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Effects of municipal boundaries measured by combining urban scaling and spatial interaction.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of the Royal Society, Interface [J R Soc Interface] 2023 Jan; Vol. 20 (198), pp. 20220775. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Jan 11.

Abstract: Urban scaling, the superlinear increase of socio-economic measures with increasing population, is a well-researched phenomenon. This article is focused on socio-economic performance scaling, which could possibly be driven by increasing returns of the s...

Urban-rural disparities in childhood obesogenic environments in the United States: Application of differing rural definitions.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The Journal of rural health : official journal of the American Rural Health Association and the National Rural Health Care Association [J Rural Health] 2023 Jan; Vol. 39 (1), pp. 121-135. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 30.

Abstract: Background: Research is needed that identifies environmental resource disparities and applies multiple rural definitions. Therefore, this study aims to examine urban-rural differences in food and physical activity (PA) environment resource availability...

The Impact of Health Insurance Policy on the Fertility Intention of Rural Floating Population in China: Empirical Evidence from Cross-Sectional Data.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Dec 22; Vol. 20 (1). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Dec 22.

Abstract: Declining total fertility rates pose a severe challenge to the economy, society, culture, and politics of any region. Low fertility rates among China's rural floating population with strong fertility are aggravating these challenges. Previous research ...

Urban-rural disparities in diabetes-related mortality in the USA 1999-2019.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Diabetologia [Diabetologia] 2022 Dec; Vol. 65 (12), pp. 2078-2083. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 10.

Abstract: Aims/hypothesis: Our study aimed to examine the trends in diabetes-related mortality in urban and rural areas in the USA over the past two decades.Methods: We examined the trends in diabetes-related mortality (as the underlying or a contributing cause ...

Rural-Urban Differences in Physical Activity Tracking and Engagement in a Web-Based Platform.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Public health reports (Washington, D.C. : 1974) [Public Health Rep] 2023 Jan-Feb; Vol. 138 (1), pp. 76-84. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jan 21.

Abstract: Objectives: Despite the well-established health benefits of regular participation in physical activity, most adults do not meet recommended exercise guidelines. In rural communities, limited local resources and geographic dispersion make engaging in re...

Effect of health system on the association of rurality and level of disadvantage with receipt of diabetic eye screening.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMJ open diabetes research & care [BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care] 2022 Dec; Vol. 10 (6).

Abstract: Introduction: Rural versus urban disparities have been observed in diabetic eye screening, but whether the level of disadvantage in rural versus urban areas is related to these disparities is unclear. Our goal was to determine the role of level of disa...

Comparing Effects of FOXO3 and Residing in Urban Areas on Longevity: A Gene-Environment Interaction Study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences [J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci] 2022 Aug 12; Vol. 77 (8), pp. 1549-1556.

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Abstract: Forkhead box O3 (FOXO3) is a candidate longevity gene. Urban residents are also positively associated with longer life expectancy. We conducted a gene-environment interaction to assess the synergistic effect of FOXO3 and urban/rural environments on mor...

Patterns and predictors of elevated blood pressure and hypertension among primary school children in urban Kenya.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of hypertension [J Hypertens] 2022 Dec 01; Vol. 40 (12), pp. 2513-2520. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 29.

Abstract: Objective: We examined the prevalence of elevated blood pressure (BP) and hypertension among 390 primary school children of different socioeconomic status (SES) in two urban settings in Kenya and explored the association between children's BP status an...

Delineation of the Urban-Rural Boundary through Data Fusion: Applications to Improve Urban and Rural Environments and Promote Intensive and Healthy Urban Development.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2021 Jul 05; Vol. 18 (13). Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jul 05.

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Abstract: As one of the most important methods for limiting urban sprawl, the accurate delineation of the urban-rural boundary not only promotes the intensive use of urban resources, but also helps to alleviate the urban issues caused by urban sprawl, realizing ...

Problems and Strategies of Allocating Public Service Resources in Rural Areas in the Context of County Urbanization.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Nov 07; Vol. 19 (21). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 07.

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Abstract: Imbalances in allocating public service resources are a universal problem worldwide, especially in urban and rural areas. As a developing country with a significant imbalance between urban and rural areas, China is representative of the unbalanced allo...

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