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Healthy behaviors among carpet weavers in Golestan Province, Iran
Ali Zafarzadeh , Hashem Heshmati , Hamideh Meshkati
Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health, Torbat Heydariyeh University of Medical Sciences, Torbat Heydariyeh, Iran , heshmati.hashem@yahoo.com
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The carpet industry developed various types of respiratory and musculoskeletal disorders, eyesight problems,  carpal tunnel syndrome and skin problems. Healthy behavior of carpet weavers is not in a desirable level. We recommended appropriate interventions such as health service, education improvement and advocacy for promoting healthy behaviors of carpet weavers.

Keywords: Healthy behaviors, Carpet weavers, Iran
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Type of Study: Review Article | Subject: Professional Health
Received: 2014/02/4 | Accepted: 2015/06/10 | Published: 2015/10/31

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