World AIDS Day takes place on December 1st every year since 1988. In honor of this our theme for December is HIV/AIDS Research. We have made a collection of articles on increasing HIV/AIDS awareness, and the impact of stigma and discrimination free to read online. We are also offering 20% off books in this area.
Our theme for November in Global Health. The topic relates to the theme of the 2013 American Public Health Association Conference: Think Global, Act Local: Best Practices Around the World. We have put together a Routledge Journals free access article collection with more than 60 articles that you can cite, download, and share.
Of special Interest is an Audio Interview with Behavioral Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Perry N. Halkitis. You’ll also find information on a variety of related books from our Routledge and CRC Press Imprints.
Our Health & Social Care Arena theme for October is Social Work Back to School, a collection of free articles recommended for students by our editors and free articles on Social Work education for lecturers and researchers. You can also find recent special issues on our theme of the month page.
In honour of World Sexual Health Day 2013 we are giving you free online access to a selection of over 40 articles covering a range of subjects including public health, gender, development and sex therapy. You can also browse the latest Sexuality and Sexual Health books from Routledge and CRC Press.
Our theme for August is highly-cited research to celebrate our Social Science Citation Index® listed Health & Social Care journals. We have put together three highly-cited article collections covering Health, Social Work and Sexuality & Sexual Health which you can read for free online.
Childhood obesity is a serious global health challenge. Obese children and adolescents are likely to stay obese into adulthood and develop obesity-related diseases that are largely preventable. What can be done? Our July Theme is CHILDHOOD OBESITY. We address three key areas in a free access article collection with 50 peer-reviewed articles on these topics that you can cite, download, and share:
- Childhood Obesity
- Parenting Influence
- Intervention & Prevention
You’ll also find information on related books from our Routledge, Guilford Press, and CRC Press Imprints.
Sleep, like nutrition and physical activity, contributes to a person’s health and well-being. Our June Theme on the Routledge Health and Social Care Arena is SLEEP. We are showcasing journals and free access articles related to Sleep and Children, Sleep Medicine and Disorders, Sleep and Performance, and Sleep and Health. Behavioral Sleep Medicine, the official journal of the Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine, is featured. You’ll also find information on related books from our Informa Healthcare Imprint.