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Thu, 2007-05-10 23:00
Many of us take our hearing and ability to speak for granted. Whether we are chatting with a group of friends, playing on the basketball court or listening to the radio, our ability to communicate is vital in our everyday activities.   For 1 in 10...
Thu, 2007-05-10 23:00
May 2, 2007 Are people born gay or lesbian? Sexual orientation is not a choice For the International Day Against Homophobia on next May 17, Fondation Émergence is launching its annual awareness campaign. This leads us to ask: Is being gay a question of...
Thu, 2007-05-10 23:00
From: The Epoch Times Health Canada 's approval last July of a vaccine that protects women from a common from of cervical cancer may have been premature, say experts. Canada's record for treatment of cervical cancer is adequate, they say, and fast-...
Wed, 2007-05-09 23:00
The Canadian Health Services Research Foundation has developed a new database of tools to help organizations create, share and use research." They collect strategies, stories, frameworks, evaluation plans and other literature, categorized into resources...
Wed, 2007-05-09 23:00
From the Canadian Health Network Although we can't predict when emergencies will happen, there are ways that we can prepare for them... Read more >>>
Wed, 2007-05-09 23:00
From the Canadian Health Network Good health means having both good physical and good mental health. This is the first in a two-part series on mental health promotion, an umbrella term for strategies and activities aimed at having a positive effect on...
Wed, 2007-05-09 23:00
May 2, 2007 From Prevent Cancer Now and the Saunders-Matthey Cancer Prevention Coalition   Most research studies, media attention and cancer organizations ignore cancer prevention, over-emphasize pharmaceutical 'cures'   Cancer is now or will soon be the...
Wed, 2007-05-09 23:00
This week is National Mental Health Week (May 7th-13th 2007)  http://www.cmha.ca/bins/index.asp   The Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence recently released a paper related to rural women and mental health.   The authors will be availabe this week...
Wed, 2007-05-09 23:00
May 2, 2007 DURHAM, N.H. - Breastfeeding and the good fats in Omega-3 fatty acids help new moms fight depression, according to a new article published in the most recent issue of the International Breastfeeding Journal by a University of New Hampshire...
Wed, 2007-05-09 23:00
Tuesday, May 8, 2007 Labeling laws 6 months later: What’s changed? We still have toxic chemicals in our cosmetics! Breast Cancer Action Montreal supporters will rally in the downtown core on May 16 to demand the elimination of toxic chemicals in...
Tue, 2007-04-10 23:00
The spring issue of CrossCurrents: The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health, focusing on women and substance use, is now available. Published by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto, CrossCurrents informs and educates health...
Tue, 2007-04-10 23:00
From the Canadian Health Network Knowing what's involved is the best preparation... Read more >>>
Tue, 2007-04-10 23:00
Canada's new Food Guide - choices and flexibility for everyoneFrom the Canadian Health NetworkEating Well with Canada 's Food Guide is significantly different from the 1992 version... Read more >>> 04/11/2007
Tue, 2007-04-10 23:00
So how did Stephen do in his first year of child care? Well, he must improve his active listening skills and shouldn't be allowed to play with scissors after the drastic cuts he made to child care. What do you think of Stephen Harper's record on child...
Tue, 2007-04-10 23:00
his document presents the results of an environmental scan on health research transfer (RT) commissioned by the Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR) to inform its planning processes. The scan assesses the current state of support for...
Tue, 2007-04-10 23:00
ANEB Québec is a non-profit organization whose mission is to assist people suffering directly or indirectly from an eating disorder.
Wed, 2007-03-21 23:00
Public Involvement in Canada - How to Get Started CPRN has created a new tool for anyone starting from scratch to develop a public involvement project. A Learning Guide to Public Involvement in Canada was designed to be a self-managed reference tool with...
Wed, 2007-03-21 23:00
"JABBER", the NAWL e-Journal (Winter 2007)Link: http://www.nawl.ca/ns/en/Actions/2007WinterEjournal.html -- HIGHLIGHTS --NAWL's Valentine to MPsCAMPUS COCKTAILS with NAWLActions for March 8th -- IWD !NAWL Conference: Mothering in LawAre YOU a member of...
Wed, 2007-03-21 23:00
A Health Handbook for Women with Disabilities Women with disabilities often discover that the social stigma of disability and inadequate care are greater barriers to health than the disabilities themselves. A Health Handbook for Women with Disabilities...
Wed, 2007-03-21 23:00
FAFIA's paper on women and the fiscal imbalanceA copy of this document will also be posted on our website at www.fafia-afai.org . This document elaborates on how increased federal transfers to the provinces and territories represent a real opportunity...