Health determinants

Health determinants

Health for all Ontarians: a provincial dialogue on the determinants of health

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English
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Author: 
Premier's Council on Health, Well-being and Social Justice
Publisher: 
Queen's Printer for Ontario
Publication Date: 
1994
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides insight into Ontarians' current understanding of the determinants of health and proposes actions that can lead to improved health and well-being.

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HEAD.P74 1994
ISBN 0777829142

Wealth and health, health and wealth

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Reg Warren
Publisher: 
Queen's Printer for Ontario
Publication Date: 
1994
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Examines how social, economic, or environmental determinants are related to the health of Ontarians and to reflect upon the policy and program implications implied by these determinants.

ISBN/ISSN: 
HEAD.W37 1994
ISBN 077828340

Provincial profile of women's health: a statistical overview of health indicators for women in British Columbia

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Women's Health Bureau
Publisher: 
British Columbia Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Victoria, BC

Provides a quantitative picture of women's health by region on selected women's health issues. Outlines six health goals and their corresponding objectives illustrating how they may be used as a framework for planning in women's health. Intended to offer key health information on selected women's health issues to health authorities and health planners. Issues include: living and working conditions, opportunities, the environment, health services and access to them, aboriginal health, heart disease, cancer, chronic disabling conditions, mental illness, and suicide.

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WOMH.W66 1999

British Columbia Ministry of Health, Children's, Women's and Seniors' Health Branch

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All women
Organization Type: 
Governmental Body
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Policy development

The Children's, Women's and Seniors' Health Branch is responsible for providing subject matter expertise, critical analysis and advice to the Ministry of Health on issues affecting the health of women and seniors. The branch will monitor current planning, policies and programs and work with stakeholders to ensure that key women's, children's and seniors' health issues are reflected within the health care system.

Primary Telephone: 
250-952-1742
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-465-4911
Street Address: 
1515 Blanchard St
City: 
Victoria
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V8W 3C8

Why are some people healthy and others not: the determinants of health of populations

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Robert G. Evans
Morris L. Barer
Theodore R. Marmor
Publisher: 
Aldine De Gruyter
Publication Date: 
1994
Publication Place: 
Hawthorne, NY

Discusses the findings of a five-year study, under the auspices of the population health program of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research that probed the links between social hierarchy, the macroenvironmental factors in illness patterns, the quality of the microenvironment and other determinants of health. Provides an understanding of the underlying public health issues for the next several decades.

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ISBN 0202304906
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