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Blurring the boundaries: women's caring work and Manitoba health care reform  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/CEWH/RB/bulletin-vol3no1EN.pdf

Examines how caring work has been transformed as a result of health care reforms in Manitoba, and how care porviders have been affected.

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Published: 2002
Guidelines for examining women, work and caring in the new millennium  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/CEWH/RB/bulletin-vol3no1EN.pdf

Analyses the forces, structure and relationships that construct women as carers and undervalue care work.

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Published: 2002
Work/life: a healthy balance?  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/CEWH/RB/bulletin-vol3no1EN.pdf

Article appears in the Spring 2002 issue of the Research Bulletin (Vol. 3, No. 1). Provides a brief description of the Health Balance Research Program (HBRP), a five-year project that aims to foster a "healthy balance" between women's health, family life and earning a living, led by the Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health and the Nova Scotia Advisory Council on the Status of Women.

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Published: 2002
Mothers caring for children with cancer  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/CEWH/RB/bulletin-vol3no1EN.pdf

Explores the specific caring tasks that mothers of children with cancer perform and captured the women's perceptions of the health impact of those tasks.

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Published: 2002
Privatization and women's health in Canada: tracking the effects of health care reform  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/CEWH/RB/bulletin-vol1no2EN.pdf

Summarizes work done and commissioned by the National Coordinating Group on Health Care Reform and Women, which examined the impacts of health care reform on women as patients, providers, and decision-makers.

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Published: 2001
Restructuring and women's health: the fisheries crisis in Newfoundland  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/CEWH/RB/bulletin-vol2no2EN.pdf

Examines the relationship between restructuring and women's health in a fisheries-dependent region of Newfoundland in the wake of the groundfish crisis.

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Published: 2001
Empowerment in the context of poverty: low-income mothers in Saskatoon  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/CEWH/RB/bulletin-vol2no2EN.pdf

Discusses the impact of poverty of the health of women.

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Published: 2001
Women and health care reform  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/health-reform.pdf

Examines how health care reforms have impacted women, their health, work, and financial well-being.

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Published: 2000, 2002
Poverty is hazardous to women's health: and we can do something about it  
http://www.cwhn.ca/node/39579

Summarizes findings and recommendations of Women's Health Clinic's study, "Women, Income and Health in Manitoba," which shows that women living in poverty may get sick and die sooner.

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Published: 2002
If women mattered: a critical view of the Canadian Biotechnology Strategy and alternative visions for community action  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/groups/biotech/altcbs/altcbs.pdf

Encourages critical questioning and debate. Briefly examines some aspects of the Canadian government's policy on biotechnology - the Canadian Biotechnology Strategy (CBS) - and its implications for women and women's health. Explores some alternative principles and approaches to promote health protection and public good.

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Published: 2001