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Factors Associated With Substance Use Disorders Among Traumatized Homeless Youth
This study aimed to identify homeless youths’ lifestyle and trauma-related risk factors as well as protective factors associated with alcohol use disorder or no disorder and drug use disorder or no… Expand
The role of neighborhood economic context on physical activity among children: Evidence from the Geographic Research on Wellbeing (GROW) study.
Less than half of young children in the U.S. meet physical activity recommendations. While neighborhood economic context has been shown to be associated with physical activity, it is unknown whether… Expand
Young children's internalizing and externalizing behaviors after mothers exit welfare: Comparisons with children of non-welfare mothers
Although not part of its stated aims, current welfare legislation is assumed to benefit children through increased parental employment and self-sufficiency. Research findings on the extent to which… Expand
Sense of Belonging and Youth Suicidal Behaviors: What Do Communities and Schools Have to Do with It?
ABSTRACT Situating Thomas Joiner’s concept of belonging within an ecological perspective, this study examined the associations between school and community belonging and suicidal ideation and… Expand
Substance use and use disorders and treatment receipt among adults in families receiving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), 2003-2014.
BACKGROUND/PURPOSE Legalization of marijuana for medical and/or recreational use in some U.S. states has increased attention to substance use and related problems. However, little attention has been… Expand
Preparation of a Bead-Type Methylated Sericin Drug Delivery Carrier for the Treatment of Helicobacter pylori Infection
How Early do Social Determinants of Health Begin to Operate? Results From the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study
Purpose From a life course perspective, important insights about how social determinants of health operate can be gained by analyzing the various forms that social climate can take in different life… Expand
The Role of Authoritative and Authoritarian Parenting in the Early Academic Achievement of Latino Students
Early academic achievement has been shown to predict high school completion, but there have been few studies of the predictors of early academic success focused on Latino students. Using longitudinal… Expand
Trauma and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Among Homeless Young Adults: The Importance of Victimization Experiences in Childhood and Once Homeless
Homelessness itself is traumatic, and more than half of homeless young adults have also experienced abuse as children and/or victimization while homeless. These experiences increase the likelihood of… Expand
Residence in unsafe neighborhoods is associated with active transportation among poor women: Geographic Research on Wellbeing (GROW) Study
Abstract This study investigated associations of neighborhood context with active transportation among women with children after controlling for sociodemographic variables. We used data from the… Expand