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The changing nature of home care and its impact on women's vulnerability to poverty  
https://www.researchgate.net/publication/265454170_The_Changing_Nature_of_Home_Care_and_Its_Impact_on_Women%27s_Vulnerability_to_Poverty

Studies how women's roles as unpaid and underpaid caregivers contribute to the income gap between women and men.

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Published: 2000
Transgender primary medical care: suggested guidelines for clinicians in British Columbia  
http://lgbtqpn.ca/wp-content/uploads/woocommerce_uploads/2014/08/Guidelines-primarycare.pdf

Provides guidelines and information to assist the primary medical care provider (family physician or nurse) to give appropriate care to their transgender patients.

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Published: 2006
Women and mental health in Canada: strategies for change  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/CMHArecommendations.pdf

Examines mental health services for women in Canada and provides recommendations to improve Canadian women's mental health.

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Published: 1987
Mainstreaming women's mental health: building a Canadian strategy  
http://bccewh.bc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/2003_Mainstreaming-Womens-Mental-Health-Building-a-Canadian-Strategy.pdf

Briefly reviews the evidence with respect to sex and gender differences in mental health as they pertain to women. Provides recommendations for a national women's mental health strategy.

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Published: 2003
Improving conditions: integrating sex and gender into federal mental health and addictions policy  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/ImprovingConditions.pdf

Examines factors across the lifespan that demonstrate why an examination of sex differences and gender influences is crucial to any policy work in mental health and substance use.

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Published: 2006
Unwanted pregnancy

Briefly examines how unwanted pregnancies occur, and details the choices available to Canadian women facing an unplanned pregnancy.

Published: 1999
Towards healthy environments for children: frequently asked questions about breastfeeding in a contaminated environment  
http://nnewh.org/images/upload/attach/7437POLICY%20SHEET.NNEWH.2pg.pdf

Argues that breastmilk is safer and healthier for children than manufactured infant formulas, even in a contaminated environment.

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Published: 2005
We're not sick: we're women: blood money  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/finalBLOOD%20MONEYad.qrk.pdf

Presents a social marketing poster examining menstrual suppression and its potential impact on women's health.

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Published: 2004
Emergency contraception in Canada: increasing access and improving reproductive health  
http://www.whp-apsf.ca/pdf/ECbackgrounderEN.pdf

Argues that emergency contraception (ECP) should be made available without a scheduled status — that is without pharmacist assistance or intervention.

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Published: 2005
How being black and female affects your health  
http://www.womenshealthmatters.ca/health-resources/health-information/resources/feature-article/how-being-black-and-female-affects-your-health-(womens-health-matters-article)

Discusses how the health of many Black women is affected in a negative way by factors such as gender, culture, poverty, racism, and increased risk of certain diseases. Describes how some Black women do not have access to culturally competent healthcare – that is, healthcare that meets their social, cultural and linguistic needs.

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Published: 2007