C. Health

Module C. Health of MHAS 2015

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C1 Question Now I have some questions about your health. Would you say your health is...
C2a Question Comparing your health now with your health two years ago, would you say your health now is...
C2b Question In the last two years, have you seen a doctor or medical personnel?
C3 Question Compared with other people your age, would you say that currently your health is...?
C4 Question Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) diagnosed you with hypertension or high blood pressure?
C5 Question Are you currently taking any medication to lower your blood pressure?
C6 Question Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) diagnosed you with diabetes?
C7 Question Are you currently taking any oral medication in order to control your diabetes?
C8 Question Are you currently using insulin shots?
C9 Question Do you follow a special diet to control your diabetes?
C10 Question In general, is your diabetes under control now?
C11 Question How frequently do you measure your blood sugar level or urine-sugar level?
C12 Question During the last two years, Has a doctor or medical personnel ever diagnosed you with cancer?
C13 Question In total, how many cancers in different places or organs have you ever had?
C14 Question What type of cancer?
C15 Question In the last two years, have you consulted a doctor or medical personnel about your cancer?
C16 Question In the last two years, what type of treatments have you received for your cancer?
C17 Question Are you currently receiving treatment for your cancer?
C18 Question In what year or at what age was your (most recent) cancer diagnosed?
C19 Question (In the last two years/ever) Has a doctor or medical personnel told diagnosed you with a respiratory illness, such as asthma or emphysema?
C20a Question Are you currently taking medication or using another treatment for your respiratory illness?
C20c Question Are you receiving oxygen for your pulmonary disease?
C21 Question Does this condition limit your daily activities such as household chores or your job?
C22a Question Has a doctor or medical personnel ever told you that you have had a heart attack?
C22b Question In what year or at about what age did you have your (most recent) heart attack?
C23 Question Are you currently taking medication for your heart condition?
C24 Question Do you carry any medicine with you for chest pain?
C25a Question Does this heart problem limit your daily activities such as household chores or your job?
C25b Question Has a doctor or medical personnel ever told you that you have had heart failure/cardiac failure/congestive heart failure, arrhythmia, or angina?
C26 Question Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) told you that you had a stroke?
C27 Question Because of your stroke do you have...?
C27_1 Question ...weakness in the arms and/or legs, or the capacity to move them has diminished
C27_2 Question ...difficulties when speaking or eating
C27_3 Question ...difficulties with sight or vision
C27_4 Question ...difficulties when thinking or saying what you want
C28 Question Are you currently taking any medications because of your stroke or for complications due to the stroke?
C29 Question Are you doing physical therapy or rehabilitation because of the stroke or the complications that resulted from the stroke?
C30 Question In what year or at about what age did you have your (most recent) stroke?
C31 Question Has this stroke limited your daily activities such as household chores or your job?
C32 Question Has a doctor or medical personnel ever diagnosed you with arthritis or rheumatism?
C33 Question Do you feel pain, stiffness, or swelling in your joints?
C34 Question Are you taking medication or are you receiving other treatment for your arthritis or rheumatism?
C35 Question Are your daily activities such as household chores or your job limited because of your arthritis?
C36 Question In the last 2 years, has a doctor or medical personnel told you that you have...
C36_1 Question Kidney infection
C36_2 Question Liver infection
C36_3 Question Tuberculosis
C36_4 Question Pneumonia
C36_5 Question Herpes or Herpes Zoster?
C37 Question Have you fallen down in the last two years?
C38 Question Approximately how many times has this happened?
C39 Question Have you hurt yourself in these falls badly enough to need medical treatment?
C40a Question Since your fiftieth birthday, have you fractured any bone(s) including your hip?
C40b Question In the last 10 years, have you fractured any bone(s) including your hip?
C40c Question Did this fracture occur in the last 2 years?
C41 Question Do you usually wear glasses?
C42 Question How is your vision (with glasses)?
C43 Question Do you usually use a hearing aid or auditory device?
C44 Question How is you hearing/auditory range (using hearing aid or auditory device)?
C45 Question Do you often suffer from pain?
C46 Question How is the pain the majority of the time?
C47 Question Does this pain limit your usual activities such as household chores or your job?
C48 Question In the last two years, have you had any of the following exams or medical procedures?
C48a Question Colonoscopy, sigmoidoscopy or other test for colon cancer
C48b Question Cholesterol blood test
C48c Question Tuberculosis test
C48d Question Diabetes test
C48e Question Blood pressure test
C48f Question Flu vaccine
C48g Question Pneumonia vaccine
C48h Question Monthly self-breast exam?
C48i Question Had you had a mammogram or x-ray to check for breast cancer?
C48j Question Have you had a pap smear to check for uterine cancer?
C48m Question In the last 2 years, have you had an exam or blood test to screen for prostate cancer?
C48k Question How old were you when you finished passing through menopause, i.e., your last menstral cycle?
C48k_1 Question Were you...
C48l Question Have you had a hysterectomy, i.e., surgery to remove the womb (uterus) and ovaries, or womb (uterus) only?
C49 Question These questions refer to how you have felt during the past week. For each question please tell me if the majority of the time:
C49_1 Question You felt depressed?
C49_2 Question You felt everything you did was an effort?
C49_3 Question Had restless sleep?
C49_4 Question Felt happy?
C49_5 Question Felt alone?
C49_6 Question Felt you enjoyed life?
C49_7 Question Felt sad?
C49_8 Question Felt tired?
C49_9 Question Felt very energetic?
C50a Question In the last 2 years, have you ever felt sad, blue, or depressed for more than two weeks in a row?
C50b Question On average during the last two years, have you exercised or done hard physical work three or more times a week?
C51 Question Have you ever smoked cigarettes?
C52 Question About how old were you when you started smoking?Age or Year started smoking or Started smoking [yy] years ago......
C53 Question Have you smoked cigarettes in the last two years?
C54 Question Do you smoke cigarettes now?
C55 Question How often do you smoke?
C56 Question About how many cigarettes or packs do you usually smoke in a day?
C57 Question When you were smoking the most, about how many cigarettes or packs did you usually smoke in a day?
C58 Question About how many years ago did you stop smoking?
C59a Question Do you ever drink any alcoholic beverages such as beer, wine, liquor, or pulque (drink made from fermented cactus sap)?
C59b Question In the last three months, about how many days a week have you had an alcoholic beverage? NONE, OR LESS THAN ONE PER WEEK MARK "0" AND GO TO C.64
C59c Question On the days that you drank alcoholic beverages in the last three months, about how many drinks did you have per day?
C59d Question In the last three months, on how many days have you had four or more drinks on one occasion?
C59e Question During the last two years, have you had any alcoholic drinks such as beer, wine, liqour, or pulque (drink made from fermented cactus sap)?
C60 Question (When you were drinking), have you ever felt that you should (have) cut down on the quantity of drinks you have (had)?
C61 Question (When you were drinking), have (did) people ever annoy you by criticizing your drinking habits?
C62 Question Have you ever felt bad or guilty about drinking?
C63 Question Have you ever had an alcoholic drink when you woke up in the morning in order to calm your nerves or to get rid of a "hangover"?
C64 Question Compared with two years ago, your weight..
C65 Question In the last two years, have you changed your diet or your exercise habits in order to gain or lose weight?
C66 Question About how much do you weigh now?
C67 Question About how tall are you without shoes?
C68 Question During the last two years have you frequently had any of the following problems or inconveniences?
C68a Question Frequent swelling in the feet or ankles
C68b Question Difficulty breathing , panting or coughing, or phlegm
C68c Question Nausea or fainting
C68d Question Extreme thirst
C68e Question Severe fatigue or exhaustion
C68f Question Stomach pain, indigestion or diarrhea
C68g Question Incontinence when coughing, sneezing, picking something up, or exercising
C68h Question Incontinence when had the urge to urinate, but couldn't reach the bathroom in time
C68i Question Burning sensation when urinating
C69a Question How would you evaluate your hand strength (your dominant hand)? Would you say...
C69b Question How often do you have difficulty with balance? Would you say...
C70 Question In the last two years, have you eaten less because of loss of appetite, digestive problems, and difficulties chewing or swallowing?
C71a Question Have you lost an extremity or part of your feet or arms due to an accident or sickness?
C71b Question Did this loss occur in the last 2 years?
C72 Question Have you ever (or in the last two years) been told by a doctor or medical personnel that you suffer from a health problem caused by your job?
C73 Question Due to sickness or injury, during the last 12 months, how many days did you stay in bed for at least half the day?
C74 Question How often do you feel really rested when you wake up in the morning? Would you say...
C74a Question How often do you have difficulty falling asleep? Would you say that...
C74b Question How often do you wake up during the night after falling asleep? Would you say that...
C74c Question How often do you wake up early and are not able to go back to sleep? Would you say that...
C74d Question How often do you feel relaxed when you wake up in the morning?
C75 Question INTERVIEWER: How frequently did the respondent need help to answer Section C. Health?
C20b Question Are you receiving oxygen for your pulmonary disease?
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C1

