Search Resources (English): Health education, Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)

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Mitral valve prolapse - a benign syndrome?

This article highlights a personal account illustrating medicine's failure to treat seriously a heart condition experienced by 20% of women. Describes Mitral Valve Prolapse; association between MVP and endocarditis. 

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Published: 1983
How to beat back pain during pregnancy

This article offers practical advice to overcome common pregnancy-related complaint. Illustrates the importance of understanding the basic changes that happen to the body during pregnancy. Offers a list of exercises designed for pregnancy. 

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Published: 1985
A different parent

This article explores disabilty and parenting. Introduces the educational video "Talking it Out in the Family," a project  to help improve communication in families by sharing the experiences of parents with disabilities and their families.  

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Published: 1990