C. Health

The goal of this section is to learn about some health characteristics of the respondent. Contents include self-reports of conditions, symptoms, diagnosed diseases and treatment, functional status, hygienic behaviors (e.g., smoking, drinking history and preventative care), fall and fracture, pain, and depression.

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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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C2

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

COMPARING YOUR HEALTH NOW WITH YOUR HEALTH OF TWO YEARS AGO, WOULD YOU SAY YOUR HEALTH NOW IS...
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C3

Comparing with two years ago, would you say that you now worry about your health ...?

COMPARING WITH TWO YEARS AGO, WOULD YOU SAY THAT YOU NOW WORRY ABOUT YOUR HEALTH ...?
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C4

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

HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL (EVER/IN THE LAST TWO YEARS) TOLD YOU THAT YOU HAVE HYPERTENSION OR HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE?
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If Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) told you that you have hypertension or high blood pressure? = 1. Yes
2. No
8. RF
9. DK »
 
   
 
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) told you that you have diabetes?

HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL (EVER/IN THE LAST TWO YEARS) TOLD YOU THAT YOU HAVE DIABETES?
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If Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) told you that you have diabetes? = 1. Yes
2. No
8. RF
9. DK »
 
   
 
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_1

With what frequency do you measure your blood-sugar level or urine-sugar level?-Number of times

WITH WHAT FREQUENCY DO YOU MEASURE YOUR BLOOD-SUGAR LEVEL OR URINE-SUGAR LEVEL?-NUMBER OF TIMES
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C11_2

With what frequency do you measure your blood-sugar level or urine-sugar level?-Period

WITH WHAT FREQUENCY DO YOU MEASURE YOUR BLOOD-SUGAR LEVEL OR URINE-SUGAR LEVEL?-PERIOD
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C12

Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) told yo uthat you have cancer?

HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL (EVER/IN THE LAST TWO YEARS) TOLD YO UTHAT YOU HAVE CANCER?
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If Has a doctor or medical personnel (ever/in the last two years) told yo uthat you have cancer? = 1. Yes
2. No
8. RF
9. DK »
 
   
 
C13

In total, how many cancers have you had?

IN TOTAL, HOW MANY CANCERS HAVE YOU HAD?
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C14

In which organs or parts of your body have you had cancers?

IN WHICH ORGANS OR PARTS OF YOUR BODY HAVE YOU HAD CANCERS?
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C15

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

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU CONSULTED A DOCTOR OR A MEDICAL PERSONNEL ABOUT YOUR CANCER?
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C16_1

During the last tow years, what type of treatments have you received for your cancer?-Chemotherapy/Medication

DURING THE LAST TOW YEARS, WHAT TYPE OF TREATMENTS HAVE YOU RECEIVED FOR YOUR CANCER?-CHEMOTHERAPY/MEDICATION
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C16_2

During the last tow years, what type of treatments have you received for your cancer?-Surgery or Biopsy

DURING THE LAST TOW YEARS, WHAT TYPE OF TREATMENTS HAVE YOU RECEIVED FOR YOUR CANCER?-SURGERY OR BIOPSY
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C16_3

During the last tow years, what type of treatments have you received for your cancer?-Radiation or X-Ray

DURING THE LAST TOW YEARS, WHAT TYPE OF TREATMENTS HAVE YOU RECEIVED FOR YOUR CANCER?-RADIATION OR X-RAY
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C16_4

During the last tow years, what type of treatments have you received for your cancer?-Medication or Treatment for Symptoms (Pain, Nausea, Rash)

DURING THE LAST TOW YEARS, WHAT TYPE OF TREATMENTS HAVE YOU RECEIVED FOR YOUR CANCER?-MEDICATION OR TREATMENT FOR SYMPTOMS (PAIN, NAUSEA, RASH)
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C16_5

During the last tow years, what type of treatments have you received for your cancer?-Other

DURING THE LAST TOW YEARS, WHAT TYPE OF TREATMENTS HAVE YOU RECEIVED FOR YOUR CANCER?-OTHER
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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

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

ABOUT 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 you that you have a respiratory illness, such as asthma, or emphysema?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS/EVER, HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL TOLD YOU THAT YOU HAVE 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 you that you have a respiratory illness, such as asthma, or emphysema? = 1. Yes
2. No
8. RF
9. DK »
 
   
 
C20

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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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

(During the last two years/ever), has a doctor or medical personnel told you that you have had a heart attack?

(DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS/EVER), HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL TOLD YOU THAT YOU HAVE HAD A HEART ATTACK?
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If (During the last two years/ever), has a doctor or medical personnel told you that you have had a heart attack? = 1. Yes
2. No
8. RF
9. DK »
 
   
 
C22B

About in what year or at what age did you have your (most recent) heart atack?

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

Are you currently taking medication for you heart condition?