Now I have some questions about your health. Would you say your health is...

NOW I HAVE SOME QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR HEALTH. WOULD YOU SAY YOUR HEALTH IS...
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C2A

Comparing your health now with your health two years ago, would you say your health now is...

COMPARING YOUR HEALTH NOW WITH YOUR HEALTH TWO YEARS AGO, WOULD YOU SAY YOUR HEALTH NOW IS...
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C2B

In the last two years, have you seen a doctor or medical personnel?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU SEEN A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL?
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C3

Compared with other people your age, would you say that currently your health is...?

COMPARED WITH OTHER PEOPLE YOUR AGE, WOULD YOU SAY THAT CURRENTLY YOUR HEALTH IS...?
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C4

Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) diagnosed you with hypertension or high blood pressure?

HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL (EVER/IN THE LAST TWO YEARS) DIAGNOSED YOU WITH HYPERTENSION OR HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE?
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If Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) diagnosed you with hypertension or high blood pressure? = 1 Yes »
 
   
 
C5

Are you currently taking any medication to lower your blood pressure?

ARE YOU CURRENTLY TAKING ANY MEDICATION TO LOWER YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE?
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C6

Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) diagnosed you with diabetes?

HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL (EVER/IN THE LAST TWO YEARS) DIAGNOSED YOU WITH DIABETES?
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If Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) diagnosed you with diabetes? = 1 Yes »
 
   
 
C7

Are you currently taking any oral medication in order to control your diabetes?

ARE YOU CURRENTLY TAKING ANY ORAL MEDICATION IN ORDER TO CONTROL YOUR DIABETES?
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C8

Are you currently using insulin shots?

ARE YOU CURRENTLY USING INSULIN SHOTS?
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C9

Do you follow a special diet to control your diabetes?

DO YOU FOLLOW A SPECIAL DIET TO CONTROL YOUR DIABETES?
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C10

In general, is your diabetes under control now?

IN GENERAL, IS YOUR DIABETES UNDER CONTROL NOW?
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C11

How frequently do you measure your blood sugar level or urine-sugar level?

HOW FREQUENTLY DO YOU MEASURE YOUR BLOOD SUGAR LEVEL OR URINE-SUGAR LEVEL?
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C12

During the last two years, Has a doctor or medical personnel ever diagnosed you with cancer?

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL EVER DIAGNOSED YOU WITH CANCER?
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If During the last two years, Has a doctor or medical personnel ever diagnosed you with cancer? = 1 Yes »
 
   
 
C13

In total, how many cancers in different places or organs have you ever had?

IN TOTAL, HOW MANY CANCERS IN DIFFERENT PLACES OR ORGANS HAVE YOU EVER HAD?
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C14

What type of cancer?

WHAT TYPE OF CANCER?
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C15

In the last two years, have you consulted a doctor or medical personnel about your cancer?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU CONSULTED A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL ABOUT YOUR CANCER?
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C16

In the last two years, what type of treatments have you received for your cancer?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, WHAT TYPE OF TREATMENTS HAVE YOU RECEIVED FOR YOUR CANCER?
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C17

Are you currently receiving treatment for your cancer?

ARE YOU CURRENTLY RECEIVING TREATMENT FOR YOUR CANCER?
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C18

In what year or at what age was your (most recent) cancer diagnosed?

IN WHAT YEAR OR AT WHAT AGE WAS YOUR (MOST RECENT) CANCER DIAGNOSED?
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C19

(In the last two years/ever) Has a doctor or medical personnel told diagnosed you with a respiratory illness, such as asthma or emphysema?

(IN THE LAST TWO YEARS/EVER) HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL TOLD DIAGNOSED YOU WITH A RESPIRATORY ILLNESS, SUCH AS ASTHMA OR EMPHYSEMA?
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If (In the last two years/ever) Has a doctor or medical personnel told diagnosed you with a respiratory illness, such as asthma or emphysema? = 1 Yes »
 
   
 
C20A

Are you currently taking medication or using another treatment for your respiratory illness?

ARE YOU CURRENTLY TAKING MEDICATION OR USING ANOTHER TREATMENT FOR YOUR RESPIRATORY ILLNESS?
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C20B

Are you receiving oxygen for your pulmonary disease?

ARE YOU RECEIVING OXYGEN FOR YOUR PULMONARY DISEASE?
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C21

Does this condition limit your daily activities such as household chores or your job?

DOES THIS CONDITION LIMIT YOUR DAILY ACTIVITIES SUCH AS HOUSEHOLD CHORES OR YOUR JOB?
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C22A

Has a doctor or medical personnel ever told you that you have had a heart attack?

HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL EVER TOLD YOU THAT YOU HAVE HAD A HEART ATTACK?
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If Has a doctor or medical personnel ever told you that you have had a heart attack? = 1 Yes »
 
   
 
C22B

In what year or at about what age did you have your (most recent) heart attack?

IN WHAT YEAR OR AT ABOUT WHAT AGE DID YOU HAVE YOUR (MOST RECENT) HEART ATTACK?
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C23

Are you currently taking medication for your heart condition?

