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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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