Volume 7 Issue 3 (2014)
International Journal of Child Health and Human Development

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Editor-in-Chief: Joav Merrick (Director, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Israel)
ISSN: 1939-5965
Frequency: Quarterly
Print Format: 8.5″ x 11″, Softcover, Double column

ISBN: N/A Categories: ,

Table of Contents

Special issue: Break the cycle of disadvantage and disability: Environmental factors, education, AIDS and food insecurity

Edited by I Leslie Rubin, Robert J Geller, Janice Nodvin, Maeve Howett, Benjamin A Gitterman, and Joav Merrick

EDITORIAL

Break the cycle of disadvantage and disability: Environmental factors, education, AIDS, and food insecurity
I Leslie Rubin, Robert J Geller, Janice Nodvin, Maeve Howett, Benjamin A Gitterman, and Joav Merrick

REVIEW ARTICLES

Health disparities in South Africa: Breaking the cycle through ecological health promotion
Michael Rudolph, Nicolette Richard, and Florian Kroll

Community gardens to fight urban youth crime and stabilize neighborhoods
Art McCabe

Legal instruments to lower the risk of mother-to-child transmission of HIV
Alexandra Jurewitz and Colin Crawford

ORIGINAL ARTICLES

Indoor environmental risk factors for pediatric respiratory diseases in an underserved community in Santiago, Chile
Maria Soledad Matus, Trinidad Sánchez, Javiera Martínez-Gutiérrez, Jaime Cerda, Helia Molina, and Patricia M Valenzuela

Hidden in plain sight: Community knowledge, attitudes and action plans to remediate brownfields in a suburban community
Sharisse Carter and Martine Hackett

Pediatric obesity and food access in Durham, North Carolina
Meredith Martz, Rebecca Anthopolos, Mara Geller, and Pamela Maxson

How does the socio-demographic composition of schools affect the prevalence of children with mild intellectual disability?
Jessica H Knight, Michael R Kramer, and Carolyn Drews-Botsch

Training Head Start parents in dialogic reading to improve outcomes for children
Jacqueline A Towson and Peggy A Gallagher

Impact of maternal health literacy training on the behaviors of women who have been homeless
Danielle L Oves

Finding hope in hopeless environments
Ashley Bennett, David Wood, Ryan Butterfield, Dale F Kraemer, and Jeff Goldhagen

Off the mat: Piloting a mindfulness-based curriculum with adolescents in East Harlem
Maureen Braun, Brenda Levy, Geoffrey Collins, and Leora Mogilner

Project GRANDD revisited: A community-based service learning experience for nurse practitioner students
Melissa A Beaver

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