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On SAGE Insight: Mobile phone messaging to promote uptake of HIV testing among migrant African communities in the UK

Special Issue: Health, Education and Migration – Guest Editor: Felicity Thomas, Elaine Chase and Peter Aggleton  From Health Education Journal African communities are a focus of public health efforts to increase uptake of HIV testing. Low levels of HIV testing … Continue reading

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Predictors of mobile sexting among teens: Toward a new explanatory framework

From Mobile Media & Communication Sexting, or the digital exchange of sexually explicit images, has garnered a great deal of concern among parents, teachers, school administrators, and the criminal justice system. The media have brought visibility to adolescent sexting with … Continue reading

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Iz txt spk bad 4 U?: The relationship between text messaging and English grammar skills

Texting, techspeak, and tweens: The relationship between text messaging and English grammar skills From New Media & Society Throughout the world, cell phones have become omnipresent in classrooms, cafeterias, and hallways. This boom in popularity has led to diverse uses by … Continue reading

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