In her airy, antiques-filled loft in Greenwich Village, Christine Lahti is trying to fight her way out of a box. Her hands pat the empty air in front of her. She is not very good at this. All of that would come later.
Dental fear among population aged 30 years and older in Finland
Lahti - Wikipedia
Lahti, situated kilometres north-east of the capital Helsinki, is the European Green Capital , recognition from Brussels for cities that have impressive environmental records. In just four years, Lahti is aiming to be carbon neutral. To put that in perspective Finland's national target is and the EU's So what can the rest of Europe learn from Lahti? Here are six environmentally friendly initiatives that other cities could try.
Objective: The aim of the study was to examine how the percentage of subjects reporting dental fear varied in accordance with age, gender, level of educational attainment, and marital status in a nationally representative sample of the adult population in Finland. Dental fear was measured with the question: "How afraid are you of visiting a dentist? Age-specific multiple logistic regression analyses were used to explore the associations between dental fear and age, gender, marital status, and level of educational attainment. Female gender was the best determinant of dental fear. Those with higher educational attainment were about half as likely to be very much afraid of dentistry compared to those with secondary educational attainment.
Award-winning actor Christine Lahti has stepped seamlessly into many roles: a doctor, a mother on the run from the law, a World War II-era riveter, a district attorney. You can also read an excerpt of the book and find out about area book signings this week. To a kind of awakening as a feminist.