Social Change

Digital and social media opportunities for dietary behaviour change.

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May 22, 2015

The way that people communicate, consume media and seek and receive information is changing. Forty per cent of the world's population now has an internet connection, the average global social media penetration is 39% and 1·5 billion people have internet access via mobile phone.

eHealth interventions for HIV prevention.

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Jul 03, 2012

The rapidly changing media landscape and proliferation of new technologies creates vast new opportunities for HIV prevention. The fast growth of the relatively new eHealth field is a testament to the excitement and promise of these new technologies.

Key forecasts shaping nursing's perfect storm.

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Apr 06, 2007

Perfect storms abound in nursing and healthcare. How we plan for them and how we forecast effectively which ones will have tremendous impact on how we lead the profession is a challenge to anyone who is or will be a leader.

Health systems in an interconnected world: a view from Nigeria.

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Jul 22, 2011

The benefits of an interconnected world for health care remain untapped. As a result of the politics of inequality between rich and poor countries, one or a few health systems are set up as models.