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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2005) 30 (6): 1178–1182.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Brian K. Finch Dalton Conley, Kate W. Strully, and Neil G. Bennett. The Starting Gate: Birth Weight and Life Chances. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2003. 258 pp. $55.00 cloth; $21.95 paper. © 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Adams, M. 2001 . Validity of Birth...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2016) 41 (3): 453–461.
Published: 01 June 2016
... nonoverweight peers (Cluss et al. 2014 ). Estimated yearly average costs to treat obese children exceed three times those required to treat children of a healthy weight (Spradlin et al. 2012 ). Children who are obese have a higher risk of developing habits that lead to obesity and similar health issues in...
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Published: 01 December 2013
Figure 2 Assessing the Quality of Life Weight of “Mild Eating Disorders” Figure 2. Assessing the Quality of Life Weight of “Mild Eating Disorders” More
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2005) 30 (5): 785–802.
Published: 01 October 2005
....” “I say it’s spinach, and I say the hell with it.” Editor’s Note Weighting for Godot Something interesting happened in early 2002. Americans began to see obesity as an important national problem. This change was...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2005) 30 (5): 869–923.
Published: 01 October 2005
... the nature and consequences of excess body weight. While members of the fat acceptance groups embrace a body diversity frame, presenting fatness as a natural and largely inevitable form of diversity, members of the antiobesity camp frame higher weights as risky behavior akin to smoking, implying that...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2004) 29 (6): 1073–1108.
Published: 01 December 2004
... they document that interactions between parental low birth weight status and prenatal environment are associated with the risk of a low birth weight, and that interactions between a child's birth weight status and early childhood environment are associated with adult socioeconomic outcomes. In this...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2012) 37 (3): 551–557.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Rebekah E. Gee; Michelle M. Alletto; Anthony E. Keck Louisiana ranks forty-ninth nationally in birth outcomes indicators such as infant mortality and in the percentage of low birth weight and very low birth weight babies. This article describes the formation of the Birth Outcomes Initiative, a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2016) 41 (3): 463–472.
Published: 01 June 2016
... question whether anything works to prevent or reduce obesity. In this essay I review the evidence on the effectiveness of antiobesity programs. Although some programs have had negligible effects, others have had small beneficial effects on diet, physical activity, and weight. Nutrition labels on packaged...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2016) 41 (6): 1061–1081.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Wendy E. Parmet Abstract This essay argues that it matters for the fate of health policies challenged in court whether courts consider health merely as a policy goal that must be subordinate to law, or as a legal norm warranting legal weight and consideration. Applying population-based legal...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2005) 30 (5): 803–838.
Published: 01 October 2005
... child malnutrition. Spanning the first three decades of the twentieth century, the malnutrition crisis arose from the confluence of many different events including the invention of nutrition science and new standards for height and weight; international food crises created by world war; the rise of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2001) 26 (2): 327–368.
Published: 01 April 2001
... the author's earlier and controversial proposal to establish a voluntary federal program for certifying guidelines and directing courts to give certified CPGs greater weight in healthcare litigation. © 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 American Medical Association. 1993 . Statement to the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1994) 19 (3): 555–582.
Published: 01 June 1994
... (registered nurse staffing and resident care management practices) is estimated by weighted two-stage least squares regression. Results suggest that the quality effects of indicators of competition vary and that market concentration may not diminish quality-based competition. Proposals for nursing home...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2012) 37 (2): 201–226.
Published: 01 April 2012
... with smoking cessation and weight loss, have thus far shown little long-term effect, although more research that tests the effectiveness of different incentive mechanism designs, informed by the findings of behavioral economics, ought to be undertaken. Many practical, political, ethical, and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2013) 38 (1): 89–122.
Published: 01 February 2013
... public are involved, what weight they have in influencing decisions, how they are recruited and supported, and how potential conflicts of interests are addressed. Different emphases on rationales and drivers behind public engagement partly reflect the respective political environments. Interviewees...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 7611623.
Published: 07 June 2019
... models with weekly county-level Marketplace application data from 1,476 counties in 37 states to estimate the incremental enrollment loss in the postinauguration period. Findings: Estimates indicate a population-weighted decline of over 700 applications per county-week during the final 2 weeks of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2013) 38 (6): 1129–1148.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Richard Cookson Abstract In 2009 the UK National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) announced that its health technology appraisal committees would henceforth give special additional weight to health gains from life-extending end-of-life treatments. This was a response to mounting...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2014) 39 (5): 971–988.
Published: 01 October 2014
... hierarchy, to promote homogeneity, narrow-mindedness, and moralism about how to live one's life, and to cover for discrimination based on health, weight, income, age, pregnancy, and disability. Copyright © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Wellness has been around for a while now, and critiques...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2017) 42 (4): 645–666.
Published: 01 August 2017
... Proposed Rulemaking asserting its intention to regulate ENDS and requesting public comments on numerous related issues, including potential limits on the sale of flavored ENDS. This article analyzes key comments submitted to the FDA on the issue of flavor regulation in ENDS and examines the weight and...
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Published: 01 June 2019
Figure 2 County-level changes in gubernatorial turnout (2002–6) and TennCare enrollment (2004–6), weighted by population. Sources : Tennessee secretary of state, TennCare annual reports. Notes : Larger circles represent more populous counties. Moore County omitted for display purposes. Line More
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Published: 01 June 2019
Figure 3 County-level changes in gubernatorial Democratic two-party vote share (2002–6) and TennCare enrollment (2004–6), weighted by population. Sources : Tennessee secretary of state, TennCare annual reports. Notes : Larger circles represent more populous counties. Moore County omitted for More