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  • Guðjohnsen, Ragný Þóra; Aðalbjarnadóttir, Sigrún (Háskóli Íslands, Menntavísindasvið, 2020-04-02)
    Veruleiki ungs fólks og um leið daglegt líf þess á tímum COVID-19 hefur gjörbreyst. Aukinn handþvottur og sprittun handa er aðeins hluti þess sem breyttist í kjölfar faraldursins. Við bættist lítil sem engin skólasókn, engar íþróttaæfingar, samkomubann ...
  • Jóhannsdóttir, Ásta (SAGE Publications, 2019-05)
    Iceland's performance on the Gender Gap Index has been outstanding in the last nine years. It now has a reputation for being one of the most gender equal countries in the world. However, local feminist activists argue that challenges to full gender ...
  • Morote, Roxanna; Las Hayas, Carlota; Izco-Basurko, Irantzu; Anyan, Frederik; Fullaondo, Ane; Donisi, Valeria; Zwiefka, Antoni; Guðmundsdóttir, Dóra Guðrún; Ledertoug, Mette Marie; Olafsdottir, Anna S; Gabrielli, Silvia; Carbone, Sara; Mazur, Iwona; Królicka-Deręgowska, Anna; Knoop, Hans Henrik; Tange, Nina; Kaldalons, Ingibjorg; Jónsdóttir, Bryndís Jóna; González Pinto, Ana; Hjemdal, Odin (SAGE Publications, 2020-09-03)
    The co-creation of educational services that promote youth resilience and mental health is still scarce. UPRIGHT (Universal Preventive Resilience Intervention Globally implemented in schools to improve and promote mental Health for Teenagers) is a ...
  • Gestsdottir, Sunna; Svansdottir, Erla; Sigurðsson, Héðinn; Arnarsson, Arsaell; Ommundsen, Yngvar; Arngrímsson, Sigurbjörn Árni; Sveinsson, Thorarinn; Jóhannsson, Erlingur (Termedia Sp. z.o.o., 2018)
    background Body image dissatisfaction has been linked with a range of adverse psychosocial outcomes in both genders and has become an important public health issue. Across all ages, women have reported being more dissatisfied with their bodies ...
  • Stranda, Håvard; Haga, Monika; Sigmundsson, Hermundur; Lorås, Håvard (MDPI AG, 2019-02-26)
    Acute exercise has an influence on human cognition, and both theoretical approaches and previous investigations suggest that the learning process can be facilitated. A distinction has been made however, between the predominately positive effects on ...
  • Rúnarsdóttir, Eygló; Smith, Edward; Arnarsson, Arsaell (MDPI AG, 2019-05-20)
    Background: Sexual abuse and sexual assaults against adolescents are among the most significant threats to their health and well-being. Some studies have found poverty to be a risk factor for sexual abuse. The present study investigates the effects of ...
  • Galan-Lopez, Pablo; Domínguez, Raúl; Pihu, Maret; Gísladóttir, Þórdís Lilja; Sánchez-Oliver, Antonio J.; Ries, Francis (MDPI, 2019-11-02)
    Unhealthy lifestyles, low levels of physical fitness, and adherence to the Mediterranean diet (MD) are associated with bad quality of life and the development of a wide range of non-communicable diseases (NCDs). The current study aimed to evaluate the ...
  • Haynes, Katharine; Coates, Lucinda; van den Honert, Rob; Gissing, Andrew; Bird, Deanne; Dimer de Oliveira, Felipe; D’Arcy, Rebecca; Smith, Chloe; Radford, Deirdre (Elsevier BV, 2017-10)
    This paper documents the analysis of the circumstances surrounding fatalities due to flooding in Australia between 1900 and 2015. This longitudinal investigation is important to understand changing trends in social vulnerability and to inform efficient ...