ARE YOU CURRENTLY TAKING MEDICATION FOR YOUR HEART CONDITION?
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C24

Do you carry any medicine with you for chest pain?

DO YOU CARRY ANY MEDICINE WITH YOU FOR CHEST PAIN?
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C25A

Does this heart problem limit your daily activities such as household chores or your job?

DOES THIS HEART PROBLEM LIMIT YOUR DAILY ACTIVITIES SUCH AS HOUSEHOLD CHORES OR YOUR JOB?
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C25B

Has a doctor or medical personnel ever told you that you have had heart failure/cardiac failure/congestive heart failure, arrhythmia, or angina?

HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL EVER TOLD YOU THAT YOU HAVE HAD HEART FAILURE/CARDIAC FAILURE/CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE, ARRHYTHMIA, OR ANGINA?
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C26

Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) told you that you had a stroke?

HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL (EVER/IN THE LAST TWO YEARS) TOLD YOU THAT YOU HAD A STROKE?
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If Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) told you that you had a stroke? = 1 Yes »
 
   
 
Question Combination

   
 
C27_1

...weakness in the arms and/or legs, or the capacity to move them has diminished

...WEAKNESS IN THE ARMS AND/OR LEGS, OR THE CAPACITY TO MOVE THEM HAS DIMINISHED
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C27_2

...difficulties when speaking or eating

...DIFFICULTIES WHEN SPEAKING OR EATING
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C27_3

...difficulties with sight or vision

...DIFFICULTIES WITH SIGHT OR VISION
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C27_4

...difficulties when thinking or saying what you want

...DIFFICULTIES WHEN THINKING OR SAYING WHAT YOU WANT
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C28

Are you currently taking any medications because of your stroke or for complications due to the stroke?

ARE YOU CURRENTLY TAKING ANY MEDICATIONS BECAUSE OF YOUR STROKE OR FOR COMPLICATIONS DUE TO THE STROKE?
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C29

Are you doing physical therapy or rehabilitation because of the stroke or the complications that resulted from the stroke?

ARE YOU DOING PHYSICAL THERAPY OR REHABILITATION BECAUSE OF THE STROKE OR THE COMPLICATIONS THAT RESULTED FROM THE STROKE?
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C30

In what year or at about what age did you have your (most recent) stroke?

IN WHAT YEAR OR AT ABOUT WHAT AGE DID YOU HAVE YOUR (MOST RECENT) STROKE?
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C31

Has this stroke limited your daily activities such as household chores or your job?

HAS THIS STROKE LIMITED YOUR DAILY ACTIVITIES SUCH AS HOUSEHOLD CHORES OR YOUR JOB?
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C32

Has a doctor or medical personnel ever diagnosed you with arthritis or rheumatism?

HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL EVER DIAGNOSED YOU WITH ARTHRITIS OR RHEUMATISM?
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If Has a doctor or medical personnel ever diagnosed you with arthritis or rheumatism? = 1 Yes »
 
   
 
C33

Do you feel pain, stiffness, or swelling in your joints?

DO YOU FEEL PAIN, STIFFNESS, OR SWELLING IN YOUR JOINTS?
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C34

Are you taking medication or are you receiving other treatment for your arthritis or rheumatism?

ARE YOU TAKING MEDICATION OR ARE YOU RECEIVING OTHER TREATMENT FOR YOUR ARTHRITIS OR RHEUMATISM?
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C35

Are your daily activities such as household chores or your job limited because of your arthritis?

ARE YOUR DAILY ACTIVITIES SUCH AS HOUSEHOLD CHORES OR YOUR JOB LIMITED BECAUSE OF YOUR ARTHRITIS?
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C36_1

Kidney infection

KIDNEY INFECTION
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C36_2

Liver infection

LIVER INFECTION
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C36_3

Tuberculosis

TUBERCULOSIS
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C36_4

Pneumonia

PNEUMONIA
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C36_5

Herpes or Herpes Zoster?

HERPES OR HERPES ZOSTER?
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C37

Have you fallen down in the last two years?

HAVE YOU FALLEN DOWN IN THE LAST TWO YEARS?
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If Have you fallen down in the last two years? = 1 Yes »
 
   
 
C38

Approximately how many times has this happened?

APPROXIMATELY HOW MANY TIMES HAS THIS HAPPENED?
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C39

Have you hurt yourself in these falls badly enough to need medical treatment?

HAVE YOU HURT YOURSELF IN THESE FALLS BADLY ENOUGH TO NEED MEDICAL TREATMENT?
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C41

Do you usually wear glasses?

DO YOU USUALLY WEAR GLASSES?
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C42

How is your vision (with glasses)?

HOW IS YOUR VISION (WITH GLASSES)?
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C43

Do you usually use a hearing aid or auditory device?

DO YOU USUALLY USE A HEARING AID OR AUDITORY DEVICE?
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C44

How is you hearing/auditory range (using hearing aid or auditory device)?

HOW IS YOU HEARING/AUDITORY RANGE (USING HEARING AID OR AUDITORY DEVICE)?
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C45

Do you often suffer from pain?

DO YOU OFTEN SUFFER FROM PAIN?
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If Do you often suffer from pain? = 1 Yes »
 
   
 
C46

How is the pain the majority of the time?

HOW IS THE PAIN THE MAJORITY OF THE TIME?
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C47

Does this pain limit your usual activities such as household chores or your job?

DOES THIS PAIN LIMIT YOUR USUAL ACTIVITIES SUCH AS HOUSEHOLD CHORES OR YOUR JOB?
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C48A

Colonoscopy, sigmoidoscopy or other test for colon cancer

COLONOSCOPY, SIGMOIDOSCOPY OR OTHER TEST FOR COLON CANCER
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C48B

Cholesterol blood test

CHOLESTEROL BLOOD TEST
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C48C

Tuberculosis test

TUBERCULOSIS TEST
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C48D

Diabetes test

DIABETES TEST
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C48E

Blood pressure test

BLOOD PRESSURE TEST
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C48F

Flu vaccine

FLU VACCINE
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C48G

Pneumonia vaccine

PNEUMONIA VACCINE
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If RESPONDENT IS NOT MALE »
 
   
 
C48H

Monthly self-breast exam?

MONTHLY SELF-BREAST EXAM?
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C48I

Had you had a mammogram or x-ray to check for breast cancer?

HAD YOU HAD A MAMMOGRAM OR X-RAY TO CHECK FOR BREAST CANCER?
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C48J

Have you had a pap smear to check for uterine cancer?

HAVE YOU HAD A PAP SMEAR TO CHECK FOR UTERINE CANCER?
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C48K

How old were you when you finished passing through menopause, i.e., your last menstral cycle?

HOW OLD WERE YOU WHEN YOU FINISHED PASSING THROUGH MENOPAUSE, I.E., YOUR LAST MENSTRAL CYCLE?
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If How old were you when you finished passing through menopause, i.e., your last menstral cycle? = 888 or How old were you when you finished passing through menopause, i.e., your last menstral cycle? = 999 »
 
     
   
C48K_1

Were you...

