Search Resources (English): Gender differences

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Including gender in health planning: a guide for regional health authorities
Presents some background and history of gender-based analysis. Provides checklists to assist health planners and decision-makers in considering women's and men's shared and differing needs. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Gender and tuberculosis
Examines the gender dimensions of tuberculosis (TB). Calls for more research on gender and TB and the incorporation of gender issues in training curricula for service providers and TB program managers. (See Details)
Published: 2002
Gender for journalists: a toolkit
This toolkit aims to provide journalists with an understanding of gender issues, and of the roles and responsibilities of women and men in society, so that their reporting will be accurate and gender sensitive. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Women and substance abuse: gender transparency
Examines differences between women engaged in drug treatment and women who are not engaged in drug treatment.
Published: 1999
Frequently asked questions about women, girls and HIV
Provides answers to frequently asked questions about HIV and how it relates specifically to women and girls. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Gender differences in bacterial STIs in Canada
States that the reported rate of chlamydia is much higher among women than men, whereas the reverse is true for gonorrhea and infectious syphilis. (From Women's Health Surveillance Report: A Multidimensional Look at the Health of Canadian Women) (See Details)
Published: 2004
Women and the health care industry: an unhealthy relationship?
Provides a critical look at the kind of health care provided for women by mainstream medicine. Argues that the current system is primarily designed to meet the needs of health care providers-especially the drug companies.
Published: 1995
Diagnosis and treatment of coronary heart disease in women: systematic reviews of evidence on selected topics
Provides systematic reviews and meta-analyses on key topics related to coronary heart disease (CHD) in women. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Reducing health disparities: roles of the health sector: discussion paper
Discusses factors associated with health disparities in Canada, including socio-economic status (SES), Aboriginal identity, gender and geographic location. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Gender, health and ageing
Examines the gender differences in patterns and impact of major diseases of the elderly, as well as in access to health care services. (See Details)
Published: 2003