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Climate Change And Health United States – Mexico Border
The numerous articles contained in this volume, prepared by professionals in their fields, show how climate change is manifested in our region, as well as its consequences for human behavior and specifically for health. ...
Border Health Research Agenda Council Meeting Report
Basic Indicators 2003. Health Situation in the United States-Mexico Border
Este primer Folleto de Indicadores Básicos de la Frontera México-Estados Unidos 2003 contiene información cuantitativa de una serie de indicadores, algunos de ellos no contenidos en otros folletos a nivel de las Américas, ...
Environmental Health Indicators Workshop
Be a better donor: Practical Recommendations for humanitarian aid
The arrival of large quantities of donations in a country affected by a disaster or emergency results in a major challenge as regards their organization and management by humanitarian actors, and can result in relevant and ...
Protocol for the Nutritional Management of Obesity, Diabetes and Hypertension in the Caribbean
[Preface]: The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), through the Caribbean Food and Nutrition Institute (CFNI) and the Caribbean Program Coordination, has been actively promoting good nutrition practices in the Caribbean ...
The Central America Diabetes Initiative (CAMDI): Survey of Diabetes, Hypertension and Chronic Disease Risk Factors, Belize
[Executive Summary]. There is some evidence that non-communicable diseases such as diabetes and hypertension are increasingly becoming major public health concerns in Belize, in particular as reflected in the country’s ...
Health Systems Profi le Barbados
[Executive Summary]. Barbados is an independent democratic country in the Caribbean with a mid-year population estimated at 275,000 in 2007 occupying 166 square miles; it is one of the most densely populated countries in ...
The U.S.-Mexico Border Diabetes Prevention and Control Project
The goal of the U.S.-Mexico Border Diabetes Prevention and Control Project is to reduce the impact of diabetes on the residents living along the U.S.-Mexico border, through a model of participation and shared leadership ...