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Between Families and FrankensteinThe Politics of Egg Donation in the United States

Between Families and Frankenstein: The Politics of Egg Donation in the United States

Erin Heidt-Forsythe

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780520298187
eISBN:
9780520970434
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520298187.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

In this book, I undertake the first comprehensive theoretical and empirical analysis of the politics of the “wild west” of egg donation in the United States. If egg donation is so publicly ... More

Climate Change and the People's Health

Climate Change and the People's Health

Sharon Friel

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190492731
eISBN:
9780190492762
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190492731.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Climate change threatens humanity and the planet on which we live. Social inequities, including in the health outcomes that different population groups enjoy, also pose a threat to humanity and our ... More

Food and Public HealthA Practical Introduction

Food and Public Health: A Practical Introduction

Allison Karpyn (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190626686
eISBN:
9780190626716
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190626686.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Food and Public Health is an easy to read text that helps students understand the history of modern issues in public health nutrition and health promotion. The book’s chapters include practical ... More

The Future for Health Promotion

The Future for Health Promotion

Colin Palfrey

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447341239
eISBN:
9781447341277
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447341239.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Does health promotion have a lasting and positive effect on people? With mounting pressure to reduce costs to the NHS and increasing scepticism of the so-called nanny state, health promotion ... More

Governing for HealthAdvancing Health and Equity through Policy and Advocacy

Governing for Health: Advancing Health and Equity through Policy and Advocacy

Fran Baum

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190258948
eISBN:
9780190258979
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190258948.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Governing for Health makes the argument that it is vital that governments and international agencies govern in the interests of protecting the environment and promoting human health and equity. A ... More

Homelessness Among U.S. VeteransCritical Perspectives

Homelessness Among U.S. Veterans: Critical Perspectives

Jack Tsai (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190695132
eISBN:
9780190695163
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190695132.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Homelessness among Veterans has been of major public concern for over three decades. Tens of billions of federal dollars have been spent to prevent and end veteran homelessness. Substantial knowledge ... More

Professional Health Regulation in the Public InterestInternational Perspectives

Professional Health Regulation in the Public Interest: International Perspectives

John Martyn Chamberlain, Mike Dent, and Mike Saks (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447332268
eISBN:
9781447332282
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447332268.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

There are significant variations in how healthcare systems and health professionals are regulated globally. One feature that they increasingly have in common is an emphasis on the value of including ... More

Structural Interventions for HIV PreventionOptimizing Strategies for Reducing New Infections and Improving Care

Structural Interventions for HIV Prevention: Optimizing Strategies for Reducing New Infections and Improving Care

Richard A. Crosby and Ralph J. DiClemente (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190675486
eISBN:
9780190675509
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190675486.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology

Parallel to the evolution of biomedical approaches to addressing the AIDS pandemic, social science approaches to the prevention of HIV acquisition and transmission have evolved. This evolution is ... More

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