  • Hinriksdóttir, Gunnhildur; Tryggvadóttir, Ágústa; Ólafsdóttir, Anna Sigríður; Arngrímsson, Sigurbjörn Árni (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2015-06-15)
    Introduction The interaction between fatness, fitness, and C-reactive protein (CRP) in adolescents is not well characterized but may be important to prevent low grade inflammation. The purpose of this study was to assess the relationship between ...
  • Gunnarsson, Gunnar J.; Finnbogason, Gunnar E.; Ragnarsdottir, Hanna; Jónsdóttir, Halla (Karlstad University, 2015)
    Abstract: This article introduces initial findings from a study on young people‘s (18 years and older) life views and life values in Iceland. The research project is located within a broad theoretical framework and uses interdisciplinary approaches ...
  • Hummel, Hans G. K.; Boyle, Elizabeth A.; Einarsdóttir, Sif; Petursdottir, Arna; Graur, Aurel (Informa UK Limited, 2017-11-26)
    Choosing a career is one of the most important decisions that youth has to take but many young people find this a hard issue to engage with. Current career counselling practice does not appear very compelling or motivating to young people. Professional ...
  • Jónsdóttir, Sigrídur Lóa; Brynjarsdóttir, Birta; Sæmundsen, Evald E.; Sigurðsson, Jón Friðrik (Exeley, Inc., 2018)
    Background: Studies on early intervention have reported significant gains for many children with autism. Knowledge on how these children fare in adulthood is limited. Objective: To examine long-term outcome of children with autism who received ...
  • Hrolfsdottir, Laufey; Halldorsson, Thorhallur; Rytter, Dorte; Bech, Bodil Hammer; Birgisdottir, Bryndis Eva; Gunnarsdottir, Ingibjorg; Granström, Charlotta; Henriksen, Tine Brink; Olsen, Sjurdur F.; Maslova, Ekaterina (Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health), 2017-04)
    Background Results from 2 cohort studies in Scotland established in the 1940s and 1950s (Aberdeen and Motherwell) suggested that a high protein diet during pregnancy might adversely influence offspring blood pressure at adult age. Our objective was to ...
  • Seyfrit, Carole L.; Bjarnason, Thoroddur; Ólafsson, Kjartan (Informa UK Limited, 2010-11-02)
    Rural communities in Iceland have been profoundly affected by natural resource management policies. As part of a regional development strategy, a large aluminum smelter and 650-megawatt hydroelectric plant were built in the sparsely populated Eastfjords ...
  • Sævarsson, Elvar Smári; Svansdottir, Erla; Sveinsson, Thorarinn; Asgeirsdottir, Tinna Laufey; Arngrímsson, Sigurbjörn Árni; Johannsson, Erlingur (SAGE Publications, 2017-06-30)
    Aims: The aims of this study were to study the correlation between lifestyle-related factors, such as organized leisure-time sport participation (OLSP), cardiorespiratory fitness, and adiposity, and academic achievement among preadolescents. Methods: ...
  • Gísladóttir, Berglind; Gronfeldt, Bjarki; Kristjansson, Alfgeir; Sigfúsdóttir, Inga Dóra (Springer Nature, 2017-10-14)
    The literature on sexual minority adolescents and young adults has highlighted a poor mental status among those groups compared to their heterosexual peers. Sexual minorities are also more likely to experience stress factors such as bullying and physical ...
