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A local perspective on diarrheal illness has been shown to enhance control strategies for diarrheal disease in traditional rural settings. We aimed to assess caregivers’ understandings of childhood general and diarrheal illness, in one rural community in Vanuatu, to help formulate control strategies for preventing diarrheal disease. This was a descriptive(More)
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  • The International journal of the addictions
  • 1976
A proposed typology of the street roles of female addicts was tested through interviews with 62 female addicts. Five role types are identified which are distinct from one another and exhaust the range of roles reported by respondents. A number of limitations to the typology are isolated and discussed.
A great deal of the literature on addiction is devoted to analyses of the relation between drugs of addiction and crime among males. The few studies which have undertaken to describe the relationship between crime and addiction in females have generally concluded that addicted females either become prostitutes or they commit crimes against property. This(More)