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HINTS Questions Used in this Published Article

Socioeconomic Status, Attitudes on Use of Health Information, Preventive Behaviors, and Complementary and Alternative Medical Therapies: Using A U.S. National Representative Sample., Chan YM, Huang H, Hong M., Academic Research International, September 2012

19 Items found.


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)

H5Cyc3 = HINTS 5 Cycle 3 (2019)

H5Cyc4 = HINTS 5 Cycle 4 (2020)

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Health Services
During the past 12 months, not counting times you went to an emergency room, how many times did you go to a doctor, nurse, or other health professional to get care for yourself?
During the past 12 months, did you use any complementary, alternative, or uncoventional therapies such as herbal supplements, acupuncture, chiropractic, homeopathy, meditation, yoga, or Tai Chi?
Overall, how would you rate the quality of health care you received in the past 12 months?
Genetic tests that analyze your DNA, diet, and lifestyle for potential health risks are currently being marketed by companies directly to consumers. Have you heard or read about these genetic tests?
Medical Research and Medical Records
Nutrition and Physical Activity
Right now do you feel you are...overweight, slightly overweight, underweight, slightly underweight, or just about the right weight for you?
How much do you think health behaviors like diet, exercise, and smoking determine whether or not a person will develop cancer?
Risk Perceptions
Skin Protection