Christine W Abbyad

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INTRODUCTION Smoking prevalence rates in Lebanon are among the highest in the Eastern Mediterranean region. Few smoking cessation programs are offered in Lebanon and little is known about the preferences of Lebanese smokers for cessation treatment programs. OBJECTIVE To establish which attributes of smoking cessation programs are most important to(More)
Middle eastern children have seen too much war. We Lebanese look across the Syrian border and say: 'Thank God it is not us this time.' Having experienced numerous wars, we know the ramifications. Now the Syrian conflict has spilled over into Lebanon, we read weekly reports of more and more Syrians with children crossing the border.
Preparation for birthing has focused primarily on Caucasian women. No studies have explored African American women's birth preparation. From the perceptions of 12 African American maternity health-care providers, this study elicited perceptions of the ways in which pregnant African American women prepare for childbirth. Focus group participants answered(More)
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