Tag: "religiosity" at medical news
Religiosity May Be Instrumental In Preventing The Spread Of HIV-AIDS
...profit research organization. The study measured religiosity
by asking people to report how important religion ... study did not identify what specific component of religiosity
made a difference in sexual activity. However, he said two factors – moral beliefs and membership in...
Nurses Ease the Wounded Heart
...NSc and colleagues have found the spirituality and religiosity
that play prominently in African-American culture can influence health practices, beliefs, and outcomes. In a study among African-American women undergoing treatment for breast cancer, the research team saw significant positive correlations between s...
Understanding Stress Triggers for African Americans
...icide rate). But their research also reported that religiosity
served as a buffer and reduced the impact of the stressors. For African American businesses, we may need to study further the relationship between difficulty in business ownership and life stresses such as drinking and mental health problems. It co...
Iraqi’s Gripped with Insecurit
...aqis also exhibited internationally high levels of religiosity
and adherence to traditional values, albeit less than their Arab compatriots. What are the implications of this new data for democracy in Iraq? Despite the current turmoil 85% of all Iraqis believe democracy is the best form of government and "the...
Loneliness Peaks In 40-year-olds
... problem." Main Article: Social capital, age and religiosity
in people who are lonely. William Lauder, University of Dundee, UK; Kerry Mummery, Central Queensland University, Australia; Siobhan Sharkey, University of Stirling, UK. Journal of Clinical Nursing. Volume 15. Pages 334-340.Contact: Annette Whibleywo...