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Manitoba women's health strategy 2011

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Manitoba Health
Publication Date: 
2011
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

The result of 10 regional consultations throughout the province, carried out with the assistance of the Women's Health Clinic. Revisits the initial Manitoba Women’s Health Strategy which was developed in 2000-2001 to provide a foundation on which to build a new approach to women’s health.

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A profile of women's health in Manitoba

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English
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Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
L Donner
H. Isfeld
M. Haworth-Brockman
C. Forsey
Publisher: 
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence
Publication Date: 
November 2008
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

The Profile presents and blends current health administrative and surveillance data and up-to-date research literature, with the additional investment of local knowledge about the lives of women in this province. The goal of the publication is to demonstrate how gender-based analysis can make health services in Manitoba more relevant and appropriate to improve women’s health, redress inequities and achieve consistent high quality of care in the health system.

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Contact office for a copy. Also available online.
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ISBN: 9781897250181

Poverty: our voices, our views

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
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Online
Publisher: 
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Presents a photovoice project display by low-income women in Winnipeg. Represents their experiences of living in poverty, and the barriers and the supports found in their communities. Link requires PowerPoint.

Finding breast cancer early could save your life (Farsi/Persian)

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Farsi/Persian
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Manitoba Breast Screening Program
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Winnipeg, MB

Describes the Manitoba Breast Screening Program, what a woman can expect when she has a mammogram, how long she has to wait to get her results, and how to book an appointment, in Farsi/Persian.

Finding breast cancer early could save your life (Russian)

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Russian
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Manitoba Breast Screening Program
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Describes the Manitoba Breast Screening Program, what a woman can expect when she has a mammogram, how long she has to wait to get her results, and how to book an appointment, in Russian.

Finding breast cancer early could save your life (Urdu)

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Urdu
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Paper
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Manitoba Breast Screening Program
Publication Place: 
Winnpeg, MB

Describes the Manitoba Breast Screening Program, what a woman can expect when she has a mammogram, how long she has to wait to get her results, and how to book an appointment, in Urdu.

Producing a profile of the health of Manitoba women: background report

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Lissa Donner
Publisher: 
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Proposes a set of proposed indicators of the health of Manitoba women.

In for the long haul: women's organizations in Manitoba

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English
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Paper
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Author: 
Joan Grace
Publisher: 
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives-MB
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Identifies the many diverse organizations that comprise the women's movement in Manitoba, and how these organizations and groups express their feminist ideas and how they undertake their political action strategies.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0886274435

Fast facts: stop warehousing women

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English
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Online
Author: 
Elizabeth Comack
Publisher: 
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives-MB
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses the distressing living conditions of incarcerated women in the Portage Correctional Centre (Manitoba).

Sex differences in health status, health care use, and quality of care: a population-based analysis for Manitoba's Regional Heal

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English
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Author: 
Randy Fransoo
Patricia Martens
Elaine Burland
Heather Prior
Charles Burchill
Dan Chateau
Randy Walld
Publisher: 
Manitoba Centre for Health Policy
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Provides an overview of male/female differences in health status, health service use, and quality of care, as revealed by analysis of administrative health care data files.

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GEND.F73 2005
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Includes bibliographical references.
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