  • Reitsma, Marissa B.; Fullman, Nancy; Ng, Marie; Salama, Joseph S.; Abajobir, Amanuel; Abate, Kalkidan Hassen; Abbafati, Cristiana; Abera, Semaw Ferede; Abraham, Biju; Abyu, Gebre Yitayih; Adebiyi, Akindele Olupelumi; Al-Aly, Ziyad; Aleman, Alicia V.; Ali, Raghib; Al Alkerwi, Ala'a; Allebeck, Peter; Al-Raddadi, Rajaa Mohammad; Amare, Azmeraw T.; Amberbir, Alemayehu; Ammar, Walid; Amrock, Stephen Marc; Antonio, Carl Abelardo T.; Asayesh, Hamid; Atnafu, Niguse Tadela; Azzopardi, Peter; Banerjee, Amitava; Barac, Aleksandra; Barrientos-Gutierrez, Tonatiuh; Basto-Abreu, Ana Cristina; Bazargan-Hejazi, Shahrzad; Bedi, Neeraj; Bell, Brent; Bello, Aminu K.; Bensenor, Isabela M.; Beyene, Addisu Shunu; Bhala, Neeraj; Biryukov, Stan; Bolt, Kaylin; Brenner, Hermann; Butt, Zahid; Cavalleri, Fiorella; Cercy, Kelly; Chen, Honglei; Christopher, Devasahayam Jesudas; Ciobanu, Liliana G.; Colistro, Valentina; Colomar, Mercedes; Cornaby, Leslie; Dai, Xiaochen; Damtew, Solomon Abrha; Dandona, Lalit; Dandona, Rakhi; Dansereau, Emily; Davletov, Kairat; Dayama, Anand; Degfie, Tizta Tilahun; Deribew, Amare; Dharmaratne, Samath D.; Dimtsu, Balem Demtsu; Doyle, Kerrie E.; Endries, Aman Yesuf; Ermakov, Sergey Petrovich; Estep, Kara; Faraon, Emerito Jose Aquino; Farzadfar, Farshad; Feigin, Valery L.; Feigl, Andrea B.; Fischer, Florian; Friedman, Joseph; Ghiwot, Tsegaye Tewelde; Gall, Seana L.; Gao, Wayne; Gillum, Richard F.; Gold, Audra L.; Gopalani, Sameer Vali; Gotay, Carolyn C.; Gupta, Rahul; Gupta, Rajeev; Gupta, Vipin; Hamadeh, Randah Ribhi; Hankey, Graeme; Harb, Hilda L.; Hay, Simon I.; Horino, Masako; Horita, Nobuyuki; Hosgood, H. Dean; Husseini, Abdullatif; Ileanu, Bogdan Vasile; Islami, Farhad; Jiang, Guohong; Jiang, Ying; Jonas, Jost B.; Kabir, Zubair; Kamal, Ritul; Kasaeian, Amir; Kesavachandran, Chandrasekharan Nair; Khader, Yousef S.; Khalil, Ibrahim; Khang, Young-Ho; Khera, Sahil; Khubchandani, Jagdish; Kim, Daniel; Kim, Yun Jin; Kimokoti, Ruth W.; Kinfu, Yohannes; Knibbs, Luke D.; Kokubo, Yoshihiro; Kolte, Dhaval; Kopec, Jacek; Kosen, Soewarta; Kotsakis, Georgios A.; Koul, Parvaiz A.; Koyanagi, Ai; Krohn, Kristopher J.; Krueger, Hans; Defo, Barthelemy Kuate; Bicer, Burcu Kucuk; Kulkarni, Chanda; Kumar, G. Anil; Leasher, Janet L.; Lee, Alexander; Leinsalu, Mall; Li, Tong; Linn, Shai; Liu, Patrick; Liu, Shiwei; Lo, Loon-Tzian; Lopez, Alan D.; Ma, Stefan; Abd El Razek, Hassan Magdy; Majeed, Azeem; Malekzadeh, Reza; Malta, Deborah Carvalho; Manamo, Wondimu Ayele; Martinez-Raga, Jose; Mekonnen, Alemayehu Berhane; Mendoza, Walter; Miller, Ted R.; Mohammad, Karzan Abdulmuhsin; Morawska, Lidia; Musa, Kamarul Imran; Nagel, Gabriele; Neupane, Sudan Prasad; Quyen Nguyen; Nguyen, Grant; Oh, In-Hwan; Oyekale, Abayomi Samuel; Mahesh, P. A.; Pana, Adrian; Park, Eun-Kee; Patil, Snehal T.; Patton, George C.; Pedro, Joao; Qorbani, Mostafa; Rafay, Anwar; Rahman, Mahfuzar; Rai, Rajesh Kumar; Ram, Usha; Ranabhat, Chhabi Lal; Refaat, Amany H.; Reinig, Nickolas; Roba, Hirbo