WERE YOU...
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C48L

Have you had a hysterectomy, i.e., surgery to remove the womb (uterus) and ovaries, or womb (uterus) only?

HAVE YOU HAD A HYSTERECTOMY, I.E., SURGERY TO REMOVE THE WOMB (UTERUS) AND OVARIES, OR WOMB (UTERUS) ONLY?
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C48M

In the last 2 years, have you had an exam or blood test to screen for prostate cancer?

IN THE LAST 2 YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD AN EXAM OR BLOOD TEST TO SCREEN FOR PROSTATE CANCER?
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C49_1

You felt depressed?

YOU FELT DEPRESSED?
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C49_2

You felt everything you did was an effort?

YOU FELT EVERYTHING YOU DID WAS AN EFFORT?
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C49_3

Had restless sleep?

HAD RESTLESS SLEEP?
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C49_4

Felt happy?

FELT HAPPY?
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C49_5

Felt alone?

FELT ALONE?
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C49_6

Felt you enjoyed life?

FELT YOU ENJOYED LIFE?
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C49_7

Felt sad?

FELT SAD?
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C49_8

Felt tired?

FELT TIRED?
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C49_9

Felt very energetic?

FELT VERY ENERGETIC?
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C50A

In the last 2 years, have you ever felt sad, blue, or depressed for more than two weeks in a row?

IN THE LAST 2 YEARS, HAVE YOU EVER FELT SAD, BLUE, OR DEPRESSED FOR MORE THAN TWO WEEKS IN A ROW?
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C50B

On average during the last two years, have you exercised or done hard physical work three or more times a week?

ON AVERAGE DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU EXERCISED OR DONE HARD PHYSICAL WORK THREE OR MORE TIMES A WEEK?
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C51

Have you ever smoked cigarettes?

HAVE YOU EVER SMOKED CIGARETTES?
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If Have you ever smoked cigarettes? = 1 Yes »
 
   
 
C52

About how old were you when you started smoking?Age or Year started smoking or Started smoking [yy] years ago......

ABOUT HOW OLD WERE YOU WHEN YOU STARTED SMOKING?AGE OR YEAR STARTED SMOKING OR STARTED SMOKING [YY] YEARS AGO......
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C53

Have you smoked cigarettes in the last two years?

HAVE YOU SMOKED CIGARETTES IN THE LAST TWO YEARS?
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If Have you smoked cigarettes in the last two years? = 1 Yes »
 
     
   
C54

Do you smoke cigarettes now?

DO YOU SMOKE CIGARETTES NOW?
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If Do you smoke cigarettes now? = 1 Yes »
 
       
     
C55

How often do you smoke?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU SMOKE?
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If How often do you smoke? = 1 Every day »
 
         
       
C56

About how many cigarettes or packs do you usually smoke in a day?

ABOUT HOW MANY CIGARETTES OR PACKS DO YOU USUALLY SMOKE IN A DAY?
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C57

When you were smoking the most, about how many cigarettes or packs did you usually smoke in a day?

WHEN YOU WERE SMOKING THE MOST, ABOUT HOW MANY CIGARETTES OR PACKS DID YOU USUALLY SMOKE IN A DAY?
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C58

About how many years ago did you stop smoking?

ABOUT HOW MANY YEARS AGO DID YOU STOP SMOKING?
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C59A

Do you ever drink any alcoholic beverages such as beer, wine, liquor, or pulque (drink made from fermented cactus sap)?

DO YOU EVER DRINK ANY ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES SUCH AS BEER, WINE, LIQUOR, OR PULQUE (DRINK MADE FROM FERMENTED CACTUS SAP)?
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If Do you ever drink any alcoholic beverages such as beer, wine, liquor, or pulque (drink made from fermented cactus sap)? != 3 »
 
   
 
If Do you ever drink any alcoholic beverages such as beer, wine, liquor, or pulque (drink made from fermented cactus sap)? = 1 Yes »
 
     
   
C59B

In the last three months, about how many days a week have you had an alcoholic beverage? NONE, OR LESS THAN ONE PER WEEK MARK "0" AND GO TO C.64

IN THE LAST THREE MONTHS, ABOUT HOW MANY DAYS A WEEK HAVE YOU HAD AN ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE? NONE, OR LESS THAN ONE PER WEEK MARK "0" AND GO TO C.64
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If In the last three months, about how many days a week have you had an alcoholic beverage? NONE, OR LESS THAN ONE PER WEEK MARK "0" AND GO TO C.64 != 0 »
 
       
     
C59C

On the days that you drank alcoholic beverages in the last three months, about how many drinks did you have per day?

ON THE DAYS THAT YOU DRANK ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES IN THE LAST THREE MONTHS, ABOUT HOW MANY DRINKS DID YOU HAVE PER DAY?
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C59D

In the last three months, on how many days have you had four or more drinks on one occasion?

IN THE LAST THREE MONTHS, ON HOW MANY DAYS HAVE YOU HAD FOUR OR MORE DRINKS ON ONE OCCASION?
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ElseIf Do you ever drink any alcoholic beverages such as beer, wine, liquor, or pulque (drink made from fermented cactus sap)? != 1 Yes »
 
     
   
C59E

During the last two years, have you had any alcoholic drinks such as beer, wine, liqour, or pulque (drink made from fermented cactus sap)?

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY ALCOHOLIC DRINKS SUCH AS BEER, WINE, LIQOUR, OR PULQUE (DRINK MADE FROM FERMENTED CACTUS SAP)?
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C64

Compared with two years ago, your weight..

COMPARED WITH TWO YEARS AGO, YOUR WEIGHT..
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C65

In the last two years, have you changed your diet or your exercise habits in order to gain or lose weight?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU CHANGED YOUR DIET OR YOUR EXERCISE HABITS IN ORDER TO GAIN OR LOSE WEIGHT?
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C66

About how much do you weigh now?

ABOUT HOW MUCH DO YOU WEIGH NOW?
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C67

About how tall are you without shoes?

ABOUT HOW TALL ARE YOU WITHOUT SHOES?
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C68A

Frequent swelling in the feet or ankles

FREQUENT SWELLING IN THE FEET OR ANKLES
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C68B

Difficulty breathing , panting or coughing, or phlegm

DIFFICULTY BREATHING , PANTING OR COUGHING, OR PHLEGM
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C68C

Nausea or fainting

NAUSEA OR FAINTING
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C68D

Extreme thirst

EXTREME THIRST
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C68E

Severe fatigue or exhaustion

SEVERE FATIGUE OR EXHAUSTION
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C68F

Stomach pain, indigestion or diarrhea

STOMACH PAIN, INDIGESTION OR DIARRHEA
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C68G

Incontinence when coughing, sneezing, picking something up, or exercising

INCONTINENCE WHEN COUGHING, SNEEZING, PICKING SOMETHING UP, OR EXERCISING
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C68H

Incontinence when had the urge to urinate, but couldn't reach the bathroom in time

INCONTINENCE WHEN HAD THE URGE TO URINATE, BUT COULDN'T REACH THE BATHROOM IN TIME
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C68I

Burning sensation when urinating

BURNING SENSATION WHEN URINATING
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C69A

How would you evaluate your hand strength (your dominant hand)? Would you say...

