Evaluation of health-seeking behaviour among older people during the COVID-19 pandemic in Bali and Yogyakarta, Indonesia

The COVID-19 pandemic poses the highest risk to older people with comorbidities, as the rapid spread of the virus reduces the community's access to formal healthcare facilities.

Tuesday, 28/03/2023

Impacts of Disaster-Induced Death and Destruction on Health and Mortality Over the Longer Term

Extreme events causing death and property destruction are on the rise across the globe. We document the long-term consequences for population health of exposure to an extreme event, the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami, which killed an estimated quarter of a million people worldwide.

Wednesday, 26/04/2023

Community health centers response to the need of dementia care

Dementia prevalence among Indonesian older people is increasing. Community health centers (CHCs) as primary care providers have a responsibility to meet the need of their community.

Friday, 31/03/2023

Longitudinal outcomes of post-traumatic stress disorder among the Indian Ocean tsunami survivors in Indonesia

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) following a disaster could change over time. This study aimed to analyze the risk factors of PTSD among the 2004 Indian tsunami survivors in Aceh and North Sumatra province, Indonesia.

Friday, 14/10/2022

Parenting in a pandemic: will Covid-19 boost equality in parenting?

The Covid-19 pandemic has forced adjustments in every facet of life, including family life.

Tuesday, 01/12/2020

Being a companion for the elderly makes them and us happy

Imperceptibly, it's been even three years since I and six friends of mine have become elderly companions.

Friday, 09/10/2020

Nasib Posyandu Lansia Saat Pandemi Covid-19

The Fate of the Elderly Posyandu During the Covid-19 Pandemic

Time is rolling past the fourth month since the Covid-19 case was first discovered in Indonesia. Based on data collected, the highest percentage of deaths due to Covid-19 in Indonesia was experienced by the age group ≥ 60 years. As we know, the elderly are one of the vulnerable and easily exposed groups of Covid-19.

Friday, 10/07/2020

‘Negative COVID-19 but positive pregnancy’: Best to delay new baby

As more people stay home during this pandemic, concerns of rising numbers of pregnancies have emerged.

Tuesday, 07/07/2020

Little Acts of Kindness for Older People in a Pandemic Situation

The COVID-19 pandemic has influenced our social system and make the world in a standstill.

Monday, 06/07/2020

Dampak Covid-19 Terhadap Pendidikan Anak_ok

Impact of Covid-19 on Child Education

At present the world is stirred by the Corona Virus outbreak or COvid-19, Indonesia is no exception.

Friday, 03/07/2020