Shore; Rodriguez, Alina; Roman, Yesenia; Roth, Gregory; Roy, Ambuj; Sagar, Rajesh; Salomon, Joshua; Sanabria, Juan; Santos, Itamar de Souza; Sartorius, Benn; Satpathy, Maheswar; Sawhney, Monika; Sawyer, Susan; Saylan, Mete; Schaub, Michael P.; Schluger, Neil; Schutte, Aletta Elisabeth; Sepanlou, Sadaf G.; Serdar, Berrin; Shaikh, Masood Ali; She, Jun; Shin, Min-Jeong; Shiri, Rahman; Shishani, Kawkab; Shiue, Ivy; Sigfúsdóttir, Inga Dóra; Silverberg, Jonathan I.; Singh, Jasvinder; Singh, Virendra; Slepak, Erica Leigh; Soneji, Samir; Soriano, Joan B.; Soshnikov, Sergey; Sreeramareddy, Chandrashekhar T.; Stein, Dan J.; Stranges, Saverio; Subart, Michelle L.; Swaminathan, Soumya; Szoeke, Cassandra E. I.; Tefera, Worku Mekonnen; Topor-Madry, Roman; Tran, Bach; Tsilimparis, Nikolaos; Tymeson, Hayley; Ukwaja, Kingsley Nnanna; Updike, Rachel; Uthman, Olalekan A.; Violante, Francesco Saverio; Vladimirov, Sergey K.; Vlassov, Vasiliy; Vollset, Stein Emil; Vos, Theo; Weiderpass, Elisabete; Wen, Chi-Pan; Werdecker, Andrea; Wilson, Shelley; Wubshet, Mamo; Xiao, Lin; Yakob, Bereket; Yano, Yuichiro; Ye, Penpeng; Yonemoto, Naohiro; Yoon, Seok-Jun; Younis, Mustafa Z.; Yu, Chuanhua; Zaidi, Zoubida; Zaki, Maysaa El Sayed; Zhang, Anthony Lin; Zipkin, Ben; Murray, Christopher J. L.; Forouzanfar, Mohammad H.; Gakidou, Emmanuela (2017-05)
    Background The scale-up of tobacco control, especially after the adoption of the Framework Convention for Tobacco Control, is a major public health success story. Nonetheless, smoking remains a leading risk for early death and disability worldwide, and ...
  • Marcon, Alessandro; Pesce, Giancarlo; Calciano, Lucia; Bellisario, Valeria; Dharmage, Shyamali C.; Garcia-Aymerich, Judith; Gislason, Thorarinn; Heinrich, Joachim; Holm, Mathias; Janson, Christer; Jarvis, Deborah; Leynaert, Bénédicte; Matheson, Melanie C.; Pirina, Pietro; Svanes, Cecilie; Villani, Simona; Zuberbier, Torsten; Minelli, Cosetta; Accordini, Simone (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2018-08-22)
    Background Tobacco consumption is the largest avoidable health risk. Understanding changes of smoking over time and across populations is crucial to implementing health policies. We evaluated trends in smoking initiation between 1970 and 2009 in random ...
  • Las Hayas, Carlota; Jónsdóttir, Bryndís Jóna; Ingibergsdóttir, Alda; Palsdottir, Hrefna; Arnfjörð, Unnur B.; Kaldalons, Ingibjorg; Ólafsdóttir, Anna Sigríður (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2019-10-29)
    Background: Adolescence is crucial period for laying the foundations for healthy development and mental well-being. The increasing prevalence of mental disorders amongst adolescents makes promotion of mental well-being and prevention interventions at ...
  • Guðjohnsen, Ragný Þóra (University of Iceland, School of Education, Reykjavík, 2016-07)
    The aim of the study is to explore young people’s views on good citizenship by using a mixed method approach. First, by addressing if young people’s empathy levels at the age of 14 and 18 vary depending on their volunteering participation and the ...