High Risk Behaviour

A lifestyle activity that places a person at increased risk of suffering a particular condition, illness or injury
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Imran Nazir said, 'The PACP has been laying special emphasis on people indulging in high risk behaviour.
This project will prioritize essential harm reduction services for people who inject drugs, prisons programs for Men with high risk behaviour and women with high risk behaviour.
The enforcement by An Garda Siochana continues to focus on high risk behaviour, such as speeding, drink or drug driving, non-use of seatbelts, reckless driving, use of mobile phones and on identi-fied vulnerable road users, including learner drivers.
The authors approached patients admitted for alcohol dependence syndrome and used the event analysis technique which involves inquiring about occurrence of high risk behaviour in temporal association with significant alcohol use as defined for the purpose of the study from patients and corroborated by their relatives.
Now, anyone who does not engage in high risk behaviour - such as sharing needles or having unprotected sex - may become a donor, whether they are straight or gay.
High risk behaviour has sent other sexually transmitted diseases spiralling.
The project is providing access to youth practising high risk behaviour for STDs and HIV.
Countries should consider developing standards for fatigue to ensure that people who have had 18 hours or longer without sleep are kept from high risk behaviour such as driving, piloting aircraft or operating machinery.
It appears that delivering sermons on sexual morality has been deemed high risk behaviour by some clergy, many of whom now practice Safer Speech to avoid offending any papalinfalliphobic persons in the congregation.
The iCare system builds on current responsible gaming practices such as teaching staff to identify signs of high risk behaviour and providing players with pamphlets or referrals to counselling and other community resources.
Background & objectives: Heavy alcohol drinking and propensity to risk taking behaviour may both be associated with the occurrence of high risk behaviour.
We have studied the association of HGV infection to risk factors in chronic liver disease patient groups who were not regularly exposed to blood or blood products and were not IVDUs at the time, 66% (24/36) of these patients had identifiable risk factors such as blood transfusion during surgery, previous IVDU or high risk behaviour.

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