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Aboriginal diabetes initiative: First Nations on-reserve and Inuit in Inuit communities: program framework

Outlines the Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative, a Health Canada project designed to help meet the needs of Aboriginal people in combating the epidemic of type 2 diabetes in their communities. Describes the target population, program purpose, program objectives, program elements, delivery model, funding, criteria and implementation, and monitoring and evaluation, for the Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative.

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Published: 2000
Literature review: best mechanisms to influence health risk behaviour

Provides a critical appraisal of the published literature that exists in the areas of health promotion and prevention and the area of public policy to identify best mechanisms to influence health risk behaviour among women in Ontario.

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Published: 2000
Women's Health Queensland Wide Inc.

Promotes women's health through information and educational services, for both the community in general and health care providers, in the state of Queensland, Australia. Web site includes links to health information, library services, events, related sites, and invites the reader to ask health questions.

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Published: 2001
Bridging the visions: a guide to shared action about women and tobacco

Refocuses the tobacco control strategies of health and community organizations to include a more comprehensive, woman-centred, health determinants approach. Promotes the importance of adopting a community development approach designed specifically for women that involves collaboration among many different partners to reduce women's exposure to and use of tobacco. Designed to be used by health organizations, women's groups and other community groups committed to women's health and well-being. Provides ideas on how to design and implement effective strategies.

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Published: 1996
Mind the sex gap: bridging sexual and reproductive health and HIV prevention for young heterosexual males

Explores young men's perceptions of sexual behaviours, roles, and responsibilities, and pinpoints obstacles and gaps in their sexual health decision-making. Provides a list of recommendations to policy makers and sexual health practitioners for improving HIV/AIDS prevention services for young men and women.

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Published: 2004
Women talking about health: getting started with workshops and groups
Details ways that women can get together to talk about health. Includes information on how to hold health workshops, how to form self-help support groups, and how to do peer counselling with another woman.
Published: 1988
The female condom: a guide for planning and programming
Provides an overview of the female condom and summarizes current knowledge and program experience with its provision in a variety of settings. (See Details)
Published: 2000
Health promotion strategies & methods
Articulates the kep principles and processes of health promotion to enable pactitioners to select, plan and implement effective programs for the promotion of better health for any issue, group or location.
Published: 1999
BC First Nations health handbook: a companion document to the BC HealthGuide
A companion document to the BC Healthguide, this handbook is directed to first nations people who have difficulties accessing health care services. Intended to help aboriginal people make positive and informed health decisions. Desribes how and when to use the BC HealthGuide, who are aboriginal peoples of BC, consumer health rights, health services to First Nations, rural and remote communities, and a glossary of Aboriginal and Health Related Terms. (See Details)
Published: 2000
The unfinished revolution in contraception: convenience, consumer access and choice
Examines the gap between reproductive health needs and the information, technology and services currently available to meet them. Looks at ways to make contraceptive methods more convenient and effective for women and their partners. (See Details)
Published: 2004