ARE YOU CURRENTLY TAKING MEDICATION FOR YOU 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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C25

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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C26

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

(IN THE LAST TWO YEARS/EVER) HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL TOLD YOU THA YOU HAD A STROKE?
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If (In the last two years/ever) Has a doctor or medical personnel told you tha you had a stroke? = 1. Yes
2. No
8. RF
9. DK »
 
   
 
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C27_1

Because of your stroke do you have any weakness in your arms or legs or has your capacity to move them or use them been diminished?

BECAUSE OF YOUR STROKE DO YOU HAVE ANY WEAKNESS IN YOUR ARMS OR LEGS OR HAS YOUR CAPACITY TO MOVE THEM OR USE THEM BEEN DIMINISHED?
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C27_2

Because of your stroke do you have difficulty in eating or speaking?

BECAUSE OF YOUR STROKE DO YOU HAVE DIFFICULTY IN EATING OR SPEAKING?
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C27_3

Because of your stroke do you have difficulty with your vision?

BECAUSE OF YOUR STROKE DO YOU HAVE DIFFICULTY WITH YOUR VISION?
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C27_4

Because of your stroke do you have difficulty thinking or saying what you want?

BECAUSE OF YOUR STROKE DO YOU HAVE DIFFICULTY 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

About in what year or at what age did you have your (most recent) stroke?

ABOUT IN WHAT YEAR OR AT 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

(In the last two years/ever) Has a doctor or medical personnel told you that you have arthritis or rheumatism?

(IN THE LAST TWO YEARS/EVER) HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL TOLD YOU THAT YOU HAVE ARTHRITIS OR RHEUMATISM?
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If (In the last two years/ever) Has a doctor or medical personnel told you that you have arthritis or rheumatism? = 1. Yes
2. No
8. RF
9. DK »
 
   
 
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

In the last two years, has a doctor or medical personnel told you that you have Liver or kidney infection?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL TOLD YOU THAT YOU HAVE LIVER OR KIDNEY INFECTION?
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C36_2

In the last two years, has a doctor or medical personnel told you that you have Tuberculosis?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL TOLD YOU THAT YOU HAVE TUBERCULOSIS?
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C36_3

In the last two years, has a doctor or medical personnel told you that you have Pneumonia?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAS A DOCTOR OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL TOLD YOU THAT YOU HAVE PNEUMONIA?
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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
2. No
8. RF
9. DK »
 
   
 
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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C40

Since your fiftieth birthday, have you fractured any bone including your hip?

SINCE YOUR FIFTIETH BIRTHDAY, HAVE YOU FRACTURED ANY BONE INCLUDING YOUR HIP?
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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 your hearing/auditory range (using hearing aid or auditory device)?

HOW IS YOUR 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
2. No
8. RF
9. DK »
 
   
 
C46

How is the pain majority of the time?

HOW IS THE PAIN 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

In the last two years, have you had any of the following medical exams or procedures?-A vaccination against tetanus?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING MEDICAL EXAMS OR PROCEDURES?-A VACCINATION AGAINST TETANUS?
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C48B

In the last two years, have you had any of the following medical exams or procedures?-A blood test for cholesterol

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING MEDICAL EXAMS OR PROCEDURES?-A BLOOD TEST FOR CHOLESTEROL
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C48C

In the last two years, have you had any of the following medical exams or procedures?-A test for tuberculosis

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING MEDICAL EXAMS OR PROCEDURES?-A TEST FOR TUBERCULOSIS
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C48D

In the last two years, have you had any of the following medical exams or procedures?-A test for diabetes?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING MEDICAL EXAMS OR PROCEDURES?-A TEST FOR DIABETES?
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C48E

In the last two years, have you had any of the following medical exams or procedures?-A test for hyperextension or high blood pressure?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING MEDICAL EXAMS OR PROCEDURES?-A TEST FOR HYPEREXTENSION OR HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE?
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C48F

Do you examine your breasts every month to detect lumps?

DO YOU EXAMINE YOUR BREASTS EVERY MONTH TO DETECT LUMPS?
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C48G

Have you had a mammogram or an x-ray of your breasts to detect for cancer?

HAVE YOU HAD A MAMMOGRAM OR AN X-RAY OF YOUR BREASTS TO DETECT FOR CANCER?
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C48H

Have you had a pap smear?