HOW WOULD YOU EVALUATE YOUR HAND STRENGTH (YOUR DOMINANT HAND)? WOULD YOU SAY...
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C69B

How often do you have difficulty with balance? Would you say...

HOW OFTEN DO YOU HAVE DIFFICULTY WITH BALANCE? WOULD YOU SAY...
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C70

In the last two years, have you eaten less because of loss of appetite, digestive problems, and difficulties chewing or swallowing?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU EATEN LESS BECAUSE OF LOSS OF APPETITE, DIGESTIVE PROBLEMS, AND DIFFICULTIES CHEWING OR SWALLOWING?
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C71A

Have you lost an extremity or part of your feet or arms due to an accident or sickness?

HAVE YOU LOST AN EXTREMITY OR PART OF YOUR FEET OR ARMS DUE TO AN ACCIDENT OR SICKNESS?
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If Have you lost an extremity or part of your feet or arms due to an accident or sickness? = 1 Yes »
 
   
 
C71B

Did this loss occur in the last 2 years?

DID THIS LOSS OCCUR IN THE LAST 2 YEARS?
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C72

Have you ever (or in the last two years) been told by a doctor or medical personnel that you suffer from a health problem caused by your job?

HAVE YOU EVER (OR IN THE LAST TWO YEARS) BEEN TOLD BY A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL THAT YOU SUFFER FROM A HEALTH PROBLEM CAUSED BY YOUR JOB?
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C73

Due to sickness or injury, during the last 12 months, how many days did you stay in bed for at least half the day?

DUE TO SICKNESS OR INJURY, DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS, HOW MANY DAYS DID YOU STAY IN BED FOR AT LEAST HALF THE DAY?
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C74A

How often do you have difficulty falling asleep? Would you say that...

HOW OFTEN DO YOU HAVE DIFFICULTY FALLING ASLEEP? WOULD YOU SAY THAT...
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C74B

How often do you wake up during the night after falling asleep? Would you say that...

HOW OFTEN DO YOU WAKE UP DURING THE NIGHT AFTER FALLING ASLEEP? WOULD YOU SAY THAT...
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C74C

How often do you wake up early and are not able to go back to sleep? Would you say that...

HOW OFTEN DO YOU WAKE UP EARLY AND ARE NOT ABLE TO GO BACK TO SLEEP? WOULD YOU SAY THAT...
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C74D

How often do you feel relaxed when you wake up in the morning?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL RELAXED WHEN YOU WAKE UP IN THE MORNING?
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C75

INTERVIEWER: How frequently did the respondent need help to answer Section C. Health?

INTERVIEWER: HOW FREQUENTLY DID THE RESPONDENT NEED HELP TO ANSWER SECTION C. HEALTH?
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C1
Now I have some questions about your health. Would you say your health is...

NOW I HAVE SOME QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR HEALTH. WOULD YOU SAY YOUR HEALTH IS...
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Excellent
2 Very Good
3 Good
4 Fair
5 Poor
8 RF
9 DK


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C2A
Comparing your health now with your health two years ago, would you say your health now is...

COMPARING YOUR HEALTH NOW WITH YOUR HEALTH TWO YEARS AGO, WOULD YOU SAY YOUR HEALTH NOW IS...
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Much better
2 Somewhat better
3 More or less the same
4 Somewhat worse
5 Much worse
8 RF
9 DK


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C2B
In the last two years, have you seen a doctor or medical personnel?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU SEEN A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C3
Compared with other people your age, would you say that currently your health is...?

COMPARED WITH OTHER PEOPLE YOUR AGE, WOULD YOU SAY THAT CURRENTLY YOUR HEALTH IS...?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Better
2 More or less the same
3 Worse
8 RF
9 DK


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C4
Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) diagnosed you with hypertension or high blood pressure?

HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL (EVER/IN THE LAST TWO YEARS) DIAGNOSED YOU WITH HYPERTENSION OR HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK

If Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) diagnosed you with hypertension or high blood pressure? (C4) = 1 Yes »

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C5
Are you currently taking any medication to lower your blood pressure?

ARE YOU CURRENTLY TAKING ANY MEDICATION TO LOWER YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C6
Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) diagnosed you with diabetes?

HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL (EVER/IN THE LAST TWO YEARS) DIAGNOSED YOU WITH DIABETES?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


If Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) diagnosed you with diabetes? (C6) = 1 Yes »

|  ========================================================================
C7
Are you currently taking any oral medication in order to control your diabetes?

ARE YOU CURRENTLY TAKING ANY ORAL MEDICATION IN ORDER TO CONTROL YOUR DIABETES?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C8
Are you currently using insulin shots?

ARE YOU CURRENTLY USING INSULIN SHOTS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C9
Do you follow a special diet to control your diabetes?

DO YOU FOLLOW A SPECIAL DIET TO CONTROL YOUR DIABETES?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C10
In general, is your diabetes under control now?

IN GENERAL, IS YOUR DIABETES UNDER CONTROL NOW?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C11
How frequently do you measure your blood sugar level or urine-sugar level?

HOW FREQUENTLY DO YOU MEASURE YOUR BLOOD SUGAR LEVEL OR URINE-SUGAR LEVEL?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
______ Number of Times
1 Week
2 Month
3 Year
5 Never
88/8 RF
99/9 DK


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C12
During the last two years, Has a doctor or medical personnel ever diagnosed you with cancer?

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL EVER DIAGNOSED YOU WITH CANCER?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


If During the last two years, Has a doctor or medical personnel ever diagnosed you with cancer? (C12) = 1 Yes »

|  ========================================================================
C13
In total, how many cancers in different places or organs have you ever had?

IN TOTAL, HOW MANY CANCERS IN DIFFERENT PLACES OR ORGANS HAVE YOU EVER HAD?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
______ Number of Cancers
88 RF
99 DK


|  ========================================================================
C14
What type of cancer?

WHAT TYPE OF CANCER?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
01 Breast
02 Cervical/Cervix
03 Endometrial/Uterine
04 Liver
05 Stomach
06 Pancreas
07 Prostate
08 Colorectal
09 Lung
10 Other
88 RF
99 DK


|  ========================================================================
C15
In the last two years, have you consulted a doctor or medical personnel about your cancer?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU CONSULTED A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL ABOUT YOUR CANCER?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C16
In the last two years, what type of treatments have you received for your cancer?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, WHAT TYPE OF TREATMENTS HAVE YOU RECEIVED FOR YOUR CANCER?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Chemotherapy/Medication
2 Surgery or biopsy
3 Radiation or X-ray
4 Medication or treatment for symptoms (Pain, nausea rash)
5 None
7 Other (specify)
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C17
Are you currently receiving treatment for your cancer?

ARE YOU CURRENTLY RECEIVING TREATMENT FOR YOUR CANCER?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C18
In what year or at what age was your (most recent) cancer diagnosed?

