Search Resources (English): Gender differences

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Women take care: gender, race, and the culture of AIDS
Provides an analysis of women, AIDS, and representation (in both print and visual culture) with a specfic focus on the issue of care and the "good woman" figure.
Published: 2001
The gender workplace health gap in Europe
Looks at how embedded gender assumptions affect occupational health.
Published: 2003
Women and heart health
Identifies the unique signs of heart attack in women and lists tips for improving heart health. (See Details)
Published: 2001-2005
Gender and blindness
Examines differences between men and women and blindness, including how women bear a greater burden of blindness than men and women's barriers to use of eye-care services. (See Details)
Published: 2002
The gender balance of employment in rural and small town Canada
Analyses rural-urban differences in the patterns of employment of women and men. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Gender differences in smoking uptake and tobacco use among adolescents
Presents a literature review of gender differences in the predictors of smoking acquisition by adolescents.
Published: 1995
Gender, health and development in the Americas: basic indicators, 2005
Provides basic statistical indicators that illustrate the differences between women and men in terms of health status and its socioeconomic determinants. (See Details)
Published: 2005
Dementia/Alzheimer's disease
Offers a summary of the magnitude of dementia in Canada, research on risk factors and preventive factors, caregiving issues, and health policy implications. (From Women's Health Surveillance Report: A Multidimensional Look at the Health of Canadian Women) (See Details)
Published: 2004
Connecting gender & ageing: a sociological approach
Looks at the differential social effects of ageing on women's and men's roles, relationships and identity.
Published: 1995
Gender and health in disasters
Examines gender differences in vulnerability to and impact of disasters, including exposure to risk, risk perception, preparedness, response, physical impact, psychological impact, recovery and reconstruction. (See Details)
Published: 2002