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Explaining variance in health literacy among people with type 2 diabetes: the association between health literacy and health behaviour and empowerment

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMC Public Health, Vol 20, Iss 1, Pp 1-12 (2020)

Abstract: Abstract Background To reflect the health literacy (HL) skills needed for managing type 2 diabetes (T2DM) in everyday life, HL in people with T2DM should be measured from a broader perspective than basic skills, such as proficiency in reading and writi...

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Establishing the HLS-Q12 short version of the European Health Literacy Survey Questionnaire: latent trait analyses applying Rasch modelling and confirmatory factor analysis

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMC Health Services Research, Vol 18, Iss 1, Pp 1-17 (2018)

Abstract: Abstract Background The European Health Literacy Survey Questionnaire (HLS-EU-Q47) is widely used in assessing health literacy (HL). There has been some controversy whether the comprehensive HLS-EU-Q47 data, reflecting a conceptual model of four cognit...

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Assessing adolescents’ perceived proficiency in critically evaluating nutrition information

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, Vol 15, Iss 1, Pp 1-13 (2018)

Abstract: Abstract Background Over the recent past, there has been an increase in nutrition information available to adolescents from various sources, which resulted into confusion and misinterpretation of the dietary advice. Results from international assessmen...

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Assessing adolescent self-efficacy in ‘body and health’ - Exploring the psychometric properties of the SEBH scale

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nordina: Nordic Studies in Science Education, Vol 15, Iss 2 (2019)

Abstract: Self-efficacy beliefs are significant predictors of achievement in education. However, majority of existing self-efficacy measures are rather ‘general’ and assess aggregated perceptions of students’ proficiencies within broad academic disciplines. Appl...

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Relating aspects of adolescents' critical nutrition literacy at the personal level.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nutrire; 12/23/2021, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p1-8, 8p

Abstract: Copyright of Nutrire is the property of Springer Nature and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or email artic...

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Health literacy: the missing link in improving the health of Somali immigrant women in Oslo

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMC Public Health, Vol 16, Iss 1, Pp 1-9 (2016)

Abstract: Abstract Background Existing studies report a positive association between inadequate health literacy and immigrant’s adverse health outcomes. Despite substantial research on this topic among immigrants, little is known about the level of health litera...

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Effects of the Conceptual Model of Health Literacy as a Risk: A Randomised Controlled Trial in a Clinical Dental Context

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, Vol 15, Iss 8, p 1630 (2018)

Abstract: Numerous conceptual models of health literacy have been proposed in the literature, but very few have been empirically validated in clinical contexts. The aim of this study was to test the effects of the conceptual model of health literacy as a risk in...

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Diabetes Risk by Length of Residence among Somali Women in Oslo Area

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Diabetes Research, Vol 2016 (2016)

Abstract: Type 2 diabetes represents a major health problem worldwide, with immigrants strongly contributing to the increase in diabetes in many countries. Norway is not immune to the process, and immigrants in the country are experiencing an increase in the pre...

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Beyond Culture and Language: Access to Diabetes Preventive Health Services among Somali Women in Norway

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Diabetes Research, Vol 2015 (2015)

Abstract: Despite the high prevalence of type 2 diabetes in some immigrant and refugee communities in Norway, there is very little information available on their utilization of diabetes prevention interventions, particularly for women from Somali immigrant commu...

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