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Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health  

Ndola Prata and Karen Weidert

Online publication date:
Apr 2020
Adolescence, spanning 10 to 19 years of age, begins with biological changes while transitioning from a social status of a child to an adult. For millions of adolescents in low- and ... More

Community-Oriented Primary Health Care for Improving Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health  

Amira M. Khan, Zohra S. Lassi, and Zulfiqar A. Bhutta

Nearly 80% of the world’s population lives in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) and these regions bear the greatest burden of maternal, neonatal, and child mortality, with most of ... More

HIV Ed: A Global Perspective  

Ralph J. DiClemente and Nihari Patel

Online publication date:
Jul 2018
At the end of 2016, there were approximately 36.7 million people living with HIV worldwide with 1.6 million people being newly infected. In the same year, 1 million people died from ... More

Infecundity and Infertility  

Marie Thoma, Carie Cox, Jasmine Fledderjohann, and Rudolph Kantum Adageba

This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Global Public Health. Please check back later for the full article. ... More


Roger Shrimpton

Malnutrition is caused by consuming a diet with either too little and/or too much of one or more nutrients, such that the body malfunctions. These nutrients can be the macronutrients, ... More

Public Health Impact of Breastfeeding  

Colin Binns and Mi Kyung Lee

Online publication date:
Nov 2019
Breastfeeding is one of the best public health “buys” available for countries at all levels of development. In the first year of life, appropriate infant nutrition (exclusive breastfeeding ... More