Search Resources (English): Impact on women

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Private health insurance for women?
Discusses, in response to the Chaoulli decision, the direct and indirect effects of privatized health care on women. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Common occurrence: the impact of homelessness on women's health: phase II: community-based action research - final report
Examines the question of women and homelessness (visible and hidden) in Toronto. Demonstrates that homelessness is a women's health issue. Provides recommendations for the health care system to improve its responsiveness and effectiveness in supporting women.
Published: 2002
An anthology on women, health and environment
Examines environmental factors affecting women's health. Details how women, health and environment are linked concepts. Covers such topics as water quality, nutrition and agriculture, housing and shelter, and more. (See Details)
Published: 1994
Biotechnology, women and health
Takes a closer look at the Canadian Biotechnology Strategy, and it's possible impacts and effects on women's health. (See Details)
Published: 2001
Surviving on hope is not enough: women's health, poverty, justice and income support in Manitoba (large print version)
Examines how Manitoban policies concerning income support programs affect women's health. Presents recommendations for change based on the difficultires women in this research experienced. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Exposing privatization: women and health care reform in Canada
Examines health care privatization and its impact on women. Highlights the impact of health care reform on women's participation in the decision-making process.
Published: 2002
The feminization of health care migration: women pay the cost of global restructuring
Looks at the implications for women of richer countries' recruitment of health care workers from developing countries. (See Details)
Published: 2006
WHEALTH study: women's reports of childhood abuse
Reports on data collected in an ongoing project on midlife women's health and the process through which women retrospectively reconcile experiences of childhood abuse.
Published: 2001
WAVE: women and AIDS virtual education
Provides online education and support services to HIV+ women who may not have access to direct support services and information and resources to healthcare educators and professionals in order to help them support women living with HIV in their communities. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Trade agreements, home care and women's health
Seeks to further the understanding of the consequences of trade liberalization for Canadian women in the specific health sector of home care. (See Details)
Published: 2004