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270 Possible Causes for homeless, shelter

  • Influenza

    […] issues, lack of immunization records, and questions regarding who can provide consent may be addressed by linking children (eg, those in foster care or refugee, immigrant, or homeless[pediatrics.aappublications.org] Abstract During December 2016-February 2017, influenza A viruses of the H7N2 subtype infected 500 cats in animal shelters in New York, NY, USA, indicating virus transmission[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tobacco Use

    […] community through the distribution of branded blankets to homeless people, volunteerism at homeless service sites, and the provision of cigarettes to homeless shelters. 4[nejm.org] Whereas most homeless shelters no longer permit smoking indoors, smoking around shelters is commonplace and contributes to a culture of tobacco use that makes quitting more[nejm.org] The circumstances of homelessness add to these barriers.[nejm.org]

  • Alcohol Hallucinosis

    […] policymakers, and homeless persons themselves.[books.google.de] Those individuals who are at most risk of alcoholic dementia will be the homeless.[alcoholrehab.com] Schutt and Garrett take the reader into the shelters and acquaint him or her with the philosophical and practical dilemmas facing line workers as well as policymakers.[books.google.de]

  • Sexually Transmitted Disease

    BACKGROUND: Homelessness affects an estimated 1.6 million US youth annually.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It can occur in the home, in public, or in shelters or temporary refuges.[paho.org] Youths who experienced longer periods of homelessness were more likely to engage in high-risk sexual behaviors.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Bacterial Infections

    Since Tuesday, Boston Health Care for the Homeless has inoculated 600 homeless people, said CEO Barry Bock.[bostonglobe.com] Our population lives in crowded conditions in the shelters. That puts them at increased risk.”[bostonglobe.com] Boston health officials are vaccinating hundreds of homeless people against a severe bacterial infection that can kill within hours, after a homeless man died Monday from[bostonglobe.com]

  • Influenza Virus Vaccine

    […] populations to accept A/H1N1 vaccination (i) in a French hospital among 3315 employees immunized either by in-house medical personnel or mobile teams of MDs and (ii) in a shelter[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A/H1N1 vaccination (i) in a French hospital among 3315 employees immunized either by in-house medical personnel or mobile teams of MDs and (ii) in a shelter housing 250 homeless[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Nicotine Patch

    AIMS: To assess the effects of adding motivational interviewing (MI) counseling to nicotine patch for smoking cessation among homeless smokers.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Ammerman is the medical director of Packard Children’s Hospital’s Teen Health Van, which provides care for homeless youth.[news.stanford.edu] PARTICIPANTS AND SETTING: A total of 430 homeless smokers from emergency shelters and transitional housing units in Minneapolis/St Paul, Minnesota, USA.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Syphilis

    Using enzyme-linked immunoassay, and rapid plasma reagin (RPR) test, we evaluated the seroprevalence of HAV anti-body, HEV IgG, herpes, HSV2 IgG, and syphilis among sheltered[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract The objective of this study was to investigate the prevalence and factors associated with syphilis in homeless men in Central Brazil.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Those with street involvement/homeless. Injection drug users. Those with multiple sexual partners. Those with a history of syphilis, HIV and other STIs.[canada.ca]

  • Dehydrated Hereditary Stomatocytosis

    Locate emergency and "low barrier" shelters that provide beds on a first come, first served basis, to any homeless person.[dhs.dc.gov] Services (Australia) Los Angeles County Department of Health Services Oklahoma Department of Human Services Oregon Department of Human Services New York City Department of Homeless[en.wikipedia.org] Definition DHS Department of Homeland Security (USA) DHS Demographic and Health Surveys DHS Department of Human Services DHS Department of Health Services DHS Department of Homeless[acronyms.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Substance Abuse Problems

    […] sample of homeless and previously homeless adults in the United States.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Shelter users with mental illness or substance abuse problems were compared with those without these problems.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] METHOD: The sample consists of 581 homeless women residing in shelters or sober living centers in Los Angeles (54% African-American, 23% Latina, 22% White, mean age 33.5 years[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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