Luís Saboga-Nunes

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BACKGROUND Children and young people constitute a core target group for health literacy research and practice: during childhood and youth, fundamental cognitive, physical and emotional development processes take place and health-related behaviours and skills develop. However, there is limited knowledge and academic consensus regarding the abilities and(More)
The game of tobacco use began in Europe in 1560 when the first tobacco seeds were sent from Lisbon to the king of France, by Jean Nicot. From kings' and nobles' exclusive use, it gradually and progressively became popular among the public, as a new player. Eighty-eight years ago (1929), Fritz Linkint, an extraordinary researcher in Germany, while reviewing(More)
Author details Centre for Prevention and Intervention in Childhood and Adolescence CPI, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany. National School of Public Health, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal. University of Suffolk, Ipswich, UK. Global Health Literacy Academy, Urmond, The Netherlands. University of Education, Freiburg i.Br, Germany. Robert(More)
Children whose parents have mental health issues respond to associated familial stressors with symptomatic behaviors and are, themselves, at considerably higher risk of developing serious mental health problems. Teachers are the most likely professionals who are able to recognize behavior changes and mental health needs of children. This article aims to(More)
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