HAVE YOU HAD A PAP SMEAR?
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C48I

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

These questions reger to how you have felt during the past week. For each question please tell me if the majority of the time:-you felt depressed

THESE QUESTIONS REGER TO HOW YOU HAVE FELT DURING THE PAST WEEK. FOR EACH QUESTION PLEASE TELL ME IF THE MAJORITY OF THE TIME:-YOU FELT DEPRESSED
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C49_2

These questions reger to how you have felt during the past week. For each question please tell me if the majority of the time:-You felt that everything you did was an effort

THESE QUESTIONS REGER TO HOW YOU HAVE FELT DURING THE PAST WEEK. FOR EACH QUESTION PLEASE TELL ME IF THE MAJORITY OF THE TIME:-YOU FELT THAT EVERYTHING YOU DID WAS AN EFFORT
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C49_3

These questions reger to how you have felt during the past week. For each question please tell me if the majority of the time:-You felt your sleep was restless

THESE QUESTIONS REGER TO HOW YOU HAVE FELT DURING THE PAST WEEK. FOR EACH QUESTION PLEASE TELL ME IF THE MAJORITY OF THE TIME:-YOU FELT YOUR SLEEP WAS RESTLESS
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C49_4

These questions reger to how you have felt during the past week. For each question please tell me if the majority of the time:-You felt happy

THESE QUESTIONS REGER TO HOW YOU HAVE FELT DURING THE PAST WEEK. FOR EACH QUESTION PLEASE TELL ME IF THE MAJORITY OF THE TIME:-YOU FELT HAPPY
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C49_5

These questions reger to how you have felt during the past week. For each question please tell me if the majority of the time:-You felt lonely

THESE QUESTIONS REGER TO HOW YOU HAVE FELT DURING THE PAST WEEK. FOR EACH QUESTION PLEASE TELL ME IF THE MAJORITY OF THE TIME:-YOU FELT LONELY
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C49_6

These questions reger to how you have felt during the past week. For each question please tell me if the majority of the time:-You felt that you enjoyed life

THESE QUESTIONS REGER TO HOW YOU HAVE FELT DURING THE PAST WEEK. FOR EACH QUESTION PLEASE TELL ME IF THE MAJORITY OF THE TIME:-YOU FELT THAT YOU ENJOYED LIFE
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C49_7

These questions reger to how you have felt during the past week. For each question please tell me if the majority of the time:-You felt sad

THESE QUESTIONS REGER TO HOW YOU HAVE FELT DURING THE PAST WEEK. FOR EACH QUESTION PLEASE TELL ME IF THE MAJORITY OF THE TIME:-YOU FELT SAD
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C49_8

These questions reger to how you have felt during the past week. For each question please tell me if the majority of the time:-You felt tired

THESE QUESTIONS REGER TO HOW YOU HAVE FELT DURING THE PAST WEEK. FOR EACH QUESTION PLEASE TELL ME IF THE MAJORITY OF THE TIME:-YOU FELT TIRED
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C49_9

These questions reger to how you have felt during the past week. For each question please tell me if the majority of the time:-You felt you had a lot of energy

THESE QUESTIONS REGER TO HOW YOU HAVE FELT DURING THE PAST WEEK. FOR EACH QUESTION PLEASE TELL ME IF THE MAJORITY OF THE TIME:-YOU FELT YOU HAD A LOT OF ENERGY
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C50

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
2. No
8. RF
9. DK »
 
   
 
C52

How old were you when you started smoking?

HOW OLD WERE YOU WHEN YOU STARTED SMOKING?
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C53

Have you smoked cigarrettes in the last two years?

HAVE YOU SMOKED CIGARRETTES IN THE LAST TWO YEARS?
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If Have you smoked cigarrettes in the last two years? = 1. Yes
2. No
8. RF
9. DK »
 
     
   
C54

Do you smoke cigarrettes now?

DO YOU SMOKE CIGARRETTES NOW?
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If Do you smoke cigarrettes now? = 1. Yes
2. No
8. RF
9. DK »
 
       
     
C55

How often do you smoke?

HOW OFTEN DO YOU SMOKE?
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If How often do you smoke? = 1. Everyday
2. Not everyday
8. RF
9. DK »
 
         
       
C56

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

ABOUT HOW MANY CIGARRETTES OR PACKS DO YOU USUALLY SMOKE IN A DAY?
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If C54! = 1 »
 
     
   
C57

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

WHEN YOU WERE SMOKING THE MOST, ABOUT HOW MANY CIGARRETTES 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?

DO YOU EVER DRINK ANY ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES SUCH AS BEER, WINE, LIQUOR OR PULQUE?
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If C59A! = 3 »
 
   
 
If Do you ever drink any alcoholic beverages such as beer, wine, liquor or pulque? = 1. Yes
2. No
3. Never used alcohol
8. RF
9. DK »
 
     
   
C59B

In the last three months, about how many days a week have you had any alcohol to drink?

IN THE LAST THREE MONTHS, ABOUT HOW MANY DAYS A WEEK HAVE YOU HAD ANY ALCOHOL TO DRINK?
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C59C

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

ON THE DAYS 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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If C59A! = 1 »
 
     
   
C59E

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

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY ALCOHOLIC DRINKS SUCH AS BEER, WINE, LIQUOR, OR PULQUE (DRINK MADE FROM FERMENTED CACTUS SAP)?
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C60

(When you were drinking), have you ever felt that you should (have) cut down on the quanitity of drinks you have (had)?

