Global Standards for Quality Health Care Services for Adolescents

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 9:46 am

Adolescents (aged 10 – 19 years) are unique. Not only is adolescence a period of life when people are particularly ...

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HIV After 40 in Rural South Africa: A Life Course Approach to HIV Vulnerability Among Middle Aged and Older Adults

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 9:43 am

Social Science & Medicine. Volume 143, October 2015, Pages 204–212. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.08.023 Highlights South Africa will soon have the world’s largest population of ...

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The Development of a New Condom Use Expectancy Scale for At-Risk Adults

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 9:40 am

Social Science & Medicine. Volume 143, October 2015, Pages 179–184. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.08.053 Highlights Used self-generated condom use outcomes to generate a questionnaire. Confirmed ...

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Conceptualising Quality of Life Outcomes for Women Participating in Testing for Sexually Transmitted Infections

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 9:37 am

Conceptualising quality of life outcomes for women participating in testing for sexually transmitted infections: A systematic review and meta-synthesis of ...

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Developing Gender: The Medical Treatment of Transgender Young People

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 9:33 am

Social Science & Medicine. Volume 143, October 2015, Pages 262–270 doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.11.031 Highlights Explores the medical treatment of transgender young people as an ...

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Contraceptive Dynamics in Rural Northern Malawi: A Prospective Longitudinal Study,

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 9:30 am

Women’s Responses to Survey Questions on Contraceptive Use May Overestimate Actual Protection from Unintended Pregnancy International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive ...

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Education Sector Response to Early and Unintended Pregnancy: A Review of Country Experiences in Sub-Saharan Africa

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 5:30 am

This report highlights key inconsistencies and gaps in education sector responses to adolescent pregnancy and motherhood in six countries in sub-Saharan ...

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Impact of Hospital Delivery on Child Mortality: An Analysis of Adolescent Mothers in Bangladesh

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 5:29 am

Social Science & Medicine. Volume 143, October 2015, Pages 194–203. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.08.003 Highlights We assess the causal impact of hospital delivery may influence ...

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The Adolescent Brain and the Global Fight Against Adolescent Motherhood

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 5:28 am

Fertile bodies, immature brains?: A genealogical critique of neuroscientific claims regarding the adolescent brain and of the global fight against ...

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A Fresh Look at the Level of Unmet Need for Family Planning in the Postpartum Period, Its Causes And Program Implications

Posted on October 7, 2015 at 9:28 am

Starting Contraception Soon After a Birth May Not Work for All Women Who Want to Space Pregnancies International Perspectives on ...

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