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Health issues and adolescents

growing up, speaking out

by Janet Shucksmith

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Published by 1998. in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland.,
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Teenagers -- Health and hygiene.,
    • Health attitudes.,
    • Teenagers -- Attitudes.,
    • Health behavior in adolescence.,
    • Teenagers -- Health and hygiene -- Scotland.,
    • Health attitudes -- Scotland.,
    • Teenagers -- Scotland -- Attitudes.,
    • Health behavior in adolescence -- Scotland.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementJanet Shucksmith and Leo B. Hendry.
      SeriesAdolescence and society
      ContributionsHendry, Leo B.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRJ47.53 .S455 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 165 p. ;
      Number of Pages165
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL698790M
      ISBN 100415168481, 041516849X
      LC Control Number97046525

      ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource (xv, pages): illustrations. Contents: Preface --Introduction --Adolescent Health in an International Context: The Challenge of Sexual and Reproductive Health in Sub-Saharan Africa --Poverty and Inequity in Adolescent Health Care --Obesity and Nutrition in Adolescents - . Read "Health Issues and Adolescents Growing Up, Speaking Out" by Leo Hendry available from Rakuten Kobo. Young people do not on the whole speak for themselves: they are spoken for by adults. Most research and policy agendas r Brand: Taylor And Francis.

        Mental health issues increased significantly in young adults over last decade author of the book "iGen" and professor of psychology at San Diego State University. They looked at survey. Janet Shucksmith is the author of Health Issues and Adolescents ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Health Issues and Adolescents (0.

        Mental disorders and mental health problems seem to have increased considerably among adolescents in the past years. The rise has been driven by social change, including disruption of family structure, growing youth unemployment, and increasing educational and vocational by: Nutrition in adolescence: issues and challenges for the health sector: issues in adolescent health and development. (WHO discussion papers on adolescence) 1. Adolescent nutrition 2. Nutrition disorders - prevention and control 3. Feeding behavior 4. Nutritional status 4. Adolescent 5. Review literature I. Delisle, Hélène.


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