IN WHAT YEAR OR AT WHAT AGE WAS YOUR (MOST RECENT) CANCER DIAGNOSED?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
______ Year or age
8888 RF
9999 DK


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C19
(In the last two years/ever) Has a doctor or medical personnel told diagnosed you with a respiratory illness, such as asthma or emphysema?

(IN THE LAST TWO YEARS/EVER) HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL TOLD DIAGNOSED YOU WITH A RESPIRATORY ILLNESS, SUCH AS ASTHMA OR EMPHYSEMA?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


If (In the last two years/ever) Has a doctor or medical personnel told diagnosed you with a respiratory illness, such as asthma or emphysema? (C19) = 1 Yes »

|  ========================================================================
C20A
Are you currently taking medication or using another treatment for your respiratory illness?

ARE YOU CURRENTLY TAKING MEDICATION OR USING ANOTHER TREATMENT FOR YOUR RESPIRATORY ILLNESS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C20B
Are you receiving oxygen for your pulmonary disease?

ARE YOU RECEIVING OXYGEN FOR YOUR PULMONARY DISEASE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK

|  ========================================================================
C21
Does this condition limit your daily activities such as household chores or your job?

DOES THIS CONDITION LIMIT YOUR DAILY ACTIVITIES SUCH AS HOUSEHOLD CHORES OR YOUR JOB?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C22A
Has a doctor or medical personnel ever told you that you have had a heart attack?

HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL EVER TOLD YOU THAT YOU HAVE HAD A HEART ATTACK?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


If Has a doctor or medical personnel ever told you that you have had a heart attack? (C22A) = 1 Yes »

|  ========================================================================
C22B
In what year or at about what age did you have your (most recent) heart attack?

IN WHAT YEAR OR AT ABOUT WHAT AGE DID YOU HAVE YOUR (MOST RECENT) HEART ATTACK?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
______ Year or age
8888 RF
9999 DK


|  ========================================================================
C23
Are you currently taking medication for your heart condition?

ARE YOU CURRENTLY TAKING MEDICATION FOR YOUR HEART CONDITION?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C24
Do you carry any medicine with you for chest pain?

DO YOU CARRY ANY MEDICINE WITH YOU FOR CHEST PAIN?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C25A
Does this heart problem limit your daily activities such as household chores or your job?

DOES THIS HEART PROBLEM LIMIT YOUR DAILY ACTIVITIES SUCH AS HOUSEHOLD CHORES OR YOUR JOB?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C25B
Has a doctor or medical personnel ever told you that you have had heart failure/cardiac failure/congestive heart failure, arrhythmia, or angina?

HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL EVER TOLD YOU THAT YOU HAVE HAD HEART FAILURE/CARDIAC FAILURE/CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE, ARRHYTHMIA, OR ANGINA?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C26
Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) told you that you had a stroke?

HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL (EVER/IN THE LAST TWO YEARS) TOLD YOU THAT YOU HAD A STROKE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


If Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) told you that you had a stroke? (C26) = 1 Yes »

|  ========================================================================
C27_1
...weakness in the arms and/or legs, or the capacity to move them has diminished

...WEAKNESS IN THE ARMS AND/OR LEGS, OR THE CAPACITY TO MOVE THEM HAS DIMINISHED
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C27_2
...difficulties when speaking or eating

...DIFFICULTIES WHEN SPEAKING OR EATING
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C27_3
...difficulties with sight or vision

...DIFFICULTIES WITH SIGHT OR VISION
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C27_4
...difficulties when thinking or saying what you want

...DIFFICULTIES WHEN THINKING OR SAYING WHAT YOU WANT
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C28
Are you currently taking any medications because of your stroke or for complications due to the stroke?

ARE YOU CURRENTLY TAKING ANY MEDICATIONS BECAUSE OF YOUR STROKE OR FOR COMPLICATIONS DUE TO THE STROKE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C29
Are you doing physical therapy or rehabilitation because of the stroke or the complications that resulted from the stroke?

ARE YOU DOING PHYSICAL THERAPY OR REHABILITATION BECAUSE OF THE STROKE OR THE COMPLICATIONS THAT RESULTED FROM THE STROKE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C30
In what year or at about what age did you have your (most recent) stroke?

IN WHAT YEAR OR AT ABOUT WHAT AGE DID YOU HAVE YOUR (MOST RECENT) STROKE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
______ Year or age
8888 RF
9999 DK


|  ========================================================================
C31
Has this stroke limited your daily activities such as household chores or your job?

HAS THIS STROKE LIMITED YOUR DAILY ACTIVITIES SUCH AS HOUSEHOLD CHORES OR YOUR JOB?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C32
Has a doctor or medical personnel ever diagnosed you with arthritis or rheumatism?

HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL EVER DIAGNOSED YOU WITH ARTHRITIS OR RHEUMATISM?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


If Has a doctor or medical personnel ever diagnosed you with arthritis or rheumatism? (C32) = 1 Yes »

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C33
Do you feel pain, stiffness, or swelling in your joints?

DO YOU FEEL PAIN, STIFFNESS, OR SWELLING IN YOUR JOINTS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C34
Are you taking medication or are you receiving other treatment for your arthritis or rheumatism?

ARE YOU TAKING MEDICATION OR ARE YOU RECEIVING OTHER TREATMENT FOR YOUR ARTHRITIS OR RHEUMATISM?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C35
Are your daily activities such as household chores or your job limited because of your arthritis?

ARE YOUR DAILY ACTIVITIES SUCH AS HOUSEHOLD CHORES OR YOUR JOB LIMITED BECAUSE OF YOUR ARTHRITIS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C36_1
Kidney infection

KIDNEY INFECTION
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C36_2
Liver infection

LIVER INFECTION
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C36_3
Tuberculosis

TUBERCULOSIS
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C36_4
Pneumonia

PNEUMONIA
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C36_5
Herpes or Herpes Zoster?

HERPES OR HERPES ZOSTER?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C37
Have you fallen down in the last two years?

HAVE YOU FALLEN DOWN IN THE LAST TWO YEARS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


If Have you fallen down in the last two years? (C37) = 1 Yes »

|  ========================================================================
C38
Approximately how many times has this happened?

APPROXIMATELY HOW MANY TIMES HAS THIS HAPPENED?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
______ Number of Times
88 RF
99 DK


|  ========================================================================
C39
Have you hurt yourself in these falls badly enough to need medical treatment?

HAVE YOU HURT YOURSELF IN THESE FALLS BADLY ENOUGH TO NEED MEDICAL TREATMENT?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


========================================================================
C41
Do you usually wear glasses?

DO YOU USUALLY WEAR GLASSES?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


========================================================================
C42
How is your vision (with glasses)?

HOW IS YOUR VISION (WITH GLASSES)?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Excellent
2 Very good
3 Good
4 Fair
5 Poor
8 RF
9 DK


========================================================================
C43
Do you usually use a hearing aid or auditory device?

DO YOU USUALLY USE A HEARING AID OR AUDITORY DEVICE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


========================================================================
C44
How is you hearing/auditory range (using hearing aid or auditory device)?

