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ALVES, Rômulo Romeu da Nóbrega; ALVES, Humberto da Nóbrega; BARBOZA, Raynner Rilke Duarte  and  SOUTO, Wedson de Medeiros Silva. The influence of religiosity on health. Ciênc. saúde coletiva [online]. 2010, vol.15, n.4, pp. 2105-2111. ISSN 1413-8123.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1413-81232010000400024.

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