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Adolescent health

Journal of Public Health have collated articles around the topic of adolescent health, this collection is available to read free online until the 30th June 2016.

Alcohol and Substance Abuse

Alcohol and other drug use at school leavers' celebrations
By Tina Lam, Wenbin Liang, Tanya Chikritzhs, and Steve Allsop
Journal of Public Health, 2014, Vol 36, Iss 3.

Alcohol imagery on popularly viewed television in the UK
By Ailsa Lyons, Ann McNeill, and John Britton
Journal of Public Health, 2014, Vol 36, Iss 3.

Romantic partner influences on prenatal and postnatal substance use in young couples
By Alethea Desrosiers, Azure Thompson, Anna Divney, Urania Magriples, and Trace Kershaw
Journal of Public Health, 2014, Vol 36, Iss 3.

Behavioural Factors

Truancy and teenage pregnancy in English adolescent girls: can we identify those at risk?
By Yin Zhou, Dewi Ismajani Puradiredja, and Gary Abel
Journal of Public Health, 2015

No mean city: adolescent health and risk behaviours in a UK urban setting
By Kate A. Levin, David Walsh, and Gerry McCartney
Journal of Public Health 2015, Vol 37, Iss 2.

Sexual intercourse and high-risk sexual behaviours among a national sample of urban adolescents in China
By Yi Song, and Cheng-Ye Ji
J Public Health (2010) 32 (3): 312-321.


Associations between parent-reported sleep duration and adiposity in Chinese early adolescents
By Y.R. Jiang, K. Spruyt, W.J. Chen, H. Mei, W.Q. Sun, Y. Wang, S.H. Li, Z.C. Luo, X.M. Shen, and F. Jiang
Journal of Public Health, 2015, Vol 37, Iss 2.

Prevalence and correlates of lifetime waterpipe, cigarette, alcohol and drug use among secondary school students in Stoke-on-Trent, UK: a post hoc cross-sectional analysis
By Mohammed Jawad, Claire McIver, and Zafar Iqbal
Journal of Public Health, 2014, Vol 36, Iss 4.

Nutrition and Obesity

‘I'm not trusted in the kitchen’: food environments and food behaviours of young people attending school and college
By R. L. Tyrrell, T. G. Townshend, A. J. Adamson, and A. A. Lake
Journal of Public Health, 2015

Risk factors for overweight and overfatness in rural South African children and adolescents
By E. Craig, J.J. Reilly, and R. Bland
Journal of Public Health, 2015

Social Determinants

The determinants of intention to smoke waterpipe among adolescents in Lebanon: a national household survey
By Claudia Schröder, Monique Chaaya, Dahlia Saab and Ziyad Mahfoud
Journal of Public Health, 2015

The relationship between social fragmentation and sleep among adolescents living in Boston, Massachusetts
By Roman Pabayo, Beth E. Molnar, Nancy Street, and Ichiro Kawachi
Journal of Public Health, 2014, Vol 36, Iss 4.

School based intervention

Well-being in 15-year-old adolescents: a matter of relationship with school
By Patrizia Lemma, Alberto Borraccino, Paola Berchialla, Paola Dalmasso, Lorena Charrier, Alessio Vieno, Giacomo Lazzeri, and Franco Cavallo
J Public Health (2015) 37 (4)

Barriers and facilitators to uptake of the school-based HPV vaccination programme in an ethnically diverse group of young women
By Harriet Batista Ferrer, Caroline L. Trotter, Matthew Hickman, and Suzanne Audrey
Journal of Public Health, 2015

Adolescent multiple risk behaviour: an asset approach to the role of family, school and community
By F.M. Brooks, J. Magnusson, N. Spencer, and A. Morgan
J Public Health (2012) 34 (suppl 1)

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