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Demography (1989) 26 (4): 679–690.
Published: 01 November 1989
...Stewart E. Tolnay Abstract The effect of venereal disease on black fertility is estimated for six Deep South states around 1940. Several relevant control variables are introduced, including characteristics of the socioeconomic environment and measures of possible diffusion processes that might have...
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Demography (1994) 31 (4): 615–631.
Published: 01 November 1994
... Fertility Decline Venereal Disease References Alter G. ( 1992 ). Theories of Fertility Decline: A Nonspecialist’s Guide to the Current Debate . In J.R. Gillis , L.A. Tilly , & D. Levine (Eds.), The European Experience of Declining Fertility, 1850-1970: The Quiet...
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Demography (1991) 28 (2): 229–247.
Published: 01 May 1991
... production, resulting in poor semen quality) is venereal disease, such as gonorrhea or chlamydia (Sherris and Fox 1983). The WFS surveys contain information only about women's reproductive histories. They provide, neither medical data related to factors that directly cause sterility nor information on female...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1949–1972.
Published: 01 September 2017
.... 2007 ; Lucas 2013 ; Rose 1989 ). According to the earliest data available (Maxcy 1923 ), African American malaria mortality rates were at least twice as high as white rates during the period 1919–1921. Venereal disease and hookworm also affected African American and white fertility rates...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 574–577.
Published: 01 June 1966
... to venereal disease. The core of the development of the monographs dealing with the disease topics, and accidents, homicide, and sui- cide, is a tabulation program involving specific and age-adjusted death rates based upon the deaths in the United States for the three-year period 1959-61 and the 1960 census...
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Demography (1981) 18 (2): 157–172.
Published: 01 May 1981
... a modernization-related fertility increase. The African data revealed that an increase in natural fertility was pri- marily caused by improvements in health, more specifically by a reduction in steril- ity attributed to venereal diseases and, to some extent, by the breakdown of cus- toms of prolonged post-natal...
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Demography (1972) 9 (4): 521–529.
Published: 01 November 1972
..., venereal disease rates, and other pathologies." This conclusion finds no support in a study of Hong Kong by the same researcher 20 or in other studies that have dealt with the problem.F' In a very careful review of the re- search literature John Cassell concluded that there is no demonstrable direct ef...
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Demography (2006) 43 (4): 747–769.
Published: 01 November 2006
.... , Franceschi , S. , Decarli , A. , Fasoli , M. , Gentile , A. , Parazzini , F. , & Regallo , M. ( 1986 ). Sexual Factors, Venereal Diseases, and the Risk of Intraepithelial and Invasive Cervical Neoplasia . Cancer , 58 , 935 – 41 . 10.1002/1097-0142(19860815)58:4<935::AID...
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Demography (2014) 51 (2): 367–386.
Published: 04 February 2014
... for the Department of Health than it had in 1921. This move was explained in the Department’s annual report in quite plain terms: the appropriations for the Bureau of Child Hygiene and the Bureau of Venereal Disease Control were being reduced because both would be receiving federal monies for their work (New Jersey...
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Demography (1973) 10 (4): 679–684.
Published: 01 November 1973
... in the event of a mishap, it is not obvious that women should subject themselves to any of the side effects attendant upon using the pill or the IUD. Since the condom also protects from venereal disease, it remains an ideal method for use during what may be casual sexual contacts. The risks are not justifiable...
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Demography (2022) 59 (4): 1299–1323.
Published: 01 August 2022
.... ( 1989 ). A new look at the effect of venereal disease on Black fertility: The deep south in 1940 . Demography , 26 , 679 – 690 . Trottier H. , & Franco E. L. ( 2006 ). The epidemiology of genital human papillomavirus infection . Vaccine , 24 ( Suppl. 1 ), S4 – S15...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 525–538.
Published: 01 March 1968
...- mated 1.5 million persons infected by tuberculosis and about 154,000 known active cases with the disease. Venereal disease, in 1966, included about 110,000 cases with syphilis and 335,000 with gonorrhea. A host of other infectious and parasitic diseases might be mentioned, each of which, though small...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 578–589.
Published: 01 June 1968
... as a prophylactic device against veneral disease. The first rUCD was inserted by Erenus in 1964.u Oral contraceptives were marketed in 1966; vaginal creams and foam tablets in 1967. In order to get an idea of the extent to which contraceptives are used in Turkey, one can use the results of special surveys...
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Demography (2021) 58 (4): 1473–1498.
Published: 01 August 2021
... distribution of penicillin in Italy by the U.S. Army started with the main intent of using it to treat the spreading of venereal diseases.) ENDIMEA (Ente Nazionale Distribuzione Medicinali agli Alleati) was established to resolve this problem, beginning its work on October 1, 1944. On January 1, 1945, each...
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Demography (1993) 30 (3): 297–313.
Published: 01 August 1993
... and group influence; knowledge of AIDS; and attitudes toward AIDS, prostitutes, condoms, alcohol, and risk. The last section of the questionnaire contained a few potentially sensitive questions about the respondent's past experience with venereal disease, homosexual contact, and IV drug use. We chose...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 386–398.
Published: 01 March 1965
... as tuberculosis and venereal disease became prevalent. 37 Mortality figures from the cities of Mo- bile, Charleston, Savannah, and New Orleans, available for most of the nine- teenth century, indicate that Negro crude death rates after the war generally ex- ceeded the pre-war mortality rate. The highest death...
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Demography (1989) 26 (3): 485–498.
Published: 01 August 1989
... in cohort parity distributions: Implications for fertility in the 1980s . In G. E. Hendershot , & P. J. Placek (Eds.), Predicting Fertility (pp. 169 – 184 ). Lexington, Mass. : Lexington Books . McFalls , J. A. ( 1973 ). The impact of venereal disease on the fertility...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 855–865.
Published: 01 June 1968
... some method of birth control before being admitted to the program. Of them 46 percent had used withdrawal, 17 the condom, and the rest several other methods. In 1948 a sample of women attending the Department of Health clinics for venereal diseases, tuberculosis, pre-natal and post-natal services were...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 800–810.
Published: 01 June 1968
..., the service of medical control does not permit the import, manufacture, or sale of prod- ucts labeled as contraceptives. Neverthe- less the condom is sold as a preventive of venereal diseases and the pills are sold as drugs used in gynecology for ovulation control and medical regularization, but the law has...
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Demography (1999) 36 (4): 429–443.
Published: 01 November 1999
..., and seizure disorders). Infectious and parasitic dis- eases may have acted as chronic conditions (e.g., hook- worm, malaria, TB, venereal disease) that affected health outcomes by increasing susceptibility to secondary infec- tions and comorbidities. Our findings hint of a world in 1880 marked...