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

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

Real-time monitoring shows substantial excess all-cause mortality during second wave of COVID-19 in Europe, October to December 2020

Real-time monitoring shows substantial excess all-cause mortality during second wave of COVID-19 in Europe, October to December 2020

Sarah K. Nørgaard, Lasse S. Vestergaard, Jens Nielsen, Lukas Richter, Daniela Schmid, Natalia Bustos, Toon Braye, Maria Athanasiadou, Theodore Lytras, Gleb Denissov, Tatjana Veideman, Oskari Luomala, Teemu Möttönen, Anne Fouillet, Céline Caserio-Schönemann, Matthias an der Heiden, Helmut Uphoff, Kassiani Gkolfinopoulou,

Performance du système de santé belge : Évaluation de l’équité | De performantie van het Belgische gezondheidssysteem: evaluatie van de billijkheid

Performance du système de santé belge : Évaluation de l’équité | De performantie van het Belgische gezondheidssysteem: evaluatie van de billijkheid

KCE Reports 334B (2020)English | Français | Nederlands Tout le monde n’est malheureusement pas en bonne santé et certains ont davantage besoin d’avoir recours aux soins de santé que d’autres. Dans notre système belge, basé sur la solidarité, on tente

Recommendations for a Health literacy Policy Plan for Belgium: Learning from experiences of other countries

Recommendations for a Health literacy Policy Plan for Belgium: Learning from experiences of other countries

S Van Den Broucke, K Rondia, J Adriaenssens, L Kohn European Journal of Public Health, Volume 30, Issue Supplement_5, September 2020, ckaa165.1400, https://doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/ckaa165.1400Published: 30 September 2020 Abstract BACKGROUND In Belgium, the past decade has seen a large number of initiatives by various

Validity of self-reported mammography uptake in the Belgian health interview survey: selection and reporting bias

Validity of self-reported mammography uptake in the Belgian health interview survey: selection and reporting bias

Finaba Berete, Johan Van der Heyden, Stefaan Demarest, Rana Charafeddine, Jean Tafforeau, Herman Van Oyen, Olivier Bruyère, Françoise Renard European Journal of Public Health, ckaa217, https://doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/ckaa217 Abstract BACKGROUND The validity of self-reported mammography uptake is often questioned. We assessed the related