Articles

Elsevier,

Pediatric Clinics of North America, Volume 68, Issue 2, April 2021, Pages 339-349

This article advances SDGs 3 and 16 by explaining how among the world’s approximately 2 billion children, estimated 1.00 to 1.25 billion experience violence annually and describes the range of types of injuries and their immediate and long-term impacts on child outcomes.
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Heliyon, Volume 7, April 2021

The aim of this study was to assess the levels of depression, coping skills, and quality of life and their correlates among a sample of Jordanian adults aged ≥18 years during the COVID-19 lockdown implemented in Jordan. This information may help in the development of appropriate psychological interventions aimed at improving mental health and quality of life among at-risk groups during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Elsevier,

Heliyon, Volume 7, April 2021

This study aims to explore the psychosocial and emotional problems of advanced cancer patients in India.
Elsevier,

Current Opinion in Green and Sustainable Chemistry, 2021, 100503,

A review of techniques used to anlyze microplastics: are they green?
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General and Comparative Endocrinology, Volume 304, 1 April 2021

The clown anemonefish (Amphiprion ocellaris) is a common model species in studies assessing the impact of climate changes on tropical coral fish physiology, metabolism, growth, and stress. However, the basic endocrine principles for the control of food intake and energy homeostasis, under normal and elevated sea temperatures, in this species remain unknown. In this work, we studied food intake and growth in clown anemonefish reared at different temperatures and with different food availability. We also analyzed expression of genes in the melanocortin system, which is believed to be involved in the control of appetite and feeding behavior.The melanocortin system aids in modifying food intake in response to climate change.
Elsevier,

Energy for Sustainable Development, Volume 61, April 2021

Presents an analysis of the path towards a clean energy transition in rural areas.
Elsevier,

Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, Volume 93, April 2021

Examines factors affecting public support for restrictions on air travel to combat climate change.
Elsevier,

Trends in Food Science and Technology, Volume 110, April 2021

Sustainable food chain and food security could be improved by entomophagy: low risk of zoonotic diseases, high production rate and more sustainable than livestock.
Elsevier,

Lancet Global Health, Volume 9, Issue 6, June 2021, Pages e782–e792.

This article addresses SDG 3 and 10 by characterising the spread of COVID-19 in Brazil, showing that existing socioeconomic inequalities, rather than age or health status, determined the initial course of the epidemic. Areas with high socioeconomic vulnerability were disproportionately affected, and these results suggest that targeted policies are needed to protect the most vulnerable groups.
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Current Opinion in Environmental Science and Health, Volume 20, April 2021

One Health approach addresses good health and well-being at different levels of environment and human health . In this example One Health integrates antibiotic resistance among humans, animals, and the environment. Understanding this valuable and insightful process will help to restore biodiversity and ecosystems heading to a healthy planet.

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