HOW IS YOU HEARING/AUDITORY RANGE (USING HEARING AID OR AUDITORY DEVICE)?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Excellent
2 Very good
3 Good
4 Fair
5 Poor
8 RF
9 DK


========================================================================
C45
Do you often suffer from pain?

DO YOU OFTEN SUFFER FROM PAIN?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


If Do you often suffer from pain? (C45) = 1 Yes »

|  ========================================================================
C46
How is the pain the majority of the time?

HOW IS THE PAIN THE MAJORITY OF THE TIME?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Mild
2 Moderate
3 Severe
8 RF
9 DK
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C47
Does this pain limit your usual activities such as household chores or your job?

DOES THIS PAIN LIMIT YOUR USUAL ACTIVITIES SUCH AS HOUSEHOLD CHORES OR YOUR JOB?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C48A
Colonoscopy, sigmoidoscopy or other test for colon cancer

COLONOSCOPY, SIGMOIDOSCOPY OR OTHER TEST FOR COLON CANCER
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C48B
Cholesterol blood test

CHOLESTEROL BLOOD TEST
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C48C
Tuberculosis test

TUBERCULOSIS TEST
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C48D
Diabetes test

DIABETES TEST
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C48E
Blood pressure test

BLOOD PRESSURE TEST
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C48F
Flu vaccine

FLU VACCINE
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C48G
Pneumonia vaccine

PNEUMONIA VACCINE
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


If RESPONDENT IS NOT MALE »

|  ========================================================================
C48H
Monthly self-breast exam?

MONTHLY SELF-BREAST EXAM?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


|  ========================================================================
C48I
Had you had a mammogram or x-ray to check for breast cancer?

HAD YOU HAD A MAMMOGRAM OR X-RAY TO CHECK FOR BREAST CANCER?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C48J
Have you had a pap smear to check for uterine cancer?

HAVE YOU HAD A PAP SMEAR TO CHECK FOR UTERINE CANCER?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C48K
How old were you when you finished passing through menopause, i.e., your last menstral cycle?

HOW OLD WERE YOU WHEN YOU FINISHED PASSING THROUGH MENOPAUSE, I.E., YOUR LAST MENSTRAL CYCLE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
______ Age
997 Still menstruate
888 RF
999 DK


If How old were you when you finished passing through menopause, i.e., your last menstral cycle? (C48K) = 888 or How old were you when you finished passing through menopause, i.e., your last menstral cycle? (C48K) = 999 »

| |  ========================================================================
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C48K_1
Were you...

WERE YOU...
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Less than 45 years old
2 More or less 50 years old
3 More than 55 years old
8 RF
9 DK


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C48L
Have you had a hysterectomy, i.e., surgery to remove the womb (uterus) and ovaries, or womb (uterus) only?

HAVE YOU HAD A HYSTERECTOMY, I.E., SURGERY TO REMOVE THE WOMB (UTERUS) AND OVARIES, OR WOMB (UTERUS) ONLY?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C48M
In the last 2 years, have you had an exam or blood test to screen for prostate cancer?

IN THE LAST 2 YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD AN EXAM OR BLOOD TEST TO SCREEN FOR PROSTATE CANCER?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
3 Already had operation
8 RF
9 DK


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C49_1
You felt depressed?

YOU FELT DEPRESSED?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C49_2
You felt everything you did was an effort?

YOU FELT EVERYTHING YOU DID WAS AN EFFORT?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C49_3
Had restless sleep?

HAD RESTLESS SLEEP?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C49_4
Felt happy?

FELT HAPPY?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C49_5
Felt alone?

FELT ALONE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C49_6
Felt you enjoyed life?

FELT YOU ENJOYED LIFE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C49_7
Felt sad?

FELT SAD?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C49_8
Felt tired?

FELT TIRED?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C49_9
Felt very energetic?

FELT VERY ENERGETIC?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C50A
In the last 2 years, have you ever felt sad, blue, or depressed for more than two weeks in a row?

IN THE LAST 2 YEARS, HAVE YOU EVER FELT SAD, BLUE, OR DEPRESSED FOR MORE THAN TWO WEEKS IN A ROW?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C50B
On average during the last two years, have you exercised or done hard physical work three or more times a week?

ON AVERAGE DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU EXERCISED OR DONE HARD PHYSICAL WORK THREE OR MORE TIMES A WEEK?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C51
Have you ever smoked cigarettes?

HAVE YOU EVER SMOKED CIGARETTES?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


If Have you ever smoked cigarettes? (C51) = 1 Yes »

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C52
About how old were you when you started smoking?Age or Year started smoking or Started smoking [yy] years ago......

ABOUT HOW OLD WERE YOU WHEN YOU STARTED SMOKING?AGE OR YEAR STARTED SMOKING OR STARTED SMOKING [YY] YEARS AGO......
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
88 RF
99 DK


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C53
Have you smoked cigarettes in the last two years?

HAVE YOU SMOKED CIGARETTES IN THE LAST TWO YEARS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


If Have you smoked cigarettes in the last two years? (C53) = 1 Yes »

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C54
Do you smoke cigarettes now?

DO YOU SMOKE CIGARETTES NOW?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


| |  If Do you smoke cigarettes now? (C54) = 1 Yes »

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C55
How often do you smoke?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU SMOKE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Every day
2 Not every day
8 RF
9 DK


| | |  If How often do you smoke? (C55) = 1 Every day »

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C56
About how many cigarettes or packs do you usually smoke in a day?

ABOUT HOW MANY CIGARETTES OR PACKS DO YOU USUALLY SMOKE IN A DAY?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
______ Cigarettes/Day or Packs/Day
87 87 or more cigarettes
88 RF
99 DK


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C57
When you were smoking the most, about how many cigarettes or packs did you usually smoke in a day?

WHEN YOU WERE SMOKING THE MOST, ABOUT HOW MANY CIGARETTES OR PACKS DID YOU USUALLY SMOKE IN A DAY?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
______ Cigarettes/Day or Packs/Day
87 87 or more cigarettes
88 RF
99 DK


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C58
About how many years ago did you stop smoking?

ABOUT HOW MANY YEARS AGO DID YOU STOP SMOKING?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
______ Years ago or Year when stopped smoking or Age when stopped smoking
88 RF
99 DK


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C59A
Do you ever drink any alcoholic beverages such as beer, wine, liquor, or pulque (drink made from fermented cactus sap)?

DO YOU EVER DRINK ANY ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES SUCH AS BEER, WINE, LIQUOR, OR PULQUE (DRINK MADE FROM FERMENTED CACTUS SAP)?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


If Do you ever drink any alcoholic beverages such as beer, wine, liquor, or pulque (drink made from fermented cactus sap)? (C59A) != 3 »

If Do you ever drink any alcoholic beverages such as beer, wine, liquor, or pulque (drink made from fermented cactus sap)? (C59A) = 1 Yes »

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C59B
In the last three months, about how many days a week have you had an alcoholic beverage? NONE, OR LESS THAN ONE PER WEEK MARK "0" AND GO TO C.64

IN THE LAST THREE MONTHS, ABOUT HOW MANY DAYS A WEEK HAVE YOU HAD AN ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE? NONE, OR LESS THAN ONE PER WEEK MARK "0" AND GO TO C.64
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
______ Number of days
8 RF
9 DK


| |  If In the last three months, about how many days a week have you had an alcoholic beverage? NONE, OR LESS THAN ONE PER WEEK MARK "0" AND GO TO C.64 (C59B) != 0 »

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C59C
On the days that you drank alcoholic beverages in the last three months, about how many drinks did you have per day?

