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Regional Differences in Physical Appearance Identity among Young Adult Women in Thailand
(SAGE Publications, 2011-02)
Physical appearance concerns lead to serious health compromising behaviors among women in Thailand, but existing studies may not be generalizable to young women in Thailand. The purpose of this study was to examine differences ...
Salience of physical appearance characteristics among young women in Thailand
Our aim in the present study was to identify key components of physical appearance among young Thai women. Free listings, focus groups and pile sorting were used. One-hundred twenty young women generated 78 unique physical ...
Nursing Knowledge about Alcohol Use and Alcohol Problems in Women: a Review of the Literature
(SAGE Publications, 2010-07)
In this paper, we review the nursing empirical literature on alcohol and women‟s health published over the last five years (2005 to 2010). A total of 36 data-based papers authored by nurse investigators met eligibility ...
Self-Cognitions, Risk Factors for Alcohol Problems, and Drinking in Preadolescent Urban Youth
(Taylor & Francis, 2010-11-01)
We examined relationships between self-structure and known precursors for alcohol problems in 9-12 year old primarily Black and Latino youth (N=79). Parental alcohol problems and being female predicted few positive and ...
Attributes of the drinker prototype among Thai adolescents
(Cogent OA, 2018-07-19)
Favorability of and perceived similarity to the attributes of the prototypical teen drinker (a known risk factor for adolescent alcohol use) have not been examined in Thailand. The purpose of this study was to identify the ...
Drinker Identity: Key Risk Factor for Adolescent Alcohol Use
BACKGROUND: Adolescent alcohol use continues to be a critical public health problem with both short-term and long-term negative health consequences. Defining oneself in terms of alcohol, a drinking-related identity, has ...