Helena Guilhermina Nogueira

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint The link between local environment and obesity: a multilevel analysis in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area, Portugal
    Paula Santana
    Centre for Geographic Studies, Institute for Geographical Studies University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Soc Sci Med 68:601-9. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Perceptions of neighborhood environments and childhood obesity: evidence of harmful gender inequities among Portuguese children
    Helena Nogueira
    Department of Geography, University of Coimbra, Largo da Porta Férrea, Coimbra 3004 530, Portugal
    Health Place 19:69-73. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Healthy communities: the challenge of social capital in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area
    Helena Nogueira
    Department of Geography, University of Coimbra, Portugal, Largo da Porta Férrea, 3004 530 Coimbra, Portugal
    Health Place 15:133-9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Deprivation amplification and health promoting resources in the context of a poor country
    Helena Guilhermina Nogueira
    Center for Geographic Studies and Spatial Planning, University of Coimbra, Largo da Porta Férrea, 3004 530, Coimbra, Portugal
    Soc Sci Med 70:1391-5. 2010

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Publications4

  1. doi request reprint The link between local environment and obesity: a multilevel analysis in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area, Portugal
    Paula Santana
    Centre for Geographic Studies, Institute for Geographical Studies University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Soc Sci Med 68:601-9. 2009
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  2. doi request reprint Perceptions of neighborhood environments and childhood obesity: evidence of harmful gender inequities among Portuguese children
    Helena Nogueira
    Department of Geography, University of Coimbra, Largo da Porta Férrea, Coimbra 3004 530, Portugal
    Health Place 19:69-73. 2013
    ..Improvements in the neighborhood environment could be a strategy for tackling the growing epidemic of childhood obesity and can simultaneously contribute to reduce health inequities across population subgroups...
  3. doi request reprint Healthy communities: the challenge of social capital in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area
    Helena Nogueira
    Department of Geography, University of Coimbra, Portugal, Largo da Porta Férrea, 3004 530 Coimbra, Portugal
    Health Place 15:133-9. 2009
    ..It is not possible to divorce health planning from urban planning and from the promotion of social capital. A sense of place, identity and belonging needs to be at the core of all healthy planning interventions...
  4. doi request reprint Deprivation amplification and health promoting resources in the context of a poor country
    Helena Guilhermina Nogueira
    Center for Geographic Studies and Spatial Planning, University of Coimbra, Largo da Porta Férrea, 3004 530, Coimbra, Portugal
    Soc Sci Med 70:1391-5. 2010
    ..We observe the emergence of a disadvantageous pattern where lack of neighbourhood resources tends to overlap with socioeconomic deprivation shaping a run-down environment that is potentially harmful to health...