Age and gender differences in health risk perception.

@article{Kim2018AgeAG,
  title={Age and gender differences in health risk perception.},
  author={Youngho Kim and Inkyoung Park and Soojin Kang},
  journal={Central European journal of public health},
  year={2018},
  volume={26 1},
  pages={
          54-59
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The current study investigated how adolescents perceive their own health risks and compare their own likelihood of health risks with that of others of the same age. Moreover, the study identified the differences in health risk perceptions between males and females. METHODS A total of 625 adolescents (314 males and 311 females) from the Nowon district, geographically located in northern Seoul, voluntarily participated. In order to measure health risk perceptions a Korean version of… CONTINUE READING

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