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HINTS Questions Used in this Published Article

The smoking behaviors and cancer-related disparities among urban middle aged and older men involved in the criminal justice system., Valera P, Anderson M, Cook SH, Wylie-Rosett J, Rucker J, Reid AE., Journal of Cancer Education, March 2014

22 Items found.

Legend

H1 = HINTS 1 (2003)

H2 = HINTS 2 (2005)

H3 = HINTS 3 (2008)

H4Cyc1 = HINTS 4 Cycle 1 (2011)

H4Cyc2 = HINTS 4 Cycle 2 (2012)

H4Cyc3 = HINTS 4 Cycle 3 (2013)

H4Cyc4 = HINTS 4 Cycle 4 (2014)

FDA = HINTS FDA (2015)

FDACyc2 = HINTS FDA Cycle 2 (2017)

H5Cyc1 = HINTS 5 Cycle 1 (2017)

H5Cyc2 = HINTS 5 Cycle 2 (2018)

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Cancer Perceptions and Knowledge
Do you think that eating a high fat diet increases a person's chances of getting cancer a lot, a little, or not at all or do you have no opinion?
Do you think that exposure to the sun increases a person's chances of getting cancer a lot, a little, or not at all or do you have no opinion?
Do you think that pesticides or food additives increase a person's chances of getting cancer a lot, a little, or not at all or do you have no opinion?
Do you think that not eating much fiber increases a person's chances of getting cancer a lot, a little, or not at all or do you have no opinion?
Do you think that not eating many fruits and vegetables increases a person's chances of getting cancer a lot, a little, or not at all or do you have no opinion?
How likely do you think it is that you will develop cancer in the future?
How much do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? When I think of cancer, I automatically think of death.
Demographics
How many people in your household are related to you by blood, marriage, or adoption?
How many of these family members are under the age of 18?
Health Services
Risk Perceptions
How likely do you think it is that you will develop cancer in the future?
Tobacco Use
On the average, how many cigarettes do you now smoke a day?
During the past 12 months, have you tried to quit smoking completely?
What type of cigarette do you now smoke most often -- a regular, light, ultra light or some other type?
Smoking Status (Composite of Smoke100 and SmokeNow Recode)
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