Tobacco Control Talks: Tobacco Control Policies Matter: Global Evidence from the International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project (The ITC Project)

Tobacco Control Talks: Tobacco Control Policies Matter: Global Evidence from the International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project (The ITC Project)

The World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA) Tobacco Control Working Group is organizing “Tobacco Control Talks”, inviting leading experts to discuss crucial tobacco control issues. Join the working group as each talk aims to be educational, inspiring, and useful for tobacco

Short-term impact of the COVID-19 confinement measures on health behaviours and weight gain among adults in Belgium

Short-term impact of the COVID-19 confinement measures on health behaviours and weight gain among adults in Belgium

Sabine Drieskens, Nicolas Berger, Stefanie Vandevijvere, Lydia Gisle, Elise Braekman, Rana Charafeddine, Karin De Ridder & Stefaan Demarest  Archives of Public Health Volume 79, Article number: 22 (2021)  Abstract Background In Belgium, confinement measures were introduced on the 13th of March 2020 to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). These measures

Reducing contacts to stop SARS-CoV-2 transmission during the second pandemic wave in Brussels, Belgium, August to November 2020

Reducing contacts to stop SARS-CoV-2 transmission during the second pandemic wave in Brussels, Belgium, August to November 2020

Brecht Ingelbeen, Laurène Peckeu, Marie Laga, Ilona Hendrix, Inge Neven, Marianne AB van der Sande, Esther van Kleef Eurosurveillance. Volume 26, Issue 7, 18/Feb/2021 Abstract To evaluate the effect of physical distancing and school reopening in Brussels between August and November 2020, we monitored changes in

Attitudes of healthcare workers towards COVID-19 vaccination: a survey in France and French-speaking parts of Belgium and Canada, 2020

Attitudes of healthcare workers towards COVID-19 vaccination: a survey in France and French-speaking parts of Belgium and Canada, 2020

Pierre Verger, Dimitri Scronias, Nicolas Dauby, Kodzo Awoenam Adedzi6, Cathy Gobert, Maxime Bergeat, Arnaud Gagneur, Eve Dubé  Eurosurveillance, Volume 26, Issue 3, 21/Jan/2021  Abstract In October and November 2020, we conducted a survey of 2,678 healthcare workers (HCWs) involved in general

The association between migration and smoke-free families: how do migrants from different world regions compare?

The association between migration and smoke-free families: how do migrants from different world regions compare?

Martin Mlinarić, Emma Kohler, Anton E Kunst, Vincent Lorant, Arja Rimpelä, Laura Hoffmann, Daniela Anastasi, Matthias Richter European Journal of Public Health, ckaa241, https://doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/ckaa241Published: 06 January 2021 Abstract BACKGROUND Studies on adolescent secondhand smoke exposure within the family often dichotomously operationalize migration