Breast cancer

Breast cancer

Proceedings of the Eyes Wide Open: Breast Cancer and the Environment Conference. Peterborough, Ontario. October 11 and 12, 200

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EYES WIDE OPEN: Breast Cancer and the Environment Conference Steering Committee
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2001
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Peterborough, ON

Presents the proceedings of a conference that looked at the strong linkages between environmental factors and breast cancer.

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Breast cancer

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Health Canada
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2002, 2004
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Ottawa, ON

Discusses risks factors related to breast cancer. Offers suggested lifestyle changes and/or behaviours to help minimize the risk.

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ISBN 0662372131
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Series: It's Your Health

Report on the National Forum on Breast Cancer

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Health Canada
Publication Date: 
1994
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Ottawa, ON

Summarizes the themes addressed at a national workshop where the objective was to lay the groundwork for action and mobilize resources for breast cancer research, prevention and care.

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BREC.N38 1994
ISBN 0662224280

Lies, damn lies and public protection: corporate responsibility and breast cancer activism

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English
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Laura Potts
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Journal of International Women's Studies
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Bridgewater, MA

Discusses breast cancer risk and responsibility discourses between health professionals, epidemiologists, statutory bodies, and activists.

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BREC.P67 2001
ISSN 15398706
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Includes bibliographical references.

"Voices and faces": a qualitative study of rural women and a breast cancer self-help group via an audio teleconferencing network

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
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Jon Church
Vernon Curran
Shirley Solberg
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Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2000
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Ottawa, ON

Summarizes research that developed an explanatory model of the use of audio teleconferencing in the provision of social support to survivors of breast cancer among women living in rural Newfoundland.

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ISSN 14963612

Public health vs. chemoprevention

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Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
Women and Health Protection (WHP)
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Sharon Batt
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Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses chemoprevention experiments, which test potent drugs to prevent disease, and the risks, particularly for Canadian women, of these experiments.

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ISSN 14963612
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Includes bibliographical references.

Guide to developing local breast cancer information sheets

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English
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Susanne Arnold
Joanne Pawelek
Susanne Arnold
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Breast Cancer InfoLink, Prairies/NWT
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Calgary, AB

Designed to assist local and regional groups prepare and use their own information sheets (InfoSheets) to help individuals and organizations find out about breast cancer information and support services that are available in their area.

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BREC.G85 1997

Regional symposium of the Canadian Breast Cancer Network: Activity Report: "Think globally -- act locally": May 6 and 7, 1995

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English
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Micheline St-Onge
Huguette Martin
Lise Lussier
Thérèse Péloquin
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Canadian Breast Cancer Network
Publication Date: 
1995
Publication Place: 
Montreal, QC

Presents the conference proceedings of the 1995 Symposium of the Canadian Breast Cancer Network held in Montréal.

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BREC.S25 1995

Does gender count?: Differences in English-Canadian beliefs, attitudes and behaviours towards breast cancer and infertility: des

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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
National Network on Environment and Women's Health (NNEWH)
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Gina Feldberg
Lisa Strohschein
Karen R. Grant
Dominika Wranik-Lohrenz
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National Network on Environments and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Aims to provide an empirical framework for statements about Canadian attitudes towards, or use of, technologies and complementary care.

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NNEWH GEND.F45 2001
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Includes bibliographical references.

The emerging picture: a final report on action planning workshops for the Canadian Breast Cancer Network

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Tides Turning Consultants
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Tides Turning Consultants
Publication Date: 
1995
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Describes the key issues and priorities as discussed by over 130 women in Halifax, Toronto and Vancouver sessions of the Canadian Breast Cancer Network action planning workshops.

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BREC.T53 1995
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