(WHEN YOU WERE DRINKING), HAVE YOU EVER FELT THAT YOU SHOULD (HAVE) CUT DOWN ON THE QUANITITY OF DRINKS YOU HAVE (HAD)?
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C61

(When you were drinking), have (Did) people ever annoy(ed) you by critizing your drinking?

(WHEN YOU WERE DRINKING), HAVE (DID) PEOPLE EVER ANNOY(ED) YOU BY CRITIZING YOUR DRINKING?
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C62

Have you ever felt bad or guilty about drinking?

HAVE YOU EVER FELT BAD OR GUILTY ABOUT DRINKING?
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C63

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'?

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'?
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C64

Comparing with two years ago, your weight is...

COMPARING WITH TWO YEARS AGO, YOUR WEIGHT IS...
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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

How tall are you without shoes?

HOW TALL ARE YOU WITHOUT SHOES?
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C68A

During the last two years, have you had any of the following problems or incoveniences?-Frequent swelling in your feet or ankles

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING PROBLEMS OR INCOVENIENCES?-FREQUENT SWELLING IN YOUR FEET OR ANKLES
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C68B

During the last two years, have you had any of the following problems or incoveniences?-Difficulty breathing while lying down

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING PROBLEMS OR INCOVENIENCES?-DIFFICULTY BREATHING WHILE LYING DOWN
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C68C

During the last two years, have you had any of the following problems or incoveniences?-Fainting spells or vertigo

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING PROBLEMS OR INCOVENIENCES?-FAINTING SPELLS OR VERTIGO
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C68D

During the last two years, have you had any of the following problems or incoveniences?-Intense thirst

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING PROBLEMS OR INCOVENIENCES?-INTENSE THIRST
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C68E

During the last two years, have you had any of the following problems or incoveniences?-Severe fatigue or exhaustion

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING PROBLEMS OR INCOVENIENCES?-SEVERE FATIGUE OR EXHAUSTION
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C68F

During the last two years, have you had any of the following problems or incoveniences?-Wheezing or coughing or bringing up phlegm

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING PROBLEMS OR INCOVENIENCES?-WHEEZING OR COUGHING OR BRINGING UP PHLEGM
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C68G

During the last two years, have you had any of the following problems or incoveniences?-Pain in lower limbs while (or after) walking

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING PROBLEMS OR INCOVENIENCES?-PAIN IN LOWER LIMBS WHILE (OR AFTER) WALKING
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C68H

During the last two years, have you had any of the following problems or incoveniences?-Stomach pain, indigestion, diarrhea

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING PROBLEMS OR INCOVENIENCES?-STOMACH PAIN, INDIGESTION, DIARRHEA
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C68I

During the last two years, have you had any of the following problems or incoveniences?-Involuntary loss of urine

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING PROBLEMS OR INCOVENIENCES?-INVOLUNTARY LOSS OF URINE
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C68J

During the last two years, have you had any of the following problems or incoveniences?-Pain or burning when urinating

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING PROBLEMS OR INCOVENIENCES?-PAIN OR BURNING WHEN URINATING
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C68K

During the last two years, have you had any of the following problems or incoveniences?-Bleeding when urinating or defecating

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING PROBLEMS OR INCOVENIENCES?-BLEEDING WHEN URINATING OR DEFECATING
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C68L

During the last two years, have you had any of the following problems or incoveniences?-Sweating while sleeping

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING PROBLEMS OR INCOVENIENCES?-SWEATING WHILE SLEEPING
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C68M

During the last two years, have you had any of the following problems or incoveniences?-Bleeding while coughing

DURING THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING PROBLEMS OR INCOVENIENCES?-BLEEDING WHILE COUGHING
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C69A

Are you missing any limb or part of your legs or arms due to an accident or illness?

ARE YOU MISSING ANY LIMB OR PART OF YOUR LEGS OR ARMS DUE TO AN ACCIDENT OR ILLNESS?
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If Are you missing any limb or part of your legs or arms due to an accident or illness? = 1. Yes
2. No
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C69B

In the last two years, have you lost an extremity or part of your feet or arms due to an accident sickness?

IN THE LAST TWO YEARS, HAVE YOU LOST AN EXTREMITY OR PART OF YOUR FEET OR ARMS DUE TO AN ACCIDENT SICKNESS?
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C70

Have you ever/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/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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C71

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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C72

Interviewer: With what frequency did the respondent need help to answer Section C. Health?

INTERVIEWER: WITH WHAT FREQUENCY DID THE RESPONDENT NEED HELP TO ANSWER SECTION C. HEALTH?
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