Health and wellbeing

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In support of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, celebrated on 25 November 2022, Elsevier is proud to share a curated special issue with 25 freely available journal articles and 8 book chapters, as well as a podcast.
This Article supports SDGs 3 and 10 by examining socioeconomic inequalities in the 90−90−90 target that affect access to testing and treatment among men, women, and adolescents living with HIV, calling for governments to scale up equitable 95−95−95 target interventions prioritising the reduction of inequalities related to age, rural-urban residence, education, and wealth.
This article ties to SDG 3. In this article the question: "Does internal conflict erode national identity in Sub-Saharan Africa?" is explored in the context of the 2012 Tuareg rebellion in Mali.
This article ties to SDG 3. This systematic review aimed to provide an overview of research investigating the association between potential biomarkers and the development of PTSD or posttraumatic stress symptoms
Banner image graphic showing people holding up signs; caption reads Unite to end the inequalities holding back the end of AIDS
Elsevier is proud to support World AIDS Day on 1st December by making freely available a special issue of 40 journal articles and book chapters, highlighting various issues around AIDS.
This article ties to SDG 3. It outlines some of the epidemiology of the consequences of war, the mental health sequelae specifically, and the complexity of providing culturally and contextually relevant interventions that meet the needs of children.
This article ties to SDG 3. The aim of this systematic review is both to summarize findings regarding the prevalence of mental health disorders among unaccompanied refugee minors (URM) in European countries since the last available systematic review (October 2017), and to describe associated risk factors.
This Article supports SDGs 3 and 10, examining the mortality risk for people aged 25-44 years with disability, and shows that the risk increases with different types and severities of disability and is particiularly associated with mental health problems and motor impairment
This article ties to SDG 3. In this article, a system innovation perspective was used to examine the factors influencing the potential for scaling up a task-sharing psychological intervention for refugees called ‘Problem Management Plus’ (PM+) in the Netherlands.
This article ties to SDG 3. This article investigated whether wartime stress exposures occurring during adolescence and early adulthood affect weathering in late adulthood via linear regression with data from the Vietnamese Health and Aging Study (VHAS).