandaruku, Hannington Muyende and Aida Nakawunde

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:732

    Published on: 21 September 2017

  7. Study protocol

    Evaluation of caregiver-friendly workplace policy (CFWPs) interventions on the health of full-time caregiver employees (CEs): implementation and cost-benefit analysis

    Current Canadian evidence illustrating the health benefits and cost-effectiveness of caregiver-friendly workplace policies is needed if Canadian employers are to adopt and integrate caregiver-friendly workplac...

    Allison M. Williams, Emile Tompa, Donna S. Lero, Janet Fast, Amin Yazdani and Isik U. Zeytinoglu

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:728

    Published on: 20 September 2017

  8. Study protocol

    Early food for future health: a randomized controlled trial evaluating the effect of an eHealth intervention aiming to promote healthy food habits from early childhood

    Childhood overweight and obesity is a global public health challenge. Primary prevention initiatives targeting parents have been called for to encourage a positive feeding environment and healthy eating habits...

    Christine Helle, Elisabet Rudjord Hillesund, Mona Linge Omholt and Nina Cecilie Øverby

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:729

    Published on: 20 September 2017

  9. Research article

    Income related inequality and influencing factors: a study for the incidence of catastrophic health expenditure in rural China

    Catastrophic health expenditure (CHE) puts a heavy disease burden on patients’ families, aggravating income-related inequality. In an attempt to reduce the financial risks of rural families incurring CHE, Chin...

    Hai Gu, Yun Kou, Zhiwen Yan, Yilei Ding, Jusheng Shieh, Jun Sun, Nan Cui, Qianjing Wang and Hua You

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:727

    Published on: 20 September 2017

  10. Research article

    Heterogeneity in coverage for measles and varicella vaccination in toddlers – analysis of factors influencing parental acceptance

    In 2004, routine varicella vaccination was introduced in Germany for children aged 11–14 months. Routine measles vaccination had already been introduced in 1973 for the same age group, but coverage is still to...

    Christine Hagemann, Andrea Streng, Alexander Kraemer and Johannes G. Liese

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:724

    Published on: 19 September 2017

  11. Research article

    Patients’ perception regarding the influence of individual and social vulnerabilities on the adherence to tuberculosis treatment: a qualitative study

    Tuberculosis remains an important disease which mainly affects the majority of vulnerable individuals in society, who are subjected to poor living conditions and difficulties to access the services of public h...

    Rosiane Davina da Silva, Fernanda Darliane Tavares de Luna, Aguinaldo José de Araújo, Edwirde Luiz Silva Camêlo, Maria Rita Bertolozzi, Paula Hino, Sheylla Nadjane Batista Lacerda, Sayonara Maria Lia Fook and Tânia Maria Ribeiro Monteiro de Figueiredo

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:725

    Published on: 19 September 2017

  12. Research article

    Lay health workers perceptions of an anemia control intervention in Karnataka, India: a qualitative study

    Lay health workers (LHWs) are increasingly used to complement health services internationally. Their perceptions of the interventions they implement and their experiences in delivering community based interven...

    Arun S. Shet, Abha Rao, Paul Jebaraj, Maya Mascarenhas, Merrick Zwarenstein, Maria Rosaria Galanti and Salla Atkins

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:720

    Published on: 18 September 2017

  13. Research article

    Feasibility of a low-cost hearing screening in rural Indiana

    Hearing loss remains a neglected public health issue in the rural and agricultural communities in the United States and therefore, promotion of a low-cost hearing screening may be important for these underserv...

    Khalid M. Khan, Sylvanna L. Bielko, Priscilla A. Barnes, Sydney S. Evans and Anna L.K. Main

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:715

    Published on: 18 September 2017

  14. Research article

    Accessing physical activity among young adults attending a university: the role of sex, race/ethnicity, technology use, and sleep

    Identifying factors associated with recommended physical activity (PA) levels are critical in efforts to combat the obesity epidemic and related comorbidities.

    Samuel D. Towne Jr, Marcia G. Ory, Matthew Lee Smith, S. Camille Peres, Adam W. Pickens, Ranjana K. Mehta and Mark Benden

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:721

    Published on: 18 September 2017

  15. Research article

    Positive mental health literacy: development and validation of a measure among Norwegian adolescents

    Mental health literacy (MHL), or the knowledge and abilities necessary to benefit mental health, is a significant determinant of mental health and has the potential to benefit both individual and public mental...

    Hanne Nissen Bjørnsen, Mary˗Elizabeth Bradley Eilertsen, Regine Ringdal, Geir Arild Espnes and Unni Karin Moksnes

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:717

    Published on: 18 September 2017

  16. Research article

    Perceived neighborhood safety related to physical activity but not recreational screen-based sedentary behavior in adolescents

    A growing proportion of adolescents have poor cardiovascular health behaviors, including low levels of physical activity and high levels of sedentary behavior, thus increasing the likelihood of poor heart heal...

    Clare M. Lenhart, Andrew Wiemken, Alexandra Hanlon, Mackenzie Perkett and Freda Patterson

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:722

    Published on: 18 September 2017

  17. Research article

    Physical fitness and anthropometric characteristics among adolescents living in urban or rural areas of Kosovo

    High physical fitness levels in childhood and adolescence are associated with positive health-related outcomes later in life. Albeit many researchers investigated rural-urban differences in physical fitness, t...

    Faton Tishukaj, Ismet Shalaj, Masar Gjaka, Besim Ademi, Rrustem Ahmetxhekaj, Norbert Bachl, Harald Tschan and Barbara Wessner

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:711

    Published on: 16 September 2017

  18. Study protocol

    A prospective cohort study on ambient air pollution and respiratory morbidities including childhood asthma in adolescents from the western Cape Province: study protocol

    There is evidence from existing literature that ambient air pollutant exposure in early childhood likely plays an important role in asthma exacerbation and other respiratory symptoms, with greater effect among...

    Toyib Olaniyan, Mohamed Jeebhay, Martin Röösli, Rajen Naidoo, Roslynn Baatjies, Nino Künzil, Ming Tsai, Mark Davey, Kees de Hoogh, Dilys Berman, Bhawoodien Parker, Joy Leaner and Mohamed Aqiel Dalvie

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:712

    Published on: 16 September 2017

  19. Research article

    The associations between workplace bullying, salivary cortisol, and long-term sickness absence: a longitudinal study

    Workplace stressors, such as bullying, are strongly related to subsequent long-term sickness absence, but little is known of the possible physiological mechanisms linking workplace stressors and sickness absen...

    Matias Brødsgaard Grynderup, Kirsten Nabe-Nielsen, Theis Lange, Paul Maurice Conway, Jens Peter Bonde, Anne Helene Garde, Maria Gullander, Linda Kaerlev, Roger Persson, Reiner Rugulies, Marianne Agergaard Vammen, Annie Høgh and Åse Marie Hansen

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:710

    Published on: 16 September 2017

  20. Study protocol

    Project LifeSkills - a randomized controlled efficacy trial of a culturally tailored, empowerment-based, and group-delivered HIV prevention intervention for young transgender women: study protocol

    Transgender women in the U.S. have an alarmingly high incidence rate of HIV infection; condomless anal and vaginal sex is the primary risk behavior driving transmission. Young transgender women are the subpopu...

    Lisa M. Kuhns, Matthew J. Mimiaga, Sari L. Reisner, Katie Biello and Robert Garofalo

    BMC Public Health 2017 17:713

    Published on: 16 September 2017

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