ON THE DAYS THAT YOU DRANK ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES IN THE LAST THREE MONTHS, ABOUT HOW MANY DRINKS DID YOU HAVE PER DAY?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
______ Number of drinks
88 RF
99 DK


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C59D
In the last three months, on how many days have you had four or more drinks on one occasion?

IN THE LAST THREE MONTHS, ON HOW MANY DAYS HAVE YOU HAD FOUR OR MORE DRINKS ON ONE OCCASION?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
______ Number of days
00 None
87 87 or more days
88 RF
99 DK


ElseIf Do you ever drink any alcoholic beverages such as beer, wine, liquor, or pulque (drink made from fermented cactus sap)? (C59A) != 1 Yes »

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C59E
During the last two years, have you had any alcoholic drinks such as beer, wine, liqour, or pulque (drink made from fermented cactus sap)?

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY ALCOHOLIC DRINKS SUCH AS BEER, WINE, LIQOUR, OR PULQUE (DRINK MADE FROM FERMENTED CACTUS SAP)?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C64
Compared with two years ago, your weight..

COMPARED WITH TWO YEARS AGO, YOUR WEIGHT..
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Has increased 5 kilograms or more
2 Has decreased 5 kilograms or more
3 Has remained more or less the same
8 RF
9 DK


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C65
In the last two years, have you changed your diet or your exercise habits in order to gain or lose weight?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU CHANGED YOUR DIET OR YOUR EXERCISE HABITS IN ORDER TO GAIN OR LOSE WEIGHT?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
888 RF
999 DK


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C66
About how much do you weigh now?

ABOUT HOW MUCH DO YOU WEIGH NOW?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
______ Kilograms
888 RF
999 DK


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C67
About how tall are you without shoes?

ABOUT HOW TALL ARE YOU WITHOUT SHOES?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
______ Meters y Centimeters
8.88 RF
9.99 DK


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C68A
Frequent swelling in the feet or ankles

FREQUENT SWELLING IN THE FEET OR ANKLES
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C68B
Difficulty breathing , panting or coughing, or phlegm

DIFFICULTY BREATHING , PANTING OR COUGHING, OR PHLEGM
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C68C
Nausea or fainting

NAUSEA OR FAINTING
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C68D
Extreme thirst

EXTREME THIRST
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C68E
Severe fatigue or exhaustion

SEVERE FATIGUE OR EXHAUSTION
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C68F
Stomach pain, indigestion or diarrhea

STOMACH PAIN, INDIGESTION OR DIARRHEA
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C68G
Incontinence when coughing, sneezing, picking something up, or exercising

INCONTINENCE WHEN COUGHING, SNEEZING, PICKING SOMETHING UP, OR EXERCISING
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C68H
Incontinence when had the urge to urinate, but couldn't reach the bathroom in time

INCONTINENCE WHEN HAD THE URGE TO URINATE, BUT COULDN'T REACH THE BATHROOM IN TIME
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C68I
Burning sensation when urinating

BURNING SENSATION WHEN URINATING
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C69A
How would you evaluate your hand strength (your dominant hand)? Would you say...

HOW WOULD YOU EVALUATE YOUR HAND STRENGTH (YOUR DOMINANT HAND)? WOULD YOU SAY...
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Very strong
2 Somewhat strong
3 Somewhat weak
4 Very weak
8 RF
9 DK


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C69B
How often do you have difficulty with balance? Would you say...

HOW OFTEN DO YOU HAVE DIFFICULTY WITH BALANCE? WOULD YOU SAY...
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Often
2 Sometimes
3 Rarely
4 Never
8 RF
9 DK


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C70
In the last two years, have you eaten less because of loss of appetite, digestive problems, and difficulties chewing or swallowing?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU EATEN LESS BECAUSE OF LOSS OF APPETITE, DIGESTIVE PROBLEMS, AND DIFFICULTIES CHEWING OR SWALLOWING?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Often
2 Sometimes
3 Rarely
8 RF
9 DK


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C71A
Have you lost an extremity or part of your feet or arms due to an accident or sickness?

HAVE YOU LOST AN EXTREMITY OR PART OF YOUR FEET OR ARMS DUE TO AN ACCIDENT OR SICKNESS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


If Have you lost an extremity or part of your feet or arms due to an accident or sickness? (C71A) = 1 Yes »

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C71B
Did this loss occur in the last 2 years?

DID THIS LOSS OCCUR IN THE LAST 2 YEARS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
8 RF
9 DK


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C72
Have you ever (or in the last two years) been told by a doctor or medical personnel that you suffer from a health problem caused by your job?

HAVE YOU EVER (OR IN THE LAST TWO YEARS) BEEN TOLD BY A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL THAT YOU SUFFER FROM A HEALTH PROBLEM CAUSED BY YOUR JOB?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No
3 Never worked
8 RF
9 DK


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C73
Due to sickness or injury, during the last 12 months, how many days did you stay in bed for at least half the day?

DUE TO SICKNESS OR INJURY, DURING THE LAST 12 MONTHS, HOW MANY DAYS DID YOU STAY IN BED FOR AT LEAST HALF THE DAY?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
______ Number of days
000 None
888 RF
999 DK


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C74A
How often do you have difficulty falling asleep? Would you say that...

HOW OFTEN DO YOU HAVE DIFFICULTY FALLING ASLEEP? WOULD YOU SAY THAT...
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Most of the time
2 Sometimes
3 Rarely or never
8 RF
9 DK


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C74B
How often do you wake up during the night after falling asleep? Would you say that...

HOW OFTEN DO YOU WAKE UP DURING THE NIGHT AFTER FALLING ASLEEP? WOULD YOU SAY THAT...
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Most of the time
2 Sometimes
3 Rarely or never
8 RF
9 DK


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C74C
How often do you wake up early and are not able to go back to sleep? Would you say that...

HOW OFTEN DO YOU WAKE UP EARLY AND ARE NOT ABLE TO GO BACK TO SLEEP? WOULD YOU SAY THAT...
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Most of the time
2 Sometimes
3 Rarely or never
8 RF
9 DK


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C74D
How often do you feel relaxed when you wake up in the morning?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU FEEL RELAXED WHEN YOU WAKE UP IN THE MORNING?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Most of the time
2 Sometimes
3 Rarely or never
8 RF
9 DK


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C75
INTERVIEWER: How frequently did the respondent need help to answer Section C. Health?

INTERVIEWER: HOW FREQUENTLY DID THE RESPONDENT NEED HELP TO ANSWER SECTION C. HEALTH?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Never
2 A few times
3 Most or all of the time


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