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Does psychological resilience mediate the impact of social support on geriatric depression? An exploratory study among Chinese older adults in Singapore
Social support and resilience were considered to be two significant influential factors for depression in late life. The study aims to present a mediation model for understanding the interrelations among social support, ...
Examining the Influencing Factors of Exercise Intention Among Older Adults: A Controlled Study Between Exergame and Traditional Exercise
Promoting physical activities among older adults becomes an important component of successful aging. The aim of this study was to assess the influence of both exercise settings and player interaction patterns on exercise ...
A study of knowledge, attitudes, practices and health information-seeking related to Malaria-dengue prevention in India
Malaria and Dengue (M&D) affect more than 1.5 million people in India annually. Our study informs M&D prevention efforts by understanding knowledge, attitudes and practices related to preventive behaviours and health ...
Social media-based civic engagement for dengue prevention in Sri Lanka
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Personal protection behaviors against Malaria in India : urban attitudes and health info seeking preferences
Malaria and dengue are vector-borne infectious diseases that affect millions of adults and children and consume thousands of lives in India every year. Despite their recurring annual threat, evidence-based approaches to ...
A 21st century approach to tackling dengue : crowdsourced surveillance, predictive mapping and tailored communication
This paper describes a social media system to prevent dengue in Sri Lanka and potentially in the rest of the South and Southeast Asia regions. The system integrates three concepts of public health prevention that have thus ...
Game-based digital interventions for depression therapy : a systematic review and meta-analysis
The aim of this study was to review the existing literature on game-based digital interventions for depression systematically and examine their effectiveness through a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials (RCTs). ...
Overview of global health and wellness coaching training programmes
Health and wellness coaching (HWC) has emerged as an important vocation that complements traditional primary care and caregiving services. Although prior studies have reviewed HWC scientific literature, there is an apparent ...
Understanding the Twitter usage of humanities and social sciences academic journals
Scholarly communication has the scope to transcend the limitations of the physical world through social media’s extended coverage and shortened information paths. Accordingly, publishers have created profiles for their ...
Reasons for primary medication nonadherence : a systematic review and metric analysis
Background: The behavior of medication nonadherence is distinguished into primary and secondary nonadherence. Primary nonadherence (PNA) is not as thoroughly studied as secondary nonadherence. Objective: To explore and ...