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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
Unwanted pregnancy

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

Published: 1999
Lesbian Gay Bi Youth Line  
http://www.youthline.ca/index.php

Provides a confidential peer support phone line for lesbian, gay and bisexual youth in Ontario. Works with other organizations and agencies to provide a network of support and information to lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer, two-spirited and transgendered youth. Phone numbers: 1-800-268-YOUTH (1-800-268-9688) across Ontario, or (416) 962-YOUTH (962-9688) in the 416/905 local calling area.

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CDM Bulletin: medicare and the "European model"  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/cdm-europe.pdf

Looking at the european model, discusses how private insurance for medically necessary physician and hospital services does not improve access to publicly insured services, does not lower costs or improve quality of care, can increase wait times for those not privately insured, and can exacerbate human resources shortages in the public sector.

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La santé et la sécurité d'abord! : proposition en vue de renouvellement de la législation fédérale en matière de protection de l

Expose une proposition de créer une nouvelle loi, la Loi sur la protection de la santé du Canada (en remplaçant la Loi sur les aliments et drogues, la Loi sur les produits dangereux, la Loi sur la quarantaine et la Loi sur les dispositifs émettant des radiations, et en modifiant les lois telles que la Loi sur le tabac). Présente les raisons pour cette revue législative et une vue d'ensemble de la proposition du gouvernement. Donne des termes en discussion sur lesquelles l'avis des canadiens et canadiennes est en solicité y inclu: les valeur fondamentales; des lacunes dans la législation en force; des problèmes de catégorisation des «produits de santé»; la protection des renseignements personnels sur la santé recueillis par le gouvernement; les pouvoirs de réglementation et la mise en application de la loi; et l'intervention d'urgence. Explique les manières par lesquelles les canadiens et les canadiennes peuvent s'exprimer sur tous les questions autour de la nouvelle loi. Disponible aussi en anglais sous le titre: Health and safety first!: a proposal to renew federal health protection legislation.

Published: 2003
Violence: the many forms

Discusses various forms of violence against women, including psychological and verbal abuse, date rape, and violence in teen relationships. Provides the phone numbers of help lines in Quebec which offer support, information, and referral to appropriate services.

RU 486: the 'abortion pill'

Describes how this progesterone antagonist works to terminate the gestation of an early pregnancy.

Published: 1996, 2001
Where is the money for women's rights? Assessing the role of donors in the promotion of women's rights and the support of women'

Explores trends in the funding landscape to propose possible strategies for women's organisations to get the resources they need to advance in their work.

Published: 2006
Additional options for the medical treatment of endometriosis. Part II: danazol and Gn-RH agonists

Discusses danazol, Gn-RH angonists, and other therapies for the treatment of endometriosis.

Published: 2005
The hidden grief of miscarriage

Presents a personal perspective on coping with grief following a miscarriage.