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ISSN: 1545-1151 Volume 5: No. 3, July 2008
Published on June 16, 2008

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The special focus of this issue is healthy behaviors.

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FROM THE EDITOR IN CHIEF

  A72: Healthy Behavior: The Truth
  Lynne S. Wilcox

EDITORIALS

  A73: The Goal of Adequate Data
  Edward J. Sondik

ORIGINAL RESEARCH

PEER REVIEWED
  A74: National Trends and Disparities in the Incidence of Hepatocellular Carcinoma, 1998–2003
Faruque Ahmed, Joseph F. Perz, Sandy Kwong, Patricia M. Jamison, Carol Friedman, Beth P. Bell
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  A75: Association of Race/Ethnicity, Socioeconomic Status, Acculturation, and Environmental Factors with Risk of Overweight Among Adolescents in California, 2003
  Min Kyung Ahn, Hee-Soon Juon, Joel Gittelsohn
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  A76: Impact of Periodic Follow-Up Testing Among Urban American Indian Women With Impaired Fasting Glucose
Peg Allen, Janice L. Thompson, Carla J. Herman, Clifford Qualls, Deborah L. Helitzer, Ayn N. Whyte, Venita K. Wolfe
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  A77: Increasing Prevalence of Gestational Diabetes and Pregnancy-Related Hypertension in Los Angeles County, California, 1991–2003
Elizabeth Baraban, Lucie McCoy, Paul Simon
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  A78: Adult Tobacco Use Among Racial and Ethnic Groups Living in the United States, 2002–2005
  Ralph S. Caraballo, Sue Lin Yee, Joe Gfroerer, Sara A. Mirza
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  A79: Living With Ma’i Suka: Individual, Familial, Cultural, and Environmental Stress Among Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Their Caregivers in American Samoa
  Emily Elstad, Corabelle Tusiofo, Rochelle K. Rosen, Stephen T. McGarvey
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  A80: Tracking Chronic Disease and Risk Behavior Prevalence as Survey Participation Declines: Statistics From the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System and Other National Surveys
  Mansour Fahimi, Michael Link, Deborah A. Schwartz, Paul Levy, Ali Mokdad
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  A81: Oportunidades Program Participation and Body Mass Index, Blood Pressure, and Self-Reported Health in Mexican Adults
  Lia C. H. Fernald, Xiaohui Hou, Paul J. Gertler
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  A82: Exploring the Use of Little Cigars by Students at a Historically Black University
  David H. Jolly
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  A83: Strategies for Establishing Policy, Environmental, and Systems-Level Interventions for Managing High Blood Pressure and High Cholesterol in Health Care Settings: A Qualitative Case Study
  Dyann Matson Koffman, Sharon A. Granade, Victoria V. Anwuri
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  A84: Changes in Exposure to Secondhand Smoke Among Youth in Nebraska, 2002–2006
  Lazarous Mbulo
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  A85: Health Status, Physical Disability, and Obesity Among Adult Mississippians With Chronic Joint Symptoms or Doctor-Diagnosed Arthritis: Findings From the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2003
  Carl W. Miller, Nadine T. James, Peter J. Fos, Lei Zhang, Peggy Wall, Cindy Welch
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  A86: Self-Reported Prevalence of Chronic Diseases and Their Relation to Selected Sociodemographic Variables: A Study in INDEPTH Asian Sites, 2005
  Hoang Van Minh, Nawi Ng, Sanjay Juvekar, Abdur Razzaque, Ali Ashraf, Abdullahel Hadi, Kusol Soonthornthada, Tran Huu Bich, Uraiwan Kanungsukkasem, Peter Byass
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  A87: Exploring Use of Nontraditional Tobacco Products Through Focus Groups with Young Adult Smokers, 2002
  Patricia Richter, Ralph Caraballo, Nisha Gupta, Linda L. Pederson
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  A88: The Role of Culture, Environment, and Religion in the Promotion of Physical Activity Among Arab Israelis
  Kerem Shuval, Eyal Weissblueth, Mayer Brezis, Amira Araida, Zubaida Faridi, Ather Ali, David L. Katz
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  A89: Association of Smoking and Khat (Catha edulis Forsk) Use With High Blood Pressure Among Adults in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2006
  Fikru Tesfaye, Peter Byass, Yemane Berhane, Ruth Bonita, Stig Wall
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  A90: Investment in Safe Routes to School Projects: Public Health Benefits for the Larger Community
  Margaret Watson, Andrew L. Dannenberg
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COMMUNITY CASE STUDIES

PEER REVIEWED
  A91: Increasing Access to Places for Physical Activity Through a Joint Use Agreement: A Case Study in Urban Honolulu
  Lehua B. Choy, Meghan D. McGurk, Reid Tamashiro, Blythe Nett, Jay E. Maddock
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  A92: Employer Adoption of Evidence-Based Chronic Disease Prevention Practices: A Pilot Study
  Jeffrey R. Harris, Jeffrey Cross, Peggy A. Hannon, Eustacia Mahoney, Sarah Ross-Viles, Alan Kuniyuki
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SPECIAL TOPICS

PEER REVIEWED
  A93: Use of Peer Groupings to Assess County Public Health Status
  Norma Kanarek, Ron Bialek, Jennifer Stanley
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  A94: Community Health Status Indicators Project: The Development of a National Approach to Community Health
  Marilyn Metzler, Norma Kanarek, Keisher Highsmith, Ron Bialek, Roger Straw, Ione Auston, Jennifer Stanley, Richard Klein
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  A95: A Framework for Addressing the Global Obesity Epidemic Locally: The Child Health Ecological Surveillance System (CHESS)
  Ronald C. Plotnikoff, Penny Lightfoot, Linda Barrett, Carla Spinola, Gerry Predy
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TOOLS AND TECHNIQUES

  A96: Community Health Status Indicators: Adding a Geospatial Component
  Janet L. Heitgerd, Andrew L. Dent, James B. Holt, Kimberlee A. Elmore, Koren Melfi, Jennifer M. Stanley, Keisher Highsmith, Norma Kanarek, Karen Frederickson Comer, Marilyn M. Metzler, Brian Kaplan
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  A97: Use of BRFSS Data and GIS Technology for Rapid Public Health Response During Natural Disasters
James B. Holt, Ali H. Mokdad, Earl S. Ford, Eduardo J. Simoes, William P. Bartoli, George A. Mensah
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  A98: Bringing Up Students in the Healthy Lifestyle Multiplier Students Program, São Paulo, Brazil
Rachel Lima Zanetta, Moacyr Roberto Cuce Nobre, Inês Lancarotte
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REVIEWS

PEER REVIEWED
  A99: Addressing the Threat of Chronic Diseases in Oman
  Jawad A. Al-Lawati, Ruth Mabry, Ali Jaffer Mohammed

PEER REVIEWED
  A100: Children’s Active Commuting to School: Current Knowledge and Future Directions
  Kirsten K. Davison, Jessica L. Werder, Catherine T. Lawson

BOOK REVIEW

  A101: Global Perspectives on Health Promotion Effectiveness
  Crystal Biruk

LETTERS

  A102: The Subtle Violence of the Caregiving Crisis
  Jayne Cagle

  A103: Alzheimer’s Disease: A Major Challenge in the Effective Treatment of Depression in the Elderly
  Shailendra Kapoor

  A104: Using the Italian Surveillance System (PASSI) as a Model to Track Health Conditions and Risk Behaviors in Corsica
  Pascal Vignally, Sandro Baldissera, Nancy Binkin, Jean Arrighi, Jean Pierre Amoros

ERRATUM

  A105: Erratum, Vol 4: Issue 2

 



 



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