Objective: To estimate the degree to which tobacco consumption is associated with spending on a set of goods and services in Chile, especially health and education, for the total population as well as for specific subgroups.
Journal articlesEDUCATIONPublished dateSaturday, September 2, 2017 - 04:00
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We examined the impact of tobacco prices or taxes on tobacco use in Latin America and Caribbean countries. We searched MEDLINE, EconLit, LILACS, unpublished literature, 6 specialty journals, and reviewed references.Published dateMonday, March 2, 2015 - 05:00
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The study showed that Argentinean children are exposed to a high number of unhealthy processed and ultra-processed food (PUPF) ads on TV. It describes exposure of children to unhealthy food advertising.Published dateTuesday, May 2, 2017 - 04:00
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It is now ten years since the Economist newspaper declared Africa to be “the hopeless continent”.Published dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00
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There are ongoing health risks posed by the pandemic 2009 H1N1 influenza viruses.Published dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00
Journal articlesBiodiversity ETHNOBOTANY
The Tswana tshimo (homegarden) is a model of sustainable resource management in South Africa.
However, gardens of indigenous cultures are often considered to be spontaneous and disorganized. APublished dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00