Delaware Journal of Public Health
Volume 3, Issue 1

Diagnosis, Treatment, Prevention of Chronic Disease - Part 1

The Delaware Journal of Public Health (the Journal), a periodic, electronic publication, is the signature peer-reviewed journal of the Academy/DPHA. The Journal is Delaware-focused, but frequently includes articles, editorials, and research from national sources.

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Article 1. In this Issue
Omar A. Khan, MD, MHS; Timothy E. Gibbs, MPH; and Deborah P. Brown, BS, MS

Article 2. Delaware Survey of Children's Health: Childhood Asthma in Delaware
Zhongcui Gao, MS; Marlon Satchell, MPH; Danielle Haley, MPH; and Kristina Olson, MHS

Article 3. Asthma, a Comprehensive Clinical View
Andrew Weinstein, MD

Article 4. Partners in Research: Developing a Patient-Centered Research Agenda for Chronic Kidney Disease
Claudine Jurkovitz, MD, MPH; Sarahfaye F. Dolman, MPH, MTA; Holly Archinal

Article 5. Cardiovascular Disease in Delaware
Edward Goldenberg, MD, FACC; Elisabeth G. Bradley, MS, APRN; Denise Taylor, MS, RD; and Janice Anderson, MSN

Article 6. Arthritis and its Public Health Burden
Guy S. Eakin, PhD; Kayla L. Amodeo, PhD; Randeep S. Kahlon, MD

Article 7. Vaccines and Chronic Disease
Katherine W. Smith, MD, MPH

Article 8. Cook Fresh: Feasibility and Acceptability of Teaching Cooking Skills to Adolescents with Obesity
Michell Fullmer, RD, LDN, CSP, CNSC; Mary Stephens, MD, MPH; P. Babu Balagopal, PhD; Karen Anthony, MS; and Sandra Hassink, MD, MSc, FAAP

Article 9. Diabetes in Delaware: What's Social Support Got to Do With It?
Madeline Brooks, BA

Article 10. Teen Perceptions of Sexual Activity: Influences, Consequences, Realities, and Thoughts on Safe Sexual Health Practices
Judith W. Herrman, PhD, RN, ANEF, FAAN

Article 11. A Primary Care Nursing Perspective on Chronic Disease Prevention and Management
Cynthia D. Griffin, MS, BSN, RN, CPHQ, CCM

Article 12. The Role of Primary Care Physicians in Managing Chronic Disease
Margot Savoy, MD, MPH, FAAFP, FABC, CPE, CMQ, FAAPL; Colleen Hazlett-O'Brien, DO; Jamie Rapacciuolo, DO

Article 13. Medical, Dental and Nursing Memoribilia
Brian A. Little, MD, PhD and Kathryn Lenart, BA