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A Comparative Study of Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use Among Heterosexually and Lesbian Identified Women: Data from the ESTHER Project (Pittsburgh, PA, 2003-2006)
(Mary Ann Liebert, 2010-11)
Objectives: The prevalence of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use among women in the United States is high. Little is known about how CAM use may differ based on sexual orientation. Study aims were to measure ...
African-American adolescent girls' initiation of sexual activity: survival analysis
Purpose: African American adolescent females tend to initiate participation in sexual activity at an earlier age than Caucasian adolescent females. Early initial participation in sexual activity is associated with increased ...
Nursing Knowledge about Alcohol Use and Alcohol Problems in Women: a Review of the Literature
(SAGE Publications, 2010-07)
In this paper, we review the nursing empirical literature on alcohol and women‟s health published over the last five years (2005 to 2010). A total of 36 data-based papers authored by nurse investigators met eligibility ...
Sexual Victimization and Hazardous Drinking Among Heterosexual and Sexual Minority Women
Aims: Although research shows that sexual minority women report high rates of lifetime sexual victimization and high rates of hazardous drinking, investigators have yet to explore the relationships between sexual ...