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Safeguarding children in England: primary care needs to 'wake-up' to domestic abuse

Researchers looking at how healthcare professionals deal with domestic violence cases have identified that GPs, practice nurses and practice managers are uncertain about how to respond to the exposure...

Domestic violence against women: Recognize patterns, seek help

Would you know if you were the target of domestic violence? Find out how to identify an abusive relationship — and how to get help.

Unemployed women face a greater risk of domestic violence

Women with a higher risk of job loss are more likely to become victims of domestic abuse, according to research at Royal Holloway, University of London.

Study Links Domestic Violence & Chronic Health Problems in Women

A significant link exists between many chronic health conditions and domestic violence, and the healthcare industry, support agencies and others must do more to recognize and act on that connection....

Putting research into practice on firearms and domestic violence

The Crime Victims' Institute (CVI) at Sam Houston State University initiated a new series of reports to help victim advocates translate the latest research in the field into practical services and res...

Your Old, No-Longer-Used Phones Could Help Prevent Domestic Violence (Opinion from Dianne Bentley)

SOURCE: Verizon DESCRIPTION:By Dianne Bentley For the past year and a half, I have championed domestic violence awareness and prevention throughout the state of Alabama. I believe that healthy famili...

Primary care needs to 'wake-up' to links between domestic abuse and safeguarding children

Researchers looking at how healthcare professionals deal with domestic violence cases have identified that GPs, practice nurses and practice managers are uncertain about how to respond to the exposure...

Violence Against Women Continues to fuel HIV Epidemic -- Key Correspondents

On World AIDS Day, Sarah Nakimbowa reports: "The impact of violence against women aged 15-24 cannot be ignored when it comes to HIV infection...Of course it's not just about violence, but when it come...

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Women and domestic violence: global dimensions, health consequences and intervention strategies.

Domestic violence against women is a significant health and social problem affecting virtually all societies. The sensitivities and stigma associated with domestic violence, the conceptualization of i...

Prevalenceinstigating factors and help seeking behavior of physical domestic violence among married women of HyderabadSindh.

Background and Objectives : Domestic violence against women is highly prevalent but under reported issue having social, legal, health and economic implications. It needs to be identified and addressed...

Breaking Barriers: Addressing Structural Obstacles to Social Service Provision for Asian Survivors of Domestic Violence.

Many studies have attributed the disproportionately high rate of domestic violence in Asian communities to Asian patriarchal "cultural norms" and the psychological and behavioral traits that these nor...

Undocumented Latina Networks and Responses to Domestic Violence in a New Immigrant Gateway: Toward a Place-Specific Analysis.

New immigrant gateways differ significantly from areas of established settlement, with repercussions for domestic violence situations. Through interviews and a focus group with undocumented Latinas, w...

The prevalence of exposure to domestic violence among high school students in tehran.

Domestic violence appears to be a major social problem. Researches in the last 10 years have uncovered multiple effects of witnessing domestic violence on children, ranging in severity from little or...

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