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#1Belinda Barton (UTS: University of Technology, Sydney)
#2Paul F. Burke (UTS: University of Technology, Sydney)H-Index: 12
Last. David S. Waller (UTS: University of Technology, Sydney)H-Index: 18
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Generic medicines have been available to consumers for ∼40 years, with varying degrees of uptake in different countries. Despite offering equivalent therapeutic qualities, generic medicines still struggle to be accepted by consumers. This study examines the role of a consumer's affective state and framing effects on the purchase of a branded versus a generic pharmaceutical product. These issues are examined in an experiment, with independent manipulations of consumer anxiety levels and the frami...
#1Carl Walker (University of Brighton)H-Index: 11
#2Paul Hanna (University of Surrey)H-Index: 13
Last. Jayne Raisborough (LBU: Leeds Beckett University)H-Index: 10
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Generating negative news of state has been as a to create for aimed to such provision. coverage welfare p rovision strategy designed public support radical To date of this kind has on and However, little is known about the complex relationship between media representations of specific events, and those of media representations in the lead up to these events, what we refer to as periphery representations. Drawing on a coding framework methodology, this paper analyses the frequency and intensity o...
#1Bahareh Yazdizadeh (Tehran University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 12
#2Ruth WalkerH-Index: 4
Last. Briony HillH-Index: 16
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: Health professionals require education and training to implement obesity management guidelines and ultimately impact on the health outcomes experienced by their patients. Therefore, a systematic review of systematic reviews that evaluated interventions designed to change the practice of health professionals when addressing diet and physical activity with their patients was conducted. MEDLINE Complete; Cochrane database of systematic reviews; PsycINFO; CINAHL Complete; Global Health; Embase; IN...
#1Ivo Jirásek (Palacký University, Olomouc)H-Index: 6
#2Petr Badura (Palacký University, Olomouc)H-Index: 6
Last. Valerie Michaelson (Brock University)H-Index: 5
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: Spiritual health is a topic of emergent interest; however, lack of a clear distinction between spiritual health and religious involvement makes it difficult to understand the potential role of spiritual health as a determinant of health. Analyses of such relationships that cross countries and cultures are rare. We therefore assessed whether differences exist between spiritual health and religious involvement and their respective associations with general indicators adolescent health. The study...
#1Melissa Fuster (CUNY: City University of New York)H-Index: 4
#2Sahai Burrowes (Touro University California)H-Index: 2
Last. Gordon C Shen (University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston)H-Index: 9
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This article examines the policy change process that resulted in the current sugar-sweetened beverages taxes in Mexico and Chile, using the Kaleidoscope Model for Policy Change, a framework developed for nutrition and food policy change analysis. We used a qualitative study design, including 24 key informant (KI) interviews (16 researchers, 5 civil society representatives and 3 food/beverage industry representatives), encompassing global and in-country perspectives. The analysis shows concurrenc...
#1Aimee L Brownbill (University of Adelaide)H-Index: 2
#2Caroline Miller (University of Adelaide)H-Index: 20
Last. Annette J Braunack-Mayer (University of Adelaide)H-Index: 20
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Reducing population consumption of sugar-containing beverages has become a public health priority in many countries due to causal evidence between high consumption, weight gain and non-communicable diseases. This study aims to explore how sugar-containing beverages are associated with health and wellness in television advertisements. Our sample consisted of all televised advertisements from sugar-containing beverage manufacturers aired on free-to-air television from one Australian network (four ...
#1Sarah J. Howcutt (Oxford Brookes University)H-Index: 2
#2Sofia Barbosa-Bouças (Brunel University London)
Last. Lesley SmithH-Index: 32
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Lifecourse epidemiology suggests that preconception is a valuable opportunity for health promotion with young women. Yet young women are less likely than older women to be research participants, limiting evidence about their needs and risks. Marketing data indicate that young adults are not engaged with one advertising strategy because they transition through three life stages: (i) limited independence and focus on own interests, (ii) increased independence and time with peers and (iii) establis...
#1Ann M Dadich (USYD: University of Sydney)H-Index: 11
#2Aila M Khan (USYD: University of Sydney)H-Index: 5
Agenda-setting theory suggests the media shapes public perceptions. Guided by this theory, this study examines the effects of organizational Twitter accounts on public discourse in the Twittersphere. The tweets that mention one of three youth mental health organizations were theorized to emanate the particular focus of the organization mentioned. This was investigated by analysing: randomly selected tweets that mentioned one of three national mental health organizations-ReachOut, headspace or th...
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